Information about flights to Entebbe
Nestled on the majestic shores of Lake Victoria, Entebbe is one of the Uganda’s most beautiful destinations. Widely used as a relaxing waterside stopover point for those looking to explore the continent, this delightful destination has a distinctly Colonial feel. And with its lush scenery along with the crystal clear waters of the lake itself, it’s fast becoming a popular spot as a holiday destination in itself. Flights to Entebbe go straight to the international airport, just a short trip away. And it has a reputation as being a safe city to walk around.
Things to do
Perhaps the best way to enjoy Entebbe is to stroll through the streets to get a feel for its laid-back energy. The roads are lined with old, majestic buildings, giving it a gorgeously characterful feel. During your wanderings, make sure to visit the botanical gardens with its velvet monkeys and tropical trees. For a fun day out, pop across to the city zoo. This will give you a safer, more compact version of an African safari with its lions, zebras and giraffes. Or, simply hire a boat and cruise along Lake Victoria. You can even do a spot of fishing while you’re at it.
Food and drink
Many of the city’s lovely eateries cluster around the water. It’s here that you’ll notice the true cosmopolitan and multicultural spirit on Entebbe. You can dine out on pizza, grab an English breakfast, grab a coffee from a trendy café, or try some authentic Ugandan dishes like Luwombo stew. There are lots of spots to enjoy a relaxing drink too. This vibrant city is well set up for tourists and travellers, with some lovely lounge bars serving drinks and snacks across the city. While you’re there, make sure to seek out some of the country’s locally brewed beer too.