Mountain Gorillas of Uganda:
Half of the population of the rare endangered Mountain
Gorilla resides in
Uganda, this is certainly something not be missed.
Mountain Gorilla tracking (trekking) can be done at
Impenetrable Forest in South-Western Uganda. Mountain
Gorillas are on the must do and see list of most tourists to
Places for Gorilla Tracking
Uganda You can go on a one day, 2 day or longer
Chimpanzee Safari in the
Park area, Kyambura Gorge at
Elizabeth Park and the main place - the jungle of
Just do not miss this great opportunity to see chimpanzees in the Wild. You can
even spend a night in the
Jungle 6 meters up in a Tree House.
Tree Climbing Lions of Ishasha Plains: There are
only two places in the world to find
tree climbing Lions - Ishasha
Plains is one of them and at Ishasha they are more readily found than in
Tanzania. You can track them on a stand alone safari or a
combination safari with other places of interest - no matter what - The
tree climbing lions are something to see while in Uganda.
Birding Safaris in Uganda:
If Birding in Africa is your passion, Uganda is the place
for you, 1008 different species including the elusive
Shoebill Stork have been recorded here and the ecological
diversity of this country with its many different habitats
from Afro-Montane regions to swamps, from rainforest to
lakes, Acacia studded savannahs and rainforests, Uganda a
must see place for African birding enthusiasts.
Murchison Falls National Park Safari:
This park in the North of Uganda is simply fantastic.
The Africansavannah, the Nile River, the majestic Murchison
Falls, a Nile River Cruise to the falls with wildlife in
abundance on the shores. You can also visit the
Rhino Reserve and go Chimpanzee tracking (trekking) in Budongo Forest. The perfect African Wildlife Safari
at Murchison Falls National
Park. Put it
on your list of to do and see things in Uganda.
Elizabeth National Park Safari: One of
the most popular parks in Uganda, filled with
birds, chimpanzee tracking (trekking),
tree climbing lions,
the Kazinga channel where you cruise along the shore seeing
bird and wildlife, volcano crater lakes, all in the shadows
of the Rwenzori Mountains. A favorite of visitors on Safari
in Uganda and the one's who have been here, called it a must
thing to do.
Jinja Town -
Source of the Nile - Bujagali Falls - Mabira Rainforest:
This is the perfect day trip or make it overnight and
combine with rafting...but it is one of the must sees in
Uganda. Jinja is also the adventure capital of Uganda.
Mountain Climbing in Uganda: Snow covered
mountains in Africa? The answer is a resounding yes
and on the equator at that. You can
climb and hike to your heart's content and if you are a
hiker, this is a must thing for you to do in Uganda. Choose between Volcanoes
and the Rwenzori Mountains.
Kidepo Valley National Park: The most
rewarding and remote and unvisited park in all of Africa. You either drive in or
fly in - more effort - but once you are here cannot believe the awesomeness of
this fabulous, unvisited portion of Uganda with its rugged beauty and abundance
White Water Rafting on the Nile at Jinja:
No other place in Africa offers you the kind of rafting
or Kayaking found in Uganda, near Jinja on the Nile.
From Mild to wild, half day, or two days, up to grade 5
rapids. You will never forget this experience on the
historic Nile River. This is a must to do thing if you are
coming for Adventures in Africa.