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6 Days/ 5 Nights - Murchison Falls / Kibale Forest / Queen Elizabeth Parks

The awesome Murchison falls on the River Nile are worth a visit while you are in Uganda. Game drives in the Murchison Falls National Park are highly rewarding with a high concentration of savannah wildlife. A drive through the scenic tea plantations to the Kibale Chimps National park, a tropical rain forest with groups of habituated chimpanzees is also worth undertaking. Tour the Queen Elizabeth Park with its amazing biodiversity and enormous variety of wildlife.

Day 1: Kampala - Murchison Falls National Park 
After breakfast transfer by road from Kampala through Uganda's beautiful country side to Masindi and on to the Murchison Falls National Park. Cross over by a ferry to the northern bank and check in at the Paraa Safari lodge or similar for your hot shower, dinner and overnight. 

Day 2: Murchison Falls National Park 
After breakfast, undertake a trip to the Murchison falls compared by Sir Winston Churchill to Regent's Park zoo and Kew Gardens combined. Along the river banks, vast numbers of water birds and butterflies and myriad wildlife coming to the water to drink make a big spectacle. The falls themselves are one of Africa's wonders, the majestic Victoria Nile bursting through a 6 meter gap to an awesome 40 meters drop. In the afternoon enjoy a scenic game drive in the park enabling you to see mammals including Uganda Kob, elephant, lion, giraffe, antelope, and a variety of birds. The day ends up with hot shower, dinner and overnight at Paraa Safari lodge or similar.

Day 3: Kibale Forest National Park 
After breakfast with picnic lunch, drive via Masindi and Hoima past Lake Albert towards the legendary 'Mountains of the moon' traversing the scenic tea plantations to Fort portal in the foothills of the mountains in time for hot shower, dinner and overnight at Rwenzori view guest house or similar.

Day 4: Chimpanzee Tracking 
Very early in the morning enjoy your breakfast and transfer to the Park headquarters at Kanyanchu for briefing and a guided forest walk at 8.00 a.m in search for the habituated chimpanzees. Kibale forest harbors an astonishing 12 primate species, one of the highest densities in the world. The forest is also an important bird area with at least 325 bird species plus a variety of butterflies. After the chimpanzee trek drive to Fort Portal for your lunch and later drive to Queen Elizabeth national park. In the evening retire to the lodge for hot shower, dinner and overnight at a designated lodge.

Day 5: Game Viewing Tour - Queen Elizabeth National Park 
After breakfast, undertake a morning game drive in the park. Look out for the prides of the lions and hyenas, herds of the elephants, Buffalo, bushbuck and kobs are quite common here. 
In the afternoon, enjoy a trip to explore the Kazinga channel with its high concentrations of mammals including hippos, crocodiles, waterbucks, buffaloes, plus a plethora of birds including migrant and Albertine Rift Endemics. In the evening you will have hot shower, dinner and overnight at a designated accommodation.

Day 6: Return to Kampala 
After breakfast drive back to Kampala arriving in the early afternoon. In the afternoon after having lunch to the designated restaurant you will have time for shopping and rest at the hotel. In the evening you will be transferred to the airport for connecting with your flight back home.

 

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