10 DAYS KENYA & UGANDA SAFARI

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10 DAYS KENYA & UGANDA SAFARI

The Price :   $ 2,300.00
Start Location:   Nairobi

Places You’ll See :

1Lake Nakuru

Schedule Details

DAY 1: NAIROBI-LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK

Pick up at your hotel in Nairobi or Jomo Kenyatta International Airport then drive to Lake Nakuru National Park. To be able to catch a glimpse of Rift valley’s view. Arrive in Nakuru on time for hot lunch then have an afternoon game drive. Across the equator, southwards of Bogoria, lies the Rift valley’s most famous lake, Lake Nakuru.The beautiful serene environment of Nakuru is beautiful for a staycation.Dinner and overnight at your lodge. Accommodation: Citymax Hotel

DAY 2: LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK-MASAI MARA

After breakfast, we will drive to Masai Mara National Reserve. Arrive in Masai Mara on time for hot lunch then have an afternoon game drive. This is the most visited and perhaps the most beautiful of all the country’s game reserves. Lying at an altitude of 1650m 5414ft it covers an area of 1,510 sq km (almost 600 sq miles) and forms the northern extension of the Serengeti National Park in Tanzania. The Mara is a Masai word meaning spotted or dappled. It is a mosaic of rolling grassland dominated by red oat grass, small bush-covered hills and along the Mara River and its tributaries flowing towards Lake Victoria, riverine bush and Forest. Accommodation: Miti Mingi Eco Camp

DAY 3: MASAI MARA FULL DAY

Today we'll have a full day game drive in Mara with picnic lunch provided. Members of the “Big Five” (lion, leopard, African elephant, Cape buffalo, and black rhinoceros) are found in the Masai Mara. Numbers have been slowly increasing, but the population was still only up to an estimated 23 in 1999. Hippopotamus and crocodiles are found in large groups in the Mara and Talek rivers. Leopards, hyenas, cheetahs, jackals, and bat-eared foxes can also be found in the reserve. Accommodation: Miti Mingi Eco Camp

DAY 4: MASAI MARA –KAMPALA

Have early morning breakfast then drive back to Nairobi. Catch your evening flight to Kampala. Transfer to your lodge Accommodation:

Via Hotel

DAY 5: PICK UP AND TRANSFER TO QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK

You will be picked up by our driver who will  ond with you.Hit the road to Queen Elizabeth. You will have lunch en-route. This exciting road trip will transverse you through African villages with green covered hills, tea plantations, banana plantations and African homesteads. You will arrive at the lodge late in the evening. You may do an evening game drive if time allows. Meal plan: Lunch and Dinner Accommodation: Pumba Safari Cottages

DAY 6: CHIMPANZEES TREKKING AND AFTERNOON BOAT CRUISE

Have an early morning breakfast then go for a morning Chimpanzees trekking in Kalinzu forest, you will be briefed about the dos and don'ts of Chimpanzees trekking and then embark on the forest hike, here you will have a chance to see chimpanzees in their natural habitat. In the afternoon hours, you will partake in a launch cruise along the Kazinga Channel. You will appreciate the high scores of elephants, hippos, buffalos, and crocodiles. A number of bird species will also be seen including the rare shoe bill. Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Accommodation: Pumba Safari Cottages

DAY 7: TREE-CLIMBING LIONS IN ISHASHA AND TRANSFER TO BWINDI GORILLA LAND

You'll transfer through the Ishasha Sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park on the way to Bwindi, this area is known for its tree-climbing lions. In Ishasha, we will drive off in this adventurous vast savannah area with topis and African elephants and you'll hopefully get the lions high in the fig tree branches. You will have lunch in Ishasha and continue with the transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Here you will experience a change in the landscape from flat savanna, via cultivated hills to jungle covered mountains. Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Accommodation: Broadbill Forest Camp

DAY 8: GORILLA TRACKING AND TRANSFER TO LAKE BUNYONYI

After early morning breakfast, and with your picnic lunch we then take a short drive to the park offices for a briefing where we meet the excellent local guides and trackers who give a talk on the etiquette of gorilla trekking. We then hike into the forest to a spot where gorillas were seen the previous night and track from there. Trekking may take anything between 1 to 6 hours depending on the location of the family and altitudes which is in excess of 7500 feet. The terrain is rough and muddy calling for physical fitness. Although the hike is physically demanding, the beauty of the forest and surrounding scenery make the trekking worthwhile. It is recommended that you take plenty of water with you on the trek. Cameras and plenty of fast-speed films are recommended. Later transfer to Lake Bunyonyi where you can participate in various activities such as swimming, canoe ride, nature walks, or just have a relaxed evening with stunning views of the Lake and surrounding Islands. Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Accommodation: Itambira Island Resort

DAY 9: TRANSFER TO LAKE MBURO NATIONAL PARK FOR THE AFTERNOON BOAT CRUISE

Today, immediately after your morning breakfast, you will embark on a 5 hours road trip to lake Mburo national park, upon arrival you will check in at the hotel and have lunch before you proceed for the boat cruise, where you are likely to encounter aquatic wildlife such as hippos, crocodiles, waterbucks various water birds alongside zebras, giraffes, elands, warthogs, various bird species among others. Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Accommodation: Rwakobo Rock

DAY 10: EARLY MORNING GAME DRIVE IN LAKE MBURO NATIONAL PARK AND TRANSFER TO KAMPALA

After having an early breakfast, go for a morning game drive in Lake Mburo National Park. This park is famous for zebras, impalas, giraffes, elands, Cape buffalos and many tropical bird species. Checkout of the park and transfer to Entebbe with lunch en-route! But along the way, you will make a stopover at the Equator line to have an authentic feel of standing at Latitude 00. From there, you will proceed to Kampala or Entebbe and to be dropped off at your point of call.

What's Included

  • Accommodation
  • Airport Transfer
  • Game Drives as per Itinerary
  • Guide
  • Hotel Rent
  • Park Entry Fees
  • Transport

What's Excluded

  • Insurance
  • Laundry
  • Tips

Activities

  • Game Drive