10 Days Uganda Tour And Vacation Plus Big 5 Safari

10 Days Uganda Tour And Vacation Plus Big 5 Safari

A safari in Uganda offers explorers the potential chance to find a place that is known for unblemished regular magnificence. Portrayed as “the Pearl of Africa” by Winston Churchill, Uganda offers a portion of Africa’s best topographical and regular magnificence, making it a vacationer safe house. Home to the best centralization of primates on earth (counting around 50% of the world’s mountain gorilla populace), the wellspring of the powerful River Nile and wonderful the entire year snow-covered tops on Rwenzori Mountain, Uganda is an undertaking aficionados’ heaven. Bird-watchers and big 5 animal lovers alike concur; this nation is a genuine African diamond ready to be found.
Allow us take you on this exceptional safari into the Pearl of Africa that the affectionate Memory will remain with you for such a long time.

Itinerary

Upon arrival at Entebbe International Airport, an English-speaking Professional Tour Driver-guide will greet and welcome you to Uganda, the Pearl of Africa. Following that, you will be transferred to your reserved lodging. You will check in and rest, recovering from jet lag and adjusting to the time difference. #Optional (at an additional cost): If you arrive early and want to do something, you could go on an excursion to the Entebbe Botanical Gardens to see some primates and birds, b) to Mabamba Wetland to see the shoebill stork, or c) to the Lake Victoria Sunset Cruise to local islands and bays. Otherwise, simply check in and rest.
Accommodation: (Airport Guesthouse-Budget Level)

Get up early, have breakfast, and then drive to Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary. Once there, you will spend an hour on foot tracking rhinos. After the rhino tracking, make your way to Masindi for lunch. After lunch, depart for Murchison Falls National Park. The roaring rapids of the Murchison, the rolling plains of Uganda’s largest National Park, and the opportunity to see lions, giraffes, hartebeest, buffalo, and elephants are among the highlights of this park. The concentration of hippos and Nile crocodiles here will undoubtedly fascinate you. If you are interested and have the time, you can go on a late afternoon-evening game drive.
Accommodation: (Pakuba Safari Lodge-Budget Level)

After breakfast, depart for an early morning game drive across the rolling plains of Uganda’s largest National Park, looking for wildlife such as lions and leopards (though these are difficult to spot). During the drive, any birder will be able to see a variety of birds. Return to your lodging for some rest and lunch. After lunch, you will board a boat to the base of Murchison Falls, where you will be able to see more animals such as hippos, crocodiles, and a variety of water birds. #Optional (at an additional cost): Continue on to the top of the falls if you’re interested. The hike may be difficult, but the rush of reaching the top is worth it. Return to your accommodation and relax.
Accommodation: (Pakuba Safari Lodge-Mid range)

After breakfast, you will depart immediately for Kibale Forest National Park, which is famous for its primates such as chimps, black and white colobus monkeys, red-tailed monkeys, L’Hoest’s monkeys, and Uganda mangabeys (Lophocebus ugandae). The journey is long but breathtaking, passing through villages, lush green countryside, and hills dotted with tea plantations that characterize this part of Uganda. The breathtaking scenery will take your breath away the entire journey. When you arrive at your lodging, check in and relax.
Accommodation: (Chimpanzee Forest Guesthouse-Budget Level)

After breakfast, proceed to the rangers’ post, where you will be briefed on the dos and don’ts of chimp trekking. Following that, you will trek in search for the chimps in the Kibale Forest. An experienced ranger-guide will take you chimp tracking (Kibale Forest), and the presence of primates here will astound you. You will have an hour in the chimps’ presence once you locate them. You will return to the lodge for lunch before departing for Queen Elizabeth National Park. Optional (and free): If you are interested and have the time, you may go on a brief afternoon-evening game drive/safari.
Accommodation: (Irungu Safari Lodge-Budget Level)

Get up early and eat breakfast. Proceed on a morning game drive in the Kasenyi plains, looking out for Cape buffalos, elephant herds, lions, leopards (though difficult to spot), and other wildlife. Return to your lodging for some rest and lunch. Following lunch, you will embark on a 2-hour boat ride along the Kazinga Channel, which connects Lakes George and Edward. The sight of wildlife such as giant hippos, elephants, and crocodiles will fascinate you during the trip. At the water’s edge, you’ll also see a wide variety of birds. You will eat dinner and sleep at your lodging. Optional (at an additional cost): After the boat ride, you may choose to hike to the Twin Lakes.
Accommodation: (Irungu Safari Lodge-Budget Level)

After a leisurely breakfast, travel to the Ishasha sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park, which is famous for its resident tree-climbing lions. The chances of seeing these lions are roughly 70%, though they can be difficult to spot at times (most especially when they are down in the grassland looking for prey). If you happen to see them, it’s a beautiful and memorable sight. You will travel from Ishasha to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. With a long day ahead of you, you will do little on arrival except check into your accommodation and relax before your Bwindi gorilla trekking adventure the next day.
Accommodation: (Broadbill Forest Camp-Budget Level)

After breakfast, proceed to the rangers’ post. You will be briefed (by a ranger guide) on the dos and don’ts. Following that, you will enter the Bwindi Forest to begin your adventure. This rain forest is breathtakingly
beautiful! The area has a dramatic steeply forested landscape and is extremely dense, but it is crisscrossed by numerous animal trails that allow tourists access. The time and terrain vary according to the movements of these great primates. You will be allowed an hour in the presence of a gorilla group once you have located one. Spending time observing these gentle but endangered giants is an unforgettable experience. Return to your lodging, check out, and take a transfer to Lake Bunyonyi. Lake Bunyonyi is surrounded by lush, green-terraced hills that rise to a height of (2,200 – 2,478m), but it’s the 29 islands of varying shapes and sizes scattered across the water that make it most magical — you could spend all day admiring them.
Accommodation: (Lake Bunyonyi Rock Resort-Lower Midrange)

This day is for relaxation after days of long drives and, of course, strenuous gorilla trekking (previous day) in Bwindi. All meals will be served at the hotel. Optional (at an additional cost): If you want to do something different, you could go on a historical island tour, visit the Batwa/pygmy community, go on a Nyombe swamp excursion, mountain bike cycling, zip lining, canoeing or kayaking on the lake. The activity can be scheduled on-site with the assistance of your driver-guide. Have a good time.
Accommodation: (Lake Bunyonyi Rock Resort-Lower Midrange)

This day is for relaxation after days of long drives and, of course, strenuous gorilla trekking (previous day) in Bwindi. All meals will be served at the hotel. Optional (at an additional cost): If you want to do something different, you could go on a historical island tour, visit the Batwa/pygmy community, go on a Nyombe swamp excursion, mountain bike cycling, zip lining, canoeing or kayaking on the lake. The activity can be scheduled on-site with the assistance of your driver-guide. Have a good time.
Accommodation: (Lake Bunyonyi Rock Resort-Lower Midrange)

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