Safaris in Uganda: Uganda is just the best safari destination each and every sightseer needs to go to and have a great safari exploration, as the country is called the “Pearl of Africa” and this is because of the beautiful sceneries that are all over the country.

Safaris in Uganda

Uganda is just a great destination for sightseers to go and sightsee unique wildlife species that are located different areas. The country has a good warm climate compared to all other countries, surrounded by freshwater bodies such as; Lake Victoria which is known to be the largest lake in Uganda and Lake Albert, Lake Gorge, and Lake Katwe which is famously known as a Salt Lake and the river Nile which is ranked as the largest lake in the country.

surrounded by tropical rainforests and dense forests, mountainous areas, cool vegetation, swamps, wetlands, and savannah grasslands among others. so, exploring and touring around all different parts of this country gives you great opportunities to engage in several interesting activities like; gorilla trekking which is best done in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park and Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, chimpanzee trekking, bird watching, Rhino tracking, Lion tracking, canoeing that is best conducted in Lake Bunyonyi, boat cruises that are best done on River Nile, cultural encounters, game drives, hot air ballooning and many others.

Safari activities carried out in Uganda

Here is a list of things you can add to your to-do list while on your Uganda safari to make it worthwhile.

Kampala city walks

Sightseers can get to carry out a Kampala city walk as they get to view different parts of the country that make it a metropolitan starting from culture, there is a cultural trail mainly for the Baganda where you can visit Kasubi Tombs, Lubiri ceremonial palace, Mengo which is the Parliament of the Buganda Kingdom and Nagalabi which is the coronation ground for the Buganda Kingdom as well.

Safaris in Uganda
Kampala city

Gorilla trekking

Uganda’s gorilla trekking experience is about and way more than any kind of safari activity carried out in Uganda, the safari activity is carried out in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park or Mgahinga Gorilla National Park.

Uganda Bird watching

over 1050 bird species are recorded in Uganda, a safari in Uganda would be incomplete without engaging in birding as you trail into the tropical rain forests, the savanna, the swamps and lakesides which are home to many birds.

Chimpanzee trekking

Uganda is a primate home with over 13 different primates and chimpanzees being among them, chimpanzee trekking can be carried out in numerous destinations such as Kibale Forest National Park, Queen Elizabeth National Park in the Kyambura Gorge, Kalinzu Forest, Tooro-Semliki Wildlife Reserve and Budongo forest are among others making the destination a great safari destination.

Boat safaris

boat safari along the Kazinga Channel one of the top sites for a boat safari in Uganda ranks Uganda as one of the best safari experiences in the pearl of Africa as you get to view different wildlife species such as; Water birds, hippos dunking themselves in the fresh water.


Uganda is a land of hills, valleys, picturesque planes and volcanic mountains, hence while in the country there are hiking chances for all sightseers who love carrying out hiking can get to thrill along the beautiful mountains in the country.

In conclusion, A Uganda safari can be an adventure-packed, soul-soothing, or memory worth keeping for life

Contact our trusted tour operators in case of any more inquiries and information about what wildlife species to see while in Uganda and Book with our tours and travel companies such as; Achieve Global Safaris which offers the best tour packages while on your wildlife safaris in Uganda.

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