After breakfast we drive to Jinja, where we make a walk along the Nile and visit the source of the Nile. We visit local communities to see their rural and local way of living. It is also possible to go for White water-rafting, kayaking, quad biking or horse riding (optional activities). Please let us know if you want to go for rafting. This must be booked in advance (certainly in high season).
The Haven (FB)
The Nile Porch (BB)
Today we drive to Sipi Falls, a beautiful crater landscape on the slopes of Mount Elgon (4321 m). Make a beautiful walk to the 3 huge waterfalls in the afternoon. This area is known for its stunning panoramas of the Karamoja plains below and nice hanging villages.
Sipi Falls is the highest Waterfall in Uganda, the water falls down for 100 meters.
Sipi River Lodge (FB)
Lacam Lodge (BB)
Transfer to Kidepo Valley National Park. Evening relaxation over the fire place.
Kidepo Valley National Park is one of the best national parks in Uganda with high chances to see lions, leopards, elephants, giraffes and large numbers of buffalo. Kidepo is also home to the Somali Ostrich.
Apoka Safari Lodge (FB)
Today we drive to Murchison Falls through the countryside entering the park from the northern part. Sunset relaxation.
Murchison Falls is one of the most beautiful national parks of Uganda. One of the main attractions is the Nile, with the spectacular Murchison Falls, where the whole Nile is forced through a narrow gorge and falls 60 meters. Expect to see elephants, giraffes, lions, hippos, crocodiles, buffaloes and maybe leopards.
Kabalega Wilderness (FB)
Pakuba Safari Lodge (BB)
After breakfast we drive south to Budongo forest. This Forest is an interesting jungle with many bird species, primates and chimpanzees.
Chimpanzee tracking in the afternoon. Chimps are our closest relatives. This is an experience you will never forget!