RAFT ,CRUISE AND CHIMP SAFARI
RAFT CRUISE AND CHIMP SAFARI
This is one of the best tours and excursion you will experience in Africa on the vast waters of River Nile; the second longest River in the world and fresh water Lake Victoria; a second biggest Lake in the world .It is exciting memorable, refreshing and breathtaking.
Rafting in the water of River Nile with Adrift outfitters or Nile River explorers is a lifetime experience. Our speed boat from Jinja, cruising via the islands of Buvuma, Kome, Bulago and to Ngamba, takes you about +/- 4hrs hours on a good weather.
A minimum of 10 people are required for this excursion on the speed boat. The speed boat has skippers, guide, lots of local beers and sodas including safety life jackets. Our buffet lunch in Ngamba Island is continental. Viewing of the chimps after your lunch is amazing before your return to Entebbe landing site. An option of visiting the vast Ssese Island is also possible.
Day One: You’ll be personally met upon arrival at Entebbe airport, and transferred to Cassia Lodge in Kampala for overnight. Meal plan: Dinner.
Day Two: Begin the day with breakfast and drive to Jinja for briefing on the rules for rafting by the guides. Before the rafting, enjoy the African coffee with lots of fruits.
The rafting action begins at 10.00 am. All white water adventures include transfers from Kampala, high quality custom made lifejackets for extra buoyancy and comfort, a great buffet lunch on a beautiful mid-river island, an awesome rafting experience and as much beer, soda and water as you can manage! Overnight at Jinja Nile Resort. Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
Day Three: After your early breakfast, you are driven to Rippon pier for a cruise inside Lake Victoria. Enjoy the cruise as you pass via a series of Islands and fishing villages. You will then land into Ngamba Island the sanctuary of the orphaned chimps. Many aquatic birds and animals can also be seen. After your lunch, you will them view the feeding of the chimps by the porters .It is advisable to make a donation to help purchase the food for the chimpanzees. Return to Entebbe using the speed boat which takes about 45 minutes and your ticket guarantees you an entry to Uganda Wildlife Education centre for a chat with different animals and birds including ecosystems in which they live! Monkeys, crocodile, chimpanzees, lion, snakes, hyena, leopard and many birds will be waiting for you. Meal plan: Breakfast and Lunch.
Later, transfer to Entebbe Hotel, Kampala Hotel or Entebbe International Airport. End of service.
Optional activities: Forest walks with the Chimpanzees, care giver for a day experience (Subject to various inoculations & pre-approval from CSWCT,(please inquire further about this particular issue) and a visit to Ssese Island beaches in Kalangala for relaxation.
The safari package to include:
Twin share/Double accommodation throughout the Safari.
Accommodation and meals as per the itinerary
Private safari 4 x 4 vehicle with English speaking guide/driver.
The package to exclude expenses of personal nature like: Hotel drinks and beers, laundry, tips, telephone, tobacco, etc.