The pride of Uganda lies on the rare experience it delivers when it comes to close encounters with different primates. It offers both wildlife viewing in forests and savannah plains, but the country's prime tourist attraction are mountain gorillas. Gorilla tracking is a favorite activity in Uganda which takes places in Bwindi. The abundance of chimps in Kibale National Park entices thousands of visitors yearly. Elephants and buffalos can be seen in the park, as well as a wealth of bird species and butterflies. One of the most popular safaris in the country is the Queen Elizabeth National Park where you can easily spot all the members of the Big Five. The Murchison Falls Conservation Area is another favorite attraction where you will not only get remarkable wildlife viewing, but you can also get an up-close sight of the Murchison Falls.
When To Go
GORILLA TRACKING : June - August / December - February
CHIMPS TRACKING : December - February
PEAK SEASON : June - September
LOW SEASON : March - May / September - November
MURCHISON FALLS: All year round
QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK: January - February / June - August
Uganda TOURS & SAFARIS
This takes you to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park for mountain gorilla tracking. Bwindi National Park is located in the South Western Uganda on the edge of the western rift valley. The park is home to over 350 endangered Mountain Gorillas, which are quite possibly the most awe-inspiring animals to be found in Africa. There are also 346 species of birds and over 200 species of butterflies. Gorilla trekking is the major tourist activity in Bwindi with four groups currently available daily to tourists interested in mountain gorilla tracking. The tour groups include Mubare gorilla group (10 gorillas; 1 silverback gorilla) which was opened for tourism in 1993, Habinyanja gorilla group (18 gorillas, 2 silver back gorillas) was ready in July 1998. Rusheguru group (10 members, 1silver back gorilla) was opened in July 2002 while Nkuringo gorilla group (19 gorillas, 2 silver back gorillas) was opened for tourism in April 2004. Gorilla racking in Bwindi can be challenging so it's best to have an average level of fitness. It starts at 8:30a.m. local time and can last from a few hours to a day depending on the movement of these giant apes.
Explore Uganda's finest attractions and visit Kibale Forest, Queen Elizabeth National Park and Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. The most unforgettable and unique experience you will have during this tour is the extraordinary and exhilarating trek to see the globally endangered mountain gorillas, some of the only population of their kind that are left in the world.
Visit Lake Mburo, Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and Queen Elizabeth National Park -- some of Uganda's finest. In this 7 days safari, you will be able to enjoy a unique safari experience: gorilla trekking in the lush jungle of Bwindi, wildlife viewing, evening game drives, boat rides and many other exciting activities! And did you know that Uganda hosts about half of the only remaining mountain gorillas in the world? So where else should you experience this once-in-a-lifetime adventure?
A classic Ugandan safari adventure that highlights the prime attractions of the country. Lake Mburo National Park, Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, and Queen Elizabeth National Park are part of this tour. The adventure involves exciting gorilla and chimpanzee trek, that allows you to have close encounters with endangered primates. Explore Uganda's natural treasures as well as experience exhilarating prime safaris that would deliver you remarkable memories lasting a lifetime.
Experience the best Uganda can offer by exploring its prime parks and natural landscapes under this tour. You will have close encounters with large and endangered primates in the wild. This tour also brings you to scenic natural landscapes in Uganda from forests, parks, falls, to concrete jungles.
Some of the astonishing destinations included in this adventure are Murchison Falls, Kibale Forest, Queen Elizabeth National Park, and Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.
See the real beauty of Uganda by choosing this adventure. This tour offers must-experience destinations in the country laid in a classic Ugandan itinerary. Chimp and gorilla trek is one of the highlights of the trip, but you will also love seeing astonishing natural landscapes in the country. Visit prime attractions in Uganda such as Murchison Falls, Kibale Forest, Queen Elizabeth National Park, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Lake Bunyonyi, Kampala, and more! Make the most remarkable days of your life with this itinerary that offers the best of Uganda.
Uganda’s largest and oldest of all National Parks, with a chance of spotting the big five and its renowned by the famous Murchison falls, where the rushing waters of the Nile are forced through a narrow gorge of 7-8 meters producing a sound that you never forget. This park has the highest number of animals that provide the very best of the experience in Africa.
This tour exposes you to a unique Gorilla Tracking experience in the famous Bwindi Impenetrable National park. Talk about Uganda, and there you are with Gorilla Tracking. Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is best known for its superb gorilla tracking, but it also home to elephants, chimpanzees, monkeys, and various small antelope, as well as 23 bird species restricted to the Albertine Rift.
The 5 days’ highlight Safari includes the source of the world’s longest river, Source of the Nile, the beautiful Sipi Falls, the ancient Batwa writings, artistic Paintings at Nyero, the Arial views of Soroti Town, the unmatched Kidepo National Park and the top list of Uganda’s cultural experience with the Karamojong’s.
This is a safari like no other highlighting the top destination in the eastern and northern Uganda tailored to suit your personal interest.
Kidepo Valley National Park lies in the rugged, semi-arid valleys between Uganda’s borders with Sudan and Kenya, some 700km from Kampala. Gazetted as a national park in 1962, it has a profusion of big game and hosts over 77 mammal species as well as around species. It's one of Africa’s most magnificent wildernesses, with big game favorites Elephants, Giraffes, Elands, Hyenas, Cheetah, buffaloes, Ostriches and a variety of bird species.
Have the most thrilling adventure in Uganda by exploring its raging waters. Under this tour, you will experience the beauty of the wilderness and the Nile. A nerve-racking trip awaits you as you fight the violent watercourse once you join the rafting activity with experts, tourists, and adventure-seekers. After an exciting whitewater rafting in the Nile river, you will explore the magical safaris in the country like the Murchison, Queen Elizabeth, Ishasha and Bwindi.
This itinerary is your ultimate dynamic Ugandan tour. Your remarkable memories are just a step away to coming into life.
Nature walks, cultural dances & songs, and gorilla encounters are some of the highlights of this trip. You will fly from Entebbe to Kisoro and explore the habitats of primates for an educational and thrilling adventure. Stay at comfortable accommodations while you become one with nature. This Gorilla Habituation and Culture Safari is your ultimate Ugandan getaway.
9 Days Ultimate Gorilla and Primate Safari is a tour for exploration of the prime attractions in Uganda. You will get to witness wildlife up-close. Learn about these animals, as well as the culture and the real Uganda in this trip where you will also get to visit communities.
Short but sweet escape; this tour lets you fly the Ugandan skies and meet the majestic primates in the mountains. In three days, you will from Entebbe to Kahihi, and experience cultural trips and nature walks. 3 Days Gorilla Fly-In Express is the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle to recharge and gain exciting memories in Uganda.
Experience close encounters with primates in the mountains of Uganda on this trip. 3 Days Gorilla Kampala Express is a quick adventure that lets you track and spot gorillas in the wild.
Quick gorilla adventure through Kigali, 3 Days Gorilla Kigali Express is a tour for adventure-seekers, who dreams to have close encounters with primates. Experience a sweet escape from the hustle and bustle with this tour.