The 84 forested archipelagos of the Ssese Islands, float like green jewels on the waters of Lake Victoria. Located 55km from Entebbe, these are one of Uganda’s greatest natural gifts waiting for you to be discovered.
To all professional entomologists ssese islands provides an earthly insect paradise. Guests are required to bring bird watching and fishing gears.
The most famous and recommended tours and historical places of interest in ssese include: Nsirwe Island, famous for both bird and spider breeding.
Bugala island, the birth and home of the African Grey Parrots. It also hosts a living sample of the African Virgin Equatorial forest. Bugala island is endowed with many well furnished Ssese islands hotels that provide excellent hospitality services to guests.
Bubembe and Funye islands, Serinya, Banda and Kitobo islands
Boats, ferries and vehicles are available to take you between and around the 84 islands, these are fully equipped with life jackets, sun canopies.
For those tourists who wish to enjoy the countryside, travel arrangements can be made by road, from Kampala to Masaka town (Nyendo) crossing with the Bukakata/Luku Ferry to Bugala. One hour drive to Kalangala the home of Islands.
Alternatively, Ssese islands can be accessed via road from Kampala to Entebbe crossing with the MV Kalangala Nakiwogo/Bugala Ferry.
Things to do on Ssese Islands
While you are on and around Ssese islands, sport fishing, bird watching, monkey and marine life viewing, are all activities and discoveries, one can make.
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