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Uganda is a landlocked country in East Africa that is known for its natural beauty. Situated on the equator, it has lush green forests, rolling hills, and snow-capped mountains. The country is also home to an abundance of wildlife, including elephants, lions, gorillas, and chimpanzees.

There are many wonderful places to visit in Uganda. One of the most popular destinations is Queen Elizabeth National Park, which features a variety of ecosystems and boasts an impressive population of animals. Visitors can go on safari drives and boat trips to see hippos, crocodiles, and elephants in their natural habitat.

Another must-see destination is Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, home to half of the world's mountain gorillas. Visitors can trek through the dense jungle to see these beautiful creatures in their natural environment.

Uganda is also a great place for adventure lovers. There are plenty of opportunities for hiking, rafting, and zip lining. The country's many national parks offer some of the best hiking trails in Africa, and the Nile River provides an excellent setting for rafting and kayaking. And for those who want to experience a thrill, zip lining through the jungle canopy is sure to get the heart racing!

So if you're looking for an amazing African adventure, be sure to add Uganda to your list. With its incredible natural beauty and abundance of wildlife, you won't be disappointed.

Total land area (km2)
199,810
Total land area (km2)
Population (as of 2020)
45,741,007
Population (as of 2020)
Capital city
Kampala
Capital city
Currency
Ugandan shilling (UGX)
Currency

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Geeky Facts about Uganda

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Uganda is one of the few places on Earth where you can still find the endangered Mountain Gorilla.

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Until 1,700 to 2,300 years ago, the people of Uganda were hunter-gatherers.

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Home of one of the world’s smallest churches measuring in at 8 ft tall and 250 centimeters wide.

Tours in Uganda

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Cycling Uganda & Rwanda: The Heart of Africa

Cycling Uganda & Rwanda: The Heart of Africa

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Uganda & Rwanda
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Tour Type
Active
Activity level
Activity Level
3 - Average

15 days from

£4,081 / person

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Rwenzori Trek

Rwenzori Trek

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Uganda
Tour type
Tour Type
Small Group
Activity level
Activity Level
3 - Average

14 days from

£4,495 / person

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6 Days Gorilla And Golden Monkey Trekking Mgahinga National Park

6 Days Gorilla And Golden Monkey Trekking Mgahinga National Park

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Uganda
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Adventure Tours
Activity level
Activity Level
2 - Light

6 days from

£1,921 / person

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East Africa Overland: Serengeti & Safari Drives

East Africa Overland: Serengeti & Safari Drives

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Uganda, Kenya & Tanzania
Tour type
Tour Type
Safari Tours
Activity level
Activity Level
4 - Demanding

19 days from

£4,529 / person

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15-Day Uganda & Rwanda Gorilla Safari

15-Day Uganda & Rwanda Gorilla Safari

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Rwanda & Uganda
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Safari Tours
Activity level
Activity Level
2 - Light

15 days from

£2,938 / person

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Gorillas & Game Parks

Gorillas & Game Parks

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Kenya & Uganda
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Safari Tours
Activity level
Activity Level
3 - Average

16 days from

£3,236 / person

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3-Days Mountain Gorillas & Golden Monkeys Tracking Safari - Budget

3-Days Mountain Gorillas & Golden Monkeys Tracking Safari - Budget

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Uganda
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Tour Type
Adventure Tours
Activity level
Activity Level
2 - Light

3 days from

£1,153 / person

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Wildlife Safaris

Wildlife Safaris

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Uganda
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Active
Activity level
Activity Level
2 - Light

5 days from

£2,898 / person

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Uganda - Gorillas in the Mist

Uganda - Gorillas in the Mist

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Uganda
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Safari Tours
Activity level
Activity Level
3 - Average

14 days from

£8,569 / person

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Mountains of the Moon

Mountains of the Moon

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Uganda
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Tour Type
Small Group
Activity level
Activity Level
4 - Demanding

13 days from

£3,290 / person

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Gorillas & Plains tour

Gorillas & Plains tour

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Kenya, Uganda & Rwanda
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Tour Type
Adventure Tours
Activity level
Activity Level
2 - Light

14 days from

£2,119 / person

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4-Days Mountain Gorillas, Golden Monkeys, Batwa & Lake Bunyonyi Safari - Budget

4-Days Mountain Gorillas, Golden Monkeys, Batwa & Lake Bunyonyi Safari - Budget

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Uganda
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Adventure Tours
Activity level
Activity Level
2 - Light

4 days from

£1,413 / person

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Kenya & Uganda Gorilla Overland: Forests & Wildlife Spotting

Kenya & Uganda Gorilla Overland: Forests & Wildlife Spotting

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Kenya & Uganda
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Safari Tours
Activity level
Activity Level
4 - Demanding

15 days from

£3,669 / person

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Gorillas & Hiking Uganda's Rwenzori Mountains

Gorillas & Hiking Uganda's Rwenzori Mountains

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Uganda
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Tour Type
Active
Activity level
Activity Level
4 - Demanding

12 days from

£3,780 / person

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Rwenzori mountain Uganda

Rwenzori mountain Uganda

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Uganda
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Adventure Tours
Activity level
Activity Level
3 - Average

8 days from

£1,681 / person

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Nairobi To Kigali (13 Days) Gorillas & Gameparks

Nairobi To Kigali (13 Days) Gorillas & Gameparks

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Kenya, Uganda & Rwanda
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Adventure Tours
Activity level
Activity Level
2 - Light

13 days from

£975 / person

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14-Day Explore Uganda Wildlife Safari and Apes Uganda

14-Day Explore Uganda Wildlife Safari and Apes Uganda

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Uganda
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Safari Tours
Activity level
Activity Level
2 - Light

14 days from

£3,740 / person

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15 Days Uganda Rwanda Safari Guided Motorcycle Tour

15 Days Uganda Rwanda Safari Guided Motorcycle Tour

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Uganda & Rwanda
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Tour Type
Adventure Tours
Activity level
Activity Level
3 - Average

15 days from

£2,878 / person

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Uganda Overland: Gorillas & Chimps

Uganda Overland: Gorillas & Chimps

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Uganda
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Adventure Tours
Activity level
Activity Level
4 - Demanding

9 days from

£2,669 / person

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7 Days Murchison Falls, Semliki & Kibale Forest

7 Days Murchison Falls, Semliki & Kibale Forest

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Uganda
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Tour Type
Active
Activity level
Activity Level
2 - Light

7 days from

£1,881 / person

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Remarkable Rwanda & Gorillas of Uganda

Remarkable Rwanda & Gorillas of Uganda

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Rwanda & Uganda
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Tour Type
Safari Tours
Activity level
Activity Level
3 - Average

9 days from

£3,890 / person

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Beaches, Game Parks & Gorillas

Beaches, Game Parks & Gorillas

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Uganda, Kenya & Tanzania
Tour type
Tour Type
Safari Tours
Activity level
Activity Level
3 - Average

27 days from

£5,464 / person

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5-Days Mountain Gorillas & Chimpanzees Tracking Adventure - Budget Safari

5-Days Mountain Gorillas & Chimpanzees Tracking Adventure - Budget Safari

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Uganda
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Adventure Tours
Activity level
Activity Level
3 - Average

5 days from

£1,381 / person

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Stories from Uganda

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Wildlife

Big Cats
Big Cats
Big Cats
Birdwatching
Birdwatching
Birdwatching
Canoeing
Canoeing
Canoeing
Canyoning
Canyoning
Canyoning
Cruise
Cruise
Cruise
Culture
Culture
Culture
Cycling
Cycling
Cycling
Festivals
Festivals
Festivals
Food & Drink
Food & Drink
Food & Drink
Hiking
Hiking
Hiking
Kayaking
Kayaking
Kayaking
Mountaineering
Mountaineering
Mountaineering
Natural Wonders
Natural Wonders
Natural Wonders
Photography
Photography
Photography
Polar
Polar
Polar
Primates
Primates
Primates
Rafting
Rafting
Rafting
Rail
Rail
Rail
Safari
Safari
Safari
Sailing
Sailing
Sailing
Skiing
Skiing
Skiing
Snorkelling
Snorkelling
Snorkelling
Whale Watching
Whale Watching
Whale Watching
Wildlife
Wildlife
Wildlife
Winter Sports
Winter Sports
Winter Sports
Zip Lining
Zip Lining
Zip Lining