Entebbe will be your first city to explore on Uganda safari and this straddles close to the shores of Lake Victoria about 1 and half hour drive. Your next visit will be to Kampala capital city and later, you sum it up with Jinja the adrenaline capital of East Africa. Safari Vacations and Travel Services will gladly take you through this city tour.
Day 1: Explore Entebbe on a city tour
On Day 2: Kampala city tour and transfer to Jinja
Day 3: Transfer to Jinja
Day 4: White water rafting and drive back to Kampala/Entebbe
Wake up early to have breakfast and after, begin your city expedition in Entebbe one of the oldest towns in Uganda.
This was Uganda’s first capital city and your day one of city expedition will involve visiting Entebbe botanical gardens for bird watching while also exploring several tree and plant species of medicinal importance.
Uganda Wildlife Education Centre will be your other point of visit on a 4-day Entebbe, Kampala, and Jinja tour. You will enjoy the view of diverse wildlife kept at the zoo including elephants, lions, giraffes, antelopes, crocodiles, zebras, birds including shoebill stork.
You will sum up your day with a sunset cruise on Lake Victoria and most interestingly, get to the equator monument. After the long day Entebbe city tour, drive back to your hotel for dinner and an overnight stay.
Accommodation: 2 Friends Beach Hotel/Protea Hotel
After breakfast, leave Entebbe for Kampala about a 31 km drive. Today, your Kampala city tour will take you to different interesting places. These include; the Uganda Museum, Bahai Temple the only temple in Africa, Lubiri, and then have lunch.
Drive to the craft market and after connect to Namugongo Martyrs shrine for a faith tourism experience.
If time allows, you will visit Kabaka’s Lake, one of the largest man-made lakes in Africa. It is also well-known not only for its cultural significance but amazing for bird watching. Dinner and overnight stay will be in your hotel in Kampala.
Accommodation: Serena Hotel/Protea Hotel/Five to Five Hotel
After a hefty breakfast, drive from Kampala to Jinja in the east. The en-route journey will cover a stop visit at Ssezibwa waterfalls to have in-depth learning about its cultural significance; and Mabira forest for a short nature walk for you to enjoy bird sights, primates, and butterflies.
Proceed to Jinja where you will take a boat ride through the source of the Nile. After a memorable boat ride, return to relax, dine, and spend a night at a lodge in Jinja.
Accommodation: Jinja Nile Resort/Source of the Nile Hotel/Nile River Camp
Have breakfast and after, you will have half a day of white water rafting experience via the source of the Nile.
This will take you to grade five rapids for you to have a breathtaking experience. Return after your amazing water sport ready to embark on the return journey to Kampala/Entebbe. This will mark the end of your 4 days Entebbe, Kampala, and Jinja tour.
Other amazing activities to enjoy (optional) while on tour in Jinja include quad biking, horseback riding, jet boating, kayaking, bungee jumping, and others.