All About Nyero Rock Painting

Nyero Rock Paintings are one of the eye-catching historical art facts that was established by the ancient people in the stone age Era. Nyero rock paintings is located 8 kilometers west of Kumi District and about 250 kilometers from the Kampala capital city. These cultural-historical markings are one of the top tourists’ attractions that are included on the highlights of a Uganda tour adventure.

Nyero Rock Painting features three beautiful Rocks which contain different markings that will impress as you explore this site. The rocks coexist together with three prehistorical Caves. Therefore, a tour to this point gives you chance to delight in a wide range of intriguing natural attractions.

Upon arrival, you will meet and greet with a local guide who offers you a guided walk to learn more about Nyero Rocking Paintings. When you hike to the summit of these rocks, get insight to enjoy the exceptional scenic views the surrounding environment. On a lucky day, you can sight a few monkeys and Reptiles. Nyero Rock Painting is a perfect place for relaxation and experiences the awesome natural breeze in this place.

We advise all traveling planning a trip to site to take bit of safety cautions. The rocks are known to be very slippery, especially during the wet season. Feel free to ask your guide about the landmark of the place so that you can discover more than what you could be thinking.

When is the best time to visit Nyero rock painting in Uganda?

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Just like any other Uganda safari, the best time to enjoy is during the dry season in the months of June, July, August, September and early October when the roads are dry and easy to navigate through using a 4×4 safari vehicle. On this note we recommend travelers to visit Nyero Rock paint during the dry season although the site is open to all tourists throughout the year.

Where to stay on a trip to Nyero rock painting  

It is important to acknowledge that there is a wide range of interesting accommodation lodge and camps where you can overnight while on a safari to this fascinating Nyero rock painting. The accommodation lodges range from luxury, mid-range and budget options offering astounding facilities and superb services, they do also feature a serene Eco-friendly environment. Like Mt Elgon Hotel, Mbale resort hotel, green garden hotel among others.

Planning a trip to eastern Uganda this season, feel free to spice up your Uganda tour with a visit to Nyero Rock Paintings. In case you would love to sneak into the caves of Nyero and get lost in the rock art paintings. Don’t hesitate to get in touch with our professional reservation team. Simply send us an email on or call us directly on 0700135510/ +256-414699459 to speak directly to our customer care personnel. We shall be more than delight to make your dream a reality.