Murchison Falls National Park sits on the shore of Lake Albert, in northwest Uganda. It’s known for Murchison
Falls, where the Victoria Nile River surges through a narrow gap over a massive drop. Park wildlife includes
elephants and hippos, and there are chimpanzees in the Kaniyo Pabidi mahogany forest. The Lake Albert Delta is
home to rare shoebill storks. There are game fish in the cascades of Karuma Falls.
Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is a biodiverse, mountainous area in southwest Uganda. Its home to the
world’s remaining mountain gorillas, who feed on roots, leaves and fruits from the park’s many tree and fern
species. Restricted numbers of viewing permits help protect the endangered gorilla families. In the park, rough paths
weave amid dense forests, which are home to many butterflies and birds.
Day 1: Kampala – Murchison falls national park.
On this day you will be picked up from your accommodation by a representative of Mice Uganda to
Murchison falls National Park where the Victoria Nile River surges through a narrow gap over a massive drop.
Park wildlife includes elephants and hippos, and there are chimpanzees in the Kaniyo Pabidi mahogany forest. The
Lake Albert Delta is home to rare shoebill storks. There are game fish in the cascades of Karuma Falls.
You will be briefed on your trip and then drive towards Murchison falls national park, you will have a
stopover at Zziwa Rhino Sanctuary in Nakasongora. After rhino tracking you will have your Lunch and
then proceed towards the national park.
On arrival a Cold Scented Towel to cool your face as you will be provided as you are in the dry hot Savannah of
Uganda; followed by chilled welcome drink serenaded by the Cultural Troupe of Acholi, check in, relax by the
6.00pm Welcome cocktails, Sundowners and snacks will be served on the Terrace overlooking the
Beautiful Pool and River Nile as it cascades on its journey to Egypt. You shall marvel at this site as you
are wowed by the view in front of you.
7.30pm Group Dinner in the Lodge restaurant.
After Dinner Enjoy the camp fire as you listen to the story of the Acholi people of Uganda as told by the
local story teller.
Retire to your room at Leisure.
Overnight at Chobe Safari Lodge (Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner).
Day 2: Game drive and Boat cruise.
After an early morning warm up tea/coffee with a muffin, 6:30am you will transfer Paraa side with a mini
6:30 am depart Chobe Safari Lodge and Head into the National Park for your first phase of the game
drive in the Murchison Falls National Park while doing a game drive Game Reserve as you work your
way to the National Park.
8.30 am to 10.00am Bush Breakfast at the Top of the Murchison Falls national Park.
After breakfast you continue on your game drive to the northern bank in search of animals like: lions,
leopards, elephants, giraffes, hartebeests, oribis, Uganda kobs, buffaloes among other animal and bird
species that your guide will help you spot. This will see you return to check in at Paraa Safari lodge and
relax by the pool
12.30– 1.30pm Group Lunch.
02.00 – 5.00pm Three hours boat ride on the Nile River to the bottom of falls where you will have the
opportunity to view Animals like; hippos, crocodiles, waterbucks, buffaloes and elephants on the river
05.00 pm Return to your lodge freshen up and have a relaxed time at the Bar before the Group Dinner.
Retire at leisure
.Overnight at Paraa safari lodge. (Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner). https://paraalodge.com/
Day 3: Murchison falls national park – Bwindi National park.
6.00am Early Morning Coffee and Muffins at Paraa Safari Lodge
6.30am Game drive at the Delta to see the wildlife not seen the day before and for better picture moments
as well as watch the Sunrise over the Savanah Park. This game drive will take you through the scenic
Buligi area west of Paraa to the Delta Point (where the Victoria Nile passes through the Norther tip of
Lake Albert to become the Albert Nile), and takes around three hours. Expect to see elephant, buffalo,
rare Rothschild giraffe, Jackson’s hartebeest and oribi. With luck, lion and perhaps even a leopard may be
9: 30Am Return for full breakfast and check out of the lodge.
12:00 pm transfer to Pakuba airstrip for your 1pm scheduled flight to Kihihi airstrip Bwindi national
park. Fly over the top of the Murchison Falls which gives you magnificent views.
03: 00pm You will find your Driver guides waiting for you at the air strip to transfer to the lodge FOR
5:00 pm you will have a cultural entertainment for Batwa – Bakiga and then camp fire dinner with Batwa
storytelling. Overnight at Gorilla Forest Camp/Ruhija Gorilla Lodge. (Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch &
Dinner) http://www.bwindigorillasafari.com or http://www.sanctuaryretreats.com/uganda-camps-
Day 4: Gorilla Tracking.
Today is your day for tracking the Gorilla’s. After an early but very powerful breakfast your driver/guide
will bring you to the starting point of your gorilla track. (Packed lunch will be provided). Before you start
the real tracking you will gather at the Uganda Wildlife Authority meeting area. Here you will find other
people as well who will track with you in the same group. A clear briefing will be given to you on what
you can expect during the day as well as safety rules and behavior when you are meeting the gentle
giants. After the introduction it is time for you to start searching for the Gorilla’s. Depending on where
the Gorillas are located we can never tell you how long it will take for you to see them. But please keep in
mind that it can be active, adventurous, sometimes a bit difficult but definitely a worth it experience, that
can last a full day. Return to the lodge in the afternoon and relax at the lodge. You will have a special
celebratory dinner at the lodge. Overnight at Gorilla Forest Camp/Ruhija Gorilla Lodge (Meal plan:
Breakfast, Lunch $ Dinner)
Day 5: Bwindi Impenetrable National park – Entebbe – Departure.
After your breakfast you will check out of the hotel and head to the Kihihi Airstrip for your flight out
back to Entebbe/ Kampala. On arrival you will be received by our representatives who will then transfer
you to departures for your flight out.
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