The Eastern Adventure 5Days $370per person

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.

Day 1. Transfer to the slopes of 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 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. 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. 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 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 orgarnised by the rain forest lodge. We will meet at the airport or destination of your choice. Distance 120km : Time 3hrs depending on traffic.

This Pre – booked trip only includes;

  • Airport transfer and drop-off
  • Car rental rate for 5 days
  • Mobile phone and sim card
  • Midrange accomodation BB (7nights)
  • Comprehensive insurance coverage
  • Bradt guide book
  • Uganda map
  • Cooler box