Located in the Africa Great Lakes Region, Uganda is home to a diversity of flora and fauna. With over 1000 bird species, Uganda is a top bird watching destination. The country has 10 national parks and is a renowned Mt. Gorilla sanctuary. Uganda is also home to Lake Victoria, the source of the world’s longest river (River Nile). It is endowed with rivers, fresh water lakes, snow-capped Rwenzori Mountains, tropical forests and has rift valley landscapes. Uganda is your ideal destination for discovering and experiencing the allure of nature.
Uganda experiences a temperate climate with plentiful rainfall and fertile land. Temperatures average between 16 to 30 C.
Kenya, South Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda belong to the East Africa Time zone, which is three hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT+3).
Rwanda and Burundi belong to the Central Africa Time zone. CAT is two hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT+2).