Overview: 8 Days Uganda Safari Holiday Tour

This 8 days Uganda safari takes you to tour  Uganda national parks of Murchison Falls and Queen Elizabeth Parks plus spending leisure at Lake Bubyonyi  for sight seeing countryside and enjoying the good climate of Uganda. Both Murchison and Queen Elizabeth national parks are the biggest in the country and have the biggest wildlife animals and in both parks will enjoy game drives and boat cruises on River Nile  and On Kazinga channel. Both parks are famous for bird watching  tours and lots of bird species are found in these parks including the prized one shoebill stork at Murchison falls can be viewed there. This is a perfect Uganda Holiday tour who would like to travel luxury and relaxed.

Safari Outline: 8 Days Uganda Safari Holiday Tours
Day 1: Airport Transfer
Day 2: Kampala to Murchison falls National Park
Day 3: Murchison Falls National Park Uganda Wildlife safari Day
Day 4: Murchison Falls – Queen Elizabeth National Park
Day 5: Queen Elizabeth National Park
Day 6: Queen Elizabeth National Park—Ishasha climbing lion wildlife Safari
Day 7: Ishasha /Queen Elizabeth – Lake Bunyonyi tour
Day 8: Lake Bunyonyi – Entebbe .

Day 1: Airport Transfer
A representative will meet you at the Entebbe International Airport on arrival on flight at 10am  and be driven to Kampala  for dinner and  Fairway Hotel   in a bit quiet environment where  time  of rest will be maximally utilized  HB

Day2:   .Kampala to Murchison falls National Park
Morning at 8.30am after breakfast will be driven to Murchison falls.  Proceed to Murchison falls stopping at Masindi town for lunch. After proceed to Murchison falls, visit to the “top of the falls” the awe – inspiring Murchison Falls where the River Nile hurls itself in an extraordinary convulsions through a narrow crevice and then plunges 40 meters in one breathtaking leap. Check in at Red chili for budget but with comfortable  rooms  FB.

Day 3: Murchison Falls National Park  Uganda Wildlife safari Day
This is the largest national park in Uganda and has a large concentration of wildlife animals. Start the day with an early morning game drive on the northern bank of the Nile River with a bigger concentration of game where you will be able to view those animals that are unique to the African Savannah like the giraffe, lion, leopard, buffalo,  elephant hyena,  the Uganda kob etc. The bird life is also impressive, with the African fish Eagle being one of the prized sightings and with luck the rare shoebill stork. There is also a variety of vegetation ranging from riparian forests and swamp lands to broad Savannah.

After lunch, take a launch cruise upstream to the falls on the Nile River where you will see huge crocodiles, schools of hippos, buffaloes, elephants and a variety of water birds on lucky day may encounter the Shoe Bill stork. Dinner and overnight at  your facility FB.

Day 4: Murchison Falls – Queen Elizabeth  National Park
Early morning will start your long drive to Queen Elizabeth (8 hours) Enroute you will see the spectacular view of the Rwenzori Mountains. They lie along the western boarder of Uganda and rise to a height of 5,100 meters. On clear day you can view Ice caps on the peaks of Stanley and Magherita, and their incomparable, beautiful, mist-shrouded peaks provide a unique backdrop to one of our most magnificent national park- Queen Elizabeth. The drive takes you through the   remote areas of Uganda interacting with communities . Stop for places where markets are available to interact with local communities,  enroute stop over to see the tea plantations, arriving in the evening check in  at Simba safari Lodge for dinner and overnight. FB

Day 5:  Queen Elizabeth National Park
This park is one of the most outstanding treasures of Uganda, and has been designated a Biosphere Reserve for Humanity under UNESCO auspices. It borders Lake George and Lake Edward as well as Kazinga Channel in the western area of the Great Rift Valley escarpment.
After breakfast go for chimpanzee tracking in Kyambura Gorge where will again have chance of seeing and viewing other primates apart from chimpanzees OR will carry out game drive that may yield chances to catch up with early riser
After lunch will Take a 2-hour launch cruise on the Kazinga channel in the afternoon. This waterway joins Lakes Edward and George and it is filled with schools of hippos, buffaloes with elephants at the banks. Retire to the lodge for dinner and over night. (FB) Evening will be at your leisure

Day 6:  Queen Elizabeth National Park—Ishasha climbing lion wildlife Safari   
The day begins with an early game drive looking for wildlife. There are variety of game; lion, buffalo, elephant, Uganda kob, bushbuck and the rare leopard. About 600 bird species have been identified here, making it a Mecca for bird-watchers. They include the black bee-eater, 11 different species of kingfisher and several falcons, eagles and other raptors.
After picnic lunch will proceed to the southern part of the this park the Ishasha area famous for climbing lions .Where time allows will have an evening  drive looking for climbing lions and  overnight  at the River Lodge.

Day 7:  Ishasha /Queen Elizabeth – Lake Bunyonyi  tour
Morning will go for another game drive looking for climbing lions and other wild life like elephants, bufalloes leopard etc . After will depart for Lake Bunyonyi , Time allowing can do boat ride on lake Bunyonyi . Dinner and overnight FB

Day  8:  Lake Bunyonyi  – Entebbe  .
Morning   if you did not do boat ride yesterday , it’s the right time to take boat ride on Lake Bunyonyi  for sight seeing, bird watching and community interaction . After will be driven to the airport  stopping for lunch on the way. Will stop at the Equator  for lifetime photo shooting at the center of the earth. Arrival at  the airport will be in the evening  in time for your flight.

Cost will US $  per person
The cost will  include accommodation of 7 nights 8 days and meals at full board, chimp permit per person, park fees, vehicle with fuel and driver guide.

Please note the safari cost include:
-meals and accommodation as indicated in the itinerary
-Full time safari driver/guides,
-park entry fees, all game drives, boat/ launch trips, forest guiding walks, all activities while on safari and all the applicable Government Taxes.
-4×4 wheel drive vehicle with gas
-Airport transfers.
-chimp permit per person – Kyambura

D dinner
BB- Bed and breakfast
HB- Half Board
FB- Full Board
Excluded are:
Visa fees. Drinks, your bar bills, phone calls, personal insurance and any other services of a personal nature like souvenirs tips and laundry etc.
We are looking forward to your inquiry / response.

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