On this adventure safari, much is experienced from several destinations that is the L.Mburo and L.Bunyonyi with their bio-diversity especially some of the big five and birdlife species, unique Impala and elands, boat ride, game drives, then take a relax at the “Switzerland of Africa” (Lake Bunyonyi) which acquired the name from regard that too much “small birds” stay at this lake. This safari is of value to clients’ money due to visit to interesting group people like the pygmies with their cultural performances, visit Zikka forest with its canopy beauties, and lastly the Ngamba chimp sanctuary and you will discover by yourself the meaning of “nature in their real habitat” just book and you will get all what you expect provided by experts of Trekking adventure Uganda.
Day 1: Entebbe/Kampala- Lake Mburo National Park
Today after your breakfast from your hotel of residence, you will be met by our guide or company representative and exchange happiness to each other. Thereafter transfer to south-western Uganda via Masaka-Mbarara highway, stopover at the Equator for snacks and photo taking. Then drive through savannah and scattered bush country, enter Lake Mburo with en-route game drive to spot some big five and other animals like Lions, Buffalos, Giraffes, Elephants and Rhinos-Bush backs, water bucks, warthogs, Uganda kobs among others respectively. See a variety of bird species as you enjoy evening boat cruise. More activities like foot safaris, cycling; community visits will be enjoyed the following day. Dinner and overnight at Arcadia lodge or Mihingo lodge. Meal plan: Half-Board.
Day 2: L. Mburo National Park
Dawn game drive in the park, with its unique characteristic of acacia woodland, it is the only national park where you can see the beautiful gigantic eland, impalas and zebras. Surrounding Lake Mburo are swamps where hide secretive papyrus specialists such as the Sitatungas, antelope and red, black and yellow Papyrus Gonolek. Return to lodge for lunch and in the evening, take a boat ride on Lake Mburo for a closer view of the hippos, crocodiles and other wildlife. Return for dinner and overnight. Meal plan: Full-Board.
Day 3: Lake Mburo- Lake Bunyonyi
After breakfast, transfer to Lake Bunyonyi in Kabale. Spend the afternoon bird-watching in the vicinity of the lodge. The Bunyonyi environs are uniquely endowed with the resident African Harrier Hawk, yellow-backed, spectacled weavers, Levillant. Dinner and overnight at Arcadia cottages or Bunyonyi Safari Resort. The lodge gives you spectacular views of the nearby Muhavura ranges and the romantic lake scenery. Meal plan: Full-Board.
Day 4: Lake Bunyonyi
Morning visit to the historical lepers’ asylum which makes up the culture of the local people. After lunch, spend the afternoon fishing or take a boat ride on Lake Bunyonyi to visit the neighboring Batwa tribes. Return to lodge for dinner and overnight. Meal plan: Full-Board.
Day 5: Lake Bunyonyi
After breakfast, return to Kampala with lunch en-route, stopover at the Igongo cultural centre for Ankole culture experience, Equator for snacks and photo shooting, Mpambire traditional drum makers for souvenirs’ shopping and later drive to your hotel in Kampala. Meal Plan: Full-Board.
Day 6: Kampala- Entebbe.
After your morning breakfast, drive to Entebbe with a stopover at Zikka forest for canopy viewing, caves, butterflies. Thereafter for birders drive to Mabamba wetland for bird watching, lunch en-route. Evening birding at Entebbe botanical gardens, Dinner and overnight at Entebbe botanical gardens or Entebbe airport view guest house. Meal plan: Full-Board.
Day 7: Ngamba island chimpanzee sanctuary.
Morning breakfast, after transfer to Entebbe water front to board your boat to Ngamba island chimpanzee sanctuary where a lot of amazing activities are provided like chimp feeding, bird watching, tour the facilities. With lunch at the island, after drive back to Entebbe with free entrance in Uganda wildlife education centre to view some caged big five and others. Thereafter in evening prepare for your home flight. End of services. Meal plan: Half-Board
Optional: 2 days Gorilla tracking, Dinner and overnight at Engagi, Mahogany springs, Katandara Camp. meal plan: Full-Board
The tour includes.
Transportation by safari vehicle
Accommodation as per the itinerary
Park entrance for visitors, driver and car
Visit Ngamba Island
Visit zikka forest and Mabamba wetlands
Visit cultural sites
The package excludes.
The package excludes expenses of personal nature like: Air fare, Visa, drinks, laundry, tips to local guides, telephone, porter fee while trekking, personal insurance, personal shopping bills and ciggs.