Ugandans and Rwandans appreciate those who dress modestly. Cotton clothing is the most comfortable during the day. Uganda and Rwanda are warm in the plains but often cold in the hills and mountains; a rain jacket, heavy sweater and boots are therefore essential. It is best to have layers of clothing, as temperatures tend to change. The following is only meant as a guideline as you may have your own preferences: Volcanoes Lodges do have a laundry service, but drying times can be slow! The items below marked with * are available from the Volcanoes Safaris Store.