11 Days Uganda Kenya Wildlife Safari
11 Days Uganda Kenya Wildlife Safari is a tour to different national parks around Kenya and Uganda such as Lake Nakuru national park, the famous Masai Mara national reserve, as well as Lake Mburo national park and Queen Elizabeth national park in Uganda.
You will engage in game drives at different times of day during your 11 days safari in Uganda and Kenya. While on the safari, you will explore the wilderness of the national parks and also enjoy seeing various wildlife and bird species.
Masai Mara national reserve in the south western part of Kenya is famous for the annual wildebeest migration which involves movement of over 2 million wildebeests across the Mara- Serengeti eco system.
Boat rides in Lake Mburo national park and Queen Elizabeth national park are also among the activities which you will enjoy as you relax and enjoy the scenery around you while exploring different national parks during your 11 days Uganda and Kenya safari.
You will begin your safari in Nairobi, Kenya and then end it in Entebbe Uganda after engaging in a safari in both countries and experiencing different cultures and safari adventures.
Safari highlights of the 11 Days Uganda Kenya Wildlife Safari
- Day 1; pick up and drive to Lake Nakuru national park
- Day 2; morning and afternoon game drives
- Day 3; drive to Masai Mara national reserve
- Day 4; full day in Masai Mara national reserve
- Day 5; flight to Entebbe
- Day 6; drive to Lake Mburo national park
- Day 7; morning game drive and nature walk
- Day 8; drive to Queen Elizabeth national park
- Day 9; morning game drive and boat cruise
- Day 10; drive to Lake Bunyonyi
- Day 11; drive to Kampala
Day 1; pick up and drive to Lake Nakuru national park
You will be picked up from the airport by your guide who will welcome you and brief you about your safari. You will continue your drive to Lake Nakuru national park where you will enjoy driving through the rift valley and also enjoy seeing flamingos along the shores of Lake Nakuru which is a rift valley lake.
You will have lunch at your lodge as you prepare for an afternoon experience of game drives in search of different wildlife species in Lake Nakuru national park such as rhinos, giraffes, waterbucks, lions, elands and many others. You will proceed to your lodge after the game drive for dinner and to spend the night at Lake Nakuru flamingo lodge.
Day 2; morning and afternoon game drives
You will have breakfast at your lodge as you prepare for a full day of wildlife viewing adventures in Lake Nakuru national park. You will see various wildlife species during your morning game drive since they are very active at this time of day.
After lunch, you will have a game viewing experience in the savannah plains of Lake Nakuru national park as you search for wildlife species such as giraffes, waterbucks, gazelles, antelopes, zebras, buffalos among others. Black rhinos and white rhinos are among the wildlife species which you will also enjoy seeing during your safari in this national park. As you enjoy photography and the evening sunset, your guide will drive you back to your lodge for your dinner and overnight at Lake Nakuru flamingo lodge.
Day 3; drive to Masai Mara national reserve
Ahead of your journey to Masai Mara national reserve, you will start with breakfast at your lodge in Lake Nakuru national park before checking out. Your guide will drive you to the reserve for more wildlife viewing experiences.
You will check in at your lodge on arrival in Masai Mara national reserve as you prepare for your lunch. You will later have an evening game drive in the reserve to look out for the wildlife species such as elephants, buffalos, lions, leopards, rhinos, wildebeests, waterbucks, warthogs, hyenas, gazelles, hyenas, cheetahs, impalas among others as well as numerous bird species. After your evening game drive your guide will drive you back to your lodge for dinner and overnight at Sentrim Mara camp.
Day 4; full day in Masai Mara national reserve
You will be served with breakfast at your lodge ahead of your morning game viewing experience in Masai Mara national reserve. After breakfast, your guide will drive you around the reserve as you look out for wildlife species like the big five which includes lions, leopards, elephants, buffalos and rhinos. Masai mara national reserve is also home to other wildlife species like wildebeests, zebras, antelopes, hyenas, giraffes, waterbucks, dik dik, and hartebeest among others which are very active in the morning.
You will have your packed lunches after your morning game drive ahead of another game drive. During your game drive in the evening, you will explore a different part of Masai Mara national reserve as you watch the sunset and then return to your lodge to have your dinner and spend the night at Sentrim Mara camp.
Day 5; flight to Entebbe
You will have breakfast at your lodge in Masai Mara national reserve as you prepare for your flight to Entebbe. Your guide will pick you up from Entebbe international airport and drive you to your hotel in Entebbe where you will spend the night at 2 friends hotel Entebbe.
Day 6; drive to Lake Mburo national park
You will have breakfast at your hotel in Entebbe as you prepare for your transfer to Lake Mburo national park. You will have a stop at the equator where you will take photos and visit craft shops and also enjoy watching experiments at the equator. Your guide will drive you to the national park where you will check in and have your lunch.
After lunch, you will engage in an afternoon boat ride on Lake Mburo during which you will see wildlife species such as hippos as you relax and watch the sunset. Your guide will drive you to your lodge for dinner and overnight at Arcadia lodges.
Day 7; morning game drive and nature walk
You will have breakfast before your morning game drive in Lake Mburo national park in search of various wildlife species such as zebras, hippos, elands, antelopes, impalas as well as various wildlife species.
You will return to your lodge for lunch and later engage in a guided nature walk to experience the beauty of the national park and get a close view of the wildlife species on foot. Dinner and overnight will be at Arcadia lodges.
Day 8; drive to Queen Elizabeth national park
After having breakfast at your lodge in Lake Mburo national park as you prepare for a transfer to Queen Elizabeth national park. You will check in and have lunch at your lodge before your afternoon game drive as you explore Queen Elizabeth national park and enjoy seeing various wildlife species such as tree climbing lions in the ishasha sector. Other wildlife species you will see as you drive around the national park include buffalos, elephants, kobs, waterbucks among others. You will have dinner and overnight at Parkview lodge.
Day 9; morning game drive and boat cruise
On the 2nd day of your visit to Queen Elizabeth national park, you will have an early breakfast and your guide will drive you around Queen Elizabeth national park to look out for various wildlife species and to enjoy the beautiful scenery around the national park. You will see wildlife species grazing around the savannah such as antelopes, buffalos, warthogs and many others. Your lunch will be served at your lodge.
You will enjoy a boat ride on Kazinga channel where lakes Edward and George meet as you watch different wildlife species grazing near the shores of the lake like buffalos, hippos and elephants as well as various bird species along the lake shores. You will return to your lodge for dinner and overnight at Parkview lodge.
Day 10; drive to Lake Bunyonyi
After breakfast at your lodge in Queen Elizabeth national park, your guide will drive you to Lake Bunyonyi where you will enjoy a canoe ride along this lake which is the 2nd deepest lake in Africa which is also known for having over 29 islands like the Punishment Island, bushara, bwama and njuyeera and also for clear water safe for swimming. You will enjoy views of beautiful terraced hills during your boat ride. You will return to your lodge to relax and have dinner and overnight at Arcadia lodges.
Day 11; drive to Kampala
You will have breakfast at your lodge and embark on your journey to Entebbe with an en route lunch after which your guide will drive you back to Entebbe and this will bring your 11 days Uganda and Kenya safari to an end.
End of the 11 Days Uganda Kenya Wildlife Safari
The safari and tour prices below include
- all day game drives as per sample itinerary
- Hotel/lodge accommodation for the duration of the safari
- Animal tours according to your itinerary preferences
- Private 4-wheel drive vehicle with a roof hatch
- Professional safari and tour guide / driver
- All national park fees
- All meals on the safari
- All game viewing activities specified
- Price quoted per person sharing
The safari and tour prices below exclude
- Drinks and mineral water
- Items of personal nature
- International and local airfares
- Flight to Entebbe
- Airport taxes Any airport transfers & hotel accommodation before / after the safari
- Entry visas
- Travel insurance
- Tips and gratuities