The 3 Days Uganda Ssese Islands tour is a thrilling tour package that takes you to the Ssese Islands of Uganda. Ssese Islands are under collection of over 84 islands in Lake Victoria, found in the Kalangala district about 51 kilometers away from the town of Entebbe.

3 Days Uganda Ssese Islands Tour

The main activity here is fishing although tourism is developing so fast. More so, Ssese Island is one of the top popular tourist attractions to visit while on Uganda Safari.

Among many islands on Lake Visitor, Bugala Island ranks as the largest and most visited. Other major islands are Nsirwe Island, Funve Island, Bubende Island, Bugala Island, Serinya Island, Kitobo Island, Kigungu Island, Ngamba as well as Kalangala where the main district administrative offices are located. Ssese Islands lies in quiet populated areas which allows one to escape from the stressful life in the noisy or busy urban areas.

The islands stun with clear waters, white sandy beaches, and a green virgin rain forest. Visitors here can engage in different thrilling activities such as; Swimming, canoeing, beach games, Quad biking, boat cruises, as well as visiting the local fishing communities. The Islands are also perfect for birding and small primates viewing among others.

Ssese Islands are an ideal site for holidaymakers, couples, lovers, and honeymooners. This 3 days Uganda Ssese Islands tour starts from Entebbe or Kampala and ends in Kampala or Entebbe.

Tour Highlight for 3 Days Uganda Ssese Island Tour

Day 1: Pick up and Transfer to the Nakiwogo landing site

Day 2: Forest walk, fishing, swimming, beach volleyball

Day 3: Return to Kampala or Entebbe

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Pick up and Transfer to the Nakiwogo landing site

On day 1 of the 3 Days Uganda Ssese Islands Tour, depending on your point of location, our driver guide will pick you up from Kampala or Entebbe Airport and transfer you to the Nakiwogo landing site in Entebbe early before 2:00 pm. At exactly 2:00 pm it’s when the ferry leaves. You will sail to the largest island of Bugala and if you arrive earlier in the day at Entebbe Airport our driver /guide will take you for a tour around Entebbe Botanical Gardens or the ‘’UWE’’ Uganda Wildlife Education Center ‘’Zoo’’ for life adventure

When you arrive late at the Airport, you will start the journey by sailing to the island on ferry transport, enjoy the beautiful sites of the second largest fresh water lake in the world that takes you to Lake Victoria. Then, you will be dropped at Lutoboka Bay on Bugala Island and by this time, you will just mention how excellent the Island is. Check into the hotel, refresh, and take an amazing walk to witness the beautiful scenery. Then the rest of the evening will be spent relaxing at the white sand beach. You can request camp fire later in the evening for your warmth. Dinner and overnight at the hotel/lodge.

3 Days Uganda Ssese Islands Tour
A ferry at nakiwogo landing site

Day 2: Forest walk, Swimming, fishing at the Ssese Island

Forest walk: Wake up, enjoy your breakfast, and start your beautiful day by watching the sunrise. Then go for a guided forest walk within Bugala Island helped by the trained guide to take around to all the important places while explaining information about the history behind the Island. The guide will also lead you to an abundant of birds where you will be able to see species such as African fish eagle, palm nut vultures, Jewel pygmy kingfishers, hornbills, paradise flycatchers, barbets, grey parrot, turacos many more. You will have sightseeing of beautiful butterflies and other wildlife species as you walk through the forest trails on the island.

Boat Cruise: After a forest walk, embark on a boat cruise to visit the fishing land sites and learn more about the fishing lifestyle. Enjoy the photo taking around the site as many as possible. Go for lunch.

After lunch, you will engage in one of these activities as an optional sunbathing, beach game, or swimming among others. Dinner and overnight stay

Day 3: Return to Kampala or Entebbe Airport

On the last day of the 3 Days Uganda Ssese Islands Tour, wake up, enjoy your breakfast, check out of the lodge, and be transferred back to the mainland.

Then drive back to Entebbe or Kampala. The ferry leaves Bugala at exactly 8 am and arrives in Entebbe at 11 am. Our safari driver-guide will be at Nakiwogo waiting for you to drive back to Entebbe Airport to catch your flight back home or to be dropped in Kampala at your hotel. The tour will leave you with great memories encountered.

End of 3 Days Uganda Ssese Islands

Tour Includes;

Full board accommodation

Ferry crossing fee

Pick up and drop off

Bottled mineral water

Knowledgeable guide

Boat cruise

Walking safari

Tour Excludes

International Flights


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