10 Days - Explore Uganda

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Uganda has amazed many by its beauty, natural wonders and hospitable people. The scenery and climate are different from anything elsewhere to be seen in the whole range of Africa. Uganda is therefore a destination to behold.

Trip Highlights

  • Gorilla tracking and chimpanzee tracking
  • Boat trips and Game drive/Game viewing
  • Top of the fall hike(Murchison falls) and Ziwa Rhino Sanctaury
  • Nature walk, interacting with locals and traditional meals.

 Day

Highlights

Overnight

Day 1

Arrival in Entebbe, Uganda

Lake Victoria view hotel

Day 2

Drive to Murchison Falls National Park

Paara safari lodge

Day 3

Water Safari on the Victoria Nile

Paara safari lodge

Day 4

Chimp tracking Budongo and drive to Hoima

Kontiki Hotel

Day 5

Depart for Fort portal

Kyayinga Royal Cottage

Day 6

Drive to Ishasha-Evening Game drive

Ishasha Jungle Lodge

Day 7

Depart for Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

Bakiga Lodge

Day 8

Gorilla Tracking-Local Community Tour/Encounter

Bakiga Lodge

Day 9

Drive to Mbarara Town

Lake View Hotel

Day 10

Drive to the Airport

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 Lake Victoria view hotel (BB)

DAY 2:  Drive to Murchison Falls National Park

Early morning breakfast then drive to Murchison falls National Park.

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. You may also visit Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary.

Over Night Paara safari lodge (FB)

Day 3: Water Safari on the Victoria Nile

Early morning game drive. Murchison Falls National Park plays host too many unique attractions and adventures, you will see the diversity of wildlife and amazing landscapes that Uganda has to offer. You will have a boat ride to the Nile Delta after lunch.

Over Paara safari lodge (FB)

Day 4: Chimp tracking Budongo and drive to Hoima

You will do chimpanzee trekking in Budongo forest. After the trekking, you will depart from Murchison falls National Park to Hoima

Overnight at Hoima Cultural lodge (FB)

Day 5: Depart for Fort portal

On this day we shall depart to Fort portal, one of the cleanest and most peaceful cities that has very many crater lakes. You will do a city tour to the palace and around the town.

Overnight Kyayinga Royal Cottage (FB)

Day 6: Drive to Ishasha-Evening Game drive.

After breakfast drive to Ishasha-Ishasha is located in the southern sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park, where you will be on the lookout for its famous resident: the tree climbing lion during the game drive. A sighting is not guaranteed but you have a better chance of seeing them here in the large low-limbed fig trees of Ishasha than anywhere else in Africa.

Over Ishasha Jungle Lodge (FB)

Day 7: Depart for Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

We will depart for Bwindi Impenetrable Forest with an ‘en route game drive’ passing through Ishasha, where you will be on the lookout for the tree climbing lion. At Bwindi, you will be able to see wild Mountain Gorillas.

Overnight at Bakiga Lodge (FB)

 

Day 8: Gorilla Tracking-Local Community Tour/Encounter

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 apes’ behaviour and advice on what you are watching. You will also do village walks, basket waving and visit an orphanage school.

Overnight at Bakiga Lodge (FB)

 

Day 9: Drive to Mbarara Town

You will transfer from Bwindi Impenetrable National park to Mbarara town where you will be at able to appreciate the town’s beauty and night life at free will.

Overnight at Lake View Hotel (FB)

Day 10: 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.

Included

  • All accommodation on Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • 4x4 Tourist Vehicle
  • English speaking tourist guide
  • Game Drives and walks
  • Entrance fees in the national parks
  • All boat tours
  • Taxes, Fuel, etc.
  • Free mineral water during the tour.
  • Ferry
  • Gorilla permit
  • Chimpanzee permit in Budongo
  • Insurance

Excluded

  • Visa fees
  • Drinks / alcoholic drinks
  • Additional meals
  • Tips
  • Activities not part of the described program.
  • International Travel insurance