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Ultimate Uganda Safari

  • Safari Information
  • - Departure; Scheduled and tailor-made departure dates
  • - Duration; 12 Days / 11 Nights
  • - Lodging; Safari lodges
  • - Group Size; Minimum 2
  • - Note: Travel insurance is compulsory for all safaris
Day 1: Entebbe
- Arrive Entebbe for the start of your Ugandan Safari.
- On arrival met and driven to Lake Victoria Hotel, Entebbe.
- Accommodation: Lake Victoria Hotel (Bed and Breakfast)

Day 2: Murchison Falls National Park
- Early start to the day and a drive to the Murchison Falls National Park.
- Murchison Falls National Park is Uganda's largest park.
- Home to elephant, buffalo, all the big cats as well as large populations of hippos and huge crocodiles.
- Her bird life is prolific, the Shoebill Stork being a sought after rarity.
- Accommodation: Nile Safari Camp (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Day 3: Murchison Falls National Park
- Game drives and walks within the park.
- A certain highlight is the boat cruise to the base of the Murchison Falls.
- We also visit the top of the falls today.
- Accommodation: Nile Safari Camp (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Day 4: Murchison Falls National Park
- Explore southern region of park, near the Budongo Forest.
- Visit Kaniyo Pabidi Eco tourist site.
- Accommodation: Rest Camp (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Days 5 - 6: Kibale Forest
- Chimp trekking & bird watching are the highlights in this area of Uganda.
- Game drives and walking safaris are options.
- Accommodation: Ndali Lodge (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Day 7: Queen Elizabeth National Park
- Game drives, boat cruise, chimp trekking, bird-watching.
- The Kazinga Channel is a highlight with an amazing bird count.
- Queen Elizabeth National Park is world famous for her "tree climbing Lions".
- Accommodation: Jacana Lodge (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Day 8: Queen Elizabeth National Park
- Within the Queen Elizabeth National Park we game drive to the Ishasha region.
- Searching for Elephants, lions and trying our hand at spotting some of Africa's rarest bird species.
- Accommodation: Tented Camp (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Day 9: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
- A morning game drive in the Ishasha region of the Park.
- After which we head off in the direction of the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.
- Accommodation: Gorilla Forest Camp (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Day 10: Gorilla trekking
- Gorilla trekking is the theme today.
- Treks can last up to 6 hours.
- The Mountain Gorillas are waiting in anticipation for your visit.
- Accommodation: Gorilla Forest Camp (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Day 11: Entebbe
- Return to Entebbe via Kampala markets and curio stalls.
- Afternoon at your leisure.
- Accommodation: Lake Victoria Hotel (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Day 12: Safari ends
- Ngamba Island Chimpanzee sanctuary excursion.
- Bird-watching around Lake Victoria.
- Transfer to flight in the afternoon.
- (Breakfast)


  • Safari Includes
  • - Airport transfers to / from Entebbe
  • - Meet & greet service with full briefing
  • - All transportation and transfers by boat and 4x4 customized vehicle
  • - All accommodation as set out on full itinerary in quality lodges and/or tented camps
  • - Park fees and all game drives
  • - Boat cruises (normally one on Kazinga Channel, and one on the Nile)
  • - Guided forest walk in Kibale Forest (on 12 day itinerary)
  • - Guided forest walk in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest as applicable
  • - Meals, fully inclusive except the first night which is always bed & breakfast
  • - Services of a driver/professional guide
  • - Excursion to Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Sanctuary by boat, and entrance fees
  • - Passenger and public liability insurance
  • - Guides carry mobile phones for 24-hour communication
  • - 24-hour emergency number available to all guests & families
  • Safari Excludes
  • - Drinks, tips, visas, items of a personal nature, travel insurance and flights
  • - Gorilla tracking permits
  • - Chimpanzee tracking permits at Kibale, Chamburu or Budongo Forests
  • - Chimpanzee forest walk permit on Ngamba Island
  • - Christmas, New Year and Easter Supplements
  • - Any optional extras such as forest walks, canoe and boat trips for example, refer to final itinerary

  • Rates from: US$ 4470.00
  • Per person sharing
  • Rates are in US Dollars
  • *Rates may vary according to season
  • Flights (return);
  • UK - UGAN; from £ 482
  • USA - UGAN; from $ 1065
  • EUR - UGAN; from € 570
  • Subject to availability & T&C's


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  • Getting to Uganda

  • Getting to Uganda
  • Entebbe International Airport is the main point of entry into Uganda when flying from outside or within Africa. Airlines that fly into Entebbe are Turkish Airlines, KLM, SAA and Emirates to mention a few.
  • It is from Entebbe that most safaris will depart.
  • Safaris are best combined with either a Kenya and/ or Tanzania safari package.
  • Uganda Map

  • Uganda Map
  • Map of Uganda featuring Uganda, Kampala, Lake Victoria, Queen Elizabeth, Kibali, Bwindi Impenetrable National Parks.
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  • This Google Map by Uyaphi pin points most (if not all) the lodges and safari camps that are used when on Safari in Uganda.
  • Switch between Satellite and Map views to see the areas from above.
  • Malaria in Uganda

  • Malaria in Uganda
  • Because of the tropical climate and high rainfall Malaria is common, the time of year on travels also plays a factor.
  • Malaria is found in all areas of Uganda, one must use the utmost of care when travelling here.
  • Please consult your doctor or travel clinic before departing for your safari.
  • Prophylaxis is recommended for all travellers.
  • Uganda Weather

  • Uganda Weather
  • The rain season is Mar-May
  • Light rain season is Nov-Dec
  • Wet seasons are Mar-May & Oct-Nov
  • Dry seasons are Dec-Feb & Jun-Aug
  • Rainfall is between 500mm - 2500 mm
  • Humidity is between 70% -100%
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  • Remember that Uganda enjoys ideal weather conditions, warm in the tropical lowland region and cool in the Kigezi highlands.
  • Uganda Distance Table

  • Uganda Distance Table
  • Kampala to Bwindi Park 530km
  • Kampala to Kibale Park 350km
  • Kampala to Kidepo Park 840km
  • Kampala to Lake Mburo 230km
  • Kampala to Murchison Falls 350km
  • Kampala to Queen Elizabeth 435km
  • Kampala to Entebbe 40km
  • Kampala to Ruwenzori 265km
  • Kampala to Jinja 80km