Great times during the Ugandan holidays will take you to most of the best attractions of Uganda. Mix, wine, learn and enjoy the pearl of Africa.
A memorable journey that will take you through the vast parts of Uganda. Uganda is known to provide the best birding experience in Africa. You will view a beautiful mixture of all.
See details below;
Upon arrival at the airport, you will be driven to your Hotel in Entebbe or Kampala to cool off and have a relaxed overnight.
We will drive to Murchison falls national park and have Stop over at Ziwa Rhino Sancturary
Visit Ziwa Rhino sanctuary, rhino trekking.
Hotel option: Amuka Lodge (Luxury option), Rhino lodge (midrange option), Ziwa Rhino Guest House(Budget option)
Your guide will then drive you to Murchison falls national Park. The biggest and largest national park in Uganda. Known as the most powerful waterfall. Upon arrival, you will have Dinner and peaceful overnight in Murchison falls national park, after evening game viewing safari.
Hotel option: Paraa Safari Lodge and Twiga Safari Lodge (Luxury option), Pakuba safari lodge and Murchison River Lodge (midrange option), Redchill rest camp and Sambiya Bandas (Budget option)
Morning game drive and afternoon launch cruise to the Bottom of the falls.
On this day, take pleasure in a morning game drive towards the Albert and Victoria Nile and experience a great deal of wildlife and birds. Along the way, look out for herds of elephants, giraffes, antelopes, the Uganda Kobs, buffaloes, waterbucks, lions, and several bird species. Later on in the day after lunch, embark on a launch cruise to the base of the falls. This 3 hour cruise from Paraa is a rewarding trip that will expose you to many various wildlife species like hippos, crocodiles, elephants (though quite occasional along this side) and a variety of the bird life that may include the African fish eagles. Return to the booked lodge for dinner and peaceful overnight.
Stop over at Hoima for cultural excursion and great view of rift valley escapment. Stop over at Hoima for cultural excursions / great view and photos of rift valley esparpment
This is intended to reduce the long distance betwen Murchison falls park to Kibale forest national park.
Hotel option: Hoima Cultural Lodge (Luxury option), Hoima Kotiki Hotel(Midrange option), Kolpin Hotel (Budget option)
Drive to Kibale forest national park - the home of primate chimpanzees.
8:00am After a healthy breakfast, you will be transfered to Kibale forest National Park, the capital world of primates. Such as chimpanzee, baboons and monkeys, with en-route lunch meals. Upon arrival, you will check in at your lodge for dinner and peaceful overnight.
Hotel options: Papaya lake lodge and Mountain of the Moon hotel (Luxury option), Kibale Guest Cottage and Primate Lodge (Midrange option), Chimpanzee guest house and Camp and Kibale Forest Camp (Budget option).
Chimpanzee tracking and afternoon Nature guided walk at Bigodi.
The park’s site guide will take you through this adventurous experience where you may be blessed with enormous encounters of various forest primates like the L’hoest, black faced colobus monkeys, baboons and other forest species.
Later in the afternoon, visit local communities around kibale forest, guided by locals.
Drive to queen elizabeth park, Evening game viewing safari is possible.
Upon arrival, check in at your lodge. and Later go for evening game viewing safari
Hotel options: Mweya Safari Lodge and Ihamba Safari Lodge (Luxury option), Enganzi Lodge and Twin Lakes Safari lodge (Midrange option), Mweya hostel and Pumba safari camp(Budget option).
Early in the morning set off for the morning game drive in the Northern crater area where there is a lot of dark holes called the black craters with no water. You may be able to see a lot of animal species such as the Elephants, lions, buffaloes, Leopards, monkeys such as the black and white colobus, vervet, patus, red-tailed and the blue monkeys. Other animals that can be seen are the bush pigs and the warthogs, antelopes. This side of the park provides a good view of numerous craters. The activity takes 3-4 hour.
Return for lunch at the lodge and in the afternoon go Later after lunch, you will embark on a boat cruise on Kaziga channel. This is very rewarding with the aquatic animals like crocodiles, hippos and many bird species like black bee carmine bee eaters and black bee eaters, Lesser Swamp-Warbler, Striated Heron among others. This takes 2-3 hour. Dinner and overnight at the booked lodge.
We will drive to Ishasha sector, commonly known for tree climbing lions. We will have a beautiful afternoon game drive in the park then overnight.
Hotel options: Ishasha Wildness Luxury Camp (Luxury option), Ishasha Jungle (midrange option) Ishasha river camp, (Budget option).
Transfer to Bwindi Forest National park.
You will set off and drive to Bwindi Impenetrable forest National Park. This forest is home to the magnificent giant mountain gorillas and a variety of other forest primates including the blue monkey as well as a wealth of bird life.
Along the journey, you will have a chance to visit the Ishasha sector, commonly known for tree climbing lions. Dinner and peaceful overnight in Bwindi NP.
Hotel options: Silverback Lodge and Engangi Lodge (Luxury option), Buhoma Haven Lodge and Ihamba Residence, Ruhija Mist camp, Ride for a Woman and Buhoma Rest Camp (Budget option).
Gorilla tracking in uganda - Life-time memorable experience.
After morning breakfast, you will get ready, along with your packed lunches to embark on the lifetime memorable experience in this magnificent forest for gorilla tracking. The trail you use may reward you with exciting moments of the giant mountain gorillas in bwindi this will be a reward of the ultimate gorilla experience’ as well as other primates that inhabit the forest. This may take you about 4-5 hrs in the jungle. You will return to the lodge for dinner.
Visit lake Bunyonyi. (the Switerzland of Africa).
After breakfast, we will make our scenic journey through the beautiful terrain of the rolling hills with terraced landscape to lake bunyonyi, Given the inevitable rigorous day at Bwindi, most clients will cherish some relaxing moments on the shores of this peaceful lake. You will enjoy an evening canoe ride on the lake. dinner and peacefulovernight stay at the lodge besides lake Bunyonyi.
Hotel Options: Birdnest Resort (Luxury otpion), Bunyonyi Safaris (Midrange), Bunyonyi lake view (Budget option)
Full day at Lake Bunyonyi
Explore the beatiful lake Bunyonyi. with a canoe boat ride or engine boat.
Drive to lake Mburo national park - evening boat ride is possible.
On this day, drive to lake Mburo game park, The green acacia woodland surrounding the lake harbors dense population of zebras, warthog, Buffalo, Impala and various others grazers, including the last surviving Ugandan population of Eland, the largest African Antelope. Later return for lunch at the lodge, later in the afternoon, embark on a boat ride on lake mburo.
Hotel Options: Mihingo Lodge and Mburo Safari Lodge (Luxury otpion), Rwakobo Rock hotel (Midrange), Leopard Rest Camp (Budget option)
Fullday game viewing safari in lake Mburo.
The green acacia woodland surrounding the lake harbors dense population of zebras, warthog, Buffalo, Impala and various others grazers, including the last surviving Ugandan population of Eland, the largest African Antelope.
Later in the afternoon, visit the lake , take a boat ride for chance to see hippos, crocodiles, birds etc. before rertuning back to hotel for dinner and rest.
A guided nature walk on foot in Lake Mburo national park. Then we will return to the hotel for a relaxed evening and overnight.
After breakfast we will have a drive to Jinja via Kampala. Along the way we shall have sight seeing of roadside market vendors, local chicken roasting, through Mabira forest (largest forest in Uganda), proceed to Jinja town.We shall have a relaxed evening upon arrival as we wait for dinner and then take an overnight tour of Jinja city to see the night life.
Hotel option: Jinja Nile Resort and Crested Crane Hotel (Luxury option), The Haven on Nile and Triangle Hotel (midrange option), Paradise on Nile Hotel and 2Friends Guest House (Budget option)
After breakfast, We will head off to the source of the Nile on a boat. In the afternoon we will drive back to Kampala and have a city drive of Kampala. We will spend the night in Kampala.
We will drive to Entebbe then sail to Ngamba island on lake victoria for chimpanzee habituation and Botanical gardens.
These are also birding paradise.
Hotel option: Protea Hotel and Lake Victoria Hotel (Luxury option), 2-Friends Beach hotel and Sienna Beach Hotel (midrange option), Entebbe Central Inn and Precious Guest House (Budget option)