Lake Victoria – Rubondo Island

Day 1: Serengeti – Mwanza-Rubondo Island

Transfer to Mwanza Airport for your flight to Rubondo leaving late afternoon. You will be welcomed on arrival at Rubondo Airstrip by your guide and taken to Rubondo Island Lodge. Here, you meet with the lodge manager to discuss your program for the next two days. Accommodation is at one of the 10 tents of Rubondo Island Camp located at the shores of Lake Victoria. Dinner included

Day 2: Lake Victoria – Rubondo Island

Spend your day to explore Rubondo Island home to a number of indigenous mammal species – hippo, vervet monkey, genet and mongoose – share their protected habitat with introduced species such as chimpanzee, black-and-white colobus, elephant and giraffe. The shaggy-coated aquatic sitatunga, elsewhere the most elusive of antelopes, is remarkably easily observed, not only in the papyrus swamps it normally inhabits, but also in the forest interior. Birds are everywhere. Your guide will arrange a game drive and also take you on a boat trip around the main island and the numerous islets around to watch hippos, crocodiles, monitor lizzards and spotted neck otters. Overnight at Rubondo Camp site

Day 3: Rubondo – Mwanza

Depending on your onward journey schedule you either leave after r early morning coffee/tea 07:30 or stay on the day for further activities until your flight at 17:30 back to Mwanza

 Mwanza connection flights to Kilimanjaro, Zanzibar,