Entanda Eco-Cultural Adventure

4 hours

  • Location

An eco-cultural adventure near Kampala City, delivered exclusively by community members in a non-staged setting. Activities include African garden tour, barkcloth making, traditional sex talks (including visiting the bush), traditional cooking classes, buffet of fresh fruits, traditional music and music classes, tree planting, apiary tours and so much more. If large groups, lots of competitive sports activities. Typically one day but also possible in a few hours.

 

Suitable for you if:

  • You have little time in Kampala but want some authentic cultural experience
  • You are returning from wildlife, gorilla and chimpanzee tracking experiences
  • Have a limited budget
  • Traveling to the southwest of Uganda through Mityana

 

Details:

  • Duration: 3-4 hours
  • Can be arranged either afternoon or morning
  • Location: Kijjudde, Mityana
  • Distance from town: 10 – 15 minutes’ drive
  • Fitness Level: Average fitness required
  • Pack: Closed Shoes, Camera (optional)
  • Nature of community: Typically rural

 

 

Included:

  • Fresh buffet of fruits (most varieties available), enough for everyone
  • Music, dance and drama (all major instruments, drummers and dancers performing for entire duration of visit)
  • Cooking classes (food harvesting, and luwombo preparation)
  • African garden Tour and planting a tree
  • Lunch (fresh hot luwombo and a bottle of mineral water). We also take care of vegetarians.
  • Hunting expedition demonstration
  • Kojja and Senga talks (traditional child grooming, discipline and behaviours [for children])
  • Traditional games (rope skipping, swinging, board game [mweso])
  • Classes on traditional dressing (complementary for tying of Gomesi)
  • Local honey tasting, in combs
  • Planting a tree, named after the visitor

 

Price excludes:

  • Transport to Entanda – this can be arranged at US$35 (shared cost)
  • Other expenses and activities not mentioned above

 

 

Location

Campala, U-gan-đa