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The rumours were true

The laws of nature were demonstrated in front of my own eyes. And the curio shops were not as... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2017
Talita H
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Windhoek, Namibia
Interesting.

Very interesting to watch the way water reacts to being on the Equator. Have you photo taken to... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2017
soniaroberts05
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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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9,640 KM / 6025 M from the North Pole 9,640 KM / 6025 M from the South Pole 1267 M / 3800 FT above Sea Level 22 deg Longitude / 0 deg Latitude
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Masaka Road, Kayabwe, Uganda
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Reviewed 11 May 2017

The laws of nature were demonstrated in front of my own eyes. And the curio shops were not as pushy as I have found in other countries. Its a long drive, with interesting scenery. Check if one of your other tours do not pass there...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2017

Very interesting to watch the way water reacts to being on the Equator. Have you photo taken to prove you were there. Cafes and souvenir shops around to purchase goods.

Thank soniaroberts05
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

Have been here several times over the past 10 years. Always a great visit and continuously bring visitors and family here. The circling water display is usually a big hit!

Thank Stacie G
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

It's definitely a touristy thing to do:-) I visited 2 spots (near QE National Park and this latest visit near Masaka Road. The second spot visited felt a little strange with the guy showing how the water spins in different directions depending on where you...More

Thank Koritsaki
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

Have stopped here twice now, a nice place for coffee and a little shopping en-route to your destination.

Thank Galtlady
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Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Happy to see Equator line.... Very difficult to see in all the country From Kampala just 1.30 hrs road travel.. Photo taken for life memories. In Uganda many places we can get Equator line..

Thank Muthu K
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Reviewed 22 March 2017

Some nice cafes you can order delicious Rolex in, and pretty good shopping. Nice stretching point on the way to Mburo.

Thank cpl1775
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

We stopped off on our way to see the gorillas. There is easy access and a clearly marked line, with big white hoops on both sides of the road marked "equator", perfect for a photo. There are craft shops and cafes, the one we stopped...More

Thank Shane-Sally M
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

It feels good and interesting moving from one hemisphere to another so its a good experience crossing the equator from Kampala to Masaka and from Masaka to Kampala

Thank SamuelSamsisma
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Reviewed 10 March 2017

A Centre of the world showing tbr latittude. Uganda is truly giftend by nature and having he even equatior is a special present tot re Pearl of Africa.

Thank Vialey L
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