Uganda is one of the best safari destinations in Africa and the best safari destination for mountain gorilla safaris in Africa. Striding across the equator, Uganda has an extra ordinary variety of landscapes, sought after unique fauna and flora that make Uganda Safaris the best safari holidays to take in Africa. Dubbed “the pearl of Africa”, Uganda is located on the northern shores of Lake Victoria. It is bordered by Sudan to the north, Democratic republic of Congo to the west, Kenya in the east, Tanzania and Rwanda to the south. It should be noted however that Uganda is a land a locked country and lies in the East African region. With its beautiful National parks and wildlife reserves, Uganda has got an attractive country side with tremendous mountain ranges -Rwenzori mountains in this case, lakes-Lake Victoria as the largest, rivers-River Nile, waterfalls-Murchison falls, and rich cultures among the people of Uganda that have made it a home away from home.