This 6 Day Best of Uganda Wildlife Tour takes you to Murchison Falls National Park, Kibale National Park and Queen Elizabeth National Park. Contact us to book this Uganda wildlife safari. Uganda safaris and tours we run are by far the best you can find.
Day 1: Kampala – Murchison Falls National Park
Begin the panoramic drive north-west through the famous Luweero Triangle and, travel to Masindi via Ziwa Rhino Project. A visit to the Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary for Rhino trekking is a must. After lunch, drive to Murchison Falls.
Overnight and dinner at either Paara Safari Lodge (Lodge facility) or Red Chili Camp (Budget facility) Meal Plan L-D
Day 2: Murchison Falls National Park
Begin the day with a cup of African Coffee. After your cup of coffee, cross the Nile by ferry to the northern bank of the park. Your guide will help you spot Elephant, Lion, Cape buffalo, Rothschild’s giraffe, hartebeest, Waterbuck, Oribi, Bushbuck, Bohor reedbuck, hyena and if you are lucky, the leopard. Return to the hotel for breakfast and lunch. After lunch, go for a boat safari upstream the calm Victoria Nile to the base of the falls stopping just tens of meters from the “Devil’s Cauldron”. En-route, marvel at the toothsome hippos, crocodiles and over this 17 km stretch you may see elephant, waterbuck and Uganda Kob crocodile.
This is also a zone of many bird species like Goliath heron, Egyptian goose, pelican bee-eater, kingfisher, hornbill, cormorant and the rare shoebill stork. There you leave the boat and start your – quite heavy – hike to the Top of the Falls (approx. 1 hour).
See where the world’s longest river explodes violently through a narrow cleft in the Rift Valley escarpment to plunge into a frothing pool 43m below. Your driver/guide will be waiting for you to bring you back to the lodge. Overnight and dinner at either Parra Safari Lodge (Lodge facility) or Red Chili Camp (Budget facility) Meal Plan B-L-D
Day 3: Murchison Falls National Park – Kibale Forest National Park
All day drive south via Hoima to Fort Portal through verdant countryside and past traditional homesteads and farms along Albertine Rift escarpments. Fort-Portal rests in the shadow of the fabled Mountains of the Moon. Meals and overnight at Mountains of the moon (Lodge facility) or Chimps Nest (Budget facility) Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
Day 4: Kibale Chimpanzee Trekking – Queen Elizabeth National Park
Early morning trek for chimpanzees. Kibale is the best reserve in Africa to view chimps, a thick jungle with a towering canopy. In the afternoon, drive to the south into Queen Elizabeth National Park, sightseeing and game viewing en route. Dinner and overnight stay at Mweya Safari Lodge (Lodge facility) or Ihamba Safari Lodge (Budget facility). Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
Day 5: Queen Elizabeth National Park
Begin your day with a cup of coffee. Early morning game drive along Kasenyi and Queens Mile makes visitors encounter elephants, buffalo, water bucks, warthogs, lions, Uganda Kobs lakes and a variety of birds. Return to the lodge for breakfast and lunch. After lunch, a two hour boat trip along the famous Kazinga channel is worthwhile an opportunity to see Hippo, Buffalo, Kobs, Elephants, warthogs etc.
This trip also enables visitor chance to see spectacular birds. Dinner and overnight stay at Mweya Safari Lodge (Lodge facility) or Ihamba Safari Lodge (Budget facility). Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 6: Queen Elizabeth National Park – Kampala/Entebbe
With previous day’s memories, enjoy your breakfast ready for guided Chimpanzee/primate walk along Kyambura Gorge to look for habituated chimps through the gorge. After primate walk, proceed to Igongo Cultural village this is more rewarding and amazing as you visit the Ankole museum.
Lunch break is made at Agip Motel Mbarara. Later continue to Masaka with a stopover at the Equator for photography before heading back to Kampala or Entebbe to catch up you flight back home or to you r next destination. Meal plan B & L
End of the 6 Day Best of Uganda Wildlife Tour.
The 6 Day Best of Uganda Wildlife Tour package includes;
- Transportation by a 4wd vehicle.
- Accommodation and meals as per the itinerary.
- Igongo cultural village visit.
- Boat trips.
- Park fees.
- Kibale Chimpanzee and Kyambura Gorge chimp Permits.
- Community visits.
- Ziwa Sanctuary Rhino Tour.
- Services of English speaking Driver/guide.
- En route lunches.
- Game drives.
- Return Airport transfers.
However, the 6 Day Best of Uganda Wildlife Tour package excludes: expenses of personal nature like: Visa, drinks, laundry, tips to local guides, telephone, porter fee while trekking, personal insurance, and tobacco.