9 Days Tour | Uganda - Rwanda
Location – Uganda | Rwanda
9 Days | 8 Nights
Day 1 – Arrive at Entebbe international Airport
Arrive in Entebbe, our driver will pick you up from the airport and you will be transferred to Kampala for a city tour where you will visit the museum,Kabaka’s Lake, Kasubi tombs, art and craft shops, local markets and Bahai Temple and later proceed to Kabira Country Club
Overnight at Kabira Country Club (BB)
Day 2 - Transfer to Murchison Falls.
Early morning after breakfast, you will be picked from your hotel by our tour guide for a transfer to Murchison Falls National Park. You will branch off at Ziwa Rhino sanctuary in Nakasongola to track the Rhinos and later continue to the park. Arrive in Murchison falls with a visit to the top of the falls for a remarkable sight of the Nile crushing through a narrow gorge of 7m wide before plunging 43m deep into the devil’s cauldron. You will then drive to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay at Paraa safari lodge.
Overnight at Paraa safari lodge (FB)
Day 3 - Game drive and Launch cruise
After a heavy breakfast, you will embark on an early morning game drive where you are likely to spot animals like Lions, buffaloes, waterbuck, Jackson’s hartebeest, Rothschild’s giraffe, oribi among others. Return for lunch which will be followed by a breathtaking boat cruise for a wide view of Hippos, crocodiles, buffaloes, several water birds such as the shoebill stork, the most sought after bird in Africa among others. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay at Paraa safari lodge.
Overnight at Crater safari Lodge (FB)
Day 4 - Transfer to Kibale national park
After an early breakfast, you will depart for Kibale National Park. The drive goes through the Albertan Escarpment of the western arm of the East African Rift valley with dramatic views of Lake Albert, traditional homesteads and scenic views of the mountains of the moon. Reach Fort portal in the evening for dinner and overnight stay at Primate Lodge Kibale.
Overnight at Primate Lodge Kibale (FB)
Day 5 - Chimp trekking and transfer to Queen Elizabeth national park
After Breakfast, you will head to the park headquarters for a short briefing and then proceed into the forest for a chimp trekking adventure. Watch out for other primate species such as the Colobus monkeys, grey checked mangabey, red Colobus, blue monkeys, Olive baboons among others that gives the forest the crown of the Primate capital of the World. Return for lunch and later Transfer to Queen Elizabeth national park with a wide view of some animals en route such as the Elephants, buffaloes, Uganda Kobs among others. Arrive in the evening for relaxation, dinner and overnight stay at Mweya safari lodge.
Overnight at Mweya safari lodge. (FB)
Day 6 - Game drive and Boat cruise
After a cup of coffee, begin the day with a game drive in the Kasenyi plains that may lead you to see bush buck, Uganda Kob, topi, Defassa waterbuck, and Cape buffaloes, Lions, elephants and many more. You will later return at the lodge for a late breakfast, relax as you wait for lunch. In the afternoon, you will enjoy an afternoon boat ride along the Kazinga Channel for a wide view of yawning hippos, crocodiles, buffaloes, various bird species such as red chest, papyrus Gonolek, pink backed pelicans, malachite kingfishers, yellow crown, water thick-knee, yellow-billed stork, shoe bill stock among others. Return at the lodge for dinner and overnight stay at Mweya safari lodge.
Overnight at Mweya safari lodge (FB)
Day 7 - Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
After a heavy breakfast, you will depart for Bwindi impenetrable national park- a home to half of the endangered Mountain gorillas in the world. It is a scenic drive with an en route game drive in Ishasha sector that offers an opportunity of viewing the tree climbing lions at a closer range and later continue to Bwindi with lunch en route. Arriving in the evening for dinner and overnight stay at Chameleon Hill Lodge.
Overnight stay at Chameleon Hill Lodge (FB)
Day 8 - Gorilla trekking and Kigali
following the morning breakfast, you will head to the park headquarters with packed lunch for a vital briefing prior to trekking the gorillas in the thick impenetrable forest.
After enjoying that wonderful experience of the gorillas in Bwindi, we will proceed to Kigali where we will arrive in time for dinner. Overnight at Hôtel des MilleCollines.
Overnight at Hôtel des MilleCollines (FB)
Day 9 - Kigali city tour and Departure
After a heavy breakfast, you will transfer to Kigali for a city tour where you will visit the Genocide memorial grounds, art and craft shops, museum, local markets among others places and later proceed to the airport for your scheduled flight.
End of Safari (B,L)