Day 1. Arrival
On arrival at Entebbe International Airport, you will be met by our representative who will transfer you to hotel for dinner and overnight. Dinner and overnight at Serena Kampala (C) or Metropole Hotel (M/B)
Day 2. Kampala to Kidepo valley national park
You will be transferred to Entebbe International Airport to board a chartered light aircraft to Kidepo. Arrive at Kidepo NP on time for lunch, enjoy panoramic views of the Narus River Valley and photographic opportunities of wildlife from the verandah of the lodge. An evening game drive along the Narus River Valley for game Viewing and photography of Elephants, herds of Buffaloes, Jackals, Jackson ‘s Hartebeest, Klipspringer and possibly Lions. Dinner and overnight Apoka safari lodge (C) or Nga’moru lodge (B).
Day 3. Game drive and cultural visits
Embark on a morning game drive to Kanangorok hot spring. A variety of animals can be seen roaming around including Ostrich. In the afternoon have a cultural experience that will bring you into contact with Karamjong peoples at Karenna and Kapedo. Meet the local elders and have an opportunity to interact with them. They will show you the kraals, the grinding stones and many more interesting items. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 4. Wild life and African landscape
Full day to enjoy wildlife and African landscape in Kidepo. Dinner and overnight at your lodge on full board.
Day 5. From Kidepo national park to Murchison falls national park
This day you can choose to do an early morning game drive or rest as you prepare for your charted flight to Murchison falls national park. In Murchison falls national park, you will have an evening game, dinner and overnight. Paraa safari lodge (C) or Pakuba safari lodge (M/B)
Day 6. The boat cruise on the river Nile to the falls.
Embark on an early morning game drive in the park. Return to the lodge for breakfast. After lunch, you will safari upstream by boat on the calm Victoria Nile to the base of the falls just ten meters from the “Devil’s Cauldron.” There you can marvel at toothsome hippos, crocodiles and over the 17-kilometer stretch you may also see elephants, waterbucks and Uganda kobs. This is also the habitat of many bird species including goliath herons, Egyptian geese, pelican bee-eaters, kingfishers, Hombills, cormorants and the rare shoebill stork. Return to your Lodge for dinner and overnight as above.
Day 7. Transfer to Queen Elizabeth national park
After breakfast you will transfer to Pakuba Airstrip for a private chartered plane to Queen Elizabeth national park landing at either Mweya or Kasese Airstrip. On landing our guide will transfer you to your respective lodge for check in. Later go for an evening game drive and return for dinner and overnight. Mweya safari lodge (C) or Ihamba lodge (M)
Day 8. Game drive and Kazinga channel launch cruise
Enjoy the sunrise by taking an early morning game drive along Kasenyi track, Queen’s mile and expect to see Elephants, Buffaloes, Lions, Kobs, Waterbuck, and if you are lucky the shy Leopard and Spotted Hyena. Return to the lodge for breakfast. Afternoon go for the spectacular boat cruise on Kazinga Channel for amazing bird life and a variety of wild animals. Evening sight seeing around the volcanic crater area and Baboon cliff is amazing! Dinner and overnight as above.
Day 9. Transfer to Bwindi impenetrable forest
Early breakfast and drive to the Ishasha sector of the park for a game drive in search of the tree climbing lions. Today you will have packed lunch. After the game drive proceed to Bwindi for dinner and overnight Mahongany Springs/ Chameleon hill Lake Mutanda lodge (C) or Silver back lodge (M) or Buhooma community lodge (B). FB
Day 10. Gorilla tracking
Early morning entry into the gorilla sanctuary of Bwindi Forest. The rainforest is spectacular as it is dense with its landscape crisscrossed by numerous animal trails that can be accessed by tourists. This park is best known for the fascinating mountain gorillas. The time taken and terrain varies according to the movements of these primates. The thrill of spending time with and observing the gorillas is a wonderful and exciting adventure. The gorillas are shy and peaceful animals and it is an unforgettable experience watching and taking photographs of them as they interact with each other. Dinner and overnight as above.
Day 11. Fly back to Kampala
This day is reserved for your flight back to Kampala/Entebbe. Our guide will pick you from your lodge and drop you to the airstrip. End of service