There’s something quite extraordinary with Africa and yes pure extraordinarily Uganda is blessed not only with mesmerizing landscapes and wildlife but with an extraordinarily rich, rush green, pure virgin and fascinating experiences. Discover a bit of Uganda on a 5 days self drive trip to the eastern Corridor and the tourism capital of East Africa for as low as US$. Are you an intrepid traveler in for Dramatic experiences and in love with fascinating landscapes and sunsets? Take a look at this 5 days self drive car rental and accommodation package leading to Eastern Uganda. Consider visiting Mountain Elgon and Jinja, Raft and Kayak the grade 5 rapids, bungee jump, walk and hike to incredible water falls, Encounter traditional practices, visit historical sites and taste the famous Arabic coffee on this self drive car rental trip in Uganda.
Trip Starts: Entebbe – Uganda
Trip Ends: Entebbe – Uganda
Hotel Rating: Lodge (Budget/lazy camping Accommodation – Midrange)
Meals: Breakfast included: Meals own arrangement
Itinerary at a glance & Highlights
Day 1. Transfer to mount Elgon-Sipi Falls.
Day 2. The sipi falls fascinating activities.
Day 3. Historical Site visit and Transfer to Jinja.
Day 4. Jinja Adventure Begins.
Day 5. Transfer back to Kampala.
Day 1 of the 5 days Eastern Adventure Uganda. Transfer to mount Elgon – Sipi Falls.
Start a Uganda self drive car rental road trip to the eastern part and slopes of Mountain Elgon bordering Kenya. Through the Jinja town and some of the most incredibly fascinating landscapes will lead you ascending to the foothills of mount Elgon overlooking the great plains of Karamoja. Distance 298kms: Time 5hrs.
Accommodation: Sipi river lodge a mid range accommodation situated on the bottom of the 2nd incredible water fall and overlooking the Eye-catching karamoja plains. Dinner inclusive.
Day 2 the 5 days Eastern Adventure Uganda. The sipi falls fascinating activities.
Enjoy another fun filled day in the surroundings of sipi. Consider the relaxed walk and hike through the 3 spectacular waterfalls in company of a local guide. A number of other activities include the chebonet falls visit, coffee tours, Traditional Public circumcision tours, Abseiling, mountain climbing, trout fishing and hiking the mountain Elgon. Did i forget a toast to the view of the most spectacular sunsets with the great karamoja plains in the evening? Don’t miss out that.
Accommodation: Sipi river lodge a mid range accommodation situated on the bottom of the 2nd incredible water fall overlooking the Eye-catching karamoja plains.
Day 3 the 5 days Eastern Adventure Uganda. Historical Site visit and Transfer to Jinja.
Start another awesome day of self drive trip in Uganda with a morning visit to the Nyero Rock Paintings. Branching off Sironko to Bukedea district north of Mbale town will lead you through the Iteso –karamoja plains with exciting villages and “Manyata hats” to Kumi Town. 7kms south of Kumi lies Historical rock paintings dating 6000yrs, 5000yrs and 3000yrs by the ancient ethnic groups that migrated here from west Africa. Consider driving back to Jinja, the “Adventure capital of East Africa” for the fun filled water activities. Distance 210kms : 3hrs
Accommodation: Sleep in luxury at the Haven. At the beginning of the Grade
5 rapids, Sleep to the sounds of the river flowing past the luxury Bandas with small shaded terrace and a view of the calm River Nile. They have a full en-suite bathroom. Bed and breakfast arrangement.
Day 4 of the 5 days Eastern Adventure Uganda. Jinja Adventure Begins.
Enjoy a day of self drive car hire in Jinja the adventure capital of East Africa. Get flipped, sucked and spit-out of the Grade 5 rapids on the longest river in the world. Other fun filled activities to opt for are Bungee jump, kayak the Nile, Quad biking or sit and sip a glass of wine for a sundowner
Accommodation: Sleep in luxury at the Haven. At the beginning of the Grade 5 rapids, Sleep to the sounds of the river flowing past the luxury Bandas with small shaded terrace and a view of the calm River Nile. They have a full en-suite bathroom. Bed and breakfast arrangement.
Day 5. Transfer back to Kampala, end of the 5 days Eastern Adventure Uganda.
End this incredible self drive adventure trip in Uganda through the lush green vegetation coupled with the breathtaking surroundings of mabira forest. You could opt for a forest walk in Mabira organized by the rain forest lodge. We will meet at the airport or destination of your choice. Distance 120km : Time 3hrs depending on traffic.
Accommodation Toyota RAV4 Toyota land-cruiser
Lazy Camping US $ 450 pp US $ 521pp
Mid- range US $ 612 pp US $ 650pp
Car hire comprehensive insurance
5 Days car rental Toyota Rav4 or Toyota Prado Landcruiser
Detailed day-to-day itinerary
Bradt travel guide Book and road-map
Mobile phone with local SIM card
Accommodation on the basis of bed & breakfast as per the itinerary
Price quoted is based on 2persons sharing
Fuel for the whole Journey
Park entrance fees including vehicle ($40 pp & 30000ugx for car paid once in every park)
All meals/Lunch and dinner
All Optional Activities
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