Welcome to the tranquil Bugala Island, the most developed among the renowned Ssese Islands of Lake Victoria. Nestled amidst the lush greenery and the embrace of Lake Victoria, Bugala offers a comforting haven for travelers seeking quality and serenity during their holiday.
Day 1: Arrival in Paradise
Your journey begins as you depart from Kampala, heading to Nakiwogo or Entebbe. At your departure point, there's secure parking available for your vehicle. You'll then proceed on an exciting boat or ferry ride, a journey lasting approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes, to reach the Bugala Islands. Upon arrival, you will be smoothly transferred to the welcoming Brovad Sands resort, where you will enjoy a delightful dinner and rest for the night.
Day 2: Embrace the Island Adventures
After a leisurely breakfast, you have the choice to unwind with a refreshing swim at the lodge's pool or embark on a guided island drive. This drive will take you through charming fishing villages, lead you on forest hikes, and guide you to the forest's summit. Here, you'll discover the ruins of a colonial station from Stanley's famed expedition to the Source of the Nile, now enveloped by the lush forest canopy. Additionally, you can engage in a variety of activities like visiting palm oil plantations, cycling, fishing, and boat rides.
Day 3: Farewell to Paradise
As the new day dawns, savor an early morning breakfast and prepare to catch the ferry departing for mainland Entebbe. Please note that the MV Brovad operates on weekends, so make sure to plan your visit accordingly.
- All transportation, including fuel, and ferry crossing - Accommodation with a bed and breakfast basis - An island tour and forest walk - A driver guide to enhance your experience
- Tips - Laundry services - Drinks and souvenirs - Rescue cover - Any other items or services not explicitly mentioned in the package
The Ssese Islands offer a unique blend of natural beauty, tranquility, and a chance to connect with the region's history. Brovad Sands Lodge on Bugala Island is your gateway to this extraordinary experience, providing a calm and hospitable environment for a truly memorable getaway.