9 Days Uganda Safari

Day 1: Nairobi - Kampala

Arrive at Entebbe Airport, a driver guide will welcome you and transfer you to Kampala for refreshment.

Accommodation at Nexus Resort

Meal plan ( Dinner & breakfast)

 

Day 2: Murchison Fall National Park

After breakfast transfer Northwards to Murchison falls National park en route tracking Rhinos in Ziwa Rhino sanctuary. After lunch in Masindi town, drive up to the top of Murchison falls, a magnificent spot where the Nile water compresses into a narrow gorge of over 1 km wide down through a 7 meter canyon forming a thunderous roar and a beautiful rainbow in a plume of spray- the wonders of the Nile River.

Accommodation at Murchison River Lodge

Meal plan (breakfast, lunch & dinner)

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Day 3: Nile Boat Cruise

After breakfast , tour the Northern part with a high concentration of savannah wildlife. Enjoy game viewing and photography of elephants, buffalos, waterbucks, hippos, giraffes, Uganda kobs and Lions, if you are lucky the leopards, plus a variety of bird species. After lunch, go for a two-hour cruise to the bottom of the mighty Murchison falls from where appalling water escapes through the narrow gorge forming a great thunderous uproar. Along the falls water birds and mammals are in great number. Return to the lodge for your dinner and an overnight.

Accommodation at Murchison River Lodge

Meal plan (breakfast, lunch& dinner)

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Day 4: Kibale Forest National Park

After breakfast, transfer to Murchison Falls NP heading southwest via the Albertine Escarpment of the great western Rift Valley while enjoying the sight of traditional homesteads and farms in this verdant country side. You take packed lunch or simply have an early lunch at Hoima. The Murchison - Kibale drive is approximately 7 to 9 hours depending on the weather conditions.

Accommodation at Mountains at the moon hotel

Meal plan (breakfast, lunch &dinner)

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Day 5: Chimpanzees Tracking

Wake up for an early morning breakfast and get ready for chimpanzees trekking in Kibale forest national park. You need to get to the park headquarters by 8.00am for briefing on the day's activity by the senior park ranger guide. Aat around 9.00am, you will be transferred to starting point from where the search for chimpanzees began. There are 95% chances of seeing the chimpanzees in this forest. By mid day you are expected to be back for lunch and later proceed to Queen Elizabeth NP for an evening game drive.

Accommodation at Mwenya safari lodge

Meal plan (breakfast, lunch&dinner)

 

Day 6: Queen Elizabeth National Park

After an early morning breakfast, undertake a morning game drive to the Kasenyi area expecting to view early morning predators such as leopards and lions, different antelope species, buffaloes, elephants, hippos, warthogs, waterbucks e.t.c. For birders, Queen Elizabeth NP is a birder's paradise with over 600 species including  a variety of migratory and Albertine Rift Endemic. In the afternoon you will walk down to the Kazinga channel for a boat cruise along the Kazinga channel between lakes Edward and George. This is the best place to see a cross section of all the wildlife in this park.

Accommodation at Mwenya safari lodge

Meal plan (breakfast, lunch & dinner)

 

Day 7: Ishasha sector - Bwindi National park

After an early breakfast transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable forest NP through the Ishasha - the southern sector of Queen Elizabeth NP for viewing tree climbing lions which are only here in the whole country. Savannah hotel is ideal for lunch after a game drive in Ishasha. Arrive in Bwindi in the evening.

Accommodation at Buhoma community campsite

Meal plan (breakfast, lunch &dinner)

 

Day 8: Gorilla Tracking in Bwindi

After an early breakfast, walk to the park headquarters for briefing and later follow the gorilla trial. It normally takes between 2 to 8 hours or even a day to encounter the gorillas. You will be allowed to stay in the presence of these awesome apes for at least an hour. It is advisable that you carry packed lunch as one cannot determine how long it may take to encounter the mountain gorillas. If time and energy allows, you may take a community tour to the Batwa community after tracking.

Accommodation at  Buhoma community campsite

Meal plan (breakfast, lunch & dinner)

 

Day 9:

After breakfast, transfer back to Kampala with lunch en route in Mbarara arrive in Kampala late afternoon to Entebbe Airport for your flight back home or Nairobi.


 

 

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