Flight tickets from George to Entebbe

airport Welcome to Entebbe International Airport, the main international airport of Uganda. Situated on the northern shores of Lake Victoria, Entebbe is an important gateway to the African continent, connecting many neighboring countries to Uganda. With a terminal area of ​​over 100 hectares and modern facilities, the airport has grown to become one of the most important airports in Africa. Aside from international flights, Entebbe also serves as a major hub for domestic and regional aviation. In this accompanying text, we will look at the history, operations and facilities of Entebbe airport.

Getting to Know Entebbe

Entebbe is located on the shores of Lake Victoria in central Uganda. It is the country's fourth largest city and has a population of roughly 74,100 people. Entebbe is located in the East African Time Zone, which is 3 hours ahead of UTC (Coordinated Universal Time). The official language in Entebbe is English, as well as Kiswahili and Luganda. There is also a large Roman Catholic population in the city, so you may hear some French and Italian as well. The currency in Entebbe is the Uganda shilling (UGX). Though US dollars are accepted in some places, you may want to convert some of your currency to Ugandan shillings prior to your arrival.

Climate and Weather

The climate in Entebbe is tropical, with two distinct seasons - wet and dry. The wet season runs from October through to April, with the heaviest rainfall in March and April. During this period, temperatures remain around 25 degrees Celsius and humidity is high. The dry season is from May to September. During this season the temperature can get quite hot, normally around 30 degrees Celsius during the day, but temperatures at night can drop significantly. Humidity is low and there is rarely rain during this period.

Touring Entebbe: Airport and Transportation

There are two airports in Entebbe; Entebbe International Airport and CAA Airstrip. You can get from the main airport to downtown in Entebbe by taxi or by a shared taxi known as a boda-boda, which typically costs 3-4 USD. You can also change money atEntebbe airport, with bureaus de change and banks offering exchange services.

Exploring the Rich History and Culture of Entebbe

  1. Entebbe is a beautiful lakeside city located on the shores of Lake Victoria, the largest fresh water lake in Africa. It was the former home of Uganda's first president and is home to unique flora and fauna
  2. Entebbe has a long history of British colonial rule and is the current site of Uganda’s international airport. It is also the hometown of famous Ugandan musician, Dr. Jose Chameleone
  3. Entebbe offers a variety of cultural experiences including the Entebbe Zoo and Botanical Gardens, the Entebbe War Memorial and the Source of the Nile, where the river begins its 4,200 mile journey to the Mediterranean Sea

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