5 Days Kampala and Source of the Nile Tour
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Day 1: Arrival and Transfer to your hotel
On arrival, our staff will be there to welcome you and take you to your hotel to rest and prepare for the adventure. Depending on your time of arrival, we shall take you for an entertainment depending on the events of the day. Dinner and over night at Protea Hotel Entebbe or 2 Friends beach Hotel
Day 2: Uganda Wildlife Education Centre (UWEC) and Entebbe Botanical gardens
The UWEC, formerly called the Entebbe Zoo, is a fun and exciting place to learn about a variety of animals. Mammals at the centre include Otters, Lions, Leopards and White rhinos; Primates include Patas monkeys, Vervet monkeys, and Chimpanzees. Reptiles include the African rock python, Crocodiles, Monitor lizards, and Cobras; and bird species include the rare Shoebill, the Egyptian goose, the helmeted guinea fowl, the African fish eagle, the Grey crested crane, and the potted Eagle owl. There is also an impressive array of vegetation. Visitor facilities at the UWEC include guided tours, the gift shop, the information centre, children’s discovery area, the lecture room, boat rides, donkey rides, performances and a picnic ground. End your day by having a nature tour to Entebbe Botanical gardens. You will have your lunch at UWEC while Dinner and overnight at Protea hotel Entebbe or 2 Friends beach hotel
Day 3: Entebbe-Kampala city tour
After breakfast and briefing, start your urban circuit which will include; Kabaka’s palace, Gaddafi mosque, Rubaga and Namirembe cathedral, Bahai temple the one of its kind in the whole of Africa, drive to Namugongo Martyrs shrine, Uganda museum, En route lunch after Namugongo at Sky Hotel International and end with a cultural performance at Ndere cultural centre. Dinner and overnight at Ndere centre Ntinda.
DAY 4: Kampala-Source of the Nile in Jinja
After breakfast you will head to Jinja, where the Nile derives its joy, fame and origin. Driving through the Mabira tropical forest, watch out for the Colobus monkeys and birds.
After 2 hours drive, arrive at the famous Owen Fall Dam the source of hydro electricity power for Uganda. Proceed to the source of the Nile (Ripon Falls where John Speke stood). From this point continue to the thrilling Kayaking adventure on the same river Nile. Have lunch at the source of the Nile. Other adventurous activities include; White water rafting, Wild Nile jet boating, the Nile high bungee jumping, Quad biking , Horse riding among others. However, you MUST confirm which activity you wish to engage in and we confirm beforehand. End your exciting tour and proceed to Kampala relaxation from fatigue. Dinner and overnight at Golf course hotel or Cassia Lodge
Day 5: Reserved for your departure from Entebbe International airport.
This safari quotation includes; Airport transfers All activities mentioned Guiding fees Bottled mineral water for refreshment while on the trip A 4×4 comfortable safari vehicle. Professional fulltime English speaking Driver Guide What is excluded? International Flight ticket Tourist insurance Beverages Tips and anything outside this itinerary