Explore Uganda in 10 Days! This wildlife and walking safari will take you to the wilderness in Murchison Falls, Kibale Forest, Queen Elizabeth, Bwindi Impenetrable and Lake Mburo National Parks. Enjoy the jungle to experience the chimpanzees, gorillas, wildlife, birds in Uganda.
- Game drives
- Chimps trekking
- Boat cruises
- Forest Walk
- Community walk
- Relaxation at stunning Lake Bunyonyi
- Mountain Gorilla trekking
- Crater lakes experience
- Nature/safari walk
- Kampala city tour
Day 1: Transfer to Murchison Falls National Park
Drive from Kampala in the morning with your guide to Murchison Falls, Uganda’s largest park. Your eyes will be fed with lots of sightings along the way. Have a number of stops in Masindi for lunch and also at the top of the waterfalls. Due to the great power of the falls, you will realize that the ground here is actually shaking; this is very impressive as a rainbow is also found. There after continue to your lodge and check in, have dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 2: Game drive and Nile Boat cruise
In the morning, you will have a breakfast and set off for a game drive. The tour guide will lead you to the finest places to easily see the animals. You will certainly enjoy Uganda’s true wilderness as you will be taking the memorable pictures that will be unforgettable on this safari. On a lucky day you may see lions, lioness plus their cubs together with other wild animals such as elephants plus giraffes moving, buffaloes and antelopes grazing in the savannah. Head back to your lodge for a delicious lunch and some rest as you prepare for the afternoon Nile boat cruise.
On the boat you will have a great time on the Victoria Nile, the boat takes you to the bottom of the falls. You will observe various animals like elephants, crocodiles, large numbers of hippos, buffaloes, water bucks and also birds such as the storks, fish eagle among others. While at the bottom of the falls you will have a great time watching the magnificent waterfalls. Return to the lodge for dinner and Overnight.
Day 3: Transfer to Kibale Forest National Park
Enjoy an early breakfast at the lodge and drive to Kibale Forest; you will take pleasure in the gorgeous scenery of this countryside which makes the journey more exciting. Have your lunch en route in Fort portal town and continue as you will have great vies of the Rwenzori ranges. Check in at your lodge.
Day 4: Chimpanzee trekking and Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park
Get up so early for breakfast and head to the park, where you will be brief and later start off with Chimpanzee trekking in the forest. Kibale forest is among the charming places well-known for different primates within Uganda. In the morning you will see the chimps in their natural environment. These chimps are also exciting and this very close encounter will reward you with a memorable experience on your trip. After lunch you will drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park where you will arrive in the late afternoon.
Day 5: Game dive and Launch cruise
Enjoy your breakfast and set out for a game drive through the Kasenyi track and other tracks where you have a chance to observe different wildlife species like lions, elephants, antelopes, buffaloes, waterbucks, giraffes and if lucky enough leopards together with amazing beautiful bird species. Queen Elizabeth has a diversity of Uganda’s ecosystems such as the Savannah, wetlands, lakes, forests and bird species which live in the park. In the afternoon go for a launch cruise on Kazinga channel; this is one of the most memorable experiences from the park. Take pleasure in observing different water birds together with their echoing sweet sounds and animals such as hippos, African crocodiles, waterbucks, buffaloes among others.
Day 6: Forest Walk and Crater Experience
Breakfast in the morning and head for a guided forest walk in Maramagambo forest with the hope to see diverse birds species, python and bat caves. After lunch you will go to explore the Crater Lakes region
Day 7: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park via Climbing Lions in Ishasha
After breakfast transfer Bwindi via the Ishasha sector as you will have a chance to observe tree-climbing lions in the wild. Bwindi National Park is home to bird species, mammal species, plant species, and frog species among others. Have lunch en route and continue with your journey combined with amazing and spectacular views of banana, tea plantations and the overall green vegetation of the area. On reaching the park check in at lodge of preference.
Day 8: Gorilla Trekking and Community walk
After a cup of tea, head to the park head offices with your guide, have a briefing about the gorilla trekking. After head for gorilla trekking through the mist rain forest, only 1 hour is permitted to trekkers while with the gorillas. Make sure you carry packed lunch, enough water, sturdy shoes, non-flash cameras, rain jackets, walking sticks for those who are not so fit.
In the evening, go for a community walk where you will visit the Batwa, which is an indigenous group of people that has lived in the forest for many years, enjoy traditional dances from them.
Day 9: Transfer to Lake Mburo National Park
Breakfast and transfer to Lake Mburo National Park. You will go through the outstanding scenery in Kabale which is a combination of terraced hills, forests, banana plantations among others. Have lunch in Mbarara and continue to Lake Mburo which is home to a number of bird species, animals made it their home such as Zebras, impalas, warthogs, topis, waterbucks, buffaloes, and reedbucks among others.
Day 10: Nature Walk and Transfer to Kampala/Entebbe Airport
You will for an early nature walk. There you will see numerous zebras, Impalas, warthogs and antelopes living in their many natural habitats. A good camera is a must have which in this instance offers you better pictures of Uganda’s true wilderness. Proceed with your journey to Kampala, with a stopover for lunch in Masaka and another at the Equator to take photos hence arriving in Kampala/Entebbe Airport for your 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
- Gorilla Permit
- 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
- International flight
- Any optional activities
- Meals and drinks not mentioned above
- Items of personal nature