This safari adventure takes you to Lake mburo and queen Elizabeth national park which are located in the western wing of Uganda, and will reward you with the most stunning and perfect views of Uganda’s nature.
You will enjoy the morning game drives that will be done in both parks and they will reward you with the great view of the wild mammals including the lions, leopards, herds of elephants, buffaloes, antelopes, among others.
Also the boat cruise which will be done in both parks including the one of queen Elizabeth national park which is done along kazinga channel and allows you to meet face to face the aquatic animals like hippos, elephants as they drink water, crocodiles, otters, beautiful water birds like the kingfishers, among others.
This safari gives you an opportunity to explore the best of safari in uganda and its one of the most rewarding safari. The safari also allows you to encounter the real nature and savanna grasslands.
DAY ONE: TRANSFER FROM KAMPALA TO LAKE MBURO NATIONAL PARK AND DO AN AFTERNOON BOAT CRUISE
On this day, our driver and english speaking guide will pick you from the airport or hotel and after briefing you, he will drive you through one of africa’s twenty four seven cities and that is kampala, yoiu will then proceed through kampala masaka road as you head to Lake mburo national park. You will have a stopover at Equator located in Kayabwe, you will have photos at the Uganda’s equator line mark. You will also have your ten am breakfast or refreshments then after you will proceed to lake mburo national park. You will reach lake mburo national park at around mid day, have your lunch and then after lunch you will have a boat cruise around lake mburo. This boat cruise will allow you to see a number of bird species and animals as they drink water, like crocodile. You will have an overnight and the wait for the next day’s activites.
DAY 2MORNING GAME DRIVE AND TRANSFER TO QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK
You will wake up early in the morning, have a break fast and then go in for a morning game drive within lake mburo national park, where after you will transfer to lake mburo national park.
The morning game drive will give you a chance to explore and encounter the wild residents, like zebras, antelopes, warthogs, leopards, among others.
You will then drive out of the park and head to queen elizabeth nationa park with your lunch at Igongo cultural center in mbarara.
You will then after lunch proceed to queen elizabeth national park and check in from the hotel for dinner and overnight.
DAY 3MORNING GAME DRIVE AND AFTERNOON BOAT CRUISE
After an early breakfast, we will head for an early game drive in search of animals like lions, leopards, buffalo, elephants and birds.
We will try out to drive along Queen’s mile and Kasenyi trial inorder to see different animals and birds like laughing dove, long- crested Eagle, White- tailed, Lark, Grey Kestrel, Martial Eagle, Hooded vulture, sitting cisticola, Rufous- raped Lark, Grey-headed Kingfisher, pin-tailed Whydah, African mourning Dove, Red-chested sunbird, Black-winged kite,
Along Kasenyi trial we will have a chance of viewing climbing lions then later we head for lunch at the Lodge.
Later in the afternoon, we will have about cruise along Kazinga channel which offers variety of birds with huge elephants, buffalo and hippopotamus in water and in the banks of the lake.
This will take us 3 hours while viewing some water birds like Grey-crowned crane, Field Kingfisher, African Fish Eagle, Egyptian Goose, Swamp Fly catcher, African Skimmer, African Spoonbill and many others.
Then you will have your dinner and overnight at ENGIRI SAFARI LODGE
DAY 4TRANSFER BACK TO KAMPALA
After breakfast, we will drive to Kampala then stop at Igongo cultural for lunch and visit the Igongo Museum which can take us an hour of visit then the cultural village that will show us the traditional living of people in Western Uganda. Then proceed to Kampala later.
END OF THE SAFARI….