Masaka Travel Guide

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Masaka Overview

Once the second largest town of Uganda, Masaka is the headquarters of Masaka district. Masska lies in the Southern Uganda on the shores of lake Victoria. The city lies very close to the equator and 128KM southwest to Kampala on the highway to Mbarara.
Maska has a tropical climate with two seasons of rainfall. The first season of rainfall showers between July - August and the second season between September - December.
Masaka is accessible via road. The nearest airport is Entebbe which is 170KM away. Public transport is an option to reach Masaka. All public buses traveling to west Mbarara, Kabale, and Kasese passes through Masaka. Mpanga forest is a reserved forest falls between Kampala and Masaka.