Ihimba Hot Springs

Ihimba Hot Springs

Ihimba Hot Springs are found near the road on Kabale-Katuna Road in Kabale District, Western Uganda. They are about 8 kilometres South of Kabale Town.

Divine Powers
The hot springs are believed by local residents to have healing properties. They are said to cure people with ailments including rheumatism, backache and other ailments.

The water from springs has been found to contain varying amounts of minerals and chemicals which are known to have medicinal values in them. The minerals and chemicals include sodium chloride, potassium chloride, lithium sulphate, calcium sulphate, calcium phosphate and magnesium chloride among others.