13 Days Best Uganda Safari – The Ultimate Experience
This 13 Days Best Uganda Safari Ultimate experience involves Chimp trekking in Kibale, then Game drives, boat ride, Nature walks, Sightseeing, Mountain Gorilla Trekking, Community Walks. Furthermore to Visit Places like Kibale National Park the of the World’s Primates; The Semliki Night game drive and Sempaya hot springs also Queen Elizabeth National Park for a game drive and the tree climbing lions; and still Bwindi Impenetrable Forests for the Gorilla Trekking experience and Lake Mburo national park for Wildlife and Boat Cruise.
Day 1: Arrival Entebbe – Transfer to Kampala
Meet and greet on arrival then transfer to your hotel in Kampala. Dinner and overnight
Accommodation: Serena Hotel, Emin Pasha, Cassia Lodge, Forest Cottages Kampala. Meal Plan: D
Day 2: Kampala – Kibale
Our driver/guide picks you at 8:00 am from your Hotel and Briefs you about your 13 Days Best Uganda Safari. Also, drives you across several districts. So you have a stopover in Fort portal for Lunch at Traveler Hotel. Then after Lunch, proceed to Kibale through verdant countryside and past traditional homesteads and farms along Albertine Rift escarpments. However, Fort-Portal rests in the shadow of the fabled Mountains of the Moon.
Accommodation: Ndali Lodge, Kyaninga Lodge, Primate Lodge, Kibale Forest Camp. Meal plan: (B, L, D)
Meanwhile, the Half day search of chimpanzee and 10 other primates including red colobus, blues, and red-tailed and Grey-cheeked mangabey. The guide will provide detailed explanations, not only on primates but also on all the forest fauna and flora and will ensure that your walk is both informative and enjoyable. This walk is so excellent for viewing bird life and seeing primates at close quarters. Then after Lunch, visit the Bigodi Wetland in search for the rare shoebill stork and other bird species Dinner and overnight
Day 4: Kibale to Semliki Park
After early breakfast proceeds with a panoramic drive to Semliki National Park, enjoy game viewing en route to the park together with the beautiful scenery of the countryside vegetation. Also, have a stopover for your packed lunch in the lunchbox and proceed to Memiliki and check in Semliki Safari Lodge. Relax and refresh yourself so as to get ready for the Night game drive which is very incredible searching the wild from scrubs and thickets.
Accommodation: Semliki safari Lodge, Ntoroko Game Lodge. Meal plan: (B, L, D)
Day 5: Semliki National Park
After breakfast, get prepared for an early morning game drive at 7:00 am so at to encounter animals, that is to say, warthogs, antelopes, Bushbucks, among others. the game drive returns the lodge for breakfast, relax. lunch visits the pygmies locally known as the Batwa for some cultural performances.
Day 6: Semliki-Queen Elizabeth
Still, this morning has a cup of coffee, with panoramic view drive southwards. Also have a game drive en route to view lion, elephant, leopard, buffalo, hyena and a variety of antelope species. Afterwards, check in the lodge for lunch. Therefore, after lunch, take a 2-hour guided Nature Walk a chance to see spectacular birds.
Accommodation: Mweya Safari Lodge, Enganzi Lodge, Simba Safari Lodge, Bush Lodge. Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Begin your another day with a cup of coffee. Early morning game drive along Kasenyi and Queens Mile make visitors encounter wildlife, that is to say, elephants, buffalo, waterbucks, warthogs, lions, Uganda Kobs lakes and a variety of birds. Afterwards, return to the lodge for breakfast and lunch. So as you Enjoy your lunch and get ready for a 2-hour boat trip along the famous Kazinga channel; it’s worthwhile an opportunity to see, that is to say, Hippos, Buffaloes, Kobs, Elephants, warthogs and much more. This trip also enables visitor chance to see spectacular birds.
Day 8: Queen Elizabeth
Presently begin with an early breakfast, take guided primate walk along Kyambura Gorge to look for habituated chimps through the gorge. So after primate walk, drive to Ishasha sector for Lunch at Ishasha wilderness camp and spend your evening relaxing at the river banks.
Accommodation: Ishasha wilderness camp, Ishasha Jungle Lodge (mid-end), The River Ishasha (budget end). Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 9: Queen Elizabeth -Bwindi
Enjoy another morning Breakfast, Take an early game drive to Ishasha sector in the search for the tree climbing Lions. Afterwards, drive to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park check-in Gorilla resort for lunch. Then, after lunch spend the afternoon on a foot safari around the local communities living around the park.
Accommodation: Buhoma Lodge/Mahogany Springs (high-end lodge), The Haven Lodge/Silverback Lodge (Mid range), Buhoma community Bandas (Budget facility). Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Meanwhile, begin the day with breakfast ready for trekking, which begins at 8:00 am with a briefing from the UWA staff. Above all, ensure that you have carried along with you rain jacket, drinking water, snacks, jungle boots etc. Therefore, the guides will lead you inside the jungle to see the shy Primates for a group you have been booked for. Of course, don’t forget to take your lunch boxes and all the necessary gear to track the rare Mountain Gorilla; moreover one of the most exciting wildlife experiences on earth. The tracking may take between 2 and 6 hours but it’s well worth the effort.
Day 11: Drive off Bwindi – to Lake Mburo
Today’s drive is still through what is probably East Africa’s most spectacular scenery, and the afternoon lunch is spent at Agip Motel Mbarara. Then drive to Mburo Park with evening nature walk.
Accommodation: Mihingo Safari Lodge (High end), Lake Mburo Safari Lodge/Mantana Tented Camp (Mid end Lodging), Eagles Nest Lake Mburo (Budget lodging). Meal Plan B-L-D
Day 12: Mburo
Have early breakfast so as you make an early morning game drive in the park which is an is an extension of the Tanzanian Plains with big herds of Zebra, Impala, Eland, Warthogs, Buffalo and other savannah species. So as for birders, this is one of the best places to find African Fin foot, Papyrus, Bush Shrike, etc. After lunch prepares yourselves for a boat ride where you will come to a close of crocodiles, hippos as well as birds including the pelicans, herons, and cormorants among others.
Day 13: Mburo to Entebbe via Kampala
Return to Kampala, and Entebbe, with lunch en route and stop over at Equator Uganda proceed to Entebbe via Kampala before your evening departures home.
13 Days Best Uganda Safari Tour Highlight Activities
- Chimp trekking
- Game drives
- boat ride
- Nature walks
- Gorilla trekking
- Community Walks.
This 13 Days Best Uganda Safari package to include:
- Airport transfers
- Transportation by a 4wd vehicle
- Full board accommodation as per the itinerary
- Boat trips
- Bigodi walk
- Guided walk to the top of the falls
- Full day services of an English driver/guide
- Nature walks and foot safaris
- One Chimp permit per person for Kyambura walks
- One Gorilla permit per person to be secured and paid for in advance,
- One chimp permit per person to be secured and paid for in advance
- Park fees
- Cultural performance in Semliki
- Cultural visits
- Driver/guide allowance
- Enroute lunches
- Game drives.
This Safari package excludes expenses of personal nature, that is to say, Visas, drinks, laundry, tips to local guides, telephone, personal insurance, tobacco.