Kampala tour breakdown
- Namugongo Martyrs Shrine
- Uganda museum
- Gadafi Mosque
- Ndere cultural centre
- African craft village
- Kasubi Royal Tomb
- Kabaka’s Palace
- Bahai Temple
- Uganda Wildlife Education centre [UWEC]
- Botanical Gardens
Safari activities in Jinja
- Visit to source of the Nile
- Bungee jumping
- White water rafting
- Jet boating
- Zip lining
- Sezibwa falls
- Horse riding
- Squad biking
Rates as per person
Budget – Coming soon
Midrange – Coming soon
Luxury – Coming soon
Day 1: Visit to Namugongo Martyrs Shrine, Ndere Cultural Centre and Uganda Museum
Akita wild tours and travel’s guide/driver will pick you from the hotel after your breakfast for your day one activity. You will visit Uganda Museum the largest and oldest museum in Uganda which was founded in 1908. View the traditional and long time ago items as caretakers of the museum will narrate stories behind each item in the museum.
After lunch, drive to Namugongo shrine which is one of the largest Catholic and Anglican pilgrimage destinations in Africa dedicated to 22 martyrs and saints of Uganda who were burned to death by King Mwange II of Buganda. The government of Uganda declared 3rd June as public holiday so as to honour the saints that were killed because of their faith. Hope for deep information about each martyrs you would love to know. Proceed to Ndere cultural centre home to cultural Ndere troupe music, you will enjoy the local performance as the sun sets down.
Accommodation: Ndere Troupe Home [ Budget], Cassia lodge [Mid-range] or Serena Hotel [Luxury]
Day 2: Visit to Bahai house of worship, Gadaffi Mosque and Kasubi Royal Tombs
This second day we will visit Bahai house of worship, the temple is sitting on 52 acres of land. The temple was built between 1958 and 1961 on kikaaya hill and since then the temple has received hundreds of visitors. Visit the Gadaffi Mosque the Uganda national mosque, the mosque seats over 15,000 worshipers. Have lunch and after we will visit the Kasubi Royal tombs where bodies of kings are buried and then later visit the kabaka’s palace in Mengo where you will gather information about the Buganda Kingdom.
Accommodation: Ndere Troupe Home [Budget], Cassia lodge [Mid-range] or Serena Hotel [Luxury]
Day 3: Visit Uganda wildlife education centre, Botanical gardens and few beaches
We will leave Kampala very early after morning breakfast, drive to Entebbe where we will visit The Uganda Wildlife Education Centre. We will gather information as we encounter different kinds of wildlife like, giraffes, elephants, lion, buffalos, monkeys, baboons, snakes, leopard and bird species to mention but a few.
After lunch, drive to Botanical gardens for more sighting and you will spot different kinds of primates like vervet monkeys, olive baboons and black and white colobus monkey to list the few. The garden is good for those clients who love birding because of the different types of bird species which include, common Greenshank, Madagascar Bee-eater, long tailed and green cormorants, marsh sandpipers, Ross’s and great blue tauracco, organge weaver, grey and brown parrots, golden and yellow backed weavers, superb sunbird, bare faced go-away-bird and little swift to mention the few.
Day 4: Transfer to Jinja for adventure
We will set off to Jinja at 6:30 am so as to avoid Jinja road traffic jam with first stopover at sezibwa falls and you will be told stories behind the falls, proceed to Mabira forest and do nature walk. Drive to Jinja with a beautiful view of tea planation and sugar plantation. Upon arrival to Jinja we will visit the source of the Nile and do white water rafting.
Accommodation: Jinja Nile Resort [Luxury], Kingfisher safari Resort Hotel [Mid-range] or Explorers Backpackers [Budget].
Day 5: Departure
Have morning cup of coffee and head for bungee jumping at River Nile, enjoy the cool breeze of the Nile and transfer back to Kampala with brief stopover at newly built Jinja bridge for some photo shot. Proceed with journey passing through the longest forest in Uganda, sugar plantation and tea farms. You will have another stopover at Najjembe for some chicken bits. Continue with the journey to Kampala, have lunch and relax. Drop off to Entebbe international airport or hotel/residence.
Park Entry Fees
All Local taxes
Experienced safari guide/driver.
Any other extras not mentioned in the itinerary.