Kampala, the country's capital, is situated 210 miles (338 kilometers) northeast of Ishasha.
Visitors commonly use Ishasha as a jumping off point for further adventures. This sought-after tourism region is home to numerous wonderful natural and man-made attractions. Two examples of places in the vicinity of Ishasha are Kisoro, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the north, and Rubirizi, 50 miles (80 kilometers) to the southwest.
Get outdoors and get active in the area around Ishasha. Try your hand at mountain climbing or give hiking a try. Uganda provides visitors a number of relaxing pursuits, such as bird watching and wildlife watching.
Discover the various food options in Uganda by tasting a few local dishes. Amongst the variety of ingredients commonly used here are yams and bananas. Order local specialties, for example deep fried grasshoppers and luwombo (stew). But your meal is not really complete until you have enjoyed sesame honey candies, a popular dessert here. Find somewhere to relax and enjoy a moonberg, a popular beer in this region. For an alcohol-free drink, enjoy soft drink.
Independence Day is held on the 9th of October, so if your visit coincides, take a break from sightseeing and join in the fun and festivities with happy locals.
Your time in Uganda will reward you with breathtaking photos and delightful memories that will last forever.