Our school visits are designed to challenge and inspire your students. They can be subject specific or aimed at raising cross-cultural awareness, supporting personal development and having fun.
Visits can include:
- partnering with Ugandan primary or secondary schools
- visits to places and organisations of interest
- challenging adventure activities such as trekking
- home stays with Ugandan families
- exciting recreational and cultural activities such as wildlife safaris or traditional music and dance performances
- community service activities with real meaning
We can also help to initiate and advise on ongoing relationships between schools.
The safety and comfort of your group are important to us and so all visits have full risk assessments in place and are accompanied by Venture Uganda staff. We also offer comprehensive emergency support where necessary.
Please see our sample itinerary below. This is a general safari but we can also tailor an itinerary to suit your interest of study from a range of topics that include and not limited to; Geography, Environment, Agriculture, Music and Performing Arts, Sports, Media services, Industry and International Development.
Day 1 – Evening arrival at Entebbe International Airport. Spend the night in Kampala
Day 2 – Travel to Rukungiri stopping at the equator for tranquil photo moment. Continue to Rukungiri
Day 3 – Visit a local secondary school for the day, ending with inter-school football and netball matches
Day 4 – Discover the beauty of Rukungiri with a hike in the local hills before you travel to Queen Elizabeth national park set in the Rift Valley.
Day 5 – Game drive around the Kasenyi plains and an afternoon boat cruise along Kazinga Channel.
Day 6 – Visit Kilembe in the Rwenzori foothills the scene of past floods and landslides. Travel to Kibale national park through the scenic crater lakes region.
Day 7 – Enjoy Chimp tracking in the tropical jungle and community swamp walk for more primates
Day 8 – Return to Kampala. Visit the African village for craft shopping. Drive to Entebbe for your flight home
To discuss a potential school visit, please contact Lesley for more details