Know Before You go on Safari to the Pearl of Africa
Get to know Uganda-The Pearl of Africa before Your Safari
Coming to Uganda on Safari? – Know Before You Go. You might now know that Uganda is the Pearl of Africa. That Uganda is Africa Condensed into a small country, Ha the most Mountain Gorillas and Chimpanzees Know in East Africa.
Know Before You go on Safari to the Pearl of Africa – Uganda. Knowing before Going enriches your time on a Safari in Uganda. Uganda might be the Pearl of Africa, but for most, it is a hidden one, under the radar.
Here you will find most all you need for your Gorilla – Chimpanzee and Wildlife Safari, from Visa Information to Gorilla Permits.
This is your online introduction to the country that we are passionate about, Uganda – the Pearl of Africa. Make use of the information offered here and you just might avoid some common frustrations visitors to Uganda often have.
Know Before You Go – Discover our Africa -its Pearl – Uganda
Uganda – a country under the Radar of most African Travelers making it Africa without the Crowds -A country that should be on your Bucket List and there are many reasons you should visit the Pearl of Africa.
There is Entebbe International Airport near Kampala, long-term plans are to put another International Airport in Western Uganda. In the meantime, you can land in Entebbe and easily access South West Uganda, especially Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park.
Kigali International Airport – Rwanda
Uganda is more than Mountain Grillas, it is one of the most bio-diverse countries in Africa. There are 10 National Parks plus wildlife reserves.
Bwindi Impenetrable Forest – Gorillas-Hiking-Birding
Mgahinga Gorilla Park: Gorillas-Volcanoes-Hiking-Golden Monkeys
Lake Mutanda-Dugout Canoeing -Hiking – Island Exploration
Queen Elizabeth Park – Tree Climbing Lions – Wildlife
Lake Mburo Park: Giraffes-Zebras
Semliki Park – the Central African Jungle spills over into Uganda
Murchison Falls National Park: The largest Concentration of Rothschild Giraffes in the Wild
Kidepo Valley Park: Rated one of the Top Parks in Africa = remote and unvisited.
Mount Elgon & Sipi Falls: Climbing – Hiking
Jinja on the Nile – Adventures on the Nile
Uganda – Authentic Africa
Trekking the Primates in Uganda
Primate Trekking is unlike most other activities – If Trekkers took time out to take a look at the pages here, they would save time, money and have an enriching experience.
Here is the information that you need if you plan to visit Uganda on a safari. From Security to Wellbeing and everything in between. Current Security, Health and Wellbeing Tips, and Advice.
The above link leads you to some of the best Travel Information that you will need visiting Uganda – if you do not find what you are looking for, contact us.
Our Advice – Know Uganda Before you Go.
Women Travelers: Most of the Information that you need.
Solo Travelers: It takes a bit more planning
LGBT Travelers: Is Uganda welcoming to LGBT Travelers
Senior Travelers to Uganda – Does Uganda offer Senior Discounts?
Your Money, your Dollar stretches further in Uganda and that includes Gorilla Trekking Permit Prices which are 600 USD, 900 USD less than in neighboring Uganda.
The Value of the US Dollar is steadily increasing in Uganda which adds benefits to visitors including those going on Safari.
If any Tour Operator asks you to send money via Western Union or World Remit instead of Bank to Bank Transfers into a Business account or paying via Credit Card – do not deal with the – most likely they are fake tour operators.
Our Safety and Security Pages get a lot of visits each day. Most do not realize that Uganda is often safer, more secure and stable than the country visitors to Uganda are living in.
Uganda-one of the Friendliest Countries in Africa
Uganda Tourism Police – another Security Measure
It is rare that anyone coming on a Safari gets ill especially staying in mid-range or upmarket Lodges. However, it is best to be wise and stay well o a Safari.
Yellow Fever Certificate Needed – No Yellow Fever is present in Uganda.
Tsetse Flies – no sleeping sickness is present in Uganda
Avoiding Wasp Attacks – they can happen here like anywhere in the world
Avoid Contracting Bilharzia swimming in Lakes or Rivers.
Avoid Self-Drive in Uganda unless you thrive on chaos
Uganda, not widely known for its culinary delights, however, those on Safari discover and develop a taste for the foods and drinks found in Uganda – the Pearl of Africa.
Ugandans consumer more Bananas than elsewhere in the world.
Knowing Ugandan Culture, a bit of background and history would help, the concept of family, time, relationships, language, and traditions all enhance your time in Africa.
Uganda – Knowing Before Going:
The best Advice we can give you is to Know Before you go. Your time on Safari will be enriched by what you already know. You will not have unexpected surprises but instead, you will be able to focus on the Moments of Discoveries.
We know Uganda, we live here and work here. We passionately promote the Pearl of Africa since our past clients have loved their time here beyond their expectations.
Why do you need a Tour Operator such as Kabiza Wilderness Safari? We give you that extra insight, knowledge, background, right advice, all part of your safari from the creation of it to the implementation. \=
Discover our Afric, visit its Pearl – Uganda.