3 Days Lake Bunyonyi safari tour

3 Days Lake Bunyonyi safari tour is one of the most enjoyable and short Uganda safaris than either start from Kampala uganda or from Kigali Rwanda depending on the choice of the tourist since both 2 countries have unique attraction worth an encounter. This 3 days lake Bunyonyi safari tour can also start from Kampala Uganda and end in Kigali Rwanda and vice versa taking adventurous travelers onto a thrilling Uganda safari to explore the beauty that lies with in Kabale district on Lake Bunyonyi the deepest lake in East Africa. Lake Bunyonyi can be visited by both travelers on a honey moon, vacation and many other and can yet be combined with other destinations I uganda such as Mgahinga gorilla national park, Bwindi impenetrable national park, Queen Elizabeth national park, Lake Mburo national park among others. The major aim of visiting Lake Bunyonyi is to engage in the breath taking adventures such as Canoe ride that takes rides on a tour exploring different islands along the lake, have a nature walk and bird watching along the shores of the lake which is suitable for birders as the lake is a home to several little birds, Cycling, swimming, community tour, Leisure and many more without forgetting a stunning view of kigezi hills. Lake Bunyonyi is the most recommended destination for lovebirds who need a secret place sit, chill and relax away from the noise and pollution in cities thus the perfect place for relaxation and refreshing. This 3 days Lake Bunyonyi safari tour includes 3 days and 2 night excursion in Uganda the pearl of Africa.

Highlights of 3 days Lake Bunyonyi safari tour

  • Day 1: Transfer from Kampala to Lake Bunyonyi
  • Day 2: Full day excursion on Lake Bunyonyi
  • Day 3: Transfer back to Kampala for departures


Day 1: Transfer from Kampala to Lake Bunyonyi

Transfer to Lake Bunyonyi: Early in the morning on day 1 of 3 days L. Bunyonyi safari tour, our company representative will be at your hotel in Kampala or Entebbe ready to meet you. Meet and greet and without hesitating embark on the road drive heading to south western part of Uganda as you enjoy the stunning vegetation along the way. Along the journey, you will enjoy a photo taking session at the equator line in kayabwe where almost all tourists heading to western part of Uganda usually consider as their first stopover to pose for photographs at the north and South Pole of the equator. After spending some time at the equator, the next stop will be in Mbarara city where you will enjoy your lunch at a hotel of your choice though Igongo cultural hotel is the best choice due to an Ankole cultural touch exhibited there. After lunch, the journey to the hills of kigezi proceeds and you will arrive at Lake Bunyonyi late in the evening. Check in your lodge and enjoy your evening at leisure along the shores of Lake Bunyonyi overlooking the hills, terraces, stunning flora and watching little birds and return to your lodge for dinner and overnight rest.

Meal plan: Lunch and dinner

Day 2: Full day excursion on Lake Bunyonyi

Full day excursion on Lake Bunyonyi: On day 2 of 3 days L. Bunyonyi safari tour, you will enjoy a relaxed breakfast at the shores of Lake Bunyonyi listening to the sweet melodies of different early morning birds then head out for a full day excursion along the stunning fresh water lake that is bilharzia free and free from Crocodiles. After breakfast, you will then start your day with a walk which is one of best activities to engage in while on a visit to Lake Bunyonyi as there is a whole lots of things to see while on foot ranging from different bird species such as Malachite kingfishers, Pied kingfishers, African Harrier Hawk, Egrets, fly catchers, eagles, vultures and many more. During the walk, you may proceed to visit the local communities where you will meet and interact with the local Bakiga and Batwa near Lake Bunyonyi. Return to the lodge in time for lunch then embark on a canoe ride in the afternoon to explore different island since the lake harbors 29 islands each with its own unique story. After the canoe ride there is an option of swimming only for the talented and experienced swimmer since the lake is very deep and there is possibility of drowning thus only experienced swimmer should participate in this. Relax at the lake, enjoy your dinner and have an overnight rest.

3 Days Lake Bunyonyi safari tour
3 Days Lake Bunyonyi safari tour

Meal plan: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 3: Transfer back to Kampala for departures

Transfer back to Kampala for departures: On day 3 of 3 days Lake Bunyonyi safari tour, wake up on a relaxed breakfast at the lake shores, then check out of the lodge and meet your safari driver once again to start a journey back to Kampala with an enroute lunch at Igongo cultural hotel. Upon arrival in Kampala, have a city tour to view some of the unique attractions in the city and finally be dropped off either at the hotel or at Entebbe international airport for departures as you close this 3 days lake Bunyonyi safari tour.

Meal plan: Breakfast and Lunch


Inclusive in 3 days Lake Bunyonyi safari tour

  • Kampala pick up and drop off
  • A 4×4 safari vehicle with fuel
  • An English speaking safari driver/ guide
  • All mentioned activities in the itinerary
  • Accommodation for 2 nights on Lake Bunyonyi
  • All meals as per itinerary
  • Enough bottled drinking water throughout the safari

Exclusive in 3 days Lake Bunyonyi safari tour

  • International travel visa and flight air ticket
  • Optional activities
  • Additional accommodation before and after safari
  • Tips
  • Life insurance 
  • Laundry fees
  • Souvenirs 
  • Other expenses of personal nature such as Cigar, emails, airtime, juices, alcohol etc.

Conclusion: This 3 days L. Bunyonyi safari tour can as well be done in just 2 days if the safari starts and ends in Kigali Rwanda. Check out more adventures with in different East African countries on www.ugandasafaristours.com.

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