Safari in Uganda

 

A safari in Uganda encompasses some of nature’s greatest displays.  Straddling the Equator, with shimmering lakes, lofty mountains and mysterious forests, Uganda contains four of Africa's seven Great Lakes.  It is the source of the White Nile at Jinja, and it has the greatest variety of primates anywhere in Africa, including chimpanzees and mountain gorillas. Going on safari in Uganda, you will find that the "Pearl of Africa" as it is referred to by its people, is home to some of Africa's major attractions.

Gorilla on Ugandan Safari

     Ugandan countryside on safari

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This country contains four of Africa's seven great lakes, including Lake Victoria which is the second largest body of fresh water in the world. Lake Bunyonyi is one of these spectacular lakes with its mythical landscapes and hidden bays. The source of the Nile at Jinja allows you the opportunity to tame the mighty waters with some of the world's best white water rafting. And to top it all, this breath taking country has the largest population of primates anywhere in Africa.

Tourist Attractions

Mountain Gorillas

Mountain Gorillas

The Mountain Gorillas are highly sociable animals, living in fairly stable groups, which are held together by long term bonds between males and females. These creatures come across as strong and powerful, yet they remain the shy and gentle giants of Africa.
Jinja and the Nile River

Jinja and the Nile River

Jinja was established in 1907 and is Uganda's second largest city after Kampala and is located near the source of the Nile River, Lake Victoria. There are many activities that one can do in this area, such as white water rafting, jet boating and even bungee jumping.
Kampala

Kampala

Kampala is the largest city of Uganda as well as the capital city.

Trips that visit Uganda

Trip CodeTrip NameDurationLocationTrip Price
NKA99 DaysNairobi to KampalaZAR 495
NK99 DaysNairobi to KampalaZAR 10700
KN1010 DaysKampala to NairobiZAR 10700
KNA1010 DaysKampala to NairobiZAR 495
NNA1414 DaysNairobi to NairobiZAR 695
NN1414 DaysNairobi to NairobiZAR 15000
NDA2424 DaysNairobi to Dar Es SalaamZAR 1195
DN2424 DaysDar Es Salaam to NairobiZAR 25800
DNA2424 DaysDar Es Salaam to NairobiZAR 1195
ND2424 DaysNairobi to Dar Es SalaamZAR 25800
VNA3535 DaysVictoria Falls to NairobiZAR 1455
VN3535 DaysVictoria Falls to NairobiZAR 32300
NVA3535 DaysNairobi to Victoria FallsZAR 1455
NV3535 DaysNairobi to Victoria FallsZAR 32300
NJ3737 DaysNairobi to JohannesburgZAR 41000
NJA4646 DaysNairobi to JohannesburgZAR 1795
NJ4646 DaysNairobi to JohannesburgZAR 41000
JNA4646 DaysJohannesburg to NairobiZAR 1795
JN4646 DaysJohannesburg to NairobiZAR 41000
NCA5656 DaysNairobi to Cape TownZAR 2095
NC5656 DaysNairobi to Cape TownZAR 46700
CNA5656 DaysCape Town to NairobiZAR 2095
CN5656 DaysCape Town to NairobiZAR 46700

Interesting Facts

Uganda's largest export is Coffee.