Overview of the 6 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari with Chimpanzee Trekking and Birding

This 6 days Uganda wildlife safari takes on a Uganda safari adventure that sees you visit 3 spectacular Uganda destinations which include Murchison Falls National Park, Semuliki National Park and Kibale National Park. This 6 days safari Uganda gives you an ultimate overview of Uganda rich wildlife biodiversity as you get to have a thrilling encounter with some of Africa’s finest wild mammals which are found in Murchison falls national park. These include lions, leopards, African bush elephants, cape buffaloes and a Nile riverboat cruise to the bottom of Murchison Falls. A visit to Semuliki National Park Uganda is aimed at giving you an insight into some of the unique bird species that are found as Semuliki National Park is the ultimate birders’ paradise given the 441 bird species. Climax this safari Uganda with a chimpanzee trek safari Uganda as you visit Kibale National Park.

Highlights of the 6 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari with Chimpanzee Trekking and Birding

Day 1 of the 6 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari and Chimpanzee Safari: Transfer from Kampala to Murchison falls with a Ziwa rhino trekking experience en route

Day 2 of the 6 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari and Chimpanzee Safari: Morning game drive and an afternoon boat cruise

Day 3 of the 6 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari and Chimpanzee Safari: Transfer to Fort portal and evening exploration of the amabere ga nyina mwiru

Day 4 of the 6 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari and Chimpanzee Safari: Have a whole day birding excursion in Semuliki national park

Day 5 of the 6 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari and Chimpanzee Safari: Chimpanzee trekking experience and an evening Bigodi wetland nature walk

Day 6 of the 6 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari and Chimpanzee Safari: Mpanga tea estate cycling and transfer back to Kampala.

Detailed itinerary of the 6 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari with Chimpanzee Trekking and Birding

Day 1of the 6 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari with Chimpanzee Trekking and Birding: Ready yourself for an early morning pick up by one of our guides using any of our wide fleet of safari cars such as 4×4 safari land cruisers for rent in Uganda 4×4 safari vans for rent in Uganda, 4×4 super customs for rent in Uganda and 4×4 buses for rent in Uganda. Embark on a spectacular tour Uganda road adventure that sees you drive for 6-7 hours although this journey seems a bit long its quite fascinating as it has spectacular road sightings as well as exciting road stops. This exploration journey gives you an opportunity to have magical views of Uganda’s truly breathtaking countryside which is composed of lush green scenery blanketing Uganda’s landscape. On this Uganda expedition, you are in for an exciting encounter with numerous Ugandans especially during the various stops you make along the way. The first comes at Kasana Luwero roadside market. While here, you will have a friendly encounter with numerous Ugandans as they surround your car with each of them having a single aim which is to persuade you to buy from them as they all sell a variety of Uganda’s sweet, fresh and organic fruits. Proceed to Ziwa rhino sanctuary and engage in Uganda safari tour rhino trekking where you get to meet 27 rhinos that roam in this vast eco system. After enjoying your time with the rhinos make your way to Kabalega dinners for a delicious local lunch that has been prepared with an exotic touch. Proceed with the rest of your journey to Murchison falls park. Enjoy an evening game drive on your way to your already pre-booked Uganda safari lodges where you get to have dinner and an overnight stay.

Accommodation options

Luxury: Paara safari lodge, Bakers Lodge, Kabalega Wilderness Camp, Nile Safari Lodge, Chobe Safari Lodge

Mid-range: Murchison River Lodge, Fort Murchison Lodge, Pakuba Safari Lodge, Budongo Eco Lodge, Sambiya Safari Lodge

Budget: Red Chilli Camp, Twiga Tales, Boomu Women’s Camp, Heritage Safari Lodge

Day 2 of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari and Chimpanzee Safari:  Wake up early in the morning for a breakfast to energise you for a thrilling day of activities that begins with a tours Uganda game drive following several of the numerous game drive tracks which are found here. During this game drive puts you in a position to see several of the wild mammals which are found here such as cape buffaloes, African bush elephants Rothschild’s giraffes and lions and African leopards. In case you are interested in the bird, you are in the right place to catch sight of many of the 450 bird species. This game drive lasts for 2-3 hours after which you get to return to the lodge and relax at the lounge as you sip a cold cocktail or Uganda’s premium beer while taking in the splendid views of this great tropical paradise. After lunch, transfer to the Paara jetty and brace yourself for a one in the world boat cruise along the famous river Nile towards the bottom of the thunder roaring Murchison falls. During this cruise, take to the upper deck and have 360 views of this part of Murchison falls wilderness. Expect to have dramatic encounters with wild water dwellers such as the hippos, the prehistoric Nile crocodiles that have hardly evolved for over 50 million years. As you enjoy this cruise, look out for the Nyamusika cliffs which habituate thousands of various bird species such as red-throated bee-eaters, swallowtails kingfishers and many more. As you draw close to the falls, you will be welcomed by a thundering roar of the falls as the water plunges itself a whopping 43 meters below a cliff. Get off the boat and hike to the top of the falls where you will be ushered into the real beauty of Murchison falls as you get to see its truly tenacity as you see millions of gallons of water squeezing through a narrow gorge of about 8 meters before plummeting 43 meters below a cliff. The end of this activity ends your second day in Murchison falls and now you get to return to the lodge for dinner and an overnight stay.

Accommodation options

Luxury: Paara safari lodge, Bakers Lodge, Kabalega Wilderness Camp, Nile Safari Lodge, Chobe Safari Lodge

Mid-range: Murchison River Lodge, Fort Murchison Lodge, Pakuba Safari Lodge, Budongo Eco Lodge, Sambiya Safari Lodge

Budget: Red Chilli Camp, Twiga Tales, Boomu Women’s Camp, Heritage Safari Lodge

Day 3of the 6 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari with Chimpanzee Trekking and Birding: The third day of this Uganda safari tour kicks with a morning breakfast at 7:00 am then check out of the lodge and begin your journey to fort portal which lasts about 7 hours covering 311km. This journey is quite exciting as you get to view Uganda’s countryside as well as views of Lake Albert. On arrival to Fort portal, enjoy a nice lunch then embark on a Uganda vacation safaris experience as you get to explore the truly magnificent amabeere ga nyina mwiru caves. These caves have an ear-catching local legend folklore story that explains their existence which will definitely get you intrigued by the brilliance of the ancient local natives as they managed to rather explain a bizarre creation. Hike the fort portal hills and marvel at the rolling hills of fort portal and also the various crater lakes on top of these hills. At top of this hill you will have a chance to sight the ranges of the Rwenzori Mountains in the far distance. Transfer to the lodge for dinner and an overnight stay.

Accommodation Options

Luxury: Kyaninga Lodge, Mountains of the Moon, Nyaika hotel Fort Portal

Mid Range: Mountains of the Moon, Fort Motel,  Fort Fun City Hotel

Budget; Kirumia Guest House, Bumuga Camp Site, UWA Bandas

uganda birding safarisDay 4 of the 6 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari with Chimpanzee Trekking and Birding The third of this Uganda safaris tours is dedicated at giving you an awesome Uganda birding tour experience as you get to visit Semuliki National Park Uganda for a bird watching safari Uganda experience. Wake up early in the morning and enjoy a nice breakfast then transfer to park to start your short Uganda safari birding experience here. As you venture out into the Semuliki wilderness on this bird-watching safari Uganda, expect to meet several of the 441 bird species that reside here such as nkulengu rail, yellow-throated cuckoo, piping hornbill, black dwarf hornbill, red billed hornbill, red rumped tinker bird, african piculet, white throated blue swallow. After about 3-4 hours of traversing Semuliki as you look for the birds that stay here, take a lunch break as you get to enjoy your packed lunch. Begin the second round of Uganda birding safaris experience as you search for more of the 441 bird species. During the afternoon birding session, you can decide to follow the hot springs trail which gives you an opportunity to encounter the Sempaya hot springs. These hot springs are composed of 2 hot springs ie the female hot springs which has a temperature of 106oc and a male hot spring which has a temperature of 98oc. Listen out to the captivating local legends that explains their existence. Return to the lodge for dinner and an overnight stay.

Luxury: Crater Safari Lodge, Ndali Lodge, Primate Lodge Kibale, Mountain Of The Moon, Nyaika Fort Hotel

Mid range: Chimpanzee Forest Guesthouse, Chimpanzee Nest Lodge Rwenzori View Guest Camp

Budget: Kibale Guest Cottages, Kibale Forest Camp, Rweetera Safari Camp

Day 5 of the 6 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari with Chimpanzee Trekking and Birding Day 5 commences with an early morning breakfast then transfer to the Kibale Forest National Park center where you engage in a short Uganda chimpanzee trekking safari briefing which is aimed at acquainting you with all the necessary rules and regulations for your own safety at that of the wild apes while on this magical chimpanzee trekking tour in Uganda. When you are done, you get assigned to a particular ranger to guide on this Uganda wildlife safari walk of faith into the jungle as you track down the chimpanzees. As you track these humans of the wild on this short Uganda wildlife tour, you can also take note of other spectacular creatures of the wild that you may come across on your Uganda wildlife tour hike to the chimpanzee. After this epic experience return to the lodge for lunch before you venture out for a thrilling nature walk in Bigodi wetlands putting you on an encounter with nature at its best as you meet various bird that are found here as well as primates.

Luxury: Crater Safari Lodge, Ndali Lodge, Primate Lodge Kibale, Mountain Of The Moon, Nyaika Fort Hotel

Mid range: Chimpanzee Forest Guesthouse, Chimpanzee Nest Lodge Rwenzori View Guest Camp

Budget: Kibale Guest Cottages, Kibale Forest Camp, Rweetera Safari Camp

Day 6 of the 6 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari and Chimpanzee Safari: The final day of your Uganda wildlife safaris experiences quite relaxed as you get to wake up a bit late at 08:00 am. Take time to listen to sweet melodies of nature as numerous birds sing their hearts out to the new daybreak and if the skies are clear lookout in the eastern frontier and fall in love with the breathtaking morning sunrise as the sun rays strike the tropical paradise to create an ambience like. Transfer to transfer to Mpanga tea estate for a cycling safari experience following the various trails within the tea plantation. After the cycling experience, tag along with the local workers of the tea plantation as they go out to harvest the tea leaves. Follow the tea processing cycle to the factory and see how Uganda’s aromatic tea is processed to give you the sweet aroma and flavor that you get in your cup of tea. After this experience return to the lodge, have an early lunch then start on your return journey back to Kampala.

Although this Uganda tour has given you an opportunity to explore quite a number of Uganda safari destinations, Uganda has still more to offer to you in case you decide to visit Uganda again next time you think of making an Africa safari. The next time you undertake a Uganda safari tour, visit Kidepo valley national park Uganda and Queen Elizabeth National Park and Lake Mburo National Park for your ultimate encounter with numerous wild mammals. Did you know that Uganda is also an epic gorilla destination? Yes, may Africa Wildlife Safari goers who visit Uganda usually ensure to make a short gorilla safaris Uganda as they visit either Bwindi Impenetrable National Park or Mgahinga Gorilla National Park. A gorilla safari Uganda to any of these puts you in the right place to have a fascinating encounter with any of the 19 gorilla families are found here. Prime safaris and tours ltd has positioned itself as one of the best local travel companies that give you an amazing gorilla trekking Uganda experience or a Uganda wildlife safari as it has a wide range of safari packages to all wildlife destinations in Uganda. Some of the come in short Uganda wildlife safaris/short gorilla tours Uganda, Uganda mountaineering safaris, Uganda birding safaris, Kampala city tours/ 1 day Kampala city tour/ Jinja city tour/ 1 day Jinja city tour/ long Uganda wildlife safaris, long gorilla safaris Uganda