5 Days Queen Elizabeth & Murchison Falls Tour

Day 1: Depart to Queen Elizabeth National Park.
Early in the morning, our tour guide will pick you up from your Hotel and drive you Southwestern part of Uganda up to the Park. Have a stop over at the Equator for pictures and informative talks, and then after you will have a one hour lunch break at Mbarara. You will continue through the savannah grasslands seeing banana plantations and herds of Ankole cattle with their incredible long curving horns. After Proceed to Queen Elizabeth National Park arrive in the afternoon. Check in at your desirable Lodge/ Hotel to relax. If you have energy you can go for an afternoon game drive to Kasenyi Area of the Park. Here you will be able to see a range of elephants, water hogs, lions, hyenas, Uganda kobs, waterbuck and bushbuck as well as the salt lakes. You will have dinner and an overnight stay at:
Luxurious: Mweya Safari Lodge/ Katara Lodge
Mid range: Kyambura Game Lodge
Budget: Enganzi Lodge

Day 2: Chimpanzee trekking and Launch cruise.
Have an early cup of tea/coffee, leave for the 7.00am chimpanzee trekking in Kyambura gorge. This may give you chance to see various primates most especially Chimpanzee our closest relatives and many more other primate species such as, Black and white Colobus monkeys, baboons vervet monkeys and many other wild animals that live in the forest such as , buffalo, hyenas, antelopes, warthogs to mention but a few. A slow drive to the lodge is made for lunch and relaxation by the side of the pool. After lunch, you will embark on a two hours launch cruise along the famous Kazinga Channel and into Lake Edward. At the launch cruise expect to watch a thousand of hippos and crocodile that concentrate around the Lake. You may also came across a variety of games drinking at the water’s edge such as Buffalo, warthogs, elephants and a great variety of birds on the shores including the open –billed stork, African Jacana, Great White and Pink-Backed Pelicans among others. Return to the lodge for dinner and an overnight stay at.
Luxurious: Mweya Safari Lodge/ Katara Lodge
Mid range: Kyambura Game Lodge
Budget: Enganzi Lodge

Day 3: Queen Elizabeth –Murchison Falls.
After a full served breakfast, you will be transferred to Murchison Falls National Park passing through the Western side of Lake Albert. The view on the top of the Lake is so amazing. From here you will continue on, taking a ferry across the river to lodge. Game viewing on the way is very good, hippos, crocodiles, buffaloes among others can be spotted. Arrive at the Park in the late afternoon check in into your room for Dinner and an overnight stay at;
Luxury: Paraa Lodge
Mid range: Bwana Tembo Safari Camp/Sambiya River Lodge
Budget: Red Chili Camp
Meal plan: Full Board

Day 4.Game drive and boat cruise.
After a cup of tea or coffee, the guide will lead you to the forest to watch a variety of animals that hideout with in the tropical forest. You expect to come a cross various species of wildlife such as Rothschild’s Graffe, buffaloes, Uganda kob, hyena, Oribis, elephants, warthog, Leopard. Among others. After a wonderful moment drive slowly back to the lodge for full breakfast and lunch. The lunch will be followed by a two hour’s launch cruise which will take you to the bottom of Murchison falls. You may be rewarded with a variety of hippos, buffaloes, crocodile, elephant antelopes among other that concentrate along side the sand banks. Also if lucky, you may come a cross the rare shoebills and many water birds such as the fish eagle to mention but a few. You will be driven back to the lodge for diner and an overnight stay
Luxury: Paraa Lodge
Mid range: Bwana Tembo Safari camp/Sambiya River Lodge
Budget: Red Chili Camp
Meal plan: Full Board

Day 5: Murchison Falls- Kampala.
Have a heavy breakfast and then depart to Kampala, lunch en rout before arrive in Kampala in the afternoon in order to meet your departure flight back home at Entebbe Airport.
End of safari

The tariff includes:
– Airport transfers
– Full board accommodation
– Lunch en route
– Ground transportation by 4×4 tourist Land Cruiser
– English speaking Driver/Guide
– Chimpanzee permits/ Launch cruise fees
– Game drive
– Ferry crossing fees
– Entrance fees, taxes
– Water on board

The Tariff does not include:
– Air ticket
– Tourist insurance/ local health insurance
– Entrance visas: Uganda 50 USD directly from Entebbe International Airport