Uganda Safari Holidays: Lake Bunyonyi & Kalangala
Uganda is one of the best African countries with many attractive destinations such as national parks, Rivers, Mountains, Lakes, Museums and many others. Enjoy Uganda safari holidays in Kalangala and Lake Bunyonyi: Lake Bunyonyi is found in western parts of Uganda and it is one of the best places for holidays in Uganda especially for the tourists who visit the western national parks of Uganda which include Kibale national park, Queen Elizabeth national park, Bwindi impenetrable forests national park, Mgahinga Gorilla National Park and Rwenzori mountains national park.
It is ideal for leisure and luxurious times after the tiresome activities in the Parks such as chimpanzee tracking, gorilla tracking, mountain hiking in Rwenzori mountains national park and others. You will perform many luxurious activities while in Lake Bunyonyi which will help you in refreshing and settling your minds including Launch/boat trips, spot fishing, bird-watching.
Boat trips: You will be guided and escorted by the local people who know the boat drives very well. You will be given life jackets for protection while performing this activity and it is the most enjoyful activity especially for those who do not fear water transport and through this activity, you will come to notice some of the animals that inhabit the lake such as crocodiles, hippos and aquatic birds.
Bird–watching: You will view a variety of bird species while at Lake Bunyonyi and you will enjoy the distinct colors of different birds that will be flying from place to place while others make noise which will appear in your ears like they are singing. This will really amaze you and refresh your minds and it is one of the reasons as to why it attracts many tourists for safari holidays.
Spot fishing: You will also find local people (anglers) on the lake-sides fishing and they will welcome you and also teach you how to fish which will also relax your minds.
Lake Bunyonyi consists of various lodges and camps where tourists who would like to spend some time at the Lake performing various leisure activities can live in and these include; Lake Bunyonyi Eco – Resort, Lake Bunyonyi overland camp, Arcadia lodge, Bushara Island camp, Cephas inn and White horse inn.
Kalangala is another destination in Uganda where you can plan your safari holiday because Kalangala is made up of many Islands with beautiful features. Kalangala is situated on Lake Victoria which is the largest Lake in Africa thus paving a way for you to also explore the largest Lake in Africa which passes through three countries; Uganda, Tanzania and Kenya. The most adventured Island in Kalangala is Ssese Island due to its beautiful features and also itself being clean and beautiful making it ideal for tourists. The Island consists of good facilitated lodges like no other Island in Kalangala thus making it the mostly visited Island in Kalangala and whole of Uganda.
Kalangala is accessed on a ferry which runs from Kasenyi landing site in Entebbe to Ssese Island. In Ssese Island you can also decide to go there for vacations, honey moon ceremonies for the wedding couples and so many other activities due to its beautiful nature. Ssese Island is the most generated Island in Uganda and is the most developed Island all over all Islands in Uganda plus the many adventurous features it consists of. And for the tourists, you can also decide to go for chimpanzee tracking in Ngamba Island still in Kalangala.