Ultimate Wilderness

DURATION

9 Days

ACTIVITIES

Communities | Game Drives | Boat safari

overview

Embark on a 9-day safari adventure in Uganda, exploring Jinja, Sipi Falls, Kidepo Valley National Park, Murchison Falls National Park, and Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary. Encounter diverse wildlife, witness majestic landscapes, and participate in thrilling activities. Depart with lasting memories of Uganda's natural beauty and wildlife conservation efforts.

Day 1 | Arrival in Entebbe

Upon your arrival at Entebbe International Airport, you will be warmly welcomed by your guide who will transfer you to your accommodation in Entebbe or Kampala. Take some time to rest and recover from your journey, getting ready for the exciting safari ahead.

Day 2 | Exploring Jinja

After breakfast, you will depart for Jinja, a charming town located on the shores of Lake Victoria. Jinja is known as the source of the Nile, and you will have the opportunity to visit this iconic location. Take a boat cruise along the Nile, enjoying the scenic beauty and learning about the history of this mighty river. For the adventurous souls, engage in thrilling water activities such as white-water rafting or kayaking. Explore the picturesque surroundings and immerse yourself in the beauty of Jinja. Overnight stay in Jinja.

Day 3 | Adventure in Jinja

On this day, continue your exploration of Jinja and its surrounding areas. Visit the source of the Nile again, taking in the tranquil atmosphere and the significance of this remarkable location. Engage in more water activities or opt for alternative adventures like quad biking, horse riding, or zip-lining. Discover the local markets, interact with the friendly locals, and experience the vibrant culture of Jinja. In the evening, relax at your accommodation and savor the memories of your thrilling Jinja adventures. Overnight stay in Jinja.

Day 4 | Sipi Falls

Today, you will drive from Jinja to Sipi Falls, a hidden gem located in the eastern part of Uganda. As you arrive at Sipi Falls, settle into your accommodation and prepare for an exciting adventure. Embark on a guided hike to explore the three magnificent waterfalls of Sipi. Marvel at the cascading water, enjoy the refreshing mist, and capture breathtaking views of the Mount Elgon region. Engage with the local communities living around the falls, gaining insights into their culture and traditions. The natural beauty and cultural experiences will leave you in awe. Overnight stay in Sipi Falls.

Day 5 | Kidepo Valley National Park

Leaving Sipi Falls behind, you will embark on a scenic road trip to Kidepo Valley National Park. Enjoy the picturesque landscapes and pass through rural villages along the way, witnessing the local way of life. As you arrive at Kidepo Valley National Park, settle into your accommodation and get ready for thrilling wildlife encounters. Overnight stay in Kidepo Valley National Park.

Day 6 | Kidepo Valley National Park

Today is dedicated to exploring the remarkable Kidepo Valley National Park. Wake up early for a morning game drive, venturing deep into the savannah plains in search of the park’s diverse wildlife. Keep your eyes peeled for lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, buffalo herds, and a variety of antelope species. As you traverse the rugged landscapes, take in the breathtaking scenery and marvel at the untouched beauty of the park. In the afternoon, visit the nearby Karamojong community and learn about their traditional culture and way of life.

Day 7 | Murchison Falls National Park

After breakfast, leave Kidepo Valley National Park and drive to Murchison Falls National Park. Upon arrival, check into your accommodation. In the afternoon, visit the top of Murchison Falls and witness the incredible power of the Nile River as it forces its way through a narrow gorge. Overnight stay in Murchison Falls National Park.

Day 8 | Murchison Falls National Park

Embark on an early morning game drive in search of wildlife such as lions, elephants, buffaloes, and giraffes. In the afternoon, enjoy a boat cruise along the Nile River to the base of Murchison Falls, observing hippos, crocodiles, and various bird species. Return to your lodge for dinner and relaxation. Overnight stay in Murchison Falls National Park.

Day 9 | Departure

Visit Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary, home to Uganda’s wild rhinos, and participate in a guided rhino trekking experience. Observe these endangered giants in their natural habitat and learn about conservation efforts. Afterward, depart for Entebbe or Kampala, where you can reflect on the incredible wildlife encounters before concluding your safari adventure in Uganda.

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SUGGESTED LODGES

Wildwaters Lodge
Adere Safari Lodge
Kidepo Savannah Lodge
Murchison River Lodge
Paraa Safari Lodge
Pakuba Safari Lodge

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