Uganda, known as the “Pearl of Africa,” is a landlocked country in East Africa. Famous for its beautiful landscapes and diverse wildlife, Uganda is a haven for nature lovers and adventurers. From the tall peaks of the Rwenzori Mountains to the wide savannahs of national parks like Murchison Falls and Queen Elizabeth, there’s so much to explore. The country is also home to the rare mountain gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, offering unique gorilla trekking experiences. Beyond its natural beauty, Uganda has vibrant cities like Kampala, with bustling markets, lively music, and delicious food. With friendly people and many attractions, Uganda promises an unforgettable adventure filled with culture and the stunning beauty of Africa.

Estimation of 49,815,434 as of Wednesday, June 5, 2024.
Get your visa before you arrive.
Get shots, take malaria pills, and be careful with food and water.
Use Ugandan Shillings, carry cash, and cards in cities.
Many people speak English, but local languages can be handy.
It's hot with rainy and dry seasons; pack for both.

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