5 Days Jinja and Entebbe tour

5 Days Jinja and Entebbe tour: This 5 days Jinja and Entebbe tour consists of an adventure in Jinja and Entebbe within 5 days and 4 nights starting and ending in Entebbe. The major activities to engage in during this 5 days Jinja and Entebbe tour include Jinja white water rafting, Visiting sezibwa falls, visiting source of Nile, Mabira forest zip lining, visiting Ngamba Island for chimpanzee viewing, visiting Entebbe zoo (UWEC), beach relaxation on Lake Victoria and exploring 3 cities of Entebbe, Kampala and Jinja. This 5 days Jinja and Entebbe tour is one of the short Uganda honey moon or holiday safari suitable for both family, groups and solo travelers.

5 Days Jinja and Entebbe tour

Highlights of this 5 days Jinja and Entebbe safari tour 

  • Day 1: Arrival in Entebbe and transfer to Kampala
  • Day 2: Ziplining in Mabira and transfer to Jinja to visit source of the Nile
  • Day 3: Jinja white water rafting and Entebbe
  • Day 4: Chimpanzee viewing at Ngamba Island and visit Entebbe zoo 
  • Day 5: Beach relation and departures

Detailed Safari Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Entebbe and transfer to Kampala

Arrival and transfer to Kampala city tour: Upon landing at Entebbe international airport on day 1 of 5 days Uganda tour, you will be met by our company representative who will brief you about this 5 days Jinja and Entebbe tour as you set off on a one hour drive to Kampala. Upon arrival in Kampala, you will enjoy your lunch depending on arrival time and spend the evening on a city tour exploring the most fascinating sites in the capital city of Uganda such as Monuments, markets centers, religious sites and many more without forgetting to view the traffic in the capital city. Later in the evening, you will return to your lodge for dinner and overnight.

Meal plan: lunch and dinner

Day 2: Zip lining in Mabira and transfer to Jinja to visit source of the Nile

Zip lining in Mabira forest reserve: After breakfast on day 2 of 5 days Jinja and Entebbe tour, check out of your lodge in Kampala and meet your driver once again to start a journey to mabira forest reserve for a breath taking zip lining adventure. Along the way to Mabira forest, you will divert abit to Sezibwa falls situated in Mukono where you will learn briefly about Buganda ancestors then return to the main road, buy some roasted plantain(Gonja)and chicken and head direct to Mabira forest situated just along Kampala – Jinja high way. While at Mabira forest, you will enjoy a zip lining as the major activity for your visit to the forest though you may also enjoy nature walk, birding, Mangabey monkey tracking and many more. During zip lining in mabira forest, you will be spotting different wildlife species that thrill in this natural forest. 

Transfer to Jinja and visit source of the Nile: After enjoying Zip lining, you will return to the road and head to Jinja with an enroute lunch and upon arrival in Jinja, you will set off on an evening boat cruise along Nile river to visit the exact spot which as marked at the source of River Nile by explore Speke. During the boat cruise to visit Nile source, you will be rewarded with a view of different fauna and flora species along the river bank and later on head to your reserved lodge in Jinja for check in, spend some time on a Jinja city tour then enjoy your served dinner and grab an overnight sleep.

Meal plan: breakfast, lunch and dinner  

Day 3: Jinja white water rafting and Entebbe

Jinja white water rafting: After breakfast on day 3 of 5 days Jinja and Entebbe tour, meet your safari driver and be transferred for a half day white water rafting along the water fall. This is one of the top done activity in Jinja where tourists engage in rafting up to grade 5 water wave along the Nile River on Itanda water falls. After white water rafting, you will return to your lodge for lunch then check out and be driven back to Kampala where you will connect to Entebbe. Upon arrival in Entebbe, you will spend your evening on a city tour exploring some of the attractions in this city awaiting dinner and overnight.

Meal plan: breakfast, lunch and dinner 

Day 4:  Chimpanzee viewing at Ngamba Island and visit Entebbe zoo 

Visit Ngamba Island and Entebbe zoo: After breakfast on day4 of 5 days Jinja and Entebbe tour, meet your safari driver to be transferred to the shores of Lake Victoria where you will then have a boat transfer to Ngamba Island that is situated on Lake Victoria. While at Ngamba Island, you will participate in feeding the orphaned chimpanzees that were rescued from poachers and are being taken care of in a sanctuary. After spending some time viewing the orphaned chimpanzees, you will cruise back to the shores of Lake Victoria, have your lunch and embark on a guided nature walk in Entebbe zoo where you will encounter with several wildlife species that are being preserved for research purposes including primates, mammals, reptiles, birds, and the entire stunning flora that all offers a breath taking adventure. Return to your lodge later on for dinner and overnight.

Meal plan: breakfast, lunch and dinner 

Day 5: Beach relation and departures

Beach relaxation and departures: Depending on your flight details on day 5 of 5 days Jinja and Entebbe tour, you will enjoy a relaxed breakfast then be transferred to the beach for as long as you can to enjoy different beach activities such as swimming, and other sports. Later in the afternoon, you will then relax at the shores of Lake Victoria enjoying cool breath while watching lots of bird species and later in the evening, return to the lodge, freshen up and check out to be transferred to Entebbe international airport for a night flight back home.

Meal plan: Breakfast and lunch 

END OF 5 DAYS JINJA AND ENTEBBE TOUR

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