5 days Ssese land & Ngamba island chimpanzee

Day 1: Transfer to Ngamba Island
This morning our safari guide will pick you up from your hotel and will drive you to Lake Victoria shores where you board the engine boat that will take you to Ngamba islands which are Located 23 km offshore from Entebbe, this 100 acres forested island is a safe haven for juvenile/ orphaned chimpanzees that are free to enjoy the natural habitat on this wonderful island. Ngamba island is home to a variety of plants and tree species, wild water and forest bird species, beautiful but unique reptile species such as snakes and lizard varieties plus a beautiful lake scenery. You will have a unique opportunity for close viewing of chimpanzees in their natural environment due to the pre-arranged supplementary feeding times (11.00 am & 3.00 pm each day) that bring the chimpanzees to within meters of the raised walkway designed for easy viewing and provide excellent photographic opportunities. You will feed the chimps and also have a great time with them
Mid range accommodation: Airport guest house.
Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
Travel time: 90 Minutes by boat.
Activity: Chimpanzee visit

Day 2: Transfer to Ssese Island
After your morning short day tour at the botanical gardens around Entebbe town, you will have lunch in Entebbe town and later leave Entebbe Pier at Nakiwogo with a ferry ship that departs at 2:00pm on Lake Victoria and arrives at Lutoboka bay in Bugala Island at 5:00pm where you should have enjoyed the navigation in a very comfortable atmosphere. The representative of booked hotel/ lodge will pick you up and transfer you for your overnight and dinner as well.
Mid range accommodation: Mirembe resort.
Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
Travel time: 15 Minutes.
Activity: Botanical gardens visit

Day 3: Ssese Island Tour
After breakfast go for the half day Ssese Island tour at which you will visit three Ssese islands, a fishing village, a settlement Village and an empty Island without occupants and here you will have a break. You will return to the hotel/ lodge for your lunch and later relax by the beach, some swimming in the beautiful water and take sun bath. Evening go for a sunset cruise on a local canoe for 2 hours and later return for dinner with overnight.
Mid range accommodation: Mirembe Resort.
Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
Travel time: 15 Minutes.
Activity: Fishing village tour

Day 4: Ecological Nature Walk.
After having your breakfast, you will go for an early Ecological walk in the forest and return for lunch. Relax a bit then later in the afternoon you will go for a village tour on a motor bike to visit the palm tree plantation, the pineapple Farm and one major traditional fishing village on Bugala Island. Return for dinner and overnight at your Hotel.
Mid range accommodation: Mirembe resort.
Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
Activity: Ecological Nature walk

Day 5: Return from Ssese Islands to Entebbe
Today you will have your breakfast packed and ready by the time you check out. You should be at the security checking point by 7:00am sharp the ferry will be moving at exactly 8:00am. You should reach Entebbe dock in time for lunch and relax at the hotel as you wait for your flight back home.
Mid range accommodation: Airport guest house.
Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
Travel time: 3 hours by ferry
Activity: none

Inclusion

  • Airport transfers on first and last day
  • Transport in a 4×4 safari vehicle
  • All park entrance fee
  • Airport transfers on first and last day
  • Services of an English speaking driver guide
  • Drinking water while in the vehicle

Exclusion

  • International airfares
  • Pre and post tour accommodation in Entebbe or Kampala
  • Uganda Visa (USD50.00 which can be paid on arrival at the Airport
  • Items of personal nature such as tips, drinks, and laundry