7 Days Uganda Wildlife And Adventure SafariPrint This Post
With a wealth of adventure safari activities and wildlife experiences, Uganda is extraordinarily an African safari dream. Its offering spans from flawless African adventure safaris like hiking to the great wildlife safaris. Its reserves shelter some of the most interesting wildlife species like Gorillas and Chimps as well as the Big game. So on this 7day Uganda wildlife and adventure safari, you will taste your adrenaline levels on a rafting experience on river Nile in Jinja.
You will participate in a hiking adventure of the Sipi falls and Mount Elgon. You will enjoy a boat cruise on the superb waters of the Nile. The cruise takes you to the source where the river starts its long journey to the Mediterranean Sea.
Located in the northwestern part of the country is Murchison Falls National Park, a premier wildlife safari destination. Its known for the remarkable wildlife show having both the big and small game. Its also known for its powerful falls where the Nile squeezes into a 7metre gorge and somersaulting 40meters into the “Devils Cauldron”. it’s the country’s biggest National Park with a huge appeal for wildlife and photography safaris.
Note: Welcome to the Pearl of Africa! Meet and Greet by the guide on the day you arrive at the airport. The guide will then transfer you to the hotel in Kampala for your stay and relaxation.
Overnight (o/n): Sheraton Hotel (Luxury)/Cassia lodge (Midrange)/Speke Hotel (Basic); Bed & Breakfast
Leave Kampala after breakfast, transfer east of the country to Jinja past the beautiful countryside. En-route you will visit the Ssezibwa falls then continue with the journey.
After lunch, you will go for a source of the Nile cruise and explore the imposing waters of this mighty river.
Meal Plan: Half Board [HB], O/n: Source of the Nile Hotel (Luxury) /Kingfisher lodge (Midrange) /Nile Explorers camp (Basic).
Today you will taste your adrenaline levels when you take on a rafting adventure on the Nile. There are various grades of rapids that you may decide to raft depending on your interest and you can also decide either to participate in full or half day rafting.
Later in the day, return to the lodge for relaxation.
Meal Plan: Full Board [FB]. O/n: Source of the Nile Hotel (Luxury) /Kingfisher lodge (Midrange) /Nile Explorers camp (Basic).
Have an early breakfast, and depart Jinja for Kapchorwa in the eastern part of the country and head to Sipi Falls area. In the afternoon hours after a lunch break, you take on an adventurous hike all the way to the top of the Sipi Falls. It is absolutely impressive with the summits commanding stunning scenery of the endless plains.
Winding trails lead past beautiful sites and local communities, and the area is a perfect location for Kodak moments.
Meal Plan: Full Board: O/n: Sipi River Lodge (Luxury) /Rafiki lodge (Midrange) /Sipi Valley Resort(Basic)
Prepare to hike Mount Elgon, transfer to the park reception area where you meet with the guide, he will brief you about the activity then set-off for the hike. The activity will last through the day and therefore you carry packed lunch boxes. The trek rewards you with encounters of various interesting features and species. Later return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
Meal Plan: Full board [FB]. O/night: Sipi River Lodge (Luxury) /Rafiki lodge (Midrange) /Sipi Valley Resort(Basic)
Depart east of the country to the North-western part in the direction of Murchison falls national park entering through the northern sector. On arrival, you will transfer to the lodge where you will have your stay. Dinner and overnight will be at the lodge.
Meal Plan: Full board, Overnight: Chobe safari lodge (Luxury)/Pakuba Safari lodge (Midrange) /Fort Murchison lodge (Basic).
Hit the beautiful savannas of the park for an early game drive. You will be able to see lots of big and small game like Elephants, Rothschild’s Giraffes, Hippos, Jackson’s Hartebeests and other wildlife. The drive takes place on the northern section of the park through the beautiful undulating savannas and lasts about 3 hours.
After a lunch break you will then go for an afternoon launch trip along the Victoria Nile. The trip sets off from Paraa going upstream of the river to the bottom of the astonishing waterfalls. Expect to see some wildlife along the banks such as reptiles, mammals and birds.
You will also visit top of the falls where the Nile squeezes into a small gorge producing a thunderous roar.
Meal Plan: Full board: O/night: Paraa safari lodge (Luxury) /Pakuba Safari lodge (Midrange) /Fort Murchison lodge (Basic).
Start with a hearty breakfast at the lodge, check-out and then embark on the journey back to Kampala. Drop off will be at the hotel or at the airport for your international flight home.
Meal Plan: Breakfast and Lunch. End of Safari
Note: * Tour Starts and Ends in Kampala or Entebbe || * Book flights departing Entebbe after 2100hours
*Park entrance fees & All activity fees unless labeled as optional
*Ground Transportation in a 4X4 Safari vehicle with a Professional English Speaking guide/driver
*Round trip Airport /Hotel transfers
*Drinking mineral water in the car & All meal plans as described in the itinerary during the tour
*Necessary Government VATs
*Bed & Breakfast Accommodation on day of Arrival
*Accommodation during the tour
*AMREF Evacuation Cover
*Tourist visa fees (visa can be arranged on request)
*Accommodation on last day of the tour [can be arranged on request if necessary]
*Airline ticket both International and domestic(can be arranged on request)
* Tips, Gratuities and expenses of personal nature
*Meals outside the menu or meal plan
*Travel Insurance (arranged on request)
*Increase in Government VAT.