#TwendeKampala#BambooSafaris 5 Days Labor Weekend Uganda Mega Road Trip.

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Uganda is one of the smallest countries in Africa. But with even that the country has a lot to offer in terms of tourist attraction and all the beauty the country has to offer.

From its temperate climate that offers life to some of the indigenious plantations in Africa to being a home of  to the tallest mountain range in Africa- Mt. Rwenzori, to being the source of the world’s longest river – the River Nile and also has the continent’s largest lake (Lake Victoria).

play River Nile with a view of Mt. Rwenzori (Courtesy)

 

The country has half of the world’s remaining gorillas population residing there. The country is also home to the Big Five and also has an abundance of other wildlife including chimpanzees, hippos and also rare species of birds.

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Day 1: Nairobi to Kampala at 8pm
A brief stopover in Nakuru town for refreshments before hitting the road again for Kampala
 

Day 2:- Kampala

play Ariel view of the cityof Kampala (Courtesy)

 

Arrive in Kampala late in the afternoon for a city excursion, personal shopping, dinner and overnight stay at Roots Retreat Hotel. Experience the Kampala night life (optional).

Day 3: Kampala - Entebbe

play Entebbe Botanical Gardens (Courtesy)

 


Early morning breakfast, depart for Entebbe. 
On arrival, have a city tour at Entebbe where you will have a chance to visit several places of interests.
Later depart for Botanical Gardens, which host a variety of open country and woodland species.

play Verreaux Eagle Owl (Courtesy)

 

The gardens are great place to spend a couple of hours relaxing. The tall trees are also a favorite day roost for Verreaux’s eagle owls.

Depart for Uganda Wildlife Education Centre where all the animals that Uganda offers brought together in one place.

play Uganda Wildlife Education Centre (Courtesy)

 

Go for lunch, followed for a nice swim at Lake Victoria and hang out at the beach.

Later, go back to the hotel in Kampala for overnight stay

Day 3: Kampala – Jinja

play Jinja town. The start of the Mighty River Nile (Courtesy)

 

Early morning breakfast and go visit different sites including, Kabaka Palace, Buganda Kingdom Parliament, Idi Amin Torture Chamber, Muammar Gaddafi Mosque- which is the second largest Mosque in Africa.

 

Depart for Jinja town which is the source of the River Nile. The town is also adventure sports hub of Uganda and offers world-class white water rafting on the Nile River as well as quad biking and mountain biking. Enjoy a boat ride at the source of the river Nile and later proceed to the camp.
 

Have dinner and overnight stay at the source of Nile at Explorer River camp or similar Hotel.

Day 5: Jinja – Nairobi

Early breakfast, then break camp and depart for Nairobi.

Have lunch at Kisumu and leave for Nairobi arriving later in the evening
 

Charges:
Citizens Ksh.19, 950 
Non Residents USD 350 

Deposit of Kes.10,000 by 15th April (installment Accepted)

Mandatory requirements:
-Passport/Temporary Pass
-Yellow fever certificate

Note:
Temporary Pass is applied online Click https://immigration.ecitizen.go.ke/index.php?id=1 at Ksh.350 and taken to Nyayo house for stamping.

Yellow fever vaccination and certificate is done in Major hospitals in Kenya/ Border (Ksh.1,000) Vaccine last for 10 years & is always needed when travelling.
Age Limit Strictly 18+ 

Charges inclusive of:

-Round trip transport aboard a luxury Vehicle
-Accommodation (2 people sharing)
-Meals on half board basis
-Drinking water 500ml x 1 per day
-Bonfire
-Entry fees
-Services of a professional tour guide
-Photography

Charges exclusive of:

-Lunch
-Drinks
-Emergency medical evacuation cover 
-Special activities 
-Rafting 
-Tips

What to carry:
-Valid passport/Temporary Pass
-Bedding/ sleeping bag/ mosquito nets /masai shukas
-Sun Screen lotion
-Sun hats
-Swimming costumes
-Extra Clothing
-Extra drinking water
-Camera with extra batteries
-Head lamp/Torch 
-Toiletries
 

Note:

Full payment of the safari must be made 7 days before the departure date.

Canceling 15 days to the event, with no replacement deposits will be retained to cater for third party services.
In case of full payment balance will be refunded within one working day.

Payment Mode:
Lipa Na Mpesa-Till No. 343993 (option buy goods and services)
Mpesa No. 0728 297 566 or 0735 467 022

Bank Details can be provided upon request.

For booking and enquirie contact:
Phone: +254 728 297 566, +254 735 467 022, +254 772 965 791
Email: info@bambootravel.co.ke
Twitter @BambooSafaris
Offer: #TwendeKampala#BambooSafaris

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