UGANDA – THE CAPITAL OF AFRICAN SAFARI HOLIDAYS
Uganda has on many instances emerged as a prime capital for safari holidays and tours in East Africa, Africa and the whole world. Dubbed the pearl of Africa by Winston Churchill who visited this beautiful destination, and stunned by her natural beauty, Churchill could not find an appropriate term to describe it better than nick naming it a pearl of Africa.
Uganda is a nation endowed typically by mother nature, and her diverse culture, coupled with magnificent geographical features make this country a completely stunning country. Known for being home to Africa’s biggest fresh water lake, Lake Victoria which also doubles to be the source of R.Nile, arguably the longest River in the world which travels a distance of 5,500 miles before it pours its waters into the Mediterranean sea.
Physical endowments will reward your Uganda safari holidays with unforgettable experiences, including the great scenery, jagged mountains of the moon, the shimmering rivers and lakes, stunning national parks, hospitable people, and rich cultural norms and traditions.
Uganda is famed for being home to the largest population of Mountain gorillas in the world, which flourish in Bwindi national park and Mgahinga Gorilla national park. These national parks altogether habour over 10 habituated mountain gorilla families which can be tracked by travellers during gorilla safari holidays in Uganda.
Visitors on Uganda safari holidays have a variety of activities to choose from, ranging from hiking safaris, gorilla safaris in Uganda and Rwanda, wildlife safaris, Birding and cultural tours and short Kampala tours.