4 Days Bulago Island and Ngamba Chimpanzee Sanctuary Holiday

Bulago Island is a perfect place to unwind after a safari, walk on the white sand beaches and explore this tropical island. Take a picnic up on the top of the hill and to see one of the best sunsets in Africa. Try your hand at catching Tilapia or the rare Nile Perch fish and take a boat trip to Ngamba Island to visit the Chimpanzee Sanctuary.

Highlights

  • Relax at the white sand beach
  • Ngamba Island chimpanzee Sanctuary Visit
  • Nature walks

Day 1: Entebbe- Bulago Island

Pick up from your accommodation in Entebbe and transfer to waterfront beach in Entebbe where a boat awaits you to transfer to Bulago Island for approximately an hour’s ride. Bulago island which sits on 500 acres of what can only be called paradise, has got an equivalent of 6km of white sandy beaches and an additional 10 km of shoreline immersed in rocks and low cliffs. The great pleasure of this beauty is its ability to provide for one of the greatest walks one can have with the sound of the lake whispering sweet nothing into their ears. In the afternoon, you will relax at the comfort of your accommodation enjoying sophisticated comfort with complete privacy and deserted golden beaches.

Overnight: Pineapple Bay Resort

Meals: Lunch and Dinner

Day 2: Ngamba Island Visit

After breakfast, we depart the island to visit the chimpanzee sanctuary which is approximately 30 minutes away. You will be warmly welcome by the island’s staff and briefed being taken on a short tour before getting to viewing platforms at the feeding time. You will watch as the sanctuary caretakers give fruits to Chimpanzees as a way of supplementing on what the Chimps eat from the forest. Get to observe the interactions between the Chimps, their leadership hierarchy and their human-like gestures when asking to be given fruits. Have Lunch at Bulago Island on return then later in the day you may simply relax at your accommodation or participate in the activities offered at the island.

Overnight: Pineapple Bay Resort

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 3 Full Day to relax and explore the Island

You have this whole day to yourself, you can either enjoy swimming and basking in the sun at the pool or go for a nature walk which offers a different experience on Bulago Island. A stroll by the beach will unmask the cutest, sneakiest and strangest of bird species. With a variety of over 450 birds that visit the island during different seasons of the year, bird lovers are in for a treat. Boat cruises and fishing trips are available on request. Have Lunch at the lodge then later in the day you may simply relax at your accommodation or participate in the activities offered at the island like complimentary horse riding or a supplemented sundowner boat cruise.

Overnight: Pineapple Bay Resort

Meals: Breakfast Lunch and Dinner

Day 4 - Return to Entebbe

On this day you can choose to simply relax at your lodge, at the Spa or have an optional massage at a supplementary cost .Thereafter, depart for mainland arriving later on in the afternoon before being dropped off at your preferred point.