10 Days Vacation Safari In Uganda

Tour Duration: 10 Days / 09 Nights

This 10 Days Uganda Vacation Tour takes you to Murchison Falls National Park, Kibale Forest National Park, Queen Elizabeth National Park, Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and Lake Mburo. The package includes Game drives in Queen and Lake Mburo, Chimp Walk in Kibale Forest, Game Drives, Boat Rides and Gorilla Trek

Day 1: Arrival at Entebbe / Kampala & Drive to Murchison Falls National Park

You will be received by a representative from Africa Nature Trekkers and one of our drivers / guides, drive you to your booked accommodation. After breakfast, meet our guide and thereafter transfer to north-western Uganda via the Luwero-Nakasongola and stopover at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary for Rhino tracking and later have your lunch and then after drive through the Budongo forest and visit the top of the falls to experience the amazing water flow through the rock gorge. Overnight at Chobe Safari Lodge / Paraa Safari Lodge/Murchison River Lodge / Sambiya River Lodge / Fort Murchison Lodge

Day 2: Game Drive & Boat Cruise

After early breakfast, go for morning game drive. This game drive will take you through the northern part of the park and will reward you with animals like Lions, elephants, hyenas, Giant forest hogs, Bush bucks, Warthogs, Hyenas, civets, aardvarks, Leopards, and many more. Lunch, after in the afternoon you will go for a boat ride on the River Nile close to the amazing falls. The launch cruise will reward you with game like hippos, elephants, buffaloes and birds at the shores. Return to camp for dinner and overnight

Day 3: Murchison Falls – Kibale Forest National Park

Have breakfast early in the morning and depart for Kibale Forest National Park. This scenic drive will take you through the enormous escarpments in the Rift Valley. Kibale Forest is one of the most beautiful places of the tropical rain forest in Uganda. It shelters has the highest number of primates in Africa including Chimpanzees, Gray Cheeked Manageably, Red Columbus monkey, and Red tailed monkey. Overnight at Kibale Safari Lodge / Kibale Primate Cottages / Kibale Forest Camp

Day 4: Chimpanzee Tracking & Bigodi Nature Walk

After breakfast, enter the forest in search for chimpanzees the experience is quiet exciting and adventurous. Expect to see other species of primates such as Baboons, Red Columbus monkey, Black and white Columbus monkey, Grey cheeked mangabey, Red tailed monkey, Birds like sun birds, Turaco, pitas and other bird species, butter fly species etc. Lunch after take a leisurely walk at Bigodi / Magombe swamp to search for the rare shoe bill and other primates. Overnight at your lodge

Day 5: Kibale Forest – Queen Elizabeth National Park

Have breakfast early in the morning and depart for Queen Elizabeth national park with a brief stop at the equator line for photos. Take a game drive on entering the park; expect to see Elephants, Lions, Hyenas, Leopards, Uganda Kobs, Warthogs and bird species. Dinner and over night at Mweya Safari Lodge, Katara Lodge/Enganzi Lodge/Bush Lodge

Day 6: Game Viewing & Boat Ride

Again you will have a cup of coffee and leave for the morning game drive. Early is for a game drive on the plains of Queen Elizabeth with thousands of Ugandan kobs, lions, elephants etc. This game drive will take you through the Kasenyi sector and the queens’ mile in the park and will reward you with animals like Lions, elephants, hyenas, Giant forest hogs, Bush bucks, Warthogs, Hyenas, civets, aardvarks, Leopards, and many more. Lunch, after in the afternoon you will go for a boat ride on the Kazinga channel that connects lakes Edward and George. The launch cruise will reward you with game like hippos, elephants, buffaloes and birds at the shores. Return to camp for dinner and overnight

Day 7: Queen Elizabeth – Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

After breakfast, transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. With a game drive in the Ishasha sector which is in the southern part of Queen Elizabeth National Park. Expect to see the famous tree climbing lions that can be spotted on the large fig trees and other wild life such as Topis, Buffaloes and Warthogs. Overnight at Engagi Tented Camp / Mahogany Springs / Gorilla Resort / Buhoma Camp

Day 8: Gorilla Trek in Bwindi

Have breakfast early in the morning and you will assemble at the park headquarters for briefing from the park rangers on how to conduct yourself while with the gorillas before you set off at 9:00am through the trails to track for these endangered giants. You will go with packed lunch because it’s hard to determine how long it will take you to meet these great apes. However the time ranges between 2-9 hours depending on the movement of the primates. The activity is tiresome, it involves walking along steep hilly tracks however encountering these great relatives of man erases all the poor memories / hardships you went through in trying to find them.

Day 9: Bwindi – Lake Mburo National Park

Have breakfast and set off to Lake Mburo National Park. You will have lunch in Mbarara town. This is a small but pleasant park, the only park in Western Uganda with hundreds of impalas and zebras. You will make a late afternoon game-drive where you will be able to view amazing wildlife including Zebras, Elephants, Impalas, Uganda Cobs, Elands and several others. Late evening is time for a boat ride on Lake Mburo to spot Crocodiles, Hippos and Water Birds. Overnight at Arcadia Cottages / Mihingo Lodge / Mantana Luxury tented Camp

Day 10: Lake Mburo – Kampala / Entebbe Intn’l Airport

Early in the morning you will have breakfast, embark our safari vehicle and drive back to Kampala with lunch en-route, thereafter head to Entebbe airport in time to catch your return flight back home.
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