13 Days Uganda Holiday Safari

Uganda Holiday Safari
$4620 pp (USD)

2 People | Leaves: Any Day

Destination: Murchison Falls NP, Kibale Forest National Park, Queen Elizabeth National Park, Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, Ssese Islands

Activities: Boat Rides, Game Drives, Gorilla Trekking, Chimpanzee Tracking, Beach Holiday

13 Days Uganda Holiday Safari


Uganda is Africa condensed with the best of everything the continent has to offer it’s the home of the longest river, Nile river in the world, tallest mountain range in Africa, the glacier capped mountain Rwenzori, Lake Victoria the largest fresh water lake in Africa, highest concentration of the primates in the world including 45% of the remaining mountain gorillas roams it’s forests Bwindi and Mgahinga natural forests, the birds in the western, eastern northern,free flowing waters, dense vegetation with huge tropical forested trees Mabira forests,

Tour Highlights

  • Big five game safari route to Murchison Falls
  • Savannah Game Drives
  • River Boat Ride Safaris
  • Chimpanzee Tracking Safaris
  • Gorilla Trekking Adventure
  • Holiday relaxation in Ssese Islands


  • Day 1: Transfer to Murchison Falls National Park
  • Day 2: Murchison Falls Game drive and Launch cruise
  • Day 3: Transfer to Kibale National park – Fort portal
  • Day 4: Queen Elizabeth National park Uganda
  • Day 5: Queen Elizabeth National park Game drive and launch cruise
  • Day 6: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
  • Day 7: Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.
  • Day 8: Kisoro Town
  • Day 9: Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
  • Day 10: Kisoro – Ssese Islands
  • Day 11: Ssese island beach holiday
  • Day 12: Transfer to Entebbe Airport for Departure

See Detailed Itinerary

Safari Itinerary

DAY 1:Transfer to Murchison Falls National Park

After an early breakfast, Your guide pick you up from your hotel and set out for Murchison Falls national park via Masindi town arrive at the park. It is named because of the spectacular Murchison Falls, where the world’s longest  Nile river detonates fervently through a tapered crevice in the Rift Valley escarpment to thrust into a foaming pool 43m below. on your way , you will visit the Zziwa rhino sanctuary.

This sanctuary was set up to reintroduce rhinoceros to Uganda which had become extinct in 1982. This 70 square kilometer sanctuary in an immaculate bush country is currently home to the only wild rhinos in Uganda. The long term goal is to build a sustainable rhino population and move rhinos back to their original habitat in Uganda’s protected areas. Wildlife populations have largely recovered from the poaching of the 1980s; in the lush borassus grassland to the north of the Nile, elephant, buffalo, giraffe and a variety of antelope are regularly encountered on game drives, while lion are seen with increasing incidence.

Visit the top of the falls. You will have an opportunity to see the Nile’s beauty perfected as you watch the Nile water fall into a 45 meter plunge, forming a rainbow. And then later your will retire for dinner and over night at.

Budget- Reds Chillis Banda
Moderate -Sambiya River lodge
Up Market – Paraa Lodge / Nile Safari Lodge

Day 2:Game drive and Launch cruise

Early in the morning, you will take a cup of coffee and then go for a game drive where you will encounter Giraffes, Lions, Elephants, baboons, and a number of different antelopes. Return to the lodge for mid morning breakfast and then later in the after noon, In the after lunch go for a boat cruise on the Victoria Nile upstream to the base of the Murchison falls.

Expected are Hippos, crocodiles, Water bucks, and a wide variety of bird species. Reach the “Devils Cauldron” where you will take a clear view of the majestic falls. Return for dinner and over night.

Budget- Reds Chillis Banda
Moderate -Sambiya River lodge
Up Market – Paraa Lodge / Nile Safari Lodge

Day 3:Kibale National Park Uganda ( 7-8 hours)

Check out Murchison Falls national Park and drive to Kibale Forest national park , The ride takes you through the verdant country side of the Albertine Escarpment . The drive will take you through the village of Kagadi and Hoima with lunch en route.

Budget – Chimps nest Moderate – Primates Lodge Kanyankyu Cottages,

Up Market – Ndali Lodge..

Day 4:Chimpanzee tracking and transfer to Queen Elizabeth Np.

Early morning breakfast and then track the Kibale Forest to search for Man’s closet cousins the Chimpanzees.(persons must be of a minimum age of 15 years).

The forest is also home to other primates like grey cheeked mangabeys, baboons and vervet monkeys. . In the after noon, you will transfer to Queen Elizabeth Np . You will visit the crater lakes region and then transfer for dinner and over night at

Budget – Albertine Camp
Moderate – Hippo Hill Camp
Luxury – Mweya Safari lodge/ Jacana safari lodge

Day 5:Game drive and launch cruise.

Wake up early in the mornings and take cup of tea or coffee. Go for a game drive along Kasenyi track to see the herds of Buffalo, Elephant, Warthog and Lion. Return to the lodge for mid morning break fast. After lunch, a two-hour launch cruise along the Kazinga channel proffers visitors a unique opportunity to encounter at close quarters hippo and a variety of bird species common to the park. The prolific bird life is colorful and astonishing with well over 550 resident species. Dinner and overnight at your lodge.


After breakfast drive to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park through picturesque panorama where the overriding topography is of terraced farmland and deep valleys, Ishasha sector for the tree climbing lions, Lunch enroute,  dinner and overnight at
Gorilla Resort Camp or Lake Kitandara tented camp(Luxury) or Buhoma Rest camp.


At the Buhoma Headquaters of the Uganda Wildlife Authority a ranger guide will brief you about Gorilla trekking protocol. You should carry a packed lunch and water for this activity. The time taken to track gorillas is erratic for it can take 2- 8 hours. This is the one of the unique tour activities that Uganda has. And encounter of these gorillas, one may be forced to say; it is a worthwhile!!!! Dinner and overnight at the camp.

Day 8: To Kisoro

After breakfast depart for kisoro, stopping at the Kanaba gap to view the Virunga volcanoes and terraced hills, visit Lake Mutanda and take a wake at its shores. Stay in Kisoro for a night and relax your tiered legs.

Dinner and over night at Budget – Nkuringo safari Centre
Moderate – Travelers Rest Kisoro / Nkuringo Safari LodgeUp Market – Clouds Lodge

Day 9:Another day of Gorilla Trekking (optional at US$700-subject to booking in Advance)

Trek gorillas (subject to the availability of gorilla permits at the time of booking). Alternatively, go for birding, caving. Hill walking, caldera climb, and pygmy (Batwa) visit or simply relax at the hotel. Day 10: To Lake Mburo National Park Very early in the morning, given the little time, take breakfast, then have a drive of 4 hours to Lake Mburo National Park. A game drive today will enable us to see the zebras, topes, elephants, elands, impalas, buffaloes antelopes , etc. Dinner and overnight at

Budget- Rwonyo BandasModerate- Arcadia Lake Mburo Camp
Up market – Mantana Luxury tented Camp

Day 11: To Ssese Island.

After breakfast set off to the Ssese Islands via Masaka and arrive on time at the Bukakata ferry destined for Bugala Island.
Stay overnight and enjoy the Lake breeze at Ssese Palm Beach Resort/ Ssese habitat Resort / Mirembe Resort.

Day 12: At Ssese Island.

Enjoy the stunning sunrise and after breakfast go bird watching and morning forest walk. Look out for primates like monkeys , a prolific variety of water and forest birds including; Hornbill, Turaco, Flycatcher, weaver, Fish Eagle, and colorful butterflies. In the afternoon that is after lunch set for Busaka on a motorized boat for bird watching by the water fall. Relax on the white sand beaches the tour the Island.

Day 13: Transfer to Entebbe

In the morning set for Entebbe by the early morning ferry . Have lunch and then later you will be transferred to the airport for your flight back home.
Please note that we also provide tailor made safaris and tours or expeditions to Africa involving cruises, visiting primates, sightseeing tours, adventure trails , mount trekking and trips to various safari journeys in Africa.


  • Airport/Hotel Transfers
  • Park Entrance Fees
  • Gorilla Permit per person
  • Chimp Permit per person
  • Meals as per Itinerary
  • 4×4 Safari Transportation to/from airport
  • English Speaking Tour Guide/Driver

Not Included

  • Tourist Entry Visa
  • International Flight Tickets
  • Travel Insurance
  • Items of Personal Nature
  • Tips and Gratuities

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