Welcome to I-Uganda.com, 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!
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.
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.
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.
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 … ]
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.
Things to Do
Lots of adventure activities can be done in uganda. From popular gorilla treks in Bwindi and Mgahinga National Park to adrenaline filled white water rafts along the strong waves of the Nile River.