Campsites in Uganda

Uganda offers a variety of campsites and camping possibilities, primarily located within its national parks and reserves. Here is a list of some popular campsites and camping opportunities in Uganda:

  1. Murchison Falls National Park:
    • Red Chilli Rest Camp: Located in the heart of the park, it offers camping facilities.
    • Nile Safari Lodge Campsite: Offers a picturesque setting near the Nile River.
  2. Queen Elizabeth National Park:
    • Mweya Safari Lodge Campsite: Located within the park, it offers camping facilities.
    • Bush Lodge Campsite: Offers a rustic camping experience.
  3. Bwindi Impenetrable Forest:
    • Buhoma Community Campground: Provides camping options in close proximity to gorilla trekking.
  4. Lake Mburo National Park:
    • Lake Mburo Campsite: Offers basic camping facilities and is a great spot for wildlife viewing.
  5. Kidepo Valley National Park:
    • Apoka Rest Camp: Offers a campsite with stunning views of the Kidepo Valley.
  6. Kibale Forest National Park:
    • Kibale Forest Camp: Provides camping facilities near the forest.
  7. Semuliki National Park:
    • Semliki Safari Camp: Offers camping options in a remote and pristine location.
  8. Mgahinga Gorilla National Park:
    • Kisoro Travelers’ Rest Campsite: Provides camping facilities near the park.
  9. Rwenzori Mountains National Park:
    • Nyakalengija Rest Camp: Offers camping facilities for trekkers heading to the Rwenzori Mountains.
  10. Lake Bunyonyi:
    • Several campsites and lodges offer camping options along the shores of Lake Bunyonyi.
  11. Ssese Islands (Lake Victoria):
    • Several campsites on different islands, such as Lutoboka, offer camping facilities.
  12. Jinja (Source of the Nile):
    • Numerous campsites and adventure companies in Jinja provide camping opportunities along the Nile River.

Please note that camping facilities and conditions may vary, so it’s advisable to contact the specific campsite or national park authority for the most up-to-date information, availability, and any necessary permits or reservations. Additionally, while some campsites provide basic amenities, others may offer more luxurious options. Make sure to pack and prepare accordingly for your camping experience in Uganda.