ziwa rhino sanctuary

1 day Trip to Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary

1 day Trip to Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary offers an exciting opportunity to see endangered rhinos in their natural habitat and explore the scenic beauty of Uganda’s countryside.  Below is a suggested itinerary for your day trip:


Departure from Kampala or Entebbe:

Start your 1 day Trip to Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary, early with a departure from Kampala or Entebbe, to Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary which is located approximately 180 kilometers north of Kampala.

Travel to Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary:

 Enjoy a scenic drive through the Ugandan countryside as you make your way to Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary. The journey typically takes around 3 to 4 hours, depending on traffic and road conditions.

1 day Trip to Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary

Arrival at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary:

Upon arrival at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary, check-in at the visitor center and meet with your guide for the day. You will receive a brief orientation about the sanctuary and its conservation efforts before beginning your rhino trekking adventure.


Rhino Trekking Experience:

Embark on a 1 day Trip to Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary, a guided trekking excursion to search for rhinos in the sanctuary’s expansive wilderness area. Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary is home to a growing population of southern white rhinos, which were reintroduced to Uganda in an effort to restore their population.

Encounter with Rhinos:

 With the guidance of experienced rangers, track and observe rhinos in their natural habitat. Learn about their behavior, biology, and conservation efforts aimed at protecting these magnificent animals from poaching and habitat loss


Picnic Lunch:

Take a break from rhino trekking to enjoy a picnic lunch amidst the tranquility of 1 day Trip to Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary. Relax and savor your meal while surrounded by the sights and sounds of nature.

Nature Walk or Birdwatching:

After lunch, explore more of Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary on foot with a guided nature walk. Alternatively, engage in bird watching activities to spot a variety of bird species that inhabit the sanctuary’s diverse ecosystems.

Late Afternoon/Evening:

Return to Kampala or Entebbe:

As the afternoon draws to a close, conclude your rhino trekking adventure and begin the journey back to Kampala or Entebbe. Reflect on the day’s wildlife encounters and the conservation efforts being undertaken to protect Uganda’s rhino population.

Optional: Dinner in Kampala or Entebbe:

If time permits, stop for dinner at a restaurant in Kampala or Entebbe to enjoy Ugandan cuisine or international fare before returning to your accommodation for the night.

This one day trip to Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary offers a memorable and educational experience for wildlife enthusiasts and nature lovers. Remember to bring sunscreen, insect repellent, comfortable walking shoes, and a camera to capture the highlights of your rhino trekking adventure.

The 1 day Trip to Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary itinerary includes:

  •  Meals
  • Mineral water.
  • Transport  
  •  Activities 

The 1 day Trip to Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary itinerary excludes.

  • Alcoholic drinks.
  • Entry fees.
  •  visa 
  •  tips