16 Days - Uganda Total Experience
Arrival at Entebbe
You will be picked by our driver/guide who will transfer you to hotel for overnight stay. He will brief you about the tour and what time to pick you on the second day.
To Kidepo valley NP via Ziwa Rhino sanctuary
After an early morning breakfast, your will set off to kidepo valley National Park. Along Masindi Rd you will stop at Ziwa Rhino sanctuary to visit the reintroduced white rhino. Then have lunch here and then proceed to Kidepo. Kidepo ranks among Africa’s finest wildernesses.
In Kidepo Valley N.P
After an early breakfast, you will head inside the Kidepo Valley National Park for a game drive. From Apoka, in the heart of the national park, a savannah landscape extends in all directions for beyond the gazetted area of 1442Km2, towards horizons outlined by distant mountain ranges. The park inhabits one of the most exciting faunas of any Ugandan parks, with over 80 species of mammals several of which are endermic to kidepo national pork like the cheetah, the striped hyena, the caracal and over 465 bird species including ostriches.
To Murchison Falls NP
Early in the morning after breakfast, and then leave for Murchison falls national park the northern sector with lunch along the way. The park is bisected by the Victoria Nile, which plunqes 45M over the remnant rift valley wall, creating the dramatic Murchison falls, the centrepiece of the park and final event in an 80km stretch of rapids. The mighty cascade drains the last of the river’s energy, transforming it into a broad, placid stream that flows quietly across the rift valley floor into Lake Albert. There are a lot of animals to see on your way to- the hotel through the park such as elephants, giraffes and buffaloes; while hippos, Nile crocodiles and aquatic birds are permanent residents.
In Murchison falls NP
In the morning we will go for the game drive, special here are lions, giraffes, elephants, leopards, Uganda kobs and many more animals.
In Murchison falls NP
Early morni!1g the boat wiII take us downstream to the delta. The place where the Nile enters Lake Albert. This trip of 5-6 hours will show us all the beauty of this national park especially the delta with the different birds. Here is a good chance to see the elusive shoebill stork. In the afternoon is a visit to the top of the falls, a wonderful view.
To Kibaale Forest NP
Early morning departure for the journey to Kibaale Forest. We will pass close to Lake Albert, on a clear day the view from the top of the Albert rift is spectacular. In the afternoon we will arrive at kibaale forest, sleeping with the noises of the tropical rain forest.
Chimp walk and swamp walk
At 8am, we will start with the 4 hours chimp walk. Also 10 other primates can be seen. The park is also known for all the butterfly and birds. In the afternoon a walk through the Bigodi swamp.
To Queen Elizabeth N.P
Early morning departure for queen Elizabeth via fort portal we reach Mweya at midday in Queen Elizabeth NP with a stunning beautiful view over kazinga channel. In the late afternoon we will make a game drive.
In Queen Elizabeth NP
This day is for a game drive on the plains of queen Elizabeth with thousands of Uganda 1n kobs. lions, elephants etc. also on the program is a two hours launch trip on the kazinga channel where we will see all the animals from the waterside.
In Queen Elizabeth NP
Our second day in this beautiful park, very early in the morning after breakfast we go to Kyambura Gorge. Here you can go for 3-4 hour walk in to the gorge for meeting the chimpanzees. After the gorge wiII drive to ishasha sector and have an evening game drive in search of the tree climbing lions.
To Bwindi impenetrable NP
In the morning, we leave for Bwindi. The scenic route runs through a verdant countryside while you pass traditional homesteads and farms.
This is the day of gorilla tracking. At 7.45am you wiII be at the office for Bwindi impenetrable forest for pre-briefing and at 8.30am you will start the trek after finding the gorillas you will spend with maximum 1 hour. All visitors are expected back to the starting point by 7pm. Being physically fit is recommended.
To Lake Mburo NP
Early in the morning we will leave for lake Mburo National Park. You will have lunch in Mbarara before you continue to lake Mburo, a smaller but unique park and the only one in the western part of Uganda with impalas and zebras.
At Lake Mburo NPP
Early morning, we will go for a game walk. In the afternoon a boat trip on lake Mburo followed by another game drive in the afternoon/early evening. This little park hosts a variety of mammal species, including large number of impalas (the antelope from which “kampala” is named after), zebras, Ugandan kobs, duikers, bushbucks, ankole cattle topis, buffaloes, leopards, spotted hyenas, waterbucks, warthogs, eribi. There are 315 bird species including; shoebill stork, red faced barbet, crested crane, papyrus yellow warbler. The vegetation is mainly open savannah of acacia trees, Olea and Boscia. ·Lake Mburo is a natural haven for fauna and flora. the bank teems with animals and birds. Crocodiles and hippopotamus are permanent residents, and buffaloes come to drink during the dry season. The wide variety of resident birds includes malachite kingfishers, pied kingfishers, African fish eagles, rufous long- tailed starlings, blue- headed-weavers, green-necked doves, hammer kobs, pelicans, herons, cormorants and even rare shoebills.
Early morning the last part of the journey wiII bring us to Entebbe Airport. On the way back after Masaka there wiII be an opportunity to stop at the equator for photo shoots, buying souvenirs and have lunch. We will bring you directly to Entebbe airport for an onwards flights.
- Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary
- Kidepo Valley NP
- Murchison Falls NP
- Kibaale Forest NP
- Queen Elizabeth NP
- Bwindi Impenetrable NP
- Lake Mburo NP