Safari Holidays in Uganda

There is no other country in Africa – like Uganda – the “Pearl of Africa”. In 1908, in his book My African Journey, Sir Winston Churchill wrote, “For magnificence, for variety of form and colour, for profusion of brilliant life — bird, insect, reptile, beast — for vast scale — Uganda is truly “the Pearl of Africa”. The Kingdom of Uganda is a fairy tale. The scenery is different, the climate is different and most of all, the people are different from anything elsewhere to be seen in the whole range of Africa.”

From its source in Lake Victoria, the River Nile crosses the Rift Valley to give Uganda a dazzling range of unique habitats. Uganda’s resulting beauty, natural wonders and biodiversity have impressed generations of travelers. Visitors return for Uganda’s welcoming people and temperate climate. Uganda’s most coveted natural attractions include the endangered Mountain Gorilla, Chimpanzees and over 1,000 species of birds. Uganda’s diverse habitats have enthralled wildlife-watchers, and seasoned African Safari-goers, for decades.

Hikers and mountain climbers congregate in the Rwenzori Mountains as well as in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park, which also boasts three major peaks. Game and bird viewing is particularly popular in Uganda’s many national parks, and one of the special attractions is the tree climbing lions of Queen Elizabeth National Park. Yet there is so much more to Uganda: walking or quad bike safaris, mountain climbing and grade 5 white water rafting are a few of the adventure activities. Her culture of 52 tribes and their languages and dance set the country apart. A comparatively small country, Uganda has won many accolades including Lonely Planet number one destination to visit in 2012.

Tailor-made Uganda Safaris

Uganda Safaris are popular with gorilla trekking adventurers. Unlike other East African destinations, Africa safari holidays in Uganda feature both the Savannah Wildlife Plains and the Rainforest Jungles that make Uganda a top primate destination in the whole of Africa. Our listed Uganda safaris are just an example of what a tailor-made safari looks like but when you enquire about any of these trips, a safari consultant will work with you to create an African safari that fits within your likes and plans. We’ll take care of all the ground handling including getting the permits on your behalf. So take the first step right away and request for a chat or quote right now.


3 Days Murchison Falls Safari

Short savanna safari to see the BIG 5 game animals.


3 Days Bwindi Gorilla Trekking Safari

Short gorilla trekking in Bwindi Forest


3 Days Fly-in Bwindi Gorilla Safari

Fly-in from Entebbe to Bwindi and avoid the road.


3 Days Queen Elizabeth Safari

Classic savanna wildlife game drive and boat safari.


6 Days Kibale & Queen Elizabeth Parks Tour

Track the elusive chimps and take a classic game drive & boat safari


7 Days Wildlife & Chimpanzee Safari

Murchison Falls, Kibale Chimps, and Queen Elizabeth National Parks


9 Days Gorillas, Chimpanzees & Wildlife Safari

Primate Safari Experience and Savannah game drives.


14 Day Explore Uganda & Uganda Safari

Starting in Entebbe and ending in Kigali, Rwanda.