7 DAYS CLASSIC CULTURAL.

Tour Description.

In this fantastic 7 days classic tour takes you through different, here the savannah meets tropical rain forests, during your trip expect to see savannah animals such us Hippos, leopard, giraffe, buffalo’s lions and the elephants. Get a chance to interact with world’s endangered Mountain Gorillas. This trip specifically includes the most interesting National Parks of Uganda: Queen Elizabeth National Park, Bwindi Impenetrable and Lake Mburo National Park and visiting Igongo Ankole cultural Centre.

Tour Highlights.

  • Safari on Queen Elizabeth National Park with chances of viewing the Five Game animals at a close range
  • Boat ride on Kazinga Channel which has a greatest concentration of Hippos and Birds
  • Search for the tree climbing lions from Ishasha sector in Queen Elizabeth National Park
  • Enjoy a beautiful landscape on your way to western Uganda
  • Meet the Mountain Gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
  • Game drives “safaris” in Queen Elizabeth National Park and Lake Mburo National Park
  • Visit interesting local communities or pygmies around Bwindi and Queen Elizabeth

Destination: Entebbe Airport – Kampala


Activities


Arriving at Entebbe international airport, you will be warmly welcomed by the Gakima safaris representative and transfer you to your hotel in Kampala. Approx. 40km. Accommodation: in Kampala.


Destination: Kampala – Jinja Approx. 80km

Activities


Our driver guide will meet and greet you at 8:00am.


Drive to Namugongo Martyrs shrine, here you will learn more about (Uganda Martyrs) who shed their blood because of the Christian faith a catholic, we shall have another stopover at Ssezibwa falls for scenic viewing and photography.


Then after transfer to James Hannington memorial site at kyando village, at this point one can discover/ see the historical landmark that tell a story about Bishop Hannington. He was an Anglican Church missionary born in 1847, he was sent to Africa from England in 1884 to become a Bishop of the East Equatorial African Region, at this place, Bishop and 48 African helpers were murdered in October 1885. Accommodation in Jinja.


Destination: Jinja - Kampala.


Activities

Today after taking your breakfast, drive to Kyabazinga Palace a traditional king for the Basoga people, there after depart for a boat cruise at the source of River Nile. (Optional activities: white water rafting, Quad Biking, Bungee jumping). For white water rafting book in advance.


Destination: Kampala


Activities


Our driver guide will meet and greet you at 8:00am.


Today you will visit main attractions of Kampala city including Uganda museum, Baha’i tempo, Buganda kings palace, Kasubi Tombs, Ndere cultural centre, and fort lugard.


Destination: Kampala – Fort portal .


Activities

Transfer to fort portal , on our way we shall make a stopover at Tanda Pits, The legendary stories explain their existence on Walumbe “Death” who is said to have been the sister to the wife (Nambi) of the first Ganda to live on earth from heaven. Another stopover at Nakayima tree in mubende Town. Then finally visit the palace of the Tooro Kingdom.


Destination: Fort Portal - Bundibujo - Mbarara


Activities

After taking your breakfast, drive to Amabere ga nyinamweru caves. The breasts you see today are an impressive stalactites formation in the Nyakasura Caves-filled with the attractive natural rock pillars. There after drive to Bundibujo for scenic experience of Sepuya hot springs. Then proceed to Mbarara for your accommodation.


Destination: Mbarara - Kampala.


Activities


Today we drive to visit a traditional farm to experience cattle keeping culture of the Anokel people. There after visit Igongo cultural Centre, Its set on grounds of a former palace of Ankole king, this museum explores the people of southwestern Uganda, particularly the Ankole, through artefacts, traditional heritage (Ankole dishes, smoked Ankole cow milk), traditional village replica and a heap of info of the Ankole people. On our way to Kampala, we shall make two stopovers one at Equator Kayabwe anther one at Kateleke Prison Ditch Nsangi if time allows. (Optional activity of visiting if time allows Ntale high school).


Transfer to your own accommodation in Kampala or Entebbe for your out bound flight.


Price Quotation 2019.

Please note that prices are as (per person) based on Twin/ double room sharing, they are estimates only and subjected to change without notice.

Silver Budget (USD) per person Golden Budget (USD) per person
Based on a private group of 1-6 people. 975 1,236
Based on a private group of 4 or 5 people. 1,148 1,120
Based on a private group of 2 or 3 people. 1,678 1,455
Options
For Full board per person a day extra USD. 35 Not Applicable

Includes.

Accommodations and meals mentioned, Airport transfers, a 4x4 vehicle with a driver/tour guide and fuel, entrances and attractions mentioned, Hiking / Nature walks, Game drives, boat cruise at Kazinga channel and Lake Mburo, visiting Igongo cultural Centre.

Excludes.

Visa for Uganda and insurance, flights, tips and personal expenses, beverages and meals not mentioned, all optional activities, Gorilla permits

NOTE:

We advise our esteemed clients always to book with us in advance in order to secure for you these accommodations mention. However incase these accommodation are found all booked we can get for you other nearby accommodation that offer same services.

Day 1 Arrival

Destination: Entebbe airport – Kampala

 Accommodation on you, though we can still arrange it for you

Day 2

Destination: Jinja Town

Silver budget: The Nile Porch (BB)

Golden budget: The Haven Lodge (FB)

Day 3

Destination: Kampala

Silver budget: Hotel Sojovalo or Namirembe Guest House (BB)

Golden budget: Shagari -La Hotel or Sheraton Hotel Kampala (FB)

 Day 4

Destination: Kampala

Silver budget: Hotel Sojovalo or Namirembe Guest House (BB)

Golden budget: Shagari -La Hotel or Sheraton Hotel Kampala (FB)

 Day 5.

Destination: Fortportal

Silver budget: Rwenzori Guest Hotel (BB)

Golden budget:. Rwenzori Guest Hotel (FB)

Day 6

Destination: Mbarara

Silver budget: Igongo cultural centre (BB)

Golden budget: Igongo Cultural centre (FB)

Day 7

Destination: Mbarara - Kampala /Entebbe

Check out from your accommodation and then trafer to kamapala, depart for your out bound flight at Entebbe interational Airport.