20 Days Uganda-Rwanda Wildlife, Primates Safaris
Day 1: Arrival in Entebbe
Arrival at Entebbe Airport and our representative will pick you up and proceed to your accommodation in Entebbe or Kampala for an overnight.
Day2: Entebbe or Kampala-Murchison Falls 345km 7hrs
After breakfast transfer to Murchison Falls National Park and visit the top of the falls. You will have an optional stopover at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary for a walk to visit the Rhinos after this you will return to the canteen for an optional lunch and after proceed to the falls.
Day 3: Murchison Falls National Park
An early start this morning for a Game Drive encompassing Elephant, Giraffe, Lion, Baboon, Leopard, Buffalo Warthog and a huge variety of other wild life. Later today we will take a Boat Ride up the river to the bottom of Murchison falls. WHERE BOILS OF WATER, floating crocodiles and pods of Hippos intersperse with some of the best bird viewing in the world.
Day 4: Murchison Falls National Park
Today we go for an adventure on the Nile on a Private Boat Trip. This is a great opportunity of seeing the Shoebill Stork and other beautiful birds. Game drive in the afternoon.
Day 5: Murchison Falls National Park-Kibaale Forest 433km 9hrs
On this day we will drive south down the West Edge of the escarpment, rift valley area Uganda, through winding agriculture lands, where villagers and their children will show their friendly nature and wave out and you glimpse the Ugandan way of rural life. We will enter the crater lakes region located underneath the magnificent Rwenzori Mountains late in the evening, we will spend a night in a lodge on the boarder of Kibaale Forest.
Day 6: Kibaale Forest
Chimpanzee tracking and optional Bigodi walk and visit to Bigodi wetland sanctuary
Day 7: Kibaale Forest Rwenzori Mountains 120km 4hrs
This day you will go for a guided walk through the crater lakes and villages and after transfer to the Ruwenzori Region for an overnight
Day 8: Rwenzori Mountains
Early morning Hike to the Rwenzori Mountains with some great views of the mountains to get impression or visit the Amabere caves and crater lakes in Fort Portal area.
Day 9: Ruwenzori Mountains-Queen Elizabeth National Park 47km, 2hrs.
In the morning transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park for relaxed day and in the afternoon go for boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel.
Day 10: Queen Elizabeth National Park
After breakfast, we shall go for a game drive in Kasenyi Sector and thereafter drive through the National Park to the Ishasha sector of the Queen Elizabeth National Park. You will meet the cook at a campsite to be served lunch. Later another Game Drive to search for tree climbing lions
Day 11: Ishasha-Lake Bunyonyi
Game drive in the morning and after drive to Kabale town for an overnight.
Day 12: Kabale Town Lake Bunyonyi
Optional day, it’s possible to canoe, swim or visit a community project.
Day 13: Lake Bunyonyi Optional day
This day you can drive to Ruhija Bwindi Uganda for Gorilla tracking, community outreach, boat trip on Lake Bunyonyi, visit a local school or even relax at your hotel and enjoy bird songs in the air.
Day 14: Lake Bunyonyi Lake Mutanda
After breakfast drive to Lake Mutanda for an overnight
Day 15: Lake Mutada Volcanoes National Park
This morning you can have an optional community visit and after proceed to Volcanoes National Park for an overnight
Day 16: Optional activities for today: Gorilla tracking or makes a nature walk in the national park, Visit the golden monkeys, climb a volcano, visit Diane Fossey’s grave, or drive to the twin lakes in Lake Ruhondo and Lake Burera.
Day 17: Volcanoes National Park
Gorilla Tracking in Rwanda and trek to the Batwa community and interact with the locals with some music and dance.
Day 18: Volcanoes National Park Lake Kivu
After breakfast drive to Lake Kivu for a relaxed day on the shores of the lake.
Day 19: Lake Kivu-Kigali
This day you will drive to Kigali for an overnight, optional visit to Gisozi Genocide Historical memorial and other historical sites. Shopping and market visits
Day 20: Kigali-Airport/Entebbe
Shopping and market visits and later proceed to the airport for your flight in Kigali or drive back to Kampala for your night flight in Entebbe.