6 Days Uganda safari

This 6 days Uganda safari takes you to the best Uganda safari destinations. You can explore primate capital of the world Kibale forest national park plus the largest and the oldest park Murchison falls national park. This Uganda safari gives you opportunity to  view Uganda’s wildlife like elephants, leopards, giraffes, chimpanzees, warthogs bush bucks, impala in lake Mburo national park and bird species African queen broadbill, bar tailed trogon, short tailed warbler, shoebill among the rest.in this article we present you a day by day itinerary guide to help you during the entire trip.

Activities

  • Chimpanzee trekking
  • Game drive
  • Boat cruise
  • Nature walk
  • Bigodi walk
  • Visiting the top of the falls

Detailed itinerary

Day 1

Transfer to Murchison falls and visit to the top of the falls

Meet and greet with our company representative who will drive you through the popular Luwero triangle with a stopover for lunch at Kabalega dinner’s hotel. Continue to the park while viewing the welcoming baboons, upon reaching the park drive straight to the top of the Murchison falls having a fantastic sight of the Nile River forcing itself through a narrow gorge forming a magnificent waterfall. Return to your booked lodge for dinner and an overnight stay.

Accommodation – Pakuba safari lodge

Meals –lunch and dinner

Day 2   

Morning Game drive and afternoon boat cruise

Have morning cup of coffee, then head out for a rewarding morning game drive where you will grab chance to encounter the big games like the lions, elephants, leopard, buffaloes plus other animals like the warthogs, bush bucks, water backs, hyenas, jackals, Uganda kob, antelopes among the other savannah wildlife. You will have to enjoy a 4 hour game drive at Buligi game tracks which lays between the Victoria and Albert delta. Return to the lodge for lunch and refreshments. Later in the afternoon proceed with the launch trip along the Victoria Nile where by you get the opportunity of coming up-close to the animals, watching the stunning brightly colored bee-eaters and kingfisher playing along the river bank. You can also spot the rare shoebill if you’re lucky. The boat cruise will take you up to the base of the falls adding you their impressiveness and also an opportunity to view some of the water animals like the hippos, crocodiles mention but a few. Return to the lodge for dinner and an overnight stay at your booked lodge.

Accommodation –Pakuba safari lodge

Meals -breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 3

Transfer to Kibale national park

Enjoy morning breakfast after meet and join your driver guide who will drive you through the Mityana-Mubende road. Get a stopover at Mubende to visit the Nakayima tree with an en-route lunch then proceed to Fort- portal where Kibale forest national park is located arriving late in the evening. Check in at the park lodge have dinner then an overnight stay.

Accommodation –chimpanzee forest guest house

Meals – lunch and dinner

Day 4 

Chimpanzee trekking and Bigodi nature walk

Enjoy morning breakfast, after head to the park headquarters for briefing about the dos and don’ts while in the forest jungles. You will be given a ranger guide who will help you to allocate the primates in the forest. On finding these apes, interact with them while taking photos and videos which can last for a life time. Chimpanzee trekking experience can lasts for 4 to 5 hours. Return to the lodge for lunch and some nap. Later in the evening head out for Bigodi community walk where can experience a lot of bird life like the Nahan’s francolin, white napped pigeon, Ruwenzori Apalis, African grey parrot, hairy breasted barbet, black capped Apalis mention but a few since Bigodi wetland sanctuary is the best place for birding in Kibale. You will also see other primates in the jungle and butterflies. Return to the lodge for dinner and a night at your booked lodge.

Accommodation –chimpanzee forest guest house

Meals breakfast lunch and dinner

Day 5

Transfer to Lake Mburo and nature walk

Have morning breakfast, check out of the lodge and transfer to lake Mburo national park  where you will check in at your lodge, have lunch then proceed with a nature walk lake Mburo. You can view the spectacular papyrus gonolek and the blue headed coucal on one side of the bank plus the black collared barbet, bare faced go away on the northern range including the migratory birds during your nature walk in the Bigodi wetland sanctuary. Return to the lodge for dinner and an overnight.

Accommodation – Lake Mburo safari lodge

Meals – lunch and dinner

Day 6

Return back to Kampala

Delight in a delicious morning breakfast, check out of the lodge then drive through the park viewing both the wildlife and birdlife species. You may get chance to spot some of the animal and bird life which you must while on the nature walk the previous day. Proceed to Kampala with an en-route lunch reaching in the late evening.

End of the tour

Tour inclusive

  • All transportation in a 4×4 safari vehicle
  • All meals and accommodation
  • All fuel costs
  • Bottled water
  • Chimpanzee trekking permit
  • All activity costs
  • A professional English speaking driver
  • Driver’s allowance

Are you looking forward to travel and don’t know where to go, we are here for you. We pride in organizing the best and affordable safari packages to our clients. Simply send us an email on info@ugandaafricasafari.com or call us now on +256740852464 to speak to one of the reservations team.

Budget -$1380

Mid-range -$1705

Luxury -$1980

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