Overview of the 4 days Entebbe-kampala-Jinja popular city tour
This 4 days Entebbe-kampala-Jinja city tour is a short holiday tour in Uganda that takes you through 3 bustling towns of Uganda with a lot of spectacular views. The tour starts from Entebbe town through Kampala city, Jinja-East Africa’s adrenaline capital then back to Kampala.
Entebbe was once Uganda’s seat of government for the protectorate of Uganda before independence. Situated at the shores of Lake Victoria, its where Entebbe international airport is situated (Uganda’s national airport) and the first town you will see on arrival in Uganda. The town is home to various 1-day Entebbe tour attractions for wildlife and birding.
Kampala city is Uganda’s capital and the busiest city in the country. Kampala is 44km from Entebbe town by road. The town is known as the popular city of the seven hills that form the city and with several religious, educational and cultural attractions most of which are amazing to tour on a 1-day Kampala city tour.
Jinja town is Uganda’s former industrial town and one of the busy towns in Uganda. Jinja town sits at the shores of Lake Victoria close to the source of the Nile River which is the Key attraction for a 1-day jinja source of the Nile tour.
Safari highlights of the 4 days Entebbe-kampala-Jinja popular city tour
Day 1: You will visit Entebbe town’s Uganda wildlife education center and Entebbe botanical gardens.
Day 2: A memorable tour through the bustling capital of Uganda-Kampala.
Day 3: Visit Sezibwa falls, Mabira forest and do a boat cruise to the source of the Nile.
Day 4: Get wet during the wild white-water raft and then return to kampala.
Details of your 4 days Entebbe-kampala-Jinja city tour
Day 1 of your 4 days Entebbe-Kampala-Jinja city tour
As early as 7:00am you start your safari to Entebbe wildlife education center where you can sight a brief of the wildlife in Uganda. Over 50 animal species are represented by over 200 animals in the conservation center. This is the best chance to closely see animals like chimpanzees, giraffes, lions, monkeys, reptiles like snakes and many more. In the evening, you visit the Entebbe botanical gardens where you will see a variety of bird species including the Pink-backed Pelican, Lesser Jacana, Yellow-billed Duck, Glossy Ibis, African Open-billed Stork, Malachite Kingfisher, Yellow-billed Stork, Eastern Grey Plantain-eater, Yellow White-eye, Purple-banded Sunbird, African Jacana, Blue-checked Bee-eater and many more within the floral species.
Day 2 of your 4 days Entebbe-Kampala-Jinja city tour
After breakfast at your accommodation facility in either Entebbe or Kampala, you will go for a Kampala city tour. The best places to visit in kampala include Bahai temple which is the only temple in Africa, Uganda museum, Namirembe cathedral, Namugongo martyrs’ shrine, Old Kampala mosque, Makerere university and local markets. Here you will see how the city is amazing as you mix around with the people in the city.
Day 3 of your 4 days Entebbe-Kampala-Jinja city tour
After breakfast from one of your hotels in Kampala, your professional driver guide will drive you from Kampala to Jinja. You will make the first stop at Sezibwa falls (a traditional spot for the Baganda) where you can hike to the top of the falls. After this tour, you will go to Mabira forest for a forest walk in one of Uganda’s oldest tropical forests. In the evening, you will continue to Jinja where you will enjoy a boat cruise to the source of the Nile. You will have an overnight at one of the accommodations in Jinja source of the Nile.
Day 4 of your 4 days Entebbe-Kampala-Jinja city tour
On this last day of your memorable city tour, you will go for the most memorable white-water rafting experience. You will get wet and have fun for 5 hours of the best ever Nile River white water experience. After the white water raft you can decide to do either quad biking or horse riding before heading back to kampala.
End of tour
This is the best entertaining safari in Uganda with a visit to Kampala, Entebbe and Jinja. Plan to spend a short safari in these towns and have a memorable experience.