11 Days Family Adventure trip in Uganda

Day one: Entebbe-Murchison.

After short  briefing about your rented car you will read through,sign the car rental agreement and do the payments. Drive to the western region of Uganda via Bombo which gives the panoramic view of Luwero Triangle. Lunch at Masindi either at Masindi Hotel or New courts View Hotel. Thereafter proceed to the Murchison falls National Park, enroute game drive to spot some big five, water buck, bush buck among others and then a visit to the top of the falls. Dinner and overnight at Red chili rest camp, Meal plan: Lunch, Dinner. H/B.

Day two: Murchison.

Dawn game drive to spot animals like the Big five (Elephants, Buffalos, Rhinos, Lions, Giraffes), water buck, bush buck, Uganda kob, warthog, Deffasa and oribi. There after return to the lodge for refreshment, Break fast and Lunch. Afternoon prepare for boat cruise which passes in the concentration point of aquatic animal species like the hippos and crocodiles and this activity give a clear panoramic platform view for bird species like the pelicans, rare shoe bill, cranes which concentrate along the banks of river Nile. Return to lodge for dinner and overnight. Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner. F/B.

Day three: Murchison-Kibale.

Morning breakfast, then drive via Hoima, Lunch in Fort Portal at the Mountain of the Moon Hotel or Garden restaurant. Thereafter proceed to the Kibale National Park. Dinner and overnight either at Chimp Nest lodge.  Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner. F/B.

Day four: Kibale.

Early in the morning ready for chimp trekking, prepare for a briefing from the UWA officials. Thereafter proceed for the activity which is 3-4 hours, ensure to carry your self the necessities like the boots, rain coats, sun screen, hat, Ear plugs, bottled water and snacks. Return to the lodge for Breakfast, lunch. Afternoon prepare for a guided nature walk in Bigodi wetland to spot out countless birds like the pelicans, Blue Turacos, among others respectively. Return to the lodge for Dinner and overnight. Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner. F/B.

Day five: Kibale.

Early morning breakfast, afterwards prepare for a briefing from UWA expertise. Proceed for chimp habituation which a whole day activity. In the due course these expertise will help to know more about the chimp hence making the process academic and enjoyable. Therefore you are recommended to carry your self the above mentioned gears and basic needs (bottled water and food) in day four. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight. Meal plan: Breakfast, lunch, dinner. F/B.

Day six: Kibale-Queen.

Early morning Breakfast, lunch enroute. Thereafter proceed to Queen Elizabeth National Park, enroute game drive to spot some animals like the Big five (Lions, Elephants, Buffalos, Rhinos and Giraffes). In the Evening prepare to visit the Lake Katwe salt mining sector to experience salt mining and to view flamingos as the sun is setting off. Dinner and overnight either at Mweya safari lodge, Katara lodge (High end/luxurious accommodation) or Mweya Hostel (Low end/basic budget accommodation). Meal plan: Breakfast, lunch, dinner. F/B.

Day seven: Queen.

Dawn game drive which is 3-4 hours to spot the animals like the rare Lions, Buffalos, Elephants, oribi, Topi, water buck, bush buck, Uganda kob, Giraffes, warthog, bush pig. Thereafter return to the lodge for Break fast, lunch. Afternoon prepare for boat cruise which gives the panoramic view of mammals and reptiles like Hippos and crocodiles since it passes where they concentrates. A panoramic view for birds like pelicans, cranes among others that concentrate along the banks of the channel is provided. Return to lodge for dinner and overnight. Meal plan: Breakfast, lunch, dinner. F/B.

Day eight: Queen-Bwindi.

Early morning Breakfast, thereafter drive via Ishasha sector to spot animals like the rare African tree climbing lions, Topi, lunch enroute and then after proceed to Bwindi National park. Dinner and overnight either at Gorilla Forest camp, Gorilla safari lodge, Gorilla resort, silver back lodge (High end/luxurious accommodation) or Engagi lodge, Buhoma bandas (Low end/ basic budget accommodation). Meal plan: Breakfast, lunch, dinner. F/B.

Day nine: Bwindi

Early morning ready for Gorilla tracking, prepare for a briefing from UWA officials. Thereafter proceed for Gorilla tracking which is a whole day activity. Ensure to carry your self the rain coats, boots, hat, Ear plugs, sun screen, bottled water, snacks and packed foods and other gears that are essential for the activity. Evening prepare for community walk led by the local communities to the typical home stead’s of the Bakiga, traditional healers, local brewery factories. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight. Meal plan: Breakfast, lunch, dinner. F/B.

Day ten: Bwindi-Bunyonyi.

Early morning Breakfast, drive to Kabale for lunch. Thereafter proceed to Lake Bunyonyi, visit to the pygmies (Batwa) cultural performances which will make all your day enjoyable. Dinner and overnight either at Bunyonyi Resort, Arcadia lodge, Bunyonyi Heritage lodge (High end luxurious accommodation) or Bunyonyi over Lander (Low end/basic budget accommodation). Meal plan: Breakfast, lunch, dinner. F/B

Day eleven: Bunyonyi-Entebbe:

Early morning Breakfast, thereafter prepare for boat cruise to enjoy morning sunshine over the Lake and to view a number of birds like pelicans, fishing eagles, among others. Return to lodge for lunch. Thereafter return to Kampala via Mbarara, stop over at the Equator for snacks and photographs and later to Entebbe for your home flight departure. Meal plan: Breakfast, lunch. H/B. End of service.

 

The safari package to include:

Transportation by the use of a4wd vehicle

Airport transfers

Gorilla permits as per person to be paid in advance

Chimp permits as per person to be paid in advance

Habituation permits as per person to be paid in advance

Visit of the top of the falls

Accommodation and meals as per itinerary

Nature walk

Game drive

Community walk

Boat ride

Cultural visit

Park entrance

Driver/guide allowances

Car and driver entry fee

However, the package excludes:

Air fares, personal drinks, laundry, insurance and expenses of personal nature.