Uganda Wildlife – Primates-Reptiles Birds Information

Posted by on September 29, 2013

Wildlife found in Uganda including Mountain Gorillas, Chimpanzee, Reptiles, Carnivores, Herbivores, Birds.

The Wildlife, Primates, Carnivores, Herbivores, Reptiles, Birds that you  can find in Uganda

Uganda because of its bio-diversity is blessed with an abundance of Wildlife, one of the few places in the World where you can easily and safely track the endangered Mountain Gorillas and Chimpanzees, find an abundance of elephants, lions, giraffes, zebras, African buffaloes, warthogs, over 1060 different kinds of birds, a variety of antelopes, Hippopotamus, and so much more

Primates in Uganda and where to find them


The Primates of Uganda:  All the Primates found in Uganda and where to find them in the National Parks.  Information regarding the different primates in Uganda that you can find here.  Only three need special tracking permits – the  Mountain Gorillas, Chimpanzees and the rare Golden Monkeys pictures above.

Primates of of Uganda

Best Place to visit Golden Monkeys – Uganda

Golden Monkey Habituation Experience – Mgahinga Gorilla National Park 

The Mountain Gorillas of Uganda


Uganda Mountain Gorilla Information and Background –   Find everything you need to know about Mountain Gorillas before you come to track them in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest or Mgahinga Gorilla Park including permit, what to wear, guidelines, where to track them, promotional permits and more.

All About Mountain Gorillas in Uganda 

Best Places for Gorilla Tracking 

FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions about Gorilla Tracking 

Our Gorilla Safaris in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest – Uganda 

The Chimpanzees of Uganda


Background and Safaris with chimpanzee tracking (trekking) in three different area of Uganda where they are habituated such as Semliki Valley Budongo Forest, Queen Elizabeth National Park – Kyambura Gore and the premier chimpanzee destination, the jungle of Kibale Forest.

All About Chimpanzees in Uganda 

Best Places for Chimpanzee Tracking in Uganda 

Our Safaris with Chimpanzee Tracking in Uganda 

The Carnivores of Uganda


The Lions, Leopards, Cheetahs, Hyenas, Wild Dogs, and other carnivores of Uganda.  Where to find them, their habits and the parks they are located in.  You can find the tree climbing lions on the Ishasha Plains in the day time, while you can take a night safari and spot lions, leopards at night while they are on the hunt.

The Carnivores of Uganda 

The Grass Eaters (Herbivores) of Uganda


African Elephants, Hippopotamus, Rhinoceros, African Buffaloes, Giraffes, Zebras. Information that is good to know about   the parks where to locate each of them.  Giraffes for example are found at Murchison Falls National Park and Kidepo Valley, while Zebras are found at Kidepo Valley Park and at Lake Mburo.

The Herbivores found in Uganda 

The Reptiles of Uganda


Snakes, Lizards, Nile Crocodiles, Chameleons:  Reptiles all found here in Uganda, some of them you will not often find, but one or two you will most likely see and spot while on Safari in Uganda.  You will certainly find some crocodiles and find a few chameleons along your journey.

Reptiles found in Uganda – The Pearl of Africa 

The Birds of Uganda


There are over 1060 species of birds in Uganda – it is Africa’s birder paradise – even if you are not a birder you will love seeing the multitudes of birds as you travel through the country including the Shoebill Stork.

Uganda is for the Birds 

Uganda – the pearl of Africa of Africa – has lots to do and see – there is much wildlife for you to see while plus the Mountain Gorillas and Chimpanzees…enjoy the Pearl of Africa…from Kampala…jon


If I have ever seen magic, it has been in Africa.” John Hemingway, African Journeys


Jon Blanc

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