Day 1 : ARRIVAL

Arrive at Entebbe International Airport, meet & greet by your drive guides and bird to accommodation about 7 minutes away.

Accommodation:

Airport Hotel

Meals:

Breakfast

Day 2 : DRIVE TO ZIWA RHINO RANCH

Breakfast at leisure before you start the drive to Ziwa Rhino Ranch getting there in time for lunch, in the afternoon head out for the Rhino trekking experience coming back in time for a cup of tea, shower, diner and whatever comes there after.

Accommodation:

Amuka Lodge

Meals:

Full Board

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Day 3 : DRIVE TO MURCHISON FALLS NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast, head out for another Rhino trekking experience before departing for Murchison Falls National Park with a lunch stop at Masindi Hotel. After lunch, continue with the drive to Murchison via the top of the falls. Have a short walk around the top of the falls from where you can walk down to the river’s edge and see the waters narrow, as they are forced through a rocky cleft and plunge down 35 meters in a majestic cascade. There after, continue with the drive to Accommodation getting there in the late afternoon. 

Accommodation:

Paraa Safari Lodge

Meals:

Full Board

Day 4 : GAME DRIVE IN MURCHISON NATIONAL PARK

After Breakfast, proceed for a game drive getting back in time for lunch. After lunch, you will go for the boat trip up to the bottom of the Falls and it is possible to view hundreds of hippos, crocodile, and a variety of bird life. Look out for game like the graceful Roth child Giraffe, Jackson’s Hartebeest, Uganda Kob, Bushbuck, Defassa Water buck, Buffaloes, Elephants, Warthog, Oribi and when lucky a leopard and Lion among others.

Accommodation:

Paraa Safari Lodge

Meals:

Full Board

Day 5 : TRANSFER TO KIBALE NATIOANL PARK 

After breakfast, drive southwards to Kibale area in Toro Kingdom birding. The drive will take you through the rift valley escarpment, Hoima, Kagadi, and Kyenjojo among other places. 

Accommodation:

Ndali Lodge/Chimpanzee Guest House

Meals:

Full Board

Day 6 : CHIMP WALK

After an early breakfast, drive to Kanyanchu visitors center where you will be briefed before heading out to look for your distant cousin (Chimpanzee). Look out for other Primates like Red Colobus, Black and white Colobus, Grey-cheeked Mangabey, Olive Baboon, Red-tailed Monkey, and L’Hoest’s Monkey among others.

Accommodation:

Ndali Lodge/ Chimpanzee Guest House

Meals:

Full Board

Day 7 : BIGODI SWAMP WALK THEN TRANSFER TO QUEEN ELIZABETH

After breakfast, proceed for a walk at the Bigodi swamp, lunch and then head towards Queen Elizabeth National Park driving along the foothills of the Rwenzori Mountains crossing the Equator. Game drive en-route to accommodation where you will be spending your nights. The park, which is named after Queen Elizabeth who visited it in 1954, is the second largest national park in Uganda, and ranks highest with respect to overall diversity, with a bird species list exceeding 600. The park has a mosaic of habitats from moist forest at Imaramagambo to wild savannah excellent for Lions, Leopards, Elephants, Hyenas, Ugandan Kobs, Baboons, Giant Hogs, and Warthog among others. If you are an all rounder, look out for birds like White spotted Flufftail, Yellow-billed Barbet, African Emerald Cuckoo, Black-billed Turaco, Kingfishers, Lesser Striped Swallow, Cisiticolas, Shrikes, Starlings, Widowbirds among other birds.

Accommodation:

Mweya Safari Lodge

Meals:

Full Board

Day 8 : GAME DRIVE IN QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK

A cup of tea or coffee at 6:15 am and then head out for safari looking out for game like Uganda Kob, Bushbuck, Defassa Water buck, Buffaloes, Elephants, Warthog, when lucky a leopard, spotted Hyena and Lion among others coming back in time for breakfast. The rest of the morning at the lodge where you could have a dip in the swimming pool as you look at game like elephant, Uganda Kob, Buffalo, Hippo across the channel. Lunch at the lodge and there after, an afternoon 2-hour boat ride on the Kazinga Channel.

Accommodation:

Mweya Safari Lodge

Meals:

Breakfast

Day 9 : TRANSFER TO BWINDI

After breakfast with your packed lunch, start your journey to Bwindi. Look out for game like Uganda Kob, Deffasa Water buck, Buffalo, Elephant, Bush buck, Topi, Black and white Colobus, Olive Baboon, Red-tailed Monkey, Vervet Money among others.

Accommodation:

Mahogany Springs

Meals:

Full Board

Day 10 : GORILLA TREKKING

After an early breakfast, start gorilla tracking at 8:00 a.m. in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. While this is a very challenging walk, it is sure to be one of the highlights of a trip to Uganda and possibly one of the all-time nature highlights of our travellers’ lives. Gorilla permits are strictly limited in order to protect these cousins of ours. Each group is limited to eight participants at a time. We recommend you to wear good walking boots/shoes and carry good rain gear and enough drinking water. Trekking can be tough and challenging and so we trust you are in reasonably fit condition. You will carry a picnic lunch with you into the forest and you will be thrilled to have seen these rare primates (no guarantee) and the return journey could be easier.

Accommodation:

Mahogany Springs

Meals:

Breakfast

Day 11 : TRANSFER TO LAKE MBURO

After breakfast with your packed lunch, proceed for the drive to Lake Mburo National Park getting there in the late afternoon. This park has varied habitats from open Acacia woodlands to a number of papyrus-lined lakes and swamps. We will continue our exploration this afternoon

in Lake Mburo National Park where we will be covering several different habitats. Look out for animals like the gorgeous Eland, Zebra, Impala, Buffalo, Reedbuck, Topi, Water buck Bushbuck, Hippos, Oribi, Grey-duiker and others.

Accommodation:

Mihingo Lodge

Meals:

Breakfast

Day 12 : GAME DRIVE AND BOAT TRIP

After breakfast with your packed lunch, proceed for the drive to Lake Mburo National Park getting there in the late afternoon. This park has varied habitats from open Acacia woodlands to a number of papyrus-lined lakes and swamps. We will continue our exploration this afternoon

in Lake Mburo National Park where we will be covering several different habitats. Look out for animals like the gorgeous Eland, Zebra, Impala, Buffalo, Reedbuck, Topi, Water buck Bushbuck, Hippos, Oribi, Grey-duiker and others.

Accommodation:

Mihingo Lodge

Meals:

Breakfast

Day 13 : GAME DRIVE AND BOAT TRIP

After a cap of tea or coffee, head out for a game walk coming back in time for breakfast and there after, start your return journey back to Entebbe arriving in the late afternoon. Look out for game gorgeous Eland, Zebra, Impala, Buffalo, Reedbuck, Topi, Waterbuck Bushbuck, Hippos, Oribi, and Bush-duiker among others. 

Accommodation:

Mihingo Lodge

Meals:

Breakfast

Day 14 : DEPARTURE

After an early breakfast, transfer to the Airport in time for your departure flight. 

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