Lake Mutanda is one of the most scenic lakes all over Africa and its surrounding continents full of amazement, stunning features. With many who have visited it, they claim it is off of the beaten path and most travelers surprisingly have never ventured this beautifully looking but small in size lake which is affectionately referred by many as Little Switzerland. All those who have visited find adventure testimonies here.
This scenic unimaginable paradise is decorated with varied natures’ beauty on top of gentle breezes, cool, yet sunny climate is located in the south west of Uganda in Kisoro district. Situated on the Rwanda– Uganda border
Lake Mutanda consists of several islands each with its own thrill of beauty on unbeaten path of the beauties found anywhere again and these islands are so adventurous that any traveler shouldn’t miss to explore. A few islands you can visit include. Kyangushu Island and interact with the locals here as well do a few of their economic activities. Visit the Mutanda Island the largest islands with enjoyable views of the Congo border, Bwindi National Park, and Lake Mulehe and other nearby surrounding features.
The riverine forests cover around the lake avails a habitats to several animal species, plant life as well as the mountain gorillas who go up to this point of riverine forests and also several bird species like cranes, ibis, weaver birds, and different kingfishers are found in the forests surrounding the lake. Also the lake has animals like variety of frogs, chameleons, monitor lizards.
This beautiful appearing lake is bordered by the arenas of the most looked out for animal species like mountain gorillas, golden monkey at Mgahinga gorilla national park.
Lake Mutanda is best for scenery, relaxation, or bird watching.
You can enjoy a visit to Around Lake Mutanda are a number of trails leading through the forest, including some set up by the Batwa and cultural institutions to teach you about the people who called this forest home.
Activities here include;
- Bird watching
- Batwa culture experience
- Nature walks
- And so many others.
- Hiking from Buhoma to Nkuringo
- Mountain biking around the lake. I call t biking because its surrounded by hills and mountains.
There are few places that are as beautiful as Lake Mutanda and you wont regret having visited this Kisoro located lake full of glamour with www.jewelsafaris.com and its experience it all together. See you in Uganda.