The Ssezibwa Falls are on the Ssezibwa River. Ssezibwa River flows from the wetlands between L. Victoria and
Kyoga, West of Victoria Nile in Buikwe District northwards through Mukono District into Lake Kyoga in Kayunga
The falls are about seven meters high and with the sweet hissing sound created by the falling water forms bea
scenery. This is complemented by the natural vegetation cover and the undulating and steep rocks over whic
waters fall. The site has several bird species which present a wonderful opportunity for bird watching. Th
presents several tourist activities such as bird watching, camping, rock climbing, nature walks, hiking, canoeing
Ssezibwa Falls are approximately 32 km east of Kampala city in Mukono District.
The falls have cultural and traditional bearing in the region and to the Baganda in particular due the myths behi
the formation of the Ssezibwa River. It is believed
that this river, together with another called Bwanda was born of a Woman on her way to place called Kavuma
Bukunja. It is because of this that it is a reserved Buganda Heritage Site.
Many local people frequent this place to heal them of their diseases, get blessings and solve their problems for
believed to possess miraculous powers.