This Safari will take you through Lake Mburo National Park, known for sculptured landscape with rolling grassy hills and its idyllic lake shores with a variety of different species of mammals and birds and the home of Zebras and Impala herds. In the extreme west, Queen Elizabeth National Park – the world’s most bio diversity wildlife sanctuary featuring Tree climbing Lions, Leopards, Chimpanzees, Hippos, African Elephants, Cape Buffaloes not forgetting the beautiful launch cruise along Kazinga channel will make your safari memorable!
Day 1: Transfer from Kampala to Queen Elizabeth national park-Evening game drive
After breakfast, you will be met by your guide who will transfer you to Queen Elizabeth with a stopover for lunch in Mbarara. Continue through villages with cultivated areas up to the lush green views of Queen Elizabeth national park. You will arrive late evening as you enter Queen Elizabeth national park and be amazed by jumping antelopes all over the plains. Check in for relaxation, dinner and overnight at Parkview Safari Lodge or Irungu Forest Safari Lodge
Day 2: Morning game drive and afternoon boat cruise
You will have an early Breakfast and then get ready for the Big Day. Go for a game drive expecting to see the early risers, and at least four members of the Big Five and other animals that you could have missed yesterday like the Uganda Kobs, Water-buck, Warthogs, etc. After lunch, you will take a boat safari along the Kazinga Channel. You will see a lot of hippos as well as a variety of other animals which come to the waterhole to drink or bathe. You can expect to see: Buffalos, Crocodiles, bathing Elephants, and a range of beautiful birds. This will undoubtedly be one of the highlights of your tour. Dinner and overnight at Parkview Safari Lodge or Irungu Forest Safari Lodge
Day 3: Chimp tracking in Kalinzu forest and transfer to Lake Mburo national park for an evening game drive
After Breakfast get ready for a short drive to meet our closest cousins in the Jungle in their frenzy exciting moods grooming in Kalinzu forest! Besides the chimps, 9 different species of Monkeys are found in this forest, for example Black and white colobus monkey, red tailed monkey and bush babies. In the forest canopy colored aviation creatures such as butterflies and various bird species like the native Great blue Turaco, joyful Greenbul, olive long tailed cuckoo and the superb black bee eater can be spotted. After the trek have lunch and later we start our Journey to Lake Mburo National Park where we shall have an evening game drive, sighting various animals like Zebra, Antelopes like Water-bucks, Impala herds, Bush-bucks and many more. We later head to rest at our accommodation for dinner and overnight in Mihingo lodge or Rwakobo Rock
Day 4: Safari walk in Lake Mburo National park and transfer to Kampala
This day will mark the last day of your jungle safaris. After Breakfast you will have a short walk around the lodge and later check out as you embark on an exciting road trip back to Kampala with lunch en route. You will make a stopover at the Equator line for experiment and photography. You will arrive in Kampala in the evening and transfer to the airport to board your flight back home.
The price quote will include:
- Transport 4×4
- All meals
- Boat cruise
- Guide fees
- Park fees
- Chimpanzee permit
- Water and fruits on board.
The costs do not include:
- Tourist insurance
- International flight ticket
- Money for tips and anything of personal nature