Safari in the Savannah - 8 days / 7 nights

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This Safari takes you through the very best game, sights and sounds Uganda-the pearl of Africa has to offer. It takes you Murchison Falls, Queen Elizabeth and Lake Mburo National Parks.

The following is the recommended itinerary but can be tailored to your suitability.

DAY ONE: On arrival at Entebbe International Airport, our ADNAS representative will meet and transfer to your hotel to dinner and overnight in Kampala.

Meals: Bed and Breakfast
Accommodation: Cassia Hotel

DAY TWO: The untamed Murchison Falls (3,877sq km)
Proceed to Murchison Falls National Park early morning through the historical Luwero triangle enjoying the sceneries. It will be along travel distance but one rewarding given the numerous sights and sounds enroute. Have a lunch break then Proceed through Kaniyo Pabidi to your lodge to dinner and overnight.

Meals: FB
Accommodation: Paraa Safari Lodge/ Nile safari Lodge/ Murchison River Lodge/ Budongo Forest Lodge

DAY THREE: The game
Early morning, ferry cross the River Nile to the northern bank for game viewing and expect to see elephants, lions, leopards, Buffaloes, giraffes and a heaven of antelopes. Have a lunch break then head for an afternoon Launch Cruise on the Nile where numerous birds like the African fish eagle, variety of king fishers, hippopotamus among others can be seen. Have dinner and over night.
Meals: FB
Accommodation: Paraa Safari Lodge/ Nile safari Lodge/ Murchison River Lodge/ Budongo Forest Lodge

DAY FOUR: Queen Elizabeth NP
Early morning drive to Queen Elizabeth Np through the historic royal town of Fort-portal with the youngest king in the world King Oyo of the Batooro tribe. Proceed in time to lunch at Fort Portal; stop over at the Equator for photography then drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park enroute view some game at any given opportunity that evening and check in at your lodge to dinner and overnight.

Meals: Full Board Basis
Accommodation: Katara/ Enganzi/ Simba Safari Lodge

DAY FIVE: The mating Grounds
Head to the Kasenyi area, the mating ground for the kobs and expect to view lions in pursuit of their prey. Buffaloes and hyenas among others can be seen. Proceed to the crater section for scenic viewing, lunch break at your lodge. Proceed to the elegant Kazinga Channel for a launch cruise and shall view numerous bird species like king fishers, pelicans, cormorants, animals like hippos, elephants and crocodiles basking along the banks. Head back to dinner and over night.

Meals: Full Board Basis
Accommodation: Katara/ Enganzi/ Simba Safari Lodge

DAY SIX: The Grazers
Early morning after break fast, drive to Lake Mburo NP having lunch enroute and enjoying various sights and sounds of western Uganda. Depending on arrival time, an evening game drive is worth it. Check in at your lodge to dinner and overnight.

Meals: Full Board Basis
Accommodation: Mihingo lodge/ Arcadia Cottages

DAY SEVEN: Lake Mburo
Engage in an early morning game drive and look out for Zebras, Buffaloes, a variety of antelopes as well as numerous birdlife alternatively horse back ridding in the morning. Have a lunch break then proceed to a boat ride lake Mburo enjoying its beauties and environs and if time permits, a nature guided walk is worth an undertaking. Have dinner and overnight at your lodge. Horse back safari is an optional activity at an extra cost but enjoyable as you view game on a horse.

Meals: Full Board Basis
Accommodation: Mihingo lodge/ Arcadia Cottages

DAY EIGHT:
Engage in an early morning game drive and look out for more game as you leave the National Park. Drive to Kampala at leisure and stop over at the Equator then at the drum making village in Mpigi and the fruit stalls with some souvenirs stalls as well. Drive to Kampala for a city tour then to the Air Port in time for your flight home.

END OF SAFARI

                                                           
The package includes:

  • Ground transportation by 4x4 Safari truck
  • Air port transfers and transfers to and from airstrips where applicable
  • All meals as stated in mixed accommodation twin/sharing in double rooms (hotels and safari lodges/Tented Camps)
  • English speaking Driver/Guide
  • A window seat for easy game viewing
  • Activities in the package
  • Entrance fees and taxes
  • Government Taxes

The package excludes any cost of personal nature like:

  • Visa fees
  • Extra activities outside the package
  • Tips
  • Laundry
  • Souvenirs
  • Personal drinks and cigarettes
  • International/ domestic Air ticket and related costs
  • Personal Comprehensive Insurance covers