Flights to Entebbe
Cheap Flights to Entebbe
Entebbe - a prime town situated in central Uganda, is a heaven for those who are nature and wildlife lovers. This destination is also home to the International Airport and you’ll find a range of adventurous activities to enjoy during your visit. Nature walks through the indigenous forests of the Botanic Gardens and Gorilla Tracking Safari Tours, in search of the mysterious mountain gorilla, are highly recommended. The Uganda Wildlife Education Centre, currently known as the Entebbe Zoo, is also based in Entebbe and is a popular place for tourists and locals to visit, to observe the animals and learn about the eco-systems in place. Here you’ll see over 200 primates, exotic birds, reptiles and various mammals.
The majority of the animals are orphans, whose parents were hunted and killed by smugglers and poachers. Take a ferry across Lake Victoria, to the Sesse Islands. Here you’ll discover 84 uninhibited islands and bird-watching and fishing activities are provided. You’ll also see diverse marine life and monkeys too. Keen anglers will enjoy the fishing facilities available on Ngamba islands. This serene location doubles as a sanctuary for 48 confiscated and orphaned chimpanzees and visitors are encouraged to interact with them. This sanctuary has a wild setting, reflecting the natural habitat of the chimps. Visit for a half, or full day, stay overnight, or remain at the sanctuary for 2 weeks.