SHORT SAFARIS

5 DAYS EXPERIENCE UGANDA

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.

Game drives

Chimps trekking

Boat cruises

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

Ground transport

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

 

Exclusions:    

International flights

Any optional activities

Meals and drinks not mentioned above

Items of personal nature

Tips

 

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