The lodge is strategically located nearest Kibale national park (20Km), Queen Elizabeth National park (60km) and in a series of crater lakes with unmatched view of Mt Rwenzori
to reach all major tourism sites in Rwenzori region
Bike riding lasting from 2 to 3 hours around Kyatwa Hill will offer the opportunity to visit more crater lakes around the area, the cultivated areas of the hillside and the forest.
3 hours bike riding to Kibale National Park at $20 per person
3 hours bike riding to Nyakigumba hot springs at $20 per person
Canoeing at Lake Nyamiteza, the crater lake where Lodge Bella Vista is located, is also a wonderful experience that gives the opportunity to mingle with local fishermen, view birds and monkeys that are inhabiting the area.
A nature walk around the Lodge gives the opportunity to get a direct contact with the banana plantations, local farms, local communities with their activities, who, among other things are producing local beer brewing.
Half day market tours where you get to visit the local markets and see a wide variety of local products.
From Lodge Bella Vista you can have a trekking and hiking to the Kyatwa Hill which reaches the height of 1575 meters. From the top you have a breathtaking view of the Rwenzoris Mountain Chain, the Rift Valley in which Queen Elizabeth National Park, Lakes Edward and George are located.
Lodge Bella Vista is only 30 km from Nyakalenjija, the departing point for the Rwenzori Mountain climbing. Our staff can accompany the climbers to the RMS (Rwenzori Mountaineering Service) who provides guides, porters and cooks to the climbers.
The lodge has got various books and wall hanging depicting the historical climbing of 1906 and 2006
The Lodge is located 20 km away from natural hot springs (Rwagimba) that are sprouting from the sides of river Rwimi. The access is only possible by trekking or biking. A wonderful experience in an absolute wild and green context
Stayed here on our stopover between Kibale and Queen Elizabeth NPs. The staff was super friendly and accommodating, especially Ivan who took us out on the lake in the evening and invited us on a walk to see the surrounding farms.. read more on tripadvisor
San Diego, California
Normally every first week of October for the last 15 years todate, I and my wife have been choosing a quite good lodge mainly in a wild environment targeting fresh breath and sounds of nature for mind relaxation and resting. This year we choose Lodge... more on tripadvisor
We stayed here on route to Kampala from the DRC and it's a hidden gem just off the Fort Portal road. Friendly staff, spacious rooms with en suire, good food and a lovely little swimming pool. We'll certainly use it again! Thank you Pedro and.. more on tripadvisor
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Located at the edge of a crater lake and all rooms have a stunning view of the lake. You wake up to see fishermen on wooden boats removing their nets. The lodge is not very flashy but standard. It is a small lodge with about... more on tripadvisor
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Address :Kasunganyanja, Fort Portal Uganda
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