Uganda Information – Visit and Stay Guide to Uganda

Welcome to, a Uganda’s premier information portal with everything about Uganda. Find out the best things to see, things to do, where to stay, events, guides and more! This is one of the most comprehensive resource for Uganda packed with information and advice on where to go, what to do, accommodation, travel advice and other useful information. This guide is useful to both locals and visitors looking to exploring Uganda in depth! Find listings of tourist attractions, holiday activities, informative tips, advice and much more!

About Uganda

Welcome to Uganda, the “Pearl of Africa”! If ever there was a country with a story to tell, it’s Uganda. Located astride the Equator,  Uganda has its own unmistakable identity, hospitable and passionate locals who are welcoming to all visitors.

Things to See


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Things to See in Uganda

Those that have visited will testify. Truly gifted by nature, the country boasts of distinctive attractive destinations that stem from the bio diversity of its flora and fauna. It is home to the rare and endangered mountain gorillas that live in the now gazetted Bwindi impenetrable forest in the south west.

This country also plays host to 3 UNESCO world heritage sites; Bwindi Impenetrable National Park– for the gorillas, Rwenzori Mountains National Park and the Tombs of Buganda Kings at Kasubi.

Come with a mind open to pleasant surprises, historic wonders, delightful people, the cuisine and a life time Ugandan vacation experience.

Kampala, the Capital is a vibrant blossoming metropolis that spreads over 7 hills. It’s an astonishing city that has maintained its organic feel to those who knew it in its early days but also transformed into a modern city. Its ever changing skyline of new and old architecture gives it an organic feel.

All over the country, the Pearl of Africa is alive – The restaurants across the country will offer you the variety and the finest of the local cuisine. Don’t forget to try ‘matooke’ (kind of plantain) with ground nut sauce the next time you visit … and the grasshoppers (ensenene. Life is simple out there and worth living!

You could be one of the lucky ones who already live here, you’ll still find more than a few facts about this country that you didn’t know before.

So where exactly is this country? Often referred to as the ‘Pearl of Africa’ for its beauty; the magnificent biodiversity – the fauna and flora, the wonderful weather, amazing tourist attractions and more.

Learn About Uganda

Ugandan Politics

Ugandan Politics is so much engrained in almost all aspects of life and also very much part of the history and how this country is divided and governed. [more …]

Ugandan Business

Thinking of investing in the country? Starting your own business is simple. The real estate industry is thriving. Find out about buying property, the Uganda Shilling. and [more … ]

Study in Uganda

Why study in Uganda? Read more about why more international students choose to study in Uganda … and all other related issues; Student Accommodation, student services and advice [more …]

About Kampala

Considering living in Kampala? Or are you resident already? Got questions about the cost of living, Kampala’s nightlife or wondering where to stay; see my top 8 Hotels in Kampala and [more … ]

Info, Facts & Figures

Whether it’s about Ugandan Visa, finding a cheap flight to Entebbe or you just want to know about facts and figures, see the current time here or know about Ugandan Public holidays – it’s all here… [more … ]

Ugandan Vacation

You will be pleased with your stay here; the beautiful scenery; the flora and fauna, with the second to none sunshine at the equator – from the thrill of water rafting, bungee jumping, camping adventure to experiencing the finest hotel resorts and backpackers’ hostels – enjoy! [more … ]

Ugandan Culture

The culture is rich; still fairly indigenous and illustrious, greatly influenced by the traditional kingdoms – the artistic expressions, the performing art, the knowledge and cultural beliefs define it. You will also enjoy the lovely organic food with amazing home recipes. [more … ]

About this Portal

I-Uganda is the most complete guide to visiting and staying in Uganda. Our aim is to make trip planning easy and smooth free! We help you find popular tourist attractions and places of interest throughout Uganda including many museums, art galleries, cultural sites,  zoos, botanical gardens and theme parks in Uganda.

We provide lots of useful information about Uganda including location maps and contact information, to help you find things to see and do on your visit.

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