Best Uganda Safari Activities 2022-23 : The best Uganda Safari Activities 2022-23; As world is widely open to its economies due to the previous pandemic of Covid-19 that has affected the world at large. It has also affected people’s lives, business and the tourism inflow in Africa because travel was restricted in some parts of the world through reducing number of people would wish to visit Uganda. But of recently ,Uganda’s economy have been officially open now everything have come to normal but still following the guideline of the SOPs around the country and on the arrival at the Entebbe International Airport ,arrivals have to follow the restricted guideline lists in order to avoid .Therefore , we advise travelers to always follow the guideline and procedures for a traveler put in places by the World Health Organization, World Tourism Organization , Uganda Wildlife Authority, Uganda Tourism Board and Civil Aviation. To keep following the guideline is the most important protocol for all travelers.
Above all, Uganda has much to offer to visitors ranging from wildlife, primates and cultural experience and below are the best Uganda safari activities you will be able to explore on Uganda’s safari’s destination, Uganda is secure and hospitable;
Primates Tracking –Trekking
Primate tracking is one of the best outstanding Uganda safari activity to encounter in Uganda, there are various primate’s species including Mountain Gorillas, Chimpanzee, Golden Monkeys many more. Along primate safaris, you will be able to adventure numerous forests species in search for the famous primates through major activities includes; Gorilla trekking, Chimpanzee tracking and Golden monkey tracking. Please always be attentive to the guideline and measures given to follow in order to ensure safety and health of all tourists and our lovely creatures, Best Uganda Safari Activities 2022-23.
Best Primates Trekking Safari Tours in Uganda
Gorilla trekking in Uganda in famously done in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park both located in southwestern Uganda region and main key selling activities in this national park is Gorilla trekking ,being home of the great mountain gorillas and other primates species. In order one to be allowed to participate in Gorilla trekking will need to have a valid Gorilla permit at cost of USD 700 per person per day for foreign nonresident ,USD600 for foreign resident and USD70 For East African members .The fee allows you to spend an hour with the Mountain gorillas as you watch their amazing life styles and taking memorable photoshoot. If you want to spend more hours with gorillas ‘’said to have 98% DNA to Human genes’’, you can opt to do Gorilla habituation experience at cost USD1,500 per person per trek.
Chimpanzee tracking is the second best and popular activities done in Uganda, the best place recommended to do chimpanzee tracking in Kibale Forest National Park renown as a place with highly concentrated primate species, other places to do chimpanzee tracking are Budongo Forest in Murchison Falls national park, Kalinzu forest near Queen, Kyambura Gorge in Queen Elizabeth national park. Chimpanzee tracking is best done in the morning and afternoon but you have to be with the Chimpanzee permits. Chimpanzee permits costs USD 200 for foreign residents, USD150 for the foreign resident and USD30 for the East African citizens, the permit bought allows you one hour to watch chimpanzees. You can opt to do Chimpanzee habituation experience which is half day adventure with the chimpanzee out closest cousins ‘’99% to our genes, it is only done Kibale Forest and Budongo forest.
Golden Monkey Tracking
Golden monkeys are unique and the most active primate’s species, which requires one to follow them as eat, swing on tree branches. However, Golden monkey tracking in Uganda is only done in Mgahinga Gorilla National park and the only way to be part of Golden monkey tracking, you need to but a permits costs USD100 giving you a chance to spend one hour with them. Golden monkey habituation which is half day or full day enjoying these active species goes at USD140 thus allowing you 4 hours to adventure the golden monkey.
Uganda is a blessed nature and it boosts with range population of wildlife species which can be viewed on game drive in open savannah grassland and woodland of Murchison Falls national park, Kidepo Valley national park, Lake Mburo national park and Queen Elizabeth national park and such wildlife species to adventure include; Tree climbing lions, lions, Buffalo, Elephants, Warthogs, Giraffes, Zebras, Leopards ,black rhinos ,water bucks many more.
Uganda has diversity cultures with more than 50 ethnic tribes and languages where you will be able to many communities that live around the National Parks and you will be guided with local guides to their trail to meet up with locals as they will entertain you with their local traditional dances, and storytelling.
Mountain Hiking and Cycling
On Uganda safaris –mountain hiking and cycling is another interesting adventure experience that you can add on your tour plan package to Uganda. In Uganda mountain hiking is best done and more adventurous to Rwenzori mountains where you can be able to hike till the summit and on top it rewards with great views of green vegetable, just known that it’s worth it you getting on top. Other Mountains to experience hiking or cycling include; Mountain Elgon, Rwenzori, Sabinyo, Moroto, Muhabura and Gahinga among others, Best Uganda Safari Activities 2022-23
Bird watching safaris
Uganda is a gifted country with a recorded bird species of more than 1085 species and is one of the best birding destination in Africa and a great location to encounter the migration bird species and Albertine endemic with the Shoe bill among other species. And Uganda remains the key birding destination because of various inhabits of birds such as Savannah, waterbodies and forest. The best birding site on Uganda Birding Safaris includes; Mabamba swamps, Semuliki National park, Bwindi Impenetrable Forest national park, Queen Elizabeth national park, Botanical garden in Entebbe among others. Many beautiful bird species can be spotted during game drive in various national park. Some of the bird species to encounter include Ground feeder, Raptors, Wanders, Neckar sackers, Black jar, standard winged jar, owls, Crested cranes ,Great blue turaco ,Secret bird ,Marabou stork ,Black headed lapwing , Black bellied Bustard swampy Fly catcher ,Giant Heron ,African Jacana ,Secretary Bird , Giant King fisher ,Palm nut , Pel fishing owl , Rare swamp flycatcher ,Gray crowned crane ,Giant Heron many more. All these great adventure safaris are offered on Uganda Itinerary ,which can be arranged with a trust worth tour operator and if you don’t hesitate ,you choose to book with us Achieve Global Safaris through Email or Contacts .
Best Time to Visit Uganda for Adventurous Safaris
Uganda has warm climate suitable for everyone but with two rainy seasons and dry seasons and of the two season, people tend to visits in drier seasons meaning being the best time to visit Uganda. The reason why visitors lower during wet season it’s because roads becomes slippery to access the parks and it leads to disappointment of wildlife viewing in forest trails. The best time to visit Uganda is during the months of December to February and June to October respectively. Rain seasons happens from March to May and October to November, Best Uganda Safari Activities 2022-23.
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