Uganda Central Circuit Safari Experience
Day 1: Arrival Entebbe-Kampala 45Mins-1hr
Arrival at Entebbe Airport where you will be welcomed by a representative and transferred to your accommodation in Kampala. Overnight at Cassia Lodge Kampala (B&B)
Day 2: Kampala City Tour
A tour to some of the historical and cultural sights of Uganda including the Uganda Museum, Nomo (National) Gallery, Baha’i Temple, Makerere University School of Public Health, Namugongo Martyrs Shrine, Owino Market, Kabaka’s Palace, National Theatre, Cathedrals and Gaddafi Mosque. Lunch is not included, but transport provided to one of the many restaurants in Kampala. In the afternoon, enjoy guided shopping at various craft markets, including the one behind the National Theatre if time permits. This trip can be modified to fit your special areas of interest such as arts and crafts, culture, or nature viewing. Overnight at Cassia Lodge Kampala. B.B
Day 3: Chimpanzee Tracking- Ngamba Islands
Ngamba Island is located on lake Victoria, 23 Km southwest of Entebbe. They provide these orphaned chimpanzees with a secure home to live out their lives, since a return to their natural habitat is not currently possible. Spend time watching chimpanzees as they play, interact with each other and even watch what you are doing. The thrill of knowing that by visiting them on Ngamba Island you are directly contributing to their well being, overall conservation of the species and supporting the local community gives an additional meaning to your safari. Dinner & Overnight at Boma Guest house.B.L.D
Day 4: Kampala-Ssese Islands
Leave Kampala at noon to be in time for the ferry at Nakiwogo, travel by ferry to Bugala Islands. These islands are well known for their Caribbean like feel and they will offer you the sight of splendid white sand beaches and sky blue waters. The island residents include vervet and Colobus monkeys, a variety of bird species and scores of butterflies. Dinner and Overnight at Ssese Palm Beach. B.L.D.
Day 5: Ssese Island Tour
After having breakfast you will set out on a forest walk through the island’s un-spoilt forests. While on it you can take some photos in the verdant forests. You will view a variety of wildlife that dwells in the forest and among them are monkeys, butterflies, and birds among others. Return to the hotel for lunch, and in the afternoon, have leisure at the lake, fish or swim if at all interested. Dinner and over night at Ssese Palm Beach. B.L.D.
Day 6: Fishing Villages Tour
Following breakfast you will enjoy a boat ride on Africa’s largest lakes; Lake Victoria. Visit the neighboring local fishing villages to observe and experience their way of life, check out their fishing methods in addition to seeing the variety of fishes they catch. Have lunch and enjoy the afternoon at leisure on the white sandy beaches. Dinner and over night at Ssese Palm Beach. B.L.D.
Day 7: Return to Entebbe
After breakfast, transfer by boat to Entebbe at 8.00 o’clock where you will be met by one of our company Guide to be driven back to Kampala or Entebbe international airport where the safari ends.
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Rate per person
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Included in the Package
- Ground transport in a 4 x 4 vehicle
- Fuel for the entire tour
- English speaking Ugandan driver/guide
- Park entrance fees
- Water in the car throughout the tour
- Accommodation as listed in the program
- Services of Park rangers and Gorilla guides
Excluded from the Package
- Airfares into Uganda
- Entry Visa fees
- Gorilla trekking permits
- Travel insurance
- Tips for guides and lodge staff
- Airport departure taxes
- Food and alcoholic beverages
- All expenses of a personal nature e.g. laundry, souvenirs etc.
- Accommodation in 4 and 5 Star Hotels and luxury cottages in the park/wild
- Private and personalized service
- Gourmet meals and drinks
- Spas, saunas and massage treatment
- Stylish modern furnishings
- Gorilla tracking permits
- A porter to carry your day-park while Gorilla tracking