Murchison falls wild life tour and Kibale chimpanzee trekking 5 days
Double chimpanzee tracking and CHEX- chimpanzee tracking in Budongo forest and Kibale forest national park.
Day 1 – Transfer from Kampala to Murchison
Early Morning, drive through the famous Luwero Triangle and Masindi Town, Proceed to Murchison Falls NP via Budongo forest. Have lunch and drive to the top of the spectacular fall where you can see the Nile's perfected beauty, and marvel as it. Compresses and squeezes itself from over 1 kilometer wide down through a 7-meter canyon. The 150-meter drop of the falls creates a thunderous roar and a beautiful rainbow in a plume of spray - the best thing to ever happen to the Nile. Diner and overnight at Paraa safari lodge / Nile safari (luxury), Red chili campsite (budget).
After a cup of tea, embark on an early morning game drive on the northern bank where your guide will help you spot elephants, lions, Cape buffalo, rothchild's giraffes, hartebeasts, waterbucks, oribi, bushbucks, bohor reed bucks, hyenas, and on rare cases leopards. Return to the lodge for breakfast. . Relax at the swimming pool side. After lunch, you will safari upstream by boat to the calm Victoria Nile and the base of the falls just tens of meters from the "Devil's Cauldron." There you can marvel attoothsome hippos, crocodiles and over the 17-kilometer stretch you may also see elephants, waterbucks and Uganda kobs. This is also the habitat of many bird species including goliath herons, Egyptian geese, pelican bee-eaters, kingfishers, Hombills, cormorants and the rare shoebill stork. After taking shots of the photogenic Murchison Falls you will return for dinner and an overnight stay at Paraa safari lodge / Nile safari (luxury), Red chili campsite (budget).
Drive via the Albertaine Escarpment of the western Rift valley on the Masindi-Hoima-Fort portal road. This will be a long drive south via Hoima to Fort Portal, passing though verdant countryside and traditional homesteads and farms. Fort Portal rests in the shadow of the Fabled "Mountains of the Moon," The Journey is long! At least five hours of driving. Dinner and overnight at Ndali safari Lodge (luxury), Kibale forest camp(mid range), chimp nest (budget).
After breakfast, drive to Kibale Forest N/P head quartors for briefing and primate viewing. The activity starts at 8.00 am in the morning. An all day search for chimpanzees and other primates including phoestes, Red-Colobuses, Blues, Red-tailed and grey cheeked Mangabeys swinging through the dense forest and birds, butterflies and many small insects The guide will provide detailed explanations on not only primates, but also on all the forest's fauna and flora, ensuring that your walk is both informative and enjoyable. This walk is excellent for viewing bird life and primates in close quarters. A visit to Bigodi swamp eco-tourism site is amazing, as we shall encounter rare and beautiful flora and fauna. Lunch at the lodge, Dinner and overnight at Ndali safari Lodge (luxury), Kibale forest camp (mid range), chimp nest (budget).
Day 5: Return to Kampala
After breakfast, leisure at mid morning, set off for Kampala having lunch on the way, arriving early evening
The safari include;
-Transportation by 4x4 wheel drive
-Full board accommodation
-Top of the falls
-Park entry fees
-Chimpanzee Permit TO BE SECURED IN ADVANCE
-An English speaking guide
- Government taxes