Named ‘the pearl of Africa’ by Sir Winston Churchill, for a small, landlocked, country Uganda offers a great deal. The snow-capped Rwenzori Mountains, huge Lake Victoria and the source of the Nile. You may spot wildlife including gorillas, hippos and the big five on safari. Cotton, tea, tobacco and coffee are cultivated on some of the most fertile lands in the world, especially those around Lake Victoria.

  • Temperature: 17-27°C
  • Tropical climate
  • Located on the equator
  • Lake Victoria
  • Rain forests
  • Rwenzori Mountains
  • Ethnically diverse
  • Eco-tourism
  • Arts and crafts


Change lives by helping young people in Kampala. Wander through the vibrant night markets to experience local street food. Wonder at the diverse wildlife including majestic giraffes and the big five.

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The whole trip was a new experience with new people on our team, but also in the community, which is what made it so exciting. The feeling of actually having an impact was also very fulfilling

Uganda 2019 Student