8 Days/ 7 Nights Best of Uganda Safari

Safari tour package:
A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Price per person*:
$2600 - $3900
Includes internal flights:
No
Length of safari:
8 days
Best months:
January - February, June - December
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Very Active - Trekking, mountain biking, kayaking
Safari type:
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Day 1: Arrival and airport transfer.
Day 2: Kampala-Kibale
Day 3: Chimpanzee tracking/ Kbale-Queen
Day 4: Elizabeth national park/ Game drive
Day 5: Queen-Bwindi
Day 6: Gorilla tracking/ Bwindi National park
Day 7: Bwindi-Kampala
Day 8: Rafting/Jinja-Entebbe

Day 1: Arrival

Upon arrival, you will met by your driver guide from Asyanut safaris and travel and transfer you to your hotel for your relaxation and overnight.

Accommodation and meals: Serena hotel/Cassia lodge BB

 

Day 2: Kampala-Kibale Forest national park

In the morning your driver/guide will pick you up from your accommodation in Kampala. After a short briefing about your safari you will head towards the west of Uganda to Kibale National Park. On your way towards Kibale we will make some stopovers for pictures and for stretching your legs and an enroute lunch in Fort Portal Town. After lunch we will depart towards the forest of Kibale. We reach the lodge in the late afternoon. 

Accommodation and meals: Ndali lodge/Primate lodge. FB

 

Day 3: Chimpanzee tracking

Start with a great breakfast, during your which you can hear the sounds of the jungle. Your driver guide will take you after breakfast towards the meeting point of your Chimpanzee tracking. Here you will be briefed about what you can expect during your walk into the forest, in search of the Chimpanzees. Of course you will come across other primates as well. Kibale forest is also known for its great birds and butterflies. The Chimpanzee tracking can take a few hours. Return to your lodge for a relaxing lunch. In the afternoon you will transfer to Queen Elizabeth national park.

Accommodation and meals: Mweya safari lodge/ Ihamba lakeside safari lodge FB.

 

Day 4: Queen Elizabeth national park.

Wake up early in the morning and enjoy your breakfast accompanied with the different sweet sounds of the numerous bird songs. Head out for an early morning game drive for approximately two hours to three hours. Expect to see different animal species, after the Game drive, you will drive back to the Lodge for lunch and get ready for the afternoon launch cruise at the Kazinga channel a wide, 32 km long natural channel that links Lake Edward and Lake George, and a dominant feature of Queen Elizabeth National Park. September 2012

The channel attracts a wide range of animals and birds, with one of the worlds’ largest concentrations of hippos and numerous Nile crocodiles. Get back to the Lodge and have the rest of evening at leisure.

Accommodation and meals: Mweya safari lodge/ Ihamba lodge FB

 

Day 5: Queen Elizabeth national park/Bwindi national park.

After a warm up breakfast, you will transfer to Bwindi impenetrable forest national park. This transfer will see you drive for half day arriving late afternoon for your late. You will have a lunch stopover In Kabale town and proceed to your lodge for relaxation and overnight.

Accommodation and meals: Ruhija Gorilla lodge FB

 

Day 6: Gorilla tracking.

This day is one of the highlights of this safari, you will wake up early to your breakfast, transfer to the park office for a brief on what to do in contact with Gorillas as well as getting a group to join in trekking gorillas. Enter a slippery and thick forest in search of gorillas, rain jacket is advised as it can rain any minute. The walk to the gorillas is tiresome but worthwhile when you encounter them. Return to your lodge for lunch. Enjoy a community walk in the afternoon or just relax at your lodge. 

Accommodation and meals: Ruhija Gorilla lodge FB

 

Day 7: Bwindi-Kampala

Transfer to Kampala after breakfast for a drive time of about 8hours, this will be a whole day drive, look out for breath taking scenes as you meander in the roads of Kabale to Kampala. You will have a lunch break in Mbarara town and proceed to Kampala arriving in evening for your relaxation, dinner and overnight

Accommodation and meals: Serena hotel/ Africana hotel BB

 

Day 8: Rafting/ Kampala-Jinja.

Start the day on an early transfer to Jinja town about 100kilometres from Kampala. The road to Jinja the Eastern part of Uganda and the source of the Nile will expose you beautiful scenes of tea and Sugar cane and the famous Source of the Nile. Spend half day rafting in the fresh waters of River Nile. This will be a very enjoyable sport activity, enjoy Lunch, and take a boat ride to the source of Nile. Transfer to Entebbe for your evening Flight back home. 

 

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Parks you will visit

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Animals you will see

African buffalo
African buffalo
Baboon
Baboon
Bushbaby
Bushbaby
Chimpanzee
Chimpanzee
Elephant
Elephant
Giraffe
Giraffe
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Activities you can do

Bird watching
Bird watching
Boating / canoeing
Boating / canoeing
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Bush walks
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Fishing
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