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Tree Climbing Lions

Day 1; Transfer to Queen Elizabeth national park

On this first day of your trip, you will meet the AA safaris and Tour‘s guide in the morning when he comes to pick you up from your hotel or any other place where you will have spent that night. You will drive Queen Elizabeth national park located in the southwest of the country, driving along the Masaka- Mbarara road and so your first stop over will be at the equator. He you will experiment out your real weight, have water experiments to determine the south and northern hemisphere and other experiments.   From here, you will drive through Mbarara town, Bunyaruguru escarpments which are overlooking the rift valley before you reach Queen Elizabeth National Park with the unfolding a beautiful panoramic view of Lakes Edward and George. You will have a lunch break but dinner will at the lodge of your choice which may be;

Luxury: Ishasha wilderness camp/ Kyambura lodge/ Mweya safari lodge/Jacana lodge

Mid range: Marafiki safari lodge/ Ihamba lodge/King fisher camp/hippo hill camp

Budget: Bush lodge/ Mweya hostels/Ishasha bandas/Simba safari camp

Day 2; Chimpanzee tracking and launch cruise

After your breakfast, drive to Kyambura gorge for a briefing about track chimpanzees. You will get a ranger who will guide you through the jungle as you search for these chimpanzees, an exercise which might take you 1-3 hours. More to the Chimpanzees, you will meet lots of other primates like the monkeys; there will be lots of bird species and so many types of tree species. By midday, you will be through with the trek and return to the lodge to have your lunch and then in the afternoon, you will go for the launch cruise on the kazinga channel that connects Lake George and Lake Edward. During the boat ride, you will see a huge population of Hippos in the water, Crocodiles in and along the shores of the river, Buffaloes, Elephants and many other animals as they graze, others taking some water close to the shores. This place also has a huge population of brightly colored birds thus a good place for bird lovers too to visit.    After this adventure, you will head back to the lodge and have your dinner.

Day 3; Game drive- return to Kampala

You will wake very early, have your morning break fast and then your guide will take you for an early morning game drive in the Northern Crater Area where there is heavy grassland and crater lakes set into deep volcanic craters. The game drive give you the chance to see most of the wildlife in the park which includes lots of elephants, Uganda kobs, lions, buffaloes, monkeys, water bucks, bush bucks, to mention but a few. After the game drive, you will have your lunch and start on your journey back to Kampala. For some souvenirs, you can stop over at Mpambire drum world and buy yourself a locally made drum as remembrance for this Safari to Uganda. The driver will drop you any where you want like a hotel in Kampala if you still in the country or to the airport.

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