AFRI TOURS AND TRAVEL - DAY TRIPS AND EXCUSRIONS
1 DAY & OVERNIGHT TRIPS
001 KAMPALA CITY - The City on 7 hills (1/2 day)
Depart from your hotel. Our experienced guide takes you through the sights and sounds of this hilly city. Meet people renown for their friendliness and visit cultural sites.
The tour can include the Uganda Museum, Kasubi Tombs, Makerere University, Nakasero Market, Craft markets, Namirembe Cathedral, Rubaga Cathedral, Kibuli Mosque, Kabaka's lake and more. Enjoy a continental or traditional Uganda style lunch at a local favourite restaurant before returning to your hotel.
You may request to extend this tour to a full day and visit the Beads for Life Project.
002 ENTEBBE - The Seat (1/2 day)
The colonial town of Entebbe is about 45 minutes drive from Kampala. Visit the Entebbe International Airport, the lakeside Botanical Gardens, the Ugandan Wildlife Education Centre and Resort Beach Entebbe, a lakeside resort.
You then travel to Kigungu, a traditional fishing village. Finishing with a continental or traditional Uganda style lunch at a local favourite restaurant.
003 JINJA - Source of the Nile ( 1 day)
The Nile starts its 4000-mile journey to the Mediterranean from Lake Victoria. Join us to see the source of the Nile and the surrounding environment. Depart from Kampala, heading east to Jinja passing coffee, tea and sugar plantations.
First stop at the submerged source of the Nile followed by Owen Falls Dam and Masese fishing village on Lake Victoria. Spend the afternoon relaxing at Bujagali Falls after lunch.
Return to Kampala in the afternoon, stopping at Ssezibwa Falls or Mabira Forest to see primates, birds and butterflies.
003A JINJA - White Water Rafting ( 1/2 -1 day)
Depart for Jinja for a full day rafting trip on the Nile River including morning snack, lunch, and beverages and BBQ at the end of the day. You will have an exhilarating and memorable experience.
Half-day trips are available for those short of time. Though this trip sounds very adventurous, this river can accommodate any level of rafter. No experience is needed. You can choose a raft where you get to paddle or one where you enjoy an easier ride with someone else doing all the work!
Top quality safety gear and highly experienced guides run the biggest rapids possible. Total rafting is for 25 kms of river including some of the best rapids in the world. You don't have to do all the side runs, unless you want to. The river is graded 4+ to 5 and provides one of the best one day rafting trips around.
NB. Bring a swimsuit and shorts to wear on the river. Facilities are available for cameras to be protected from the water while on the river. Don't forget sunscreen and sunglasses.