9-Day Uganda Safari: Murchison Falls, Kibale, Queen Elizabeth, Ishasha, and Bwindi

Experience the splendors of a 9-day journey through Uganda, immersing yourself in the breathtaking wonders of Murchison Falls, Kibale, Queen Elizabeth, Ishasha, and Bwindi.

Itinerary

Day 1: Kampala to Murchison Falls

Start your journey from Kampala to Murchison Falls, passing by Zziwa Rhino Sanctuary. Enjoy lunch along the way.

Accommodation Options: Paraa Safari Lodge (High-End), Heritage Safari Lodge (Midrange)

Meal Plan: Lunch and Dinner

 

Day 2: Wildlife Safari in Murchison Falls

Begin your day with an early morning game drive to spot animals like giraffes, lions, elephants, oribi, hyenas, and more. After lunch at the lodge, embark on a thrilling three-hour boat cruise, where you can watch crocodiles, hippos, elephants, and a variety of bird species, including the majestic shoebill.

Accommodation Options: Paraa Safari Lodge (High-End), Heritage Safari Lodge (Midrange)

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

 

Day 3: Murchison Falls to Kibale National Park

Drive south to Kibale through picturesque countryside and traditional homesteads.

Accommodation Options: Crater Safari Lodge (High-End), Kibale Forest Camp (Midrange)

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

 

Day 4: Chimpanzee Tracking in Kibale

In the morning, go chimpanzee tracking in the rainforest. Enjoy lunch back at the lodge and then embark on a 2–3-hour nature walks in the forest and visit Bigodi Wetland Sanctuary. Keep an eye out for the unique naked Adam and Eve tree. Your guide will provide insights into primates, forest fauna, and flora, ensuring an informative and enjoyable walk.

Accommodation Options: Crater Safari Lodge (High-End), Kibale Forest Camp (Midrange)

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

 

Day 5: Kibale to Queen Elizabeth

Depart Kibale for Queen Elizabeth, arriving in the early afternoon. Check-in at your lodge, have lunch, and prepare for an evening game drive.

Accommodation Options: Katara (High-End), Enganzi (Midrange)

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

 

Day 6: Wildlife Safari in Queen Elizabeth

Start your day with a morning game drive and return for a full breakfast. Afterward, embark on a second game drive in the crater area and enjoy an afternoon boat ride along the Kazinga Channel.

Accommodation Options: Katara (High-End), Enganzi (Midrange)

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

 

Day 7: Transfer to Bwindi Forest via Ishasha

After breakfast, leave the northern sector and drive through Ishasha in the southern sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park. Enjoy lunch enroute and go on a game drive to spot tree-climbing lions. Arrive in Bwindi in the evening.

Accommodation Options: Trackers Safari Lodge (High-End), Silverback Lodge (Midrange)

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

 

Day 8: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

Gorilla Trekking Adventure.

Accommodation Options: Trackers Safari Lodge (High-End), Silverback Lodge (Midrange)

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

 

Day 9: Bwindi to Kampala

Depart Bwindi, stopping for lunch at Igongo Cultural Centre.

Meal Plan: Breakfast and Lunch

 

Enjoy your unforgettable journey through Uganda’s diverse landscapes and wildlife.

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