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Capital City

Kampala

Languages

Official language=English. Swahili also spoken.

Currency

Ugandan Shilling & US Dollars

Time Difference (GMT) + 2 hour

Climate & average temperatures

Uganda
Months J F M A M J J A S O N D
Temp °C 27 27 26 26 25 25 24 25 26 26 27 27
Rain mm 66 95 130 218 198 102 69 69 69 101 132 109
Seasons Dry Green Dry Green Dry
Airlines

British Airways, Virgin Atlantic, Kenya Airways

Flight time from UK

10 hours

 
Visa requirements

Visas are required but can be obtained on arrival

Health requirements

Contact your GP for information


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Luxury Safaris Uganda

Uganda is little bigger than Great Britain yet it has a unique blend of savannah, rainforest and waterways. It joins with Rwanda across the Virunga Mountains to bring together the world's two premier primate viewing destinations. Untouched by mass tourism the countries of Uganda and Rwanda are ideal retreats for ecotourists in search of an exceptional African safari experience. On a Uganda safari there are magnificent sights to travel to, such as huge herds of elephant and buffalo at Kidepo Valley National Park, the River Nile hippo, exotic birds and flamingos, tropical rainforest and salt lakes of Queen Elizabeth National Park.

Holidays to Uganda are not complete without taking in the Virunga Mountains, the range of six extinct and three active volcanoes which straddle the border between Uganda, Rwanda and The Democratic Republic of the Congo. These are also home to another of Uganda's main attractions, approximately 300 wild mountain gorilla. Living for up to 50 years, these highly sociable animals live in troops consisting of a silverback male, his female companions and several young. Uganda is also home to over 1,000 types of bird and some of its parks contain the world’s highest density of primate species.

Although a relatively small country in African terms its camps and lodges provide a high level of luxurious accommodation. Uganda and Rwanda are excellent as part of a tailo.....

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Luxury Safaris Uganda

Uganda is little bigger than Great Britain yet it has a unique blend of savannah, rainforest and waterways. It joins with Rwanda across the Virunga Mountains to bring together the world's two premier primate viewing destinations. Untouched by mass tourism the countries of Uganda and Rwanda are ideal retreats for ecotourists in search of an exceptional African safari experience. On a Uganda safari there are magnificent sights to travel to, such as huge herds of elephant and buffalo at Kidepo Valley National Park, the River Nile hippo, exotic birds and flamingos, tropical rainforest and salt lakes of Queen Elizabeth National Park.

Holidays to Uganda are not complete without taking in the Virunga Mountains, the range of six extinct and three active volcanoes which straddle the border between Uganda, Rwanda and The Democratic Republic of the Congo. These are also home to another of Uganda's main attractions, approximately 300 wild mountain gorilla. Living for up to 50 years, these highly sociable animals live in troops consisting of a silverback male, his female companions and several young. Uganda is also home to over 1,000 types of bird and some of its parks contain the world’s highest density of primate species.

Although a relatively small country in African terms its camps and lodges provide a high level of luxurious accommodation. Uganda and Rwanda are excellent as part of a tailor-made journey.

 

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