Best of Uganda (21 days)

Our 21-day trip brings you the best of Uganda: where the savannah meets the rainforest. Expect to see the animals of the savannahs (lion, elephant, buffalo, giraffe, hippo, and leopard) and up to 16 primate species, including gorillas and chimps!!!

This trip specifically includes the most important and well known places and national parks of Uganda: Jinja, the source of the Nile. Sipi Falls, Murchison Falls National Park, Kibale Forest National Park, Semuliki National Park, Queen Elizabeth National Park, Bwindi National Park, Mgahinga National Park, Lake Bunyonyi and Lake Mburo National Park.

 

 

Highlights

  • See the source of the Nile in Jinja. If you dare you can go for rafting on the Nile
  • Visit Sipi Falls, the highest waterfall in Uganda (100 m)
  • Game drives (safaris) on the savannahs of Murchison Falls, Queen Elizabeth National Park and Lake Mburo National Park
  • Boat trip on the Nile to the Murchison Falls, where the Nile is forced through a gorge and drops 60 meters
  • Spectacular wildlife viewing from the boat on the Nile where it reaches the delta into Lake Albert
  • See the chimpanzees and 12 other monkey species in Kibale Forest National Park
  • Experience the spectacular hot springs in Semuliki National Park
  • Boat trip on the Kazinga Channel with the biggest concentration of hippos and spectacular birds
  • Search for the tree climbing lions in the Ishasha sector of the Queen Elizabeth National Park
  • Meet the Mountain Gorillas in Bwindi National Park, an experience you will never forget!
  • Visit the Golden Monkeys on the slopes of the Volcanoes in Mgahinga National Park
  • Enjoy the silence and beautiful landscape of Uganda’s most beautiful lakes, Lake Mutanda and Lake Bunyonyi
  • Do a game walk in Lake Mburo National Park to get close to the animals
  • Visit the local people and/or the pygmies and experience their local way of living