According to a survey done by Lonely Planet, Uganda was rated as the number one tourist destination to visit next year (2012). Lonely Planet is the largest travel guide book and digital media publisher in the world and has been publishing tourism guide books for over 40 years
We re taking advantage of this rating to not only encourage international visitors, but also the Ugandans to visit and enjoy Uganda’s unique attractions for leisure, relaxation and knowing the country and there is no better time for doing it than the Christmas festive season.
We take this opportunity to have utmost fun of the year by embracing tourism in Uganda this Christmas season. Visit the source of the Nile and go white water rafting at Bujagali falls, visit the untamed wilderness at Queen Elizabeth National Park and Kidepo National Park, climb the beautiful snow capped Mt. Rwenzori, take a boat ride to Kalangala islands and have fun on the beautiful white sand beaches, visit the Uganda Museum to witness the unique cultures of Ugandan enjoy a wide range of Uganda’s diverse culture and varied cuisine.
Places to visit in Kampala, Entebbe and Jinja
- The Uganda Museum
- The Night Clubs and Entertainment centers
- Luxurious hotels and restaurants
- Religious sites for different religious denominations
- Beaches (Lido beach, Kisubi beach, Ssese Gateway beach, Lutembe beach, Garuga beach, Anderita beach etc)
- The Reptile Park
- Uganda Wildlife Education Center (UWEC)
- Botanical Gardens Entebbe
- Source of river Nile
- Bujagali falls
- Mabira eco-forest
The Board of Directors, Management and Staff of Uganda Tourism Board wishes you all a Merry Christmas and a happy festive season.