Arrival at Entebbe Airport. Pick up and transfer to your accommodation in Kampala for a much needed rest. It is possible to visit the beautiful Entebbe Botanical gardens if time allows.
Birds, flowers, Monkeys, butterflies, trees, Lake Victoria and more birds are the highlights of these beautiful gardens. The perfect sneak peak of the pearl of Africa.
Fairway Hotel (BB)
Fairway Hotel (BB)
In Murchison Falls we visit the top of the falls if time allows. On our way we visit the Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary. This is the only place in Uganda where you can see the white Rhino.
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.
Paraa Lodge (FB)
Pakuba Lodge (BB)
After breakfast we drive to Kibale Forest National Park. Make a walk around the lodge with possibilities of spotting monkeys and different bird species.
Kibale Forest is a spectacular jungle, with 13 primate species! Including chimps, baboons, black and white colobus, red colobus, grey cheeked mangabey and L’Hoest monkey.
Ndali Lodge (FB)
Primates Lodge (BB)
In the morning we dive to the park named after Queen Elizabeth with a stopover at the equator for the equator experiment and photos. Later we have an afternoon game drive in the park.
Queen Elizabeth National Park is one of the best places in Uganda to see lions. Expect to see elephants, lions, many hippos, crocodiles, buffaloes and maybe leopards.
Mweya Safari Lodge (FB)
Early morning game drive. After breakfast we transfer to Ishasha, the southern sector of queen Elizabeth national park. Game drive in the afternoon in search of tree climbing lions.
In Ishasha there are 4 prides of lions that climb the trees. Unique in the world! The other attraction of Ishasha are the Topis, not found anywhere else in this National Park
Today we visit the Batwa Pygmy community for a cultural experience. Later we drive to Lake Mburo for overnight. In the evening we make a night game drive with high chances of seeing leopards.
Lake Mburo is one of the 2 national parks with zebras and the only national park with impalas in Uganda. There are no elephants and lions, so walking safaris are possible
Mihingo Lodge (FB)
Rwakobo Rock (BB)
Early morning game drive/game walk. We drive by Igongo cultural center for an insight on the Ankole culture. Later we drive to jinja for overnight
Jinja is popularly known as adventure city but perhaps its most popular gem is the fact that it is home to the source of the River Nile which is the longest river in the whole world cascading through Northern Uganda to Egypt pouring its waters into the Red sea.
The Haven (FB)
The Nile Porch (BB)
Optional activities: Half day white water rafting, bungee jumping, visit the source of the Nile, horse back riding or visit a local community.
Later, we drive to Entebbe for your departure flight gem is the fact that it is home to the source of the River Nile which is the longest river in the whole world cascading through Northern Uganda to Egypt pouring its waters into the Red sea.