Mountains in Uganda

Mountains in Uganda


Uganda is well endowed with several mountains, which are regarded as huge extinct volcanoes straddling in different parts of the country.

Some of the different mountains in Uganda include

  • Mt.Elgon in Eastern Uganda
  • Rwenzori Mountains, also known as the “Mountains of the Moon” is located in western Uganda
  • Virunga Mountains are located south western parts of the country
  • Tororo rock found in the Eastern district of Tororo

They are major tourist attractions, most of them are mainly for hiking activities.