Holidays to Uganda safari 10 days vacation tour to Uganda
Day One: Journey to the Magnificent Murchison Falls National Park
Depart Kampala by road heading for Murchison falls via the well Luwero triangle, have a quick stop in Masindi for lunch after which you will proceed to the park. Once in the park you will drive to the top of the falls for your million dollar view of the Nile’s beauty. Here you will have the opportunity to see the calm Nile forcing its self through a narrow gorge to fall a distance of about 150 ft down with a thunderous roar of white water like you have never heard. Dinner and overnight at Paara Safari Lodge/ Sambiya River Lodge or Red chilli.
Day Two: Murchison Falls Morning Game Drives & the Nile Launch Cruise
Wake up to your well prepared breakfast before you take off for your early morning game drive in the northern circuit of the park. This drive will reward you with big and small game like, Giraffes, leopards, hyenas, lions, jackals, Cape buffalo, Oribi, Warthog, elephants, buffaloes, Uganda Kob and many more. You will have a lunch break before you go for the Boat/launch cruise that will take you to the bottom of the falls. While enjoying the stunning water sight your cruise may be rewarded with views of water animals like the crocodiles, buffaloes, hippos and plenty of birds like the Goliath heron, Egyptian goose, pelican bee-eater, kingfisher, hornbill, cormorant and the rare shoebill stork. Dinner and overnight at Paraa safari lodge,Sambiya River Lodge/ red chilli.
Day Three: Nature walk or Chimp Tracking
Today you have to make a choice between the Nature walk or Chimp tracking. You will do one of the two after which you will go for lunch before you embark on your journey back to Kampala where the safari ends.
Day Four: Murchison –Kibale
Take Breakfast and drive westwards via Mubande to Fort Portal. From Fort Portal we will then carry on to our first destination, Kibale National Park for a stay within the Tropical Rain forest. This forest is home to the largest number of Man’s closest clones the Chimpanzees. Dinner and overnight at Primate Lodge Kibale/ Ndali Lodge/ Rwenzori View Guest House/Sky Tree House
Day Five: Chimpanzee tracking in Kibale Forest
The tracking will start with a visit to the Uganda wildlife headquarters for briefing after which you start searching for these human look alike. During the walk you may stop to listen to the calls of the chimps to avoid bypassing them. The walk will be guided providing information about chimps, other primates, fauna and flora making it informative and interesting. After the walk you will have lunch and then go for a nature walk to Bigodi wetland sanctuary, it has a lot of rare species to offer, both fauna and flora. Dinner and overnight at Ndali Lodge / Mountains of the Moon / Primates lodge
Day Six: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth
Have relaxed breakfast before you leisurely drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park, you will reach the park in mid morning and go for a nature walk. Have lunch at your lodge before you head to the Kazinga channel for the boat cruise that may give you the opportunity to see Hippos, Crocodiles, water birds and land mammal at the waters edge. Dinner and Overnight at Mweya Safari Lodge/Jacana Safari Lodge/Simba Safari Lodge
Day Seven: Game drive and Chimp Tracking
Wake up very early for your game drive in search for Hyenas, Leopards, Jackals, Wild dogs, Lions, Buffaloes, Elephants, Warthogs, Kobs, Bush buck, Water Bucks, and many other big and small land mammals. You will have lunch at your lodge before you embark on your journey to Kyambura Gorge for your afternoon Chimp tracking expedition. Retire to your lodge for dinner and breakfast.
Day Eight: Transfer to Bwindi
Do a morning nature walk before you leisurely drive off to Bwindi. Dinner and breakfast at your Lodge
Day Nine: Gorilla Tracking
After breakfast and briefing by park ranger guides. Carry parked lunch, embark on a 30 minutes – 8 hours trek hunting for the Mountain gorillas. The tracking starts at the spot where the gorillas were last seen the previous day. After a quite one hour observing the gorillas, return to your accommodations before going for the Community walk. Dinner and overnight at Engagi Lodge/Buhoma Community Bandas
Day Ten: Departure
Transfer to the Airport for your flight back home