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. If you arrive before 1600 hours local time, we shall take you for an entertainment depending on the events of the day. Dinner and over night at Protea Hotel Entebbe or Boma hotel Entebbe.
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 Boma hotel Entebbe
After breakfast and briefing, start your urban circuit which will include; Bahaii temple the one of its kind in the whole of Africa, drive to Namugongo Martyrs shrine, Uganda museum, Ndere troupe for performing arts and experience in totality, Ugandan cultures through music and dance. En route lunch after Namugongo at Sky Hotel International. Dinner and overnight at Ndere centre.
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 Entebbe relaxation from fatigue. Dinner and overnight at Protea Hotel Entebbe or Boma Hotel Entebbe
Airport transfers, ground transportation in 4×4 wheel tourist vehicles with internet access on board that makes you stay connected to family and friends, Rafting equipments or equipments for the chosen activity, Driver/Guide, destination Entrance fees plus all the activities involved, government taxes and drinking Water on board.
Note that this trip can be done any time of the year and at the end of your wildlife safari or prior to it.