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12 Days Uganda Jungle Safari

Day 1: Transfer to Murchison Falls National Park

After having morning breakfast at the Hotel in Kampala, you will meet your tour guide who will drive you to Murchison Falls National Park through Masindi town where you have lunch from here you also visit the Ziwa Rhino sanctuary for a guided walk to see the Rhinos. After this, continue with the journey to Murchison Falls National Park through the Kichumbanyobo gate, at your arrival you will visit the Top of the falls where the Park got its name. Here you will see water exploding through a narrow gorge and streams down to turn into a peaceful stream whose banks are thronged with a variety of animals and bird species. After this, return to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay at Red Chili Campsite / Paraa Safari Lodge / Sambiya River Lodge / Nile Safari Camp / Chobe Safari Lodge.

Day 2: Game Drive and Launch Cruise

After Early morning breakfast embark on a game drive in the northern sector of the Murchison Falls National Park. The drive will reward you with a chance to see some of the big fiver animals like leopards, hyenas, lions, elephants, buffaloes and many other animals like jackals, Kob giraffe, Warthogs, Waterbucks, Antelopes and more. You will return back to the lodge to unwind as you wait for lunch and Boat cruise after lunch. This takes you to the base of the falls. This will provide a chance to view some water-loving animals like the crocodiles, buffalos, hippos and a number of bird species. Return back your lodge for dinner and overnight at your lodge as on day one.

Day 3: Transfer to Kibale Forest National Park

After having heavy breakfast at your lodge, you will set out for your long drive from Murchison falls to Kibale Forest National Park. En route, you will hit the road for a long drive from Murchison Falls National Park to Kibale Forest National Park. You will have en-route stopover for lunch in Hoima town and arrive at Fort Portal Town in the afternoon. The journey will offer you with stunning beautiful perspectives of the Rift Valley and additionally homesteads for the Bunyoro and Batooro Kingdoms. Dinner and overnight stay at Chimpanzee Guesthouse/Chimp Nest/Kibale Forest Camp/Primates Lodge/Ndali Lodge

Day 4: Chimps Trekking and Bigodi swamp walk

After having heavy morning breakfast at your lodge, you will go to the Park Headquarters of Kibale Forest National Park at Kanyachu for a briefing on rules and regulations while you’re on chimps tracking activity. Afterward, you will enter the park with the Ranger Guide in search the Chimpanzees which are Man’s closest Cousins. Kibale Forest home to about 12 species of primates incorporating the Chimpanzees, the red colobus, and L’hoests monkeys, Vervet Monkeys, Red Tailed Monkeys, baboons et cetera. You will encounter how the chimps feed and interact with one another. After this great activity you will return back to your hotel for lunch and toward the evening set out for the Nature walk in Bigodi swamp. Here nature stroll will reward you with the view of different bird species and also some primates. Bigodi swamp is well known as a bird watchers paradise due to the numerous bird species that can be watched in the swamp. Return back to the Lodge for dinner and overnight stay at your Lodge as on day 3.

Day 5: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park

After having heavy morning breakfast at your lodge, you will head to Queen Elizabeth National Park. The trip will take you through the historical Kasese town with a clear perspective of the mountains of the Moon or the Rwenzori Mountain. As you enter the Queen Elizabeth National Park, you will enjoy a game drive en-route. Move ahead with your journey to Mweya for a nature stroll in the Maramagambo forest for primate watching and visits to the bat cave and the blue lake. Have your dinner and overnight stay at Mweya Safari Lodge / Simba Safari Camp / Ihamba Safari Lodge.

Day 6: Game Drive and Launch Cruise

After having a heavy breakfast at the lodge, you will set out for the morning game drive in the Kasenyi area. Here pay special mind to animals, for example, the Lions, Buffaloes, Leopard, Elephants, Kobs, Antelopes and many more. Come back to your lodge for lunch and toward the evening, set out for the Launch cruise along the Kazinga Channel. This will give you the chance to view wildlife up close, for example, hippo’s huff and spray mere feet far from the boat, buffalo linger in the shallows. The shores of the channel are additionally home to several bird species incorporating pink backed pelicans, pied and malachite kingfishers, saddle billed stork and many others. After this marvelous afternoon, a slow drive back to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Day 7: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park

After having a heavy breakfast at your lodge, you will drive to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest through the southern sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park famously known as the Ishasha sector known for the rare tree climbing lions in Fig and acacia trees. Here you will see tree-climbing lions and also different animals in the sector. Continue with your journey to Bwindi National Park arriving in the evening. Have dinner and overnight at Buhoma Community Bandas/Gorilla Resort/Gorilla Mist Camp/Nkuringo Gorilla Camp/wagtail Eco Safari Camp.

Day 6: Mountain Gorilla Trekking Bwindi Forest

After early morning breakfast, you will then drive to the park headquarters of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park for a briefing and direction of the activity. After this, you will be joined by equipped ranger guide in the forest to track for the Mountain Gorillas. You will penetrate through the forest, cutting the undergrowth, separating thick creepers, to track gorillas. The time taken to track the Gorillas is unpredictable since it depends on the movement of the gorillas in the quest for nourishment and shelter. Be that as it may, it can take from 2 to 9 hours. You will have a maximum of one hour with the gorillas and this will allow you to observe, take photos and interact with them. Return again to your lodge for dinner and overnight as on day 5.

Day 9: Transfer to Lake Bunyonyi

After having a heavy breakfast at your lodge, you will enjoy a community stroll around Buhoma then after that drive to Lake Bunyonyi through Kabale which is commonly known as the Switzerland of Africa. Lake Bunyonyi got its name from the numerous bird species that used to inhabit the lake. Lake Bunyonyi is the deepest lake in Uganda and the second deepest in Africa from Lake Tanganyika. At your arrival, you will enjoy a boat ride to the different Islands found on Lake Bunyonyi. After this great adventure, you will return back to your lodge for dinner and overnight at Arcadia Guesthouses / Bunyonyi Overland Camp/ Bushara Island Camp.

Day 10: Full Day on Lake Bunyonyi

After a fully served breakfast at your lodge, you will enjoy a number of activities arranged on this day. You can choose to visit the local markets in Kabale and likewise the Bakiga Cultural Museum, visit the diverse dairy farms and plantations. You can also visit the Batwa community on one of the Islands for a cultural tour and historical experience of these shortest People on earth. After all these great activities, you will return back to the lodge for dinner and overnight at your Lodge as on day 9.

Day 11: Transfer to Lake Mburo National Park

After having a fully served breakfast at your lodge, you will hit the road to Lake Mburo National Park. The beautiful drive will take you through the Kabale district which is commonly known as the Switzerland of Africa because of its topography full of slopes and highlands. You will have en-route stop in Mbarara town for lunch and later after that continue to with the journey the Park through the Nshara Gate. At your arrival in the Park, you will enjoy a boat cruise on Lake Mburo. On this trip Pay special attention to animals like Hippos, crocodiles et cetera. After this return to the lodge for dinner and overnight at Mihingo Lodge / Mantana Luxury Tented Camp / Arcadia Cottages.

Day 12: Game drive and transfer back to Kampala

After having a fully served breakfast at your lodge, you will enjoy for the morning game drive within the Lake Mburo National Park to search for wild creatures like the herds of Zebra, Impala, Eland and other savannah species. Additionally pay special mind to different bird species in the park like African Fin foot, Papyrus, Bush Shrike et cetera. After all this wonderful game drive you will hit the road back to Kampala with en-route stop at the equator for lunch and some educative information from your tour guide. After this lunch, you will continue to Kampala and Entebbe International Airport for the flight back home.

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