9 Days Wings over Great Lakes.
This safari starts with Murchison Falls National Park which is ranked by many tourists as the most beautiful park in Uganda. The safari will then take you to Kibale tropical Forest which boosts of thirteen species of primates including the chimpanzees-our closest relatives. The primate population in this park is the highest in Africa and therefore tracking the noisy chimpanzee families from Kibale has the right value for your money.
Arrive Kampala Speke Resort Munyonyo (BB)
Day 1. Upon arrival at Entebbe airport you will be received by our representative who will transfer you to your hotel. Check in later get briefed about the tour.
Kampala- Kidepo National Park Apoka Rest Camp (FB)
Day 2. You will be picked up from your hotel by your safari guide and transferred to Entebbe airport for your flight to Kidepo National Park. This hidden valley in the extreme northeast of the country, along the border with Sudan, is considered by many to offer the most stunning of any National Park in Uganda. Surrounded by mountains, the park is notable for a number of animals that are found nowhere else in Uganda, including Cheetahs, Ostriches and bat – eared foxes. You will reach in the afternoon to have lunch and go for an evening game drive. Dinner and overnight at Apoka Rest Camp (FB).
Excursion to Karamaja Apoka Rest Camp (FB)
Day 3 &4. You will go for an early morning game drive to search for early risers and predators. Retire for breakfast and lunch at the Lodge and then in the evening go for an excursion to Karamajong. Kidepo National Park is home to a total of 86 mammal species, with approximately 460 bird species and five different. Dinner and overnight at Apoka Rest Camp
Murchison falls National park Nile safari Camp (FB)
Day 5. Go for an early morning game drive to retire for breakfast then fly to Pakuba. On arrival at Pakuba, you will be welcomed by your safari guide. The guide will pick you up and take you to the Top of the falls. Dinner and over night at Nile safari Camp.
The launch cruise along the Kazinga channel Nile safari Camp (FB)
Day 6. Go for an early morning game drive on the Northern Bank of the Murchison Falls National Park. Murchison Falls National Park, whose palm-studded grassland supports dense populations of lion, buffalo, elephant and Uganda Kob, offers you wildlife enthusiasts a thrilling opportunity to experience Uganda’s biodiversity. You are able to view those animals that are unique to the African Savannah like giraffe, elephant, antelope, lion, and the Uganda Kob. Return to the lodge for mid morning breakfast, as you relax to wait for Lunch.
After lunch, you will go for a launch cruise on the Nile River. The cruise takes you to the Bottom of the roaring falls where you will see huge crocodiles, schools of hippos, buffaloes, elephants and a variety of water birds like herons, ducks, cormorants, bee-eaters, skimmers, kingfishers, fish eagle and the rare shoebill. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight at Nile safari Camp
Transfer to Fort portal Jacana Lodge(FB)
Day 7. You will be picked by our guide who will take you for your flights to Mweya Airstrip.
Game drive/ launch cruise along the Kazinga channel Jacana Lodge (FB)
Day 8. Before dawn you will wake up and go for an early morning game drive along the Queens mile or the Kasenyi miles Tracks. You will search for animals like Elephants, Lions, Leopards, and Hyenas among others. Return to the lodge for mid morning breakfast.
In the afternoon you will go for a boat ride along the Kazinga Channel. This provides you with an opportunity to vie water game like Hippos which breathe and squirt mere feet away from the boat, buffaloes and many birds like Great White and Pink-Backed Pelicans, Great and Long-Tailed Cormorants, African Jacana, Open-Billed Stork, Malachite and Pied Kingfishers are commonly seen. Dinner and over night Jacana lodge.
Kyambura Chimpanzee trekking / Back to Kampala Departure
Day 9. In the morning you will transfer to the Kyambura region to go track chimpanzees and other primates. The walk through the Kyambura Sector will also reward you with other primates such as colobus monkeys, red tailed monkeys and bush babies. After the tracking, you will be transferred to the airstrip to meet your private charter plane to Entebbe International Airport.