The famous monuments in Uganda No ratings yet.

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Monuments In Uganda Uganda is graced with number of monuments that were set up in the commemoration of various events that happened in Uganda or that Uganda was involved in. We take a look at some of these Monuments and a brief of the events that led to the construction of these monuments. The Independence monument. With many young Ugandans …

Gadaffi National Mosque

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Gadaffi National Mosque is the headquarters of the Islamic faith in Uganda and as well as the headquarters of the Uganda Muslim Supreme Council the organization that is in charge of all Islamic affairs in Uganda. The then called old Kampala national mosque is situated in the central part of the country or city on the old Kampala on the …

Crater lakes

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Western Uganda is home to some of the Best Places to see in this Pearl of Africa talk of the crater lakes, the mountains of the moon, the primates’ capital (Kibale forest national park), Queen Elizabeth National park and  many others Pristine or clean/fresh or virgin Crater Lakes in the heart of Uganda the Pearl of Africa where memories can …

Lake Victoria

Lake Victoria – The Heart of Uganda No ratings yet.

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This is one of the great lakes in Africa. The largest Africa and the second largest lake after Lake Superior in North America.  This lake that was locally called lake Ukerewe before John Hannington Speke name it Lake Victoria after Queen Victoria is a harbor of natural beauty, epitome of wonders, wildlife ranging from scenic mountains to islands, beaches, fishing …

Jinja – The Fun City  No ratings yet.

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Famously known to many as the home to the mighty source of the Nile River, Jinja is apparently the adrenaline capital of East Africa. It is located at the confluence of Lake Victoria and the source of River Nile bordering the Districts of Mukono and Kayunga to the west, Mayuge and Iganga to the East and Kamuli to the north. …

Kasubi Tombs

Kasubi Tombs No ratings yet.

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This is one of the treasured and most recognized sites in Buganda kingdom that is the burial grounds for the previous rulers of this giant kingdom. The main building of the Kasubi Tombs is circular in shape and supported a dome at its top with impressively organic architectural design of the infrastructure mainly composed of duab, wattle, reed, thatch and …

Fort Patiko

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The place referred to as the Fort Patiko, Fort Baker or Bakers fort was  a military structure that served as the collection point for the slaves during the slave trade business. It was built by early explorers led by Sir Samuel Baker in 1864 after it was discovered by him and his wife Florence Baker. Located in Northern Uganda in …

Lake Bunyonyi – Nature’s Paradise 5/5 (1)

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A lake that is unknown to many travelers yet magically and Stunningly a beautiful place in Uganda but it is ready to receive offer one their lifetime experience once a traveler reaches here upon deciding to visit this lake. Lake Bunyonyi should not be a missed place to visit while on a safari in Uganda. You will agree with www.jewelsafaris.com  …

Nyero Rock Paintings No ratings yet.

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With a few sites offering the opportunity to see and experience the pre-historic Nyero Rock Paintings in Uganda and amongst the few places to see in Uganda is in Kumi district. Located in the Eastern part of the capital of Uganda in the Kumi district Nyero village with about 5 hours of road drive. Nyero Rock Paintings are in different …

Lake Mutanda

Lake Mutanda- The scenic paradise 4/5 (2)

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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. …