About Luxury Uganda Safaris
Luxury Uganda Safaris are an exceptional Adventure to experience while in Uganda as this offers you remarkable opportunities to track the Mountain Gorillas of Bwindi Forest National Park and Mgahinga National Park.
Watch Wildlife animals in Murchison Falls National Park, Queen Elizabeth National Park, Kidepo National Park, Lake Mburo National Park and Semliki National Park where you view wildlife animals, birds and the Sempaya Hot springs.
The Luxury Uganda Safaris take place in Uganda also known as the Pearl of Africa and a land locked country in East Africa bordering numerous countries East of Africa i.e. Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo.
The country has Equatorial climate which comprises of both wet and dry seasons due to the location of the country close to the equator.
It is referred to as Uganda after a prominent tribe that is situated South of the country and this is called the Buganda Kingdom.
The capital city of the country is known as Kampala hence the most busiest and densely populated region in the country with the Luganda language being the most prominently spoken language around the city and the country.
Other languages are also spoken and these include; Runyoro, Runyankole, Rukiga, and Luo.
His Excellence Yoweri Kaguta Museveni is the president of the country.
The country has numerous beautiful physical features that range from fresh water Lakes, Rivers, Terrains like Mountains i.e. Mountain Rwenzori, Mountain Elgon, birds as well as wildlife species like the Big Cats of Africa i.e. Lions, Leopards, Jackals, Hyenas, cheetahs, wild cats, golden cats as well as endangered primate species like the intelligent Gorillas and the chimpanzees as well as nocturnal like the sought after potto that have attracted numerous tourists in the country on primate safaris adventure.
Safari Adventures you Can Take in Uganda
Gorilla Trekking in Uganda is a very exciting Safari Adventure to carry out by all travelers from all over the world interested in watching and trekking the Mountain Gorillas in their natural forest vegetation habitat. Mountain Gorillas are huge Primates that inhabit the thick green forest vegetation habitats around Uganda in Bwindi Forest National Park and Mgahinga National Park located South West of Uganda.
The Gorilla Trekking Process requires you to transfer to the Park headquarters where you are briefed on the Dos and Don’ts around the Mountain Gorillas then later in groups of 8 with a skilled Park ranger guide, penetrate the forest to track the Gorillas for a period of 3-5 hours and when you meet them, only an hour is allowed to stay in their presence for 1 hour taking photos to keep for memories. You Must transfer with a valid Gorilla trekking permit at US $600 and will be US $700 from July 2020 and in the Low season these cost US $450.
Chimpanzee Tracking is also an exciting safari Adventure to take on while on Tour and this occurs in Kibale Forest National Park located West of Uganda. The Forest is prominently known to offer Chimpanzee Tracking which involves transferring to the starting point whee you leave from in groups with a skilled park ranger to penetrate into the forest to track the Chimpanzees for 2-4 hours and when you meet them only an hour is allowed to stay in their presence taking many photos to keep for memories.
Other than Chimpanzee Tracking, traveler can also enjoy Chimpanzee Habituation Experience an adventure that takes the whole day from the time the Chimpanzees wake up until the time they build new nests to spend the night. You follow the Chimpanzees through out their daily activities as they breast feed, patrol, forage, play, communicate, copulate etc.
The Chimpanzee tracking permit in Uganda costs US $200 and US $250 for habituation experience per person in Uganda’s Kbale Forest National Park.
Wildlife Safaris are also very prominent as they are experienced in many National Parks around the country i.e. Murchison Falls National Park, Kidepo National Park, Lake Mburo National Park, Semliki National Park, Queen Elizabeth National Park. These have wildlife animals like the Big Cats i.e. Lions, Leopards, Cheetahs, jackals, hyenas and others like buffaloes, elephants, kobs, tops, elands, giraffes, zebras etc.
Cultural Safari Tours
Transfer to the various regions in the country to experience the best cultural tours in the numerous tribes around Uganda. You can engage in some of the traditional performances to have remarkable encounters for memories. These begin within the city with the Baganda people then proceeds to the western part of Uganda as well as the Northern part.
Enjoy cruising along the numerous water bodies like River Nile where you will have a chance to spot many wildlife species like the huge hippos and crocodiles beneath the waters as well as other wild animals like elephants, kobs, buffaloes drinking water after long days of wandering around the bushes.
Explore Uganda’s Natural Forests and the birds as well as primates in the thick forests as you transfer from one place to another. These are amazing and vary from one traveler to another depending on one’s physical fitness.