8 Days Uganda Fishing Safari to Lake Victoria, Ssese Islands & Murchison Falls National Park

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8 Days Uganda Fishing Safari to Lake Victoria, Ssese Islands & Murchison Falls National Park

Overview of the 8 Days Uganda Fishing Safari to Lake Victoria, Ssese Islands & Murchison Falls National Park

The 8 Days Uganda Fishing Safari to Lake Victoria, Ssese Islands & Murchison Falls National Park is one of the comprehensive fishing safaris in Uganda that allows world anglers to explore the magical fish of Uganda including the Nile Perch, the Cat fish species and the Tiger fish among other types. The safari commences in Entebbe and ends in Kampala taking you to the best spots for fishing in Uganda. It incorporates magical wild game viewing including the big five namely the elephants, lions, Cape Buffaloes, Southern white Rhinos and the Leopards. Other wildlife like the Jackson’s Hartebeest, the Rothschild Giraffe and Oribis not forgetting aquatics along the Nile like the Hippos and Nile Crocodiles may not be missed. The views of Murchison Falls – the world’s powerful waterfall derive ultimate safari memories.

Safari Highlight of the 8 Days Uganda Fishing Safari to Lake Victoria, Ssese Islands & Murchison Falls National Park

Day 1 of the 8 Days Uganda Fishing Safari to Lake Victoria, Ssese Islands & Murchison Falls National Park: Arrive in Uganda – Entebbe International Airport & transfer to the Hotel

Day 2 of the 8 Days Uganda Fishing Safari to Lake Victoria, Ssese Islands & Murchison Falls National Park: Do Fishing on Lake Victoria from the Main Land

Day 3 of the 8 Days Uganda Fishing Safari to Lake Victoria, Ssese Islands & Murchison Falls National Park: Transfer by ferry to Ssese Islands from Nakiwoogo Landing site

Day 4 of the 8 Days Uganda Fishing Safari to Lake Victoria, Ssese Islands & Murchison Falls National Park: Whole day fishing in Ssese Islands

Day 5 of the 8 Days Uganda Fishing Safari to Lake Victoria, Ssese Islands & Murchison Falls National Park: Transfer from Ssese Islands back to Entebbe

Day 6 of the 8 Days Uganda Fishing Safari to Lake Victoria, Ssese Islands & Murchison Falls National Park: Drive to Murchison Falls National Park & do an afternoon game drive

Day 7 of the 8 Days Uganda Fishing Safari to Lake Victoria, Ssese Islands & Murchison Falls National Park: Do whole day fishing along the banks of River Nile and the bottom of the falls

Day 8 of the 8 Days Uganda Fishing Safari to Lake Victoria, Ssese Islands & Murchison Falls National Park: Do game drive in Murchison Falls National Park, transfer back to Kampala & track white Rhinos en route in Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary

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Detailed Safari Itinerary of the 8 Days Uganda Fishing Safari to Lake Victoria, Ssese Islands & Murchison Falls National Park

Day 1 of the 8 Days Uganda Fishing Safari to Lake Victoria, Ssese Islands & Murchison Falls National Park: Arrive in Uganda – Entebbe International Airport & transfer to the Hotel

Following your long flight from your place of origin, you land at Entebbe International Airport where you will meet our company representative treating you to a magical welcome and briefing about the country after which you connect to the hotel for relaxation, dinner and overnight.

Accommodation: Upmarket / Luxury: Lake Victoria Serena Resort, Midrange / Standard: Boma Hotel Entebbe, Budget / Basic: Airport Guesthouse

Day 2 of the 8 Days Uganda Fishing Safari to Lake Victoria, Ssese Islands & Murchison Falls National Park: Do Fishing on Lake Victoria from the Main Land

uganda fishing tours

uganda fishing tours

After breakfast from your place of stay, you connect to the Entebbe dock close to the Uganda Wildlife Education Center and then get to the boats to embark on the fishing experience. You can opt to take a half day fishing encounter commencing both in the morning at 9am returning at 12:30pm and in the afternoon at 1pm returning at 5pm. However, travellers can embark on the full day experience starting at 9am and ending at 5pm. You connect to the second largest fresh water lake in Africa and the largest lake on the African continent enjoying the soothing water and the moist air before you start the hunt for fish. The fishing is conducted around the local Islands which are approximately 45minutes from Entebbe. The selection of fishing areas depends on how the fish are biting and the weather. At some points of the year, Lake Victoria is at times rough featuring large swells and as a result fishing is conducted in the sheltered bays. During the fishing experience, you are served picnic lunch along with cool beers, mineral water or sodas not forgetting coffee and tea. The anglers can carry along extra drinks if they so wish.

Accommodation: Upmarket / Luxury: Lake Victoria Serena Resort, Midrange / Standard: Boma Hotel Entebbe, Budget / Basic: Airport Guesthouse

Day 3 of the 8 Days Uganda Fishing Safari to Lake Victoria, Ssese Islands & Murchison Falls National Park: Transfer by ferry to Ssese Islands from Nakiwoogo Landing site

You enjoy a relaxed breakfast and mid-morning relaxation at the lodge after which you connect to Nakiwogo to board the ferry to Ssese Islands. You enjoy a cruise on Lake Victoria arriving in the evening to connect to the lodge for relaxation, dinner and overnight.

Accommodation: Upmarket / Luxury: Ssese Island Beach Hotel, Midrange / Standard: Brovad Sands Lodge, Budget / Basic: Mirembe Resort Hotel (Dorah Block Houses), Island Camping

Day 4 of the 8 Days Uganda Fishing Safari to Lake Victoria, Ssese Islands & Murchison Falls National Park: Whole day fishing in Ssese Islands

uganda Fishing Safari to Lake Victoria

uganda Fishing Safari to Lake Victoria

After breakfast, you embark on the fishing encounter in the Ssese Islands exploring the magical fish. You get to the boat and go along with the experienced guides offering you a whole day experience that can be explored both in the morning and in the afternoon. It is magical to get the big catch and relax on the endless sandy beaches or take a swim in the soothing fresh waters that are endless in views being the second on the entire globe. The Nile Perch remains your aquatic fish giant. Retire for relaxation, dinner and overnight.

Accommodation: Upmarket / Luxury: Ssese Island Beach Hotel, Midrange / Standard: Brovad Sands Lodge, Budget / Basic: Mirembe Resort Hotel (Dorah Block Houses), Island Camping

Day 5 of the 8 Days Uganda Fishing Safari to Lake Victoria, Ssese Islands & Murchison Falls National Park: Transfer from Ssese Islands back to Entebbe

After breakfast at your place of lodge, you embark on the transfer by ferry back to the main land connecting to Nakiwogo in Entebbe. Upon arrival, you drive to Kampala and if still early, drive round Kampala for sight-seeing. Retire for relaxation, dinner and overnight.

Accommodation: Upmarket / Luxury: Sheraton Kampala Hotel, Midrange / Standard: Cassia Lodge, Budget / Basic: Buziga Country Resort

Day 6 of the 8 Days Uganda Fishing Safari to Lake Victoria, Ssese Islands & Murchison Falls National Park: Drive to Murchison Falls National Park & do an afternoon game drive

Game Drives in Murchison Falls National Park Uganda tour

Game Drives in Murchison Falls National Park Uganda tour

After breakfast at your place of stay in Kampala, you team up with the driver heading to Murchison Falls National Park to the north west of Uganda exploring the impressive landscapes of central Uganda including the most flat road section in the country. The drive is 311km and it takes around 5 hours. You arrive at Parra jetty cross the Nile River with the ferry and connect to Paraa Safari Lodge for a thrilling lunch overlooking the Nile and relax. In the afternoon like 4pm, you embark on an evening game drive in the northern section of the park that offers you rewarding encounters of the wildlife including the four of the Big five such as Elephants, lions, the leopards and the Buffaloes. Other sights of Rothschild Giraffes, the Jackson’s Hartebeest, the Uganda Kobs and the Oribis among others are impressive to encounter. The extensive savannah landscape of northern Murchison intercepted by the scattered Borassus Palm trees is an attraction in itself. Retire for relaxation, dinner and overnight.

Accommodation: Upmarket / Luxury: Paraa Safari Lodge, Midrange / Standard: Pakuba Safari Lodge, Budget / Basic: Heritage Safari Lodge, Wild Camping

Day 7 of the 8 Days Uganda Fishing Safari to Lake Victoria, Ssese Islands & Murchison Falls National Park: Do whole day fishing along the banks of River Nile and the bottom of the falls

You set off to the Nile River after breakfast to embark on the whole day fishing experience. It’s magical to explore the fish Species along the Nile including the famous Nile Perch that even stretch to 75kg on this point. You have the best boats and the expert guides that will be your good companions during the fishing exercise. The other fish types like the Cat fish species and the Tiger fish make your day exciting. You retreat to Paraa Safari Lodge for lunch and then get back to the Nile stretching to the bottom of the falls where you have chances of catching the powerful Nile perch as they drop from the 43m high water fall still unsteady after being crushed along with the waters of the Nile as they pass through a less than 7m gorge. The sights of the Nile crocodiles and the Hippos may not be missed. You can undertake a hike to the top of the falls following a narrow path and you enjoy the beautiful views of the Nile River after which you connect to the lodge for relaxation, dinner and overnight.

Accommodation: Upmarket / Luxury: Paraa Safari Lodge, Midrange / Standard: Pakuba Safari Lodge, Budget / Basic: Heritage Safari Lodge, Wild Camping

Day 8 of the 8 Days Uganda Fishing Safari to Lake Victoria, Ssese Islands & Murchison Falls National Park: Do game drive in Murchison Falls National Park, transfer back to Kampala & track white Rhinos en route in Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary

ziwa-rhinos uganda safari

ziwa-rhinos uganda safari

Undertake a morning game drive in the northern section of the park a myriad of wild game is found grazing on the open savannah grass land including the elephants, the Buffaloes, the Giraffes, the lions, the leopards, Jackson’s Hartebeests, the Waterbuck among others. You retreat to the lodge for breakfast and then cross with the ferry at 11am transferring to Kampala. You make a stop en route at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary branching 7km to the its headquarters from the main road to track white Rhinos. The encounter with the southern white Rhinos marks your full encounter with the Big five land animals. You retreat from the activity and transfer to Kampala.

End of the 8 Days Uganda Fishing Safari to Lake Victoria, Ssese Islands & Murchison Falls National Park

 

 

Getting There

Transport Means to Your Safari Destinations

4X4 Safari Landcruisers For Hire In Ugand & Rwanda

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One of the best known 4×4 WD that you can use for your safari in Uganda’s Parks and Rural countryside.Our car hire is based on limited mileage and applies to travel within Uganda.( Terms and conditions apply. Read More

4X4 Safari Vans For Hire In Uganda Rwanda

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Looking for 4X4 Safari Vans for hire in Uganda, Prime Uganda Safaris is available to your service. We have customized safari vans that have 4 wheel drive and have demonstrated the capacity to access distant Uganda Safari destinations and across borders such as Rwanda. Read More

4X4 Minivan|Coaster|Mini Buses For Hire in Uganda Rwanda

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We have minivans for hire to groups of eight up to twelve. Make sure to find the class to suit your large group.In this Category, we have 4X 4 Safari Mini bus with capacity ranging from 6 seater to 14 seater and they’ve got a pop up roof for game viewing purposes. These have got diesel powered engines and come with a driver guide but excluding fuel.( Terms and conditions apply). Read More

Accommodations/ Safari Lodges/ Safari Hotels to Your Safari Destinations

More lodging options in Entebbe

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Lake Victoria Serena Hotel is a luxury / upmarket accommodation establishment located on the shores of Lake Victoria and is noted to the recent to be added to the Serena Hotels portfolio in East Africa.

More lodging options in Kampala

emin pasha -luxury accommodation in kampala

Emin Pasha Hotel is positioned along Akii-Bua Road Plot 27 Nakasero Kampala presenting an upmarket / Luxury accommodation option for the travellers on safaris in Uganda.

More lodging options in Murchison

Chobe Safari Lodge  - accommodation in murchison falls np

Chobe Safari Lodge presents magical panoramic views of the River and the intense savannah woodland that surrounds it derives a complete serene environment.

General Safari Inclusions

  • Gorilla Permit (for gorilla trekking safaris)
  • Chimpanzee Permit (for chimpanzee trekking safaris)
  • Full Board Accommodation on Safari
  • Transportation in either 4X4 Safari Van or 4X4 Safari Land Cruiser all with Pop up roof & AC
  • Fuel
  • Professional English Speaking driver guide. Any other foreign language speaking guide can be arranged on request.
  • Entrance fees to the tourist sites including Protected areas mentioned
  • Activity fees of the tourist activities mentioned
  • Bottled water while on safari
  • Border crossing fees (for cross border safaris)

General Safari Exclusions

  • General tips for the driver guide, site guides and service staff at the lodges
  • Laundry Services
  • Other Beverages / drinks of personal nature like Alcohol
  • International Flights (Arranged on request)
  • Domestic Flights (Arranged on request)
  • Visas
  • Optional Activity fees
  • Other extras not mentioned in the Itinerary
  • Airport Transfer (Arranged on request)
  • Accommodation in Kampala or Kigali unless it is part of the Itinerary (Arranged on request)

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