9-Day Adventure of Murchison Falls, Kibale Forest, Gorilla Trekking, and Queen Elizabeth

9 Days

Overview

Experience an immersive 9-day adventure in Uganda with Often in Africa Tours, where you will witness the awe-inspiring Murchison Falls, explore the primate-filled Kibale Forest, encounter mountain gorillas in Bwindi, and marvel at the diverse wildlife of Queen Elizabeth National Park. Experience the untamed beauty of Uganda’s landscapes, encounter remarkable wildlife, and create lifelong memories. Let our experienced guides lead you through this extraordinary journey, ensuring a safe and enriching experience in the heart of Africa.

Itinerary

Upon your arrival in Uganda, you will be warmly greeted by our representative and transferred to your accommodation in Entebbe. Take time to relax and acclimate to your new surroundings, preparing for the remarkable adventure that awaits. Explore the nearby attractions of Entebbe, such as the botanical gardens or the shores of Lake Victoria, and immerse yourself in the beauty of Uganda.

After breakfast, depart for Murchison Falls National Park. Enjoy the scenic drive as you make your way to the park, which is known for its diverse wildlife and stunning landscapes. Upon arrival, settle into your accommodation and embark on an afternoon game drive. Witness the thriving wildlife, including elephants, lions, giraffes, buffaloes, and an abundance of birdlife. As the sun sets, return to your lodge, captivated by the enchanting sights and sounds of the park.

Start your day with an exhilarating boat safari along the Nile River. Cruise upstream towards the legendary Murchison Falls, where the Nile plunges through a narrow gorge, creating a thunderous spectacle. Observe hippos, crocodiles, and various bird species along the riverbanks. After the boat safari, embark on a game drive, exploring different areas of the park. Encounter more wildlife, including elephants, lions, hyenas, and antelopes. Immerse yourself in the natural beauty and wilderness of Murchison Falls National Park.

Leave Murchison Falls and make your way to Kibale Forest National Park, a haven for primates. Enjoy the scenic drive as you journey through lush landscapes. Upon arrival, check into your accommodation and relax amidst the tranquility of the forest. In the afternoon, embark on a guided nature walk, immersing yourself in the sights and sounds of Kibale Forest. Keep an eye out for various primate species, such as chimpanzees, red colobus monkeys, and L'Hoest's monkeys. Marvel at the rich biodiversity of the park.

Rise early for an extraordinary chimpanzee trekking experience in Kibale Forest. Venture into the forest with experienced guides, tracking the chimpanzees and observing their behavior in their natural habitat. Witness their intelligence, agility, and social interactions, creating unforgettable memories. After the trek, enjoy lunch and embark on a scenic drive to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. Arrive at your lodge in the evening and prepare for the remarkable gorilla trekking experience that awaits you.

Embark on a thrilling gorilla trekking expedition in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, home to nearly half of the world's remaining mountain gorilla population. Trek through dense vegetation, following expert guides and trackers to locate gorilla families. As you encounter a gorilla group, spend a precious hour observing their behavior, capturing photographs, and forging a deep connection with these gentle giants. The experience is sure to leave a lasting impact on your soul. In the evenings, relax at your lodge, reflecting on the awe-inspiring encounters of the day.

Leave Bwindi and journey to Queen Elizabeth National Park, known for its diverse wildlife and stunning landscapes. Upon arrival, settle into your accommodation and embark on an afternoon game drive, exploring the park's savannahs in search of elephants, buffaloes, antelopes, and an array of bird species. As the sun sets, witness the breathtaking beauty of the park and enjoy a relaxing evening at your lodge.

Experience the best of Queen Elizabeth National Park with a full day of wildlife exploration. Embark on early morning and late afternoon game drives, encountering prides of lions, elusive leopards, herds of elephants, and other iconic African wildlife. Capture photographs of the stunning landscapes and vibrant biodiversity that surround you. In the afternoon, enjoy a boat safari along the Kazinga Channel, where you can spot hippos, crocodiles, and a variety of birdlife. Revel in the incredible sights and sounds of the park as you immerse yourself in its natural wonders.

Day 9 :
Departure

After breakfast, bid farewell to Queen Elizabeth National Park as you depart for your onward journey. Reflect on the extraordinary encounters you had with gorillas and the diverse wildlife of Uganda, cherishing the memories you created. Depart with a deep appreciation for the beauty and conservation efforts of this incredible country.

Cost Includes

  • All Park Entry Fees
  • Assistance at the airport
  • All meals and activities as stated in the itinerary
  • Professional English Speaking safari Guide/Driver
  • Game viewing in camps 4x4 vehicles or escorted walking etc on shared basis
  • Airport pick ups on arrival and transfer back on departure
  • Round trip transport from Nairobi to the designated National Park
  • Government taxes
  • Bottled drinking water
  • Extensive Game drives

Cost Excludes

  • Visas
  • Airport taxes (Clients pay direct)
  • Driver/Guide gratuities
  • Drinks, dining rooms tips, porterage, personal travel and baggage insurance
  • Telephone bill, laundry and items of a personal nature

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9-Day Adventure of Murchison Falls, Kibale Forest, Gorilla Trekking, and Queen Elizabeth
From $ 4600
/ Adult
From $ 2300
/ Child