6 Days Murchison Falls – Kibale Forest – Queen Elizabeth Safari Itinerary
Have six days of your safari and five nights in the wild of different destinations among which is Murchison falls national park,kibale forest national park and the famous Queen Elizabeth national park.
Day 1: From Kampala to Murchison Falls National Park.
Depart for Murchison Falls National Park after your breakfast meal ,you will then drive north of Uganda and you will arrive in the afternoon having driven for about 5-6 hours and the drive will give you a good insight on the Uganda’s destinations. Have a lunch stop in Masindi town. Then continue through the park stopping at the top of the falls which has a magnificent sight. On arrival check into the hotel for dinner and overnight at either Sambiya River Lodge or Bwana Tembo Safari Lodge, Paraa Safari Lodge. Meal plan.H/B.
Day 2: Murchison Falls National Park.
Eat your breakfast and then be transferred to the northern part of the park for a game drive. Have Views of Elephants, Buffaloes, Bushbucks, Lions, and a variety of bird species. Have lunch and there after proceed for a two-hour launch cruise up to the mighty Murchison falls where water escapes from the narrow gorge, you will have a chance to see the amazing hippos, crocodiles, water birds along the river banks. Back for dinner and sleep over at Sambiya River or Lodge Bwana Tembo Safari Lodge, Paraa Safari Lodge. Meal Plan: H/B
Day 3: Drive to Kibale Forest National Park
Have breakfast ready with your packed breakfast proceed to Murchison falls via Masindi and Hoima past Lake Albert. Have a view of the Albert rift on a clear day .drive towards the legendary ‘Mountains of the moon’ as you pass through the tea plantations to Fort portal, drive on and on arrival have dinner and overnight at Rwenzori view guest house or Kyaninga Lodge, Chimps Nest. Meal Plan: F/B.
Day 4: Chimpanzee tracking in kibale forest n.p.
Rise up early so as to have breakfast and head to the park headquarters for briefing and there after penetrate through the forest so as to start the search for the delightful habituated chimps, on finding them watch as they squabble and play in trees. You will see some other primate species like the red Colobus monkey, the rare L’Hoest, blue monkey, grey mangabey, pottos, black faced vervet monkeys, baboons and also bush babies. After the activity head back for lunch and transfer to queen Elizabeth national park via the Northern crater Area which has beautiful lakes and rich grasslands. On arrival check into the lodge for dinner and overnight stay at either Katara Lodge, or Enganzi Lodge, Mweya Safari Lodge. Meal plan: F/B.
Day 5: Game drive in Queen Elizabeth.
Eat breakfast then you will be driven to Kasenyi Area of the Park for an early morning game drive. Look out for see numerous elephants as well as water hog, lions, hyenas, Uganda kobs, waterbucks, bushbucks plus the salt lakes. Drive back to the lodge for your delicious lunch, meal and in the afternoon take on a boat trip along the Kazinga Channel which gives you the opportunity to view wildlife up close like the hippo’s huff mere feet away from the boat, buffalos. The channel shores are also home to a range of birds inclusive of which you will find pink backed pelicans, pied and malachite kingfishers, saddle billed stork and a lot more. After this magnificent afternoon activity, have dinner and overnight at either Ihamba Safari Lodge, Mweya Safari Lodge. Meal Plan: F/B.
Day 6: Drive to Kampala from Queen Elizabeth.
Following your breakfast meal you will then drive back to Kampala have lunch stop and shopping on arrival in the city center you will be transferred to the airport. Meal plan H/B.