Uganda is another exciting destination to travel to in East Africa. Although landlocked the country contains many large lakes including the ever-popular; Lake Victoria, Lake Kyoga, Lake Albert, Lake Edward, and the smaller Lake George.
Most of Uganda’s important cities are located to the south (nearer towards Lake Victoria), including the country’s vibrant capital Kampala and the nearby city of Entebbe.
As with other countries in the East African region, Uganda generally offers travellers a warm, temperate and inviting climate almost all year round, making it easy to enjoy a myriad of activities at virtually any time of the year. One of the must-do experiences whilst visiting Uganda are the amazing Gorilla Trekking Safari’s, an up-close wildlife experience like no other in the world!
Popular Safari Destinations:
Bwindi Impenetrable National Park (UNESCO World Heritage Site), Rwenzori Mountains National Park (UNESCO World Heritage Site), Kibale National Park, Kidepo Valley National Park, Lake Mburo National Park, Mgahinga Gorilla National Park, Mount Elgon National Park, Murchison Falls National Park, Queen Elizabeth National Park, and Semuliki National Park.
Popular Lake & Countryside Destinations:
Lake Victoria, Lake Kyoga, Lake Albert, Lake Edward, Lake George.