All Places

  • Favorite

    Yuma’s House

    Price: Dirt Cheap

    Backpacker’s Hostel with dormitories and private rooms. Great location right off the beach and dock. Great view and very relaxing. No hot water but clean and affordable. Owner Susanne lives on the premises. Reservations needed.

  • Favorite

    Chinese Supermarket

    Price: Good Value

    This supermarket is run by a Chinese woman who doesn’t speak English. However, she carries a variety of items from China from household items to Chinese food.

  • Favorite

    Andrew & Brothers Supermarket

    Price: Good Value

    The most popular supermarket in town for it’s central location. Andrew is usually seen at the cash register – make friends with him and you can request items from Kampala if multiple people are interested. Good place to find yogurt, cheese, and frozen meat.

  • Favorite

    YES Hostel

    Price: Dirt Cheap

    YES Hostel provides affordable accommodations to travelers. YES also supports local youths in the Fort Portal area. Security guard on premises.

  • Favorite

    Duchess

    Price: Good Value

    Ex-Pat owned hotel and pizzeria. Good option for a mid-range night to stay, bread, pizza, and cheese.

  • Favorite

    Luxury Restaurant

    Price: Good Value

    Great food! Local cuisine, such as jollof rice, fonio (tiny, super food grain, a bit like couscous, but smaller) with a variety of meats and sauces, and the best TZ and guinea fowl in town. Also has continental dishes – pizzas and subs are fantastic, as are the chicken kebabs. Read more [...]

  • Favorite

    Murchison Falls National Park

    Price: Dirt Cheap
    PCV Discounts: Yes

    One of the largest National Parks in Uganda. You can take a guided boat ride down the Nile River while seeing hippos, crocodiles, bird and many other animals. Many boat rides end with a hike or drive up to the top of Murchison Falls, the narrowest part of the Nile, Read more [...]