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4 day Rhino and Kidepo wildlife safari

4 day Rhino and Kidepo wildlife safari

On this 4 day Rhino and Kidepo wildlife safari, you will trek through the grasslands of Zziwa in search of the rhino in their natural habitat. Visit the Aru falls on your way up north and immerse yourself in the wilderness that is Kidepo valley national park.

4 day Rhino and Kidepo wildlife safari highlights

  • Rhino trekking in Zziwa rhino sanctuary
  • Visit the Aru falls
  • Game drives in Narus Valley
  • Sun downer on Amaphwas rock
4 day Rhino and Kidepo wildlife safari

4 day Rhino and Kidepo wildlife safari itinerary

Day 1: Rhino trekking and visit Aru falls.

On the first day of your 4 day Rhino and Kidepo wildlife safari, you will have an early start as you begin your Uganda wildlife safari. The first stop will be at the Zziwa rhino sanctuary. We will have breakfast before embarking on the trek. After a safety briefing, the rangers will guide you on foot and locate the different rhinos in the sanctuary. Each rhino family group can be seen for around 30 minutes. This is to avoid agitating them. Proceed to Gulu where we will have lunch.

We will drive further to Aru falls, 40km from Kitgum town. Here, we will hike down to the base of the waterfalls for amazing sightings and possible swimming. Since river Acwa is seasonal, the water levels tend to fluctuate with the season. We will then proceed to Kitgum where we will spend a night.

Day 2: Transfer to Kidepo and do an evening game drive.

On this day of this 4 day Rhino and Kidepo wildlife safari, we will have an early start for Kidepo valley national park. The scenic drive through the Karamajong plains is both breathtaking and rewarding. On arrival, we will check into the lodge and enjoy our delicious lunch. Later in the evening, we will venture out for an evening game drive.

On this game drive, we will drive into the Narus valley in search of the dwellers of the park. We hope to see wildlife like elephants, lions, leopards, buffalo, giraffes, hyenas, zebra, eland, Jackson’s hartebeests and so much more. We will then retire to the lodge for the night.

Day 3: Morning game drive and evening sun downer.

Following a restful night, we will venture into the park for another game drive. This will give us an opportunity to spot the wildlife we may missed on the previous game drive. More to that, we will take time to enjoy the ones we saw but this time at a leisurely pace. We will have a bush breakfast at Kakine campsite overlooking the Narus valley.

Later in the afternoon, we will go for an evening sun downer on the amaphas rock. This rock up crop rises 50 meters and has impeccable views of the savanna grasslands and the sunset. We will have a couple of drinks as celebrate the beauty of the park.

Day 4: Transfer to Kampala.

This is the last day of this 4 day Rhino and Kidepo wildlife safari and we will be transferring back to Kampala. This journey is long but worth it. We will have lunch in Gulu before continuing to Kampala. On arrival, the guide will drop you at your hotel, residence or airport. This will mark the end of your Uganda wildlife safari

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2 Day Uganda Wildlife and cycling safari

2 Day Uganda Wildlife and cycling safari

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2 Day Uganda Wildlife and cycling safari overview

Explore Lake Mburo national park on this short 2 Day Uganda Wildlife and cycling safari with amazing wildlife sightings and cycling with the wildlife. Get closer than ever before and feel the smell of nature as you cycle in the Lake Mburo wilderness.

Despite being the smallest national park in Uganda, Lake Mburo packs a punch when it comes to wildlife. The impressive herds of Impala and zebra are some of the highlights to your Uganda wildlife safari to Lake Mburo. The Lake offers relaxing boat cruises as you enjoy the sunset. Adventure into the wild on this Short Uganda Wildlife and cycling safari.

2 Day Uganda Wildlife and cycling safari detailed itinerary

Day 1: Transfer to Lake Mburo national park and cycling safari

2 Day Uganda Wildlife and cycling safariProceeding an early briefing, the guide will pick you from your hotel or residence for your Uganda wildlife and cycling safari. To avoid traffic and make the most of our short Uganda safari, we will leave as early as 6:00am. At the equator, we will make our first stop. Here, we will have breakfast and take some photos at the equator monument. We shall then proceed to Lake Mburo national park where we will check into our lodge.

After checking into our lodge, we will head out for a mid-morning cycling safari. With an armed ranger, we will cycle through the tracks of Lake Mburo national park. On this cycling safari, we hope to see wildlife like topi, zebra, impala, buffalo, leopards, hippos, warthogs, eland, giraffe and plenty of bird species. This cycling safari will take us to Lake Mburo. Here, we will have lunch by the lake before proceeding to the afternoon boat cruise.

This boat cruise allows us to relax and enjoy the amazing scenery. Plenty of bird species like the African fish eagle, lapwing, king fisher, weaver birds, blue eared sterling can be seen on this cruise. Hippos and crocodiles are the highlights of this boat cruise. The boat cruise will last up to 2 hours. We will cycle back to our lodge and relax for the evening.

Day 2: Cycling and transfer to Kampala.

On day 2 of this Uganda Wildlife and cycling safari, we will have an early breakfast and venture out for another cycling safari in Lake Mburo. This gives us a chance to see the wildlife that we may have missed the previous day. This also allows us to enjoy more of our Uganda wildlife and cycling safari. After the cycling safari, we will return to the lodge, have an early, check out and head back to Kampala. We shall make a stop at the equator for some refreshment before reaching Kampala. On arrival, the guide will drop you at your hotel or residence. This will mark the end of your 2 Day Uganda Wildlife and cycling safari.

 

 

1 Day Lake Mburo Uganda Wildlife safari

1 Day Lake Mburo Uganda Wildlife safari

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1 Day Lake Mburo Uganda Wildlife safari over view

This 1 Day Lake Mburo Uganda Wildlife safari is one of the short Uganda wildlife safaris. This is a 1 day fun filled adventurous day that sees you out into the wild. It allows you to take a day off and enjoy the Uganda wildlife. This is most convenient if you are in Uganda for work and conference.

Lake Mburo national park is located in the western part of Uganda and is the smallest national park in Uganda. With more than 68 mammal species, the Lake Mburo national park is mostly famous for is great herds of zebras and impala. The park is made up of savanna, woodlands and the lake which offers amazing boat cruises.

1 Day Lake Mburo Uganda Wildlife safari detailed itinerary

The briefing for your Uganda wildlife safari will be done the day before the safari. We will depart Kampala as early as 6:00 am to avoid traffic and fit in the day’s activities. Driving along the Kampala-Masaka highway, we will make our first stop at the equator. Here, we will have breakfast and take some memorable pictures of the equator monument. We shall indulge in experiments that determine the different hemispheres.

Proceed to Lake Mburo national park through Masaka and on we will enter the park through the Nshara gate. This drive will take up to 4 hours including the breakfast stop. At the gate, we will venture into the wilderness on a game drive. With a guide, we will venture onto the different tracks in the park in search of the wildlife.

The Game drive:

1 Day Lake Mburo Uganda Wildlife safariThis game drive on this Uganda Wildlife safari is done in a customized safari vehicle with a pop up roof. This feature allows you to comfortably view the wildlife in comfort. On this game drive, we will see amazing wildlife like zebra, impala, topi, giraffe, buffalo, warthogs, leopards, bush bucks, water bucks, baboons, vervet monkeys and many more. This game drive will lead us onto the Lake where we will have a delicious lunch with the lake as the back drop. Plenty of bird species like the turaco, weaver birds, king fisher, African fish eagle and many more can be seen on this game drive.

Boat cruise:

After the delicious lunch, we will embark on the afternoon boat cruise. This cruise will take us around Lake Mburo offering amazing views of more Uganda wildlife like Hippos, crocodiles, buffalo and plenty of birds. The boat cruise is both adventurous and relaxing. After the boat cruise, we will check out the park and start our drive back to Kampala.

We will drive through Masaka, stopping for a drink at the equator before reaching Kampala. On arrival, the guide will drop you at your hotel or residence. This will mark the end of your 1 Day Lake Mburo Uganda Wildlife safari.