HIGHLIGHTS

  • City tour
  • Murchison Falls National
  • Game Drive

  • Kibale Forest
  • Queen Elizabeth
  • Gorilla tracking
Duration: 13 days
(*Minimum 2 persons)

Day One: Arrival and Transfer to Kampala.
On your arrival at Entebbe Airport, you will be welcomed by our tour/safari driver that will transfer you from the airport and provided you have enough time, you may have a stopover at Uganda wildlife centre and here you will get an opportunity to see some animals that include:-lions, monkeys, Rhinos, a hyena, a variety of  birds. After an adventurous walk at the wildlife centre, head to Kampala and check in at the hotel of your budget for dinner and overnight.


Day Two: City tour
Wake up early in the morning and after breakfast prepare to move around the city of Kampala. The city is composed of seven Hills built on gloriously fertile seven Hills. For definition  the Hills are: Namirembe Hill (this features the British church missionary society(Protestants) ) ,while Kibuli Hill is for Moslems , Naguru Hill , Nakasero Hill and Kololo Hill is a home to administrative offices and diplomatic residence and Makerere Hill that houses the Education institutions  of Maker ere university. Uganda’s capital city offers a vibrant night life, which provides a beautiful backdrop to the city and its living history. These days the number of Hills has increased to more than 10 and visitors are able to view the city with its red-tiled villas, green, iron-roofed bungalows and taller buildings with the surrounding countryside and Lake Victoria. Among the top tourist destinations in the city are the Kasubi tombs, traditional royal tombs of Buganda, the Uganda Museum with a display of Ugandan cultural heritage, Bahai temple, Wamala tombs and Namugongo shrines where Marty’s for worship on every 3rd of June from all over the world.
Kampala being an outstanding city has some of the best social places in East Africa with lively people with high lifestyle make it the best town to live in compared to the neighboring cities. During the city tour you can also visit some of the excellent selection of Hotels, Banks, shops etc. Then dinner and overnight at your previous hotel.


Day Three: Head to Murchison Falls National park
Wake up in the morning from your hotel and in the company of our tour guide head to Murchison falls national park. On your way you will travel through the very known Luwero Triangle where the NRM gorilla war took place.  You can also visit Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary which is home to the remaining Rhinoceros in Uganda then enjoy your lunch as you continue with your journey to Murchison falls National Park. On arrival at Murchison falls, enjoy the beautiful scenery on top of the falls while taking some pictures and enjoying the cool breath of the World’s second largest river. You can also view a number of activities carried out on the falls if you have enough time.
Then after a long day, you will relax at the hotel of your choice as you wait for dinner and overnight.


Day Four: Game Drive
Wake up early in the morning for an adventurous game drive in the Northern parts of the park where you will be able to see different animals that include Elephants, Antelopes, Lions ,Giraffes etc that are only found in the African Savanna Vegetation and a variety of birds as you head towards the Budongo forest. Then go for lunch as arranged and then after lunch take a cruise on River Nile. This will lead you to the bottom of the Marvelous falls with a beautiful view of the neighboring environment like Schools then see the giants of the Nile like the Hippos Buffalos, Crocodiles not excluding a variety of birds like the Fish eagle, Kingfishers, Bee eaters, the rare Shoebill, Heron etc
Then in the evening dinner and overnight at your previous hotel.


Day Five: Kibale Forest National park
Wake up early in the morning and take breakfast then transfer to Kibale national park a journey that takes between 7-10 hours. You will enjoy a game drive as enter the park and you may be able to see some bird species the park being home to 325 species that are found in the Albertine rift valley and a number of animals like the chimpanzees, baboons, monkeys, black and white Colobus monkeys, red tailed monkeys. Arriving at the lodge of your choice late in the evening for dinner and overnight.
Day Six: Chimpanzee tracking
Wake up early in the morning for breakfast go to Kanyanchu ranger station for briefing from the ranger or guide. After briefing, you will enjoy a guided walk through the forest in search for the chimpanzees and Kibale being a tropical forest found in the northern and central parts of the park, its home to the biggest number of chimpanzees in Uganda. During the walk you are likely to come to a close view of some of the primates like baboons, monkeys, black and white Colobus monkeys, red tailed monkeys etc and a number of colorful butterflies. In the evening, drive to Queen Elizabeth National park as you enjoy a game drive as you go into the park then dinner and overnight at the hotel of your choice.


Day Seven:  Queen Elizabeth national Park and launch cruise
Wake up very early in the morning ready best part of the day. After breakfast, enjoy a game drive in the crater lakes region where you will be able to see various crater lakes including the famous Nyamunuka that is used as an animal hospital then continue to the northern Kazinga channel and here you will get an opportunity to see the early risers as they go back to their hide outs and as you proceed in the parks vegetation that is bushy grassland, acacia woodland, forest grassland and swampy vegetation, you will be able to see a number of bird species. On arrival on the Kasenyi plain that is East of Kasese road, this part has the Kobs mating ground and here there are high chances of viewing a lion awaiting its prey. Return to the park for late breakfast then take a rest as you wait for lunch then drive to Kazinga channel for a boat cruise on the banks of the lake.  Kazinga channel is located between Lake George and Lake Edward and its 40km long. The shore being an attraction to many birds, you will be able see a variety of birds like white winged warbler, lesser and greater flamingos, African skimmer, pink backed pelican, the rare shore bill stork, martial eagles etc and a number of elephant families, herds of Buffalos, antelopes as they drink water on the lake then crocodiles and hippos. Return to your hotel for dinner and overnight


Day Eight: Transfer to Bwindi national Park
Wake up early in the morning and drive to Bwindi via the Ishasha sector an area famous for harboring tree climbing lions then proceed to Bwindi arriving in the afternoon. Bwindi impenetrable national park is located in the montane forest that is a home to some of the remaining Mountain gorillas in the world. On reaching the park, you will be able to view interesting spectacular birds that include African Green Broadbill, Bar Tailed Trogon and the gorgeous forest or tree species. You will also be able to see the beautiful primates like the Black and white Colobus Monkeys, Blue, Black Faced Red Colobus, and Red Tailed monkeys and Olive Baboons then dinner and overnight at the lodge of your choice.


Day Nine: Gorilla tracking
Wake up early in the morning and after breakfast; get ready to meet the gorillas. you are supposed to wear trousers and gumboots because the forest has bitting insects and the ground is quite boggy and packed lunch then head to the ranger station for briefing before you enter into the forest with the guides. Begin your search for the gorillas and as you walk, you will notice that there are some primate climbing on tree branches like the baboons, black and white Colobus monkeys, red tailed and blue monkeys etc and a number of birds. as you approach the gorillas , you will hear murmuring sound from the bush and when you locate them, you will be filled with joy  because it’s a memorable experience. You are only allowed one hour with the gorillas and during this time you will be able to see how the young ones play on tree branches and the way the adults look for their babies, take photos and relax with them then return to your lodge and in the late evening you may participate in the cultural walk.  Dinner and overnight at the hotel of your choice.


Day Ten: Transfer Lake Mburo national Park
After having a great time with the gorillas, transfer to Lake Mburo national park and on your way, you will be able to see the beautiful hills and terraces of the Kigezi region then proceed to Ankole and here you will be able to see the beautiful herds of long horned cattle. On arrival in the park, check in at the hotel of your choice and then you will take a boat ride on the shores of the lake where you will get a chance of seeing a variety of animals like impalas, Zebras, elephants, buffaloes, orobi, defassa ,  reedbuck  , wartogs, waterbacks, statugas with a variety of birds including tabora cisticola, chested wattled plover, Abyssinian ground hornbill and white winged warbler. Then dinner and overnight at your budget hotel.


Day Eleven: Game drive
After an early morning breakfast, go for a game drive to catch up with the early risers then continue to the salt lick area (observing point) and here you will have an opportunity to see various animals in the park. You will also get a chance of seeing Zebras, Africa’s largest Antelope, the Eland and Impalas licking salt. You will also get an opportunity to enjoy a boat horse riding in the park going through different trails. Then in the late evening return to the park at the hotel of your choice for dinner and overnight.


Day Twelve: Head to Kampala
Wake up very early in the morning and after breakfast, drive to Kampala having astop over at the equator for photographs and lunch then continue to kampala at the hotel of your choice for dinner and overnight.


Day Thirteen: Jinja tour and Rafting
After breakfast, drive to Jinja for life's great adventures. You will drive heading east and there you will be able to the coffee tee and sugar plantations and the colorful roadside fruit and vegetable markets. On your way you will have a stopover at Seziwa River (this is the water body that many believe to have been born by a woman) while here you will be told plenty of stories about how the river was formed. Then proceed to Jinja to see the source of the Nile. On reaching the source of the Nile you will be able to see the spot where Speke first discovered the source then continue to Jinja town for lunch at the hotel of your choice.
After lunch, you will visit Owen falls dam for a boat cruise along the banks of the Nile and during the cruise you will be able to see a variety of wildlife with plenty of birds and reptiles then go to kalagala falls where different cultural activities take place like water rafting, Kayaking, Bird watching, Swimming, Nature walks and a number of activities on Bujagali falls like Bungee jumping, Acrobatics, cultural dances etc. Dinner and overnight at the hotel of your choice.


Day Fourteen: Head to Kampala
Wake up early in the morning and after breakfast, begin your journey back to Kampala and on your way, you will have a stopover at Mabira and here you will visit the Mabira forest where you will do a forest walk and visit the picnic sites. This will give you a chance to see some of the primates, birds, butterflies and small insects in a close range. Then proceed to Kampala heading to Entebbe for your flight back home.

Above Price Quotes Includes

Price Quote Excludes

  • Airport transfers (pick and drop)
  • Ground transport per 4WD safari vehicle
  • English speaking driver/guide
  • Accommodation as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Three meals a day, apart from your stay in Kampala & Entebbe (B&B)
  • Mineral water in the safari vehicle
  • Park entrance fees
  • Gorilla permit (USD $600 per permit)
  • Ranger fees
  • All mentioned activities except for the optional ones
  • International flight
  • Visa (USD $100 per person)
  • Meals and drinks not mentioned
  • Items of personal nature
  • Tips & laundry service