A small land locked country in East Africa Uganda that many know as “The Pearl of Africa” is an exciting magical tourism destination offering visitors unparalleled dramatic landscape, profusion wildlife and unique experience. The country is blessed with several natural assets from snow capped mountains to lakes, forests and valleys making it a great place for safari holidays and vacations. Uganda beauty is breathtaking compared to no other in threatened gorillas safaris, chimpanzees and lakes.
Water fans its your place to be as it’s a home to the second water fresh lake in the world-Lake Victoria that share boundaries with Tanzania and Kenya. The most fantastic water tour adventures and activities are done here including white water rafting, boat cruise, fishing, playing in the sand , swimming , sunbathing and island exploration.
Uganda is a home to the most stunning wildlife viewing places on earth and it humbles most travelers when the beauty of nature plays out right before their eyes. Come and see the big five and other impressive wildlife in Kidepo Valley, Queen Elizabeth and Murchison Falls in both morning and evening hours during game drives and launch cruise on the Nile. All the game reserves protect a good number of wildlife, attractive views, primates, birdlife and culture. A wildlife safari in Uganda’s top game parks is an unforgettable that will forever be remembered about Africa.
Most visitors of course are attracted to this distinct country by its mountain gorillas, game parks, majestic mountains and lush landscape. A trip to Bwindi impenetrable national park in the south west is exceptional for even classy travelers. Visitors to the park meet up with mountain gorillas in the jungle and also explore the ancient cultural trail of the Batwa people.
Next to Bwindi forest is Mgahinga national park another gorilla trekking destination in Uganda also good for golden monkey treks and volcano hikes. Visitors in Mgahinga enjoy guided hikes and forest trails once a home to the Batwa people. However the ecosystem of the park make every moment of your stay worth. Other much visited Uganda national parks include Ruwenzori national park also called the “Mountain of the Moon” a place to explore fascinating vegetation and incredible views close to the sky, Queen Elizabeth National park, Kibale forest national park, Murchison falls national Park, Kidepo Valley and Lake Mburo National Park.
While upon arrival visitors are impressed by the modern efficient Entebbe Airport that is near multiple beaches, botanical gardens and part of Lake Victoria. Entebbe is just a hour drive from the booming capital Kampala also on the showers of lake Victoria.Other places of interest to visitors on short Uganda safaris are the national museum, Kasubi tombs, Namugongho shrines, National theatre, Ndere centre, Independence monument, Entebbe Zoo, Bahai Temble, Nagalabi coronation site, Mengo Buganda palace , source of the Nile, Sezibwa falls, Mabira Forest, Owen falls Dam Itanda falls, Bujagali falls , Kalagala falls, and the busy city centre of Kampala. Kampala is one of the best pleasant cities to explore on foot not only for those in the shopping mood but for everyone.No matter when you chose to tour in Uganda, but be sure of a perfect amazed experience all through.