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7 DAY SPECTACULAR UGANDA GORILLA, GAME, PRIMATE SAFARI

7 DAY SPECTACULAR UGANDA GORILLA, GAME, PRIMATE SAFARI

Wilderness trips Ltd presents 7 days spectacular Uganda safari which will take you through Murchison falls which is Uganda’s biggest national park with the mighty Murchison falls, Kibale Forest national park for chimpanzee trekking and Bwindi Impenetrable national for the most memorable gorilla safari.

TRIP HIGHLIGHTS

  • Games drives
  • Boat trip to the bottom of the falls
  • Hike to the top of the falls
  • Chimpanzee trekking
  • Gorilla tracking in Bwindi impenetrable national park

DETAILED ITINERARY

 

DAY 1: TRANSFER TO MURCHISON FALLS NATIONAL PARK

After an early morning breakfast, you transfer from Kampala to northwest to start your Uganda tour. On your way visit the Ziwa Rhino sanctuary for a nature walk to see the rare rhinos in the wild natural set up. You may have your lunch in Masindi town then Proceed to Murchison Falls National Park- the 3.840 Kilometer, largest protected area in Uganda named after the wonder falls on Lake Victoria. At this point, the Nile River compresses and squeezes itself over a kilometer wide down through a seven meter canyon. This 43 meter drop of the falls creates a thunderous roar and a beautiful rainbow in a plume of spray – a splendid tourist scene ever.

Dinner and overnight:

DAY 2: HAVE AN EARLY MORNING GAME DRIVE AND A BOAT CRUISE

After an  early breakfast, you will be guided to the Northern part of the park for a game drive expect to see, elephants, giraffes, buffalos, waterbucks, lions and Uganda kobs plus the leopards on a good day, plus a variety of bird species.

After lunch, you proceed to a two-hour cruise to the bottom of the mighty Murchison falls from where pressured water escapes through the narrow gorge forming a great roaring thunder the highlight of a Uganda safari/Uganda tour to Murchison Falls National park . Here you are assured of seeing the amazing hippos and crocodiles at a close range along the riverbanks.

When you get to the bottom of the falls you have an option of hiking to the top of the falls for magnificent views of the mighty Murchison falls

Return to your lodge for dinner and overnight.

Dinner and overnight:

DAY 3: TRANSFER TO KIBALE NATIONAL PARK

After your breakfast, embark on the 8hr transfer from Murchison Falls National Park via the Albertine Escarpment of the great Western Rift Valley heading southwest. Continue through Hoima till you reach the capital of the Tooro kingdom-Fort Portal warm and beautiful town situated in the shadow of the fabled Mountains of the Moon,” (the Rwenzori). You will have Lunch en route as you transfer to Kibale National Park.

DAY 4: CHIMPANZEE TREKKING IN KIBALE NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast you will go for Chimpanzee trekking in Kibale forest  during the trekking you will spot other primates like the white colobus monkeys, animals like the forest Elephants just to mention but a few. Return to the lodge for lunch, in the afternoon you will visit Bigodi wetland which is well known for various bird species

Dinner and overnight:

DAY 5: TRANSFER TO BWINDI IMPENETRABLE NATIONAL PARK

After your breakfast, you will transfer from Kibale to Bwindi impenetrable national park and on your arrival, you will have a short nature walk with in the forest, later on you will return to the lodge to rest.

Dinner and overnight:

DAY 6: GORILLA TREKKING

After your early morning breakfast & briefing from the guides, start your journey into impenetrable Bwindi forest in search of the rare mountains gorillas. Gorilla tracking is one of the highlights of all safaris to Uganda. Trekking gorillas is an exciting and once in a life time opportunity with memories that last a life time. Once tracked you will be allowed to interact with and take photographs of the gorillas for only an hour. Right After tracking go back to your hotel/lodge for lunch and rest at your lodge.

Dinner and overnight;

DAY 7: DEPARTURE

After your breakfast, you will return to Kampala with a Lunch stop in Mbarara

 

 

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