7 Days tour birding and wildlife safari

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10 Days wildlife photography safari

DAY 1

Transfer to Murchison Falls National Park

After an early breakfast at your Hotel in Kampala, you will transfer to Murchison Falls National Park via Masindi town. You will have lunch in Masindi Town after which you will enter Murchison falls through the Kichumbanyobo gate. The Park is well known for the spectacular Murchison Falls, where the world’s longest river detonates fervently through a tapered crevice in the Rift Valley escarpment to thrust into a foaming pool 43m below. Here you will see the magnificent top of the falls and where it is believed to be raining all day throughout the year and also forming the Rainbow. Retire to your assigned place of accommodation for dinner and overnight stay at Paraa Safari Lodge for Luxury
DAY 2

Game drive and Launch trip

Early in the morning after breakfast, you will set out for the game drive on the Northern sector of the Park. Expect to encounter animals like Giraffes, Lions, Elephants, baboons, and a number of different antelopes. Return to the lodge for lunch and in the afternoon set out for the launch cruise on the Albert Nile to the Bottom of the falls. Expect to see animals like Hippos, crocodiles, Water bucks, and a wide variety of bird species. You will also reach the “Devils Cauldron” where you will be able to see clearly the majestic Murchison falls. Return for dinner and overnight stay at Paraa Safari Lodge for Luxury
DAY 3

Transfer to Kibale Forest National Park;

After early breakfast, you will travel to Kibale Forest national park. The journey will take almost 7 to 8hrs drive. This journey will take you through the verdant country side of the Albertine Escarpment. Also you will pass by Hoima homesteads for a clear view of the true African culture. Lunch will be held en route in Hoima town. Proceed with the journey to Fort portal and later reach Kibale in the late afternoon. Dinner and overnight stay at Kabale Guest Cottages/ Chimp nest/Chimpanzee guest house for budget
DAY 4

Chimp trek and Bigodi Swamp Walk

After breakfast, you will set out for the morning briefing of the Chimpanzee tracking activity at Kanyanchu the Park Headquarters and later after this, you will enter the forest to search for the man’s closest friend the chimps and all trackers must be above 18 years of age. The experience you will get when you are with these chimps, will enable you figure out the similarities between the Chimps and Man. Besides the chimps, you will also be able to see other primate species such as the grey cheeked mangabeys, baboons and vervet monkeys. Return back to the Lodge for Lunch and in the afternoon go for the afternoon swamp walk in Bigodi. Here the guide will provide details about the flora and fauna that you will encounter and then after, you will be transferred back to your lodge for dinner and overnight stay at Kabale Guest Cottages/ Chimp nest/Chimpanzee guest house for budget
DAY 5

Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park

After early breakfast, you will transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park. En route visit the crater regions for scenic viewing. A game drive en route will offer you with variety of different wildlife species and also acacia tree. Dinner and overnight stay at Simba Safari camp for budget/ Hippo hill camp / Mweya Safari Lodge
DAY 6

Game drive and launch cruise

Early morning g after breakfast, you will set out for the game drive along the Kasenyi track for game viewing including the Buffalo, Elephant, Warthog and Lion. After this, return to the lodge for lunch and later depart for the 2 hours launch cruise along the Kazinga Channel. Here you will encounter a close look at the Hippos, crocodiles and other species of birds. Dinner and overnight stay at Simba Safari camp for budget/ Hippo hill camp / Mweya Safari Lodge
DAY 7

Chimp trek in Kyambura and back to Kampala

After breakfast, you will go for the morning chimp tracking in Kyambura Gorge. Drive through grassland area, straight away and come transversely to an amazing ravine of tropical rainforest 100 meters deep. The Rangers will provide you with all the necessary information about the gorge and then later you will return to your lodge for refreshments and transfer back to Kampala with a brief stopover for photographs. Arrive at Entebbe International Airport for your home bound flight. End of Safari