Masaka Tourist Cottage & Campsite
P.O Box 834, Masaka
Tel +256 (0)752 619389
Ask for Joseph
Internet: www.traveluganda.co.ug/touristcottageandcampsite
Email:masakabackpackers@yahoo.com

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Masaka Tourist Cottage & Campsite set overlooking banana plantations and natural wetland is located 4 kms from Masaka town on the Mutukulu road. We are an ideal transit spot for those enroute to the Ssese Islands, the west of Uganda or Tanzania through the Mutukulu border. For those not is such a rush consider exploring the region using us a base. The fresh water and bilharzia free Lake Nabugabo some 20 kms away is an ideal day trip.

Mini bus taxi's depart from Taxi Park in Masaka town proceeding to Kyotera. Get out at signpost on left side and walk 400 m up the track on the opposite side of the road.

Accommodation 2012:
Camping Ushs10,000-
Dormitory Ushs16,000-
Single Room Ushs25,000-
Double Room Ushs45,000-
Tent rental Ushs3,000-

Available Services:
Meals, drinks, laundry, information board games.

Activities in and around Masaka:
Masaka Cathedral - declared a 'World Heritage Site' by UNESCO.
Musambwa Island in Lake Victoria is being developed by Nature Uganda as a bird sanctuary.

Eco-tourism visits can be made to various wetlands ideal for bird enthusiasts. An observation tower at Nabajjuzi Wetland offers views over the swamp where Shoebill Stork and Sitatunga antelope are often seen.

Activities arranged by Masaka Cottage and Campsite:
Traditional dances.
Bark cloth manufacture.
Village walks to see banana plantaions, coffee and fruit farms.
We arrange trips to Lake Nabugabo and the Ostrich farm.

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