Overview of the 7 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari

This Uganda wildlife safari takes you on an amazing Uganda safari tour adventure as you visit 4 of Uganda safari destinations which include Murchison Falls National Park, Kibale National Park Uganda and Queen Elizabeth National Park for a thrilling Uganda tour experience. This Uganda safaris also gets you engaged in numerous safari Uganda activities such as Uganda wildlife tour game drives in both Murchison falls national park, Queen Elizabeth National Park Uganda. This Uganda wildlife safaris experience comes with 2 epic boat cruises over the tranquil waters of the Kazinga in Queen Elisabeth as well as along the Nile River in Murchison falls as well as an epic Uganda chimpanzee trekking safari experience in the primate capital of the world Kibale National Park Uganda. This safari in Uganda comes with a cultural safari Uganda encounter as you enjoy a Uganda hiking safari in the foothills of Rwenzori which are habituated by the Bakonzo people.

Highlights of the 7 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari

Day 1 of the 7 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari : Transfer from Kampala to Murchison falls and do rhino trekking in Ziwa an enroute

Day 2 of the 7 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari: Engage in a morning game drive and an afternoon boat cruise

Day 3 of the 7 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari : Another morning game drive and transfer to Kibale National Park

Day 4 of the 7 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari : Have a morning chimpanzee safari experience and an evening nature walk in Bigodi wetlands and transfer to Kasese

Day 5 of the 7 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari: Have a morning nature walk in the Rwenzori mountains

Day 6 of the 7 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari: Engage in a morning game drive and an afternoon boat cruise

Day 7 of the 7 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari: Do another morning game drive and transfer back to Kampala.

Detailed itinerary of the 7 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari

Day 1 of the 7 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari : Wake up early in the morning and get yourself ready for a tour Uganda wild transfer to Murchison Falls National Park by one of our highly experienced guide using any of our fleet of safari cars such 4×4 safari jeeps for hire hire in Uganda/ 4×4 luxury safari land cruisers for hire in Uganda, 4×4 safari minibus for hire in Uganda and 4×4 coasters for hire in Uganda. This Uganda tours adventure lasts between 5-6 hours to reach Murchison Falls National Park and while it lasts, it’s absolutely magical as you get to enjoy splendid views of Uganda’s lush green landscape as well as the incredibly thrilling road stops along the way. These begin with a stop in Luwero at a road side fresh fruit market to so that you can replenish your energy levels from an assortment of fresh, sweet and juicy Ugandan fruits that are purely organic. Proceed with your safari Uganda journey to Ziwa rhino sanctuary and gives you an opportunity to meet 1 of the 5 big Africa game the rhinos as this sanctuary is home to 27 of these land giants. As you search for the rhinos here, don’t miss out on the various bird species that are found here.  After a fascinating encounter with the rhinos, transfer to Kabalega dinners to enjoy a sumptuous hot exotic meal. Proceed with the rest of your journey to Murchison falls and on arrival, you are in for a Uganda safari spectacle which gives you an opportunity to encounter a multitude of savanna mammals such as cape buffaloes, elephants, giraffes, Pumbas, Jackson Hartebeests, lions and many others.

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 7 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari: Wake up early in the morning for a morning breakfast then embark on a morning game drive in Murchison falls. This game drive lasts for about 2-3 hours during which you are in a prime position to see the wide wildlife diversity in Murchison falls. In the afternoon Paara jetty to kick off what is nothing else but pure bliss as it puts you a prime position to see some of the water dwellers here. On boarding the boat, make your way to the upper deck and have sweeping 360 degrees views of this tropical wilderness and if you don’t fare well with heights feel free to have a seat at the lower deck as this gives unlimited closure to the waters hence you get a spectacular close encounter with the inhabitants of the waters of the Victoria Nile. Some of the these include the hippos, Nile crocodiles sunbathing at the banks as well as numerous water birds that reside here malachite kingfishers, Chapin flycatchers, grey herons, goliath herons, shoebill as you draw close to the world’s strongest waterfalls you are in for a thunderous roar of the waters as it wrestles through an 8 meter ravine and then tumbles 46m below to create a dramatic and beautiful spectacle for your eyes to feast on. The end of this cruise ushers you into a new event which is a short hike to the top of the falls where you really get to see why these falls are revered as the strongest falls in the world as you get to encounter the real struggle by the water to it out of this narrow gorge to the other side. This struggle creates a beautiful spray of a plume that showers you though not making you wet as draw close to the falls as well as that spectacular rainbow to as a result of this tenacious nature of the falls.

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

chimpanzee trekking in ugandaDay 3 of the 7 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari:   Day 3 of this Uganda safari tour commences with a morning breakfast to get you energized for the day ahead of you. Checkout of the lodge with your packed lunch and embark on another short wildlife safari/ short wildlife safaris game drive over the savanna plains of Murchison Falls. This game drive is dedicated at giving you an opportunity to encounter some of the wild mammals that reside in Murchison falls savanna plains that you could have missed during the 2 previous game drives here. After this short Uganda tour drive, embark on your safaris Uganda journey to the next destination which is Kibale National Park. The journey from Murchison falls national park to Kibale lasts about 7 hours to get to Kibale. On arrival, you get to check into your already prebooked Uganda safari hotel in Kibale National park. There are numerous top-notch accommodations in Kibale National Park and these include luxury lodges such as Crater Safari Lodge, Ndali Lodge, Primate Lodge Kibale, Mountain Of The Moon, Nyaika Fort Hotel. Mid-range lodges in Kibale include Chimpanzee Forest Guesthouse, Chimpanzee Nest Lodge Rwenzori View Guest Camp and budget lodges here include Kibale Guest Cottages, Kibale Forest Camp, Rweetera Safari Camp

Day 4 of the 7 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari: Wake up early in the morning on the final day of this tours in Uganda, enjoy breakfast then transfer to the park center to kick off your Uganda chimpanzee trekking experience which begins with a short briefing then start your short Uganda safari walk into the forest as you search for these beautiful creatures of the wild. On meeting these chimpanzees you will be fascinated at how close they resemble us physically and also in their habitats as they have the ability to display emotions such as happiness with smiles, hugs, kisses and parts on the back. After about the lapse of your hour with these magical humans of the world with whom we share96% of DNA, return back to the park centre where the guide will be waiting for you to transfer back to the lodge where you will have a hearty luncheon to treat your hunger issues. After having lunch, transfer to Bigodi wetlands for a short Uganda hiking safari experience which is aimed at giving you an opportunity to search for the several bird species that are found here such as the elusive great blue turaco. After the 2 hours of exploring this natural paradise, embark on a short road trip to Kasese town which is a short journey of about 2-3 hours covering about 100km to get there. Check into your lodge for dinner and an overnight stay.

Accommodation options

Luxury: Equator Snow Lodge

Midrange: Sandton Kasese , Springs International Hotel Kasese

Budget: Uhuru 50 Hotel, Ruboni Community Camp, Snow View Hotel,  Rwenzori Turaco View Campsite

Day 5 of the 7 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari : Day 5 gives you an opportunity to engage in a nature walk in the Ruboni community. Wake up in the morning and enjoy a nice breakfast then transfer to the trail head of this community trail. Embark on a Uganda cultural safari  as you walk through the community farmland and see these locals as they go about their daily routine tilling their gardens, look out for several of the Rwenzori birding specials that are found here such as the Rwenzori turaco. After about 3-4 hours of exploring this return to the starting point where you get to be entertained by the captivating Bakonzo dance from the Bakonzo people and when you are energetic, join the Bakonzo and groove this African rhythm. Return to the hotel for lunch and transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park for an evening game drive which takes you over the Kasenyi plains while on a search for several of the wild mammals that call Queen Elizabeth their home.

Day 6 of the 7 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari : This day kicks off with a satisfying breakfast of a steamy cup of Ugandan coffee served with an array of crunchy bites after which you embark on an early morning game drive in the Kasenyi sector watch out for the big cats such as the lions. Other wild game to look out for during this safari to Uganda include the African bush elephants as they move around the plains of Queen Elizabeth National Park, cape buffaloes and many antelopes as you carry out this game drive, don’t forget to take lots of photos to be a constant reminder of your voyage to Queen Elizabeth National Park. After this truly rewarding game drive, return to the lodge for lunch. Transfer to the Mweya jetty for a spectacular boat cruise over the Kazinga channel. Hop onto the boat and go to the top deck seats so that you have a 360-degree view of this tropical savanna paradise as you watch most of the inhabitants of the Kazinga channel like the magnificent and prehistoric Nile crocodiles. Other dwellers of the Kazinga channel that you won’t definitely miss are the numerous schools of hippos and a myriad of waterbird species that stalk the Kazinga channel waters for an evening meal. If you have an issue with heights, just take the seat on the lower deck and you will be guaranteed of a close encounter with these dwellers of the Kazinga channel. After this safari Uganda boat cruise, engage in another round of game drive in the evening as you transfer to the lodge for dinner and an overnight stay.

Accommodation options

Luxury options: Mweya safari lodge, Elephant plains lodge, Park view safari lodge kyambura, Ishasha wilderness camp, Mazike valley safari lodge.

Mid range options: Simba safari lodge, Jacana safari lodge, Ihamba lakeside safari lodge, kyambura gorge lodge, king fisher safari lodge kichwamba.

Budget options: The Observatory, UWA bandas, Pumba safari lodge.

8 Days Kenya Wildlife Safari Tour Samburu National ReserveDay 7 of the 7 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari : This is a relaxed day as you get to wake up a little bit late at 08: 00hrs for breakfast. After a heavy morning breakfast, checkout of the lodge and begin your last safari Uganda activity which is an exciting Uganda cultural safari experience. Transfer to one of the numerous local communities that are found at the peripherals of the park. On arrival here you will receive an emphatic welcome that comes with a sounding music of African traditional songs and cultural dances and when the rhythm gets to your inner core, feel free to join the dancers and groove to this African rhythm. You will be given lessons by African craft masters on how to craft some of the traditional art and craft items on display like weaving baskets and also listen to the ever-present challenges they face as they share space with these great untamed beasts that are found here.

Many 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 these 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.

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