Big Game and Gorilla Safari - Odyssey Safaris - Where the Journey beings...

Big Game & Gorilla Safari

Details & Itinerary

The grand mix of game viewing and gorilla trekking. Stay in the Sanctuary’s original luxurious accommodation at the exclusive Sanctuary Olonana Camp for three nights. This award-winning tented camp is set on a private stretch of the River Mara in the epic Maasai Mara, Kenya’s most famous game reserve. After your transfer to Uganda, and an overnight stay in Entebbe, spend three nights at the Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp, nestled deep in the Bwindi National Park. This adventure is nothing short of unforgetable.


Days: 10

Countries: Uganda & Kenya

Depatures: Selected Days

Day One: Depart Home

Catch your overnight flight from your international airport to Nairobi.

Day Two – Five: Nairobi – Masai Mara National Reserve

Upon arrival at Nairobi International Airport, you will be met by a member of the Odyssey Safaris team who will assist you onto your light aircraft. From here you will be flown to Kichwa Tembo airstrip in the Masai Mara. On arrival, you will be met and transferred to the Sanctuary Olonana Camp.

Set on a private stretch of the Mara River in the heart of the Masai Mara, the inspiration for this camp came from the breath-taking natural wonders, an abundance of wildlife, and a dramatic river which runs right past its forest setting. Experienced guides will take you to the best-hidden spots and their custom safari vehicles offer all-round views, allowing for excellent photography opportunities.

Day Six: Masai Mara National Reserve – Entebbe 

Today you will be transferred back to Kichwa Tembo airstrip for your 30-minute flight to Wilson Airport. From Wilson Airport you take a short transfer to Jomo Kenyatta airport where you fly to Entebbe International Airport in Uganda. Finally, you are transferred to Hotel No.5 for your overnight stay.

Day Seven – Nine: Entebbe – Bwindi

Today you are transferred back to Entebbe Airport for your flight to Kihili Airstrip and then transferred to Sanctuary Gorilla Camp for your three-night stay. During your stay at Sanctuary Gorilla Camp, you will get the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to watch mountain gorillas in their natural habitat. One Gorilla trekking permit per person is included in this itinerary.

Day Seven – Nine: Bwindi – Entebbe – International Flight Home

Today you will be transferred back to the airstrip for your onward flight via light aircraft to Entebbe International Airport. Here you will connect with your onward flight home.