15 Days Kidepo, Murchison, Kibale , Queen Elizabeth, Bwindi Safari Program

15 DAYS : SAFARI PROGRAM JINJA/MURCHISON FALLS/KIBALE/QUEEN ELIZABETH

Day 01: Warm welcome on arrival and transfer to hotel/lodge (Bed and breakfast)

  • Distance & time (approx.): 8km (10min) to Entebbe and 40 km to Kampala (1hr)
  • Overnight: Hotel of choice in Entebbe or Kampala

Day 02: Fly to Kidepo valley National Park. Afternoon/evening game drive (Full board)

  •  Distance & time (approx.): 2½ hrs. flight
  • Overnight: Nga´Moru Wilderness Camp
  • Activity: pm game drive
  • Animals: cheetahs, lions, leopards, spotted hyenas, black-backed, side-striped jackals,elephants, zebras, bush pigs, warthogs, giraffes, buffalos, bushbucks, bush duikers, waterbucks, Bohor reedbucks, Jackson’s hartebeests, oribis, etc.

Day 03: Early game drive& pm game walk. (Full board)

  • Distance & time (approx.): varies
  • Overnight: Nga´Moru Wilderness Camp
  • Activity: Game drive & walk
  • Animals: cheetahs, lions, leopards, spotted hyenas, black-backed, side-striped jackals,elephants, zebras, bush pigs, warthogs, giraffes, buffalos, bushbucks, bush duikers, waterbucks, Bohor reedbucks, Jackson’s hartebeests, oribis, etc.

Day 04: Early game drive while you drive to Murchison Falls NP. (Full board)

  • Distance & time (approx.): 526km (8-10hrs)
  • Overnight: Fort Murchison Lodge
  • Activity: Game drive
  • Animals: cheetahs, lions, leopards, spotted hyenas, black-backed, side-striped jackals,elephants, zebras, bush pigs, warthogs, giraffes, buffalos, bushbucks, bush duikers, waterbucks, Bohor reedbucks, Jackson’s hartebeests, oribis, etc

Day 05: Game drive& a boat cruise to the bottom plus a hike to the top of the falls (Full board)

  • Distance & time (approx.): varies
  • Overnight: Fort Murchison Lodge
  • Activity: Game drive, Boat ride and hike top of the Falls
  • Animals: Lions, spotted hyenas, leopards, elephants, Giraffes, oribis, Kobs, waterbucks, Hartebeests, buffaloes, baboons, antelopes, hippopotamuses, crocodiles, some reptiles and a variety of birds

Day 06: Take a long drive to Kibale Forest National Park. (Full board)

  • Distance & time (approx.): 400km (8-9 hours)
  • Overnight: Kibale Forest Camp
  • Activity: Nil
  • Animals: baboon, antelopes, primates, elephants, etc.

Day 07: Early morning chimpanzee tracking & drive to Queen Elizabeth NP (Full board)

  • Distance & time (approx.): 324 km (4hrs)
  • Overnight: Bush Lodge  
  • Activity: Chimpanzee tracking
  • Animals: chimpanzees, some primates, lions, spotted hyenas, leopards, elephants, buffaloes, Kobs, baboons, warthogs, forest hog, hippopotamuses, crocodiles, some reptiles and a variety of birds plus a variety of trees & shrubs

Day 08: Amgame-drive in Kasenyi & pm boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel. (Full board)

  • Distance & time (approx.): varies
  • Overnight: Bush Lodge  
  • Activity: Game drives & boat cruise
  • Animals: some primates, lions, hyenas, leopards, elephants, buffaloes, Kobs, baboons, warthogs, forest hog, hippopotamuses, crocodiles, some reptiles and a variety of birds

Day 09: Drive to Ishasha and game drives. (Full board)

  • Distance & time (approx.): 115km(2½ hours)
  • Overnight: Savannah Resort
  • Activity: Game drives
  • Animals: some primates, lions, hyenas, elephants, buffaloes, baboons, warthogs, Kobs, other antelopes, hippopotamuses, topis, some reptiles and a variety of birds
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Day 10: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable NP. (Full board)

  • Distance & time (approx.): 79km to Buhoma (2hrs.), 125km to Ruhija(4hrs), 112km to Rushaga (3hrs)
  • Overnight: Engagi Lodge or RuhijaGorilla Lodge orGorilla Safari Lodge
  • Activity: Nil
  • Animals: some primates and a variety of birds

Day 11:Mountain Gorilla tracking in the Impenetrable Forest of Bwindi NP.(Full board)

  • Distance & time (approx.): varies with the location of the mountain gorillas
  • Overnight: Engagi Lodge or Ruhija Gorilla Lodge or Gorilla Safari Lodge
  • Activity: Mountain Gorilla tracking
  • Animals: Gorillas, some primates, baboons, some mammals, some reptiles and a variety of birds plus different tree species

Day 12: Drive to Lake Bunyonyi (Full board)

  • Distance & time (approx.): 75kmfrom Ruhija(3hrs)
  • Overnight: Birdnest @Bunyonyi Resort
  • Activity: optional
  • Animals: Nil

Day 13: Drive to Ebbor Kampala for an overnight. (Full board)

  • Distance & time (approx.): 451 km (9hrs) to Entebbe & 414 km to Kampala (8hr)
  • Overnight: Hotel of choice in Entebbe or Kampala
  • Activity: optional
  • Animals: Nil

Day 14: Drive to Jinja and then to Kapchorwa. (Full board)

  • Distance & time (approx.): 120km (3hrs) to Jinja 351 Km to Sipi (6hrs) from Ebb
  • Overnight: Sipi River Lodge
  • Activity: source of the Nile & the Sipi Falls
  • Animals: Reptiles and aquatic birds

Day 15: Drive back to Entebbe. Flight back home (Half board)

  • Distance & time (approx.): 351 km (6hrs)
  • Overnight: Nil
  • Activity: Shopping
End of Services provided by Bashem Safaris East Africa

Services included

  • All activities and park entrance fees as indicated in the itinerary.
  • A 4×4 Van driven by an English speaking driver/guide. Exclusive use of vehicle.
  • Mineral water on route except during meals.
  • Pick up and drop off at the airport.
  • All transfers as per the itinerary
  • All the accommodation and meals as indicated in the itinerary

Services not included

  • International flights in and out of the country.
  • All services not indicated in the itinerary (any of the optional activities).
  • Drinks: sodas, wines, whiskies, brandies, beers, etc.
  • Ugandan visas: single entry visa costs US$50 and it is required for all countries that require visas for Uganda (principle of reciprocity). The visa can be obtained on arrival at the airport.
  • Medical and travel insurance
  • Tips, telephone expenses, etc
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What is included in your safari

  • Expert English speaking Driver guide.
  • Accommodation as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Meals as mentioned (Breakfast, lunch and dinner)
  • Bottled drinking mineral water
  • 4WD Safari Mini-Van vehicle and all transportation on ground
  • All entry fees into the National Park
  • Gasoline in the Vehicle
  • Lunches en-route- to and from the Island

What is not included in your safari

  • International flights (both inbound and outbound)
  • Entry/Tourist Visa for Uganda
  • Meals and drinks not mentioned here-in
  • Optional activities not mentioned here-in
  • Items of personal nature
  • Tips for the Guides.