Escape Tours and Safaris In Uganda

Escape Tours and Safaris In Uganda : A tour paradise for adventure lovers, Uganda, tucked in the bosom of Africa, offers something worthwhile at all times. The captivating landscapes, various forms of wildlife and exquisite cultures are among the things that make Kenya an East African gem. Uganda offers a different kind of safari experience ranging from tracking mountain gorillas in the thick jungles of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park to running into the Big Five on the vast savannahs of Queen Elizabeth National Park and delving deeper into the way of Let’s adventure our way through Uganda and discover its magical landscapes and animal mysteries.

A traveler exploring in Uganda on their safari would get opportunities to marvel through enormous natural gifts and this country is famously known for its beautiful landscapes, which makes it a perfect destination for nature enthusiasts.  In addition, there many tourist destinations in the country that tourists should never miss out to check out while on their safari and some of these include;

Bwindi Impenetrable National Park: Gorilla Trekking

The Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is one of the best and the prime place on earth whereby it is possible to track and watch the endangered mountain gorillas in their natural habitat. This is a once in a lifetime chance that takes place amidst the park’s densely populated rain forests. Skilled guides will take you into the thick undergrowth to see these gentle giants with their own eyes. There is no words to describe the excitement when watching them into the wild.

Queen Elizabeth National Park:

Queen Elizabeth national park is famously known as the second largest national park, most visited Game Park in the country because of its tree-climbing lions, and it is considered as the paradise for people who like traditional African safaris. The park has a variety of wildlife species that include big five animals such as lions, elephant, buffalo, leopard, and rhinos. One drives over to the savannas and they are able to watch such animals in their natural environment with the background of the Rwenzori mountains showing a picture worth gazing at.

Murchison Falls National Park:

The impressive Murchison falls, where the Nile River forces itself through a narrow gorge and drops 43m to a deafening waterfall, are located within Murchison Falls national park.  more so, Murchison falls national park is the largest national park in the country and it seen as a best spot for adventurous activities such as;  boat trips to the base of the falls is a must where tourists get chances to see animals like;   hippo, crocodiles and  numerous birds in this area. More so, it is a home to high population of wildlife species such as; giraffes, elephants, and buffalos.

Rwenzori Mountains: The Mountains of the Moon

Rwenzori is a UN World heritage site that also offers an ideal trekking scene. The tall rugged peaks snow-capped that rise suddenly above the Equatorial plains offer a weird walk. Trek through dense forests, snow-covered valleys and streams of glaciers until you get to Margherita Peak, the highest point in the range.

The landscapes of Uganda are as diverse as the wildlife, thus attracting all the lovers of safaris. With many big and small animals living in national parks and protected areas of Uganda, one can explore an exciting wildlife encounter.

 Kibale Forest National Park.

The famous chimpanzee population in Kibale Forest National Park attracts many tourists who have their best interest into chimpanzee trekking where trained experts always guide them and one will get chances to interact closely with some of the most intelligent primates. Notably, you will be able to see other primates like red-tailed monkeys and colobus monkeys.

Tree Climbing Lions of Ishasha

Escape Tours and Safaris In Uganda
Tree climbing lions in Ishasha

The most notable region in Queen Elizabeth national park is the southern side popularly referred to as Ishasha sector with tree clinging lions within it. View these beautiful cats relaxing up top within fig tree branches, something that is not as common across Africa. A photographer’s paradise.

 Lake Mburo National Park.

Lake Mburo National park is a quiet sanctuary that entails lakes, swamps and rolling hills hence ranking it a perfect destination for boat cruise safaris.  Also, visit Lake Mburo and have a boat safari to enjoy a sight of hippos, crocodiles, and various birds. Zebras, impalas, and Eland antelopes are among the animals inhabiting the park as well.

Visiting the Batwa Pygmies.

Ugandan traditional culture can be found in the Batwa Pygmies, who were the original inhabitants of the forest. Tell stories with them, join them in dancing the traditional dances and go for a stroll in the woods to understand the traditional manner they live.

The Vibrant Markets of Kampala.

The capital of Uganda, Kampala is a busy hub of vibrant markets full of life. Take a walk to places like Owino Market and Nakasero Market and buy yourself beautiful materials, handcrafted items, spices, and other fresh foods. That is a good chance for you to meet up with native people and have the best street tastes as well.

Traditional Cultural Performances

Several hotels and cultural establishments present traditional dances and songs, which shed light on the culture of various tribes from Uganda. It is a rewarding experience engaging with the performances and interacting with the artists.

In order to maintain the natural aspects of Uganda’s, sustainable tourism is important for safeguarding the country’s beauty and wildlife for future generations. Responsible travelers will find that there are a number of lodges and tour operators in Uganda, which observe sustainable practices hence making it a good travel destination.

Contact our trusted tour operators for more information about what to expect after embarking to an escape to Uganda on a safari and then book with our tours and travel companies such as; Achieve Global safaris who offer the best tour packages while on your safari in Uganda.

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