04 Oct Relax and unwind on beautiful beaches in Uganda
Beaches? In Uganda? Yes. Uganda may be a landlocked country but it offers some wonderful beaches around Lake Victoria. After adventuring hard, what better than to relax and unwind on a sandy shore? Paradise!
After your long safari drives, take off some time to relax on the golden sandy beaches in Kalangala – part of the 84 islands that make up the beautiful Ssese lush archipelago. Departing at 14:00 pm, enjoy a 3-hour ferry to Bugala Island. Go for a canoe ride on Lake Victoria and take on a cultural stroll to important sites around the island.
Victoria Forest Resort
There is no perfect get away from the busy town than the white sandy beaches of Kalangala. Located in Bugala Island, one of the 84 Islands that make up the Ssese archipelago in the Lake Victoria, Victoria Forest Resort is a secret haven for every one looking to relax. Go for a 1-hour nature walk in the forest and look out for primates and birds that call it home. Explore the historical sites on the island the Speke house while listening to an interesting history behind it.
It is located on Bulago Island, a small paradise away from the hustle of urban life. Covering 500 acres, its shoreline of rocky outcrops and low cliffs provide shelter for fish, otters, and monitor lizards. Enjoy nature walk in the island’s rain forest and look for forest birds, which are present. Discover the crops supported by the rich fertile soils like pineapples of which the place is named after.