uganda safaris

5 DAYS UGANDA SAFARI

Hippos

SAFARI HIGHLIGHTS

  • Game drive through the plains of Kisenyi
  • Stop Over at Equator crossing
  • Boat cruise on Kazinga Channel
  • tracking of tree climbing lions
  • Wildlife and bird viewing
  • Elephants, lions, giraffe, hippos, buffalos and antelops
  • Nature walk in Mweya 
  • Cultural visits
  • Chimpanzee tracking (Optional)

TRAVEL DETAILS

  • Transfer to/from Entebbe Airport
  • Ground transport per private 4WD safari vehicle
  • English speaking tour guide/driver
  • Accommodation as mentioned in the itinerary, based on a shared twin/double room
  • Meals as described in the itinerary
  • Bottled mineral water in the safari vehicle
  • Entrance fees and ranger fees for national parks
  • Activities and excursions mentioned in the program
  • VAT for hotels and lodges metioned in the itinerary

DAY TO DAY SAFARI PROGRAM

5 days Uganda Safari is an amazing 5 days /4 nights tour to Queen Elizabeth National Park, this safari offers you a site of the iconic Big Five viewing during game drives, bird watching & cultural adventure! in the southwest of Uganda.

Queen Elizabeth National Park is Uganda’s most popular park, named after the Queen of England, Queen Elizabeth II, after her visit to the park in 1952. The park is situated on the floor of the Albertine rift valley in a fertile, equatorial area and has beautiful scenery. This impressive park features a fabulously diverse landscape: grassy savannah plains, tropical rainforests, moist acacia woodlands, natural volcanic crater lakes, freshwater lakes, and a variety of wetland habitats. As a result, it has one of the highest biodiversity ratings of any nature reserve in the world, including 95 mammal species and over 610 bird species.

This park is famous for its tree-climbing lions but also hosts savannah Lions, Elephants, Buffalos, Leopards, Hippos, Crocodiles, Giant forest hogs, and plenty of antelope species.

The 5 days safari incorporates magical wildlife viewing and the recreational boat cruise along with the 45km long Kazinga Chanel to view some of the highest concentrations of hippos in the world. This safari trip also offers an optional Chimpanzee tracking safari, in the jungle-filled Kyambura gorge, a beautiful slice of green in the savannah with a habituated troop of chimpanzees.

Day 1: Transfer from Entebbe airport / Kampala to Queen Elizabeth National Park.

Day 2: Do Morning game drive & Afternoon boat cruise on Kazinga Channel 

Day 3: Morning game drive and Chimpanzee trekking in Kyambura

Day 4: Transfer to Fort Portal

Day 5: Transfer to Kampala / Entebbe Airport

5 Days Uganda Safari in details 

Our guide will be there waiting for you. Pick up and proceed to your hotel room for refreshment. Incase of early morning arrival, you will be transfered straight to Queen Elizabeth national park.
Dinner and overnight at Impirial Royal Hotel

Check out after breakfast and transfer to Queen Elizabeth national park via Mbarara town. You will have a stop over at Lake Mburo game reserve for wildlife viewing and later take lunch in Mbarara town after which we continue with our journey. Arrive in the evening, check in to your hotel room for refreshment.
Dinner and overnight at Mweya Safari lodge

You will be required to wake up early morning at 6:00 Am for morning coffee and get set for the morning game drive which starts at 6:30 am. Here we go for wildlife and bird searching. You will also visit the wildlife metting grounds, visit some of the crater lakes found in this park including lake katwe (the salt mining lake).
Later in the day at 2:30 PM, you will have an afternoon boat ride on Kazinga channel. Here you will see a lot of hippos, crocodiles, buffaloes, elephants and a number of bird spices.
Dinner and overnight at Mweya safari lodge

Check out after breakfast and transfer to Fortal Portal another special place to be. Fort portal is well know for it’s magnificient crater lakes (0ver 30 crater lakes) and birdlife coupled with the hot spring and excellent view of Rwenzori mountain ranges. You will also visit the Tooro cultural kingdom found in this town.
Dinner and overnight at Mountains of the Moon Hotel

Check out after breakfast and transfer back to Entebbe airport or your hotel room in Kampala for your flight back home
Thanks for the safari, Safe Journey.

End of the 5 Days Uganda Safari

SAFARI EXCLUSION

  • Visa fees
  • international flights
  • Laundry services
  • Gorilla Permits
  • Items of personal nature
  • Optional activities
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Other beverages/drinks not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Any other extras not mentioned in the itinerary

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