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Day 1: Arrival and Transfer to Hotel.

You will be met by our tour representative at the airport who will transfer you to the hotel, overnight at Boma Hotel (mid-range) Airport Guest House (budget) on Bed and breakfast.

Day 2: Kampala to Murchison Falls National Park.

Pick up from your hotel after breakfast and drive to Murchison falls National Park enrute visit the Zziwa Rhino sanctuary for the Rhino experience. This is the only home for the Rhinos in the wild here in Uganda. Enjoy a Rhino tracking experience and then proceed for lunch at Masindi town. Thereafter enter the park and proceed for the top of the falls hike. The River Nile explodes violently forming a very powerful water fall. This is an experience that brings all the senses into play. Watch waves of white water tumble hypnotically through this six-meter chasm, listen to the roar, taste the spray on your face and foot the rock shake beneath your feet. Proceed to Paraa safari lodge (up market) Murchison River lodge midrange/ Budget for dinner and overnight.

Day 3: Game Drive and Boat Cruise in Murchison Falls National Park

After breakfast, go for a game drive. This park is the Uganda’s largest National park and measures about 3840 square Km together with Karuma and Bugungu wild life reserve. The vegetation of the park is Savannah, river line forest and wood land, during your game drive, you will see a variety of wildlife such as Giraffes, Leopards, Elephants, Lions, Uganda Kobs and many more. Nocturnal species common in this area are spotted and verreaux’s owls and Aplethora of spectacular nightjar such as long tailed and penna winged night jar. The mind blowing standard winged Night jar. Return for lunch and then go for an afternoon boat cruise to the bottom of the falls where you may see lots of Hippos, Crocodiles and Elephants. Return to paraa Safari lodge, Murchison River for dinner and overnight.

Day 4: Murchison Falls National Park to Queen Elizabeth National Park.

After breakfast head to Queen Elizabeth National ParkQueen. Elizabeth National Park is the most popular tourist destination in Uganda and is one of the oldest National park in the country with a range of animals and bird species. Dinner and overnight at Mweya safari lodge (up market) Bush lodge (midrange/ budget)

Day 5: Game Drive and Boat Cruise in Elizabeth National Park

Go for a game drive in the park after breakfast, you may see animals like Lions, Buffalos, Elephants, Giant forest hog, Water bucks, Bush bucks, Kobs. You may also see birds like falcon, shoebill and pelican; later in the afternoon go for a boat cruise along Kazinga channel where you may sport different animal species such as Crocodiles, Hippos, herds of Buffalos and Elephants slopping down for water as well as different bird species. Return for dinner and overnight at Mweya safari lodge/ Engangi lodge/ Bush lodge.

Day 6: Visit Ishasha, Queen Elizabeth National Park

An early morning breakfast and prepare for a transfer to Ishasha sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park, this wood land sector is well known for the tree climbing lions, arrival and check in at Ishasha wildness camp/ Ishasha Jungle lodge, savannah resort hotels and enjoy your lunch. In the afternoon enjoy a game drive at the ishasha in search for this tree climbing lions. Return for your dinner and overnight at Ishasha wildness camp (up market) Ishasha jungle lodge, (midrange) Savannah resort hotel (Budget)

Day 7: Queen Elizabeth National Park to Lake Mburo National Park

After breakfast transfer to Lake Mburo National Park. This park is well known for large herds of zebras. As you enter the park, you will see the indigenous long horned Ankole cattle grazing along the way. Check in at Mihingo lodge (luxury) Rwakobo Rock (midrange), Eagles nest (budget) for dinner and overnight.

Day 8: Game Drive and Transfer to Kampala.

Start your day with an early morning game drive, residents in the park include Zebras, Impalas, Wart hogs, Buffalos, Giraffes and different kinds of bird species including the rare Shoe bill stork that may be spotted. Return for your breakfast and thereafter transfer to Kampala. You will have a stopover at the Equator for lunch and photographs and thereafter proceed to Kampala. Arrive in time for a transfer to Entebbe International airport to catch up with your international flight.

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