Mityana itinerary July 2010

Tuesday 13th Depart from UK, St Mary Bourne 3.30

Arrive in Entebbe

Stay the night in Entebbe

Wednesday 14th Into Kampala for the bank, post office, craft fair and lunch at the cathedral guest house.

Out to Mityana by 4pm

Thursday 15th Mityana Secondary

  • Buddy Time
  • Peer group lesson
  • Tour of school – gardens, classrooms + dormitories
  • Lunch (1 – 2pm)
  • Meet with School Council
  • Lesson  in Lugandan (Cranmer & Nolene)
  • Water Carrying
Friday16th To Ziira



Wooden frame

Visit the Hospital

Saturday 17th a)      Visit a Ugandan home

b)      Historical site

DM – and Adrian Love to visit the Lake & a new school

c)      Meeting with 8 link school head teachers @ 3pm

Sunday 18th


Fun Afternoon with Orphanage school children and staff

Farm visit at dusk to see the birds

Monday 19th Out to Namutamba – disabled children’s hospital…..+ lunch


Tuesday 20th Bulera all day
Wednesday 21st Bukanaga / Lulagala  (lakeside villages)

am Games and class lessons activities –


pm Painting blackboards

Thursday 22nd Finish working at Bukanaga

Finish working at Lulagala

Afternoon to Makonzi?

Friday 23rd To Murchison ……….

From Mityana, head North through the districts of Hoima and Masindi . After a re-fuelling stop in Masindi town, proceed to Sambiya River Lodge in Murchison Falls N.P. A forest walk in search of chimpanzees in Pabidi Forest. Birds, butterflies and other primates are plentiful or tour the top of the Falls, where the Nile crashes through a 7 – metre gorge to fall 45 metres. Numerous scenic viewpoints are the photographer’s delight!  If hot, one can cool off in the Lodge pool. Dinner and overnight at picturesque Sambiya River Lodge.

Saturday 24th Cross the Nile by ferry and set off on an early morning game drive. Your guide helps spot elephant, giraffe, Cape buffalo, Uganda kob and lion. Butterflies are abundant. After a packed lunch you take a boat cruise to the base of the majestic Murchison Falls. Crocodiles bask in the sun and hippos yawn on the way. Spectacular bird life is found including the rare shoebill stork, and you are likely to see numerous animals. Return to the excellent service  and comfort of Sambiya River Lodge.
Sunday 25th Take another game drive this morning, return to the lodge in time for lunch. In the afternoon take a walk in the surrounding lush forest. Dinner and overnight at Sambiya River Lodge.
Monday 26th Return to Entebbe
Night at Hotel in Entebbe
Tuesday 27th Trip to Ngamba Island, back to hotel for swim and shower and food…. – return to the UK at 22.00
Wednesday 28th Arrive Heathrow 7am


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2 responses to “Mityana itinerary July 2010

  1. Sarah

    Fantastic. You must all be shattered. Thank you for keeping us updated. x

  2. Pingback: 2010 in review | Richard Anning's Blog

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