Uganda is referred to as the Pearl of Africa for a reason. The fantastic natural scenery, African Wildlife and a rich mosaic of tribes and cultures makes this destination superb from the rest of Safari in Uganda. Traveling through Uganda you will be captivated by it beauty, overwhelmed by the friendliness of its people and intrigued by all that the country has to offer. Uganda lies astride the Equator in East Africa between longitude 29 ½° East and 35° East and between latitude 4 ½° North and ½° South at an average altitude of 1,100 meters above sea level. The Total area is 236.580sq Km.
We are bordered by DRC Congo to West, Kenya to the East, Southern Sudan to the North Tanzania and Rwanda to the South, Ecologically, Uganda is where the East African Savannah meets the West African jungle. Where else but in this uniquely lush green destination can one observe lions prowling the open plains in the most of National Park like Murchison Falls National Park, Queen Elizabeth National Park and Kidepo Valley National Park and track Chimpanzees in Kibale Forest National Park and through others rain forest undergrowth, navigate tropical Channels teaming with Hippos and Nile Crocodiles before setting off into the mist mountains to visit majestic Mountain Gorillas.
Uganda is the only safari destination and famous for mountain gorillas, Rwenzori mountain hiking, chimpanzee tracking, Golden Monkey in Mgahinga Gorillas National Park, its very interesting country one do not need to miss, whose range of forest primates is as impressive as its selection of plain antelopes. Beside the wide biodiversity, Ugandan is also blessed with a vast of bird population of more than 1,040 species. Its of no doubt that Winston Churchill referred it to the Pearl of Africa.