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Bukoba, Beautiful Bukoba! The absolute center of east and central African tourism. To the west, one can trek Rwandese Mountains and watch Gorillas in the jungle, or Go Queen Elizabeths National Park where lions climb trees. To the south is the Rubondo Island National park, a safari in Lake Victoria, Africa’s Biggest Lake. To the east is Kenya’s finest park, the Masai Mara where the planets greatest migration of animals begins and flows right into Tanzania's unmistakable Serengeti.
In every direction you take a safari on, you will not miss out on breath taking views and adventure. Bukoba is a hiden paradise that can be enjoyed by the lifestyles of all people today.
The west coast is endlessly diverse and has lush green highlands, tropical rainforests, the great expanse of Lake Victoria - the legendary source of the Nile, and much, much more. The region is home to fascinating cultures, mythology and a history that lives and breathes in sacred sites and thriving traditional festivals. Stunning landscapes, wonderful wildlife, adventures, bird watching and more all await the visitor to Kenya's west coast.
Balmly tropical weather and the clear cool waters of Lake Victoria, making Bukoba an ideal place for relaxing on the shores. Wide warm sandy beaches, perfect for swimming fringe the lake, surrounded by quiet fishing villages and lush green hills. The lake is ideal for exploration by boat and is regarded as Africa's finest fishing grounds. The place is a paradise for birdwatchers.
Walkgard Hotels & Tours offers a wide range of tourist activities and experiences such as scenic lands, water activities, beaches and islands, animals, culture, traditional music, religious pilgrimage, historical monuments and leisure besides a wider variety of holiday activities. For those who like to visit the EQUATOR, we are located 1 degree south of it and visit that location quite frequently.Bukoba offers a veriety of breath taking views and landscape. Since Bukoba sits like a low lying basin on the edge of the vast Lake Victoria basin, it is set between the water’s edge and a rugged backdrop of rock cliffs that are like a massive protective shield around the African town. Walkgard Garden sits on the Kashura hill overlooking Lake Victoria and Downtown, giving you a great view of the Sunrise over the lake and beautiful glance of Bukoba city during the evening.
There are many different activities in this area such as bicycle and walking tours, musila island boat safari, go fishing with local fishermen, ancient rock paintings & lourdes of africa, meet the king in his palace, learn how to cook traditional haya food, rubale forest waterfalls & cave, karobela or kabaranda beach, historical kamachumu day tour, iron works, kagera museum, Lake Victoria Botanical Garden of Medicinal Plants (L.A.V.I.B.O.G.A.M.), drum making workshop, and more.