Best Known for:

  • Gorilla tracking
  • The beauty of the landscape (it’s nicknamed the “Pearl of Africa”)
  • Game viewing in Queen Elizabeth National Park and Murchison Falls
  • Being able to mix culture and game viewing

We suggest you visit:

  • Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park
  • Queen Elizabeth National Park
  • Murchison Falls National Park
  • Kibale Forest

Cool things to do:

  • Sit with a Silverback gorilla just feet away from you- there is nothing quite like it!
  • Take in a mix of culture and wildlife as you drive between game parks, going through villages and towns along the way

Practical Info:


  • Dec-mid-Mar and Jun-Sep: dry season
  • Mid-Mar – May and mid-September to November: rainy season

Official Language: English; Swahili and Luganda are widely spoken