6 DAYS WILDLIFE SAFARI TO MURCHISON FALLS, KIBALE, QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK
DAY 1: MURCHISON FALLS NATIONAL PARK
After an early breakfast, our tour guide will meet you at the hotel your hotel in Kampala. Drive to the North-western part of Uganda to Murchison Falls National Park. Along the way, you will visit Ziwa Rhino sanctuary a home to both black and white Rhinos where you will go Rhino tracking and see other wildlife at the reserve. Have lunch at one of the sanctuary accommodations or proceed to Masindi town for lunch and later continue to Murchison falls. On arrival at the park, check in at your lodge and relax for dinner and overnight at Paara Safari Lodge (Luxury) / Murchison River Lodge (Mid-range) / Red Chilli Rest Camp (Budget)
DAY 2: MORNING GAME DRIVE | BOAT CRUISE | MURCHISON FALLS
Have an early morning breakfast, drive to the park for the morning game drive where you will have a chance to see wildlife animals like hartebeests, warthogs, buffaloes, lions, elephants, water bucks, hyenas and birdlife among others. Return to the lodge for lunch.
Later in the afternoon after lunch, you will go for a launch cruise on the Nile River. While on the boat cruise you will see many bird species like kingfisher, shoe bill and other wildlife along the banks including hippos, crocodiles and elephants. Hike to the top of the falls, for more exciting and clear views of the magnificent waterfalls and the landscape around. In order to see these falls clearly one need to hike to the top. Later, you will return to your lodge for dinner and overnight at Paara Safari Lodge (Luxury) / Murchison River Lodge (Mid-range) / Red Chilli Rest Camp (Budget)
DAY 3: KIBALE FOREST NATIONAL PARK
Enjoy an early breakfast, check out of the lodge and drive to Kibale Forest National Park. Along the way you will view the beautiful Albertine rift-valley escarpments on the countryside through hoima to fort-portal. When you reach Kibale Forest, check in at the lodge for dinner and overnight at Ndali Lodge (Luxury) / Primate Lodge (Mid-range) / Chimpanzee Forest Guest House (Budget)
DAY 4: CHIMP TRACKING KIBALE FOREST
Early morning you will have breakfast, head to the park headquarters for a briefing about the chimpanzees and after head to the forest for chimpanzee tracking. You will track for the Chimps and as well have an opportunity to see other primates like the golden monkeys, L’Hoest’s monkeys, grey-cheeked Mangabey and red-tailed monkeys among others and as well view various bird species like the rumped tinker bird, green breasted pitta and many more.
Return to the lodge for lunch and later drive to Queen Elizabeth national park that is about a 3 hours’ drive from Kibale Forest National Park. You will have a great view of the highlands on the way to the park and on arrival you will check in at the lodge for dinner and overnight Mweya Safari Lodge (Luxury) / Kyambura Game Lodge (Mid-range) / Simba Safari Camp (Budget)
DAY 5: GAME DRIVE | LAUNCH CRUISE | QUEEN ELIZABETH
Start off your morning with breakfast and proceed to the park for a game drive where you will watch various wildlife along the ishasha sector like the tree climbing lions, Uganda kobs, antelopes, and so on. Later head back to the lodge for lunch and prepare for a boat cruise.
In the afternoon after lunch, you will go for a launch safari along the Kazinga channel where you will view birds like malachite kingfisher, pink backed pelicans and saddle billed stork as well as wildlife animals such as hippos, elephants, buffalos and crocodiles along the channel. Dinner and overnight at Mweya Safari Lodge (Luxury) / Kyambura Game Lodge (Mid-range) / Simba Safari Camp (Budget)
DAY 6: CHIMP TREK | DEPARTURE
Have breakfast in the morning, proceed to Kyambura gorge to trek chimps. You will have a great time tracking for Chimpanzees, while you have a chance to view birds and other wildlife. Return to the lodge for lunch and start off your journey to Kampala and will be the end of our safari!