7 DAYS

Safari Eastern Uganda

Embark on an extraordinary 7-day Ugandan adventure, where nature’s wonders and cultural treasures await. From the excitement of Jinja, where you’ll cruise the Nile and partake in thrilling activities, to the serene beauty of Sipi Falls and Mount Elgon National Park’s wildlife splendor, each day offers a unique experience.

DAY 1 | ARRIVAL IN UGANDA

Welcome to the Pearl of Africa! Arrive in Entebbe and be greeted by a representative who will assist with the visa and immigration process. After a warm welcome, you will be transferred to your accommodation in Entebbe or Kampala for a relaxing evening. Take this time to rest and recover from your journey, as the adventure is about to begin!

DAY 2 | JINJA – THE ADVENTURE CAPITAL

After breakfast, depart for Jinja, a charming town known as the Adventure Capital of Uganda. As you travel, you’ll pass through picturesque landscapes and rural villages, giving you a glimpse of the country’s authentic charm. Upon reaching Jinja, head straight to the banks of the Nile River for an exhilarating boat cruise to the source of the Nile, where the world’s longest river begins its journey. Feel the excitement as you experience the Nile’s gentle flow.

For those seeking an adrenaline rush, Jinja offers a variety of optional activities. Test your courage with white-water rafting on the challenging rapids of the Nile or experience the thrill of bungee jumping from a spectacular viewpoint. After an action-packed day, return to your lodge in Jinja, situated amidst nature’s beauty, for a relaxing overnight stay.

DAY 3 | SIPI FALLS – NATURE’S CASCADE

Leaving Jinja behind, set off for the enchanting region of Sipi Falls, nestled in the foothills of Mount Elgon. Sipi Falls is a mesmerizing series of three waterfalls, each offering a unique view of nature’s grandeur. Take a guided hike to the waterfalls and witness the awe-inspiring beauty of the cascades. Capture breathtaking photographs and enjoy the serene surroundings.

In the afternoon, immerse yourself in the local culture with an optional community walk. Interact with the friendly villagers, learn about their traditions, and gain insights into their way of life. Spend the night at a cozy lodge near Sipi Falls, where you can hear the soothing sounds of nature as you drift off to sleep.

DAY 4 | EXPLORING MOUNT ELGON NATIONAL PARK

Awake to the refreshing mountain air and venture into Mount Elgon National Park. This day is dedicated to exploring the park’s diverse ecosystem, which ranges from montane forest to bamboo belts and moorland. Embark on guided nature walks or opt for more challenging hikes to uncover the park’s hidden treasures.

DAY 5 | DRIVE TO KAMPALA – OVERNIGHT

After breakfast, bid farewell to the tranquility of Sipi Falls and embark on your journey back to Kampala, Uganda’s vibrant capital city. Upon arrival, check into your accommodation and take some time to refresh. The afternoon is yours to spend at leisure. You may explore the bustling markets and street vendors, where you can indulge in traditional Ugandan snacks or shop for unique souvenirs to take home. Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at a hotel in Kampala.

DAY 6 | KAMPALA CITY TOUR

Today, set out for an immersive city tour of Kampala, discovering the rich history and vibrant culture that defines this lively metropolis. Visit the Uganda Museum, where you’ll find fascinating artifacts and exhibits that showcase the country’s diverse heritage. Explore the impressive Kasubi Tombs, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the burial grounds of Buganda kings, offering valuable insights into Ugandan traditions and customs.

For lunch, savor an authentic Ugandan meal at a local restaurant, allowing you to tantalize your taste buds with local delicacies. In the afternoon, explore the bustling craft markets, which offer an array of colorful and intricately crafted souvenirs to commemorate your Ugandan adventure. Return to your accommodation for a relaxing evening in Kampala.

DAY 7 | DEPARTURE FROM KAMPALA

As your unforgettable safari adventure comes to an end, take some time in the morning to explore additional attractions in Kampala, depending on your flight schedule. You may visit vibrant art galleries, historical sites, or indulge in some last-minute shopping. Afterward, your guide will transfer you to Entebbe International Airport for your departure flight, where you can bid farewell to Uganda, carrying with you cherished memories of a truly remarkable safari experience in the Pearl of Africa.

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