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Cafe in Queen Elizabeth National Park

Omwani Training Cafe

When you tire of all-inclusive lodge meals, come to this adorable cafe with tables in the backyard and chickens running loose. Service is slow but the end product is good – enormous rolex (eggs wrapped in chapatti),…
Live Performance in Queen Elizabeth National Park

Kikorongo Women Community

Visit Kikorongo Women Community for performances and craft demonstrations.
Mine in Queen Elizabeth National Park

Salt Mine

The interesting village of Katwe on the north shore of Lake Edward, 4km west of Main gate (Kabatoro gate), is famous for its salt industry. Salt mining on the crater lake behind the village dates back to at least th…
Village in Queen Elizabeth National Park

Leopard Village

Leopard Village is one of the communities within Queen Elizabeth National Park. It's possible to visit it on a tour run by Uganda Carnivore Program, which gives an insight in to how locals coexisit with wildlife, an…
Landmark in Queen Elizabeth National Park


The equator crosses the northern sector of the park near Kasenyi and is marked with a circular monument on either side of the road, predictably popular with passers-by stopping for that quintessential holiday snap.
International in Queen Elizabeth National Park

Tembo Canteen

A wonderful safari-style canteen, Tembo buzzes with campers, UWA staff, guides and drivers, all here for cheap, tasty food and cold beer. Head outdoors to its tables with epic lake views.