5 Days Uganda Safari Tour
The 5 days Uganda safari tour is a combo safari experience. This 5 days Uganda safari tour combines wildlife and chimpanzee trekking. On this African safari tour in Uganda, you will go to QENP and Kibale Forest. While on this wildlife safari in Uganda you will enjoy game drive in Queen Elizabeth National Park. You have an opportunity on the 5 days Uganda safari tour for a boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel. This natural channel connects Lake George and Albert. The 5 days Uganda safari tour also enables you to track mans close relatives, the Chimpanzee. This will be in the famous Kibale Forest National Park. This tropical forest is home to more than 13 species of primates. This is one of the highest primate populations in the world!!!Find the 5 days Uganda safari tour itinerary below:
Day 1: KAMPALA – QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK
Our Uganda safari rep will be at hand to pick you up after breakfast. You will receive a briefing on the 5 days Uganda safari tour before departure. Drive through Kampala City driving west to Queen Elizabeth National Park following the mystical Ruwenzori Mountain Range. You will have a stop at the equator for a photo shoot. This will be followed by a stop in Mbarara where you will enjoy your lunch. Proceed to Queen Elizabeth National Park and check in at your Queen Elizabeth safari lodge. After a short rest, embark on an evening game drive. You wil be looking for lions, elephants, baboons among other wildlife. You will return back to Mweya Safari Lodge in time for dinner and overnight.
Day 2: QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK
Wake up to an early breakfast before embarking on a game drive. This will be 3 hours of intense game drive. On this day you will be out to see most of the savannah wildlife that you could not see earlier. You will return back to your lodge for a short rest and lunch. You will then be transferred to the jetty for the afternoon boat cruise. This is a boat ride on the Kazinga channel where you will enjoy a game drive on the boat. On return, enjoy a short drive to Mweya Safari Lodge in time for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: QENP – KIBALE FOREST NATIONAL PARK
You will depart after breakfast at 0800hrs to Kibale Forest National Park. This drive takes you through the countryside. You will enjoy the view of the Ruwenzori Mountain from a distance. You will arrive in Kibale Forest in time for lunch. After a short rest, enjoy some nature at the Bigodi Swamp. The area is known to be rich in bird life. You will return to Primate Lodge in time for dinner and overnight.
Day 4: KIBALE FOREST NATIONAL PARK
Wake up to an early breakfast at your lodge. With picnic lunch boxes in your bags head to the park headquarters. At 0730hrs you will be in time for chimpanzee tracking briefing. In groups, you will enjoy the morning chimp track. You will be accompanied by an armed ranger and a guide. While tracking chimpanzees in Kibale Forest National Park, you will also be looking for other primate. They include red-tailed monkeys, black and white colobus monkeys and many others. If you finish early and with energy, you can have a tour of the crater lakes. If you are tired after the walk, then it’s time to rest. You will have your dinner and sleep at the Primate Lodge.
Day 5: KIBALE FOREST – KAMPALA
Enjoy an early breakfast before you check pout of your Kibale Forest Accommodation. You will drive out of the forest and head to Kampala. You will arrive in the early afternoon. On arrival you will be dropped off at your hotel in Kampala.