Gorillas & Gameparks
Trek to see the amazing Mountain Gorillas in Uganda or Rwanda, experience the Great Rift Valley with its soda and fresh water lakes abundant with bird and wildlife and white water raft near the source of the River Nile.
Please note that our itineraries are not set in stone and can be subject to change.
Days 1 to 4
Depart Nairobi - cross the Equator and drive down into The Great Rift Valley.
Lake Naivasha & Elsamere - the home of Joy Adamson & Elsa the lion, of Born Free fame, as well as cream teas!
Visit either Crater Lake Game Sanctuary or Hells Gate National Park (hire mountain bikes or walk through - the only park in Kenya where this is permitted).
Lake Nakuru National Park - including game drives to spot lion, leopard, buffalo, rhino, giraffe, zebra, gazelle & flamingo.
Days 5 to 10
Jinja - the source of the Nile, whitewater rafting, quad biking or visit a local education project.
Kampala - take a city tour of Uganda’s Capital
Lake Bunyonyi – a chance to see a school for orphans or a pygmy village
Mountain Gorilla trek - Optional trek to see these amazing creatures, the closest species related to man.
Days 11 to 13
Musanze, a small friendly Rwandan town
Kigali Genocide Memorial.
Days 14 to 19
Southern shores of Lake Victoria-bustling lively towns of Mwanza or Musoma
Maasai Mara safari – 2 game drives in this famous national park.
Travel is in our expedition truck, custom built in the UK at Oasis HQ with comfortable coach seats and baggage lockers. Accommodation is camping - sometimes we bush camp with no facilities and other times in campsites ranging from very basic to well-equipped. You and your fellow travellers will participate in the day to day activities such as buying food, cooking and gathering fire wood. The trip is led by two Oasis crew, a driver and tour leader. Their experience and knowledge will enable you to get the most out of your trip and to have an unforgettable experience as you travel overland.
The Oasis philosophy is to provide excellent value for money for budget conscious travellers without compromising their experiences. We want you to have the trip of a lifetime! For up to date information about the itinerary, visas, vaccinations, spending money, optional excursions and other useful information, please see our website or contact us anytime.
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