Gulu town Gulu is a small town located in northern Uganda and is Gulu district's major administrative and commercial center. Situated about 340 kilometers from Kampala, Gulu is a destination still recovering from the scars left by the LRA rebels during their attacks from 1986 to 2012 when joint military forces of Uganda & United States of America forced them out of northern Uganda into south Sudan. Today Gulu town is a peaceful and developed destination with good communication systems, hotels, secondary schools, a university , good transport and road system and a diverse range of Luo tribes that attract thousands of tourists from within and outside Uganda.
Major attractions in Gulu include the Gulu airport which is the second largest aiport in Uganda , Peace war memorial stadium which is home of the Gulu United FC , Gulu central market and Acholi homeland. Gulu town is used as base for tourists interested in game viewing in the Murchison falls national park, Uganda's largest conservation area.

Getting there- Driving to Gulu lasts between 4- 5 hours depending on the routes you take, you can use the Masindi- Kampala road and then connect to the Bobi-Masindi road taking you directly to Gulu. Another road is the Acholibur- Gulu- Olwiyo road which connects Mbale to Gulu and Oliwyo towns.

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