10 Days Uganda wildlife safari

  • Day 1: Drive to Murchison Falls National Park
  • Day 2: Game viewing and launch cruise safari in Murchison Falls.
  • Day 3: Transfer to Kibale Chimpanzee forest.
  • Day 4: Chimpanzee tracking in Kibale Forest.
  • Day 5: Wildlife Tour in Queen 
  • Day 6: Chimpanzee tracking in the Kyambura Gorge and transfer to 
  • Day 7: Gorilla Tracking in Bwindi 
  • Day 8: Drive to Lake Mburo National 
  • Day 9:  Game drive and Canoe 
  • Day 10: Drive to Kampala.

Package includes

  • Pick-up and drop-off in Kampala
  • Transport in a 4×4 safari vehicle
  • Services of an English speaking driver guide
  • Fuel for the whole trip
  • Accommodation and meal plan as per the itinerary
  • All park entrance fees
  • Drinking water while in the vehicle

Package Excludes

  • Pre and post tour accommodation in Entebbe or Kampala
  • International airfares
  • Uganda Visa (USD50.00 which can be paid on arrival at the Airport
  • Items of personal nature such as tips, drinks, and laundry

Day 1: Drive to Murchison Falls National Park.

After breakfast our guide will meet with you to brief you about the entire safari then start on a 4-5 hours’ drive to Murchison falls national park. You will make a stopover in masindi town for lunch before proceeding to the park. On arrival to the park through the southern gate you will be welcomed by a number of baboons in the budongo forest en-route to the top of the falls. At the top of the falls you will see where the Nile perfects its beauty, how calm Nile transforms into a thunderous roar of white water falling deep down about 45m. Later drive to the lodge of your choice. Check-in, have diner and overnight stay.

Day 2: Game viewing and launch cruise safari in Murchison Falls.

Wake early enough and embark for a morning game drive in search of the predators and the early risers among them you will see the lions, leopards, hyenas, oribis, giraffes, Uganda kobs, elephants, buffalos among others. After the drive return to the lodge for late breakfast and lunch, after lunch in the afternoon get set for the launch cruise on the Nile up to the bottom of the falls. On this boat ride you will see animals like crocodiles, hippos, elephants, buffalos etc. and water birds like the kingfisher. You will then return to the lodge for diner and overnight.

Day 3: Transfer to Kibale Chimpanzee forest.

 Have an earlier breakfast and transfer to Kibale Forest National Park driving through the Albert Escarpment. The drive will take you up to 8 hours to arrive in fort portal later in the afternoon, you will have lunch en-route. On arrival to kibale forest national park check-in at the lodge, relax and if time allows we can visit bugodi swamp for bird viewing, explore the fauna and flora, primates like Columbus monkeys and bush babies among others. Return to the lodge for diner and overnight.

Day 4: Chimpanzee tracking in Kibale Forest.

After breakfast you will move to the headquarters of kibale forest national park for a briefing about the entire tracking of the chimps. You will be provided with a guide who will not only inform you about the chimps but also about the flora and fauna, after finding the chimpanzees you will have an hour studying their ways of living, taking pictures and later return to the  lodge to check-out and depart for Queen Elizabeth National Park. On arrival check-in at your preferred lodge for diner and overnight stay.

Day 5: Wildlife Tour in Queen Elizabeth.

Have breakfast very early then leave for a morning game drive in search of the night predators returning from their hunt and the early risers. Expect to see animals like lions, hyenas, leopards, warthogs, Uganda kobs among others. Later you will return to the lodge for breakfast then have some rest at the lodge until lunch time then in the afternoon after lunch get ready the amazing launch cruise at the kazinga channel which connects Lake George and Edward. You will view a number of animals drinking water by the shores that is to say hippos, elephants, buffalos and the water birds like the kingfisher. Late in the evening drive back to your lodge for diner and overnight.

Day 6: Chimpanzee tracking in the Kyambura Gorge and transfer to bwindi.

After breakfast in the morning drive to kyambura George to track the hard to pin chimps which are fast moving besides that luckily you may find other primates and other games. After you will drive to bwindi impenetrable national park a home of mountain gorillas. On this drive you will encounter the tree climbing lions, warthogs, Uganda kobs, antelopes among others. On arrival late in the evening check-in at your lodge for refreshment, diner and overnight.

Accommodation options: Gorilla resort, Buhoma community Bandas and Buhoma Homestead.

Day 7: Gorilla Tracking in Bwindi Forest.

Have breakfast early enough in the morning then drive to the headquarters of the park for a briefing about the entire gorilla tracking activity after that embark to the dense forest in search of the giant apes, depending on their movements the tracking will take from about 2-8 hours this makes the activity so tiresome but after encountering their family believe me a smile will appear at your face as you enjoy their natural uniqueness, way of living and how they feed not forgetting their brown round eyes. After the adventure drive back to you lodge for diner and overnight.

Day 8: Drive to Lake Mburo National Park.

Today you will have breakfast then drive to Lake Mburo national park in mbarara district. On arrival in mbarara in the afternoon have lunch then proceed to the park, check-in at the accommodation of your choice then go for a foot safari in rwonyo area. After return to the lodge for diner and overnight stay.

Accommodation options: Matana Tented Camp or at Rwonyo Rest Camp.

Day 9: Game drive and Canoe ride.

In the morning head for a morning game drive through the park in search for the wild animals like the leopards, lions, jackals, zebras, buffalos, topis, impalas, elands among others. After encountering this animals return to the lodge for a late breakfast then rest until lunch. After enjoying your delicious meal you will take a canoe ride on the lake for a scenic view of water animals like hippos, buffalos and different species of birds like the papyrus gonoleks. Late in the evening return to the lodge for diner and overnight stay.

Day 10: Drive to Kampala.

After breakfast early in the morning embark on a long drive back to Kampala. You will have a brief game drive on your way lunch en-route. As you proceed take a stopover at the equator for photographs and purchase of some craft and souvenirs. After proceed to kampala reaching in the evening our driver will drop you at your preferred drop point.

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Lodges in Lake Mburo National Park

Mihingo Lodge

Luxury Lodge

Rwakobo Rock

Mid-range Lodge

Leopards Rest Camp

Budget Lodge

Lodges in Bwindi Forest National Park

Chameleon Hill Lodge

Luxury Lodge

Gorilla Mist Camp

Mid-range Lodge

Broad Bill Camp

Budget Lodge

Lodges in Queen Elizabeth National Park

Mweya Safari Lodge

Luxury Lodge

Ihamba Lakeside Safari Lodge

Mid-range Lodge

Heritage Safari Lodge

Budget Lodge

Lodges in Murchison Falls National Park

Paraa Safari Lodge

Luxury Lodge

Pakuba Safari Lodge

Mid-range Lodge

Heritage Safari Lodge

Budget Lodge

Standard Safari vehicles

Luxury Safari Vehicles

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