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Uganda Wildlife Safari overview

Uganda Wildlife Safari is voted #1 wildlife tour in Uganda among the many wildlife safaris in Uganda we offer to our esteemed clients. A combination of encountering wildlife at Murchison Falls and Kibale National Park, this itinerary was created with a mind of the most beautiful spots and things that the pearl of Africa offers. The Uganda wildlife safari will enable you visit the most interesting tour spots found with in Uganda.


Day 1: Arrive Entebbe International airport.
Our Wildlife Safari in Uganda starts with an introduction of our tour guides/drivers before them transferring you to your respective hotel for an overnight stay at Cassia lodge Kampala or Booma Guest house Entebbe (Up and mid-range market) Bed and Breakfast Red Chilli Hideaway Bed only (Budget facility).(D). Hence be briefed about the entire itinerary for the 6 days wildlife safaris in Uganda.

Day 2: Drive to Masindi via Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary
A visit to the Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary for Rhino trekking then have lunch after the trek, hence drive to Murchison falls the spectacularly situated site at the top of the falls where you can see the Nile’s beauty perfected Marvel at the Nile, compressing from up to 1 km squeeze through a 7 meter canyon dropping 45 meters with a thunderous roar creating a beautiful rainbow, a plume of spray and the Murchison Falls hence enjoy wildlife safaris in Uganda. Overnight and dinner at Para Safari Lodge/Chobe Safari lodge (up market), Fort Murchison Lodge/Murchison River Lodge (Mid-Budget),Meal Plan L-D, or Red Chili Campsite Bed only (Budget facility).

Day 3: Murchison Falls National Park
Begin the day with a cup of African Coffee, then set off for our wildlife safari in Uganda as we cross the Nile by ferry to the northern bank of Murchison Falls National Park with a Uganda wildlife guide we shall be guided through to spot out Elephants, Lions, Cape buffaloes, Rothschild giraffes, Hartebeest, Waterbuck, Oribi, Bushbuck, Bohor reedbuck, Hyenas and if you are lucky the leopard, then Return to the hotel for breakfast and lunch, then set off for a boat cruise safari upstream as we approach the calm Victoria Nile to the base of the falls stopping just 10 meters from the Devils Cauldron.
En-route, marvel at the toothsome hippos, crocodiles and over this 17 km stretch you may see elephant, Waterbuck, Uganda Kobs and Crocodiles. This is also a zone of many Bird species like Goliath heron, Egyptian goose, Pelican bee-eater, Kingfisher, Hornbill, Cormorant and the rare Shoebill stork this make our wildlife safari in Uganda a great one. There you leave the boat and start your quite heavy hike to the Top of the Falls (approx. 1 hour). See where the world’s longest river explodes violently through a narrow cleft in the Rift Valley escarpment to plunge into a frothing pool 43m below. Your driver/guide will be waiting for you to bring you back to the lodge.Overnight and dinner at Para Safari Lodge/Chobe Safari lodge (up market), Fort Murchison Lodge/Murchison River Lodge (Mid-Budget),Meal Plan L-Dor Red Chili Campsite Bed only (Budget facility).

Day 4: Drive to Fort Portal
Our wildlife safaris in Uganda starts with a drive to Fort-Portal that rests in the shadow of the fabled Mountains of the Moon Meals and overnight at Kyaninga lodge or Ndali lodge (up market), Primate Lodge or Kibale Forest Camp (mid-market) and Kibale Forest Camp (Budget) Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 5: Kibale Chimpanzee Trekking Bigodi Walk
Our wildlife safaris in Uganda start with an early breakfast then report at Kanyanchu Tourist Center where tourist activities begin and set out to track chimpanzee in the forest. Chances of viewing the chimps are over 90% but not a guarantee. Kibale Forest National Park is one of the beautiful and stunning forests in the Uganda it is home to our closest living relatives the endangered Chimpanzee, the threatened Red colobus monkey and the rare L’Hoests monkey. The forest also boasts of having one of the highest diversity and density of primates in Africa totaling to over 13 species including the Black and white Columbus, Blue monkey, Grey-cheeked mangabey, Red tailed monkey and Bush babies and Pottos.

After lunch visit Bigodi Wetland Sanctuary from where you will take on a guided walk around the Swamp hence enable you a chance to see a wide range of flora and fauna. View a variety of butterflies, bird species and other insects. Have a tour to the crater region around Ndali lodge. You may also stop over at any tea plantation along the road if you wish. Meals and overnight at Kyaninga lodge or Ndali lodge (up market), Primate Lodge or Kibale Forest Camp (mid-market) and Kibale Forest Camp (Budget) Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

Day 6: Tour of the crater region, visit top of the world and the natural bridge.
Our wildlife safari in Uganda ends with a visit to the crater region, the natural bridge and hiking to the top of the world so as to have a clear view of the snow caped Rwenzori Mountain. Thereafter proceed to Kampala with lunch enroute. Meal Plan Breakfast and Lunch End of service

6 Days wildlife safari in Uganda package includes:

  • Airport Transfers,
  • Transportation by a 4wd vehicle,
  • Accommodation and meals as per the itinerary,
  • Ziwa Rhino trekking,
  • Hike to the Top of the Falls,
  • Ferry crossings,
  • Boat trips,
  • Park entrance fees,
  • Kibale Chimpanzee chimp Permits,
  • Bigodi guided Nature walk,
  • Services of English speaking Driver/guide,
  • En route lunches,
  • Game drives.

However,our 6 days wildlife safaris in Uganda package excludes:
Expenses of personal nature like:

  • Visa,
  • Drinks,
  • Laundry,
  • Tips to local guides,
  • Telephone,
  • Porter fee while trekking,
  • Personal insurance and Tobacco.

For more information about Wildlife Safaris in Uganda, kindly contact our office by email: [email protected] or phone call at: +256 776 660 918/ +256 751 646 578

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