Uganda

Gorilla tracking tours, 4x4 safaris, and Rwenzori trekking expeditions

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Uganda Safaris

Uganda is a beautiful country of lush, bountiful rainforests and lakes that are home to a rich variety of wildlife, including a number of rare and endemic species - forest elephants, giant forest hogs, the Ugandan cob and the prehistoric shoebill stork, among others.

At the summit of Mt Stanley

The entire trip ran like clockwork and everything exceeded our expectations.

Reggie and Greg

Uganda By Region

Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is one of the largest natural forests in East Africa. Gorilla safaris are Bwindi's main attraction, with the park home to half of the world's remaining population of ....

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Kampala & Entebbe

Kampala, the capital of Uganda, is an attractive green city on the shores of Lake Victoria. It provides a gentle introduction to the country and a good base from which to explore the surrounding regio....

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Mgahinga National Park

Mgahinga National Park is the smallest and most remote wildlife park in Uganda, but like Bwindi, it is home to a significant population of the severely-endangered mountain gorilla.....

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Murchison Falls National Park

Murchison Falls National Park (also referred to locally as Kabalega National Park) is Uganda’s largest park with a varied topography including forests, savannah, waterfalls and lakes.....

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Queen Elizabeth National Park

This is a wonderful national park, sometimes dubbed 'the Pearl of Africa’, it is little wonder that Queen Elizabeth National Park boasts one of the highest biodiversity ratings of any game reserve in ....

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Rwenzori Mountains

Rwenzori trek and climb information. Whether you want to conquer Africa’s third highest mountain with an attempt on Margherita Peak (Mt Stanley), or simply take in the dramatic scenery en route to Wei....

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Our Uganda Itineraries

Private Uganda Gorilla Safari

This private tour visits Uganda's most famous wilderness areas, Queen Elizabeth NP, famous for its tree-climbing lions, and Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, home of the endangered mountain gorilla. It serves as a brilliant introduction to Uganda's wildlife, and can also be incorporated into a longer, tailor-made option.

Destination

  • Uganda

Experience

  • Safari and Wildlife Holidays

Prices from£2755 pp

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Mt Stanley Margherita Peak 8 Day Trek

Trek to Margherita Peak, the summit of Mt Stanley and Africa's third highest point, in this 8 Day Trek

Destination

  • Uganda

Experience

  • Walking and Climbing

Prices from£1450 pp

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Mt Baker 8 Day Trek

Explore the fascinating Rwenzori massif in this 8 day trek to Mt Baker via the Kilembe Trail

Destination

  • Uganda

Experience

  • Walking and Climbing

Prices from£1389 pp

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Weismann Peak 6 Day Trek

Trek the Kilembe Trail to Weismann Peak. This is a short, 6-day trek offering a wonderful introduction to the Rwenzoris.

Destination

  • Uganda

Experience

  • Walking and Climbing

Prices from£1098 pp

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Kalalama Loop (3-day Trek)

This short 3-day trek into the Rwenzoris follows an easy circuit route, which takes you through the rainforest and bamboo zones at the foot of the mountains, to the giant heather and heath of the Alpine zone.

Destination

  • Uganda

Experience

  • Walking and Climbing

Prices from£395 pp

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Primates of Uganda

This small group tour takes in the main sights of Uganda, including visits to the Chimpanzee sanctuaries in Kibale Forest and Kyambura Gorge, game drives in Queen Elizabeth National Park, and Gorilla-tracking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. This itinerary is a great introduction to Uganda that can be incorporated into a longer, tailor-made option – please ask us for suggestions.

Destination

  • Uganda

Experience

  • Safari and Wildlife Holidays
  • Honeymoons and Weddings

Prices from£3895 pp

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Uganda By Activity

Additional Information

Visa Requirements

British nationals require a visa to enter Uganda. Visa are available on arrival or can be applied for online: visas.immigration.go.ug. The online visa costs $50, and you will need 6 months validity on your passport.

What documents will you need for the online Visa application?

1. Copy of your Passport (Bio-data page)
2. Copy of a recent Passport size Photograph (copy)
3. Travel Itinerary (for East African Visa)
4. Yellow Fever Vaccination Certificate copy
5. Return Air Ticket (copy)

On completing the online application form, you may have to wait up to 3 weeks to be approved for a visa. Once approved, a Visa Approval Letter will be sent to you by email. You will be required to print this letter and present it together with your passport on arrival in Uganda.
If travelling elsewhere in East Africa, the East Africa Tourist Visa is a multiple entry visa valid for 90 days to Rwanda, Uganda and Kenya. This visa costs $100.
We recommend you double check visa requirements before travel as requirements can change.
Non-UK passport holders: please consult your embassy or consulate in your home country for the latest advice on visas and entry requirements.

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