An island is a relatively small area of land that is completely surrounded by water. The longest surviving islands usually last no more than 5 to 10 million years. In Uganda alone, there are over 84 Islands with Lake Victoria having about twenty islands spread all-over it. Islands are usually inhabited by different flora and fauna which are the main tourist attractions. They include, wild animals, forests, waterfalls, beaches and many others. Estimates suggest that 20 percent of all species of birds, reptiles and plants are found on islands. In addition to this, what makes islands special is that many of the animals and plants found there are endemic, meaning they are found nowhere else on Earth. Because of the cool breeze from the lake, the islands are also a good place to rejuvenate people’s spirits and here are some of the most interesting islands to visit while in Uganda;

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