News from Kisoro

Moira and Niero write: We just came back from our trip in Uganda. While in Kisoro, I found out that Gorilla Junction, as craft shop, is not in business any more. I was trying to look through the showcases to understand if goods where still in there, when a man, wearing  a t shirt with … Continue reading News from Kisoro


Various 7th edition corrections

Ronald writes: Ever since 2003 when I started to work in Uganda I have used the Bradt guide for the trips we made in Uganda. I advised the guide to all our friends who came to visit us. I have always been impressed by the accuracy of the guide but I also understand that it cannot … Continue reading Various 7th edition corrections

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Falls NP, Lake Bunyoni, Lake Chahafi, Mgahinga NP, Lake Mutanda and Bwindi NP   NB: some practical info may be outdated as the report is more than a … Continue reading 2014 trip report

Overnight adventure at Lake Chahafi (Kisoro)

Nelson of Lake Chahafi Resort writes: This is to inform adventure travellers that have we launched an new excursion around Lake Chahafi called Africa Night. It is a four to five hour trail that includes the following: a visit to the summit of Murora Hill (formerly an outpost for the Anglo Belgians), boundary pillar separating … Continue reading Overnight adventure at Lake Chahafi (Kisoro)

Virunga Adventure Tours, Kisoro

Panu P writes: I thought this might a good place to share a positive experience I had in Uganda recently. I was going gorilla tracking in Uganda, but entering the country through Rwanda unlike most trackers. I needed a lot help organizing my gorilla permits and travel around Bwindi. Lucky for me I contacted Golden … Continue reading Virunga Adventure Tours, Kisoro