At about 51 kilometers away from Entebbe are the 84 islands floating on Lake Victoria making the Ssese Islands in Kalangala district. The major islands include; Kigungu, Ngamba, Nsirwe Island, Funve Island, Bubembe Island, Serinya Island, Bugaba Island, Kitobo Island and Kalangala. The fresh waters, white sand and the virgin rain forest are some of the most remarkable features of the Ssese Islands. The cool atmosphere on the Ssese Islands make it a perfect place for holiday makers and honeymooners.

Day 1: Pick up from the Airport/Hotel and transfer to Ssese

You will be picked by our driver/guide from your hotel or Entebbe airport early in the morning and drive you to Nakiwogo to catch up with the ferry that sets off at 2pm. The ferry takes you to Bugala Island which is believed to be the largest of all the Ssese Islands. You will enjoy the evening on the white beach sand. Dinner and overnight at Brovad Sands Lodge (High End) or Pearl Garden Hotel (Moderate).

Day 2: Fishing, Nature walks and Swimming

You will wake up to a delicious breakfast as you watch the sunrise. You will then be led on a nature walk to Bugala Island exploring the beauty of this amazing area learning about the different historical spots on this Island and the lives of the indigenous people. You will also be guided to the fresh rain forest sheltering many bird species and primates and butterflies. You will break of for lunch and then proceed to the landing sites to learn about fishing and take part in this great experience. Spot fishing, boat cruising, beach games and swimming. Dinner and night stay at Brovad Sands Lodge (High end) or Pearl Garden Hotel (moderate or budget)

Day 3: Return to Entebbe/Kampala

After an early breakfast, we shall leave the Island and return to Entebbe airport for departure.

Trip Inclusions

  • Ferry crossing
  • Safari car and Driver/Guide
  • Guiding fees
  • Full-board accommodation
  • Drinking water and en-route lunch

Excluded services

  • Flight charges
  • Visa
  • Cigarette
  • Insurance
  • Tips