Uganda is arguably one of the top safari destinations in Africa famous for its diverse wildlife, spectacular landscapes, enormous water bodies as well a rich culture of up to 30 ethnic tribes. A guided safari around Uganda’s top attractions always leaves visitors yearning for more, whether it’s a primate tracking adventure, game drive, bird watching, adventure sports, cultural safari, family holiday, nature walk or city tour. There are lots of tourist destinations to visit and activities to do and so deciding what to do on a Uganda safari holiday is no easy task. Thankfully we at Car Rental Services have been organizing safaris in Uganda for a long time and know some of the most requested safari packages.
1 – 3 Days Bwindi Gorilla Safari – The mountain gorillas are arguably the most popular wildlife attractions in Uganda and has been dubbed the most exciting wildlife encounter in Africa by a majority of tourists. Bwindi national park is home to over half the population of gorillas and is the most visited park among the three (one in Rwanda & Congo). You can decide to transfer to the park by road which takes longer hours or book a charter flight which only takes one hour. Enjoy an hour in the midst of the gorillas , watching as they feed, interact and play. Gorilla trekking in Uganda is subject to a gorilla permit which costs US$ 700 per person.
2- 2 Days Jinja Tour – Jinja city is regarded as the adventure capital of East Africa and rightly so given it’s wealth of exciting adventure sports activities offered.The River nile offers opportunity for some of the most thrilling tourist activities in Uganda including white water rafting, bungee jumping, river surfing, canoening, kayaking, jet boat tours, sport fishing to mention but a few and when it comes to the land , you will also be blown away by how much fun you will have in Jinja starting from the unique horseback riding tours, quad biking, bicycle trips, among others. You can chose what you what to do when on tour in Jinja and our team will create an itinerary basing on that and your travel budget.
3 – 3 days Murchison falls safari – Murchison falls park is not only Uganda’s largest and oldest park , it’s also the most popular and visited park in Uganda well known for it’s star attraction, the Murchison falls which are the most beautiful and strongest falls on the Nile. A trip to Murchison falls offers you chance to sample some of the most inconiec wildlife species in Uganda including lions, leopards, elephants, giraffes, cape buffaloes, antelope species, wart hogs and nuemrous birds as well. A tour to Murchison falls can be adjusted to fit in an enroute visit to the Zziwa Rhino sancutary, the only place you san see Rhinos in Uganda. Enjoy early morning game drives, a boat cruise to the bottom of the falls , hike to falls top, nature walks ,birding on one of Uganda’s most booked tour.
4 – 5 Days Uganda Safari – The 5 days safari package combines the best of game viewing and gorilla tracking taking you to Queen Elizabeth national park and Bwindi forest; two of the most popular national parks in Uganda. The trip starts with a visit to Queen Elizabeth where you will embark on morning game drives through the Kasenyi plajns and then later in the afternoon, head out for a boat cruise on Kazinga channel where you will get chance to see water animals like the crocodiles & hippos. Continue your safari crossing to Bwindi forest passing through Ishasha sector where you will get chance to see the infamous tree climbing lions. Enjoy a guided gorilla trekking expedition on the 4th day beofer heading bnack to Kampala on the fifth.
5 – Kibale forest safari – For travelers interested in primate tracking but cant handle the heavy expense of gorilla tracking permit or long distance for that matter can always book a safari to Kibale forest, home to the hugest density of chimpanzees in Uganda dubbed the “Primate capital of the world“. A primate walk through Kibale foreest offers tourists chance to get up-close with the chimpanzees and also encounter other primate species like the vervet monkeys, baboons, black & white colobus monkey, Ugandan mangabey, red tailed monkey , blue monkey not to mention the numerous beautiful bird species, plant & tree species as well.
Planning to visit Uganda for a safari and still haven’t decided what places to visit, the above 5 Uganda safaris are guaranteed to give the full feel of a true African safari experience. You can book a safari in Uganda online by sending us an email to email@example.com or call us on +256-774635389