3 Day Uganda Safari – Uganda is one of the best safari destinations in Africa, with several safari parks to visit. There are several uganda 3 day safari tours packages which you can book based on your preference of activities. There are 10 national parks in Uganda, many of which you can visit for the uganda 3 day safari tours. The activities which you can do while on your 3 day Uganda safari holiday range from Gorilla trekking, chimpanzee trekking, wildlife viewing, adventure sports and so much more.
3 Day Uganda Safari
Uganda is one of the top African destinations with interesting tour activities such as gorilla trekking, chimp tracking, wildlife viewing, lion tracking experiences, water rafting, mountain climbing, canoeing and boat rides among others. Most of these take place in the protected wildlife areas. Uganda has ten national parks namely Murchison falls national park, Queen Elizabeth national park, Lake Mburo national park, Kibale national park, Rwenzori Mountains national park, Bwindi impenetrable national park, Mgahinga national park, Mount Elgon national park, Kidepo national park and Semuliki national park. Each of these national parks has activities that make it stand out among others due to the wildlife they have, landscapes and sceneries or other features. There are however other places out of these parks where tourists go for adventurous tour activities, for example, Mabira forest for forest walks, zip lining, Sipi falls for short hikes to watch the wondrous waterfalls, Jinja for water rafting and boat rides, Ngamba island to watch chimps in the sanctuary and Ziwa rhino sanctuary to track for rhinos among others.
A 3 day Uganda Safari can take you to any of the above destinations where you do exciting activities in these few days. We design itineraries for travelers to explore the best of what the Pearl of Africa can offer in 3 days which will give you the most interesting life time stories.
3 days Uganda safari to Murchison falls national park takes you to this biggest national park in Uganda and offers you an opportunity to view the thrilling Murchison waterfalls, watch a variety of game in the park and cruise along the River Nile. You could as well pass by Ziwa rhino sanctuary for rhino tracking.
A 3 days Uganda safari can also take you to the Bwindi national park which is a home to the largest population of the endangered mountain gorillas. This tour takes travelers to western Uganda through the numerous hills in the region to the rain forests of Bwindi. Tourists who go for gorilla trekking here have 98%chances of seeing the gorilla families that have been habituated for tourism in the forest. You also have an opportunity to meet the tribe of people who lived in the forest with the mountain gorillas before the forest was gazette for tourism. They share their stories with tourists and entertain them with their traditional dances.
You can choose to utilize this brief safari of 3 days to explore the true wilderness that Uganda keeps in its northeastern region where tourists who visit it go for game drives in the vast savannah plains, the beautiful sceneries and cultural encounters. Animals seen on game drives include lions, leopards, cheetah, buffaloes, giraffes, zebras, elephants among others.
A 3 day Uganda safari can be used to visit Queen Elizabeth national park where we find lions which have a habit of climbing and resting up on the branches of trees. This is a great opportunity because this is a rare sighting in Africa apart from in Queen Elizabeth national park in Uganda and Lake Nakuru national park in Kenya. This safari also involves a boat cruise along Kazinga channel where visitors see numerous wildlife including hippos, crocodiles, elephants and a lot of birds among others.
Tourists who want to have a great experience of chimp tracking in 3 days are recommended to visit Kibale national park where they go for a thrilling trek in Kibale forest to search for chimps. This is the primate capital of the world and it has a lot of chimps that have been habituated for tracking. More other primates are spotted in the forest as you walk through the trails.
One of the most breathtaking activities you ought not to miss out when you are in Uganda is white water rafting. This can as well be done to full satisfaction in these 3 days. It takes you to Jinja where you’ll have a brief stopover at Mabira forest for a forest walk and proceed to Jinja for water rafting.
Uganda is the best place for such dramatic activities when you need or have few days for you tour.
Recommended Uganda 3 day safari tours
3 Days Uganda Gorilla Safari
The 3 days Uganda gorilla safari takes you to the Bwindi impenetrable forest or to the Mgahinga Gorilla National park to track the endangered mountain gorillas in what is termed as a once in a lifetime experience by many travelers who have visited the gorillas. The brief 3 uganda 3 day safari tours to see the gorillas is as follows:
Day 1: Pick-up from your hotel in Kampala and transfer to the Bwindi impenetrable forest national, home of the mountain gorillas.
Day 2: Go for morning briefing about the gorilla trekking rules then head-out into the forest in groups of eight to search for the allocated gorilla family. There is an optional visit to the Batwa community later in the afternoon when you return from seeing the mountain gorillas.
Day 3: Transfer back from the Bwindi forest to Kampala, briefly stopping over at the equator.
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3 Days Murchison Falls Safari
Murchison falls national park is Uganda’s largest game reserve endowed with several game species including the lions, Elephants, buffaloes, leopards, hippos, Giraffes, Jakson hartbeasts, oribi, Uganda Kobs, waterbucks, and several others. The Park is also home to chimpanzees, baboons and several other monkey species and a variety of birds including the rare shoebill stork. If you are intrested in seeing all the big five, you can also stop over at the Ziwa Rhino sanctuary en-route to Murchison falls national park. The brief 3 days murchison falls safari is as follows:
Day 1: Transfer from Kampala to Murchison falls national Park, stopping over at the Ziwa rhino sanctuary to track the Rhinos then proceed to the park where you will visit the top of the falls then continue to your lodge for dinner and overnight stay
Day 2: Do an early morning game drive on the northern banks of murchison falls national park the later proceed for an afternoon boat cruise to the bottom of the falls.
Day 3: Go for another morning game drive then exit the park and drive back to Kampala
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3 Days Queen Elizabeth national park safari
Queen Elizabeth national park is one of the most popular parks in Uganda named after the queen of England. The park is popular for having several game, birds and primates. One of the most popular activities being a boat cruise on the Kazinga channel, game drive in Ishasha to see the tree climbing lions and several other activities. Brief itinerary for 3 days queen elizabeth safari.
Day 1: Transfer from Kampala to QENP, Visit crater lakes.
Day 2: Game drive in Kasenyi and after noon Kazinga boat cruise
Day 3: Optional chimp trekking in Kyambura or Kalinzu and departure.
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