Uganda is is located 1 00 N, 32 00 E, with a total of 241,038 sq km, land: 197,100 sq km water: Insight Safari Holidays takes you to Uganda to visit the mountain gorillas and lots of wildlife in 10 National Parks. Gorilla trekking of 400 mountain gorillas, game viewing of wild animals like elephants, antelopes, tree climbing lions, buffaloes and more in 10 national parks. Boating safari and water sports on Lake Victoria, Kazinga Channel, River Nile and Lake Bunyonyi. Hiking and climbing is done in Rwenzori mountains Margherita peak (5109m), Mount Elgon and Gorilla National Park of Mt.Gahinga, Sabinyo and Muhavura. 1061 species of birds found in Uganda, 330 mammals and more.Below are some of our Uganda safari packages. We tailor every itinerary to suit your time, budget and preference.. Uganda the pearl of Africa is emerging as one of the top safari destinations to visit in Africa, Lonely Planet named in among the top 10 in 2012. Its fame in having the mountain gorillas together with other 10 parks and reserves providing wildlife experience makes it a competitive holiday destination in Africa. 43,938 sq km with 26.4% protected areas for National parks, game reserves and specie management. Uganda is known as the pearl of Africa and it’s filled with rich bio diversity added to its friendly people which makes it to be â€œGifted by Natureâ€. The country offers variety of wildlife species within its many fantastic national parks, some of these protected reserves include; Murchison falls National Park famous for its beautiful scenic water falls and boat cruises on Nile, 76 species of mammals and 451 birds, Bwindi impenetrable National Park , common for the mighty mountain gorillas, Queen Elizabeth National Park, the largest national park famous for variety of wildlife species and the fantastic Kazinga channel, Kibale National Park , home to over 13 primate species including the chimpanzees, Rwenzori national park famous for mountain climbing and wildlife species, Ssemliki National Park known mainly for birding, Mt Elgon National Park famous for mountain climbing and nature walks, Lake Mburo National park also famous for harboring Zebras and Impalas not common in other national parks in Uganda. Overall, the 10 National parks make your Uganda tour worthwhile.
Safari experiences feature water rafting on the world’s longest river 6,853 km. adventures which can be carried out on the source of the Nile, found in the Eastern Uganda, get chance to interact with the local people in order to explore the real culture of Ugandan people. Batwa community visit is the main cultural interactions carried out in Uganda.
On your safari to Uganda, you will get chance to meet friendly people with different cultures. The pearl of Africa has variety of cultures with each having different and unique language, dress codes, traditional practices, songs as well as cultural dances. There are 17 tribes composed of Bantu and Nilotics. A cultural Uganda trip will give you chance to explore and experience the diversity of Uganda’s culture at large. Get a chance to taste to fresh vegetables as well as fruits including oranges, mangoes, guavas, jack fruits, lettuce, cabbages, water melons, and spinach. With adventure, Uganda’s industry is growing day by day, this includes; white water rafting done on source of Nile’s high rapids, bungee jumping, wildlife viewing on several game drives, visits to water falls, cultural visits, mountain climbing, boat cruises, guided nature walks, forest walks and bird watching carried out in all the national parks. Exploring the source of Nile is another reason for you to visit Uganda, Uganda is home to true source of Nile the longest river with in Africa. Visitors can spend the entire day enjoying different water activities on Nile, some of these activities include; swimming, boat cruises, bungee jumping and canoeing. While on safari, you can also explore Lake Victoria , the second largest water lake in the world.
Chimpanzee Golden Monkey tracking
Chimpanzee Tracking Tours
Mountain Hiking Safaris