Mountain gorillas

Uganda among top destinations 2017 according to Rough guides. Rough guide, a reputable World travel guide based in United Kingdom distributed worldwide by penguin group. Uganda ranked 4th among the top 10 behind India, Scotland and Canada.

Uganda “pearl of Africa”by Winston Churchill in 1908, a small landlocked incredibly diverse nation yet vastly under-explored destination.  Endowed with beautiful national parks visitors enjoy on a trip to Uganda. Among some of the attractions that Uganda offers are; Half of the world’s mountain gorillas found in Bwindi Impenetrable forest and Mgahinga gorilla national park. Primates like chimpanzees, baboons, a variety of monkey species in Kibale national park, Queen Elizabeth and Murchison falls national park.

The country is home to the source of the River Nile which is the longest river in the world. River Nile has number of water sports like white water rafting on some rapids and boat cruises. Lake Victoria the second largest fresh water lake in the world and Lake Bunyonyi- second deepest lake in Africa. The snow capped mount Rwenzori yet lying across the equator. Mt Elgon with its largest mountain caldera in the world. Visit the hot springs and the Indigenous forest people (Batwa pygmies). Visit the  traditional cattle raiders and hunters Karamajong in Kidepo valley national park. Ugandan people are the most hospitable in the world.

Take a safari with Twende Expeditions Ltd to experience the most amazing attractions in Uganda.

Uganda among top destinations 2017