Embark on a 23-day fly in Uganda’s primates and wildlife Luxury safari, a land of diverse landscapes and rich wildlife. This extraordinary journey combines primate encounters, thrilling game drives, and cultural experiences, promising an immersive exploration of the Pearl of Africa.
Day 1: Arrival in Entebbe
Upon arrival in Entebbe, be welcomed to the vibrant heart of Uganda. Transfer to the serene Hotel No.5 and unwind amidst the lush surroundings. Delve into the beauty of nature with a visit to the Botanical Gardens, and, depending on your arrival time, explore the cultural heritage of Kabaka’s palace and Uganda Museum during an optional city tour.
Day 2: Shoebill Visit
Embark on an exciting day with a visit to witness the majestic shoebill. Nestled at Hotel No.5, you’ll indulge in the tranquility of the surroundings, setting the tone for the remarkable journey ahead.
Day 3: Murchison Falls National Park
Fly to Murchison Falls National Park for a spectacular one-hour flight. Experience the power and beauty of the falls with a boat trip to the bottom. Rest in the luxury of Chobe Safari Lodge, surrounded by the untamed wilderness.
Day 4: Rhino Tracking and Game Drive
Embark on an early morning game drive, capturing the essence of Murchison’s diverse wildlife. Journey to Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary for a unique rhino tracking experience. Amuka Safari Lodge offers a luxurious retreat amidst the enchanting landscape.
Day 5: Flight to Kibale Forest National Park
Soar to Kasese and connect to the captivating Kibale Forest National Park. Primate Lodge Kibale becomes your haven, setting the stage for encounters with chimpanzees and the vibrant Bigodi community.
Day 6: Chimpanzee Trekking and Bigodi Community Walk
Experience the magic of chimpanzee trekking in the heart of Kibale Forest. Immerse yourself in the local culture with a Bigodi community walk, creating lasting memories in the embrace of Primate Lodge Kibale.
Day 7: Queen Elizabeth National Park
Journey to Queen Elizabeth National Park, a haven for diverse wildlife. An afternoon boat trip along the Kazinga Channel offers a unique perspective on the park’s natural beauty. Retreat to the elegant Mweya Safari Lodge for an evening of relaxation.
Day 8: Experiential Lion and Leopard Tracking
Embark on an unparalleled adventure with experiential lion and leopard tracking, a distinctive feature of Queen Elizabeth National Park. Find respite at Mweya Safari Lodge, surrounded by the sights and sounds of the African wilderness.
Day 9: Ishasha Sector
Venture to the Ishasha sector, renowned for its tree-climbing lions. Witness these incredible creatures in their natural habitat, and retreat to the charming Ishasha Wilderness Camp for an intimate evening.
Day 10: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
Transfer to the mystical Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, a sanctuary for mountain gorillas. Immerse yourself in the rich Batwa culture before settling into the luxurious Mahogany Springs Lodge.
Day 11: Gorilla Trekking and Transfer to Lake Bunyonyi
The day unfolds with the highly anticipated gorilla trekking adventure. After this transformative experience, transfer to the serene Lake Bunyonyi, where Arcadia Lodge Bunyonyi provides a tranquil haven.
Day 12: Relaxation at Lake Bunyonyi
Savor a day of relaxation at Arcadia Lodge Bunyonyi, surrounded by the breathtaking scenery of Lake Bunyonyi. Opt for an afternoon of canoeing, adding a touch of adventure to your lakeside retreat.
Day 13: Transfer to Chameleon Hill Lodge in Kisoro
Embark on a scenic journey to Chameleon Hill Lodge in Kisoro. Marvel at the vibrant landscapes as you transition between destinations. Chameleon Hill Forest Lodge offers a luxurious retreat amid nature’s wonders.
Day 14: Gorilla Trekking and Community Walk
Experience the awe-inspiring encounter of gorilla trekking in the captivating surroundings of Kisoro. Later, engage in a community walk, gaining insights into the local culture. Chameleon Hill Forest Lodge remains your sanctuary.
Day 15: Transfer to Lake Mburo
Embark on a picturesque journey to Lake Mburo, where the evening and night game drive allow you to witness the park’s nocturnal wonders. Mihingo Lodge offers a blend of luxury and natural beauty.
Day 16: Morning Walking Safari and Transfer Back to Kampala
Awaken to the call of the wild with a morning walking safari in Lake Mburo National Park. After this immersive experience, transfer back to Kampala and find comfort at Hotel No.5.
Day 17: Flight to Kidepo Valley National Park
Embark on a thrilling flight to Kidepo Valley National Park, a jewel in Uganda’s wilderness. Enjoy game drives amid the park’s rugged beauty and find solace at Adere Safari Lodge.
Day 18: Full-Day Game Drive
Dive deeper into the wonders of Kidepo Valley with a full-day game drive. Witness the park’s diverse wildlife and expansive landscapes before returning to the comfort of Adere Safari Lodge.
Day 19: Transfer to Moroto with Cultural Tour
Embark on a scenic journey to Moroto, allowing time for cultural exploration. Enjoy stops for a cultural tour of Karamojong villages in Kotido, scenic viewing, and a delightful picnic lunch. Find respite at Hotel Africana Moroto.
Day 20: Transfer to Sipi Falls with a Coffee Tour
Journey to Sipi Falls, a mesmerizing destination surrounded by lush landscapes. Delve into a captivating coffee tour in the afternoon before resting at Rafiki Lodge.
Day 21: Sipi Falls Hike and Transfer to Jinja
Embark on a refreshing Sipi Falls hike, connecting with nature’s beauty. Later, transfer to Jinja and explore the iconic Source of the Nile. Retire for the night at Wild Waters Lemala Lodge.
Day 22: White Water Rafting and Transfer Back to Lodge
Embark on an adrenaline-pumping white-water rafting adventure on the Nile. Following this exhilarating experience, transfer back to Wild Waters Lemala Lodge for an evening of relaxation.
Day 23: Departure from Entebbe
Conclude your extraordinary journey with a late checkout and transfer to Entebbe for your flight back home. Reflect on the memories created during this 23-day primates and wildlife holiday, a truly unforgettable Ugandan adventure.
Rate Per Person:
- Park entry fees
- Gorilla permits (x2)
- Chimp permit
- Rhino tracking fees, all activities
- professional driver/guide
- Lion and leopard tracking permit
- boat safaris
- all transportation
- roundtrip airport transfer
- drinking water.
- International flights
- additional accommodation before and after the tour
- personal items
- government-imposed increases.