Safari itinerary can be as follows;
Day 1: Arrival at Entebbe Airport
At Entebbe Airport you meet your safari guide and transfer to the Hotel.
Cassia Lodge. (Dinner)
Day 2: Rhino Tracking at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary
Have an early breakfast and depart for Murchison Falls, have a stopover at Ziwa Rhino sanctuary route to track Rhinos and have lunch. We arrive in the national park late afternoon and visit the magnificent waterfalls-the top of the falls, where the river Nile is being forced into a seven meter gap. Meal Plan – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Overnight at Red chilli/Pakuba Lodge/ Paraa Safari Lodge
Day 3: Murchison Falls National Park After an early breakfast we start the day with a game drive on the northern bank of River Nile, we are likely to see giraffes, elephants, hartebeest and different species of birds. Look out for the king of the Jungle(lion). In the afternoon the safari will continue on a boat on River Nile for more game viewing. Meal Plan – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Overnight at Red chilli/Pakuba Lodge/ Paraa Safari Lodge
Day 4: Murchison Falls NP – Kibale Forest NP
Depart for Chimpanzee tracking in Kibale National Park. This journey will be rewarded with stunning views as you pass small villages and local markets. Arrive in the park later that afternoon/Evening. Meal Plan – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Overnight at Chimpanzee Guest House or Ndali lodge
Day 5: In Kibale Forest – Chimp tracking
Today you get to track chimpanzees; you may have sightings of the red-tailed monkeys, black-and-white Columbus monkeys and many other primates in Kibale Forest. After lunch - visit Bigodi Village and swamp which is known for its rich diversity of birds and primates depending on the availability of time. Meal Plan – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Overnight at Chimpanzee Guest House or Ndali Lodge
Day 12: Transfer to Lake Mburo NP & Igongo Cultural MuseumDrive towards Lake Mburo NP, visit Igongo culture Museum- a museum showcasing the life of the native people in Ankore and Kigezi area. Arrive in the park later that afternoon and take a boat trip on Lake Mburo. Meal Plan – Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Overnight at Arcadia Cottages or Mihingo Lodge
Day 13: Transfer to Kampala.
After breakfast, do a game drive on your way to Kampala, with a stopover at the famous Equator line. Do a brief city tour which includes visits to the cathedrals, the royal Kasubi tombs, Uganda museum and local markets depending on what is possible. Meal Plan – Breakfast and Overnight at Cassia Lodge
Day 14: A Visit to Jinja.
After breakfast we leave the east to Jinja which is situated 80 km from the Capital Kampala. In Jinja the Nile finds its origin; visit the Source of the Nile where the famous River Nile starts its journey through Africa and a great challenge for rafters.
Optional activities: Quad bike safari, bungee jumping, horseback safari Meal Plan – Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Overnight at Cassia Lodge
Day 15: All good things come to an end. It’s departure time:
Time to say goodbye to the Pearl of Africa! Enjoy crafts markets where you can buy souvenirs, have a local dish for lunch and transfer to the airport later in the day.
The package includes:
· Ground transportation by 4X4 Safari truck with fuel/gas
· Air port transfers and transfers to and from airstrips where applicable
· Gorilla permit
· Chimp permit
· Boat/canoe safaris
· Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner in twin/double roomed mixed and single where applicable.
· accommodations (hotels and safari/Eco-lodges/ Tented Camps) double/twin shared accommodation
· Full time English speaking Driver/Guide
· Activities in the package
· Entrance fees to all National parks
· Government Taxes
The package excludes any cost of personal nature like:
· Visa fees
· Water available on route only
· Additional activities like
· white water rafting , bungee jumping
· Gorilla trekking permit payable at time of booking
· Personal drinks and cigarettes
· International/ domestic Air ticket and related costs
· Personal Comprehensive Insurance covers
Listed below are hotels/lodges/resorts that the safari tour operator can accomodate for you.