8 Days Uganda trip
8 Days Uganda trip the excellent opportunity to explore the African big 5 in Uganda. Discovering the true secrete of the pearl of Africa within a week in our 8 Days Uganda Trip
Day 1: Transfer to Murchison Falls National Park
Take an early morning cup of coffee and head out of Kampala onto the countryside where you stumble at exciting events at each turn. The 8 days Uganda trip is an amazement which begins with tracking of Rhinos in Ziwa. After tracking we continue to Masindi Town for our lunch break. After lunch continue to Murchison falls national park with brief stop at the top of the falls. Proceed to our lodge for dinner and overnight at Fort Murchison Lodge. Meal Plan: FB
Day 2: Game drive, boat cruise
Rise up with the first sound of morning bird; take a hot cup of coffee. We go for morning game drive to search for wildlife like Elephants, lions, leopards, buffalos, giraffes, Waterbucks, hartebeests, several antelope species, lots of bird species and beautiful landscapes. After game drive return back for our lunch at Paara safari lodge as we wait for the boat cruise time.
You will do an exciting boat cruise on the Nile to the bottom of the falls and view the largest Nile crocodiles basking in the sun besides hippos and lots of water bird species. You may do an evening game viewing drive to check out nocturnal wildlife. Meal Plan: FB
Day 3: Transfer to Kibale forest national park
Have our breakfast served early before we start our long drive to Western Uganda. We reach to Fort portal around lunch time where we will stop for lunch before we continue to Kibale Forest National park. Check in our Lodge for dinner and overnight at Kibaale forest camp or Rweteera safari Camp. Meal Plan: FB
Day 4: Chimpanzee tracking
Your safari guide will escort you to chimpanzee tracking trail head at Kanyanchu tourism office for briefing before ranger guides lead you into the tropical rainforests. Tracking time is not specific because chimpanzees are highly mobile. You enjoy more than 10 species of primates alongside the Chimpanzees. We will spend hour with the chimpanzees before we come back to meet our driver guide at the head office.
We drive back to our lodge for lunch and some refreshments before we go for a community swamp walk in Bigodi swamp. This is the perfect place for birders and see more primate species. Meal Plan: BB
Day 5: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park
Relax and shake off chimpanzee tracking fatigue on our previous day of 8 days Uganda Trip. You will depart Kibale forest national park after breakfast. We go for two hours drive passing closer to the Mountains of the moon that is Mt Rwenzori. We have enroute game drive in Kasenyi sector of Queen Elizabeth before we drive to our lodge for lunch. After lunch we go for the boat cruise in Kasinga channel a home of hippos and water birds. We will have two hours enjoyment at the water before we return back to our lodge. Dinner and overnight at Engiri Game lodge
Meal Plan: FB
Day 6: Game drive, transfer to Bwindi impenetrable national park
The safari guide will pick you up early in the morning after your cup of coffee and take you on a game drive on Ishasha sector the famous sector in Queen Elizabeth national park for tree climbing lions.
You will enjoy the game as we search for more game like lions, leopards, buffalo, elephants, kobs, hyenas and many more. After the game drive we proceed to Bwindi impenetrable national park with our enroute lunch before we enter to the forest as we check in our lodge for refreshments and some rest. Dinner and overnight at Ichumbi Gorilla lodge Meal Plan: FB
Day 7 Gorilla trekking
Wake up early for the breakfast, park enough water as we go to the briefing point at the park headquarters. We will have briefing by the game ranger before we go for the long a waited activity of the safari. We will spend only hour after meeting the Gorillas take a lot of pictures while observing the gorilla trekking rules.
Day 8: Departure
Enjoy your morning sleep and shake off all your adventure fatigue and we drive back to Entebbe International Airport in time for your departure flight. We have brief lunch break in Mbarara before we continue to another stop point at Equator climaxing your exciting 8 days Uganda trip
The cost includes
Chimpanzee trekking permits
Park entry fees
Accommodation with all meals
Car, fuel and English speaking guide
Pick up and drop off
accommodation before the trip and after the trip