| April 24, 2016

Day 1-Arrival day at Entebbe International Airport

You will be received by your driver/guide at the Airport. transfer to the Hotel, check in and get a little briefing of the next day’s programme of your 14 days Uganda Safari.

Day 2Travel to Murchison falls, Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary, Top of the falls

The driver will be at your Hotel by 6:45 to pack the bags into the safari van.we set off from kampala at 7am after our morning breafast for our murchison falls, Rhino tracking, and top of the falls tour of the days activities driving through Luwero where we pick a couple of fruits, oranges, passion fruits and pineaples to the Nakasongola district with a long stretch filled with Acaccia plants to the Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary for Rhino Tracking, the tracking may take us up to 2hrs depending on where the Rhinos are feeding from. Continue to Masindi town for lunch and continue to the park  for a Top of the Murchison falls visit.

Day 3-Game drive and Boat ride on the Victoria Nile

Early morning breakfast and continue for a 4hr Game drive in Murchison falls National Park. it is another great morning yet to get only a few meters away from the Giraffes, jacksons heartbeasts, Warthogs, Jackals, Elephants, Lions and the Hippo Pool for breakfast.
Return at 11am and continue to our lodge for freshening up and lunch.
At 2pm,we get onto a boat and start  a 3hr ride on the Victoria Nile with sightings of the great Nile Crocodiles, Buffalos, Hippos, and lots of birds, you will be shown the crash point of Ernest Hemingway

Day 4-Travel to Fort portal town

We wake up at 6:10,pack our bags, have our breakfast and get ready for our journey to fortportal town. if we spend our night at Paraa Lodge or had a camping safari,we have to be ready to cross the Nile River at 7am.drive along the rift valley Lake, Albert with a great view point at the escarpment lying at an altitude of 615m between two parallel escarpments-the western side rising abruptly to nearly 2000m above sea level.
Continue the drive through Hoima town for lunch at Kolping Hotel, arrive in Kyenjonjo on a tarmac road later arriving in Fortpotal town for dinner and overnight.

Day 5-Semulki National Park and Kibale National Park

Early morning drive to Semuliki for 1hrs and 30mins to 2hrs.enter the park and start the nature walk activities, walking through the pygmy families, visit the hot springs, walk along the Semuliki river with lots of birds species, hippos and many more.
Return later and drive to Kibale National Park for an overnight.

Day 6-Chimpanzee tracking in Kibale National Park

Morning breakfast,and get to the briefing area at 7:45am as you get ready for the Chimpanzee tracking in Kibale forest.Return later in time for lunch.Evening Nature walk at Bigodi wetland for yet another chance of seeing Monkeys,and lots of Birds.

Day 7-Travel to Queen Elizabeth National Park

Drive to Queen Elizabeth National park along the crater lakes and on to the main road.check in on time at Kingfisher lodge for lunch and get ready for an evening visit to lake Katwe for a local salt mining tour and a visit to the local fishing village.

Day 8-Game drive and boat ride on the Kazinga Channel

Morning game drive, and later on a 2-hr biat ride on the Kazinga Channel

Day 9-Travel Ishasha and Bwindi National Park

Drive for 1:30hrs to Isahsha the Tree Climbing section for a game drive.it is a great chance to search for the tree lions and get along the Ntungwe river separating Congo and Uganda.
We may drive a littlebit into congo for a photo taking moment into congo.continue driving to Bwindi  for an overnight as you get ready for the next days Gorilla trekking adventure.

Day 10-Gorilla tracking day

We shall have early morning breakfast and report to the park headquarters by 7.30 for a briefing on gorilla tracking etiquette.After the briefing which is at the entrance of the park and starting point for gorilla tracking you shall penetrate the Impenetrable Forest to look for these gentle giants under the guidance of a knowledgeable guide.
The time taken tracking highly depends on how fast you will locate a gorilla community. It can take from a few minutes to an entire day.You shall return from this thrilling but highly tiresome adventure to a relaxation in your lodge.

Day 11-Nature/Community walk to visit the Batwa people in Bwindi

The Batwa  people in Bwindi, or the twa as called by the locals, are one of the last pygmie people found in Uganda. they leave in Bwindi forest and still leave the stone age life style in the Bwindi area.our tour to the community of the pygmies will takes deep into their daily life style,old farming techniques,and their unique fire making in wood and long jumps and it is said the batwa people have lived in thick forest for more than 4000 years.

Day 12-Travel to Lake Bunyonyi

After breakfast,drive to lake bunyonyi through Bwindi forest and along Lake bunyonyi.we shall relax by the beautifull lake as we take a couple of drinks.

Day 13-Travel to Lake Mburo National Park

Drive to lake Lake Mburo National Park for evening boat ride.lake mburo is a small park and we shall mainly see lots of Zebras,Topis,watetrbucks,the beautiful Elands even before we enter deep into the park.continue to the lake for an evening boat ride.
Return later for an overnight in your chosen accommodation

Day 14-Morning game drive travel back to kampala for evening flight.

We shall take an early morning Nature walk mainly in search of the nocturnal park creatures like owls,hyenas,leopards etc,check out,breakfast and continue back to kampala for an evening/latenight flight.

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