29 days in Uganda Itinerary

29 days in Uganda Itinerary

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Start: Amsterdam
Fly + Drive:  22 h 15 min
1
Masindi
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Murchison Falls National Park
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Drive + Bus:  2 h 45 min
3
Fort Portal
— 4 nights
Bus + Drive:  2 h
4
Queen Elizabeth National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Rubaare
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
6
Mbarara
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  4 h
7
Entebbe
— 4 nights
Fly:  14 h
End: Amsterdam

3
nights
Masindi

Masindi ©
Masindi is a town in the Western Region of Uganda. Change things up with these side-trips from Masindi: Budongo Central Forest Reserve (in Budongo) and Rhino Fund Uganda ( Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary) (in Nakitoma). Spend the 20th (Sun) exploring nature at Murchison Falls National Park. There's more to do: stroll the grounds of Polish Cemetery Masindi and take a peaceful walk through Royal Mile Budongo Forest.

To plan Masindi vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Masindi is an approximately 22.5- hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Amsterdam to Masindi due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Amsterdam in September, things will get a bit warmer in Masindi: highs are around 31°C and lows about 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to drive to Murchison Falls National Park.

Things to do in Masindi

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Budongo Central Forest Reserve, Rhino Fund Uganda ( Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary)
Find places to stay Sep 17 — 20:
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Murchison Falls National Park ©
Murchison Falls National Park
Rhino Fund Uganda ( Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary) ©
Rhino Fund Uganda ( Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary)
Budongo Central Forest Reserve ©
Budongo Central Forest Reserve

3
nights
Murchison Falls National Park

Murchison Falls National Park ©
Spend the 22nd (Tue) exploring nature at Nile Delta Cruises - Murchison Falls. categoryPhrases.sentence.Spend_the_day_exploring_the_gorgeous_surroundings_at Dream Balloons Uganda.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Murchison Falls National Park day trip site.

Traveling by car from Masindi to Murchison Falls National Park takes 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Murchison Falls National Park can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel to Fort Portal.

Things to do in Murchison Falls National Park

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Murchison Falls ©
Murchison Falls
Nile Delta Cruises - Murchison Falls ©
Nile Delta Cruises - Murchison Falls
Dream Balloons Uganda ©
Dream Balloons Uganda

4
nights
Fort Portal

Fort Portal ©
A handful of natural parks and reserves, caves, and lakes, welcome you to Fort Portal.
Step out of Fort Portal to go to Kasese and see Rwenzori National Park, which is approximately 1h 30 min away. And it doesn't end there: head outdoors with Kibale Forest National Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Tooro Botanical Gardens, stroll through Lake Nkuruba Nature Reserve, and explore the fascinating underground world of Amabere Caves.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Fort Portal online trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Murchison Falls National Park to Fort Portal in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Murchison Falls National Park in September, Fort Portal is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel to Queen Elizabeth National Park.

Things to do in Fort Portal

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Lake Nkuruba, Rwenzori National Park
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Rwenzori National Park ©
Rwenzori National Park
Kibale Forest National Park ©
Kibale Forest National Park
Bigodi Wetlands Sanctuary ©
Bigodi Wetlands Sanctuary

4
nights
Queen Elizabeth National Park

Queen Elizabeth National Park ©
Step out of Queen Elizabeth National Park to go to Kasese and see Queen Elizabeth National Park, which is approximately 58 minutes away.

To see maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Queen Elizabeth National Park trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and car from Fort Portal to Queen Elizabeth National Park takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In September in Queen Elizabeth National Park, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) to allow time to travel to Rubaare.

Things to do in Queen Elizabeth National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Queen Elizabeth National Park
Find places to stay Sep 27 — Oct 1:
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Kazinga Channel ©
Kazinga Channel
Katwe Tourism Information Centre ©
Katwe Tourism Information Centre
Queen Elizabeth National Park ©
Queen Elizabeth National Park

4
nights
Rubaare

Rubaare ©
Spend the 2nd (Fri) in the pleasant surroundings of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Rubaare trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Queen Elizabeth National Park to Rubaare takes 2.5 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Queen Elizabeth National Park in October: high temperatures in Rubaare hover around 28°C and lows are around 15°C. You will leave for Mbarara on the 5th (Mon).

Things to do in Rubaare

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
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Bwindi Impenetrable Forest ©
Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

4
nights
Mbarara

Mbarara ©
One of Mbarara's popular attractions--Lake Mburo National Park--lies in close proximity to the city, just a short ride away.
Step out of Mbarara with an excursion to Kitagata Hot Springs in Kitagata--about 1h 05 min away. Spend the 6th (Tue) exploring nature at Lake Mburo National Park.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Mbarara online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Rubaare to Mbarara takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Rubaare in October, expect a bit warmer with lows of 20°C in Mbarara. You'll set off for Entebbe on the 9th (Fri).

Things to do in Mbarara

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Kitagata Hot Springs
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Lake Mburo National Park ©
Lake Mburo National Park
Kitagata Hot Springs ©
Kitagata Hot Springs

4
nights
Entebbe

Entebbe ©
Nestled on Lake Victoria Peninsula, the laid-back town of Entebbe once served as seat of the colonial government, yet remains widely known as the scene of the 1976 Israeli rescue of hostages kidnapped by Palestinian and German plane hijackers.
When in Entebbe, make a side trip to see Munyonyo Martyrs' Shrine in Munyonyo, approximately Munyonyo away. The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Entebbe Botanic Gardens, stroll through Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Sanctuary, buy something for everyone on your list at Victoria Mall, and explore the activities along Lake Victoria.

To see where to stay and tourist information, go to the Entebbe trip builder.

Getting from Mbarara to Entebbe by combination of car and flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Entebbe can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Entebbe

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Munyonyo Martyrs' Shrine
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Entebbe Botanic Gardens ©
Entebbe Botanic Gardens
Uganda Wildlife Conservation Education Centre ©
Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Sanctuary ©
Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Sanctuary

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