Yep – boat. They provide the floatation jacket and wet gear. You are going to get wet. If you get sea sick, sit in the middle of the boat. If you like to have fun and try and hang on for dear life like I did – ride on the back!
Only one person has ever fallen out. No it wasn’t me.
Several types of boats are available for visits to the island, depending on the budget and size of the group. Most operators will depart from Entebbe or Gaba (Kampala).
¨ Speedboats (approx. 45 minutes travel time)
¨ A traditional Ssese boat with a motor (1 ½ - 2 hours travel time)
Below is the picture of our boat which we took to the island across Lake Victoria.
There are various means of transfer from Entebbe to Ngamba, we chose speed boat and were whisked to the island in little over 30 minutes.