Uganda Safaris

Irrespective of which part of the country you visit, you will definitely be rewarded by the amazing views and sounds of birds that will wake you up in the morning. Among the special species found in Uganda safaris are the shoebill storks and the Ibis.

Places to view birds in Uganda include Semiliki National Park, Bwindi National Park, kidepo National Park – home of several rare species, Lake Bunyonyi and Queen Elizabeth National Park.

Uganda Safaris

How much does a Uganda safari cost?

How much do Uganda safaris cost? A night on a Uganda Safari can cost from $100 to $1,500 per person.  An inexpensive Uganda safari can be valued at $150 per person while a midrange Uganda safari can be valued at $400. Luxury/ upmarket safari lodges might possibly cost $1,500- $5,500 or more per night.

The Uganda trip guide underneath gives a highlighted outline of the average cost of a Uganda safari, it will also easily let you know how to select a destination that matches your budget.  Our website provides you with a diversity of trips ranging from 1 to 20 days therefore feel free to select the one that is suitable for your travel needs. READ MORE!

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Best time to go gorilla trekking in Uganda

It is paramount to put in mind that Mountain gorillas can be tracked throughout the year because their movements are not affected by changing seasons. The best time to go gorilla tracking is in the dry season where the vegetation is not thick and the ground trails aren’t very slippery. Getting this time right is kind of complicated because global warming has affected weather patterns a lot in Africa making it very hard to predict the beginning and end of the wet and dry seasons. At the end of the day, the final decision of when to visit the gorillas remains with the traveler.  READ MORE

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Minimum age for gorilla trekking in Uganda

Uganda Wildlife Authority may allow a child below 15 years to trek gorillas. When the child is about to celebrate his or her 15th birthday, Rwanda gorilla authority may extend sympathy to such a child and allow him or her to trek gorillas. The second instance where a child below 15 years may trek gorillas is when much as he/she is below the required age expresses maturity and is physically strong. If the above are assessed and the child qualifies, authorities may decide to give that child a chance to trek gorillas in Uganda. READ MORE

Best time to go gorilla trekking

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