18 Days wild life safaris is the most ranked safari, it involves interesting features around areas of Semuliki Hotsprings, Gorilla Tracking Bwindi, Chimpanzees in Kibale forest, Lake Bunyonyi, Wild life in Murchison Falls National Park, Gorilla Tracking, Chimpazees, Birding, Falls, Salt lake Extractions, Falls, and many others
Full Summary of the Tour Trip:
Day 1: (Arrival at the Airport)
Arrive at Entebbe International Airport in Uganda: Our Driver/Guide will pick you from the Airport.
And will allcoate you a place for a short stay depending on your arrival time, usually we opt for Anderita Beach Hotel, a famous corporate Hotel in Uganda, for relaxation after your long journey.
Day 2: (Jinja town, boat ride on Source of Nile, Kampala Sezibwa falls, Mabira forest)
Breakfast in the Morning, Then a Briefing of the Safari Itinerary by the driver/tour guide. Later, drive to the Eastern part of Uganda via the tea and Sugar cane farms.
Sezibwa falls: have a short walk around and view its nature along other beautiful sceneries. This shall be followed by birding in Mabira forest, the different dominant tree species like mahogany. Proceed to Jinja town, and tour the Source of Nile,And have a boat cruise along the source and Later on, head for Accommodation at one of the famous cooperate hotels in the region; the smile Hotel
Day 3: (Rocky hills in Mbale, Sipi falls, solitary volcanic mountain Elgon National Park)
Activities around Mount Elgon include : Vehicle circuits leading to animal viewing areas, the caves and Koitoboss peak, Self-guided walking trails, Hiking to Endebess Bluff and Koitoboss Peak, Primate and bird watching, Cave explorations, Camping photography
Breakfast in the Morning, drive to Mbale via the tirinyi road dominated by a beautiful scenery of rocky hills pointing towards the communities around the settlement areas stretching from the heart of mount Elgon.
Later, check into the Sipi River Lodge: have lunch, Relax abit, and later resume for a trek via the rocky environment towards Sipi falls with its fascinating caved rocks in the area.
Interesting adventure: Going through the communities of Bagisu, the Sapiinjak, the sabaot and the Ogiek around Mountain Elgon and exploring different cultivation mechanisms on steep slopes as we head for Mount Elgon.
Explore some of the visible five major peaks of mount Elgon: ie; Wagagai (4,321 metres (14,177 ft)) in Uganda, Sudek (4,302 metres (14,114 ft)) on the Kenya/Uganda border, Koitobos (4,222 metres (13,852 ft)) a flat-topped basalt column in Kenya, Mubiyi (4,211 metres (13,816 ft)) in Uganda, Masaba (4,161 metres (13,652 ft)) in Uganda
See wild life species in the park: antelope and duiker, as well forest monkeys, including the black-and-white colobus and blue monkey, Red-tailed monkey. And in Evening Hours, Drive back to Sipi River Lodge for a dinner and an over night
Day 4: (Journey to Kidepo Valley National Park).
Early breakfast and the cold wind breezes around, Drive towards kitgum tow, have lunch and continue to the park. Later Check into the park in the evening at Nga’moru wilderness camp, This is where we shall have a dinner and an over night
Day 5: Game drive in Kidepo Valley National Park.
Breakfast in the Morning , Drive through the Game trails and explore the game park sceneries.
Expected wildlife to see: spotted hyenas, Congo lions, Tanzanian cheetahs, leopards, wild dogs, elephants, giraffes, zebras, Cape buffaloes, bat-eared foxes, Rothschild’s giraffes, ostriches, hyenas, jackals, antelopes, dik diks.
Game drive along river Narus: Expected to see: perennial swamps, water pools along the Narus River in the middle of undulating grassland and bushland mosaic savanna, Nile crocodiles and birds
Drive back shortly to the Nga’moru lodge for lunch and come back proceeding with the game drive.
Evening hours (Late evening): return to our lodge for a dinner and overnight
Breakfast in the morning, Drive to Murchison falls National Park, Have lunch from Global Village in Pakwach and have a short rest in the camp and Finally have Dinner and an overnight at fort Murchison lodge
Day 7: Game drive – Murchison Falls National Park.
Breakfast in the morning, Ferry crossing to the Game Park, Followed by a Game drive along the Nile river Bank to the savannah grasslands. Expected to see big cats, Elephants, Giraffes, Buffalos and many other mammals.
Browsing drive circuits continues to the Delta which in dominated by big numbers of Birds and mammals.
Highly recommended for those intending to do birding. Finally, A boat ride in the afternoon hours. Explore wild life: Maneless zebras, Giraffe, Hippos, Nile crocodiles, elephants, vast number of bird species. Thereafter, Accommodation and Dinner at fort murchison lodge.
Day 8: Murchison Falls – Albertine Rift Valley – Hoima – Kagadi – Kyenjonjo – Fort Portal.
Morning breakfast, check out of the park and a drive via lake Albert to the escarpments of the rift valley, Drive to Hoima town, have lunch at the kolping Hotel, Resume our journey through Mabale, kagadi towns, see the local communities, trading centres, thatched houses.
Drive 55km to fortportal town and continue through the tea plantations, And later Check into chimps nest restaurant for dinner and overnight.
Day 9: Chimpanzee trekking.
Morning breakfast, Drive to Kibaale park headquarters for a morning lecture, and start chimpanzee tracking. Expect to see: Monkeys, different bird species and different tree species and chimpazees
Drive back for lunch at the chimps nest lodge, have a short relaxation or adventure the Bigodi Nature and thereafter have a dinner and an overnight at Chimps nest restaurant
Day 10: Semuliki National park (forest buffalos, leopards, hippos, mona monkeys, water chevrotains, bush babies, civets, elephants, pygmy flying squirrel, bay duiker, almost 300 butterfly species.
Early morning breakfast; a 2 and half hours’ Drive to Semuliki national park from Kibale forest, for a game drive, walk for the hot springs. Later have an Overnight at mountains of the moon hotel.
Day 11: Journey to Queen Elizabeth National Park (Lions, Hippos, Warthogs, buffalo,elephants, warthogs, waterbuck, Uganda kob and topi, sitatunga antelope,)
Early breakfast, drive to the park, Wide view of Rwenzori Mountain, Head to Katara lodge in Kasese town for lunch and as hort relaxation. Boat ride in the evening on the Kazinga channel, see many grazing hippos, elephants, crocodiles, leopards and many bird species. Drive to Marafiki lodge for an Overnight
Day 12: Game drive in Queen Elizabeth.
Breakfast followed by a game drive in the drive; see the above mentioned wild life and the diverse ecosystems, which include sprawling savanna, shady, humid forests, sparkling lakes and fertile wetlands, that make it the ideal habitat for wild life. And later drive back to Marafiki safari lodge in the evening for a dinner and an overnight
Day 13: Lake Katwe(Birds, Salt mining, Longhorned Cattle), Bwindi Impenetrable Park(Mountain Gorillas, Bird species)
Early breakfast, Drive to Lake Katwe tourism center: See and learn saltmining. Later, visit Lake Munyanyange and explore flamingos. After that, drive to Bwindi across the Ishasha plains; expected to see tree climbing lions. And have lunch at Savannah Resort Hotel, then proceed to Bwindi.
Dinner and an overnight at Buhoma community rest camp
Day 14: Gorilla Tracking:
Adventure and have fun by coming close to gentle gorilla giants that are friendly to socialize with. After this, we drive back to the rest camp in Buhomma community for a dinner and an over night
Day 15: Journey to Lake Bunyonyi
Early breakfast, Explore more adventures as we drive through Bwindi forest to the steep slopes that point to kabale town. Sport the different cultivation mechanisms on the steep slopes towards the town. And from here we have lunch from Overland camp for lunch. Drive to lake bunyonyi at Over Land Camp, have dinner and over
Day 16: Adventure on Lake Bunyonyi.
Finally after our long journey on the dirt roads, we explore different activites like sun bathing relaxation moments, Optional Canoeing and have a simple walk around the village.
Evening boat ride on lake Bunyonyi with chances of spotting the fish eagles, hippos and crocodiles.
Later, come back to our camp for lunch, relaxation, evening shore breezes with clear skies and then have an Overnight.
Day 17: Lake Bunyonyi
Morning breakfast, drive to Lake Mburo National park, check into the park as you drive through the game trails with chances of zebras, elands, topis, waterbucks. And long horned cattle over a thousand herds grazed by the Banyankole tribes. Hereafter, Have lunch at Mihingo lodge and later have an Overnight at the mburo safari lodge.
Day 18: Departure Day.
Short environment walk. Drive back to Entebbe-Kampala in preparation for your flight that evening