10 DAYS BEST OF UGANDA SAFARI TO KIBALE, QUEEN, BWINDI, LAKE BUNYONYI & LAKE MBURO

10 Days Best of Uganda Safari to Kibale, Queen, Bwindi, Lake Bunyonyi &Lake Mburo: This 10 Days Best of Uganda Safari to Kibale, Queen, Bwindi, Lake Bunyonyi &Lake Mburo takes you to the most visited destinations in Uganda the pearl of Africa including Bwindi impenetrable national park a home to the largest population of endangered mountain gorillas, Kibale forest a home to a huge population of Chimpanzees and other 12 primates, Queen Elizabeth national park a home to tree climbing lions in Ishasha sector as well as the Kazinga channel that harbor a huge population of Hippos, Lake Bunyonyi one of the deepest Lakes In the world and Lake Mburo national park, the smallest and closest savanna part near the capital city of Uganda. This 10 days/ 9 nights Uganda Safari starts and ends in Kampala Uganda.

Highlights of 10 Days Best of Uganda Safari to Kibale, Queen, Bwindi, Lake Bunyonyi &Lake Mburo

  • Day 1: Transfer to Kibale forest national park
  • Day 2: Chimpanzee Habituation Experience
  • Day 3: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth national park
  • Day 4: Full day in Queen Elizabeth national park
  • Day 5: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
  • Day 6: Gorilla trekking in Bwindi impenetrable national park transfer to Lake Bunyonyi
  • Day 7: Full day in Lake Bunyonyi
  • Day 8: Transfer to Lake Mburo national park
  • Day 9: Full day in Lake Mburo
  • Day 10: Return to Kampala for departures

DETAILED ITINERARY

Day 1: Transfer to Kibale forest national park

Kampala/ Entebbe to Kibale forest national park: Your 10 Days Best of Uganda Safari to Kibale, Queen, Bwindi, Lake Bunyonyi &Lake Mburo adventure will set off either from Kampala / Entebbe with a hotel or airport pick up by our experienced safari driver/ guide who will brief you about this adventurous safari as you set off on a drive to Kibale forest national park a home to over 13 primate species. Lunch will be enjoyed enroute and once you get to your lodge, you will check in for a relaxed dinner and night rest.

Meal plan: Lunch and Dinner

Chimpanzee Habituation Experience:  Arise from the comfort of your bed early in the morning for breakfast as you get ready for a full day adventure with the Chimpanzees on a chimpanzee habituation experience. Before the Chimpanzee Habituation experience on day 2 of 10 Days Best of Uganda Safari to Kibale, Queen, Bwindi, Lake Bunyonyi &Lake Mburo, you will be briefed by an experience ranger then head into the forests in search for chimpanzee troop that is undergoing habituation process. While on the habituation experience, there are other forest dwellers sighted in the jungle including primates such as white and black colobus monkeys, baboons, L’Hoest’s monkeys, grey checked monkeys and different species of birds. When you find the chimpanzees you will be allowed to stay for 4 hours in their vicinity unlike Chimpanzee trekking that allows only 1 hour with them in their nature habitats. You will enjoy taking pictures and watching chimpanzee play on tree tops. After the experience you will exit the forest and return to your lodge for dinner and night rest.

10 Days Best of Uganda Safari to Kibale, Queen, Bwindi, Lake Bunyonyi &Lake Mburo
Chimpanzee Trekking in Kibale

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 3: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth national park

Kibale Forest national park to Queen Elizabeth national park: On the 3rd day of your 10 Days Best of Uganda Safari to Kibale, Queen, Bwindi, Lake Bunyonyi &Lake Mburo, check out of the lodge and meet your driver for a transfer to Queen Elizabeth national park. There is an optional tour to Amabere Ga Nyina Mwiru Caves as you head to Queen. Upon park arrival, check in your lodge for lunch and spend your afternoon on a game drive in Kasenyi plains one of the best sector in Queen Elizabeth national park.

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 4: Full day in Queen Elizabeth national park

Morning game drive in Kasenyi Sector: Wake Up early have breakfast at your lodge on day 4 of 10 Days Best of Uganda Safari to Kibale, Queen, Bwindi, Lake Bunyonyi &Lake Mburo then head to the park for an early morning game drive using various trails crossing through the park’s savannah plains such as Kasenyi trail, while during on the Kasenyi plains you will have an opportunity to watch many animals such as waterbucks, Uganda kob, elephants, lions, warthogs and various bird species such as herons, cattle egrets, malachite kingfishers. Then return to your lodge for late breakfast, rest as you wait for lunch while on your Uganda safari.

Kazinga channel Boat cruise: After lunch you go for a boat cruise on the Kazinga channel connecting Lake Edward to Lake George, while on the boat cruise you will enjoy watching many birds such as malachite kingfishers, shoe bills and animals such as schools of hippos, crocodiles, elephants and buffaloes on the banks of the channel. Return to your lodge, have dinner and stay overnight.

Meal plan: breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 5: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Queen Elizabeth national park to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park: On the 5th day of your 10 Days Best of Uganda Safari to Kibale, Queen, Bwindi, Lake Bunyonyi &Lake Mburo, you will wake up early for breakfast followed by hotel check out with a packed lunch box. Meet your driver to be driven to the Ishasha sector for a brief game drive amidst tree climbing lions. After the game drive, enjoy your picnic lunch and exit Queen Elizabeth national park and proceed with your journey to Bwindi Impenetrable national park found in the South Western region of Uganda. Expect to arrive late in the evening, check into your lodge, have dinner and stay overnight.

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 6: Gorilla trekking in Bwindi impenetrable national park transfer to Lake Bunyonyi

Uganda Gorilla trekking Bwindi: Wake up early in the morning breakfast at your lodge on the 6th day of your 10 Days Best of Uganda Safari to Kibale, Queen, Bwindi, Lake Bunyonyi &Lake Mburo then drive to the park’s headquarters for briefing experience by a senior ranger marking the start of your mountain gorilla trekking experience. You will be assigned a mountain gorilla family to trek then head for a 2 -8 hours hike through the forests ad back looking for mountain gorillas, with the guidance of a professional ranger who knows better where to find the gorillas you will locate the gorillas and when you do so you are allowed to stay in the presence of the gorillas for one hour. In the period of one hour you will enjoy watching these gentle giants picking fruits and leaves, watching over their kids and get to take pictures as long as your flashlight is off. While on this experience you will have a period of resting to have your lunch while in the forests of Bwindi meaning you bring your packed lunch with you. Later you will trek back, receive your trekking permits then head back to your lodge, relax abit then check out and be transferred to Lake Bunyonyi in Kabale where you will spend you overnight.

10 Days Best of Uganda Safari to Kibale, Queen, Bwindi, Lake Bunyonyi &Lake Mburo
Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi

Meal plan: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 7: Full day in Lake Bunyonyi

Full day in Lake Bunyonyi: There are lots of activities to enjoy on this 7th day of 10 Days Best of Uganda Safari to Kibale, Queen, Bwindi, Lake Bunyonyi &Lake Mburo. Wake up for breakfast then enjoy an entire thrilling day exploring the best of Lake Bunyonyi. You will enjoy a canoe ride to visit different island, take a boat cruise, guided nature walk and Zip lining among others. Dinner and overnight will be at your lodge as above.

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 8: Transfer to Lake Mburo national park

Lake Bunyonyi to Lake Mburo National Park: Enjoy a relaxed breakfast at your lodge overlooking the stunning rolling hills of Kigezi on the 8th day of 10 Days Best of Uganda Safari to Kibale, Queen, Bwindi, Lake Bunyonyi &Lake Mburo after which you will check out of the lodge and have your way to Lake Mburo national park one of the smallest savanna parks in Uganda located closer to Kampala Capital City. Well, lunch will be enjoyed enroute and upon park arrival, check in your lodge for dinner and have an overnight sleep.

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 9: Full day in Lake Mburo National Park

Game drive and boat cruise: Have early morning breakfast at your lodge on the 9th day of your 10 Days Best of Uganda Safari to Kibale, Queen, Bwindi, Lake Bunyonyi & Lake Mburo then head to the park for a game drive in the savannah plains of Lake Mburo National park. While on the game drive, you will get a glimpse of the 5 lakes found in the park and spot animals such as antelopes, hyenas, zebras, buffaloes, hippos, topis and many more. After game drive, you will be returned to the lodge for lunch and return to the park for an afternoon boat cruise. On the boat ride you will enjoy the cool breeze of the lake and spot animals like hippos, Crocodiles, elands, Zebras and birds like shoe bill, fish eagles and many more. Later return to your lodge, have dinner and stay overnight.

10 Days Best of Uganda Safari to Kibale, Queen, Bwindi, Lake Bunyonyi &Lake Mburo
Lake Mburo National Park

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 10: Return to Kampala for departures

Game drive/ Walking safari and return to Kampala: Have morning breakfast at your lodge on this last day of your 10 Days Best of Uganda Safari to Kibale, Queen, Bwindi, Lake Bunyonyi & Lake Mburo and then head out for a game drive adventure amidst plenty of wildlife as they graze in this savanna park. After the game drive, return to your lodge for a meal and embark on your journey to Kampala where you will be dropped off either at your hotel or at Entebbe International airport for your departure flight back home.

Meal plan: Breakfast and Lunch

END OF 1O DAYS BEST OF UGANDA SAFARI

Tour inclusion

  • Gorilla Trekking Permit
  • Chimpanzee Trekking Permit
  • Bottled drinking Water
  • English Speaking Guide
  • Park Entrance Fees
  • Boat Rides
  • All Activities Mentioned

Tour exclusions

  • International flight fare
  • Entry Visas
  • Laundry services
  • Tips and Gratuity
  • Alcoholic Drinks
  • All expenses of personal nature like Cigar, Emails, airtime etc.

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