10 DAYS BEST OF UGANDA SAFARI

Uganda is one of the countries in East Africa that is gifted with nature. It has 10 national parks and 11 game reserves. National parks include: Kidepo valley N.p, Mt.Elgon N.P, Lake Mburo N.P, Mgahinga Gorilla, Bwindi impenetrable forest N.p, Queen Elizabeth N.p, Rwenzori mountains N.P, Semuliki N.p, Kibale N.p and Murchison falls N.p. Game reserves include: ajai WR, Bokora, Bugungu, East Madi, Kabwoya, Karuma, Kigezi,Kitonga,Kyambura, Matheniko & Pian Upe wildlife reserves. Since its known as the “pearl of Africa” Uganda boosts of the best and unique attractions in all the national parks for example the tree climbing lions in queen Elizabeth N.p. The mountain gorillas in Bwindi national park among others. Tourists planning to visit Uganda are always given the best itinerary for their tour and always have memories to take down home.

Day 1
Arrive at Entebbe international airport and transfer to the hotel with the driver guide for relaxation, dinner & overnight stay.

Day 2
At 6am after served breakfast, drive from Kampala to Murchison falls national park via Luwero , Kafu & Masindi. Connect to the park through Kichumbanyombo gate. Connect to Paraa headquarters at Paraa safari lodge in time for lunch. At 2pm, drive to the top of Murchison falls for a nature walk which offers you a spectacular view of the waters of the Nile as they squeeze in an 8metre gorge. Return to the lodge (Paraa) for dinner & overnight stay.

Day 3
At 6am go for a game drive in the northern bank sector. Take the Buligi circuit area to the Albert delta in search for lions, giraffes, elephants. Activity time is 6 hours. Return to Paraa for lunch. At 2:30pm in the afternoon, prepare for a launch cruise whereby the activity will take you 3 hours. The activity starts at Paraa and the boat goes up stream and stops a stone throw distance from the devils cauldron. Expect to see lots of hippos, elephants and crocodiles. The cruise offers a chance of spotting the rare shoebill stork. Return to the lodge for dinner & overnight stay. (Full board)

Day 4
After early served breakfast, checkout of Paraa safari lodge and go for a long day’s trip to queen Elizabeth national park via Masindi, Hoima, Kagadi, Kyonjonjo, fort portal & kasese. Enroute stop at the Karuzika the Tooro palace. Carry on and connect to Mweya safari lodge thus The Katwe- Kabatooro gate arriving in time for dinner. (Full board)

Day 5
At 6:30am go for a game drive to the Kasenyi area well known for koblecks which offers you high chances of spotting lions. Tourists also should expect to see other animals like forest hogs, elephants and kobs. Return to the lodge (mweya) for served breakfast. Also visit the museum as the group awaits lunch. In the afternoon go for a launch cruise at the Akazinga channel to L. Edward. Return to Mweya for dinner & overnight stay. (Full board)

Day 6
After early breakfast, the group arrives at Kyambura gorge for chimp tracking which takes up to 4hrs. Walking through the forest, expect to see lots of primates & other animals plus birds. Go or a game drive in the afternoon in the northern crater area with many explosion craters. Return Mweya safari lodge in the evening for dinner & overnight stay. (Full board)

Day 7
Checkout of Mweya and connect to Bwindi impenetrable national park through Ishasha. At Ishasha , go for a game drive in search for the rare tree climbing lions. Carryon via kanyantorojo and connect to Buhoma in time for dinner and overnight stay at Buhoma community rest camp. (Full board)

Day 8
At 8 am, go for briefing at the tracking point before entering the forest in search for man’s shy cousins. The activity takes up to 7 hours. Bwindi impenetrable national park consists of different gorilla groups like Bushaho in Nkuringo, Bweza, Nishongi, Kahungye, Busingye in Rushaga, Oruzogo and Bitukura in Ruhija, Habiyanja, Rushegura & Mubare in Buhoma. Walking in the dense following the gorilla tracks an dcoming face to face with the gorillas is a unforgatable experience. Return to Buhoma community rest camp for dinner and overnight stay. (Full board)

Day 9
After early served breakfast, check out of the hotel and embark on the journey to L.mburo national park via Rukingiri, Ntugamo and Mbarara. Tour guides are advised to arrange for their clients packed lunch. Use sanga gate to connect to Rwanyo park headquarters. At 3 am go for a game drive to the salt leak area. Also expect to see lots of animals for example topi & buffaloes. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay. (Full board)

Day 10
After early served breakfast, checkout of the hotel and take the zebra tail for a game drive. Carry on via Nshara gate, make a stopover at the equator in Kayabwe, participate in the water and weight experiments before heading to Kampala to Entebbe international airport for departure.