Uganda is where the East African savannah meets the West African jungle; there are great numbers of hippos in the lakes and gorillas and chimpanzees in the misty mountains and dense rain forest where lions prowl the open plains. Uganda is also blessed with a vast bird population of more than 1,000 species. Uganda also referred to as “The green heart of Africa

6 DAYS; Entebbe/Queen Elizabeth/Bwindi Impenetrable/Nairobi

DAY 1 NAIROBI
After your Kenya or Tanzania safari transfer to Ole-Sereni Hotel in Nairobi for overnight.

Accommodation at Ole-Sereni Hotel

Meal plan (dinner)

DAY 2 Entebbe - Queen Elizabeth National Park
After breakfast, be transferred to the airport for your flight to Entebbe. Our tour guide will meet and drive you to Queen Elizabeth National Park to arrive in time for lunch .En route stop at the royal drum makers and stand astride the Equator.

Accommodation at Kyambura Gorge Lodge.

Meal plan (lunch,dinner)

DAY 3 Queen Elizabeth National Park
After breakfast have a morning and evening game drive in the park. The park has numerous wildlife such as Cape buffalo, Uganda kob, waterbuck, warthog, lion, leopard, hyena, giant forest hog as well as elephants.Topis can only be discovered in Ishasha and forest primate found in Kyambura gorge in addition to Maramagambo forest. Kasenyi plains are excellent for sighting lions and large herds of Uganda kobs. The Mweya peninsula offers excellent game drives with magnificent views across the water to the Rwenzori Mountains. Mweya is one of the best places to look for leopards, which live in the dense and scrubby thickets.

Accommodation at Kyambura Gorge Lodge.

Meal plan (breakfast, lunch & dinner)

DAY 4 Queen Elizabeth National Park
Have early breakfast then leave for Kyambura Gorge which is an extraordinary natural environment where you can track chimpanzees. Have a packed lunch enjoying the breath taking gorge. After lunch take a cruise on the Kazinga Channel which is about 40m long adjoining Lake Gorge to Lake Edward. It has the perfect view of the parks’ major wildlife ventures. The shores of the lake attract a large concentration of mammals, birds as well as reptiles all year around. The animals can be viewed well by the Nile cruise or probably at the entrance of Lake Edward.

Accommodation at Kyambura Gorge Lodge.

Meal plan(breakfast,lunch & dinner)

DAY 5 Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
After breakfast, set off through the forest, with its steep, densely forested hills, for gorilla tracking experience. Alternatively, there are other activities and excursions such as guided walks and birding in the rainforest and to local villages.

Accommodation at Volcanoes Bwindi Lodge.

Meal plan (breakfast, lunch & dinner)

DAY 6 NAIROBI

After breakfast, drive to Kampala with a stop en route at a roadside market for lunch. Transfer to the airport for your return flight to Nairobi.

Meal plan (breakfast)


9 Days: Kampala, Murchison Falls, Hoima Town, Kibale Forest, Queen Elizabeth National Park, Ishasha, Bwindi, Lake Bunyonyi, Lake Mburo.


Day 1 Entebbe - Kampala
Arrive at Entebbe airport where our tour guide will welcome you and transfer you to Cassia lodge at Kampala city for overnight stay.


Accommodation at Cassia Lodge

Meal plan (dinner)

Day 2 Murchison Falls
After breakfast you will be transferred to Murchison Falls National Park, and visit the top of the falls as you watch game en route with optional by boat ride on the Victoria Nile up to the bottom of the falls. The park is home tomany bird species and more than 76 species of mammals including four of the “Big Five”, with huge herds of buffaloes and elephants, well-camouflaged leopards and a healthy population of lions. It is also known for its giraffes; which can only be viewed here and in Kidepo Valley. Other species include Jackson’s hartebeest, bushbucks, Uganda kob, waterbucks and warthogs, crocodiles and hippos Olive baboons and others,Blue and red-tailed monkeys and black-and-white colobus and the savanna-dwelling patas monkey which is only found here and in Kidepo Valley National Park and about 800 chimpanzees that live in the Kaniyo Pabidi and Budongo Forests. Have a packed lunch at the falls. After lunch visit Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary and late in the evening drive to Paraa Safari Lodge for overnight stay.

Accommodation at Paraa Safari Lodge

Meal plan (dinner)

Day 3 Hoima Town
After an early breakfast have an adventure boat rides on the Nile and relax in the lodge before lunch. In the afternoon you will be driven to Kontiki Hotel at Hoima Town.


Accommodation at Kontiki Hotel

Meal plan (dinner)


DAY 4 KIBALE FOREST
After breakfast depart for Kibale forest and track chimp families before having lunch in your lodge. The forest famous because of having the largest population of chimpanzees which is an endangered primate. The forest is also home to the largest population of the threatened red colobus and the rare I’Hoest’s monkey. Other primates include the black-and-white colobus, red-tailed and blue monkeys, grey-cheeked mangabey, olive baboon, bush baby and potto other species includes; elephants , buffalos, leopards, warthogs, bush pigs, golden cats and duikers and many bird species. In the afternoon explore the Bigodi Wetland Sanctuary. The reserve has abundant bird species, butterflies and animals such as red Colobus monkeys and Sitatunga antelope.

Accommodation at Ndali Lodge or primate lodge.

Meal plan (lunch & dinner)

Day 5 Queen Elizabeth National Park
After breakfast you will be transferred to the Queen Elizabeth National Park. On our way you pass the equator. A game drive is arranged in the park to meet wild animals in the park, the animals you see depend on the season. After lunch in your lodge head to Kasenyi plains which are excellent for sighting lions and large herds of Uganda kobs. The Mweya peninsula offers excellent game drives with magnificent views across the water to the Rwenzori Mountains. Mweya is one of the best places to look for leopards, which live in the dense and scrubby thickets.

Accommodation at Kyambura Gorge Lodge or Mweya Safari Lodge

Meal plan (lunch & dinner)


Day 6 Queen Elizabeth National Park -ishasha
After early breakfast have a game drive followed by boat trip on the Kazinga Channel then
drive through the national park to Ishasha sector of the Park in search of the tree climbing lions.

Accommodation at Savannah Resort

Meal plan (dinner)

Day 7 Ishasha – Bwindi
After breakfast have a game drive in search for the tree-climbing lions. Afterwards we shall drive to Bwindi Engagi lodge. After lunch have a nature walk through the national park, go for gorilla tracking and birding or visit the local people.

Accommodation at Engagi lodge .

Meal plan (lunch & dinner)


Day 8 Lake Bunyonyi
After breakfast you will be transferred to Lake Bunyonyi which is the deepest and most beautiful lake in Uganda. You can have many optional activities here such as; nature walk, birding, canoeing, swimming, visit the local communities or visit the pygmies.


Accomodation at Heritage Lodge

Meal plan (lunch & dinner)


Mantana Tented Camp

Day 9 Lake Mburo- Entebbe
After breakfast have a game drive or walk in the morning to get face to face with the animals, followed by boat rides in the lake. Lunch at Mantana tented camp, after lunch drive through the Equator as you head to Entebbe for a flight to your country.


Meal plan (breakfast & dinner)