This excellent article in the Uganda Monitor highlights a top birdwatching site we were unaware of closer to Kampala - more than 150 species recorded including the localised Green Hylia Shining Blue Kingfisher, Grey Parrot and Western Nicator.
Drive from Fort Portal to Masindi, 45 min to turning at Kyenjojo, 3 hours to Hoima then another hour to Masindi. Road in moderate state, very bumpy but managed average of 45 kph. Recently graded, narrow in parts. Lunch at Call In Pub/Restaurant at Hoima, shaded veranda with breeze. Instant 6000Ush buffet. Good value. Stayed … Continue reading Murchison Falls & road there from Fort Portal
Brian & Celia Lea recently returned from a 16 day visit to Uganda (late July-early August 08) and forwarded me the following info: Page75 : June ‘08 Visas cost £25 each. We had to wait 3 days before it was ready to collect from the High Commission in London. We received polite and courteous service from … Continue reading Brian & Celia’s updates