10 days super luxury wildlife safari

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Trip highlights for the 10 Days Super luxury wildlife safari:

This 10 Days Super luxury wildlife safari itinerary will take place in Uganda; arriving and departing via Entebbe International Airport. En-route to Lake Mburo National Park, you will have a stopover at the Equator and take part in the experiment done there. In Lake Mburo National Park you will enjoy a nature walk and a boat ride on Lake Mburo. You will then visit the park with the highest variety of habitants and wildlife in Uganda; Queen Elizabeth National Park where you will enjoy a game drive and a boat ride on the Kazinga Channel. Proceed to Kibale Forest National Park where you will trek the Chimpanzees and enjoy a nature walk in the bigodi swamp. You will then drive to the beautiful Murchison Falls National Park, enjoy a game drive and a boat ride to the bottom of the falls. You will then take a domestic flight from Pakuba Airstrip to Entebbe International Airport enjoying aerial views of the country.

Day 1:  ARRIVAL

Upon arrival at Entebbe International Airport for your Uganda safari tour, clear with immigration and proceed to the arrivals where you will meet your driver guide who will transfer you to your hotel for overnight.

Accommodation: Protea Hotel by Marriott Entebbe (High-end Accommodation) or The Boma Guest House (Medium Accommodation)

Meal plan:             B,-,-

Day 2: DRIVE TO LAKE MBURO NATIONAL PARK, EVENING GAME DRIVE

On this day after breakfast, depart your hotel for Lake Mburo National Park having a stopover at the Equator; the imaginary line that divides the earth into two halves.

Lake Mburo National Park is Uganda’s smallest National Park and has a variety of animals like Zebras, Defassa waterbuck, Impala, Eland, Oribi and many others plus over 300 bird species which you will have a chance to see during the evening game drive.

Accommodation: Mihingo Lodge (High-end Accommodation) or Rwakobo Rock (Medium Accommodation)

Meal plan:            B,L,D

Day 3: NATURE WALK AND BOAT RIDE ON LAKE MBURO

You will enjoy a morning nature walk where you may encounter animals returning to their dens and others retreating to the lake, thereafter you will return to the lodge to freshen up, have breakfast. Spend the rest of the morning at leisure.

After lunch at the lodge, in the afternoon you will enjoy a breathtaking boat ride on Lake Mburo whence the park derives its name. You will see various bird species and animals drinking water at the banks of the Lake. Dinner and overnight stay at the Lodge.

Accommodation: Mihingo Lodge (High-end Accommodation) or Rwakobo Rock (Medium Accommodation)

Meal plan:            B,L,D

Day 4:  LAKE MBURO – QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK

After relaxed breakfast at the lodge, you will be assisted with checking out and after settling the bill for extras if any start your drive to the famous Queen Elizabeth National Park. The second most visited Park and the most popular savannah reserve in Uganda. This Park has the highest variety of habitats and wildlife too. Dinner and overnight stay at the Lodge.

Accommodation: Kyambura Gorge Lodge (High-end Accommodation) or Enganzi Lodge (Medium Accommodation)

Meal plan:             B,L,D

Day 5:  GAME DRIVE AND BOAT RIDE ALONG THE KAZINGA CHANNEL

After an early breakfast, you will proceed for a game drive; through the Kasenyi and North Kazinga plains where you will see herds of Elephants, Buffalos, Antelopes, etc…

In the afternoon after lunch at the lodge, you will have a boat ride along the Kazinga Channel en-route you will see groups of Hippos and Buffalos a few metres away. You will see some animals coming to drink water at the banks and a various bird species.

Accommodation: Kyambura Gorge Lodge (High-end Accommodation) or Enganzi Lodge (Medium Accommodation)

Meal plan:             B,L,D

Day 6: DRIVE TO FORT PORTAL

After a relaxed breakfast at your lodge, you will depart the park and start your drive to Fort Portal Town / Kibale National Park. Fort Portal was founded as a garrison for British soldiers by Gerald Portal from whom the town derives its name. And is the only town with an English name in Uganda. Here you will see many tea plantations producing high quality tea for local and export market and views of the mighty misty Mountains of the Moon; the Rwenzori mountains.

Accommodation: Kyaninga Lodge (High-end Accommodation) or Kibale Forest Camp (Medium Accommodation) 

Meal plan:            B,L,D

Day 7: CHIMPANZEE TREKKING AND BIGODI SWAMP WALK

On this day of your 10 days super luxury wildlife safari, you will have a morning Chimpanzee trekking experience in the company of an experienced ranger guide, you will search for Kibale Forest’s resident Chimpanzees and also have a chance to see other primates such as Grey-cheeked Mangabeys, Red Colobus, Red-tailed and Blue monkeys. In the afternoon after lunch, you will enjoy a walk through the papyrus swamps of the Bigodi Wetland Sanctuary.

Accommodation: Kyaninga Lodge (High-end Accommodation) or Kibale Forest Camp (Medium Accommodation) 

Meal plan:            B,L,D

Day 8: DRIVE TO MURCHISON FALLS NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast, drive to the beautiful Murchison Falls National Park formerly known as Kabalega National Park. This park derives its name from the Murchison Falls which is a 7 meter canyon where the Mighty River Nile forces itself from a narrow gorge pouring down with a thunderous roar. Lunch, dinner and overnight stay at the Lodge.

Accommodation: Paraa Safari Lodge (High-end Accommodation) or Murchison River Lodge (Medium Accommodation)

Meal plan:            B,L,D

Day 9: GAME DRIVE AND BOAT RIDE TO THE BOTTOM OF THE FALLS

Enjoy a morning game drive through the Savanna where you will see herds of Elephants, Buffalos, Giraffes, Kobs, Oribi, Jackson’s Hartebeest and various bird species that include the forest and water birds and the Albertine Rift endemics thereafter return to the Lodge for breakfast. In the afternoon, you will have a boat ride to the bottom of the falls whence the park derives its name. You will see groups of Hippos, Crocodiles, and a variety of animals that come to drink water at the River banks and a variety of bird species too.

Accommodation: Paraa Safari Lodge (High-end Accommodation) or Murchison River Lodge (Medium Accommodation)

Meal plan:            B,L,D

Day 10: DEPARTURE

After breakfast at the Lodge, you will be assisted with checking out and proceed to Pakuba Airstrip and take a domestic flight to Entebbe International Airport to catch your departure International flight.

Meal plan:            B,-,-

Includes:

  • 9 nights’ accommodation with meals as indicated in the itinerary above
  • Activities shown in the itinerary
  • Park fees
  • Game drives
  • Boat rides
  • Chimpanzee trekking
  • Bigodi swamp walk
  • Nature walks in Lake Mburo National Park
  • On way domestic flight Pakuba Airstrip to Entebbe International Airport
  • Services of an experienced English speaking driver guide
  • Transportation in a 4×4 safari vehicle
  • Government taxes

Excludes:

  • International flights
  • Visas
  • Insurance
  • Optional activities
  • Tips
  • Drinks
  • Items of personal nature