12 Days Luxury Uganda Safari

Murchison Falls - 12 Days Uganda Safari

Murchison Falls Uganda Safari

12 Days Luxury Uganda Safari – Uganda’s Rwenzori Mountains, River Nile and variety of national parks offer a dazzling range of diverse and unique habitats to natural attractions including the endangered Mountain Gorilla, Chimpanzees and over 1,000 species of birds. Uganda’s resulting beauty, natural wonders and biodiversity have impressed generations of enthralled wildlife-watchers and seasoned African Safari-goers. 12 Days Luxury Uganda Safari

Highlights

  • Gorilla tracking and chimpanzee tracking
  • Boat trips and Game drive/Game viewing
  • Top of the fall hike (Murchison falls)
  • Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary

Brief Itinerary – 12 Days Uganda Tour

DayHighlightsOvernight
Day 1Arrival in EntebbeProtea Hotel
Day 2Depart for Murchison Falls National Park via Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary.Paraa Lodge
Day 3Game Drive & Boat Cruise to the fallParaa Safari Lodge
Day 4Lake Albert, Kabwoya Wildlife ReserveLake Albert Lodge
Day 5Depart for Kibale National ParkNdali Lodge
Day 6Chimpanzee Tracking in Kibale National ParkNdali lodge
Day 7Depart for Queen Elizabeth National ParkKasenyi Safari camp
Day 8Game drive and Boat trip to Kazinga ChannelKasenyi Safari Camp
Day 9Depart for Bwindi Impenetrable National ParkMahogany springs Lodge
Day 10Gorilla Tracking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National ParkMahogany springs Lodge
Day 11Lake Mburo National ParkMihingo Lodge
Day 12Drive to the Airport

 

Detailed Itinerary – 12 Days Uganda Safari

Day 1: Arrival in Entebbe, Uganda

Upon arrival at Entebbe International Airport, you will be met by a professional Umoja Motherland Tours Ltd guide who will transfer you to your hotel

Overnight Protea Hotel (Marriott) Bed and Break fast

Day 2: Depart for Murchison Falls National Park via Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary.

After breakfast drive to Murchison falls National Park with an en-route at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary. Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary, a sanctuary to a dozen white rhino is the only place in Uganda where you can see rhino. Murchison Falls National Park has 76 mammal species and 451 bird species. The River Nile runs through the park and attracts Nile crocodile, hippo and the rare semi-aquatic Sitatunga antelope. 12 Days Luxury Uganda Safari

Overnight at Paraa Lodge (FB)

Day 3: Game Drive & Boat Cruise to the fall

Early morning game drive. You can admire the wildlife and birdlife of Murchison Falls National Park and ask your driver guide lots of questions along the way. One of the highlights of this Safari will be the boat ride to the Nile Delta, home to the iconic Shoebill.

Overnight at Paraa Lodge (FB)

Day 4: Lake Albert, Kabwoya Wildlife Reserve

Drive to Lake Albert, Kabwoya wildlife reserve. You will enjoy views of the Blue Mountains of the Democratic Republic of Congo beyond Lake Albert. During an evening game drive, you will be on the lookout for a wide variety of antelopes including Jackson’s hartebeest and primates such as the striking Black and White Colobus
Monkey. 12 Days Uganda Safari

Overnight at Lake Albert Lodge (FB)

Day 5: Depart for Kibale Forest National Park

Depart for Kibale Forest National Park, in Western Uganda, an incredibly diverse forest is home to over 335 bird species (some rare or endemic) and 13 species of primates including chimpanzee, red colobus monkey, the rare L’Hoest monkey, among others. You will undoubtedly enjoy this nature walk

Overnight at Ndali Lodge (FB)

Day 6: Chimpanzee Tracking in Kibale National Park

Wake up early morning and head to the briefing station for your Chimpanzee trekking. In Kibale Forest National Park you will track habituated Chimps. These engaging apes are the closed relatives to human beings and are great fun to watch as they play and fight in the fruit trees. Experienced guides will introduce you to the different members of the chimp families, as well as the birds and plant life of the forest. 12 Days Luxury Uganda Safari

Overnight at Ndali Lodge (FB)

Day 7: Depart for Queen Elizabeth National Park

Depart for Queen Elizabeth National Park. The landscape of northern Queen Elizabeth comprises dozens of ancient craters carved into gentle rolling hills. Queen Elizabeth National Park has over 600 bird species, more than any other national park in Uganda. You will also be on the lookout for elephants!

Overnight at Kasenyi Safari camp (FB)

Day 8 Game drive and Boat trip to Kazinga Channel

Early morning game drive. A popular route you may take for the game drive is the Kasenyi sector, well-known for its lions that prey on Queen Elizabeth’s large population of Uganda Kob (antelope). Wildlife to look out for includes elephants, antelope and occasionally a hyena. Later, you will take a boat for a water safari on the Kazinga Channel. 12 Days Luxury Uganda Tour

Overnight at Kasenyi Safari Camp (FB)

Day 9: Depart for Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Depart for Bwindi, Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park is a UNESCO Natural World Heritage site and one of the richest biological and botanical regions in the world. Bwindi’s most-revered species are the approximately 400 wild Mountain Gorillas.

Overnight Mahogany springs Lodge (FB)

Day 10: Gorilla Tracking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park

Your gorilla trek will start after a briefing by the rangers. You will locate and interact (under supervision) with a gorilla family. The guides will interpret the animals’ behavior and advice on what you are watching. If time allows you will visit the Batwa. 12 Days Luxury Uganda Safari

Overnight Mahogany springs Lodge (FB)

Day 11: Lake Mburo National Park

After breakfast drive from Bwindi to Lake Mburo National Park on arrival check into the hotel. Later you will enjoy an evening game drive.

Over Night Mihingo Lodge (FB)

Day 12: Drive to the Airport.

We will start our journey back towards Entebbe, with an Equator stop over. Your guide will thereafter drive you to the Airport in due time for your out bound flight.

End of 12 Days Luxury Uganda Safari

Included
– All accommodation on Half Board (HB), Full Board (FB) or Bed and Breakfast
(B&B) basis as quoted in the text
– Safari vehicle and fuel
– English speaking tourist guide
– 1 gorilla permit per person
– 1 chimp permit per person
– Game drives and walks
– Entrance fees to the national parks
– All boat tours
– Taxes
– Free mineral water in the vehicle during the tour
– insurance

Excluded
– Visa fees
– Drinks / alcoholic drinks
– Additional meals
– Tips
– Activities not part of the described programme
– International travel insurance