2014 trip report

Goran writes: Route travelled: Entebbe-Kampala-Fort Portal-Kasese-Kampala-Mbale-Sipi-Kampala-Murchison Falls NP-Kampala-Kabale-Kisoro-Buhoma-Butotoga-Kanunga-Kabale-Katuna-Kigali(Rwanda) Places visited: Entebbe, Fort Portal, Crater Lake Valley, Kibale NP, Rwenzori NP, Kampala, Sipi Falls, Mount Elgon NP, Murchinson Falls NP, Lake Bunyoni, Lake Chahafi, Mgahinga NP, Lake Mutanda and Bwindi NP   NB: some practical info may be outdated as the report is more than a … Continue reading 2014 trip report

Uhuru 50 Hotel, Kasese

Polly Muhanguzi, who seems to be affiliated to this hotel, writes: Uhuru 50 Hotel Kasese is a medium-sized majestic accommodation facility with beautiful spacious rooms, perched in Kasese town in the foot hills of Mt Rwenzori and is surrounded by Queen Elizabeth NP. It is an exceptionally serene hotel with a cool environment for relaxation … Continue reading Uhuru 50 Hotel, Kasese

Jambo Cafe, Kasese

Bethan writes: Jambo is a western-style co-operative café that was opened in March 2013 by three Ugandan women under the teaching and guidance of a myself (a British woman living in Kasese).  Jambo serves locally grown "Good African Coffee" in the form of cappuccinos and lattes to the tourists and ex-pats living in Kasese. It serves cakes such as coffee … Continue reading Jambo Cafe, Kasese

August 2013 trip report

Geoff Wellard writes: Money With few exceptions, prices far higher than current edition, late 2009 accommodation +50%, food > double, transport, whether public or private too. MasterCard still very limited throughout country. Best still to change as much as possible at Forex bureaus in Kampala – can often up rate with a bit of encouragement, … Continue reading August 2013 trip report

January 2013 trip report

Anton Summerer writes: Please forgive my poor english Recommendation: Touroperator Road Trip Uganda Couple from the netherlands rents cars with/without driver Very good, they picked me up from the ariport; I only had to send my flight-dates; no money a priori; it’s a matter of trust! They are also driving to Ruanda and Kenia Prices: 7 … Continue reading January 2013 trip report