7 Days Uganda Chimpanzee trekking safari & Kidepo Murchison Falls wildlife safari Uganda

>>>>7 Days Uganda Chimpanzee trekking safari & Kidepo Murchison Falls wildlife safari Uganda

7 Days Uganda Chimpanzee trekking safari & Kidepo Murchison Falls wildlife safari Uganda

Overview of the 7 Days Uganda Chimpanzee trekking safari & Kidepo Murchison Falls wildlife safari Uganda

This 7 days Kidepo valley & Murchison Falls wildlife safari Uganda or 7 days Uganda wildlife safari Kidepo Valley & Murchison Falls is a Kidepo Valley national park and Murchison falls national park wildlife safari in Uganda. Featuring game drives and community tours at Kidepo valley national park, a game drive and boat cruise at Murchison falls national park and Rhino tracking at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary starts and ends in Entebbe international airport.

With a pick-up from Entebbe international airport, your wildlife tour in Uganda starts as a knowledgeable driver guide takes you past Uganda’s capital to the countryside arriving and spending a night in Gulu town. The next morning, the drive past the savannah plains continues to Kidepo Valley national park arriving in the evening for a game drive. You spend 2 whole days in Kidepo then drive to Murchison falls national park. You have wildlife interactions at Murchison falls park the next day and after return to Entebbe international airport for departure the next day with a stop at the Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary.

Highlights of the 7 Days Uganda Chimpanzee trekking safari & Kidepo Murchison Falls wildlife safari Uganda

Day 1: From Entebbe international airport a tour guide drives you to Gulu town in Northern Uganda.

Day 2: From Gulu town, your Uganda wildlife safari continues with a drive to Kidepo Valley National Park where you undertake an evening game drive.

Day 3: Early morning, you will go for your game drives where you spend the whole day at the park specifically along the Narus Valley of Kidepo.

Day 4: In the morning will have an early morning game drive, have lunch, visit to the kanangarok hot springs then visit the Karamojong community later in the evening.

Day 5: After breakfast, you will be driven to Murchison Falls National Park with scenic en route sightings.

Day 6: Early morning, you are driven through Murchison falls park on a game drive, have lunch then undertake an afternoon boat cruise to the bottom of the thunderous falls and drive to Budongo

Day 7: After breakfast, do chimpanzee trekking in Budongo and after you will be driven to Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary for rhino tracking on foot and after set off back to Kampala to your hotel in Kampala

Detailed itinerary details of the 7 Days Uganda Chimpanzee trekking safari & Kidepo Murchison Falls wildlife safari Uganda

Day 1 of the 7 Days Uganda Chimpanzee trekking safari & Kidepo Murchison Falls wildlife safari Uganda

From the shores of Lake Victoria at Entebbe international airport, a knowledgeable Uganda wildlife safari guide will be ready to welcome you and take you through your trip. After a briefing on the safari in Uganda, the drive to Kidepo valley national park starts. After about 5-6hours drive, you arrive at Gulu town where you spend the night at a prior booked lodging facility as you prepare to continue the trip the next morning.

Accommodation: Boma Hotel Gulu (Luxury)

Day 2 of the 7 Days Uganda Chimpanzee trekking safari & Kidepo Murchison Falls wildlife safari Uganda

After a warm breakfast in the morning, you embark on a drive through northern Uganda to north Eastern Uganda’s Kidepo valley national park. You are driven past scenic views of the dotted savannah plains and the traditional structures of the Karamoja region arriving in the afternoon. Upon arrival, you check in and have lunch at a prior booked accommodation in Kidepo Valley National Park then after engage in an evening game drive.

Accommodation options

Luxury/up-market:  Apoka Safari Lodge

Mid-range: Nga’ Moru Wilderness Camp

Budget/basic: Apoka Rest Camp/UWA Bandas

Day 3 of the 7 Days Uganda Chimpanzee trekking safari & Kidepo Murchison Falls wildlife safari Uganda

Early morning, you are transferred to Kidepo valley park headquarters for a game drive at the Narus river. This is the permanent water source at the park and definitely where to spot several wildlife species as they quench their thirst. You return to your hotel for lunch and then return in the evening for another game drive.

Accommodation options

Luxury/up-market:  Apoka Safari Lodge

Mid-range: Nga’ Moru Wilderness Camp

Budget/basic: Apoka Rest Camp/UWA Bandas

Day 4 of the 7 Days Uganda Chimpanzee trekking safari & Kidepo Murchison Falls wildlife safari Uganda

In the morning, you go for another game drive to the park where you get the chance to sight the other wildlife species that you missed the previous day and visit the kanangarok hot springs.  With a lucky day, you could sight the cheetah which is the fastest land animal and endemic to Kidepo in Uganda and the ostrich. In the evening, you have a moment with the diverse Karamojong community as they demonstrate their daily life skills within their homesteads, this is a moment you will wish to never miss. You return to your lodging facility for dinner and relaxation from the experiences of the attractions in Kidepo valley national park.

Accommodation options

Luxury/up-market:  Apoka Safari Lodge

Mid-range: Nga’ Moru Wilderness Camp

Budget/basic: Apoka Rest Camp/UWA Bandas

Day 5 of the 7 Days Uganda Chimpanzee trekking safari & Kidepo Murchison Falls wildlife safari Uganda

After breakfast, you say goodbye to Kidepo valley park and then embark on the drive to Murchison falls national park. This is not just a road trip but an en route game drive, what you meet along the way is beautiful views and daily life activities. Arriving in the evening, you check in and spend the night a prior booked accommodation in Murchison falls national park.

Accommodation options

Luxury/up-market:  Paraa Safari Lodge

Mid-range: Pakuba safari lodge

Budget/basic: Fort Murchison Lodge

Day 6 of the 7 Days Uganda Chimpanzee trekking safari & Kidepo Murchison Falls wildlife safari Uganda

By 7:00am, you are driven to Murchison falls park for a morning game drive with several wildlife species inclusive of which are elephants, lions, leopards, lions and giraffes. After the 2-4hours drive, you return to your lodging facility for refreshment and a meal before retuning for an evening boat cruise. Cruising to the bottom of the thunderous falls starting at 2:00pm where after you driver guide drives you back to your lodging facility picking you from the top of the falls after your hike.

Accommodation options

Luxury/up-market:  Paraa Safari Lodge

Mid-range: Pakuba safari lodge

Budget/basic: Fort Murchison Lodge

Day 7 of the 7 Days Uganda Chimpanzee trekking safari & Kidepo Murchison Falls wildlife safari Uganda

Have breakfast early in the morning and set off for your chimpanzee trekking safari Uganda in the Budongo forest as early as 7:30 am. Have a briefing about the trekking etiquette and after go to the forest to search for the most intersting primates to watch in the forest. Return for the activity, have lunch and leave for the Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary for Rhino Tracking beofre you set off for Kampala late in the evening to your hotel.

End of the 7 Days Uganda Chimpanzee trekking safari & Kidepo Murchison Falls wildlife safari Uganda

 

 

 

 

 

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