1 Day Rhino Tracking Tour at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary

1 Day Rhino Tracking Tour at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary

This 1 day Ziwa Rhino sanctuary safari tour is an opportunity to visit the Rhino sanctuary in Nakasongola district the only place you can see the rhinos in Uganda other then the Entebbe zoo. The sanctuary was opened up to bread rhinos for reintroduction in the wild in the future. Uganda rhinos got extinct in the wild in the 1980’s after extensive poaching and wars in the country that ran on for years.

The Ziwa rhino sanctuary is now home to over 23  southern white rhinos  offering great Rhino tracking safaris, nature walks, Night walks adventures  and  the sanctuary offers Bird watching  opportunities  many birds species and the pre historic shoebill cannot be missed in the sanctuary . Other bird’s species in the sanctuary are Abyssinian Ground Hornbill, Blue spotted dove, African Broadbill, African Black Crake, Booted eagle; Broad billed Roller, Bronze Manikin, African Blue Flycatcher, African Black-headed Oriole, Brown-backed Scrub Robin among others

Other animals you will see in the sanctuary include the Kobs, hippos, warthogs, monkeys, waterbucks.

This safari is ideal for those having a short stay in Kampala who wants a short getaway

Activities on 1 Day Rhino Tracking Tour at Ziwa Rhino sanctuary |

Activities at Ziwa Rhino sanctuary 

Itinerary for the 1 Day Rhino Tracking Tour at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary

We leave Kampala early in the morning at 7:00 and drive north of Kampala through the Kampala Arua Highway a journey that last about 3 hours with a stopover at Luweero town to purchase fruits like pineapples; Uganda has the best pineapples and bananas you will ever eat we later proceed to Nakasongola district as you enjoy the Uganda rural life and the pastoralists graze their animals.

On arrival at Ziwa rhino sanctuary you will be briefed on the rhino tracking etiquette before you embark on the rhino tracking excursion for 2 hours returning for lunch before you take on the afternoon session.

Canoe riding at Ziwa Rhino sanctuary safari | Bird Watching in Ziwa Rhino sanctuary.

After the guided Rhino trekking in the expansive sanctuary we take a canoe ride in search of the prehistoric shoebill stork in the marshes and other birds’ species. This is one of the places where you are guaranteed to see over 8 of them on average returning later for lunch and other evening activities.

Natures walk at Ziwa Rhino sanctuary safari

After lunch we take on a nature walk into the Ziwa sanctuary to explore many plant species and see other animal species and birds like the Brown-backed Srub Robin, African Broad-Bill, African Black Crake, African Blue Flycatcher, African Black-headed Oriole, and Broad billed Roller, Bronze Manikin and others

What is included in 1 Day Rhino Tracking Tour at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary safari?

•             Transportation to and from the sanctuary

•             Lunch and a soft drink

•             Rhino tracking permits

•             Mineral drinking water

•             English speaking driver

What is excluded from 1 Day Rhino Tracking Tour at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary safari?

•             Airfares to Uganda

•             Tips to local guide

•             Porter fees during the safari

•             Luxury drinks on your safari

•             Uganda Visa fees

•             Telephone fees

These are the Rhino trekking Tips and what you need to make the best of this 1 day safari at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary.

•             Wear water proof hiking shoes to keep your feet warm.

•             Don’t wear bright clothing on the safari it will attract may insects to you.

•             Wear a Sun hat

•             Apply Sunscreen to protect you from the sun

•             Have an Insect repellent

•             Make sure your camera flash is off when taking the photos of the Rhinos.

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