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10 Day Uganda Wildlife Viewing, Chimpanzee Trekking and Gorilla Trekking Safari

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Day 1: Arrival in Uganda

Pass By: Airport Transfer Entebbe, Kampala Uganda
Arrival at Entebbe Airport where you will be welcomed by a Mushra Travel Agency staff. You will be transfer to the Hotel where you will spend a night.

Meals included:
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight at Marie's Royal Hotel, a 3 start Hotel

Day 2: Kampala to Murchison Falls National Park

Stop At: Paraa Masindi, Murchison Falls National Park Uganda
After breakfast, you will drive through Kampala City center en route to Murchison Falls. It’s a long trip, we will make two stops for snacks, lunch and also make a stop at the Rhino Sanctuary for guided tour of Uganda's only Rhino Park. You will get to Murchison Falls late afternoon
Duration: 1 day

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner: The tour offers Vegetarian, Vegan, Halal and Regular meals like rice fish.
Accommodation included: Overnight at Murchison River Lodge (Full board - Lodging, Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner).

Day 3: Wildlife Viewing in Murchison Falls National Park

Stop At: Paraa Masindi, Murchison Falls National Park Uganda
After breakfast, the day starts with a game drive on the northern bank of the Nile to look for lions, elephants, giraffes, hartebeest and different bird species. After game drives, you will go for, nature walks and tops of the falls hike. At the top you are treated to the breathtaking sight of the Falls. About 300 – 400 cubic meters per second of Nile waters force through a tiny gorge of about 7 meters to plunge into a violent tempest about 42 meters below.

In the afternoon, you will go for a boat cruise on the river Nile for game viewing in the afternoon.
Duration: 1 day

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight at Murchison River Lodge (Full board - Lodging, Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner).

Day 4: Murchison Falls to Kibale National Park

Stop At: Kibale Forest National Park - Chimpanzee Tracking, Fort Portal Uganda
After breakfast, you will transfer to Kibale Forest National Park. You will be received by a Mushra Travel Agency representative at the lodge. You will spend a night in Kibale and prepare for chimpanzee trekking.
Duration: 1 day

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight at Kibale Forest Camp (Full board - Lodging, Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner).

Day 5: Chimpanzee Trekking in Kibale National Park

Stop At: Kibale Forest National Park - Chimpanzee Tracking, Fort Portal Uganda
The day starts with exciting chimp trekking. Enjoy a guided nature walk in the tropical rainforest in search of the chimpanzee, red-tailed monkey, black-and-white colobus monkey and many others. You will learn about the chimps, follow their daily activities, learn more about their way of life.

You will return to the lodge after trekking.
Duration: 1 day

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight at Kibale Forest Camp (Full board - Lodging, Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner).

Day 6: Kibale Forest National Park to Queen Elizabeth National Park

Stop At: Queen Elizabeth National Park, 410 kilometers from Kampala, Kasese Uganda
After breakfast, we transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park. We drive through beautiful landscapes and see crater lakes. You will start the tour of Queen Elizabeth National Park with a guided tour of Katwe Explosion Crater where traditional salt harvest in various forms has taken place for over 500 years.

The guided tour shows you the various ways salt is produced. In ancient times, Salt produced here was seen and treated like precious metal and control of the Lake was fought over by various Kingdoms in Western Uganda.
Duration: 1 day

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight at Buffalo Safari Lodge (Full board - Lodging, Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner).

Day 7: Queen Elizabeth National Park Boat Cruise and Game Drives

Stop At: Queen Elizabeth National Park, 410 kilometers from Kampala, Kasese Uganda
Start the morning with a game drive. We search for lions, elephants, buffaloes and other wild animals in their natural habitat before returning for lunch.

In the afternoon, you will for a boat cruise along the Kazinga Channel. Watch out for hundreds of bird species that can be sighted, elephants, buffaloes and hundreds of hippos that are cooling off at the shores, this cruise will definitely be one of the highlights of your safari.
Duration: 1 day

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight at Buffalo Safari Lodge (Full board - Lodging, Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner).

Day 8: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park

Stop At: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Kanungu Uganda
After breakfast, we will transfer to the home of the endangered mountain gorillas, Bwindi. You will drive through the parks popular sector Ishasha which is home to climbing lions. You will spend as much time as possible taking pictures and proceed to Bwindi arriving in the evening.
Duration: 1 day

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight at Trekkers Tarven Cottages ( Full board - Lodging, Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner).

Day 9: Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Stop At: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Kanungu Uganda
After an early breakfast, we will head to the Headquarters of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park for an orientation plus meeting the guides as well as separation into the groups basing on which gorilla group you are to be tracking.

From there you will set off for your thrilling experience of the Gorillas. Hiking within this mysterious and wonderful forest offers quite a lot to see as you make your way to see the Mountain Gorillas. Look out for additional primates, butterflies, mammals and birds. The trekking will entail thorough climbing before you come face to face with the Mountain Gorillas, watching them only a few meters away. You will see the baby with the mothers, the gorillas partaking their every day routine just right in front of you. Because of tourists like you, we have worked with communities to protect the Gorillas. Our Fair Tourism model supports communities around Buhoma to protect the Gorillas. You will personally see how they are thriving within the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.

After trekking, you will go for a tour of the Pygmies community and also have a self-guided birding evening around the premises. Look out for the Black Bee-Eater, Dusky Tit, Brown-capped Warbler, the Yellow-billed and Yellow-spotted Barbets, the African and Black-and-white Shryke-Flycatcher, Common Stonechat, Brown-throated and Chestnut Wattle-eyes, a number of Apalis Species, Equatorial Akalat, Slaty Flycatcher, White-bellied Robin-Chat, the Olive-green and Grey-backed Camaropteras,White-chinned Prinnia, Green Hylia, Short-tailed Warbler, White-tailed Anti-thrush, Cape Wagtail, Grey-capped Warbler, Grauer's Warbler, Grauer's Rush Warbler, White-browed Crombec, the list is long.
Duration: 1 day

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight at Trekkers Tarven Cottages ( Full board - Lodging, Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner).

Day 10: Bwindi to Entebbe and Flight Back Home

Pass By: Airport Transfer Entebbe, Kampala Uganda
You will start the journey back to Entebbe immediately after breakfast. You make a stop over at the Equator crossing for experimental pictures and proceed to Entebbe Airport, arriving in time for your flight.

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
No accommodation included on this day.
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