12 Days Uganda Adventure safari

  • Day 1: Transfer to Murchison falls National Park
  • Day 2: Morning game drive and afternoon boat cruise
  • Day 3: Transfer to Kibale National Park
  • Day 4: Engage in Chimpanzee trekking in Kibale Forest& Bigodi wetland visit
  • Day 5: Travel to Queen Elizabeth National Park
  • Day 6: Game drive & afternoon boat cruise
  • Day 7: A nature walk within Maramagambo Forest & an afternoon game drive
  • Day 8: Depart for Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
  • Day 9: Gorilla trekking -Bwindi impenetrable national park
  • Day 10: Transfer to Lake Mburo National Park
  • Day 11: Game drive and an afternoon boat cruise
  • Day 12: Return to Kampala/Entebbe

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: Transfer to Murchison falls National Park

After breakfast in the morning our guide/driver will meet with you to brief you about the entire safari and get set for a long awaiting drive full of adventure. Due to the good conditions of the road it will be a 5 hours’ drive. You will have a stopover at Zziwa Rhino Sanctuary to track these white and black rhinos. This sanctuary was established to protect these rhinos from the poachers since their horns are on high market. After proceed to masindi town for lunch then drive to Murchison falls national park. On arrival you will be welcomed by a number of baboons as you proceed to the top of the falls. At the top of the falls you will enjoy the white waters in between the rocks of about 7 meters wide and 45 meters deep accompanied by the all-time rainbow, take pictures, selfies and enjoy the bouncing white waters. After drive to your preferred accommodation, check-in, relax, organize for the next day then diner and overnight.

Accommodation Options; Paraa safari Lodge(luxury), Murchison River Lodge(mid-range), Red chilli(Budget)

Day 2: Morning game drive and afternoon boat cruise.

Have breakfast very early in the morning and proceed for a morning game drive in search for the predators and the early risers expecting to explore various animals like the lions, giraffes, buffalos, warthogs, antelopes, birds, primates, elephants among others. After the game drive return to the lodge, have some rest as you wait for lunch and prepare for the afternoon launch cruise at the Victoria Nile. While at the boat you will explore the hippos, crocodiles, elephant’s buffalos and a variety of different bird species up to the bottom of the falls. After you will drive back to the lodge for diner and overnight stay.

Day 3: Transfer to Kibale National Park

Have breakfast then transfer to kibale forest national park through the albert escarpments, which will reward you a marvelous view of this lake. On your way have a stopover at hoima town for lunch then proceed to fort-portal, on your way you pass traditionalist carrying out agriculture at this point it’s a chance to take photos of the rolling hills filled with traditional cash crops, the green bedding of the tea plantation on the foot hills of the Rwenzori Mountain. Proceed to kibale forest national park the greatest rain forest in Africa. Mainly famous for the 13 species of primates, besides the chimpanzees are the golden monkeys, black and white Columbus monkeys, various species of birds among others. On arrival at the park check-in at your choice of accommodation then embark to visit the Crater Lake region and the tea plantations around the hills of fort-portal. Later late in the evening return to the lodge for diner and overnight.

Accommodation options: Kyaninga Lodge(Luxury), Chimpanzee Forest Guesthouse(Mid-range) and Kibale Forest Camp(Basic)

Day 4: Engage in Chimpanzee trekking in Kibale Forest& Bigodi wetland visit

Have an early breakfast and drive to kanyanchu headquarters for a briefing about the entire chimpanzee trekking, you will be provided with a professional guide who will guide you through the trekking activity. Embark into the forest to trek these closest relatives of human, as you trek you will encounter other primates and animal species like the black and white Columbus monkeys, lhoests monkeys, red tailed monkeys among others not forgetting the birds like the little green bul, yellow spotted nictor, rumped tinker bird, crowed eagle, green breasted pitta, black bee spotted eater as well as the elephants which are the mammals. The chimpanzees live in families of about 100 individuals, we locate these primates by listening to their pant hooting calls then we immediately rush to where the calling comes from. At this point we get a chance to observe them as they play, feed, socialize and how they spend their day to day lifestyle. After the trek return to the lodge for lunch and get set for the bugodi wetland sanctuary to explore other primates like the blue monkeys, baboons, otters, bush bucks, warthogs etc. with the great blue turaco among other bird species. Return to the lodge for dine and overnight.

Accommodation Options; Kyaninga Lodge(Luxury), Chimpanzee Forest Guesthouse(Mid-range), Kibale Forest Camp(Budget).

Day 5: Travel to Queen Elizabeth National Park

Early in the morning after breakfast you will enjoy a walk along the foot hills of Rwenzori Mountains to the peak of this mountains of the moon. After the walk drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park famous for a variety of wildlife and primates. To the park it a 3 hours’ drive, on arrival to the park  check in at your preferred choice of stay, have lunch then proceed for an evening game drive in search of the wild like the lions, elephants, buffalos, Uganda kobs and many more not forgetting the views of the mountains of the moon an many different species of birds. Return to the lodge for diner and overnight.

Accommodation Options; Ishasha Wilderness Camp(luxury), Kyambura safari lodge(Mid-range), Enjojo lodge(Budget)

Day 6: Game drive & afternoon boat cruise-Queen.

Wake early for breakfast and embark to a morning game drive in search for the predators and early risers like the lions, elephants, buffalos, Uganda kobs, warthogs, antelopes,elands, etc.after return to the lodge for late breakfast and have some rest until lunch. After lunch get ready for the afternoon launch cruise at the kazinga channel expecting to view water animals like the hippos, elephants, buffalos, among others plus the water birds like the kingfisher. In the evening you will drive back to the lodge for diner and overnight.

Day 7: A nature walk within Maramagambo Forest & an afternoon game drive

Have breakfast in the morning then proceed for a walk through the maramagambo forest the second largest forest in Uganda a habitant of a number of primates and forest dwellers among them are the butterflies, birds, bats and the chimps in the kyambura gorge in the forest, while on this walk towards the volcanic caves you may encounter many bat species and the predator pythons which prey on the bats in the cave besides all this you will also the blue lake kimeranjo a lake that swallowed an elephant and got its name. Then to the kyambura gorge where chimpanzee trekking is done.

After the amazing walk return back to the lodge for lunch and get ready for an evening game drive through the ishasha sector in search for the tree climbing lions and other animals that live in this area, return to the lodge for dine and overnight.

Day 8: Depart for Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.

After breakfast in the morning embark to bwindi impenetrable national park a home of mountain gorillas through the ishasha sector to view the tree climbing lions on a rest. On arrival to the park check-in at your accommodation of choice. You may decide to have a guided nature walk around the area then back to the lodge for dine and overnight stay.

Accommodation Options; Buhoma Community Camp(Budget), Lake Kitandara Camp(Mid-range), Mahogany springs(luxury)

Meal Plan; Full Board

Day 9: Gorilla trekking -Bwindi impenetrable national park.

Today after breakfast let’s go for the most amazing activity of tracking these amazing gorillas. You will drive to the headquarters of the park for a briefing about the gorillas, proceed to the mist forest for these gentle giants. On finding the gorillas you are given 1 hour with these primates as you take your time studying their ways of living, take photographs and have fun. Trekking these gentle giant takes 2-8 hours depending on their movements. After the trek you may decide to visit the communities around with a guided nature walk before going back to the lodge for dine and overnight.

Day 10: Transfer to Lake Mburo National Park.

In the morning have breakfast then travel to lake mburo national park a home of over 332 species of birds it consists of other animals like the buffalos, oribis, warthogs, zebras, etc. on arrival check-in at the lodge relax whole day till night for the next day.

Accommodation options; Mantana Tented Camp(luxury), Lake Mburo Safari Lodge(Mid-range), Rwonyo Camp(Budget)

Day 11: Game drive and an afternoon boat cruise.

Have an early breakfast and get ready for morning game drive through the park in search of the wildlife like the impala, antelopes, kobs, zebras etc. After return to the lodge for late breakfast then lunch, in the afternoon set up for the launch cruise along the lake to explore animals like crocodiles, hippos among others. Drive back to the lodge for refreshment, diner and overnight.

Day 12: Return to Kampala/Entebbe.

Have breakfast then travel back to Kampala having a brief game drive as you proceed. Lunch is en-route then have a stopover at the equator for photographs, after proceed to your preferred drop point in Kampala.

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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