9 DAYS UGANDA WILDLIFE SAFARI.

This safari takes you to the best National parks in Uganda including Murchison Falls, Bwindi Impenetrable and Queen Elizabeth national park. you will be able to trek chimps In the Kyambura Gorge, Rhino Tracking at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary, Gorilla trekking, game drives as well as boat cruise.

Detailed Safari Itinerary.

Day 1: Arrival at Entebbe International Airport.

You will be picked up by your tour guide from the Airport and transfer you to Kampala. Check in your hotel, have lunch and then go for a city tour. You will visit the historical places in Uganda, and visit the busy markets. Report back to your hotel for dinner and overnight.

Meal plan: Lunch and dinner

Accommodation: Sheraton hotel/ Forest Cottages.

Day 2: Visiting Murchison Falls.

After breakfast, drive to Murchison Falls national park with a stopover in Masindi for lunch and at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary for Rhino trekking from where you will be given one and a half hours for trekking these black and white Rhinos. Then drive to the park and visit the top of the falls to view the natural beauty of these falls. Then drive back to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Meal plan: Full Board.

Accommodation: Paraa Safari lodge/ Red Chilli Rest/ Pakuba Safari Lodge.

Drive hours: 5-6 hours.

Day 3: Game drive and the river Nile Boat cruise.

Have an early morning breakfast and then follow the tour guide to explore the Northern part of the park and see animals like elephants, giraffes, waterbucks, lions as well as the Uganda kobs. You will have the greatest opportunity to take as many photographs as you want. Report back to the lodge for lunch and freshening up. In the afternoon, prepare to join the boat cruise to the top of the falls. You will be able to view numerous hippos and crocodiles as well as water birds. Head back to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Meal plan: Full board.

Accommodation: Paraa Safari lodge/ Red Chilli Rest Camp/ Pakuba safari lodge.

Day 4: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National park.

Enjoy your breakfast and set off to Queen Elizabeth national park driving southwest through Fort Portal and the Albertine Escarpment of the Western Rift Valley. You will have lunch in Fort Portal and then proceed to the park. check inĀ  your lodge and have some evening nature walk and then get back to the lodge for dinner and slumber

Accommodation: Mweya Safari lodge/ Ihamba Safari lodge/ Bush lodge Tents.

Meal plan: Full board

Drive hours: 5-6 hours.

Day 5: Game Drive & Boat cruise- Queen Elizabeth NP.

Have your delicious breakfast and go for a morning game drive. You will view the nocturnal predators as well as animals like lions, leopards, antelopes, buffaloes and warthogs. Drive back to the lodge for lunch and prepare for the afternoon boat cruise. The boat will drive you in the Kazinga channel where you will see the water animals and birds. Other animals also collect at the water source in the late afternoons for freshening up. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.

Meal plan: Full board.

Accommodation: Mweya Safari lodeg/ Ihamba Safari lodge/ Bush lodge in Tents.

Day 6: Boat cruise and Chimp trekking in the Kyambura Gorge.

After breakfast, go for another game drive along the Kazinga channel and view different birds and animal species before going back for lunch. After lunch, join in Chimp trekking in the Kyambura Gorge and then go for a forest walk In the Maramagambo forest to explore the bats and the pythons that feed on these bats. Drive back for dinner and slumber a the lodge.

Meal plan: Full board

Accommodation: Mweya safari lodge/ Ihamba Safari lodge/ Bush Lodge in Tents.

Day 7: Transfer to Bwindi Forest Via Ishasha sector.

Following an early morning breakfast, set off for Ishasha sector and view the tree climbing lions as well as other species. From here you will continue to the Home of mountain Gorillas-Bwindi with a delicious lunch on the way. On arrival, relax and then prepare to have a community walk. Enjoy your dinner and overnight.

Accommodation: Buhoma lodge/ Buhoma Community/ Bakiga lodge.

Meal plan: Full board.

Drive hours: 5-6 hours.

Day 8: Gorilla trekking .

An early morning breakfast will start off the day. You will be picked up from the lodge and taken to join other trekkers at the park Headquarters where you will be grouped and briefed. The trek takes from one to eight hours depending on the movement of the gorillas so you are encouraged to carry packed lunch and enough water. One hour is given to be with the giant apes and then return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Accommodation: Buhoma lodge/Buhoma Community/ Bakiga lodge.

Meal plan: Full board.

Day 9: Transfer to Kampala/Entebbe.

You will have breakfast, and embark to Kampala with a stopover at the Equator for photography and another in Mbarara for a delicious lunch. You will reach Kampala in the late afternoon. You can either decide to stay in one of Kampala lodges/hotels at an extra cost or continue to the Airport.

Meal plan: Breakfast and Lunch.

Drive hours: 8-9 hours.