Best of Uganda
Best of Uganda
Come experience the best of Uganda's wildlife in this well crafted holiday that is woven to start with your arrival in Entebbe through the powerful waterfalls in Murchison Falls National Park, to the "Primate Capital" in Kibale, to Queen Elizabeth National- one of Africa's most bio-diverse national park, to Bwindi - home of the mountain gorillas and finally to a calm paradise in Lake Mburo National Park. There is so much to explore on this holiday.
- Game drives
- Boat cruises
- Thrilling gorilla tracking experience
- Best accommodation
Day 1 | Arrival in Entebbe
Upon arriving at Entebbe International Airport, you will be met by our representative who will transfer you to your hotel for an overnight stay
Day 2 | Head to Murchison Falls via Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary
Today you will embark on a drive to Murchison Falls National Park known to be home of the "World's most powerful waterfall". You will have a brief detour to the popular home of the only southern white rhinos in Uganda, you will enjoy a guided walk through this sanctuary. You will then proceed to Murchison Falls where you will check-in and relax at the lodge.
Day 3 | AM Game drive & PM Boat cruise on Albert Nile
Today you will have an early morning breakfast, and head out for an early morning game drive. This game drive takes you through beautiful landscapes filled with wildlife that graze and predators lurking in the trees and bushes. You will have the opportunity to observe lions, giraffes, hippos, elephants, leopards, waterbucks, antelopes, and interesting bird species.
In the afternoon, you will head out for a launch cruise on the Albert Nile where you will enjoy viewing the resident water animals in their natural habitat, you will have the opportunity to explore amazing wildlife such as Hippos, Nile Crocodile, stunning water birds and visiting buffaloes, elephants and so much.
Day 4 | Drive to Kibale National Park
After a warm breakfast, you will drive to the world's "Primate Capital" for yet another adventure with primates. The drive takes you through stunning landscapes of beautiful tea plantations where you will observe local farmers going about their daily business. Upon arriving at the lodge, you will check-in and relax at the lodge as you await dinner.
Day 5 | Chimp Tracking Experience & Bigodi Swamp Walk
After a warm breakfast, you will have a briefing at the Uganda Wildlife Authority park offices, you will the be led by an experienced Ranger into the forest where you will trek the intelligent chimpanzees, you will experience action-packed moments with these magnificent primates and also get to explore other primates such as the Vervet monkeys, L'Honest monkeys, Colobus monkeys and bird species such as the Africa Pitta, Cassin's spinetail, blue-headed bee-eater, Nahan's francolin, and Masked Apalis along with amazing tree species.
In the afternoon, you will go on a guided walk in the papyrus swamps of Bigodi where you will spend the afternoon observing more primates and bird species
Day 6 | Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park & Boat Cruise
Today you will proceed to Queen Elizabeth through various local communities that spread love as you pass by. You will arrive at one of Africa's most bio-diverse national park, you will enjoy a warm lunch and later proceed for an afternoon boat cruise on the Kazinga channel.
The launch cruise gives you an opportunity to view the resident water animals in their natural habitat, you will have the opportunity to explore amazing wildlife such as Hippos, Nile Crocodile, stunning water birds and visiting buffaloes, elephants and so much. You will spend a night a in Ishasha.
Day 7 | Game drive & Proceed to Ishasha Sector
After an early morning breakfast, you will go for a game drive in search of more wildlife, this game drive provides an opportunity to observe the park's predators such as the lions and leopards. In the afternoon, you will proceed south of the park to the Ishasha Sector popularly known for the "tree-climbing lions".
Day 8 | Game Drive | Proceed to Bwindi National Park
Today you will enjoy a game drive in the Ishasha sector in search of the lions, leopards, elephants, antelopes, kobs. You will later proceed to Bwindi National Park for your next encounter with Uganda's most prized wildlife jewel. Upon arriving in Bwindi, you will check-in to your lodge and relax as you wait for a beautiful dinner. You will go to bed early in preparation for your Gorilla tracking encounter.
Day 9 | Gorilla Tracking Experience
Today you will have an early morning breakfast, and head out your ultimate gorilla encounter, you will track these magnificent mountain gorillas and spend amazing moments with them, take wonderful photographers. You will return to the lodge where you will relax.
In the afternoon, you will have the option of relaxing at the lodge or have your Guide take you on a community walk and explore the way of life of the local community.
Day 10 | Drive to Entebbe
After an early morning breakfast, you will enjoy a long drive (approx 9 hours) to Entebbe traversing beautiful landscapes and communities, you will have a late checkin at the airport.