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11 Days - Best of Uganda Tour

About the Trip

Our 11-day trip brings you the highlights of Uganda: where the savannah meets the rainforest. Expect to see the animals of the savannahs (lions, elephants, buffalos, giraffes, hippos, leopards) and up to 15 primate species, including gorillas and chimps!

This trip specifically includes the most important and well known national parks of Uganda: Murchison Falls National Park, Kibale Forest National Park, Queen Elizabeth National Park, Bwindi National Park, Lake Bunyonyi and The mighty R. Nile.

Highlights

  • Game drives (safaris) on the savannahs of Murchison Falls and Queen Elizabeth National Park, with chances of seeing the wildlife from close quarters.
  • Boat trip on the Nile to the Murchison Falls, where the Nile is forced through a gorge and drops OVER 45 meters.
  • See the chimpanzees and 12 other monkey species in Kibale Forest Boat trip on the Kazinga Channel with the biggest concentration of hippos and spectacular birds.
  • Rediscover the source of the nile.
  • Meet the Mountain Gorillas in Bwindi National Park.
  • Enjoy the silence and beautiful landscape in Uganda’s most beautiful lake, Lake Bunyonyi
  • Visit the local people and experience their way of life they live.

Tour Guide: One Village Tours

Duration 7 days

Escorted Yes

Arrival at the Airport and Entebbe city tour
Arrival at The Entebbe airport in the morning and YOUR guide will be there waiting for you. A visit to wildlife reserve centre at the showers of lake Victoria, lunch, a tour around lake Victoria (experience bird watching, culture and interesting views), a view to State House and Transfer to the Hotel in Kampala city. Namirembe guest house (BB).

Kampala - Jinja
After an early morning breakfast, Drive to Jinja through Mabira forest, experience sugar plantations, culture along the road, to the source of the Nile. Have a boat cruise that will lead you to re-discover the source of the Nile river the longest river in the whole world. Have lunch and go through Jinja city the industrialized city of Uganda. Drive back to Kampala for overnight. Namirembe guest House (BB).

Kampala City Cultural tours
Visit to Namugogo Uganda martyrs shrines, Uganda museum, kasubi tombs.and (other cultural heritages. Like Bahai temple, Namirembe cathedral for Protestant-Angelican faith , Gadafi Mosque and Rubaga cathendral for Roman catholic faith if time allows?) you can choose you are interested in depending on Time. sojovalo Hotel (BB).

Kampala - Murchison Falls National Park
After an early morning Breakfast, drive far western part of Uganda to Murchison national park, on your way, visit the Rhino sactuary at Ziwa, experience culture, agriculture activities along the road, economic activities as wells a panoramic view. Overnight Murchison falls park PARAA LODGE (FB).

Murchson Falls National Park
Early morning game drive with chances to view, lions, baffolos, elephants, Giraffe and other wildlife species in their habitants. Have break fast, lunch and relax for afternoon Boat cruise on Victoria NILE, This will introduce you to a world sturning Murchson falls where the whole NILE RIVER IS FORCED into a gorge of (7m) and falls 45metres, you will take a simple and interesting hike to the top of this fall. Enroute the park and overnight Hoima town. Kolping hotel (BB).

Hoima - Fortportal
Drive to Fortportal, visit cultural heritages, nature walks to kibale forest national park for over night KIBALE FOREST CAMP (FB).

Kibale National Park
Chimpanzee tracking in the morning, transfer to Queen Elizaberth National Park, enroute the Equator where the Uganda is divided into two parts ie northern and sourthern hemisphere, take a photo with a friend in two different parts close. And do an afternoon boat cruise on Kanzinga channel the longest channel in the world that seperates two great rift valley lakes Edward and George, view the rift valley escapements, salt mining lake, and a view to Mighty Rwenzori/stanely snow caped mountain. Overnight. BUSH LODGE (BB).

Queen Elizaberth National Park
Early morning game drive that introduces you to a variety of wildlife that you view from close quoters enroute to Bwindi national park BUHOMA COMMUNITY REST CAMP (FB).

Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Gorilla tracking, BUHOMA COMMUNITY REST CAMP’ (BB).

Bwindi – Lake Bunyonyi
From Bwindi impenetrable national park, drive to relax on one of the most beautiful highland lake in the world – Lake Bunyonyiit is safe for swimming, a canoe or boat cruise is optional. Seeing Uganda on water is so fascinating, so all these cruises are good for you. BUNYONYI ROCK RESORT (BB).

Lake Bunyonyi – kampala – Entebbe for your flight
Drive through the other part of the country with unique cultural experience, nature scenery, a stop over at another Equator site, have lunch in the city and transfer to the airport for your evening flight.

Cost of the Trip

$2519 per person (2 people traveling together and sharing a room) $4246 ( 1 person traveling alone).

What is included on the trip

  • Accommodation
  • Vehicle with fuel
  • Tourist driver guide
  • Activities mentioned
  • Park entrances
  • Bottled water 1.5 liter per day
  • WI -FI but it will be limited by network especially in some areas
  • Chimpanzee tracking Permit
  • Picking and dropping you at Nkozi university.

What is not included?

  • Airport pick-up and drop-off
  • Optional activities
  • Meals that are not mentioned
  • Gorilla tracking permits @ person $600
  • Insurance
  • Air ticket
  • Tips and donations
  • Buying souvenirs along the road
  • Shopping of any kind

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Address

PO Box 422,
Kabale, Uganda

Contact Us

Email: onevillage2013@gmail.com
Phone: +256 772 692569
Fax: +256 701 233725

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