7 Days Tour Murchision Falls, Queen Elizabeth & Bwindi Forest

Overview

This tour takes you to Murchison Falls, Queen Elizabeth and Bwindi Impenetrable National Parks. Murchison falls has an interesting activity called the top of the falls where the river Nile explodes through a narrow gorge and flows down. In this wondering experience Hippos, waterbucks and buffaloes are expected to be seen. Queen Elizabeth National Park form the most diverse ecosystems in Africa. The Park is the home of the famous tree climbing lions, topi, Uganda Kob, hyenas, elephants, baboons, hippos and a lot of primates like Chimpanzees and more. Launch trip will also be done along kazinga channel between Lake George and Edward. And Bwindi National Park isbest known for gorillas, these gorillas are interesting to see that will leave you with the best memories ever for awonderful experience. Other mammals include buffaloes, black-fronted duikers, leopards, bushbucks, forest hogs and elephants.

Safari Highlights

Day1: From Kampala to Murchision Falls National Park

Day2: Game drive and boat cruise in Murchision Falls

Day3: From Murchision Falls to Queen Elizabeth National park

Day4: Game drive and boat cruise in Queen Elizabeth

Day5: Queen Elizabeth to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Day6: Gorilla Tracking

Day7: From Bwindi to Lake Mburo National Park

 Trip Itinerary

Day 1: Kampala to Murchison Falls National Park

From Hotel, drive to Murchison Falls National park, lunch at Masindi. Then drive to the top of the falls, the Park is Uganda’s largest National Park which measures about 3840 square kilometres together with Karuma and Bugungu wildlife reserve. The vegetation of the park is savannah, riverine forest and wood land. Murchison Falls National Park is mostly known for its wildlife like giraffe, leopards, elephants, lions, Uganda kob and many others. Nocturnal species common in this area are; Spotted and Verreaux’s Owls, and a plethora of spectacular Nightjars, such as Long-tailed and Pennat-winged Nightjar, The mind-blowing Standard-winged Nightjar. transfer to to paraa safari lodge/sambiya River lodge/ Red chilli/ Chobe safari lodge/ Nile safari lodge for dinner and overnight.

Day2: Game drive and boat cruise

After breakfast go for a game drive where you may see Buffaloes, Uganda kob, Elephants and many others, then return for lunch. After lunch go for a boat cruise to the bottom of the falls where you may see lots of hippos, crocodiles, elephants. Then return for an overnight at to paraa safari lodge/sambiya River lodge/ Red chilli/ Chobe safari lodge/ Nile safari lodge

Day 3: Murchision Falls to Queen Elizabeth National Park.

After breakfast head to Queen Elizabeth National park, the park is the most popular tourist destination in Uganda and is one of the oldest National parks in Uganda. Queen Elizabeth National park is located in western Uganda in districts of Kamwenge, Kasese, Bushenyi and Rukungiri.Overnight at Mweya safari lodge/ jacana safari lodge/ Queen Elizabeth safari lodge/ samba safari camp.

Day 4: Queen Elizabeth National Park

Go for agame drive in the Park after breakfast, you may see the big five; lions, Buffaloes, Elephants, Giant forest hog, Waterbucks, Bushbucks and Kobs. You may also see birds like jacana, shoebill and pelican. An overnight at Mweya safari lodge/ jacana safari lodge/ Queen Elizabeth safari lodge/ samba safari camp.

Day 5: Queen Elizabeth National park to Bwindi National Park

After breakfast go to Bwind, Bwindi impenetrable National park is located in East Africa in southern western part of Uganda,Bwndi is located on the Eastern edge of Albertine rift valley along the Democratic Republic of Congo which borders next to the Virunga National park. The park is part of the Bwindi Impenetrable forest. You will have an overnight at Buhoma community Rest camp/ Silver back lodge/ Gorilla forest camp/ Mahogany springs/ Nkuringo Gorilla campsite.

Day 6: Mountain Gorilla tracking.

Take breakfast, then head to the park headquarters for briefing, orientation and meeting the guides, you will then be separated into groups depending on which gorilla group given. The guide will lead you through the gorilla paths in the thick Bwindi Impenetrable rain forests searching for gorillas. Once gorillas are tracked you will be given one hour interaction and taking photos. You will have packed lunch ready with you. After tracking depending on time and energy you may take a community walk to visit the Native Batwa community and have cultural entertainment. You will have a second night at Buhoma community Rest camp/ Silver back lodge/ Gorilla forest camp/ Mahogany springs/ Nkuringo Gorilla campsite.

Day 7: Leave Bwindi National Park for Kampala.

After breakfast, checkout and head to Kampala, you will stop in Mbarara for lunch and at the equator for crafts and photos. Arrive Kampala in the late afternoon.

The Safari Price quotations include: Transport with fuel, an English-Speaking driver, Water within the Vehicle, accommodation, park fees, boat fee and all meals. It however doesn’t include alcoholic drinks, laundry, and any additional personal purchases.