14 Days Uganda Safari
The 14 Days Uganda Safari takes you to the magnificent Murchison Falls for a spectacular scenic view full of birds. And water animals take you to Kibale National park to see the Chimpanzees and various species of monkeys and to Queen Elizabeth National Park and Kazinga Channel, renowned for their diversity of wildlife, birdlife, and picturesque geographical features.
The 14 Days Uganda Safari offers you an opportunity to have an encounter with the Gorillas in Bwindi impenetrable forest.
And a rare treat at the beautifully created Lake Bunyonyi referred to as “the Switzerland of Africa”.
You will enjoy fantastic boating trips with opportunities to spot many water birds and wildlife and enjoy native cultural exposures.
This 14 Days Uganda Safari does not miss out on Lake Mburo National Park for wild nature walks and a visit to the Equator.
You will crown your safari with a trip to Jinja, a town endowed with remarkable tourist attractions that include the Source of the Nile, the Bujagali Falls, and the old Styled Indian buildings, among others.
You will also participate in white water rafting and other adventurous sport on this great river.
Day 1 Transfer to Murchison Falls national park
In the morning, transfer to Murchison Falls National Park at the start of the 14 Days Uganda safari. Visiting Ziwa rhino sanctuary on the way to see white rhinoceros.
In the meantime, you will have lunch at the Kabalage dinners after tracking rhinoceros. Dinner and overnight at the chosen accommodation base on your budget. Lunch, Dinner
Day 2: Game viewing, afternoon boat safari
Early in the morning, game drive on tracks around the Nile delta, where a high concentration of wildlife can be found and will impress even the more reluctant safari lover.
Also, after lunch, a boat trip on the river Nile up to the base of the Murchison Falls offers spectacular views of the Victoria Nile through a beautiful African atmosphere. Dinner and overnight. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 3: Drive to Kibale forest
Indeed, after breakfast, we take a long drive to Fort Portal and continue to the Kibale forest area. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 4: Chimpanzee tracking
After breakfast, go to Kibale Forest National Park for a chimpanzee tracking activity for the morning. Chimpanzee tracking offers a chance to see chimpanzees habituated to human presence in their natural environment.
Bigodi wetland sanctuary
Meanwhile, in the afternoon, from 3 pm, you will be going on a swamp walk in the Bigodi area. Above all, the trails are developed and maintained by the local community as an initiative for community tourism. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 5: Queen Elizabeth national park
In the morning, visit crater lakes near Fort Portal before continuing to Queen Elizabeth national park and having a night game drive around the mating ground: breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.
Day 6: Explore Lion tracking
After breakfast on the 14 days Uganda safari, we go on the savannah for lion tracking and an afternoon a boat ride along the Kazinga Channel. Subsequently, tourists will also see other wildlife during this sunrise safari, such as elephants, African buffalo, hippopotamus, and antelopes. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 7: Sunrise Safari
Game drives during this day are dedicated to discovering Queen Elizabeth National Park. Meanwhile, one of the most diverse ecosystems in Africa. A total of 95 mammal species live in this forest. The park boasts over 600 recorded bird species making it the ideal destination for bird watchers. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 8: Calm road trip to Bwindi forest national park
After breakfast, transfer to Bwindi National Park southwest of Uganda. Bwindi National Park is home to around 330 mountain gorillas, almost half of the world’s population of mountain gorillas. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 9: 14 Days Uganda Safari encounters with Mountain Gorillas
Firstly, after a short briefing with the local ranger, start the gorilla tracking experience early in the morning. The tracking activity might take from 2 to 8 hours.
Gorilla trekking in the Bwindi forest
Secondly, people who choose not to track the gorillas in Bwindi will enjoy a nature walk in the park. Moreover, gorilla tracking marks the climax of the 14 days Uganda safari trip. In addition, return to the chosen accommodation in the late afternoon. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 10: Deep in Africa’s second deepest crater lake
After breakfast, drive to Lake Bunyonyi, called the “Switzerland of Africa”. Most importantly, Lake Bunyonyi is one of the most pleasant places in Uganda. Relax on the lake. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 11: Community encounters
Morning boat cruise and visit the village of Batwa pigmies. Free afternoon. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 12: Relaxation at the Lodge
Day of relaxation on Lake Bunyonyi. To clarify, it’s freshwater, bilharzia free and beautiful landscapes. Lake Bunyonyi is a small paradise for travellers looking for a place to relax. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 13: Transfer to Lake Mburo national park
After breakfast, drive to Lake Mburo National Park. Likewise, in the late afternoon boat cruise on the lake. Many plant species and animals are visible, like crocodiles and hippopotamus. And birds like pelicans, black crake, heron, cormorant, fish eagle, and the rare shoebill stork. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 14: Walking safari
In conclusion, after an early morning walking safari, return for breakfast and return to Entebbe international airport for the departure of the travellers. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Transport using a customized vehicle equipped with GPS and opening roof; passengers and public liability insurance.
Entire board; Expert driver/guide and UWA professional armed rangers in the parks when required.
All fees for the excursions – activities as stated in the day-by-day program.
All park entrance fees; accommodation as stated; return airport transfers.
International flight to and from Uganda, visas if required.
Personal travel insurance, gorilla and chimp permits, drinks, tips, laundry,
optional activities, extras, personal items, and everything not stated in the day-by-day program.
- Travellers should reach Entebbe on tour starting the day before 8 am.
- Also, leaving from the same airport at the end of the tour after 8 pm.
- If these times can’t be respected, travellers should calculate 1 or 2 days for the overnight in Kampala.
- Children under 12 years of age will not be allowed to see chimpanzees.
- Kibale National Park offers small walks of 1 or 2 hours followed by creative activities.
- Gorilla trekking above15 years of age.
- Prices for private safari.
- Prices are in United States dollars (USD).
- Gorilla permits are available for booking at least three weeks before departure.
14 Days Uganda safari booking Terms
- At the moment of booking, a deposit of 40% of the total amount is due.
- Make Booking 60 days before the date of departure.
- Steady Safaris Ltd reserves the right to don’t accept bookings made less than 60 days before departure.
- Travellers are required to make full payment 30 days before the departure.
- If the total amount is not paid in due time, Steady Safaris Ltd reserves the right to treat the booking as cancelled.
- Cancellations: 60 days before the departure date of the tour.
- A full refund of deposit; between 60 and 30 days, refund of 50% of deposit; less than 30 days, no refund.
- Gorilla permits are non-refundable.