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Lake Bunyonyi

| Kabale District, Kabale, Uganda
+256 779 252150
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An odd boat trip, for foreigners to drop money?

We arranged a boat trip through our travel agent Prime Safari. The lake is nice and peaceful, and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
greylourie
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Uganda
Stunning

We visited Lake Bunyonyi several times during our two week visit and each time was a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2018
4mary2017
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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| Kabale District, Kabale, Uganda
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+256 779 252150
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We arranged a boat trip through our travel agent Prime Safari. The lake is nice and peaceful, and touring the lake on a boat itself should be a good idea. However, our tour was a little odd. Our guide started his speech by explaining that...More

Thank greylourie
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

We visited Lake Bunyonyi several times during our two week visit and each time was a wonderful experience. A boat trip across to Bushara island was fantastic and well worth doing, we spent a very enjoyable day, some went swimming, others bird watching and the...More

Thank 4mary2017
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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Lake bunyonyi is the first lake I ever swam in! Driving up to the lake it’s beautiful, winding roads and breathtaking views! The water is murky when swimming but totally safe. In the heat it’s the perfect place to take a dip! Get to explore...More

Thank MARY M
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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

We stayed here for a week. Most of the action takes place right to the South of Kabale. There are almost a dozen of places to stay at. Most of them have great views, decent food, and high standards. The local community is friendly but...More

Thank Thomas V
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Wanted to get to Rwanda by road so asked for a good bus to use was given a ticket for volcano buses it was along bus ride as we got close to the boarder the last town was Kabale so got out of the bus...More

Thank SalmonAN
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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

We start off from Kampala early morning and by 10 o’clock we were in Fortportal town then went on through kasese and upto the high lands of kigezi it’s very green with fascinating landscapes and cold weather and worm welcoming people

Thank sightsofeastafrica
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

It was a good trip with Bunyonyi eco resort as our host we were accorded very good reception and the local leaders were so helpful for the cultural visit

Thank Masaba R
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

We stayed on a hill overlooking the lake and it was absolutely beautiful. Sunset over the lake was amazing, and you can take trips out on the lake as well. There are tons of islands you can go around and some you can walk around....More

Thank Tandroy F
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

We missed out on the canoe sesseion due to thunderstorms. So, we waited next day to go out to see the Batwa. We had a small, motorized boat. You do get to see some birds along the shoreline.There are photo opps when other boaters past...More

Thank Robert H
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

It’s a lake with so many islands and still water not so Mach at all to look forward to on your way there at all there no activities with in easy reach at all

Thank fish26j
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Ceebeegee
12 November 2017|
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Response from ovt2015 | Reviewed this property |
The distance is 450 kms and it takes between 6 - 8hrs depending on a good drive and traffic on the road.
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Kaberuka
12 December 2016|
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Response from Arthur F | Reviewed this property |
Cottage in Bunyonyi overland is 50$ and above depand how many are you!
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