5 Days Murchison Falls-Kibaleoffered by supplier M19846 (read about supplier)
Tour Duration: 5 day(s)
Group Size: 1 - 6 people
Specialty Categories: Wildlife Viewing
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: No
Minimum Per Person Price: 990 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 2710 US Dollar (USD)
Day 1: To Murchison Falls. You will be picked up from your hotel and then leave for Murchison Falls National Park known as land of hippos arriving in the early afternoon. Before reaching Paraa Lodge, you will stop at the top of the falls which is a fantastic sight. Here the Nile, which is the longest river in the world, is forced through a narrow gap in the rock (only 7 meters wide), before ferociously plunging down 43 meters. You will proceed taking a ferry across the river to Paraa Safari Lodge. Across the river you will view a variety of primates including; hippos, elephants, crocodiles, buffalos and many other animals, seen gazetting on the banks of the river. Dinner at Luxurious Paraa Safari Lodge/Midrange Sambiya River lodge/Budget Red Chili Camp (Full Board).
Day 2: The Launch cruise along the Victoria falls. Wake up very early in the morning and go for an early morning game drive. Expect animals like the Giraffe, antelope, bush bucks, water bucks and many others. Return to the lodge and take breakfast then lunch. After, you will assemble along the river to take the launch cruise along the Nile which will take you to the bottom of the falls. Here you will encounter a school of hippos, crocodiles and many bird species. Diner and overnight at a Luxurious Paraa Safari Lodge/ Midrange Sambiya River lodge/Budget Red Chili Camp (Full Board).
Day 3: To Fort Portal. After breakfast, we will take off to Fortportal, have lunch en route. Dinner and Overnight at Ndali Lodge/Rwenzori View guest house/Kanyankyu campsite (full board).
Day 4: Chimpanzee tracking. Take breakfast, then report to Kanyankyu tourist center for some briefing before you proceed to the forest for Chimp Tracking. This forest has a wide range of over 13 species of primates including the rare L'Hoest, red Colobus monkey, blue monkey, pottos, grey mangabeys, baboons, black faced vervet monkeys, not leaving out bush babies and many others. A network of shady forest trails provides much to delight botanists and butterfly lovers, while birders are in for a treat with 335 species recorded including the endemic Prirogrine's ground thrush. The elusive forest elephant, smaller and hairier that its Savannah counterpart, moves seasonally into the developed part of the park, while other terrestrial mammals include buffalo, giant forest hog and a half dozen antelope species. You will return to the lodge or the center for lunch and then after go for a nature walk to Bigodi swamp. Dinner at Ndali Lodge/ Rwenzori View Guest House/Kanyankyu Ecological site (Full Board).
Day 5: To Kampala. Drive Kampala with a stop over at the Equator. Take photographs for remembrance of Kampala and shop some souvenirs. Proceed to Entebbe for your flight back home or to Kampala if you still have another night in Kampala.
Airfare is not included in the tour price.
- Cost of the Chimpanzee permits
- All accommodation
- All ground transportation in private 4x4 Safari Land Cruiser
- Full- time experienced safari guide (English speaking) and his associated expenses
- All meals
- Fees in National Parks for rangers, park entrances and activities as indicated in the itinerary.
- International flights
- Any items of personal nature i.e. drinks, laundry, telephone,
- souvenirs, porters at the gorilla trek
- Travel/ medical insurance
- Gratuities for Guide/ driver / hotel staff
- Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary
- Visa fees
- Vehicle/ driver guide.
Note: A 4x4 safari Land Cruiser/ mini bus with a pop up roof and safari guide will be at your exclusive use throughout the safari which provides you with great flexibility. Your guide will accompany you throughout your safari, assist you with.
Click here to email this vacation offer to a friend.
Joined InfoHub: Nov 2009
We live to offer you with the most eventual East African Safari memorable experience You can choose to visit all the countries in the or see them individually the choice is yours. Even when you seek out for the gorilla safari in Uganda and Rwanda or wonder at the incalculable national parks of Uganda, Rwanda, Kenya and...