Top Places one should Visit in Uganda
The top places to visit in the Pearl of Africa – Uganda
Uganda is filled with Natural wonders that are different from most any other country in Africa – it offers a wonderful blend of both the Savannah, rainforests, mountains and lakes. In one country you can see the Mountains Gorillas, Chimpanzees, Golden Monkeys and not miss the wildlife of other African countries.
Below are some the top places you should visit in Uganda – it will give you a glimpse of the Pearl of Africa not to be missed when you visit Uganda.
The Mountain Gorillas of Uganda found in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
The Mountain Gorillas of Uganda are the reason that many visitors come to Uganda – it is a once in a lifetime experience for most – you can track the gorillas once or twice or even three times and at the different places in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and with different gorilla family groups. You can also hike through the forest from one end to another and track gorillas on both ends.
The Chimpanzees of Uganda
Uganda is not only the best place in Africa for Mountain Gorilla Tracking, but it also the best place for chimpanzee tracking and there is an added plus where you spend all day with the chimpanzees in a Chimpanzee Habituation Experience – you can do a three-hour trek or spend all day with them in the best Chimpanzee Park in East Africa – Kibale Forest National Park.
The Golden Monkeys of Uganda
The Golden Monkeys of Uganda are found in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park – the best place in Africa to track the Golden Monkeys. These beautiful, endangered monkeys are found in the bamboo forest of the Volcanoes of Mgahinga Gorilla National Park.
The Tree Climbing Lions of Ishasha in Uganda
Uganda is the best Place in East Africa to see Tree Climbing Lion – we have not only place but two – Ishasha in Queen Elizabeth Park and Kidepo Valley Park where you can find and see tree-climbing lions.
The Wildlife of Uganda
Uganda is not only home to Mountain Gorillas, Chimpanzees but to an abundance of wildlife – one could easily say Uganda is the “Big 5 Plus” Chimpanzees and gorillas and in most every park you can view elephant, lions, leopard and many other species of wildlife.
Kidepo Valley National Park
Kidepo Valley National Park- CNN Travel calls it one of the best parks in Africa – remote and unvisited – Africa as you imagine it – only better.
Murchison Falls -The most powerful Waterfall in the World
Murchison Falls in Murchison Falls National Park is the most powerful waterfall in the world and worth a visit, you can take a boat ride to it with abundant wildlife on the banks, hike up the trembling ground to the top of the falls and see everlasting rainbow above. Murchison Falls – see the power of Nature unleashed.
Hike up the Volcanoes of Mgahinga Gorilla National Park and the Foothills of the Rwenzori Mountains of the Moon
Uganda means adventure such as climbing up the Volcanoes in one day hikes, or hiking around the foothills of the Rwenzori Mountains.
Uganda – the Pearl of Africa – there is a lot more to visit – the above gives you a glimpse of what you can do and see in Uganda…enjoy the Pearl of Africa…
“If I have ever seen magic, it has been in Africa.” John Hemingway, African Journeys
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