Viewing gorillas in the wild is a breathtaking and humbling wildlife encounter! Follow our team of expert guides and native trackers as you bushwhack through the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest in search of a family of mountain gorillas. We recommend two days gorilla tracking however you also have the opportunity to visit with the Batwa Pygmy Community.
Uganda is so much more than just gorillas! Hike in the Kibale Forest to spot chimpanzees and colubus monkeys, take game drives in search of tree climbing lions in Queen Elizabeth National Park, and stay in Lake Mburo to ensure that you see the full range of Ugandan wildlife. Recommended is an extension to Murchison Falls National Park for stunning scenery, incredible bird life, and the spectacular falls themselves.
Flora and Fauna
Amazing views of Mountain Gorillas and chimpanzees plus other wildlife living in their natural habitat all in a secure environment. Uganda presents the Big 5 animals worth seeing on your safari in Uganda. Out of the 330 mammal list to see on Uganda tours, there is no critically endangered species, while 7 are endangered, 2 vulnerable and 17 near threatened.
Besides the wild animals such as the lions, zebras, giraffe, rhino, buffalo and others, you can decide to visit the Murchison Falls, or take on white water rafting on the Nile, visit cultural and historic sights or take on bungee jumping and so much more on your adventure trails. There is so much to see and do while on Uganda safaris
Uganda is probably the most abundant countries across Africa, in a number of areas it’s possible to harvest as many as 3 crops every year. Coffee in plenty and the best mountain cultivated Arabica beans, as well plenty of Robusta beans offer the basis for the majority of instantaneous coffee plus cola drinks in the western world.
When to Go
The most frequently asked questions about Uganda! Well, the answer is simple! You can visit Uganda anytime of the year! Its a warm and tropical climate here. The difference could be the cost of a safari, usually higher during the peak season.
Average temperatures are 21.5°C and when they drop, its usually to a minimum of 12°C. While its true that we have some rainy seasons, the rains are not so bad to stop you from traveling and enjoying a safari. May and April are usually discounted by many safari operators and Uganda Wildlife Authority itself by giving a discount of $ 150 less for a Uganda Gorilla permit.
June, July and August, December, January and Feb are the best months for game viewing in Queen Elizabeth and Murchison Falls National Parks.
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