• 13 Days Uganda wildlife safari

    Day 1: Flight and transfer

    Arriving at the airport you will be warmly welcomed by a representative and transferred to your hotel in Kampala. You will stay in a nice lodge with beautiful views on Lake Victoria

    Accommodation: Protea Hotel Kampala(skyz)

     

    Day 2: Transfer to Jinja, Source of the Nile

    After early breakfast, your guide will transfer you to Jinja the second largest town in Uganda and the colonial manufacturing hub. In Jinja, the Nile River begins its journey from Lake Victoria all the way up to the Mediterranean Sea.

    Accommodation: The Haven Eco River Lodge

     

    Day 3: Transfer to Sipi Falls

    Today, you will be transferred to beautiful Sipi Falls that are on a plateau of 1800m above sea level. The Sipi River flows over the foothills of Mount Elgon, forming a spectacular series of waterfalls, some nearly 100m high, surrounded by village walking trails and lush green coffee-producing hills. You will stay in a wonderful lodge. 

    Accommodation: Sipi River Lodge

     

    Day 4: Explore Sipi Falls

    Today after breakfast, you can choose to go on a 3 hour or for the real adventurers a 7-hour hike through the region. A local guide takes you on your hike to explain flora, fauna and culture of the area.

    Whichever option you choose, you can be certain that you will pass many picturesque waterfalls, plantations and caves.

    Accommodation: Sipi River Lodge

     

    Day 5: To Murchison Falls National Park

    Today after early breakfast, you continue your journey Murchison Falls National Park. Murchison Falls National Park is the largest conservation area in Uganda, covering an area of over 3,840 km². The park’s name derives from its famous waterfall: the mighty Murchison Falls, which are formed where the Victoria Nile powerfully forces its way through a narrow cleft before plunging 43m down with a thunderous roar. You will be staying at a great mid-range lodge

    Accommodation: Pakuba Safari Lodge

     

    Day 6: Morning game drive- Afternoon boat safari-Top of falls

    Today after breakfast, you will depart for an early morning game drive across the rolling plains of Uganda’s largest National Park. You will have a chance of viewing some of the Park’s residents including lions, giraffes, hartebeest, buffalo, and elephants.

    In the afternoon, go for a boat trip to the base of Murchison Falls, where the Nile thunders through a small 7-meter gap plunging 43 meters into the Nile on the way to Lake Albert. 

    Accommodation: Pakuba Safari Lodge

     

    Day 7: Transfer to Kibale National Park

    Today you will begin your journey to Kibale Forest National Park. The long drive is incredibly scenic, passing through tea plantations and the lush green countryside which characterizes so much of Uganda.
    Accommodation: Primate Lodge

     

    Day 8: Chimpanzee tracking – Bigodi swamp walk

    Today you will wake up early to go to the park head offices to be briefed about your chimp tracking experience Kibale Forest National park boasts the highest number of primate species in the world, including the chimpanzees. Approximately 5,000 chimpanzees live in the wild in Uganda, which makes it a perfect place to see them

    Accommodation: Primate Lodge

     

    Day 9: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park

    After breakfast, your guide will drive you to Queen Elizabeth National Park, home to a high concentration of Uganda’s mammals that include tree climbing and savanna lions, elephants, wart hogs, Uganda kob, water buck, cape buffalo, hippos, leopards, as well as more than 600 species of birds that include the African spoon bill, pied kingfishers, fish eagles, pelicans, vultures.

    Accommodation: Parkview Safari Lodge

     

    Day 10: Game drive & Kazinga channel boat safari

    Today you wake up early. A little before sunrise coffee, tea and donuts will be served in the lounge before we head out for a long game drive in time to see the first rays of light. You will search for all the wildlife in the park and are likely to come across Elephant, Buffalo, Lion, Waterbuck, Leopard, Uganda Kob, and many Warthogs. In the afternoon you will take a boat safari along the Kazinga Channel which joins Lake George and Lake Edward. Here, you will see a lot of hippos (more than you can possibly imagine!)

    Accommodation: Parkview Safari Lodge

     

    Day 11: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park

    Today after breakfast, you will be transferred to Bwindi impenetrable National Park. You will see a great country-side, bamboo forest and have great views over the Virunga Mountains. For lunch you will stop at a local restaurant on the road.

    Accommodation: Rushaga Gorilla Cottages

     

    Day 12: Gorilla Tracking in Bwindi Forest

    Today after early breakfast, you will be transferred to the park headquarters for briefing about gorilla tracking. You will encounter one of Bwindi’s endangered mountain gorillas. For most people this is the absolute highlight of their tour in Uganda. Coming face-to-face with a mountain gorilla is a truly humbling and emotional experience. This is a fantastic and privileged opportunity to get up close and personal with Uganda’s very own ‘Gorillas in the Mist’.

    Accommodation: Rushaga Gorilla cottages

     

    Day 13: Back to Entebbe and flight back to Switzerland

    After breakfast at the lodge, you will drive back to Kampala or Entebbe (Airport). As you pass through the equator, there will be a stop for the requisite snapshot and a bit of souvenir shopping.

    • Included

      • International flight from Switzerland
      • Transport in a 4WD minivan with pop-up roof
      • All fuel for the tour;
      • English speaking Ugandan driver/guide;
      • Accommodation as listed in the program based on double room
      • All meals - Except dinner Day 1 and 13
      • Packed lunch for the gorilla tracking 
      • Park-entrance fees according to the program;
      • All activities described in the itinerary;
      • 1 chimpanzee permit per person (a US$ 150 value);
      • 1 gorilla permit per person (a US$ 600 value).
      • All Airport transfers are included.
    • Excluding

       

      • A porter for during the gorilla tracking (someone who carries your daypack);
      • Personal (medical/travel) insurance;
      • Tips and gratuities to rangers, driver/guide, porter, hotel staff, etc;
      • All expenses of personal nature (e.g. drinks, laundry, optional activities, souvenirs etc.)
    • The best moment to visit Uganda is

      December, January, February, June, July, August and Septembre

    CHF5,236.00Prix

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