8 DAY PRIMATE AND WILD SAFARI
- Great hike to the caves/cultural sites, crater lakes and stalagmites
- Chimpanzees, golden monkeys, bush babies, in kibale
- An exciting game drive see buffalo, antelope, elephant, baboons and warthogs plus a relaxing boat cruise across kazinga channel with the view of multiple hippos and water birds
- Enjoy a game drive and launch trip in Lake Mburo home of eland antelopes
- Enjoy a photo moment at the equator crossing kayabwe
Day 1: Transfer to Kampala
You shall be warmly welcomed by our guide upon arrival at Entebbe international airport and driven to your hotel in Kampala for an overnight stay. However, some activities may be suggested at a cost incase the time allows between arrival and dinner time depending on your preference.
Day 2: Transfer to fort portal
Start off your second day with an early morning breakfast and head southwestwards of Uganda, enjoy the beautiful scenic view of the western arm of the Great Rift Valley. Upon arrival, have lunch and visit the cultural site that is Caves called breast of Nyinamwiru also traditionally known as “Amabeere ga nyinamwiru” and after hike to the beautiful crater lakes, these give a stunning view that will leave you amazed! Dinner and overnight stay.
Day 3: Chimpanzee tracking and Natural walk in Bigodi
Enjoy your breakfast and transfer to kibale National Park head quarters for briefing about chimpanzee tracking, then slope into the forest looking for the chimps! while there, you shall be amazed by how primates live, feed and relate plus you shall see quite a variety of primates like chimpanzees, black and white Columbus monkey, bush babies jumping from tree to tree. Return to the lodge for lunch, Later go for swamp walk with in bigodi wetland sanctuary where you shall get to see other primates like baboons, red tailed monkey and grey checked mangabeys. The wetland has beautiful flora and fauna with about 138 bird species dinner and overnight stay.
Day 4: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park and visits the salty lake katwe
Have an early morning breakfast and head to queen Elizabeth National Park famous for wildlife like hippos, buffalos, elephants and kobs, a number of bird species not forgetting the tree climbing lions spotted clinging on old fig trees in Ishasha sector. Enjoy the view of flamingos since they are regular visitors at crater lakes kyambura and katwe outside the National park and enjoy sight of the locals making salt traditionally this is an interesting process, You could try it too! Dinner and overnight stay.
Day 5: Game drives and launch trip
Have an early morning game drive after breakfast, the park is well known for some of the big fives like lions, elephants, and buffalos beside spotted hyena, water bucks, Uganda cobs, warthogs not forgetting birds can be viewed. Have lunch then later head to mweya for an afternoon boat cruise that lasts for 2 hours along kazinga channel, this channel connects Lake Edward and George and is acting as a drinking point for many animals in the park, explore a habitat of Nile crocodiles, hippos, bird species like king fisher. Dinner plus over night stay.
Day 6: Transfer to Lake Mburo Natonal Park
Enjoy your breakfast and head to Lake Mburo national park. This park is home of the buffalos, impala, and a large hard of zebras and is the only park near the capital city. Dinner and overnight stay.
Day 7: Early morning game drive and launch trip
In the morning have breakfast and later enjoy your game drive, look at numerous animal species that always lick salt from the salty soils, numerous bird species and have lunch at your lodge. Later have an afternoon boat cruise that lasts for 2 hours. Dinner and overnight stay.
Day 8: Transfer to Kampala
Have breakfast and later head to Kampala, make a stopover at the equator for a memorable photo moment at kayabwe lunch will be had during the course of the safari and drive to the airport. End of safari.
- Airport transfers
- Park entry and other fees
- Game drives
- Launch trips
- Community walk
- 1 chimpanzee permit per person
- Car hire and transportation by 4WD
- Accommodation and meal arrangements
- English speaking guide
Airfares, visa, insurance, soft and alcoholic drinks, portage and laundry, any meals and tours not included in the itinerary, tips to local guides, items of personal nature.