Day 4: Murchison Falls National Park – Kibale Forest National Park
Day 5: Kibale Forest National Park – Chimps Walk
Day 6: Kibale Forest National Park – Queen Elizabeth National Park
Day 7: Queen Elizabeth National Park
Day 8: Queen Elizabeth National Park – Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Day 9: Bwindi – Gorilla Tracking
Day 10: Bwindi – Kampala
Day One: Airport Transfer
You will be met and welcomed by our safari representatives and then transfer to Kampala for dinner and overnight at Fairway Hotel depending on your time of arrivals.
Day Two: Kajansi Airstrip– Pakuba Airfield – Murchison Falls National Park
After your breakfast in the morning, you will be transfer to Kajansi Airstrip for a domestic flight to Murchison Falls National Park. From here you will be transferred through the park to your accommodation for check in at your accommodation. Enjoy lunch from the terrace with magnificent views of the river Nile and and have an evening game drive. Dinner and overnight at Paraa Safari Lodge (FB).
Day Three: Murchison Falls National Park.
After an early breakfast, we start the day with a game drive on the northern bank of the Nile, with chances of seeing giraffes, elephants, lions, hartebeest and different species of birds. In the afternoon the safari will be continued with a boat cruise on the river Nile for game viewing at close quarters. Dinner and overnight at Paraa Safari Lodge (FB).
Day Four : Murchison Falls National Park – Kibale Forest National Park
Today you can enjoy a relaxed breakfast before being transferred back to Pakuba Airstrip. Depart directly towards the western part of the country, landing at Kasese Airstrip. Here you will be transferred to Rwenzori View Guesthouse for dinner and overnight
Day Five: Kibale Forest Chimp Walk.
The forest opens its doors for a sensational chimp tracking! Kibale Forest is reputable of having the greatest variety and highest concentration of primates in East Africa. Enjoy a guided nature walk in the tropical rainforest in search of the wild chimpanzee, red-tailed monkey, black-and-white colobus monkey and many others. After lunch we transfer to the Bigodi Swamp which is initiated through the local community and is famous for the many species of birds and primates. Dinner and overnight at Rwenzori View Guesthouse (FB).
Day Six: Kibale Forest National Park – Queen Elizabeth National Park
After breakfast we calmly drive towards the south while we pass the crater lakes area, a beautiful landscape with small lakes and rolling hills. From here we continue to Queen Elizabeth National Park with a game drive upon arrival. Dinner and overnight at Mweya Safari Lodge. (FB)
Day Seven: Queen Elizabeth National Park
The day begins early when we start with a morning game drive and head to the mating ground of the Uganda Kobs. We search for lions, elephants, buffaloes and other wild animals in their natural habitat before returning for lunch. In the afternoon we take on a boat cruise along the Kazinga Channel, a natural channel between Lake Edward and Lake George. Thanks to the abundant birdlife that is sighted, and the elephants, buffaloes and hundreds of hippos that are cooling off at the shores, this cruise will definitely be one of the highlights of your safari. Dinner and overnight at Mweya Safari Lodge (FB).
Day Eight: Queen Elizabeth National Park – Bwindi Forest National Park
After a calm breakfast transfer to Mweya Airstrip and board on the scheduled flight departing for a flight of approximately 30 minutes to Kihihi Airstrip. From here you will be transferred by road hour to the home of the endangered mountain gorillas. Check in at the lodge and enjoy a delicious lunch. In the afternoon you will have the opportunity to relax and prepare yourself for the next day. Dinner and overnight at Lake Kitandara Camp (FB).
Day Nine: Gorilla Tracking
Today is the big day… After breakfast with packed lunch, prepare yourself for an encounter with one of Bwindi’s gentle giants: the rare Mountain Gorilla. For most people this is the absolute highlight of their tour in Uganda. Bwindi Impenetrable Forest boasts both Mountain Gorillas and Chimpanzees – the only forest in Africa which can make this claim, in fact. It also hosts five other species of primate, 113 species of mammal, over 200 butterflies and 360 birds. Once the Gorillas have been located, your group will be allowed a maximum of one hour with them. Coming face-to-face with a Mountain Gorilla is a truly humbling and emotional experience. This is a fantastic and privileged opportunity to get up close and personal with Uganda’s very own ‘Gorillas in the Mist’. Dinner and overnight at Lake Kitandara Camp (FB).
Day 10: Bwindi National Park – Kampala.
Enjoy the final moments in the magical surroundings of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest before being transferred to Kihihi Airstrip for your flight back to Kampala. Choose the most suitable time so you are ensured of a convenient connection of your international flight! (B)