Budget Safaris to Uganda are those kinds of trips that can be undertaken by different travelers at a cheap cost that can be considerable to their pockets. Uganda is known as the pearl of Africa bordered with Kenya in East, Congo, Rwanda and Tanzania and all make up the East African countries. Uganda is comprised of 10 national parks and all have various species of mammals, birds, lakes, reptiles, ferns, trees, amphibians, primates like the great apes i.e mountain gorillas.
Uganda safaris are quiet amazing with the countries various tourist attractions and thousands of travelers think that visiting Uganda’s safari destinations requires them to first save millions of money, yet even little money can can give a tourist an amazing experience when they choose to use the Budget Safaris to Uganda. To enjoy these Budget safaris to Uganda, it requires travelers to book in advance, most especially when you want to visit gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Booking for gorilla trekking safaris should be made earlier enough before the time of arrival in Uganda through the various tour operators. This activity is one of the activities that can be categorised as budget and it requires a group 8 people who are being guided by the guide/tracker to their trail heads namely Buhoma, Nkuringo, Ruhija & Rushaga. You shall meet the gorillas and will be able to experience their social life, feed them through giving them bananas which is their favorite food and you can also be face to face with them because they are trained on how to be close to the human beings (habituated), this can last from 4 to 7 hours to complete the trek through you spend only one hour with the primates once you find them. The best time to do this is in dry season from the month of June, July, August to December because the forest trails are less dump.
Other travelers prefer going on wildlife safaris which are comprised of very many activities such as game drive, birdwatching, nature walks, culture encounter, chimpanzee trekking, gorilla habituation and many other. They can also be offered Budget Safaris packages for the tours. Such travelers can book with safari company’s as early as possible so that their reservation arrangement for accommodation, food, transport and all other amenities can be done in time.
Group Budget Safaris to Uganda
For efficiency, Budget safaris to Uganda can be done in groups or as family group, this may require 6 to 17 people as a group and when it is a big group you do not spend as such. But, also it may depend on traveler’s budget or wallet. The fact that you are going to share the vehicle as a group, the cost then reduces.
To travelers who wish to travel by bus while traveling in groups the cost can be high & it can be easier if travelers communicate to the tour operators who do vehicle arrangement because it is cheaper to make vehicle arrangement with safari companies. The safari companies have their own vehicles they use to transport their clients and the cost is affordable.
Budget Safaris to Uganda can not go without accommodation of our guests and there are various categories of accommodation. There are luxury, midrange and budget hotels with different prices. Uganda has got its capital city as Kampala and if tourists visit Kampala or Entebbe which is the location to Uganda’s international airport, they have got nice lodges and hotels at affordable price.
Different National Parks have got different accommodation facilities and for the budget accommodations in Uganda we have Apoka Rest Camp in Kidepo National Park, Red Chili Rest Camp in Murchison Falls National Park, Buhoma Community Rest Camp in Bwindi National Park, Mburo Eagles Nest in Lake Mburo National Park and many others.
Transportation in Uganda
Uganda’s transport is quiet cheap compared to other countries and it depends on the where the traveler chooses to visit while in Uganda. It might be a city tour or any national park. Transport costs differ on vehicle fee, entrance fee, and drive fee.
The best thing travelers can do before visiting or booking Budget safaris to Uganda is do research on Uganda’s safari destinations before your decision. This can help you to select the best activity that you will engage in. Enjoy your budget safaris to Uganda with the trusted tour operators.