3 Days Lake Mburo Wildlife Safari

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Lake Mburo Wildlife Safari

3 Days safari in Lake Mburo national park; Uganda’s smallest savanah park blessed with an abunadnce of wildlife species including the Zebras, buffaloes, impala plus many more and over 300 bird species. Top activities include game drives, boat cruise, bird watching, horseback riding and nature walks.

DAY 1Transfer from Kampala to Lake Mburo park
Today, you will be picked up from your location and immediately start your journey to western Uganda to the wonderful lake Mburo national park. On arrival, you will check in your lodge, have dinner and then spend a night.
DAY 2Game Drive & Boat Cruise
On this day, you will wake up to ready breakfast at the lodge after which the 1st activity will start. You will be driven to the park for an early game drive. While in the park, you are likely to see various mammals like impalas, zebras, oribis, buffaloes, topis and many more plus the numerous birds in the air, on ground and trees like the bare faced go away birds. After the drive in the park, you will be dropped back to the lodge to have lunch and prepare for the next activity.
After the delicious meal, you will be taken for a boat cruise on Lake Mburo where you might see water birds like white winged warbler, brown faced lap wing plus animals grazing at the river bank like the elephants, buffaloes, hippos, crocodiles and many more.  When this is done, you will be driven back to the lodge for dinner and spending the night.
DAY 3Transfer back to Kampala
On this day, you will also have breakfast then later check out and get ready to come back to Kampala.

END OF WILDLIFE SAFARI

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11 Days Uganda Safari- Wildlife & Primate Tracking Tour

Uganda Wildlife and Primate Safari
11 Days (10 Nights) safari features both wildlife game viewing and primate tracking, Trip includes visits to Kibale forest, Queen Elizabeth national park, Lake Mburo park and Bwindi forest ; home of the mountain gorillas.DAY 1Arrival
Today you will be picked up from the airport by our driver who will take you to your hotel in Kampala were you will be spending the night and also having dinner
DAY 2Transfer to Kibale forest national park.
Today you will be picked up from your location or hotel in Kampala after your breakfast to Kibale National Park. This journey covers a distance of 310.5km about 4 hours from Kampala city. On arrival, you will relax, may have a short community walk in the evening. You will have dinner at the lodge were you will be spending the night.
DAY 3Chimp tracking and Bigodi wetlands
You will be driven to the headquarters for briefing just after you have had breakfast for a little briefing about the gorilla trekking. During this activity, you may see birds like western green tinker bird, olive long tailed cuckoo, the African grey parrot, red chested fluff tail, red winged francolin, green breasted Pitta, white napped pigeon, African Piita, grey winged robin, joyful green bull, grey throated fly catcher, Abyssinian ground thrush, white bellied crested fly catcher, black capped Apalises and many more.  You will also spot primates like the blue monkey, red tailed monkey, white checked Mangabey, olive baboon, chimpanzees and black, white and red colobus. Other mammals like blue duiker, genet, bush pig, bush buck and the African civet can also e seen. Spotted in this park though rare are the water bucks, buffalos, warthogs, hippos and the giant forest hog are also present plus forest elephants.
You will be driven to the lodge for lunch and later to the Bigodi wetlands for birding. It hosts about 138 bird species among which are the great blue Turaco. After here, you will be driven back to the lodge for dinner and sleep over.
DAY 4Transfer to Queen Elizabeth national park
Today, you will travel to Queen Elizabeth park after breakfast, this journey is about 1 hour and 30 minutes , a distance of 114km. on arrival, you will check in, have lunch and later in the evening, go to visiting the Katwe salt mines and the local communities. On return, you will have dinner at the lodge were you will be spending the night.
DAY 5Game drive and boat cruise on the Kazinga channel
After breakfast, you will go for an early game drive in the park were you may see mammals like the tree climbing lions, leopard, spotted hyena, elephants, hippo, topi among others. This is one of the best game drives you can ever have. You will then return to the lodge and have a mouth watering lunch. When lunch is done, you will have a boat ride along the Kazinga channel where you might see birds like the African fish eagle, knob billed ducks, and reptiles alike the crocodile and water mammals like the hippos. This ride will leave you with an amazing experience on water. When back on the shores, you will ride back to the lodge for dinner and night.
DAY 6Transfer to Bwindi national park
After breakfast today, you will be driven to Bwindi impenetrable forest national park.  This journey takes about 4 hours via the Ntungamo – Katunguru road and Kabala – Mbarara road, a distance of 249km. on arrival, you will check in to a lodge were you will be having your dinner and also spending the night.
DAY 7Gorilla tracking
You will wake up to ready breakfast at the lodge then get ready to hit the forest for the amazing gorilla trekking activity.  This activity can take 2 to 7 hours depending on your luck that day with the gorillas. After they are tracked down, you will be allowed a maximum of 1 hour to interface with these awesome primates. From the lodge, you will be taken to the Bwindi impenetrable forest national park offices handling gorilla tracking for orientation and meeting with the guides. You will be divided into small groups not exceeding 8 trackers to enter into the jungle for a day. During this adventurous activity, you will be given about an hour to closely enjoy these primates, take pictures and observe them as they feed, play and see how they live their lives in the jungle. While trekking, you may also come across some mammals and other primates like the red tailed monkeys and baboons plus birds. After this activity, you will head back to the head quarters where you will be awarded gorilla trekking certificates upon your successful adventure as you enjoy your packed lunch.  After this meal, you will head back to the lodge for dinner and over night.
DAY 8Transfer to Lake Mburo national park
Today after breakfast, you will travel to Lake Mburo national park a distance of about 271.5km from Bwindi national park, approximately 4 hours and 30 minutes apart. On arrival, you will check in to the lodge you will be having dinner and spending the night.
DAY 9Game drive and boat cruise
On this day, you will wake up to ready breakfast at the lodge after which the 1st activity will start. You will be driven to the park for an early game drive. While in the park, you are likely to see various mammals like impalas, zebras, oribis, buffaloes, topis and many more plus the numerous birds in the air, on ground and trees like the bare faced go away birds. After the drive in the park, you will be dropped back to the lodge to have lunch and prepare for the next activity.
After the delicious meal, you will be taken for a boat cruise on Lake Mburo where you might see water birds like white winged warbler, brown faced lap wing plus animals grazing at the river bank like the elephants, buffaloes, hippos, crocodiles and many more.  When this is done, you will be driven back to the lodge for dinner and spending the night.
DAY 10Back to Kampala
On this day, you will also have breakfast then later check out and get ready to come back to Kampala. On the return journey, you might stop at the equator in Kayabwe for photos before proceeding to Kampala.
DAY 11Departure
You will be picked up from your hotel in Kampala by our driver to Entebbe airport just in time to catch your flight.

END OF WILDLIFE & PRIMATE SAFARI

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KIDEPO VALLEY NATIONAL PARK TOUR- 3 Days

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3 Days Kidepo Valley National park wildlife Safari

The Kidepo Valley National Park is one of the most spectacular parks in Uganda and is 1,442 sq.km. The park is ideal for good walking safaris as well as day and night game drives.  There are very high chances of viewing the Lions, large herds of Elephants, Buffaloe, Leopard and cheetah. You will also view lots of bird life as well as the Ostrich.
The park is located approximately 3-4 hours drive from Gulu Town in the Karamoja region and Gulu Tours understands Kidepo like the back of its hand.
Kidepo is Uganda’s most isolated national park, but Gulu Tours makes the journey shorter north through the wild frontier region of Karamoja  and many would agree that it is also the most magnificent, for Kidepo is among  Africa’s finest wildernesses.
Accommodation is available at the UWA Bandas as well as the Up market Apoka Lodge.
3 Days Kidepo Valley  National Park Tour
Day 1- kidepo valley national park -destination
Depart Gulu at 7.00am after and early breakfast, and drive via Kitgum. The journey takes appx 3-4 hours and finally we arrive at Kidepo NP mid afternoon, and  after lunch we enjoy panoramic views of the Narus River Valley and also undertake an evening game drive.
Dinner and overnight at UWA Bandas or  Apoka Safari Lodge
Day 2-wild life tour at kidepo
After an early breakfast, go for morning game drive to Kanangorok hot spring. A variety of animals can be seen roaming around including Ostrich.
Have lunch at the lodge. In the evening have a game drive as well  or cultural experience by meeting the Karamjong people at Karenna and Kapedo
Dinner and overnight at UWA bandas or Apoka Safari Lodge
Day 3; Transfer back to Gulu and Gulu sight-seeing tour.
After Breakfast, we embark on the 4 hour drive back to Gulu, andwe arrive mid-afternoon
End of Kidepo Safari

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