Top things to do in Northeastern Uganda

Top Choice Cafe in Gulu


Gulu's hipsters flood this cute garden cafe serving wood-fired pizzas, burgers and Mexican fare. It's owned by a Portland native, which ensures quality espresso drinks and a good tea selection (in addition to beer a…
Top Choice National Park in Northeastern Uganda

Kidepo Valley National Park

Offering some of the most stunning scenery of any protected area in Uganda, Kidepo Valley National Park is hidden away in a lost valley in the extreme northeast of Uganda. The rolling, short-grass savannah of the 14…
Cultural Centre in Gulu

Taks Centre

It's worth popping into this happening community arts centre to see what's on, whether it be an art exhibition, fireside chat or cultural performance. They sell beautiful Ugandan crafts and there's also a restaurant…
Cafe in Gulu

Iron Donkey Restaurant

Start your day feasting on homemade pastries, crêpes or an American breakfast. Salads, sandwiches and tacos are served the rest of the day. It's no wonder that this bakery-cafe with international flair is a magnet f…
Ethiopian in Gulu

New Abyssinia

Serving delicious Ethiopian and Eritrean food, this friendly restaurant offers a welcome change of pace. To sample some of everything, try the Abyssinian special with injera (a spongy flatbread) and a variety of dis…
Pub in Gulu


Gulu’s most popular drinking spot for locals and expats alike, with plenty of seating areas and live music on weekends.
Cafe in Gulu

Coffee Hut

Across from the bus park, this modern cafe is the place to go for excellent coffee, juice, breakfast and tasty wraps.