10 Day Explore Uganda Safari

uganda-birdingThis 10 day safari will give you the opportunity to explore Uganda exhaustively. This will include boat rides, Nature Walks, Game drives, Cultural visits, Chimpanzee and Gorilla Trekking as well as Interactions with Local population.

Day 1: Arrival in Entebbe, Pick up and Transfer to Lodge
Our guide will gladly pick you from the airport on arrival and take to the airport guest house where you will be spending the night. It is just a few minute drive from the airport.

Day 2: Drive to Murchison Falls National Park via Ziwa Rhinos Sanctuary
You will begin your journey to Murchison falls national park stopping at Ziwa Rhino sanctuary to enjoy the sight of black and white rhinos which have been rehabilitated here. These were once extinct here in Uganda after suffering at the hands of poachers during Amin’s reign. You will then proceed to Murchison falls national park and check in at Kabalega wilderness lodge.

Day 3: Morning Game Drive and Afternoon Boat ride
The morning game drive will take you through gorgeous landscapes that are comprise savanna grasslands. You will see leopards, Lions, Hyenas, Elephants, Buffalos, birds as well as several antelopes. Later that afternoon, you will take a boat ride to River Nile at the base of Murchison falls and enjoy the spectacular view of the gushing water that sprinkles some of its refreshing water into your face. You will spend the night at Kabalega wilderness lodge.

Day 4: Drive to Fort portal
From Murchison fall national park you will drive to Fort Portal which is a long but scenic drive as you drive past neat fields of tea plantations as you reach Fort Portal. You will be taken to Kibale forest camp which is only a few kilometers from the Queen Elizabeth national park.

Day 5: Chimpanzee Trekking in Kibale and Drive to Queen Elisabeth National Park
Enjoy the best chimp tracking in Kibale forest today as well as enjoying the other 12 species of primates the park has to offer. You will then proceed to Queen Elizabeth but first you will have lunch and then you can enjoy the best game drive.

Day 6: Morning Game Drive and Boat ride on Kazinga Channel
You will explore Queen Elizabeth today in a morning game drive in search of the diversity that the park offers before going for a boat cruise on Kazinga channel which has the largest concentration of hippos in the world. Enjoy birding all the way and the return to Queen Elizabeth bush lodge to rest.

Day 7: Drive to Kisoro and have a boat ride on Lake Mutanda
You will enjoy a boat ride on Lake Mutanda which is located in Kisoro. Kisoro lies between the Virunga Mountains of Mgahinga and Muhabura. The views that are seen from this Lake are like no other and you will enjoy every minute you have got here on top of enjoying the tremendous wildlife that occupies this area.

Day 8: Drive to Bwindi National park for Gorilla trekking
You will enjoy trekking the giant apes of Bwindi called mountain gorillas. This thrilling activity can take from 2 -7 hours but this will feel less at the end of this joyous exciting encounter. You will spend the night at Chameleon hill lodge.

Day 9: Drive to Lake Mburo National Park and have a game drive
Today you will drive to Lake Mburo where you will enjoy a game drive in the mosaic like habitat made up of dry slopes, rocks, swamps, open and wooded savannahs. Don’t miss to catch sight of zebras and impalas.

Day 10: Morning nature walk and drive to Entebbe for departure
In the morning you will enjoy a guided nature walk enjoying the African sunrise before you start your journey back to Kampala to catch your flight later that evening.