Uganda: Home to the highest and snow caped mountain in Africa

Uganda is Africa condensed with everything the continent has to offer packed into a small but stunning destination. In 1907 Pioneering tourist Winston Churchill branded it the Pearl of Africa. Home to the highest mountain range in Africa. Mountains of the moon – Rwenzori Mountains a few metres from the equator but has snow at its peak. With the largest volcanic mountain in the world and oldest in East Africa, Mountain Elgon.

Before you go, watch this stunning video: Touched by a Mountain Gorila...Only in Uganda!!

More information from Uganda Tourist Board.

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