This 14 days Great Uganda Adventure will take you to the most popular tourist destinations in Uganda
DAY 1. Transferred from the airport.
You will be picked from the airport by an Africa Adventure Safaris representative to either Serena Hotel (High-End) or Imperial Royale (Deluxe) or The Lodge (Budget) for dinner and overnight stay.
DAY 2. Transfer to Murchison Falls National Park.
After your breakfast, transfer to Murchison falls National park in the western part of Uganda. Lunch en route in Masindi at Kabalega Resort. Head to the top of the falls for the sight and sound of the Nile River crushing through the thin gorge. Dinner and overnight stay at either Sambiya River Safari Lodge, Red chilli or Paraa Safari Lodge.
DAY 3. Game drive and Launch cruise.
A cup of tea and leave for the morning game drive around the park to see the bushbucks, warthogs, elephants, giraffes among others. Return to the hotel for breakfast and relax waiting for lunch. Go for a boat cruise along the Nile River expecting to see the crocodiles, hippos plus water and migratory birds. Dinner and overnight stay at either Sambiya River Safari Lodge, Red chilli or Paraa Safari Lodge.
DAY 4. – Transfer to Kibale Forest National Park.
Enjoy your breakfast and head to Kibale Forest National Park in the view of a beautiful vegetation through the Butiaba escarpment. Lunch en route in Fort portal. Dinner and overnight stay at Ndali lodge or Mountains of the moon Guest House.
DAY 5. – Chimpanzee tracking and Nature walk.
Take a cup of coffee and leave for chimp tracking in the forest where u will view other primates and birds. Return for breakfast and relax. After lunch go for a nature walk in the Bigodi wetland sanctuary expecting to see a variety of birds like Blue Turaco, blue-headed sunbird, African pitta and primates such as the L’Hoest monkey among others. Transfer to Queen Elizabeth national park. Overnight stay at Mweya Safari Lodge /Kyambura Game lodge (high-end), Hippo Hill Camp / Ihamba Safari Lodge (deluxe), Simba Safari Camp, King Fisher Lodge (budget).
DAY 6: Game drive and Boat cruise
A cup of coffee and head for a morning game drive around the park expecting to see the antelopes, elephants, lions, Uganda kob among others. Return to the hotel for breakfast and relax. After lunch, go for a boat cruise along the Kazinga channel hopping to see crocodiles, buffaloes, waterbucks and many bird species. Overnight stay
DAY 7: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park
Have breakfast and leave for Bwindi Impenetrable forest National Park through Ishasha to view the tree-climbing lions. Have lunch at Ishasha wilderness camp and proceed to Ishasha River for more primates, birds and spectacular vegetation. Drive to the northern part of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. Dinner and overnight stay at Gorilla forest camp, Gorilla resort or Buhoma Homestead.
DAY 8: Gorilla tracking and Nature walk
Take your breakfast and go to the park headquarters with your packed lunch to be briefed about the “dos and don’ts” while with the gorillas and proceed to the forest. Return to the hotel to relax and head for a nature walk in the Buhoma community. Visit the Batwa people, the local brewers, healers and traditional performances. Dinner and overnight stay at Gorilla forest camp, Gorilla resort or Buhoma Homestead.
DAY 9: Transfer to Lake Mburo National Park
After your breakfast, leave for Lake Mburo National Park. Lunch en route in Mbarara. Proceed with a remarkable scenic view to the park. Go for an evening game drive around the park expecting to see the zebras, Impalas, Eland and many others. Dinner and overnight stay at either Mantana Tented Camp, Rwonyo Rest Camp or Mihingo lodge.
DAY 10: Game drive and Boat cruise
Have a cup of tea and leave for the morning game drive expecting to see the Topis, Eland, elephants and many birds. Go back to the hotel for breakfast and rest. After lunch you will head for an afternoon boat cruise on the lake to view a number of wildlife species like crocodiles, buffaloes hippos and numerous bird species such as the rare shoebills, great snipe, hornbills to mention but a few. Dinner and overnight stay
DAY 11: Nature walk and Transfer to Kampala
A cup of coffee and head to the salt licking area to see a number of wildlife like the zebras, Impalas, Eland and many more licking the salt. Return to the hotel for breakfast and head to Kampala. Lunch en route in Mbarara. Stop at the equator for photography and proceed to Kampala. Dinner and overnight stay at either Serena Hotel (High-End) or Imperial Royale (Deluxe) or The Lodge (Budget).
DAY 12: Historical and Religious sites
After breakfast, head to Makerere University the biggest and second oldest institution of higher learning. Transfer to Gadaffi Mosque the biggest Mosque in East Africa. Lunch in Kampala. Proceed to Namirembe St. Paul’s Cathedral then to Rubaga Cathedral the oldest Cathedrals in Uganda. Head to the Bulange-Mengo to see the parliamentary building for the Baganda people the biggest and oldest cultural group in Uganda. Visit the Royal palace of Buganda. Dinner and overnight stay