Tourism Development

Tourism Development Programme-aims to increase Uganda’s attractiveness as apreferred tourist destination

Tourism Development is one of the 20 Programmes of the NDPIII and it
operationalises objective one of increasing the stock and quality of tourism

The programme seeks to address key challenges which include:

Therefore, the objectives of the programme were to:

A photo showing a troop of baboons..

Tourist attractions in Busitems Forest Reserve.

The Busitema Forest Reserve is one of Uganda’s least visited tourist sites, despite the fact that it is a true beauty just waiting to be discovered. When you visit this forest reserve, you will be in awe of everything that nature has to offer. This 25 square kilometer forest is located in Eastern Uganda alongside the Tororo-Busia road that leads to the Tororo district.

Busia border point

This is the gateway to Uganda from Kenya.

Busia one stop border point
Government Programme

Further Reading

Detailed description about this program can be found on Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development Website.

Busia Municipality is a local government in Busia District, Eastern Uganda, at the border of Kenya.

Location: Eastern Uganda  0°28’01.0″N, 34°05’24.0″E (Latitude:0.4669; Longitude:34.0900).
Land Area: Total Land: 7 km2
Population: 54,798.


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Hadongole Road

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