9 Days Uganda Cultural Safarioffered by supplier M21093 (read about supplier)
Tour Duration: 9 day(s)
Group Size: 1 - 15 people
Specialty Categories: Cultural Journey
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: No
Minimum Per Person Price: 1850 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 2800 US Dollar (USD)
Day 1: Arrival day
On arrival at the airport, you will be warmly welcomed by your driver/guide from M21093, who will then transfer you to Kampala for overnight either at Serena Hotel, Common Wealth Country Resort Munyonyo (High end/luxurious accommodation), Grand Imperial Hotel, Royal Capital Palace Hotel (Medium class accommodation), Fairway Hotel (low budget accommodation).
Day 2: Kampala – Hoima
After an early breakfast, leave for Hoima district, driving through a beautiful green vegetation cover. Have a stop over at Mparu tombs before reaching Hoima town. Mparu tombs are royal burial grounds for Bunyoro traditional kings; this place is famous known in Bunyoro kingdom because it was chosen by Omukama (King) Kabalega to be his capital in 1872. Overnight at either Koloping house (high end classic accommodation) or African Village Guest Farm. Approximate driving time is 5-6 hours.
Day 3: Hoima cultural tour
After breakfast, Visit Bujumbura Cathedral, Duhaga cathedral, Katasiha Fort and Karuzika palace (Bunyoro Kingdom palace), get to know the origin of Bunyoro kingdom. Lunch break at your hotel. After lunch break you will be entertained by Entogoro cultural dancing group. Overnight at either Koloping house (high end classic accommodation) or African Village Guest Farm (medium class hotel).
Day 4: Hoima – Fort Portal
After early breakfast, drive to Fort Portal at leisure. Stop at Mukwano Tea Estate for photos. Arrive late evening and transfer to either Mountains of the moon Hotel (high end Classic accommodation), or Rwenzori guest view house (low budget accommodation).
Day 5: Fort portal Cultural adventure
Early morning, visit the Toro kingdom palace and Karambi tombs. The palace is built on famous Kabarole hill over looking the beautiful historical Fortportal town. Relax for lunch at your Hotel. In the afternoon drive to the historical sites of Amabere ganyimnawiru ancient caves. If time permits, there is an option of hill climbing on Nyakasura hills where you will have a magnificent view of Saaka crater lakes. Return to the Hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 6: Fort Portal – Kampala
After breakfast, depart Fort Portal via the pretty little town of Mubende set in rolling hills. Make a stop over at the splendid Nakaima cultural tree known to be 400 hundred years old worshipped by local people and thought to be holding the spirit of an ancient Bachwezi King. Picnic lunch en route and continue to Kampala. Arrive late afternoon. Overnight at either Serena Hotel, Common Wealth Country Resort Munyonyo (High end/luxurious accommodation), Grand Imperial Hotel, Royal Capital Palace Hotel (Medium class accommodation), Fairway Hotel (low Budget accommodation).
Day 7: Kampala – Jinja
Start with Sezibwa falls; you will get an opportunity to see the child born river which has belongs to the Kabaka’s heritage trail. Nature walks in Mabira Forest. Continue to Jinja Source of River Nile and the spectacular Bujjagali Falls. Return to Kampala late evening for dinner and overnight.
Day 8: Entebbe cultural site
Start with Bemba cave in Ziika ecotourism forest site and enjoy other activities like nature walk, birding, and sight seeing. Proceed to Uganda Wild Life Education Centre and Kigungu catholic religious missionary church. This church is the cradle of the catholic faith in Uganda. Kigungu landing site where the first catholic missionaries landed 129 years ago. Every year on February 17 catholic faithfuls from all over the country and beyond, make a piligrimage to Kigungu to commemorate the arrival of the two French missionaries father Simeon Lourdel (Mapera) and Brother Amans Delmas (Amansi). Overnight at Imperial Resort Beach Hotel (high end classic accommodation), Windsor Lake View Hotel (Medium Classic accommodation) or Entebbe Flight Motel, Sophie’s Motel (low budget classic accommodation).
Day 9: Departure day tour ends.
Transfer to Entebbe International Airport to later catch your flight depending on flight departure time.
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Airfare is not included in the tour price.
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M21093 is a local managed ground handling Safari and Tour Company based in Kampala Uganda established to serve the increasing demands of the tourism and the travel industry in Uganda. Providing tailor made safaris within the East Africa region. Through several years of extensive experience in providing unusual and...