Kagulu Hill Climbing Challenge
The Kagulu Hill Climbing Challenge Competition is a follow up activity of the Busoga Tourism Expo that was held in December last year (2012) in Jinja.
As a result of the enthusiasm generated by the expo and the desire exhibited by the participants, the organizers of the Expo resolved to organize an activity around Kagulu Hill one of the three sites that were marked to be developed into viable tourism sites in the year 2012.
Kagulu Hill is located in Buyende District some 30Km from Kamuli Town. The hill rises at approximately 3,500ft above sea level. Since 2003, many people especially foreigners have been enjoying rock climbing at Kagulu Hill.
This fun filled first ever activity in Busoga, have been categorized into three areas; competitors, non-competitors, and students.
On the 10th May 2013, there will be a health outreach program intended to bring basic health services closer to the local community at Kagulu, including; AIDS/HIV testing and counseling, dental screening and treatment, child de-worming, and basic personal hygiene.
For more details please register at www.busogatourism.com.
Welcome to Uganda. The Pearl of Africa.
rock climbing, competitions, cultural exposure, community health outreach programs; AIDS/HIV testing and counseling
Celebrating cultural heritage, discovering natural endowment, and exploiting potential for sustainable socio-economic transformation.
Dates: 15/Mar/2013 – 12/May/2013
Venue: Kagulu Hill, Buyende District - Eastern Uganda
Busonga Tourism Initiative