10 Days Uganda Nature Tour, Chimpanzee Tracking & Wildlife Safaris
The 10 Days Uganda Nature Tour offers you remarkable Wildlife Safaris in Murchison Falls National Park, Queen Elizabeth National Park and Chimpanzee Tracking Adventures in Kibale Forest National Park.
The 10 Days Uganda Nature Tour takes you to Murchison Falls National Park, Kibale Forest National Park and Queen Elizabeth National Park safari destinations that will offer you remarkable Wildlife Tours and Chimpanzee Tracking Adventures.
Day 1: Transfer-Jinja
Wake up very early in the morning take breakfast then transfer to Jinja with beautiful sightings en-route then later after some time, you will reach Jinja and transfer to River Nile for White Water Rafting along the various rapids of River Nile.
After the experience, you will transfer back to Kampala for Dinner and Overnight at Sheraton Hotel (Luxury)/Cassia Lodge (Midrange)/ Excellent Hotel (Budget)
Day 2: Transfer to Murchison Falls National Park
Wake up have breakfast then pack your luggage to embark on your journey to Murchison Falls National Park along the Kampala Gulu Highway.
You will transfer for a period of 5-6 hours via the Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary and then later you will reach the park and go directly to the Top of the Falls so as to get the scenic views of Victoria Nile and Murchison Falls. After the Top of the Falls adventure, transfer to your lodge/ hotel for relaxation, Dinner and Overnight. Paraa safari Lodge ((Luxury)/ Sambiya River (Mid range/Red Chilli (Budget)
Day 3: Full Day Game Drive in Murchison Falls National Park
Wake up today have breakfast then transfer to Murchison Falls National park to experience a Full Day Game Drive along the various Tracks in the park. You will watch numerous Wildlife animals like the Buffalo, Elephants, Giraffes, kobs, water bucks, Topis, duicker, small antelopes, bush bucks, Leopards, lions, hyenas, hippos.
At mid Day, you will break off for lunch then transfer back for an afternoon Game Drive along other tracks. You will also go visit the Hippo Pool where you will see numerous hippos relaxing in water with egrets relaxing on the head tops of the Hippos. After the experience, return back to your lodge/ Hotel for Relaxation, Dinner and Overnight. Paraa safari Lodge ((Luxury)/ Sambiya River (Midrange/Red Chilli (Budget)
Day 4: Game Drive-Boat Cruise in Murchison Falls National Park
Wake up have breakfast then transfer to experience a remarkable Game Drive along the various tracks in the park then later you will break off for lunch then transfer to the banks of Victoria Nile to experience your afternoon Boat Cruise.
This begins at 2:30 pm and takes a period of 3-4 hours and when finished in the evening, transfer back to the banks and your driver will drive you back to your lodge/ hotel for relaxation, Dinner and Overnight. Paraa safari Lodge ((Luxury)/ Sambiya River (Midrange/Red Chilli (Budget)
Day 5: Chimpanzee Tracking-Guided Nature Walk
Wake up have breakfast then embark on a journey to the beautiful green Budongo Forest at Kaniyo Pabidi Eco-Site to track the Chimpanzees. You will transfer for 3 hours o reach where the chimpanzees are located and a 30 minutes' drive from the Kichumbanyobo gate.
There are two sessions and these include; the morning session that begins at 7:00 am and that in the afternoon. You will transfer with a skilled ranger guide who will instruct you about the chimpanzees then later, you will penetrate the forest to search for the chimpanzees.
After interacting with them, you will break off for lunch then later transfer on a guided nature walk to the top of the falls where you will spot numerous bird species as well as the stunning rainbow descending deep down into the vigorous Murchison Falls. You will transfer back to your lodge/ hotel for Relaxation, Dinner and Overnight. Paraa safari Lodge ((Luxury)/ Sambiya River (Midrange/Red Chilli (Budget)
Day 6: Transfer-Kibale Forest National Park
Today after your breakfast you will depart from the park and drive off to Kibale Forest National park. This park is known to be the most accessible with its diverse primate the chimps.
Upon your arrival in the park take a forest walk that will take you a round the Bunyaruguru crater region and expose you to some of the park habitant species. Dinner and overnight at Primate’s lodge( luxury)/Chimpanzee Guest house(Budget)/ Chimp’s nest(Midrange)
Day 7: Chimpanzee Tracking-Kibale Forest National Park
Head to the park headquarters after your break fast for a briefing session about the chimpanzee tracking code of conduct from a UWA official and thereafter our guide will take you through the adventurous experience of chimpanzee tracking in Kibale forest with your packed lunch.
Besides you may spot other primates in the process like the monkey’s white and black colobus, red colobus, and red tailed colobus among others. After your lunch take a guided nature walk in Bigodi wetland and view the habitat species especially the diverse bird life. Dinner and Overnight at Primates Lodge, Chimpanzee Guest House, Chimp’s Nest.
Day 8: Transfer-Queen Elizabeth National Park
Today after your breakfast leave Kibale Forest National Park for the known Switzerland of Africa with a lunch stopover en route. Enjoy a game drive in the crater lakes region as you enter the park which may reward you with views of animal species like the lion, leopard, buffalo, and the rare aquatic sitatunga antelope and may be the beautifully horned Uganda kob. Have dinner and an overnight stay at Hippo hill camp /Simba safari Camp/Jacana safari lodge
Day 9: Chimpanzee tracking-Launch Cruise in Queen Elizabeth
You will have a briefing session about the tracking code of conduct at the park headquarters after your ebreak fast and thereafter catch-up with the tracking experience of the chimpanzees in their natural habitant in the Kyambura gorge.
You will be rewarded with views of the forest habitants in the gorge surrounding for example the Black Bee Eaters and the Blue Breasted Kingfisher, Black and African Black Emerald Cuckoos, Speckled Tinker bird, green Hylia, White-spotted Fluftail , and lots of others.
After your lunch, a launch cruise on the Kazinga channel will further reward you with scenic wild life views of the Nile crocodile, hippopotamus as they drink on the shores, chameleons topis, elephants and lizards with a variety of bird life many more. Dinner and over night at Jacana Lodge /Hippo Hill camp/Simba Safari lodge.
Day 10: Departure
Today enjoy a morning game drive in the park after your breakfast. The possible sightings may include elephants, lions, leopard’s kob, oribi giant forest hog, jackals, Defassa Waterbucks, hyenas, Uganda Kobs, Lions, Leopards, Cape Buffaloes, Topi and Bush bucks and many more.
After your lunch depart back to Kampala.
This safari includes:
- Ground transportation
- Accommodation and meals as per itinerary
- Chimpanzee Tracking Permits to be booked in advance
- Allowance of a knowledgeable English speaking guide
- Airfare to Uganda,
- cigarettes and personal expenses not listed in the program.