Kasese is one of the traditional districts of Uganda Known for its tourism potential and mineral rich industry.
Is it is always said that Uganda is gifted by nature Kasese district found in the greater Rwenzori sub region of western Uganda is the most gifted by nature with mineral riches, national parks, fishing activities and crater lakes unique people and a cultural institution whose identity is neither a tribe or culture.
The Bakonzo are found in Kasese District Rwenzori sub region of the western Uganda and Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. Kasese district boarders with DRC on the West and South, Bushenyi district on south west then Kabarole district in the Northern ends.
The “Konzo” ethnic group is the large majority among the other groups in Kasese district which has got over 14 tribes speaking different languages.
Other tribes ion this region include the Baongora, Banyabindi, Bakingwe, Batooro, Bagabo,Banyaruguru, Banyabutumbi, Banyagwaki and Bakiga among others.
One special feature that makes you have a true feel of the revered Cool Tooro Ambiance is. Amabere Ganyina Mwiru caves with natural and attractive water fall located 10km from Fort Portal Town,
The “Amabere ga Nyina Mwiru” is a limestone site commonly known as the stalagmites and stalactites in the geographical language
They are believed to have been in existence for over 500 years with an amazing legendary story behind their existence accompanied by a local myth.