8 Days Murchison Falls, Kibale National Park, Queen Elizabeth national park and Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
This safari covers the best of Uganda from the diverse and scenic Murchison Falls which comprises of The Nile and wildlife to Kibale Forest for Chimpanzee trekking to Queen Elizabeth national park for more game viewing and finally to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park for Gorilla trekking.
The Price Includes:
– Return flights: Nairobi-Kampala-Nairobi
– All airport transfers and assistance
– Accommodation on safari on Full board basis
– Park entry Fees
– Private transport during the safari
– Services of an English speaking driver-guides
– Bottled drinking water while trekking and in vehicle
– All taxes on the services quoted above
The Price excludes:
– Meals and beverages, other than specified.
– Passport and visa fees and service charges for obtaining visas.
– Excess baggage charges levied by airlines.
– Gratuities to driver/guides and other conveyance attendants.
– Laundry and other items of a personal nature such drinks, telephone calls ETC
– Personal, baggage, Accident and Trip Cancellation/Interruption insurance.
– Cost for anything not specifically mentioned in the inclusions listing above.
Day 1: Nairobi – Kampala – Murchison Falls National Park
Once in Kampala you will be driven through Bombo and Masindi town to Murchison falls national park. En route at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary for Rhino tracking. Have lunch then proceed to Murchison falls national park. You will be driven to the top of the falls for a magnificent sight of the raging Nile as it forces its way through the rocky gap. Dinner and overnight stay at the Lodge.
Day 2: Murchison Falls National Park
Begin with an early morning game drive on the Northern Bank of the Murchison Falls National Park. Get to see the wildlife that this park has to offer including the giraffe, elephants, lion, antelopes and the Uganda Kob. Return to the lodge for breakfast and relax until lunch. In the afternoon, you will go for a launch cruise along the Nile River which will take you to the bottom of the falls. The wildlife here includes; hippos, crocodiles, elephants and a number of bird species including herons, ducks and the bee-eater. Dinner and overnight stay the Lodge.
Day 3: Murchison falls National Park – Kibale National Park
After an early morning breakfast, depart for Kibale National Park via the Albertine Escarpment of the western Rift valley along the Masindi-Fort portal road passing through the verdant country side and traditional homesteads and farms. Dinner and overnight stay at the lodge.
Day 4: Chimpanzee Trekking – Queen Elizabeth national park
Today, after an early morning breakfast head for Chimpanzee trekking. Other primates found in Kibale Forest include the Vervet monkeys, red colobus monkeys, Black faced Vervet monkeys rare L’Hoest, blue monkey, grey mangabey, pottos,vervet monkeys, black faced and Baboons. You will also come across a number of bird species as the forest is a home of about 335 recorded bird species. After lunch, transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park via the Northern crater area- a place with beautiful lakes and rich grasslands which are set in the crater valley. Dinner and overnight at the Lodge.
Day 5: Queen Elizabeth national park
Begin the day with an early morning game drive. Since this is the time that most wildlife are active you see grazing hippos, elephants, lions, spotted hyenas, bushbucks, water bucks, stripped jackal, leopard and of course the several warthogs. Return to the lodge for breakfast and relax by the side of the swimming pool. After lunch, take an afternoon boat trip along on Kazinga channel where you will see hippo’s huff and spray mere feet away from the boat, buffalo linger in the shallows. The shores of the channel are also home different birds including pink backed pelicans, pied and malachite kingfishers, saddle billed stork and many others. Later, drive back to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 6: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
After breakfast transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. The park is a home to the few remaining mountain gorillas. Avian life and primate life in Bwindi is quiet excellent as it houses over 348 species of birds.
Dinner and overnight stay at the lodge.
Day 7: Gorilla trekking at Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
After an early morning breakfast and briefing from the guides, you will set off for the mountains gorilla tracking inside the Bwindi forest. The activity stands as one of the unique activities in this park and you will also enjoy photographing and observing the gorillas. After tracking, come back to the lodge and relax. Dinner and overnight stay at the lodge.
Day 8: Bwindi – Kampala – Nairobi
Today, you will drive back to Kampala then to Entebbe International airport for your return flight.