Chimps and Waterfalls
8 days Chimps and Waterfalls
Safari summaryOn this safari, there is a lot to see on the natural channel connecting both Lake George and Lake Edward considered one of the major attractions in Queen Elizabeth National Park. On a boat cruise, you'll be able to see everything in action. Book your spot for a Kazinga Channel safari today and feast your eyes with wonderful spectacular views of all sorts of wildlife nearby like hippos, elephants and crocodiles. A lot of animals, birds and reptiles especially, flock around the area.
About this tour
Best months:All months
- Boat, canoe, dhow, kayak, mokoro safari
- Night game drives
Day 1: Meet and greet our guide. Transfer to your Hotel. Today, arrive at Entebbe International Airport. Welcome to the Pearl of Africa. Our guide will pick you and transfer you to your hotel. Stay at CityBlue Kampala.
Day 2: Lake Mburo After breakfast go for a game drive and may see the zebras, graceful impalas, Oribi and Elands. You also have another optional activity like nature walks and birding. In the Afternoon go for a boat ride to explore Lake Mburo with its wildlife which includes the Hippos, crocodiles. Stay at Rwakobo Rock
Day 3: Queen Elizabeth National Park Drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park home to over 600 bird species and the natural Kazinga channel between Lake George and Edward that is a magnet for birds. Stay at Engazi Lodge.
Day 4: Game drive & Boat Ride Early morning game drive in the Park in search for the retiring predators. This park is home to 600 amazing bird species including the Black Chested Eagle, Black Bee-Eater, Bustards. After lunch, go for an afternoon boat ride on the Kazinga channel to view the Hippos, crocodiles and Buffalos. Stay at Engazi Lodge
Day 5: Chimpanzees tracking Today you will go to Kyambura gorge to track chimpanzees or go for a nature walk in Maramagambo Forest, a visit to the bat caves and the blue lake. Visit Kikorongo women group weaves baskets and mats for a living. The incomes earned supports the communities sustain themselves. Travel to Fort Portal, the Kingdom capital of Toro kingdom. Stay at Ruwenzori Guest House
Day 6: Fort portal - Murchison Falls National Park Have your breakfast and then Transfer to Murchison falls National Park. Go for a walk to the top of the Falls. Murchison falls is the most stunning attraction, a point where the waters of the mighty Nile squeeze through a narrow gorge to an awesome 45m plunge producing a thunderous roar and at times forming a rainbow. Have lunch and then go for afternoon game drive. Stay at Pakuba Lodge
Day 7: Boat ride Enjoy a boat excursion today from lodge to the foot of Murchison Falls. Hippos and crocodiles are abundant, and you will see elephants, buffaloes, waterbucks and birds like; Herons, Cormorants, Ducks, Bee-eaters, Fish Eagles, Kingfishers takes about three hours. A boat trip to the Delta where the Victoria Nile meets Lake Albert takes about four to five hours. Stay at Pakuba Lodge
Day 8: End of Safari Jan 1, 2019 to Dec 31, 2019 (Rates are pp for 10 days) Single traveler (1 room) USD 3790 per person 2 people (1 room) USD 3420 per person 3 people (2 rooms) USD 3140 per person 4 people (2 rooms) USD 2900 per person 5 people (3 rooms) USD 2680 per person 6 people (3 rooms) USD 2480 per person Inclusions Chimp tracking permits (for non-residents): per person Included Excluded All accommodation mentioned (unless clearly labeled as optional upgrade) Included Excluded Roundtrip airport transfer Included Excluded A professional driver/guide All transportation mentioned (unless clearly labeled as optional) Exclusions International flights (from/to the client's home country) Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees and other personal items)
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