This is a picturesque mountain Lake whose 29 islands now house several resorts providing a perfect atmosphere for relaxation. It is 1962 meters above sea level and is surrounded by steep sided mountainous scenery. Lake Bunyonyi is the second deepest lake in Africa (44m-990m) and is free from Bilharzia. It has over 200 recorded bird species.
Lake Bunyonyi has got a lush terraced country side, with nice weather (max temp 25 degrees Celsius) which is very ideal for visitors to come and enjoy the scenery. Swimming, dug out canoe excursions, birding and a visit to the Batwa villages are the activities available.