Nestled between the Congo Rainforest and the Kenyan plains, Uganda offers a hilly lush and fertile land. For it’s relatively small size it’s incredibly varied, ranging from snow-capped mountains to savannah plains and the mighty Nile river. The most famous residents of the “pearl of Africa'' are the elusive Mountain Gorillas. Just over a 1000 combined individuals inhabit the mountains of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and the Virunga range. Besides the Mountain Gorillas, in Uganda you can encounter Chimpanzees, Elephants, Lions, Leopards and so much more.