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This safari is available throughout the year and guests will stay budget and midrange accommodation. We will visit the famous Murchison National Park where the waters of the Nile River squeeze through a narrow gorge. Hail as we enter Queen Elizabeth National Park where you will get to see tree-climbing lions. Chimpanzee tracking or Habituation is also included in this tour as well as visit to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and Lake Bunyonyi.
At guest hotel
Day 1: Welcome to Uganda & Transfer to Murchison Falls National Park
Your guide will pick you up early in the morning. He will also provide briefing on your upcoming safari and afterwards, we make our way to Murchison Falls National Park passing through the famous Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary, a private, non-profit, animal sanctuary in Uganda. The sanctuary also offers interesting activities including rhino trekking, bird watching, nature walks and relaxation. Late in the afternoon, we will have your first taste of game viewing at Murchison. This park boasts of the famous Murchison Falls, where the waters of the Nile River squeeze through a narrow gorge. This is also home to a number of mammals and has Uganda's largest population of Nile crocodiles.
4x4 vehicle shall be used for your safari in Uganda
All park fees
Day 2: Boat Safari and Game Drive
Today, we set out for an early morning game drive to find elusive predators such as Lions, Hyenas, Leopard, and Jackal among several others; all the while enjoying the beautiful savannah landscape. In the afternoon, we set out for a boat safari along the world-famous River Nile, which sets off at Paraa, going upstream to the base of the Murchison Falls. While on cruise, you will see Crocodiles, Hippos, and lizards. You will also chance upon Buffaloes, Elephants and Antelopes quenching their thirst and cooling off the heat by the river banks.
4x4 vehicle shall be used for your safari during your stay in Uganda
All park fees included.
Day 3: Transfer to Kibale National Park
4x4 vehicle for your safari in Uganda shall be used.
All park fees included.
Day 4: Chimpanzee Tracking or Chimpanzee Habituation Experience
Tracking chimpanzees is a unique experience that makes Safari in Uganda at par with its neighboring East African countries. There is nothing more exotic than starring in a real African jungle adventure. You get the real Ugandan atmosphere as you move through the bushes and watch the Chimps swing through the steady branches. If you can’t get enough, you may opt to do the habituation experience, which means you can spend the whole day with these amazing creatures. In the afternoon, we will continue our journey to her majesty, Queen Elizabeth National Park.
4x4 vehicle to be used for your stay in Uganda.
All park fees paid.
Day 5: Queen Elizabeth National Park
Today, you will get to see tree-climbing lions found in the southern area of the Queen Elizabeth National Park lazily lying up on the branches of the huge fig trees. Indulge at the sight of Uganda Kobs in the open Ishasha plains as well as other wildlife including elephants and Cheetah roaming freely in their natural habitat.
4x4 vehicle shall be used for your safari in Uganda.
Park fees paid.
Day 6: Game Drive & Boat safari
4x4 vehicle shall be used for your safari and stay in Uganda.
Day 7: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
We will set off for Bwindi Impenetrable National Park passing through Bushenyi Kitagata road. This is home to the mythical Kitagata hotspring. According to the locals, one of the springs was used by the former Omugabe (King of Ankole) and is known as Ekyomugabe. The other spring is believed to have healing powers and is known as Mulago, after Uganda's largest National Referral Hospital. We will also have a stopover to visit some museums in Kabale town. We then continue to pass through Ugandan soil along Kagamba and Ntungamo, which is heralded as the Switzerland part of Africa with its hilly nature and breeze. Finally, we will drive to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in southwestern Uganda where another amazing game drive adventure awaits.
Park fees included.
Day 8: Gorilla Tracking & Lake Bunyonyi
Gorilla tracking in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is the highlight of today’s activities. We begin with an informative orientation from the briefing center. The rangers will conduct the briefing then lead you to the forest for a walk in search of Gorillas. The park is home to colobus monkeys, chimpanzees, and birds such as hornbills and turacos. Most notably, half of the world's population of the critically endangered mountain gorillas is found here as well. An up close encounter with the Mountain gorillas is a once in a lifetime experience- a memory that Uganda will leave with you to cherish. In the afternoon, we head out to Lake Bunyonyi, a place known for its birds. Here, you will have the chance to see wide range of these beautiful creatures amid breathtaking views and landscape.
4x4 vehicle & boat cruise.
All park fees included
Day 9: Transfer to Kampala or Kigali in Rwanda
After breakfast, we head back to Kampala or Kigali depending on your next destination. Along the way, there will be a stopover at the equator in Masaka for lunch.
Covid-19 results valid 72 hours before your travel.
This booking is Non Refundable. You will not be entitled to any refund if you cancel this booking.