East Africa 2012

7½ months - with Melanie - Toyota Hiace 4x4 van

Nyero - Rock paintings

October 8, 2012  —  Uganda
Nyero - Uganda

Nyero is a small far-away village near the town of Kumi. At this place, it is possible to see several rock paintings.

The paintings' age is subject to various theories. Depending on the theory, they could be between 300 and 4000 years old.

Nyero - Uganda
Nyero - Uganda
Art at site #1.
Nyero - Uganda
Art at site #2.
Nyero - Uganda
Passage through the rocks.
Nyero - Uganda
Art at site #3.
Nyero - Uganda
Nyero - Uganda
Nyero - Uganda
Landscape around Nyero.
There were many potential shelters for the ancient inhabitants of this region.
Nyero - Uganda
This child is pedalling through the frame.