Uganda is regarded as an excellent safari destination largely due to its Beautiful landscape, culture, primates, wildlife, birds, and the excellent weather. The country has various national parks and some of the most varied unique animal species that you have always thought of seeing in life. No safari can be completed without a glimpse of a few habituated Mountain gorillas or a chance of seeing the rare tree climbing lions as they rest a fascinating experience that doesn’t disappoint.
Home to the highest population of mountain gorillas that live in Mgahinga National Park and Bwindi Impenetrable forest .Each year Uganda offers the finest gorilla trekking safari experience to those seeking to explore the wild jungle forests in south western Uganda. But gorilla trekking isn’t the only aspect of Uganda that’s worth seeing. Variety of wildlife, chimpanzees, birds, hills, mountains, lakes, rivers, scenic islands won’t be far away on your safari in Uganda. If you’re curious about what beautiful countries have to offer, here is what makes Uganda excellent.
Best National Parks & Game Reserves
Uganda boasts some of the best national parks in the world. Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is one of the most famous and best loved. A known home for half of remaining mountain gorillas that also live in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park. Bwindi forest is a perfect gorilla trekking safari point where gorillas are habituated, conserved and trekked daily in the natural world after a morning search for their ways about in the thick forested environment.
Uganda also features a large population of wildlife which can be found in Kidepo National Park, Murchison falls National Park, Queen Elizabeth National Park, Lake Mburo National Park etc. Another famous national Park is Rwenzori National Park known for rewarding mountaineering safari tours. The Most trending Uganda safari Itinerary to the best National Parks can take 5- 10 days which is a ultimate experience.
The Beauty of Mount Rwenzori
If you like hiking, then the (5,119 m) high, snow Mountain also known as mountain of the moon protects a wonderful natural beauty of flora and fauna. This mountain is a true symbol of the Pearl of Africa offering a unique rewarding experience you have always looked for in the highest mountain range in Africa. Find this place along the border of Uganda and Congo and feel experience that unusual beauty that take your breath away. While this dominant mountain provides a breathtaking hike for those who are interested, you’re more than welcome to admire this natural wonder.
Uganda is responsible for most of the world’s remaining mountain gorillas that it shares with Rwanda and Congo (DRC).The country boasts almost 80% of the population and is a top gorilla trekking safari destination in the world. Today gorilla safari tours to Uganda make sense not only in the amazing aspect but also in terms of safety and affordability. If you like primates make your way to Uganda and experience what many call a trip for life.
Best Lake Travel Destination
Another must see attraction in Uganda is the lakes and rivers that occupy most of the parts of the country. Lakes make Uganda a wonderful place for any type of vacation –family, honeymoon, friendly having something for everyone all year. There are many water adventures to tryout on a trip to Uganda including Boat rides, white water rafting, fishing, bird watching, water fall hikes and many can be done in any corner of the country.
Experienced Safari field Guides
All field trip guides are good but Uganda has the most excellent well trained guides that don’t just take care of you throughout your stay but also give complete detail of every tour attraction and habitat of the places of your interest. Make sure you carry a notebook that will keep your detailed information of the trip.