One Day Entebbe tour
This One Day Entebbe Uganda tour covers the first capital city of Uganda. It’s also the main entry point to Uganda through the only International airport and the official residence home of the president (state house). Being a peninsula on Lake Victoria, it has many attractions for those tourists that have an extra day or two before and after the start of their gorilla and wildlife safaris in Uganda. You experience cool breezes from Lake Victoria, five-star hotels that have beautiful views of Lake Victoria and white sand beaches, beach palm trees, beautiful Entebbe botanical gardens, Ngamba Island (where orphaned and rescued chimpanzees live) and Uganda Wildlife Education centre (UWEC ZOO).
Our driver will pick you from your hotel and head to the beautiful Entebbe botanical gardens for Baboons and monkeys jumping from one tree branch to another, different bird species and butterflies, tropical plants and trees. The Entebbe Botanical Gardens are located on the beautiful Lake Victoria shore scenery. We then proceed to the sandy beach for lunch served in a shade provided by the large palm trees. The menu consists of Local and intercontinental dishes, Indian dishes, pizza, grilled whole tilapia fish (tourists’ favourite) served with refreshing cool drink and beers.
We then proceed Uganda Wildlife Education centre commonly known as Entebbe Zoo. This is a centre for educating conservation to local and international tourists, school children and adults who visit it. The animals in the zoo include; all big 5 animals, snakes, bird species, Crocodile, gorillas and Chimps. You walk along the various paths going at beachside restaurants for refreshments before proceeding to our next destination.
Lastly, we got to one of the beaches of your choice for relaxing, swimming and boat rides canoe ride plus music that is normally played on these beaches. These beaches include Imperial resort Beach, spena Beach, Lido Beach and Anderita Beach. You can enjoy most during weekends but they are open throughout the week. During the boat trip, you are able to see boat trips to visit some islands, the equator monument on one of the stone islands on Lake Victoria and to see the sun setting or dawning.
Sunset cruises, wine and cheese cruises can be organized for those that have less time in Entebbe. This boat trip goes for about 90 minutes giving you views of the beauty of Lake Victoria with small boats of fishermen scattered all over the place and those using the strings. This is the best time to capture the sunset over Lake Victoria on your camera. From here, we shall end our one day tour to Entebbe