Welcome to Ssese Islands


The early 1990s saw the Ssese's popularity peak, but the suspension of the ferry service largely removed them from the muzungu (foreigner) map until a ferry began running from Entebbe in 2006.


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$3950 Cultural & Theme Tours

Uganda Wildlife and Cultural Safari 19 Nights 20 Days

Day 1On arrival at Entebbe International Airport, our representative will meet, greet and transfer you to your accommodation facility for the overnight. Day 2 - The Source of the river NileTransfer to the east of Uganda driving through Jinja, the second largest town and Industrial district of Uganda. It is characterized by the Asian architecture, the brewery industries and the colourful gardens. Visit the Source of the Nile on Lake Victoria and then proceed to the spectacular “Bujagali Falls” on the river Nile a few kilometres from the source. Optional: try the unforgettable emotion of white water rafting, bunji jumping or paragliding which is one of the main attractions in Jinja. Lunch at Bujagali, where local food is served. In the afternoon drive to Mbale for dinner and overnight.Day 3 The Sipi FallThe activities for this day start with the nature walk to the spectacular waterfalls on the river Sipi, which originates from Mount Elgon. The starting point is at Crow’s Nest, a camping and lodging site. You will see the caves, plantations of coffee, matooke and sugarcane plantations along the way. We ensure that you have packed lunch for the day. We shall also have time to discover the Bagisu cultural life the imbalu cultural experience, later we have Dinner and overnight. Day 4 Soroti Town Tour; • Day 5: Karimajong culture • Day 6 and 7: Kidepo valley National park • Day 8: The Murchison Falls National Park • Day 9 - The boat cruise on the river Nile (optional) • Day 10, Return to Kampala for departure or opt for an extension of your safari • Optional extension  Day 10 - Fort Portal at the foothill of the Mountains of the Moon • Day 11- The Semliki Hot Springs • Day 12: Here you either return to kampala city depending on your schedule or proceed to Queen Elizabeth NP for more wildlife adventure and cultural encounters. • Day 13 – Queen Elizabeth National Park (optional) • Day 14 –Climbing lions of Ishasha. • Day 15 – The wonderful Lake Bunyonyi- • Day 16 - Departure • Optional Extension: Day 17 - The Ssese Islands of Lake Victoria • Day 18 - The Islands tour  • Day 19 - Ecological Nature walk and Bugala Village tour. • Day 20- Kampala City Tour

$6000 Cultural & Theme Tours

Uganda Safari Wildlife and Cultural Tour 18 Days 17 Nights Tour

Itinerary  • Day 1- On arrival at Entebbe International Airport, our representative will meet, greet and transfer you to your Hotel for the overnight.  • Day 2 - The Source of the river Nile Transfer to Mbale, east of Uganda driving through Jinja , the second largest town and Industrial district of Uganda. It is characterized by the Asian architecture, the brewery industries and the colourful gardens. Visit the Source of the Nile on Lake Victoria and then proceed to the spectacular “Bujagali Falls” on the river Nile a few kilometres from the source. Optional: try the unforgettable emotion of white water rafting or bunji jumping, which is one of the main attractions in Jinja. Lunch at Bujagali, where local food is served. In the afternoon drive to Mbale for dinner and overnight.  • Day 3 - The Sipi Fall The activities for this day start with the nature walk to the spectacular waterfalls on the river Sipi, which originates from Mount Elgon. The starting point is at Crow’s Nest, a camping and lodging site. You will see the caves, plantations of coffee, matooke and sugarcane plantations along the way. We ensure that you have packed lunch for the day. Return to Jinja in the afternoon. Dinner and overnight.  • Day 4 - The rhinos of Ziwa sanctuary • Day 5 - The Murchison Falls National Park • Day 6 - The boat cruise on the river Nile • Day 7 - Fort Portal at the foothill of the Mountains of the Moon • Day 8 - The Semliki Hot Springs • Day 9 – Queen Elizabeth National Park • Day 10 –The Kyambura Chimp Trekking • Day 11 –climbing lions of ishasha. • Day 12 -The encounter with mountains gorillas • Day 13 – The wonderful Lake Bunyonyi • Day 14 - Lake Mburo National Park • Day 15 - Departure Optional Extension: • Day 15 - The Ssese Islands of Lake Victoria • Day 16 - The Islands tour • Day 17 - Ecological Nature walk and Bugala Village tour. • Day 18 - Kampala City Tour

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