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Great place for a weeekend

This Island found in Uganda was so lovely and the waters were so amazing that we had the best stay... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kampala, Uganda
via mobile
Good Safari Break

Not a lot to do here accept drink Waragi and relax. In all seriousness it is a quiet, respective... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2017
James H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This Island found in Uganda was so lovely and the waters were so amazing that we had the best stay around with our close friends

Thank bahereza
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Not a lot to do here accept drink Waragi and relax. In all seriousness it is a quiet, respective island and aside from the Lake Flies I felt very comfortable.

Thank James H
Reviewed 30 January 2017

try it out. it is a beautiful place to be. nice places by the waters to visit, good fish, the island has good activities like camping. a visit to the pellican beach was also cool.

Thank carolyne162017
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Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

A sleepy kind of place. Beautiful scenery. Nice for relaxation. Line jumping at the masala ferry should be discouraged.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Since the Palm Plantations have removed 70% of the forest on Bugala Island, the wildlife that existed there has depleeted greatly; few monkeys, many less birds and almost no parrots. A few years ago, there was a most beautiful Rainforest that covered the island completely,...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

So peaceful to be there. The 3hour boat ride is totally worth the calm of the island. Beautiful birds all around. Mainly it's just a place to relax and enjoy the nature

Thank chloe j
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Amazing experience in a beautiful place! Buggala Island is a really nice place and I had the luck to enjoy a fantastic boda-tour with the Ssese Islands Tour Guides Association that I strongly reccomend! Abraham, my guide, was very knowledgeable and kind and he drove...More

Thank Giulia M
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Lots of amazing birds and lovely views. Very tranquil island. The quad bike hire was a shambles, as we booked for 4 and there was only 1 when we arrived. But we hired bodas and rode around the island ourselves.

Thank dancingkim8
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

Biggest island of the Ssese Island group. Ferry from Entebbe to Kalangala. Easy to reach. Very safe and local experience.

Thank Johnny C
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Buggala Island is an amazing place with amazing views of the lake from incredible angles. The palm plantations are also an interesting site. This island is also host to some amazing lodges.

Thank Tumusiime K
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