East Africa by Intrepid Travel

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east africa gorillas lakes plains basix plus local payment us$955 physical culture shock 21 days kampala to nairobi itinerary days 1-2 kampala/lake mburo from uganda s capital head to lake mburo for a game drive through the open plains marshes and acacia grasslands days 3-5 queen elizabeth national park spot pelicans eagles and hippos on a boat cruise on the kazinga channel or search for chimpanzees on a walking safari day 6 mbarara embark on an early morning game drive then continue to mbarara days 7-10 bwindi track the mountain gorillas of either bwindi or mgahinga national parks days 11-13 jinja visit bujagali falls take part in optional activities such as white water rafting or visit a nearby school project days 14-15 nairobi/kissii cross the great rift valley to the tea growing areas of western kenya day 16 lake victoria camp on the shores of the lake and choose from a range of optional activities such as a boat trip days 17-18 serengeti view lions cheetahs elephants and zebras and drift over the park on an optional balloon safari day 19 ngorongoro crater visit olduvai gorge home to earliest man before camping with a view over the crater days 20-21 mto wa mbu/nairobi view the abundant wildlife of the crater before travelling to mto wa mbu on the final day return to nairobi wild face of africa megan hassett accommodation camping 18 nts hotel 2 nts transport overland truck boat walking 4wd safari vehicle group size max 21 meals breakfast daily all meals while camping budget allow us$100 for meals not included departs selected sun notes 1 the tour price includes the trekking permit to see the gorillas in order to secure this a special deposit has to be paid at the time of booking please refer to p56 2 balloon safaris need to be booked in advance 3 the flight between kampala and nairobi is not included please book kenya airways flight kq413 as part of your international ticket 2007 start 31 dec 01 apr 13 may 24 jun 15 jul finish 20 jan 21 apr 02 jun 14 jul 04 aug 29 jul 12 aug 26 aug 16 sep 11 nov 30 dec 18 aug 01 sep 15 sep 06 oct 01 dec 19 jan 2008 20 jan 03 feb 24 feb 09 mar 13 apr 27 apr 09 feb 23 feb 15 mar 29 mar 03 may 17 may 08 jun 28 jun 22 jun 12 jul trip code · take a guided trek to see mountain gorillas · experience the wilds of the serengeti · 4wd safari into the ngorongoro crater · visit olduvai gorge yrc east africa gorilla safari basix plus local payment us$945 physical culture shock 22 days nairobi to kampala itinerary days 1-2 nairobi/lake nakuru visit a school on the outskirts of nairobi then head to lake nakuru enjoy an afternoon game drive in search of leopard and rhino days 3-4 lake naivasha after an early morning game drive travel on to the birdwatchers paradise lake naivasha there is a free day to take part in the optional activities such as a boat cruise day 5 loita hills travel across the great rift valley to the loita hills where we camp with the masai days 6-7 masai mara see lion elephant buffalo giraffe cheetah impala and more days 8-9 nairobi/kampala return to nairobi for a night then fly to kampala where we meet the expedition vehicle day 10 lake mburo spy a variety of antelope as well as hippos buffaloes and many water birds around the lake days 10-12 queen elizabeth national park enjoy game drives in the park a boat cruise on the kazinga channel and a walk through the kyambura gorge in search of chimpanzees day 13 mbarara after an early morning game drive continue to mbarara days 14-17 bwindi track mountain gorillas in either bwindi or mgahinga national parks enjoy forest walks or visit a nearby school days 18-22 jinja kampala head to jinja on the shores of lake victoria on the final day return to kampala accommodation camping 19 nts hotel 2 nts transport overland truck boat walking group size max 21 meals breakfast daily all meals while camping budget allow us$100 for meals not included departs selected sat notes 1.the tour price includes the trekking permit to see the gorillas in order to secure this a special deposit has to be paid at the time of booking please refer to p56 2 the flight between kampala and nairobi is not included please book kenya airways flight kq412 at 13:15 as part of your international ticket 2007 start 24 mar 05 may 16 jun 07 jul 21 jul finish 14 apr 26 may 07 jul 28 jul 11 aug 04 aug 18 aug 08 sep 03 nov 22 dec 25 aug 08 sep 29 sep 24 nov 12 jan 2008 12 jan 26 jan 16 feb 01 mar 05 apr 19 apr 02 feb 16 feb 08 mar 22 mar 26 apr 10 may 31 may 21 jun 14 jun 05 jul · spot game in the masai mara national reserve · visit lake nakuru national park · see the prolific birdlife of lake naivasha · experience masai life · meet mountain gorillas · go on safari in queen elizabeth national park geoff manchester founder while the focus is on the `big five animals there are so many others that are just as fascinating i speak of giraffe zebra gazelle hippos cheetah wildebeest etc so keep your eyes sharp mountain gorilla geoff `manch manchester yrh 23 trip code 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