Ishaasha: Where Lions Climb Trees and Nature Stuns

Welcome to Ishaasha, a hidden gem within Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda. Here, you’ll witness one of nature’s most fascinating spectacles – tree-climbing lions. Yes, that’s right! In Ishaasha, lions defy convention by ascending ancient fig trees, offering you a rare and captivating sight that will leave you in awe.

Beyond the remarkable lions, Ishaasha is a haven for wildlife enthusiasts and photographers. Explore the picturesque savannah, where elephants, buffaloes, and antelopes roam freely, creating breathtaking scenes against the backdrop of the Rwenzori Mountains.

Savor the tranquility of the Ishasha River as it meanders through the plains, inviting a symphony of birds and other wildlife to its banks. Enjoy game drives that reveal the rich diversity of the region’s flora and fauna, and be ready to capture that perfect shot of nature’s brilliance.

For those seeking serenity in the wilderness, Ishaasha offers a unique opportunity to connect with nature in its purest form. Unravel the mysteries of this unspoiled corner of Queen Elizabeth National Park and create memories that will linger in your heart forever. Join us in Ishaasha, where lions climb trees, and the wonders of nature await.


Ruki Safaris is a registered Tour and Travel Agency under Ruki Travel Agency, a Destination Management Company and Tour operator located in Entebbe, Uganda. With an experienced, friendly, helpful, understanding, and knowledgeable workforce. Our clients are assured of a safe and reliable Safari experience while utilizing our services.


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