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by Andrew
Published: 2016-11-04 (1 year ago)
$1,260.00
Location
Uganda

Tour Summery

  • Tour starts and ends at Entebbe airport
  • Visit to a great number of Ugandan National Parks.
  • Attractions: Murchison Falls National Park, Queen Elizabeth National Park, Semuliki National Park and Kibale Forest National Park.
  • Activities: Game drives, boat rides, nature walks and chimpanzee tracking.
  • 4X4 vehicle with an English speaking
  • Any other extra accommodation can be arranged at an extra cost.

Queen Elizabeth boasts one of the highest bio diversity ratings of any game park or reserve in the world, – from the open Savannah to Rain Forest, dense Papyrus Swamps and brooding Crater lakes to the vastness of Lake Edward.

Day 1 ArrivalEntebbe-Murchison Falls

Pick up from Entebbe and transfer to Murchison Falls National Park, lunch to be enjoyed at Masindi Hotel. Proceed to the Park and on arrival; check in at your lodge. Overnight at Red chili Camp (B&B).

Day 2 Murchison Falls National Park

6 00am: An early morning game drive to look for the big five and their prey.  Before sunrise, they hunt as we hunt for them.  The lion, the elusive leopard, the laughing hyena, the silent elephant, the aggressive buffalos all share this park and struggle for survival.  It’s survival of the fittest.  If we are lucky we shall see them all.  The warthogs and antelopes, as well as the giraffes are all out hiding in the tall savanna grass.  Return to the lodge for breakfast.

2:00pm, you will take a boat ride up the river to the bottom of Murchison Falls.  Hippos, crocodiles, buffaloes and other animals in search of water will be your hosts.  This cruise is also great for bird viewing and photography. Overnight at Red chili Camp (B&B) Meal Plan-Breakfast

Day 3 Murchison Falls National Park 

Depart Murchison Falls after an early breakfast. Head for Fort Portal, the area where Semuliki & Kibale Forest National Parks are situated, lunch en-route and on arrival, you check in at your hotel for overnight stay. Transit Time 6-7 Hours. Overnight at: Rwenzori Travellers inn (B&B)Meal Plan Breakfast.

DAY 4: Semuliki National Park-Game drive and Boat ride

After an early breakfast, depart for Semuliki National Park close to the Congo boarder. You will take a morning Game drive to explore this small park with a variety of bird species and antelopes. In the afternoon, you will take a boat ride on the river with a high chance of spotting a rare shoe bill stork. Later on transfer back to Fort Portal for your overnight stay at Rwenzori Travellers inn (B&B). Meal Plan-Breakfast

Day 5 Kibale Forest-Chimp Tracking.

Depart for Kibale National Park, through the thrilling meandering roads. Arrive in time for lunch at your overnight hotel. In the afternoon, get your walking shoes on as we move through bush and jungle to spend time with our fascinating relatives, watching them swing through the trees or move quickly across the ground in front of us. The park is home to 12 species of primate. The Primates include Chimps; Black and White Colobus Monkeys; Blue Monkeys, Black faced Red Colobus, Red Tailed Monkeys; Olive Baboons and an incredible array of bird life, including the Great Blue Turaco. Overnight at Chimp Nest (FB) Meal Plan-Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

Day 6; To Queen Elizabeth National Park

After breakfast proceed to Queen Elizabeth National Park, the best National Park of Uganda with outstanding wildlife. Have a relaxed guided walk at the Mweya Peninsular for the rest of the Evening. Overnight at Mweya Hostels (B&B) Meal Plan-Breakfast

Day 7 Queen Elizabeth National Park-Game Drive-Boat Ride

Early game drive in the park with high expectations of seeing Lions, Hippos, Buffaloes, Leopards, Spotted Hyenas, Elephants, Antelopes and the elusive Giant Forest Hog in this park. In the afternoon you will take a unique boat ride on the Kazinga Channel which connects Lake Edward and Lake George. The area is believed to be the biggest Hippo concentration in Africa. You will be entertained by amazing hippos usually in interesting pools and many animals may be seen drinking at the water’s edge. This launch cruise offers an excellent platform for photography, Hippos huff and spray mere feet away from the boat, Buffalo linger in the shallows and the prolific bird life is colorful and stupendous with over 550 species. Overnight at Mweya Hostels (B&B) Meal Plan-Breakfast

Day 8 Queen Elizabeth National Park – Kampala

Breakfast at leisure and thereafter transfer back to Kampala/ Entebbe.

Cost includes: Services as specified in the itinerary, Accommodation as detailed in the itinerary based on 2 people sharing a double/twin for 7 nights, 4×4 safari vehicle with services of an English speaking driver/guide

Cost excludes: Personal expenses, other activities not mentioned above, air ticket, visas, tips and alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages

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