THE BIG FIVE GAME¡
Itinerary for 6 people..
Price: 1300 Euros, plus flight 500 euros
Arrival at Entebbe internal airport, you will be picked up by a professional guide from the airport and transfer to Sal suits to have a rest.
Drive to Murchison falls national park.
Our first day to discover some of the treasures of Uganda, the drive is about 4-5 hours to the park but we shall have a stop at ZIWA rhinoceros’ sanctuary to track the first of the big five of Africa, this will take us approximately 2-3 hours, after continue to Murchison falls national where we are spending our first wild night, we shall spend the night at Murchison treehouse lodge.
Wakeup so early, have our break first and set off to enjoy our morning game drive where we expect to see as many animals as possible such as lions, leopard, cape buffalos, elephants, hippos, different antelopes, monkeys, warthogs to mention but a few, this game drive takes about 3-4 hours and return to the hotel for lunch and prepare for our afternoon boat cruise to the mighty Murchison falls, while on the boat, there are many chances of sporting more animals including the Nile crocodiles, different bird species and the on the banks of river Nile.
The boat will take us closer to the falls and we shall go down from the boat and hike to the top of the strongest water falls in the world, this hike/walk will take about 1 or 1:30hours, this is one of the best sceneries you have ever thought in life.
The car will come and pick you up from the top of the falls down to the hotel (Murchison treehouse), diner at the hotel and enjoy the camp fire where African stories are told.
Wake up early enough to have breakfast and drive to the crater lakes regions, the drive takes about 8-9 hours of drive. this amazing region will make you relax as never before, this evening will be a relaxing one spending the night at Kelele lodge (this lodge belong to an NGO called Kelele Africa and benefits go directly to support the school that is at the same premises)
Wake up not early, have breakfast and go for crater lakes exploration, this includes different trials in the nature enjoying the wildlife like birds, monkeys and knowing local people and their day to day life experience and also know a bit about Kelele Africa. And spend the evening enjoying the view of a beautiful crater lake. Sleeping at the same lodge.
After breakfast, we shall transfer to queen Elisabeth national park the home of TREE CLIMBING LIONS, we shall have a stop at the EQUATOR LINE for a photo and continue to the other parts of the national park,
Wake up early to do a game drive around kasenyi, a place where we expect to see more wild animals and later go for a boat cruise on Kazinga Natural channel which will take us about 2 hours and spend the evening
After breakfast, we shall go for chimpanzee tracking at Kalinzu forest Reserve, the activity will take about 2-4 hours and later head to Kampala for the evening
This is a city tour day, we shall visit the local fruits and foods market, and the central taxi park,
In the morning we shall visit the local craft market, to visit it or buy some gifts for us, family or friends, have lunch at the shores of Lake Victoria, and proceed to the airport for our flight back home.
At the end of the trip depending on our luck, we would have seen the big five of Africa and much more