Arua is located approximately 220 miles (354 kilometers) from Kampala, the country's capital.
This part of Uganda is visited by people from all over the world. To discover why, get out and explore the popular attractions around Arua.
The Uganda area offers travelers a number of laid-back avenues to experience the region's wide open spaces, such as bird watching and wildlife watching. Pack your own equipment or rent some when you get here, and discover the local water activities. Fishing is a good activity to try. Another good option is swimming.
Why not let your tastebuds loose in Uganda's eating establishments. Two ingredients typically found in a number of Uganda recipe books are yams and bananas. There are plenty of special dishes in this area. Try deep fried grasshoppers or luwombo (stew). Sesame honey candies is a great choice to finish your dining experience. Invigorate your palette with a glass of the regional brew. Moonberg is popular here. Soft drink is a popular drink here.
The 9th of October is Independence Day, so if you're vacationing here at this time, be aware that some attractions may have irregular opening hours as the country celebrates.
There is no doubt that Uganda is an amazingly beautiful place that will stay dear to your heart forever.