Top of the Murchison Falls Tour

Once described as the most spectacular thing to happen on the Nile along its 6700km length, the 50m-wide river is squeezed through a 6m narrow gap in the rock and crashes through this narrow gorge with unbelievable power. The 45m waterfall was featured in the Kathrine Hepburn and Humphrey Bogart film The African Queen. Murchison Falls was even stronger back then, but in 1962 massive … Continue reading Top of the Murchison Falls Tour

Get An Up-close Encounter With Chimpanzees in Uganda’s Kibale National Park

Chimpanzees are our closest relatives. Natural habitat of these primates is Africa and most of them can be found in the rainforest, grassland and woodland of West, East and Central Africa and specifically here in Uganda, chimpanzees are found in the primate capital, Kibale National Park, Ngamba island sanctuary of chimpanzee, in Queen Elizabeth National park around the Kyambura Gorge widely known as the valley … Continue reading Get An Up-close Encounter With Chimpanzees in Uganda’s Kibale National Park

Kibale National Park | The Primates Capital of Africa – Chimpanzee Trekking Safari in Uganda

Kibale National Park | Chimpanzee Trekking Safari in Uganda This primate capital of the world is found in Fort Portal region in true tropical forest of Kibale. In the south of Kibale lays Queen Elizabeth national park, Toro Semuliki wildlife reserve along mountain Rwenzori National Park. It is one of Uganda gratifying park to discover a lot of attraction. It is situated near a peaceful … Continue reading Kibale National Park | The Primates Capital of Africa – Chimpanzee Trekking Safari in Uganda

The Busoga Kyabazinga Royal Trail In Jinja – Jinja Tours Uganda

The Busoga Kingdom Ministry of Tourism and Heritage presents the Kyabazinga Royal Trail to enrich you with the rich and diverse cultures and people of the Busaga region and support the development of local tourism attractions in the Busoga. The Kingdom of Busoga (Obwakyabazinga) is one Uganda’s most respected and much organized kingdoms in Africa. The Basoga were organized into chiefdoms and paid allegiance to … Continue reading The Busoga Kyabazinga Royal Trail In Jinja – Jinja Tours Uganda

Uganda Named 3rd Best Birding Destination In Africa By Nature Travel Network

If in the long run you plan on visiting several other African countries as well, 12 days Uganda birding safari here is enough to generate the essential Ugandan birds (Shoebill, the Albertine Rift endemics, Green-breasted Pitta, etc.) plus mammals (especially Mountain Gorillas and Chimps but the country also has magnificent Colobus Monkeys and more). Even 19 days in Uganda would certainly not be wasted! In this … Continue reading Uganda Named 3rd Best Birding Destination In Africa By Nature Travel Network

Explore the Wilderness of Pian Upe Wildlife Reserve Uganda

When it comes to tourism destinations in Uganda, Pian Upe Wildlife Reserve stands out as one of the unique wildlife reserve. With Uganda’s affluence of attractions, a single visit to Pian Upe wildlife Reserve is not enough for one to ascertain the disclosures this reserve offers. This natural treasure is a conservation area in the Karamoja sub-region of northeastern Uganda and it is regarded as … Continue reading Explore the Wilderness of Pian Upe Wildlife Reserve Uganda

Rwanda Increases Gorilla Permits Tariffs 2017

The Rwanda Development Board on 6th May 2017 announced an increase in the price of Gorilla Permits from US$ 750 to US $1,500 for all visitors effective immediately. A new exclusive package for tourists who wish to book an entire family of gorillas was also introduced at US$ 15,000, and will receive exclusive personalized tour guide services. The Gorilla price increase will not affect tourists … Continue reading Rwanda Increases Gorilla Permits Tariffs 2017

The UNESCO World Heritage Sites In Uganda

The Kasubi Royal Tombs and two of Uganda’s national parks are recognized by UNESCO as World Heritage Sites: the Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and the Rwenzori Mountains National Park. The Kasubi Royal Tombs: The Unesco World Heritage-listed Kasubi Royal Tombs are of great significance to the Buganda kingdom as the burial place of its kings and royal family. The huge thatched-roof palace was originally built … Continue reading The UNESCO World Heritage Sites In Uganda

UNESCO Director General to retire in Uganda and participate in the development of the precious heritage sites

There is growing interest in Uganda from the rest of the world, with several people choosing to retire and invest in Uganda. The latest is the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) director general, Irina Bokova. “People ask me what I will do when I retire, now I know; I will retire in Uganda and participate in the development of the precious heritage … Continue reading UNESCO Director General to retire in Uganda and participate in the development of the precious heritage sites

Uganda is Africa’s Best Birding Destination

Bird Watching in Uganda From the Source of the Nile on Lake Victoria to the snow-capped Rwenzori mountain ranges, the Virunga volcanoes to the desert plains of Karamoja, Uganda is an equatorial country of astonishing and amazing diversity of habitats providing an ultimate Uganda safari experience. This richness is reflected in the ever-burgeoning bird list of over 1000 species. 1000 bird species, some of which … Continue reading Uganda is Africa’s Best Birding Destination