Experience Uganda in 5 Days! This Uganda safari will take you to the wilderness Kibale Forest and Queen Elizabeth National Parks. Enjoy the jungle to experience the chimpanzees, wildlife, birds in Uganda.
Bigodi swamp walk
Day 1: Transfer to Kibale Forest National Park
Our driver guide will pick you and start a journey to Kibale Forest National park passing through big towns of Mityana and Mubende before reaching Fort portal. This town has been known as the cleanest town in Uganda and it is ever green. The town is surrounded by big tea plantations and estates that presents fantastic photographic opportunities. You will continue to check in at the lodge in the early evening.
Day 2: Chimpanzee Trekking and Bigodi wetland walk
After an early morning breakfast, you will set off for briefing before you start the trekking. After briefing and getting our ranger guide we enter the forest to trek the Chimps. After this awesome life time experience, you will head back to the lodge for lunch and relax. In the afternoon you will visit the Bigodi wetland, a great initiative of the local community surrounding the park. An organized trail through the wetland presents a good Bird Watching opportunity and four Primate Species are often being sighted on this trail (Black and White Colobus, L’Hoest’s, Mangabey, Red-tailed monkeys).
Day 3: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth and Game drive
In the morning departure for Queen Elizabeth national park, drive through big banana plantations, maize, cotton and sunflowers on season, this is so, because of the volcanic soils which are eroded from mountain Rwenzori. Also, the land is generally flat enabling mechanization. We drive on the foothills of mountain Rwenzori and through the copper mining town of Kasese. Upon check in arrival in Queen Elizabeth National Park, we have lunch at the lodge. In the afternoon, we go for a game drive in Ishasha for climbing lions.
Day 4: Game Drive and Boat Cruise
We drive off for an early morning game drive, we aim for the Big Cats which are more active in the morning such as; Lions and Leopards. We also lookout for Hyenas, Elephants, Buffaloes, Antelopes and Birds. Queen Elizabeth in Kasenyi tracks presents the best region for game viewing because of the open grounds which attracts big game. In the afternoon, you will have a boat cruise on Kazinga channel a wonder of its own, you can’t imagine how close you get to giant animals like Buffalos and Elephants which come to banks for water, giant forest Hogs, Hippopotamus, Nile crocodiles and many bird species like great white Pelicans, African spoonbills, great cormorants, African fish eagles among others.
Day 5: Transfer to Kampala/Entebbe Airport
He have early morning breakfast and before checking out, you will have a drive through the park in search for wildlife or Explosion craters drive, a great scenery of different crater lakes, some containing water, others blank while others densely forested. Here there is no much gaming because of the vegetation but the scenery so amazing. We them depart for Kampala/ Entebbe. You will have a hot lunch on the way either in Mbarara or Masaka, driving through Equator for memorable photos before the destination either hotel or airport for the flight back home.
Safari Package price:
Please contact our Tour Consultants for the detailed price information
Included in the price:
Airport transfer to/from
English speaking driver/guide
Accommodation as mentioned in the itinerary
Meals as described in the itinerary
Bottled mineral water in the vehicle
Entrance fees and ranger fees for National Parks
Activities mentioned in the program
Permit for chimps trekking
Any optional activities
Meals and drinks not mentioned above
Items of personal nature