Wildlife and Waterfalls

6 days—Rhinos, Waterfalls, Chimps Safari

$3383-4875 USD

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Safari summary

This trip is such an exciting one. You will be able to see the scarce southern white rhinos that were poached to extinction.It is among Uganda’s big seven. Next visit will be Murchison falls national park. Here you will enjoy the sight of the powerful waterfall forcing its way through the narrow gorge thus forming a rainbow. You will enjoy the boat rides, game drives and birding. Venture deep into the chimpanzees’ habitats Budongo and Kibale. You will enjoy the sight of these playful primates and also have a choice to stay with them for a whole day with researchers. Bigodi wetland sanctuary is another stop for you. It has been conserved by the community alongside other community activities that have uplifted the welfare of the communities.


About this tour
Custom, tailor-made, private
Easy activity
Main focus:

Game drives

Best months: 
All months

Fine details
Safari highlights
  • Boat, canoe, dhow, kayak, mokoro safari
  • Night game drives
Countries visited
country.name Uganda
Parks visited
Murchison Falls
What’s included?
Airport transfers
Private vehicle and driver
Meals
All drinks
Park fees
Accommodation
What’s not included?
Alcoholic beverages
Premium alcoholic beverages
Hot air balloons
Tips and gratuities
Spa treatments
International flights
Visas

Itinerary

Day 1

Murchison Falls

Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary -Murchison Falls National Park Travel to Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary to view the endangered southern white Rhinos. Later continue to Murchison falls National Park named after Sir Roderick Murchison, President of the Royal Geographical Society via the top of the falls a scenic point where you will see the Nile force its way through a narrow gap to start its continued flow into Lake Albert.

Heritage Safari Lodge

Day 2

Murchison Falls

Murchison Falls National Park After an early breakfast you go for a game drive. You may have an opportunity to see animals like antelopes, Rothschild giraffes, lions, elephants, warthogs, buffaloes. Return for lunch and relaxation and later go for Nile cruise to the bottom of the falls. You will see hippos, crocodiles and birds along river Nile.

Heritage Safari Lodge

Day 3

Budongo Forest Today, After breakfast we transfer to Budongo Forest for chimp tracking and nature walks. After lunch travel to Hoima town the Kingdom capital of Bunyoro. Stop over at Mparo the official burial place of Bunyoro’s Kings.

Hoima Cultural Lodge

Day 4

Kibale Forest National Park. Today, you will begin your journey to Kibale Forest. The drive will take you through beautiful scenery of tea plantations and authentic rural Uganda. You stop for lunch in the Fort Portal town the capital of Toro kingdom .Overnight at your lodge.

Kibale Forest Lodge

Day 5

Chimpanzee Tracking After breakfast, you will prepare yourself for the chimpanzee tracking mission the most exciting activity in the park. An experienced forest ranger will take you chimp tracking in the morning. along the forest walk you will be able to see other primates like red-tailed monkey, black-and-white Columbus monkey. After Lunch go for a nature walk.

Kibale Forest Lodge

Day 6

Travel back to Kampala and prepare for your flight home. Note: Queen Elizabeth & Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Parks can be added at extra cost.

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