THE BEST OF UGANDA
Uganda, East Africa
Prepare for the best experiences possible with this two-week Uganda itinerary. Spot the local wildlife on game drives in nearby national parks as well as on a cruise of the Nile and Kazinga Channel. Keep an eye out for crocodiles and hippos as well as other animals and birdlife. Back on land, meet and greet the local Batwa Community, follow trails through wetlands and along lakes and track chimpanzees and gorillas! At night, sleep in comfort and luxury in Africa-inspired lodges.
• Game drives
• Boat cruises on the Nile & Kazinga Channel
• Chimpanzee & gorilla trekking
• Batwa community experience
• Swamp & crater walk in Kibale NP
• Accommodation and meals as per the itinerary
• Park fees & activities: game drives, boat cruise to the bottom of the falls, walk to the top of the falls, swamp walk in Kibale park, crater walk in Kibale, boat cruise to Kazinga channel & community walk (Batwa)
• 1 litre of water per person per day in the vehicle
• Tips and Gratuities
• Transfers unless otherwise stated on itinerary
• Other services not listed in inclusions.
• Personal expenses of the guests
• Permits, entry visas
• Kibale chimp trekking
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DAY 1 | ARRIVE UGANDA – ENTEBBE
Arrive at Entebbe International Airport and transfer to the Hotel (between ten minutes and one hour depending on the hotel).
DAY 2 | ENTEBBE TO MURCHISON FALLS NATIONAL PARK
This morning catch the flight to Murchison Falls at 08:30am check in for lunch and head out on an afternoon game drive.
DAY 3 | MURCHISON FALLS NATIONAL PARK
Today you can explore the park and the waterfalls by boat, car or on foot.
DAY 4 | MURCHISON FALLS NATIONAL TO KIBALE NATIONAL PARK
After breakfast fly to Kibale NP. After checking in and having lunch you can either relax or head out on a nature walk.
DAY 5 | KIBALE NATIONAL PARK – CHIMPANZEE TRACKING
In the morning you will go on a chimpanzee track (between two and four hours long). In the afternoon explore the Bigodi Swamp on foot or one of the many crater lakes.
DAY 6 | KIBALE NATIONAL PARK TO QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK
After breakfast drive to Queen Elizabeth NP (approx. four hours) you will have a picnic lunch and a game drive along the way.
DAY 7 | QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK – GAME DRIVE – CRUISE KAZINGA CHANNEL
This morning you will do a game drive in the park and in the afternoon a sundowner boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel.
DAY 8 | QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK – LION PARK DRIVE
You will drive from the northern area of the park to the southern in search of the tree climbing lions.
DAY 9 | QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK
Morning and afternoon game drives in Southern Queen Elizabeth NP.
DAY 10 | QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK TO BWINDI
Drive to the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest NP (approx. four hours). After lunch head out into the village for a community walk.
DAY 11 & 12 | BWINDI NATIONAL PARK
Gorilla tracking starting in the morning. Tracks can take from half an hour to six hours or more.
DAY 13 | BWINDI TO ENTEBBE
Transfer to the airstrip (approx. one and a half hours) and fly back to Entebbe. Connect to your outbound international flight.
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Prices are in USD per person, double occupancy. Supplements may apply over holidays, festivals and special events. Subject to availability. Airfare not included.
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