Day 01 : Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park
You will be picked from the Airport or your doorstep and depart to Queen Elizabeth National Park, with various stop-overs at the equator, Igongo Cultural Center & Museum arriving in the park the evening. Dinner & Overnight at Mweya Safari Lodge. FB
Day 02 : Morning Game Drive and Afternoon Boat Cruise
A morning wake up call for an early morning breakfast. Our morning safari of Queen Elizabeth National park starts around 6:30am. We depart for a sunrise game drive on the northerly parts of the park along the Kasenyi track. It is at this time that the Big Cats are active on their daily hunts. We will drive around the crater Lakes in search of Leopards, Lions, Hyenas, Uganda Kobs and other wildlife. Later, return for breakfast and relax by the pool.
In the afternoon, take a boat cruise on the Kazinga for solitary Buffalo, Hippo and other animals at the edge of the channel as they cool off. European migrant birds like the terns and gulls congregate here in large flocks. Overnight at Mweya Safari lodge. FB
Day 3: Chimp Tracking in Kyambura Gorge
After breakfast, head to Kyambura Gorge for Chimpanzee Tracking. The gorge is part of the giant Rift Valley, the place where you will meet your chimpanzee group. The chimpanzees move daily building new nests each day. The chimpanzees are habituated, meaning that they are used to human beings. You will spot other wildlife and birds as you move along on your three hour time of tracking. Later in the afternooon, drive to the crater region where you will take a hire to the craters as you enjoy the beautiful scenery. Overnight at Mweya Safari lodge. FB
Day 4: Ishasha Sector –Queen Elizabeth National Park
After breakfast, depart to ishasha sector, in the afternoon take a game drive in Ishasha Plains in search of tree climbing Lions lazily lying on the fig trees. You may also see Leopards, herds of Buffaloes, Elephants, antelopes and lots of savannah birds. Dinner and Overnight at Ishasha wilderness Camp. FB
Day 5: Ishasha – Departure
After breakfast at visit the nearby river gurgling by and morning birds chirping away, in the distance some animals are moving away. Have another drive through the Ishasha Plains taking another look and last look at the tree climbing lions and the abundance of wildlife found in that part of the park. Later drive back to Kampala and be transferred to the Airport to take the flight back.
End of the Safari