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9 Days Safari Wildlife Special

About Safari

We invite you to experience here with your family, definitely you are filled with lasting memories and feel awesome.

DAY 1

Arrival in Entebbe-Kampala

Your arrival at Entebbe International Airport is greeted by our on-site representative. You will then be driven to Kampala City for an overnight.

Cassia Lodge or Metropole Hotel. Lodging- Bed & Breakfast

DAY 2

Drive to Murchison Falls National Park

An early breakfast is followed by a drive northwest towards Masindi and the Murchison Falls conservation area. This is the largest conservation area in Uganda and offers breathtaking scenery of grassland acacia savannah to the north and tropical forests to the south. We shall have a stopover for a nature walk and lunch at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary. This houses the breeding project which saw the rebirth of the endangered white rhinos in Uganda. You can view them at close range moving and grazing freely in their natural habitat. Thereafter, we proceed to Murchison Falls National Park where you check into your preferred lodge for dinner and an overnight stay. Lodging -Full Board options available.

Accom: Murchison River Lodge | Paraa Safari Lodge | Pakuba Lodge | Kabalega Wilderness Lodge

DAY 3

Game drive & Launch cruise

After breakfast, we embark on an early morning game drive to explore the open savannah in the delta of the Nile on Lake Albert's northern bank. You'll have the opportunity to take memorable photos of animals in the wild as you will likely chance upon elephants, lions, buffaloes, giraffes, waterbuck, bushbuck, spotted hyenas, and on the rare occasion, leopards.

You will be driven back to the lodge for Lunch and in the afternoon, you'll take a boat excursion along the Nile to the base of the magnificent Murchison Falls. You will take in an amazing concentration of wildlife at the river's banks that include hippos, crocodiles, as well as a wide variety of bird species such as the African eagle, pelicans, the kingfisher, Egyptian geese, and many more! We then proceed to walk to the top of the falls. Here, the Nile creates a narrow canyon of thunderous water as it crashes down into the Albertine Rift Valley. Dinner and overnight stay at you preferred lodging. Lodging-Full Board options available.

Accom: Murchison River Lodge | Paraa Safari Lodge | Pakuba Lodge | Kabalega Wilderness Lodge

DAY 4

Chimp tracking in Budongo Forest

An early breakfast is followed by a drive to Budongo Forest in Kaniyo-Pabidi ecotourist site. Here you partake in a tropical forest trek and get to interact with chimpanzees in their natural habitat. The forest is also home to other primates as the black and white colobus monkey, the red-tailed monkey, the blue monkey, the vervet monkey and baboons.

Accom: Murchison River Lodge | Paraa Safari Lodge | Pakuba Lodge | Kabalega Wilderness Lodge

DAY 5

Drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park

After breakfast, we depart Hoima and set off in a southwesterly direction along Lake Albert and the Rift Valley escarpment heading towards Queen Elizabeth National Park. You can take in the sights and sounds along the way which includes a stop over at Bugoma Forest. Full Board Options available.

Accom: Kyambura Game Lodge | Mweya Safari Lodge | Ihamba Lakeside Safari Lodge | Engazi Game Lodge

DAY 6

Game drive & Launch cruise

After taking breakfast the day will start off with an early morning game drive along the tracks of the national park. This will focus mainly towards the northern sectors of the park and towards Lake George and Kisenyi village. Watch out for lions, elephants, buffaloes, spotted hyenas, waterbuck, Ugandan kobs, and on the rare occasion, leopards. The Queen Elizabeth National Park features unique landscapes such as breathtaking views of crater lakes and the Albertine Rift Valley.

After lunch, your afternoon will comprise of a boat ride from the Mweya peninsula along the Kazinga channel. This area is one of the most popular sites in Uganda due to the concentration of wildlife, bird species and the all the breathtaking scenery which affords you plenty of opportunities to capture great photographs. You should get opportunities to spot hippos, buffaloes, and elephants. All this while enjoying a drink on the channel. Lodging-Full Board.

Accom: Kyambura Game Lodge | Mweya Safari Lodge | Ihamba Lakeside Safari Lodge | Engazi Game Lodge

DAY 7

Drive to Bwindi via Ishasha

An early breakfast is followed by a photographic safari in the Ishasha sector - the southern region of Queen Elizabeth National Park. Look out for the 'tree-climbing lions' particularly during the hot hours of the day. Other attractions include herds of buffaloes, elephants, topi antelopes, as well as a wide variety of bird species.

We have lunch en route at one the picnic sites close to the boarder of Uganda- Rwanda then we proceed to Bwindi Forest National Park which we get to by evening, in time for dinner and an overnight stay.

Accom: Bwindi Engagi Lodge | Bwindi Jungle Lodge | Bakiga Lodge | Cuckooland Lodge | Gorilla Valley Lodge

DAY 8

Mountain Gorilla Safari

The morning has us enter into the impenetrable forest that is Bwindi for the gorilla safari. This activity starts at 8 o'clock in the morning. The trekking is carried out by the most experienced ranger guides within groups of up to 8 people who with gorilla trekking permits allocated Your quest entails tracking down habituated families of mountain gorillas. Bwindi forest has a population of 420 gorillas (based on 2012 surveys). It isn't easy to predict the amount of time you will take before encountering the gorillas. However, once you do chance upon them, you'll have an hour to observe and photograph them. Please ensure that you carry a packed lunch and water with you which may also require the assistance of porters who are on hand. Lodging-Full Board options available.

Accom: Bwindi Engagi Lodge | Bwindi Jungle Lodge | Bakiga Lodge | Cuckooland Lodge | Gorilla Valley Lodge

DAY 9

Bwindi Forest National Park-Entebbe

We wrap it up on your 9th day! Breakfast is followed by the drive to Entebbe International Airport in time for your flight out. You'll have lunch en route. Lodging

Half Board