COME TRAVEL WITH MIRAMA HILLS SAFARI
Duration: 12 Days Safari
Info: Come for a 12 days Uganda Adventure safari Start with white water rafting on the mighty Nile, continue on to hike in the Rwenzori mountains with beautiful nature, search for lions in Queen Elizabeth NP and finish off with Mountain Gorilla trekking for an unforgettable journey within the beautiful sceneries of Uganda.
THIS 12 DAYS UGANDA ADVENTURE SAFARI INCLUDES:
• Rafting in Jinja
• Rwenzori Mountains
• Queen Elizabeth National Park
• Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
• Lake Bunyonyi
• Lake Mburo National Park
PRICES from 6,385 USD INCLUDE:
• Gorilla Permits
• English speaking Guide
• Ranger for trekking
• Boat Rides
• Bottled Water
• Cultural Tours
• Park Entrance Fees
• All Activities mentioned apart from the extra/optional ones.
PRICES from 6,385 USD EXCLUDE:
• International flights
• Visas charges
• Laundry services
• Alcohol drinks
DAY 1: ARRIVAL AT ENTEBBE AIRPORT
We meet our tour guide and transfer to Kampala to relax after the flight and be ready to start our 10 days Uganda adventure safari the next day.
Overnight Green Valley Hotel, Ggaba.
DAY 2: WHITE WATER RAFTING ON THE NILE
Leave Kampala in the early morning to head to the town of Jinja. Here you go white water rafting on the mighty river Nile. Have a day of adventure as you go down the rapids of the Nile. In the afternoon after the rafting you are taken back to Kampala to spend the night.
Overnight Express View Inn
DAY 3: TRANSFER TO THE AREA OF RWENZORI MOUNTAINS
We continue our Uganda adventure safari by leaving Kampala in the morning to get out of the city. Our target is to have lunch in Fort Portal as we enjoy the landscape with villages and tea-plantations passing by the windows. The night is spent by the Rwenzori mountains as we get ready for the next highlight on our Uganda adventure safari.
Overnight Trekkers Hostel
DAY 4: RWENZORI HIKING THROUGH THE MOUNTAIN FOREST ZONE
Get to the briefing and start the hike in the Rwenzori mountians in the morning. This days hike goes through the Afro mountain forest zone with a steady climb for about 6 kilometers. You then continue along a steep ridge towards Sine hut. Close to the hut the beautiful Enock waterfalls are found.
Overnight Sine Hut.(2596 meters)
DAY 5: RWENZORI HIKING THROUGH BAMBOO ZONE TO SMALL LOBELIA GARDEN
This day you enter the Bamboo zone and head to Kalalama camp. At the camp you stop for a short rest then climb high before crossing a thick forest covered with hanging mosses to a small Lobelia garden. You then descend through a mossy ridge to Samalira camp where the night is spent.
Overnight Samalira camp.
DAY 6: RWENZORI HIKE DOWN & TRANSFER TO LODGE BY QUEEN ELIZABETH NP
We have reached the last day of the Rwenzori mountains hike and descend down through the Bamboo zone on to a heavily forest ridge. Continue down to the base camp as we have finished this part of the 12 days Uganda safari. Your guide picks you at the base camp and you make the journey to the lodge at the edge of Queen Elizabeth national park.
Overnight Pumba Safari Cottages
DAY 7: RELAXED MORNING AND BOAT-CRUISE ON KAZINGA CHANNEL
Enjoy a relaxed morning at the lodge taking in the view over Queen Elizabeth NP as you rest from the Rwenzori hike. Have lunch at the lodge and then get ready for the Classic highlights on the 2hrs Boat cruise on the famous Kazinga channel at 3pm, this is a 36kms channel linking Lake George – Lake Edward. Here you can see land and water Adapted Hippos and some slashing canines to each other and the Nile Crocodile gaping along the Banks and Savannah version of Pigs the Warthog- Pumba of the award winning Lion King are a hallmark sign in this Animal home of Uganda nature. With your Binoculars along the peninsula you have a magnificent view of Birds and animals like the ever playing African Elephants in Waters as we sigh and reset Fatigue and stress, to point zero. Chimps trekking option: After breakfast head over to Kalinzu forest to trek chimps and enjoy the jungle.
Overnight Pumba safari cottages
DAY 8: TRANSFER TO ISHASHA SECTOR AND AFTERNOON GAME-DRIVE
After a relaxed breakfast we start the adventurous journey through the park to the southern Ishasha sector of Queen Elizabeth NP. If we are lucky we can see elephants, monkeys, beautiful birds and even big cats along the road-side. We arrive at the lodge for lunch and then in the afternoon head out for a game-drive to search for tree-climbing lions during our 12 days Uganda safari. The Ishasha sector is one of only two locations in Africa where the lions have the habit of regularly climbing the trees to rest. During the game-drive we also have chance to see topis, buffaloes and lovely scenery.
Overnight Topi Lodge
DAY 9: TRANSFER TO BWINDI MOUNTAINS VIA ISHASHA’S TREE-CLIMBING LIONS
In the morning we make the journey through the park to the southern Ishasha sector known for tree-climbing lions. Here we will drive off for a game-drive in this adventurous vast savannah area with topis, and the southern version of elephants to hopefully get the lions high in the fig tree branches. After the game-drive transfer through to Bwindi Impenetrable forest. It is a beautiful drive as we journey from savannah, through villages, cultivated hills and on to the forest covered mountains of Bwindi where you next day will have the final highlight of this Uganda adventure safari.
Overnight in Buhoma Community Rest Camp
DAY 10: GORILLA TREKKING DAY- BWINDI IMPENETRABLE NATIONAL PARK
Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is the home to the forest giants that are friendly to human beings, the mountain gorillas, and here you will have one of the highlight of this 12 days Uganda safari; the gorilla trekking. In the morning you head into the jungle in a group with a specialized guide and trek up to the point where the gorillas are. You then get to spend one hour with these gentle giants. This Impenetrable Forest is as well full of birds, butterfly and plant species plus forest hog, forest elephants. After the trekking your guide picks you and make the drive to Lake Bunyonyi, which is offers beautiful scenic nature and a chance for a swim
Overnight Lake Bunyonyi Eco resort.
DAY 11: TRANSFER TO LAKE MBURO, THE ‘ZEBRA MAGNET’
After breakfast leave the peaceful island and continue our 12 days Uganda safari by driving through the Hilly areas. Arrive at the lodge by Lake Mburo National Park in time for lunch. Head in to the park and game drive for view of zebras, giraffes, topis, warthogs, cape buffaloes and impalas.
Overnight in Rwakobo rock
DAY 12: : EARLY MORNING SAFARI WALK AND TRANSFER TO ENTEBBE AIRPORT
Get early up for a safari walk by the lodge chance to see zebras, waterbucks, birds and buffaloes in their day break jungle life! Go back to the lodge for breakfast before starting the transfer towards Entebbe. Along the way we make a stop by the Equator, where you can have the experience of standing with one foot on either side of the southern and northern hemisphere. Connect to Entebbe where your guide drops you in time for an evening flight as we have reached the end of your 11 days Uganda safari.
COME TRAVEL WITH MIRAMA HILLS SAFARI