6 Days Uganda Luxury Safari

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6 Days Uganda Luxury Safari

As we go through your 6 days Uganda luxury safari, you will have a virtual picture of what to expect. You will encounter different and interesting scenes of the wildlife species such as the big 4 animals, antelopes, impalas, zebra, giraffes, warthogs, hyenas, and many others. You will as also visit the world’s strongest waterfall the Murchison Falls and also the unique and rare tree-climbing lions in Ishasha region in Queen Elizabeth National Park. In addition, you will track the chimpanzee primates at Kyambura Gorge. Now that you have a clue on what you will be doing on your 6 days Uganda luxury safari, here is the detailed itinerary below.

Summary of Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival and Kampala city tour

Day 2: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park

Day 3: Game drive in Ishasha and afternoon boat cruise

Day 4: Fly to Murchison Falls National Park and afternoon game drive

Day 5: Boat cruise and hike to the top of the falls

Day 6: Cultural tours and fly to Entebbe for departure

Detailed Itinerary 

Day 1: Arrival and Kampala city tour

Upon arrival at Entebbe International Airport, you will be picked up by our driver guide. He will take you through your 6 days Uganda luxury safari. After that, you will be taken on a Kampala city tour where you will visit the Buganda Kingdom palace in Bulange Mengo and Kasubi tombs the site where the kings of the Buganda Kingdom are buried. You will also visit the Bahai temple and Uganda Museum before having lunch. In the afternoon, you will visit the Namugongo martyrs shrine where the Uganda martyrs were killed because of their faith. In the evening our driver guide will then drive you to your hotel for dinner and overnight.

Meals: Lunch and Dinner

Day 2: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park

On the morning of the second day of your 6 days Uganda luxury safari, you will have your breakfast and be transferred to Queen Elizabeth National Park. You will have stopovers at the tea factories and observe how local tea beverages are made. Lunch will be en route to the park. The journey to the park will entertain you with epic scenes of the tea and coffee plantations. On arrival in the park, you will check in your lodge just in time for dinner and overnight.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 3: Game drive in Ishasha and afternoon boat cruise

In the morning after breakfast, you will take on a game drive in the Ishasha region of the park. You will have epic scenes of the wildlife in the savannah plain grasslands like buffaloes, impalas, elephants, waterbucks, hyenas, and warthogs among others. You will spot the tree-climbing lions of Ishasha up in the tree branches overlooking the plains of Ishasha and this is the highlight of your drive. The next item on your itinerary will be an afternoon session boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel. The channel is home to over 5,000 hippos and many Nile crocodiles which you will view in the comfort and safety of your boat. There are also several animals like elephants, buffaloes, waterbucks, and many others that can be spotted as well. After this thrilling adventure, you will be transferred back to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 4: Fly to Murchison Falls National Park and afternoon game drive

In the morning, you will have breakfast, check out of your lodge, and board a domestic flight to Murchison Falls National Park. About 3 hours later you will arrive in the park and check into your lodge and have lunch. Murchison Falls National Park is the biggest and oldest park in the country. After your lunch, you will have a game drive in the park where you will have encounters with the big four of the big five animals such as lions, buffaloes, leopards, and elephants. You will also spot other animals like antelopes, hartebeest, waterbuck, reedbuck, spotted hyenas, and many others. Afterward, you will move back to your lodge for dinner and rest for the night ahead.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 5: Boat cruise and hike to the top of the falls

You will finish up with your breakfast in the morning and head out for a morning boat cruise to the bottom of the falls. It is such an amazing adventure to have a boat cruise on the Victoria Nile and come up close to the aquatic species like hippos and crocodiles. The shores of the river are always decorated by various species of birds and also other wildlife species like elephants, buffaloes, antelopes, impalas, waterbucks, and more as they come for a drink. This 2-hour boat cruise will then drop you at the bottom of the falls. With the help of a professional armed ranger, you will hike to the top of the strongest waterfall in the world. The hiking experience is quite a tiresome one but a chance to exercise and burn some extra calories. At the top, you will observe the artistic masterpiece of nature and the sheer power of the strongest force of nature. The rainbow at the top of the falls is the icing on the cake as it highlights the power and mighty of the Murchison Falls, the strongest waterfall in the world. After you have enjoyed the view of the falls to fullness, our guide will then drive you back to the lodge for lunch and relaxation.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 6: Cultural tours and fly to Entebbe for departure

On the morning of the last day of your 6 days Uganda luxury safari, you will have breakfast and head to the communities around the park for a cultural encounter with the local people of the area. The park stretches over four districts and thus has diverse cultures to learn from. You will then head to the lodge for your lunch and check out to prepare for your departure. You will board a domestic flight to Entebbe International Airport from the park from there you board your international flight back home.

Meals: Breakfast and Lunch

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