Uganda is the known as the Pearl of Africa. Let us take you through this great adventure of country of right away from Entebbe Airport to where you experience will the best during your safari.
Top Things to Do
Cruises – Enjoy cruises and boat rides along the Lake Victoria , which is shared by three East African Countries; Uganda, Tanzania & Kenya
Enjoy a Kampala City Tour – Travel through Kampala exploring the cultural, historical and heritage sites
Visit & Tour Jinja Town – Enjoy a boat ride to the source of the river Nile in Jinja. Enjoy white water rafting, bungee jumping, horse riding, quad biking and more.
Top Adventure Activities in Uganda
Most tour adventures in Uganda are like morning sunshine that make the day brighter and warm. On every Africa safari tour, sunshine puts a smile on every ones face the same way most tour activities do in Uganda. They are very important that every safari in Uganda is characterized by only favorite tour activities that match the interest of a traveler. Uganda tour activities give meaning to holidays and offer details of many different beautiful places and conservation areas in the country.
Gorilla Trekking is one of them and it’s not only beautiful but it’s also a natural heritage adventure that changes lives and to Uganda it’s the top tourist activity that attract thousands to the country every year. With the large number of mountain gorillas, Batwa culture and birds all in both gorilla trekking parks make gorilla trekking the most loved tour adventure to all visitors to the country. Gorilla trekking is the highlight of Uganda tourism and a great example of wildlife conservation worldwide. Recent reports confirm that the increase of mountain gorillas’ families in the park is a result of conservation .Remember the people of the forest, those who visit the park are advised to respect the gorilla park rules and regulations.
- Gorilla Watching Trips – Enjoy gorilla trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable forest and Mgahinga National Park. From Kisoro you can easily visit the mountain gorillas in Rwanda & Congo as well as the low land gorillas in eastern DRC)
Wildlife Viewing, also known as the most loved tour adventure in Uganda can be best experienced in Kidepo Valley National Park, Queen Elizabeth National Park, Murchison falls National Park, Lake Mburo National Park and many different forest reserves where wildlife lives. This tour adventure is best done in mornings and evening hours in all game viewing areas a right time to spot the top wildlife roaming around the park especially the big five. Wildlife viewing amuses any one including children and adults and it’s something tourists like on different vacations be it family, private or sole vacations.
- Wildlife Safaris in savanna National parks (Enjoy game Viewing and boat cruises). Animals can you expect to find in Uganda’s parks including the tree climbing lions of Ishasha Sector, elephants, buffaloes, leopards etc.
Chimpanzee Trekking is one of the most done in the country by primate lovers and those on gorilla trekking tours make it appoint to experience it.Chimpanzee trekking is done in various forests including Kibale forest,Budongo forest reserve in Murchison falls national park, Kyambura gorge and Kalinzu forest reserve in Queen Elizabeth national Park, Semulik forest reserve etc. Chimpanzees from the forests are monitored, habituated and conserved by different government bodies responsible for protecting the different primate species in the forest.
Quick Tip: Chimpanzee Trekking – There are several prime destinations where one can see chimpanzees in their natural homes including Kibale Forest National Park, Budongo Forest, Kalinzu Forest, Kyambura Gorge, Ngamba Islands etc.
Bird Watching – The country has over 1065 bird species that can be seen in various places including forests, wetlands, grasslands etc. Bird watching is one of the conveniently located tour activity in Uganda enjoyed in famous conservation areas for wildlife, chimpanzees and gorillas. These places include Murchison falls National Park, Queen Elizabeth National Park, Bwindi Forest National Park, Lake Mburo National Park and many other beautiful islands and lake areas on the Nile and Lake Victoria. Bunyonyi is one of the favorite islands for bird watching that open doors to all the best species you ever searched for.
There are lots of predefined itineraries that you can follow to explore Uganda, the Pearl of Africa. Most popular safaris include;
- Gorilla Trekking Safaris
- Wildlife Safaris
- Mountain Hiking Tours
- Chimpanzee Watching Safaris
- White Water Rafting Adventures