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Falls NP, Lake Bunyoni, Lake Chahafi, Mgahinga NP, Lake Mutanda and Bwindi NP   NB: some practical info may be outdated as the report is more than a … Continue reading 2014 trip report

Go Swamp Walk & Vanilla Tours Community Project

Stephen Akugizibwe  writes: We are 10 members from the crater lakes zones in Fort Portal trying to campaign for environmental conservation vis ecotourism. We have established an organization called Go Swamp Walk & Vanilla Tours, a community project located at Rwaihamba Trading Centre. This lies 22km from Fort Portal, taking the Kamwenge Road to Kasiisi Junction then forking right … Continue reading Go Swamp Walk & Vanilla Tours Community Project

Rweteera Safari Park, a new campsite at Lake Nyabikere

Peter Rujabuka, the owner of Rweteera Safari Park, has written with the following info: Rweteera Safari Park campsite is located just at entrance of Kibale National Park at Lake Nyabikere crater. It's a budget tented campsite with 6 standard size tents comfortably furnished with bathrooms, all day running hot shower, double bed, flushing toilets, mosquito nets … Continue reading Rweteera Safari Park, a new campsite at Lake Nyabikere

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

Uganda trip report, June 2012

General: - Maestro/MasterCard can be used with any Stanbic ATM, the limit per withdrawal was 250kS (250’000 Shilling), even if sometimes higher limits were stated on the screen; in my experience only one withdrawal per day per ATM, just try the next one for another withdrawal (mostly they have several) - Attention: Travelers Cheques are … Continue reading Uganda trip report, June 2012

CVK Resort, near Kibale Forest

CVK Resort has let us know their new email address is info@cvklakeside.com. They gave also forwarded their 2012 rates, as detailed below: CVK LAKESIDE RESORT RATES FOR 2012 Facilities: Accommodation -       Double Room, self contained                       Ugx 89,000bb -       Twin rom, self contained                            Ugx 79,000bb -       Single Room self contained                           Ugx 65,000bb -       Summer … Continue reading CVK Resort, near Kibale Forest