8 Days Uganda Safari

Day 1 – Fort Portal.

After breakfast, you will be picked by your driver guide and be transferred to Fort Portal in Tooro Kingdom. This area has got vast tea estates and cool tropical climate. Driving through Mityana as you approach Fort Portal you will see the Rwenzori Mountain ranges in the distance. On arrival you will have your lunch and take an afternoon short city tour to cultural attractions like Amabere ga Nyinamwuiru a famous cultural site attached to the Tooro kingdom. Thereafter you drive to Kyaninga Crater Lake and then check into Kyaninga lodge. Dinner and overnight at Kyaninga Lodge. (B, L, D)

Day 2

After breakfast explore the great Kyaninga Cones and the Crater Lake by taking a nature walk and pursue some of the recreation activities available then have Lunch. In the afternoon you visit the Top of the World spot in the Ndali- Kasenda crater area for the magnificent panoramic views then return to the Lodge. Dinner and overnight at Kyaninga Lodge. (B, L, D)

Day 3 Semuliki National Park

After breakfast you drive to Semuliki National Park where you will take a walk through the riverine forest and visit the Hot Springs at Sempaya thereafter you drive to Semuliki Wildlife Reserve along the way you will see wildlife and enjoy breath taking views of the Savannah and the backdrop of the Rift Valley escarpment. On arrival you check in the Ntoroko Lodge. Dinner and overnight at Ntoroko Lodge. (B, L, D)

Day 4 Queen Elizabeth National Park

After your breakfast, you go for a canoe ride on Lake Albert to search for the rare Shoe Bill Stork and then a nature walk to the water falls then return to the Lodge for Lunch. In the afternoon you drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park on arrival you check in the Mweya Safari Lodge. Dinner and overnight at Mweya Safari Lodge. (FB)

Day 5

An early morning wake call at 6.00 am then have a cup tea or coffee then you will go for a game drive along Kasenyi tracks and Queens mile in search of animals like: lions, elephants, cape buffalos, warthogs, spotted hyenas, mongoose, waterbucks, Kobs and, if lucky, the leopard, then  you return for breakfast. In the morning you relax by the swimming pool and possibly have a dip or you make use of the health club then have lunch. At 2.30 pm you go for a unique two hours boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel. This launch cruise gives you a great opportunity for bird watching and game viewing at close range then return to the Lodge, Dinner and overnight at Mweya Safari Lodge. (B, L, D)

Day 6   Lake Mburo National Park

After breakfast you will drive to Lake Mburo National Park via Mbarara. You will drive through the very scenic crater area and have breathtaking views of the escarpment and Kyambura gorge in the distance. On arrival you will check in at Mihingo Lodge and then have Lunch. At 4.00 pm you go for an evening game drive. Dinner and overnight at Mihingo Lodge. (B, L, D)

Day 7

After an early morning breakfast you go for a boat ride on Lake Mburo to view a variety of birds and wildlife then return to your lodge for relaxation before lunch; relax by the poolside after lunch. At 3.00 pm you go for a walking safari to the salt lick as you get close to wildlife. Dinner and Overnight at Mihingo lodge. (B, L, D)

Day 8 Kampala.

After your breakfast, depart Lake Mburo and return to Kampala you will have a stop at the Equator at Kayabwe to take photographs and perform the Hemisphere variance experiment on arrival you are dropped at your Hotel. (B)

END OF SAFARI.

+ Safari Itinerary

Day 1 – Fort Portal.

After breakfast, you will be picked by your driver guide and be transferred to Fort Portal in Tooro Kingdom. This area has got vast tea estates and cool tropical climate. Driving through Mityana as you approach Fort Portal you will see the Rwenzori Mountain ranges in the distance. On arrival you will have your lunch and take an afternoon short city tour to cultural attractions like Amabere ga Nyinamwuiru a famous cultural site attached to the Tooro kingdom. Thereafter you drive to Kyaninga Crater Lake and then check into Kyaninga lodge. Dinner and overnight at Kyaninga Lodge. (B, L, D)

Day 2

After breakfast explore the great Kyaninga Cones and the Crater Lake by taking a nature walk and pursue some of the recreation activities available then have Lunch. In the afternoon you visit the Top of the World spot in the Ndali- Kasenda crater area for the magnificent panoramic views then return to the Lodge. Dinner and overnight at Kyaninga Lodge. (B, L, D)

Day 3 Semuliki National Park

After breakfast you drive to Semuliki National Park where you will take a walk through the riverine forest and visit the Hot Springs at Sempaya thereafter you drive to Semuliki Wildlife Reserve along the way you will see wildlife and enjoy breath taking views of the Savannah and the backdrop of the Rift Valley escarpment. On arrival you check in the Ntoroko Lodge. Dinner and overnight at Ntoroko Lodge. (B, L, D)

Day 4 Queen Elizabeth National Park

After your breakfast, you go for a canoe ride on Lake Albert to search for the rare Shoe Bill Stork and then a nature walk to the water falls then return to the Lodge for Lunch. In the afternoon you drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park on arrival you check in the Mweya Safari Lodge. Dinner and overnight at Mweya Safari Lodge. (FB)

Day 5

An early morning wake call at 6.00 am then have a cup tea or coffee then you will go for a game drive along Kasenyi tracks and Queens mile in search of animals like: lions, elephants, cape buffalos, warthogs, spotted hyenas, mongoose, waterbucks, Kobs and, if lucky, the leopard, then  you return for breakfast. In the morning you relax by the swimming pool and possibly have a dip or you make use of the health club then have lunch. At 2.30 pm you go for a unique two hours boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel. This launch cruise gives you a great opportunity for bird watching and game viewing at close range then return to the Lodge, Dinner and overnight at Mweya Safari Lodge. (B, L, D)

Day 6   Lake Mburo National Park

After breakfast you will drive to Lake Mburo National Park via Mbarara. You will drive through the very scenic crater area and have breathtaking views of the escarpment and Kyambura gorge in the distance. On arrival you will check in at Mihingo Lodge and then have Lunch. At 4.00 pm you go for an evening game drive. Dinner and overnight at Mihingo Lodge. (B, L, D)

Day 7

After an early morning breakfast you go for a boat ride on Lake Mburo to view a variety of birds and wildlife then return to your lodge for relaxation before lunch; relax by the poolside after lunch. At 3.00 pm you go for a walking safari to the salt lick as you get close to wildlife. Dinner and Overnight at Mihingo lodge. (B, L, D)

Day 8 Kampala.

After your breakfast, depart Lake Mburo and return to Kampala you will have a stop at the Equator at Kayabwe to take photographs and perform the Hemisphere variance experiment on arrival you are dropped at your Hotel. (B)

END OF SAFARI.

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