5 Days Honeymoon Tour Lake Bunyonyi
The 5 Days honeymoon tour to Lake Bunyonyi, a perfect trip itinerary worth booking by any honeymooner visiting Uganda for a vacation. Located in the far South-western side of Uganda, Kabale district, Lake Bunyonyi is referred to as the place of many little birds. This lake is 39m deep, and its surface altitude measures about 1962m.
Lake Bunyonyi is Uganda’s deepest lake and contains 29 islands: Bwama Island, Akampene Island, Kyahugye Island, Bucuranuka Island, and Bushara Island. Over 200 species of birds also make Lake Bunyonyi truly a treasured birding destination. The birds to look for here include among others speckled mouse bird, black crake, pied wagtail, common stone chat, cinnamon chested bee-eaters, black headed weavers, grey crowned crested cranes, pin tailed whydah and others.
Visit Lake Bunyonyi, one of Uganda’s finest honeymoon destinations. Enjoy the most memorable sunset cruise, and boat/canoe rides. The sunset cruise excursion includes unlimited beer, wine and soft drinks accompanied by meals and some tasty snacks.
DAY 01: TRAVEL FROM ENTEBBE TO LAKE BUNYONYI, CHECK IN AT YOUR LODGE
Early in the morning, meet your private guide for pick up and transfer up to Lake Bunyonyi, about 8 hours’ drive. En route to Lake Bunyonyi, you will make a stopover at the Equator crossing in Kayabwe and for a delicious lunch; branch off to Igongo Cultural Centre. Continue with the most scenic drive via the Kigezi hillside while viewing the vast banana plantations. Arrive early and get a warm welcome from your accommodation most hospitable staff.
Drop off your property and have a relaxed time then catch up with your sunset dinner cruise. Today’s sunset cruise experience comes with unlimited drinks ranging from wines, soft drinks to beers plus snacks and meals. The rest of the evening, you will be at the Lake Bunyonyi Rock Resort relaxing.
DAY 02: CHILL AT THE RESORT
Wake up in the morning and right in your room, enjoy breakfast in bed. Have a long day chilling and cuddling with your dear one. In the afternoon, settle for a delicious lunch meal in the cool gardens or floating restaurant. The rest of the evening you will be just for relaxation at Lake Bunyonyi Rock Resort.
DAY 03: VISIT NEARBY COMMUNITY & SUNSET DINNER CRUISE
Have a delicious breakfast around the beautiful gardens and later, be accompanied by an experienced local guide on a guided community/cultural visit. Visit the Batwa/Bakiga community to explore in depth about different ways of life, cultures and traditions.
Return and lunch will be enjoyed while on top of the world, followed by long afternoon relaxation. In the evening, start your memorable sunset dinner cruise on Lake Bunyonyi, and expect to enjoy plenty of drinks –wines, beers and other soft drinks accompanied by tasty meals.
DAY 04: ISLAND EXCURSION AND ZIP LINING
Enjoy a hefty breakfast in the resort’s classic restaurant and set off for your morning Island excursion. Visit Akampene/Punishment Island, most famous for Bakiga ancient cultural practice where girls who got pregnant before marriage were abandoned from. On a boat/canoe ride to the island, enjoy the spectacular view of the surrounding areas.
The island excursion will be followed by zip lining and lunch at the resort. Have enough time to chill and in the evening, settle for dinner at the swimming dock platform.
DAY 05: CHECK OUT & DRIVE BACK TO KAMPALA
Wake up early, prepare and enjoy a delicious breakfast in the morning. After, check out and your private driver will bring you back to Entebbe. En-route to Entebbe, have a stopover visit at the Equator crossing for last time photography experience as per this trip itinerary.
- Ground travel to & from Lake Bunyonyi
- Accommodation and meals
- Bottled drinking water
- Boat ride
- Sunset dinner cruiser excursions
- An experienced guide
- Optional activities