5-days Murchison falls and Chimpanzee tracking Kibale safari gives you a quality chance to spot all the big five animals in the savanna plains, get close to chimpanzees in the thick rainforest of Kibale National Park, observe plenty of primates, enjoy the waterfalls, the warm weather, and lots birds.
You Must Know when Booking
✓ Group Size: Minimum One traveller
✓ Transport 4X4 Safari Vehicle – Van or Minibus
✓ Accommodation: Safari Lodges types ( Budget, Mid-Range or Luxury )
Note: For Booking and Confirmation, a 50 % initial deposit is required to secure the Accommodation and Rhino tracking is done on your desire at $45
Detailed itinerary for 5 days Murchison falls and Chimpanzee tracking Kibale
Day 1: Transfer from Kampala to Murchison falls and Rhino tracking
Early morning after breakfast, the guide will pick you up from your hotel/place of residence at 6:00 am, to Nakasongola to track Rhinos at Ziwa Rhino sanctuary, after tracking you will have lunch at Kabalega dinners and proceed to Murchison falls, check-in at the lodge, refresh and have an evening game drive after the game drive have dinner and rest.
Day 2: Murchison falls game drive and Boat cruise
Take an early morning cup of tea/coffee at 6.00 am and at 6.30 am set off for the game drive. Expect sighting of Lions, Elephants, Buffaloes, Giraffes, Jackson’s Hartebeests, Reedbuck, Uganda Kobs, Warthogs, lots of savanna birds and wonderful scenery. After, return to your accommodation for breakfast and lunch. Later set out for the afternoon Launch Cruise along the Nile to the base of the Murchison Falls. There are lots of wildlife sightings along the Nile and water birds. At the base of the falls, you will hike along the falls to the top of the fall to meet your driver at the top and transfer back to your lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Transfer from Murchison Falls to Kibale National Park
Have breakfast check out of the lodge and leave for Kibale National Park. The drive along the scenic Albertine rift valley continues. You will stop over in Fort Portal town for lunch before proceeding to the reserved safari lodge and spend the day relaxing and enjoying the natural environment outside at the lodge.
Day 4: Chimpanzee tracking and Bigodi walk
Wake up to an early breakfast at 6:30 am and transfer to the park offices for briefing. By 8:00 am you trek into the jungle to find the chimps and sight a lot of wildlife. You will spend an hour with the chimpanzee as you take photos. Return to the lodge for lunch. Later head out for a nature walk in Bigodi Swamp to a sighting of primates and birds. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 5: Transfer back to Kampala / Entebbe
Have breakfast at 7 am and embark on the journey to Kampala / Entebbe while being treated to the beautiful scenery and cool environment along the way. You will be dropped at your desired destination.
5-days Murchison falls and Chimpanzee tracking Kibale include;
- Airport transfers
- Accommodation and meals as per itinerary
- Transportation by safari vehicle
- Visit Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary
- Visit the top of the falls
- Park fees
- Game drives
- Chimpanzee tracking Permit
5-days Murchison falls and Chimpanzee tracking Kibale exclude;
- Uganda 50 dollars Visa
- Luxury drinks
- Tips to local guides
- Personal insurance
- Personal shopping bills and cigarettes
- Any other item not mentioned