15-Day Wildlife Expedition - 15 Days

Arrival

  • You’ll be collected from the airport (or hotel).
  • Accommodation before the tour starts can be arranged for an extra cost.

This wildlife adventure takes you to unique, very beautiful yet uncrowded places by many tourists. Visit Mabira Forest, Jinja, Sipi Falls, the Pian Upe Game Reserve, the Karamonjong Region, Kidepo Valley National Park, Murchison Falls, chimpanzees and the Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary!

Day 1
Entebbe

This is your arrival day in this beautiful, nature filled nation! You will be welcomed at the airport by our guide and immediately transferred to your hotel, which is only a ten-minute drive away! You will have lunch or dinner (depending on your arrival time) and then rest in preparation for your upcoming safari!

Main Destination:

Entebbe

Accommodation:

Lake Victoria View Guesthouse

• Budget guest house located in or near Entebbe

Meals & Drinks:

• Lunch & dinner (Breakfast not included)

• Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 2
Jinja

Start the day with an early morning breakfast and marvel in to the beauty of this ever green Mabira Forest for a nature walk through the thick rain forest watching a variety of different bird species. Have lunch and then make your way to Jinja and your overnight stay at the source of the smile.

Main Destination:

Jinja

Accommodation:

Source of the Smile

• Mid-range lodge located in or near Jinja

Meals & Drinks:

• All meals included

• Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 3
Jinja

Eat a delicious continental breakfast overlooking the amazing Nile River before partaking in some of the activities that Jinja is famous of, cycle through the community, or visit the source of the Nile – the choices are endless! Have lunch in the afternoon and then relax at the lodge.

Main Destination:

Jinja

Accommodation:

Source of the Smile

• Budget lodge located in or near Jinja

Meals & Drinks:

• All meals included

• Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 4
Sipi Falls

After breakfast today you will stop in Mbale for a short city tour and some lunch before driving to Sipi Falls for a community walk in the afternoon. You will learn how locals in this area cultivate, nurture and roast coffee – one of the biggest crops grown here. Later you will dine and spend the night at the Sipi falls resort.

Main Destination:

Sipi Falls

Accommodation:

Sipi Falls Resort

• Mid-range tented camp located in or near Sipi Falls

Meals & Drinks:

• All meals included

• Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 5
Sipi Falls

Start with an early morning breakfast and then go on a morning hike to the magnificent Sipi Falls. This is an experience you will remember for the rest of your life. Take in the three falls and the historic caves that hold significant cultural meaning for the tribes that live here. The landscape of this area will leave you wanting more! Later you will walk back to the lodge to relax.

Main Destination:

Sipi Falls

Accommodation:

Sipi Falls Resort

• Mid-range resort located in or near Sipi Falls

Meals & Drinks:

• All meals included

• Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 6
Pian Upe Wildlife Reserve

Eat a hearty breakfast at the lodge before you say goodbye to this amazing area and make your way to the Pian Upe Wildlife Game Reserve. You will stop along the way to visit with the locals and learn about their unique culture before eating lunch at a scenic area. After you arrive at the park you will set up camp and rest.

Main Destination:

Pian Upe Wildlife Reserve

Accommodation:

Budget camping

• Inside Pian-Upe WR

Meals & Drinks:

• All meals included

• Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 7
Game drive

Wake early and eat breakfast so you can depart on a sunrise game drive to see antelopes, birds, cheetahs (if you are lucky) and many more! You will then drive on to Moroto, where you will spend the night at the Moroto Hotel. Be sure to rest after this long day on the safari trail.

Main Destination:

Pian-Upe Wildlife Reserve

Accommodation:

Budget camping

• Inside Pian-Upe WR

Meals & Drinks:

• All meals included

• Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 8
Mount Moroto

Drive to moroto, you will go on a walk into the nearby community to visit the amazing Karamonja tribe. You will walk through their unique homesteads called “manyattas” and learn about their culture. Afterwards you will visit the foothills of Mount Moroto and then have your dinner and rest.

Main Destination:

Mount Moroto

Accommodation:

Mt Moroto Hotel

• Mid-range hotel located in or near Mt. Moroto

Meals & Drinks:

• All meals included

• Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 9
Kidepo Valley National Park

Wake up early this morning and drive to Kidepo Valley National Park in the northeast. Along the way you will watch local people tending their homes and crops. This beautiful, semi-arid area is rich with vegetation year round. When you reach the park you will check-in at the camp and then go on an evening game drive. Your dinner and overnight stay will be at the camp.

Main Destination:

Kidepo Valley National Park

Best Time to Visit September to March (Dry season)

High Season September to March (The park rarely gets crowded)

Best Weather September to November (End of the rains)

Accommodation:

Apoka Rest Camp

• Mid-range banda located inside Kidepo Valley NP

Meals & Drinks:

• All meals included

• Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 10
Kidepo Valley National Park

After a hearty breakfast you will go on a morning game drive for about 2- 3 hours to see animals like lions, buffaloes, elephants, leopards by chance of sighting them and maybe even cheetahs. After your game drive you will eat lunch and then go on an evening nature walk before returning to the camp.

Main Destination:

Kidepo Valley National Park

Accommodation:

Apoka Rest Camp

• Mid-range banda located inside Kidepo Valley NP

Meals & Drinks:

• All meals included

• Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 11
Game drive

Yet again, you will start with another game drive to explore the other part of kidepo valley national park and get to do a game drive for about 2-3 hours to look for ostriches, the unique secretary bird and more toward the kidepo seasonal river. Then later you will drive back to the camp and go for a night safari, to see kidepo at night.

Main Destination:

Kidepo Valley National Park

Accommodation:

Apoka Camp

• Mid-range banda located inside Kidepo Valley NP

Meals & Drinks:

• All meals included

• Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 12
Murchison Falls National Park

Today you will drive for about 4-6 hours to the largest national park in Uganda, Murchison Falls. You will take many photo stops since this is such a breathtaking area of the country. On the way you will pass by sunflower and maize crops, among others. After such a unique and interesting journey, you will check in at the lodge for your overnight stay.

Main Destination:

Pakwach

Accommodation:

Fort Murchison

• Budget tented camp located in or near Pakwach

Meals & Drinks:

• All meals included

• Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 13
Murchison Falls National Park

Go on an early morning game drive for about 2- 3 hours to see game such as giraffes, buffaloes, hippos, antelopes and plenty of birds! After lunch you will go on a boat safari of about 1-2 hours to see crocodiles, hippos and the bottom of the falls. Leave the boat and hike to the top of the falls in order to get a closer look. Later you will drive back to the lodge for your overnight stay.

Main Destination:

Pakwach

Accommodation:

Fort Murchison

• Budget tented camp located in or near Pakwach

Meals & Drinks:

• All meals included

• Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 14
Chimpanzee tracking

This day will usher you to an amazing experience with the chimpanzees, you will drive there from the northern part of the park and then later spend the night in this beautiful rain forested area to cool off the long safari and embrace the amazing breeze of a typical rain forest.

Main Destination:

Budongo Forest

Best Time to Visit Dec to March and June to July (Easy chimp trekking)

High Season June to September (Peak time for Uganda)

Best Weather June and July (Less rain and lower temperatures)

Accommodation:

Budongo Eco Lodge

• Budget lodge located inside Budongo

Meals & Drinks:

• All meals included

• Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 15
Rhinos then to kampala

This is the last day of your safari – so make the most of it! You will drive for about 2 to 3 hours to the Rhinos and then later continue to Kampala or Entebbe.

Main Destination:

Kampala

Accommodation:

No accommodation (End of tour)

Meals & Drinks:

• All meals included

• Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

End of tour

• Additional accommodation can be arranged for an extra cost.

• You’ll be dropped off at the airport (or hotel).

Included

  • • Park fees (For non-residents)
  • • Chimp permits (One per person, non-resident)
  • • All activities (Unless labeled as optional)
  • • All accommodation (Unless listed as upgrade)
  • • Camping equipment (Sleeping bag excluded)
  • • A professional driver/guide
  • • All transportation (Unless labeled as optional)
  • • All Taxes/VAT
  • • Roundtrip airport transfer
  • • Meals (As specified in the day-by-day section)
  • • Drinking water (On all days)
  • • Sleeping bag
  • • Bath towels

Excluded

  • • International flights (From/to home)
  • • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • • Tips (Tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
  • • Personal items (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees

Rates Per Person

Solo 1 room 2 people 1 room 3 people 2 rooms 4 people 2 rooms 5 people 3 rooms 6 people 3 rooms 7+ people
Jan 1, 2018 – Dec 31, 2018 $3,800 $3,500 $3,370 $3,175 $3,097 $2,997

  • Rates are per person and exclude the international flight from/to your home country.
  • This tour must be paid in US Dollars (USD).

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Price From USD $ 3,800/person
3800
Total $ 3,800 USD