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.
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.
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.
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 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 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.
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 – 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
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