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11 Day Uganda Safari Trip

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Safari overview for 11 Days Uganda Safari organized by mum and dad Uganda tours, the tour is available all year around depending on the travelers dated of travel

11 Days Uganda Safari Trip, this 11 days 10 nights uganda safari  11 day Uganda Safari trip will combine trips to Uganda’s top National Parks that are a must visit while on Uganda safari trip including Murchison Falls National park, Queen Elizabeth National park, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Lake Mburo National Park and Lake Bunyonyi a place for nature and bird lovers.

Detailed itinerary for 11 Days Uganda Safari Trip

Day 1: Entebbe -Kampala

Upon arrival at Entebbe International Airport, our safari guide/driver will meet and later will transfer you to your hotel for relaxation and overnight.

Lodging Options; Lake Victoria Hotel/cassia Lodge Meal Plan; on Bed and Breakfast

Day 2: Transfer to Murchison falls National Park

on this 11 Days Uganda Safari Trip, Our safari guide will pick you either at Airport or Hotel and begin your safari drive to Murchison falls through Luwero town.  You will make an en-route branch to Ziwa Rhino sanctuary a home to the black and white rhinos. Rhino trekking cost $40 dollars per person and can be payable at the entrance.

This sanctuary was established mainly to protect these rhinos from danger and poachers which was a big threat. After rhino trekking experience continue to Masindi at any hotel for your lunch then after continue to Murchison falls national park and hike to the top of the falls which will give you gorgeous views of these waterfalls.

You will gaze at the Nile River which is the longest river in the world, it’s forced through a small gap which is just 7m wide and it flows 43 meters down making it look very beautiful to the viewers.
Murchison falls National Park is one of the largest national parks in Uganda and it covers an area of 3840 sq meters. Leopards, lions, hyenas, elephants, buffalos, giraffes, crocodiles, hippos, are among the animals species inhabited in the park. Primate species like the monkeys, bird species such as blue throated roller, the shoebill stork, Ituri Batis, Tit Hylia, Uganda woodland warbler, forest robin, yellow billed and the grey throated live in this beautiful park.

The main tourist activities carried out in this park are game viewing and boat trips along the Nile River.

Destination: Murchison Falls National park

Luxury: Paraa Safari Lodge | Chobe Safari Lodge

Mid-Range: Murchison River Lodge | Pakuba Safari Lodge

Budget: Hornbill Safari Lodge | Heritage Safari Lodge

Meals Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Drinking Water Throughout

Day 3: Murchison Falls National Park – Game drives & Boat cruises

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After an early breakfast at the lodge, set out for a 2 hours game drive in the park Murchison falls Uganda’s largest park  owning  a wide variety of wildlife such as leopards, hippos, lions, warthogs, buffaloes, elephants, antelopes, giraffes, waterbucks plus  different species of bird just to mention but a few.

After this two hours fantastic experience, drive back to the lodge for relaxation and lunch, then after have a 3 hours boat cruise on the Nile where you will see a number of animals along the banks such as elephants, hippos, crocodile, antelopes, you will also have a chance to see monkeys and birds if lucky will see the rare shoebills along the shores. Sail to the bottom of the falls where you will hike for about 1hour and 30 minutes after which you will return to your lodge for supper and Overnight stay.

Destination: Murchison Falls National park

Luxury: Paraa Safari Lodge | Chobe Safari Lodge

Mid-Range: Murchison River Lodge | Pakuba Safari Lodge

Budget: Hornbill Safari Lodge | Heritage Safari Lodge

Meals Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Drinking Water Throughout

Day 4: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth

on this 11 Days Uganda Safari Trip, Wake-up early for breakfast and then after begin on the transfer to Queen Elizabeth national park which for a 9 hours drive to Queen Elizabeth national park passing through Fortportal town and having lunch there. Continue with beautiful sceneries of the Rwenzori mountains. The park is known for inhabiting a huge number of over 600 species of birds animal species like elephants, lions, waterbucks, warthogs, buffaloes among others. Upon arrival check-in into your booked accommodation for relaxation diner and an overnight

Destination: Queen Elizabeth National Park

Accommodation Option:

Budget: Pumba Safari Cottages | Bush Lodge

Mid-Range: Irungu Forest Safari Lodge | Elephant Hub Lodge

Luxury: Mweya Safari Lodge| katara Lodge

Meals Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Drinking Water throughout

Day 6: Game drive & Boat cruise – Queen Elizabeth Park

After breakfast at the lodge go for an early morning game drive through the park for an opportunity to see the early risen species such as the hyenas, wildebeest and many other  different wildlife species like waterbucks, lions, elephants, , giraffes, antelopes, buffaloes, leopards, warthogs, plus a variety of  bird species. You will also view different crater lakes in the park. After this 3 hours game drive, head back to the lodge for lunch and relaxation as you prepare for the afternoon 2 hour boat cruise along the Kazinga channel. The kazinga channel connects two lakes George and Edward and it’s a beautiful place to see more species of wildlife along the shores, it’s a home to over 560 hippos; also birds and other animals like crocodiles, elephants, antelopes among others will be seen. Return to the lodge and have dinner and overnight.

Destination: Queen Elizabeth National Park

Accommodation Option:

Budget: Pumba Safari Cottages | Bush Lodge

Mid-Range: Irungu Forest Safari Lodge | Elephant Hub Lodge

Luxury: Mweya Safari Lodge| katara Lodge

Meals Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Drinking Water throughout

Day 6: Tree climbing lions in Ishasha sector and then to Bwindi Forest

On this day after breakfast, drive to the Ishasha sector of Queen Elizabeth national park and search for the tree-climbing lion one of the unique experience while at the park. Tree climbing lions are breathing to watch sited in the fig tree. After this wonderful experience Drive to Bwindi impermeable national park a home to the endangered mountain gorillas and it’s known for hosting the highest percentage of these remaining apes in the world. The journey will enable you pass through the scenic region also referred to as The Switzerland of Africa with lunch along the way arrive at the park late afternoon. Dine and overnight at the lodge.

Destination: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park

Accommodation Option:

Luxury: Gorilla Safari Lodge | Buhoma Lodge

Mid-range: Gorilla Mist Camp | Silverback Lodge Bwindi

Budget: Bakiga Lodge | Buhoma Community bandas

Meals Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Drinking Water Throughout

Day 7: Gorilla trekking day- Bwindi Impenetrable national park

On this day after a cup of tea or coffee, the guide will take you to the park headquarters for a short briefing about the dos and don’ts while with the gorillas and also get allocated to the gorilla group to trek. Bwindi national park host the highest number of these gentle giants in the world almost a half of the remaining mountain gorillas live in this park. Not only gorillas but also the park is a home to other species like butterflies, plants, primates, mammals, butterflies, frogs, among others.

Gorilla trekking experience last between 1-8 hours since meeting them depends on where they spent their last night from and once they are met you are strictly allowed only one hour with the gorillas. Just in case some of you are not interested in tracking gorillas, you can go for a short guided forest walk or Village walk to the Batwa community. Retire at the lodge.

Destination: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park

Accommodation Option:

Luxury: Gorilla Safari Lodge | Buhoma Lodge

Mid-range: Gorilla Mist Camp | Silverback Lodge Bwindi

Budget: Bakiga Lodge | Buhoma Community bandas

Meals Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Drinking Water Throughout

Day 8: Transfer to Lake Bunyonyi

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Wake up leisurely for a hearty breakfast while still in the mood of reminiscing about the previous day’s gorilla experiences. After you will be driven to Lake Bunyonyi, the second deepest lake and a birders spot in Africa.

During your transfer to Bunyonyi, you will be Enjoying the eye-catching landscapes such as the locally terraced interlocking hills where most locals carryout their farming, you will also enjoy the terraced hills which named by the British grate diplomat Churchill as the Switzerland of Africa. . Upon arrival you could go for canoeing on the lake and have lunch. After lunch take a community walk where you will enjoy traditional dances from the Bakiga people, also buy yourself handicrafts from there. The evening will be reserved for relaxation. Dinner and an overnight at;

Destination: Lake Bunyonyi

Accommodation Option:

Luxury: Birdnest @ Bunyonyi Resort, bird Nest

Mid-range: Bunyonyi Overland Camp

Budget: Crater Bay cottages

Meals Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Drinking Water Throughout

Day 9: Transfer to Lake Mburo National Park

After breakfast on this Uganda safari, we will proceed to Lake Mburo national park Uganda’s smallest park and Closet Park to the capital city Kampala. The park is home to a big number of Zebras, also impalas, oribis, buffaloes, warthogs, waterbucks and also over 332 bird species made it their home. The drive from Lake Bunyonyi to Lake Mburo will take about 4- 5 hours with lunch en-route. The drive will enable you passing through stunning sceneries, farms, and plantations. If you still have energy you will go for an afternoon boat cruise along Lake Mburo, take enough photographs.

Destination: Lake Mburo National Park

Accommodation Option:

Budget: Eagle’s Nest Lodge | Leopard Rest Camp

Mid-Range: Rwakobo Rock Lodge | arcadia lodge lake mburo

Luxury: Mihingo Lodge | Mburo Safari Lodge

Meals Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Drinking Water throughout

Day10: Morning game drive and Transfer to Kampala

After breakfast set out for a morning game drive through the park and feed your eyes as you watch amazing animal species and birds that live in the park astonishing savannah grasslands. After drive out of the park with stopovers at the Equator line; take photos and also buy some souvenirs from craft shop.  From here you will drive direct to Kampala arrive in the evening for relaxation dinner and an overnight stay at the Hotel.

Accommodation Options; Eureka hotel/ Cassia Lodge/ Acactus Hotel/ Tourist hotel Meal plan; Dinner

Day 11: Kampala City tour and transfer to Entebbe

Wake up leisurely for breakfast and then after the guide will take you for a city tour and visit the interesting places around the city including the Uganda museum, Kasubi Tombs and also some craft shops to buy some crafts and souvenirs to take back home with you. After lunch, you will take a transfer to Entebbe Airport for your departure flight back home as you bid farewell to Africa

End of 11 Days Uganda Safari Trip

Included in the 11 Days Uganda Safari |Uganda safari and holidays

Airport transfers

4×4 transport with English speaking local guide/driver for all road transport

Accommodation & all meals above

All park entrances fees

Drinking water in the vehicle

Mentioned activities

Rhino, Chimp permits and gorilla permits

Excluded in the 11 Days Uganda Safari |Uganda safari and holidays

International visas

Accommodation facilities while in Kampala

All expenses of personal nature such as tips and drinks

Health

  • Yellow fever and malaria prophylactics are required
  • COVID19 certificate

Officials have a right to refuse entry if you are found to have or show any signs of communicable diseases

Visas

Most nationalities require a visa to enter Uganda which can be obtained on arrival at USD 50 per person, single entry. Passport must be valid for a minimum of 6 months

Flights

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