4 Days Uganda Wildlife & Chimps Tour – Murchison Falls National Park
Day 0: Arrival at Entebbe International Airport
At your arrival in Uganda, you will met and welcome your trip guide at Entebbe International Airport, He will then drive you to Kampala which is just 40 Kilometers from the airport, at your arrival in Kampala he will transfer you to check in at your recommended hotel, where you will have dinner and overnight. There are number hotels in Kampala that can be used such as Kampala Serena Resort, Hotel Africana, Imperial Resort Hotel Kampala, Kampala Sheraton Resort, Hotel Triangular and so many other hotels ranging from Budget, Midrange and Luxury hotels.
Day 1: Transfer to Murchison Falls National Park
After your morning breakfast at your hotel, at around 7.00am, you will meet your safari guide / driver and transfer to north western Uganda in Murchison Falls National Park, which is in about 380 kilometers from Kampala and it is just a 6hours drive. You will have en-route lunch in Masidi town which is the last town to Murchison Falls National Park. After lunch in Masidi Town, you will continue with the journey to majestic Murchison Falls, this is the point where the extensive River Nile squeezes its self into a narrow gorge of 6m wide, after this long interesting journey, you will proceed to your lodge for relaxation, dinner and overnight at Paraa Safari Lodge / Red Chilli Rest Camp / Chobe lodge / Nile safari lodge / Murchison River Lodge.
Day 2: Wildlife Tour Murchison Falls National Park
Murchison Falls National Park which is the Uganda’s biggest largest National Park, in the park on this day you will enjoy a morning game drive, where you will be able to have a obvious perspective of various wildlife like the big herbivores and carnivores, lion, leopard, elephants, hippopotamus, giraffe, buffalo, hartebeest, oribi, warthog, and many other animals in the park, after this great experience, you will transfer back to the lodge for your lunch and unwind as you wait the evening boat cruise.
After having lunch at the lodge, relax for some time and then embark on the launch cruise on the River Nile to the bottom of the falls, where you will able to have a clear perspective of various water loving animals such as hippos, crocodiles basting on the sun, you will also see various bird species, the park is home to over 450 bird species, you also anticipate to see the rare shoebill stock, After this boat cruise, you will transfer back to the lodge for dinner and overnight at your lodge as on day 1.
Day 3: Chimpanzee Tracking in Budongo Forest
Breakfast followed by another game drive in the morning, later drive to Budongo forest for afternoon chimpanzee tracking and birding excursion. Dinner and overnight at Budongo Eco Lodge.
Day 4: Transfer Back to Kampala
After having an early morning breakfast at the lodge, you will hit the road and drive back to Kampala for a short city tour and last minute shopping, then after transfer to Entebbe International Airport for flight back home.