This 12 days wildlife camping safari Uganda will take you to some of Uganda’s best camping sites as you engage in the memorable wildlife viewing, culture exploration and breathtaking tours that will offer an experience that last a life-time. The wildlife camping safari Uganda is affordable, safe, memorable and pocket friendly.
On this 12 day wildlife camping safari Uganda you will explore the most impressive game parks in Uganda. The wildlife camping safari Uganda can be tailored to suit all-travelers’ needs and budgets. Just tell us your budget and interests, we will organize a tour of your choice ranging from wildlife safari to extreme adventure tours.
- Game drives/Game Viewing
- Launch Cruises
- Road Trips
- Culture Immersion Experience
Day 1: Pick up from the airport and transfer to camping grounds
You will be met on arrival at Entebbe International Airport by our driver/guide and be transferred to hotel/camping grounds in Kampala/Mukono. Dinner and Overnight.
Day 2: Transfer to Murchison Falls National Park
After breakfast the safari departs. First stop is supermarket for any last minute purchases before we head off on safari. Afterwards we head to Murchison Falls National Park. We will drive north of the country with a stop at the Zziwa rhino sanctuary to view the 15 white rhinos that exist there after you will head to Masindi town with a lunch stop and stretch up then continue to the park on arrival check in and put up your tent then freshen up diner and overnight stay at Wild Camping
Day 3: Game Drive, Nile Launch Cruise and Hike to the top of the falls
You will wake up early for a quick breakfast and head straight for a game drive to see the early risers among which will be the giraffes, elephants, Kobs, buffaloes, water bucks, vervet monkeys, Olive Baboons, Patas monkey, Hartebeests and lions. You will then head back for your lunch meal after the 3 -4hours game drive in the wild.
After lunch you will embark on a boat ride that will take you about 2 hours and will give you an opportunity to watch the aquatic wildlife at closer distance. You will the disembark from the boat and hike to the top of the falls where the view is spectacular take lots of pictures there after head for the car since the driver will be waiting for you at the top of the falls to take you back for relaxation dinner and overnight at Wild Camping
Day 4: Transfer to Fort Portal.
Breakfast and head to fort portal with a lunch break and stretching to the country side as you enjoy the views of the landscape that come along with the drive, you will arrive In fort portal in the evening to freshen up dinner and overnight at Wild Camping at Primate Lodge Campsite / Kanyanchu River Camp
Day 5: Chimpanzee trekking and Bigodi Wetland walk
Wake up to a gorgeous breakfast treat and head for the briefing at the park headquarters before you head for the chimpanzee tracking experience while in the forest you will have company of the park rangers and finding the chimps you will have an hour to view how they feed play and relax take as many pictures as you want to keep the amazing memory of the experience.
After the activity you will head back for your lunch meal and in the afternoon hours head for the Bigodi wetland sanctuary walk that is also exciting and rewarding with great views of animals. There after head back for dinner and night relaxation at Primate Lodge Campsite or Kanyanchu River Camp.
Day 6: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park & Boat Cruise
After your early morning breakfast you will drive to Queen Elizabeth national park the journey will take you about three hours as you have a scenic view of the Rwenzori Mountains. Drive on to Queen Elizabeth National Park, put up your tents, enjoy an afternoon game drive and an evening boat cruise along the Kazinga Channel for more game viewing.
Day 7: Game drive & Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable Park
Early morning breakfast, then an early morning game drive, you will have views of game like the some of big four of the big five like lions, leopards, buffaloes and elephants, antelope species like water bucks, Kobs, bushbucks among others, jackals and other wild game you would have missed the previous day. After the game drive we shall drive to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. The drive will take you passing through the Ishasha sector in the south of Queen Elizabeth National Park. You will spend some time driving as you view the lions in the fig trees during day time.
Day 8: Gorilla trekking and Community walk.
Have breakfast and then get to the briefing point before heading to the forest.You will be briefed after which you will head for trekking to track for the rare mountain gorillas. Trekking might take you 2 to 8 hours to find the giant Gorillas depending on their movement; the activity is strenuous but then amazing in finding the gorillas. You will have an hour with the gorillas them head to the campsite to relax. In the evening hours go for the Batwa people exploration thereafter be back for dinner and overnight at Wild Camping
Day 9: Transfer to Lake Bunyonyi.
After breakfast, embark on the transfer to Lake Bunyonyi passing through the Kigezi Highlands while there you will take on a boat ride to gain impressive views of Lake Bunyonyi. You also take a walk on some of the Islands to explore the heritage of the local people, their local schools, and their traditional food preparation methods, their traditional performances after all the activities you will head to the lodge for dinner and overnight camping at Resort Camp.
Day 10: Transfer to Lake Mburo National Park.
Breakfast, then drive to Lake Mburo National Park, drive through the amazing landscapes of south western Uganda. On arrival in Mbarara you will stop at Igongo Cultural Center for traditional lunch meal. You will then proceed to lake Mburo while there engage in the afternoon boat cruise along the lake there are possible sights of impressive Hippos, Nile crocodiles, a variety of birds species like the African Fish eagle and more. You can also enjoy a night game drive to explore the game in their hidouts. Then head to for relaxation, dinner and overnight at Wild Camping at Rwonyo.
Day 11: Morning game walk and Banyankole Community tour.
After breakfast, head on a stunning game walk as you pass through the fascinating Savannah ecosystem and enjoying the game that is harbored there as you enjoy taking in the views and take pictures. While engaging in the game walk you will earn yourself an opportunity to sight game like the Rothschild giraffes, Impala, Burchell’s Zebra, Topis, Warthogs, waterbucks, bushbucks, and elands. Thenback to the lodge for relaxation, lunch after which you will head for the Enyemebwa Cultural center to explore the exterior and interior of the local thatched huts, the views of the cattle Kraal, the crop gardens, and banana plantations. You will enjoy a traditional performance before heading for dinner and overnight at Wild Camping at Rwonyo.
Day 12: Transfer to Kampala
After a delicious breakfast meal, drive to Kampala which is about 4hours with a stop at the Equator where a North Pole-South Pole demonstrating wave and water direction moves clockwise and anti-clockwise in different poles. You will have lunch at the Equator and continue to Kampala arriving in the afternoon for relaxation and overnight at Camping at Back Packers Hostel
Prices for this 12 days Wildlife Camping safari Uganda start from 2,650 USD per person for 2 people!
(For one person and more than 2 people contact us for a quote)
END OF SAFARI
- An English speaking full-time professional guide/driver
- All park entry fees
- Camping Accommodation- Full board while on safari
- Ziwa Rhino trekking fees
- Gorilla Tracking Permit
- Chimpanzee Tracking Permit
- Transport (in a 4 x 4 safari vehicle)
- Boat cruise fees
- Ferry crossings
- Touring and Photography
- Lunches enroute
- Ranger guide
- Bottled drinking water
- Accommodation facilities while in Kampala hotels
- Any optional or extra activity not involved in the itinerary
- International flights
- Other personal expenses like buying of crafts, cigars, souvenirs, tips, laundry services, and drinks
- Sport fishing
- Trekking Chimpanzees in Budongo Forest -Kaniyo Pabidi Forests
- Semuliki National Park tour