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Thursday, 23 August 2012

Uganda Safari


Filled with fantastic natural sceneries and interesting wildlife, Uganda is one of the best safari destination to visit in Africa. An African safari to this stunning and friendly African country is indeed a memorable experience one can get from Africa.As an upcoming top safari destination in Africa, Uganda presents uniquely diverse landscapes and natural attractions such as waterfalls, lakes and the beautiful, snow capped Ruwenzori Mountains a in the backdrop. Besides the many attractions, Uganda boasts of being the only safari destination with half of the world’s remaining mountain gorilla population.

Gorilla Safari
The magical gorilla safaris are a must-do activity during an African safari to Uganda. There are diverse choice of gorilla tracking options all designed to cover comprehensive gorilla tracking activities as well as sampling Uganda’s interesting wildlife, varied fauna and its all year round pristine climate.Your sightseeing tour begins right from the capital Kampala. These includes visit to The Kasubi Tombs, the National Museum, the sparkling white Kibuli Mosque, the huge Rubago Cathedral and the enormous Bahai Temple in the heart of the city. 

In Entebbe, the city that hosts Uganda’s only international airport are the botanical gardens which are worth visiting if you have half a day available. Established in 1901, the gardens are perfectly perched along Lake Victoria between the sailing club and the centre of Entebbe.  Outside Kampala, you will be spoilt with choice of destinations. However, there are dependable tour operators in Kampala, Nairobi and Entebe that organize trips to Kibale Forest, the spectacular Semliki Valley and the dramatic Murchison Falls National Park and the entire Uganda and East Africa. 

While on safari, consider to sample the beautiful Uganda lakes and discover their unique attributes. Look for Lake Bujuku in the Queen Elizabeth national park. The lake is about 13,000 feet and is the eastern gateway to the icy peaks of Rwenzori Mountains. 

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