UGANDA GORILLA SAFARIS AND WILDLIFE SAFARI TOURS
While on Gorilla Safaris in Uganda, you will get a unique wildlife experience with the endangered primates. Enjoy Uganda Gorilla Tours and Safaris as you explore all the tourist places in the Pearl of Africa. With our Gorilla trekking safaris, we take you to all the gorilla national parks as well as other tourist destinations in Uganda, Rwanda and Congo. We pride ourselves in organising the best African safaris in the region. We give you consistent details about gorilla permits, safari bookings and costs plus trekking rules and regulations as well as what to pack for an African safari. Once you contact us, we are able to secure permits for visiting mountain gorillas in Uganda, Rwanda or Congo. We always confirm permit availability to our clients before they make any gorilla tour booking with us. Book a permit for trackingof any of the Uganda gorilla families in Bwindi or Mgahinga. With our trips, we recommend to you on the best time for gorilla trekking and what to pack for a gorilla safari. Our best gorilla trips include 1 day, 2 days and 3 days gorilla safari tours. Our 3 days gorilla tours start from Kampala/Entebbe or in Kigali in Rwanda. The gorilla safaris by taking a flight from Entebbe to Bwindi (landing at Kihihi or Kisoro Airstrip) is also a vacation experience on our safari menu.
Gorilla Safaris in Uganda from Kampala or Entebbe
Fly from Entebbe Airport to Bwindi Forest for gorilla trekking tours. Fly to Bwindi on day 1, trek gorillas on day 2 and fly back on day 3 to conclude this luxury gorilla tour in Uganda.
Gorilla Trekking Safaris in Uganda from Kigali
Uganda gorilla trekking from Kigali is part of our major Uganda safaris that we offer. Under these Rwanda-Uganda trips, our driver guides pick you up from Kigali International Airport or any Hotel in the city to begin your gorilla tour to Uganda. Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and Mgahinga National Park are the only gorilla trekking destinations in Uganda. Kigali is positioned nearer to the two gorilla parks in Uganda in south western side. Any Uganda safari from Rwanda may begin with a short Kigali City tour involving visiting the Genocide Memorial Museum or any tourist attractions in Kigali but time and safari preferences determine whether to do such a city tour or not. The driving distance from Kigali to Bwindi forest in Uganda is shorter and amazingly charming lasting 4 hours. You will drive through the land of ‘Thousand Hills’ to the Pearl of Africa’s Kigezi Region featuring beautiful hills. Look through our Uganda gorilla safari packages below and choose what suits your holiday travel preferences.
Take 3 days of a gorilla holiday adventure to Uganda from Kigali to Bwindi and to Bwindi. Enjoy Kigali city tour and gorilla trekking and an amazing nature during the tour. This tour is conveniently done in the south of Bwindi or Mgahinga National Park.
Enjoy a 2 Days Bwindi Gorilla Safari in forests of Bwindi Forest. Bwindi forest is a habitat to Gorillas in Uganda. This is one of the budget gorilla tours in Uganda because of its short duration. Secure a Gorilla Permit and take pride in it.
A 1 day gorilla trip to Uganda begins from Rwanda with a pickup in early morning and a drop in the evening. From Kigali, you drive to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park for an adventure. This package is among the budget gorilla trekking tours.
Uganda Gorilla Safaris and Tours in Uganda with Speedway Safaris
Africa Uganda Safaris and Wildlife Tours are some of the best African holiday safari experience on the continent. At Speedway Safaris, we organize budget gorilla trekking and tours in Uganda, Rwanda and East Africa at large. Our African safaris in Uganda, Rwanda and Congo are diverse and encompass the budget, midrange and luxury holiday tour packages at affordable prices. During our African adventure safaris in Uganda, we always ensure that you enjoy some of our most prime safaris for a classic Africa experience. On the safari tours in Uganda, you will encounter the big five African animals which are not very common around Africa except in the Pearl of Africa.
Visit Uganda, the Pearl of Africa Gifted by Nature and enjoy a variety of tourist activities including wildlife safaris, primate tours, water outdoor activities, mountain climbing, cultural, nature and community visits among others. Check out for our tours to all national parks and other tourist attractions in Uganda. We also customize gorilla safari tours in Bwindi forest and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park. We take you to adventure the most charming tourist spots like Bwindi Impenetrable forest, Murchison Falls, Queen Elizabeth, Kibale forest, Kidepo Valley, Rwenzori Mountains, Mount Elgon, Semuliki and Lake Mburo National park. Our Uganda wildlife safaris lead you to game reserves, cultural sites, forests, lakes and rivers plus major historical sites and towns. Our African safari offers go beyond Uganda to countries like Rwanda, DR Congo, Kenya and Tanzania among others. If you are planning a holiday tour in Uganda, check out for our best packages and Let’s Go Travel Uganda and beyond together. Experience the most memorable prime tours and safaris in the Great Lakes region with us.
Tours in Uganda and Wildlife Safaris
A 3 Days Uganda tour to Murchison Falls is a thrilling holiday package for someone doing Safaris in Uganda. Activities during this safari include rhino trekking en route, game drive and boat cruise plus hiking to the spectacular Top of the Falls.
Kibale National Park is a home to 13 primate species in Uganda like chimps plus a variety of other animals. A 3 Days Uganda safari to Kibale forest will entail chimp trekking adventure and nature walk in the spectacular Bigodi Wetland Sanctuary.
Book a luxury Uganda Safari that entails flying trip to Murchison Falls National Park for a game drive, a boat cruise on River Nile and a hike to the Top of the Falls where you appreciate the fisnest nature. Expect lots of animals and birds.
Visit Bwindi Impenetrable National Park for gorilla safaris/4-day-bwindi-gorilla-trekking-wildlife-safari/trekking adventure and then transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park for a wonderful boat cruise on Kazinga channel and game drive safari.
This is an 8-days Uganda Primate Safaris taking you to Kibale for chimps trekking and Bwindi for a gorilla adventure. Bigodi Swamp nature plus a game drive in Queen Elizabeth National Park and Kazinga boat cruise are part of the safari.
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Gorilla Tours Uganda
Do gorilla tracking safaris in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park. There are over 15 gorilla groups in both gorilla parks for trekking by tourists everyday. Speedway Safaris gives you the cheapest safari prices to see gorillas in Uganda. With our best Uganda holiday safari packages, we mix gorilla treks with wildlife safaris, primates, cultural, community, nature and birding safaris. We assign the best professional safari guide(s) whose knowledge and guiding skills will offer you the best African safari experience. Make gorilla safari bookings today and take advantage or our budget tours in Uganda and Rwanda. Learn more about the gorilla trekking rules applicable in all the gorilla national parks. We select for you the best hotels and lodges and very nice safari vehicles to ensure that you have the best safari experience. As one of the best gorilla trekking company, we organize budget, mid-range and Luxury Uganda Safaris and Rwanda tours. For Uganda safaris, Rwanda holiday packages and Congo’s gorilla and Nyiragongo hiking, Contact us for single, family or group packages. Enquire Now for Details.
Uganda Safaris: African Wildlife Tours
Visit Uganda, the Pearl of Africa that is gifted by Nature and enjoy tremendous wildlife safari tours. Uganda is endowed with the Big Five animals, mountain gorillas, chimpanzee and numerous primate species, several wild mammals, reptiles and birds that are worth touring. Uganda is remarkable with 10 national parks and variety of wildlife reserves, water bodies like rivers, lakes, swamps and waterfalls, cultural and historical places which are basis for the country’s tourism activities. Speedway Safaris presents to you amazing shorter and longer holiday tours in Uganda in all budget categories. Our safari tours include gorilla trekking safaris, wildlife safaris, adventure tour, recreation outdoor activities, birding, mountain climbing, chimp safaris, water cruises, sport fishing, nature, community and cultural tours among others.
Frequently Asked Questions About Gorilla Trekking in Uganda, Rwanda or Congo
There are several Frequently Asked Questions about Gorilla Trekking in Uganda, Rwanda or Congo. Gorilla Trekking is a popular tour activity that many travelers enjoy in Africa. Gorilla safaris take place in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and Mgahinga National Park in Uganda, Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda and Virunga National Park in Congo. Tours to the mentioned park are some of the most prime safaris in the Great Lakes Regions today. Different potential tourists and researchers ask many numerous questions Gorilla Trekking at large and mountain gorillas in particular. As a responsible organizer of gorilla safaris in the region, Speedway Safaris has labored to enlist the questions on which relevant answers have been provided. To get answers to the Frequently asked questions on gorilla safaris, Read More.
Uganda Safari and Travel Questions and Answers
How much does a safari cost in Uganda?
The cost of a safari in Uganda is determined by the number of days, number of people in the trip plus the tour activities in the itinerary. This is a broader question on which one may not get a specific answer. Let us assume the cost may be for a simple 3 day safari to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. The cost should be around USD 1200 per person. But the ordinary one day tours or short safaris from Kampala may go between USD 150 to 950 person. Longer safari trips in Uganda range between USD 2000 to 6000 basing on the activities, the duration plus the accommodation categories. At Speedway Safaris, we customize tours to the clients’ need. The prices above are rough estimates but once you contact us, we shall work out an affordable package for you.
What is the best time of the year to visit Uganda?
You can visit Uganda all the year round, with temperatures hardly varying throughout the seasons. But, the country is considered at its best in the two dry seasons between December and February plus June and September or early October. During this time, weather conditions are predominantly good for trekking to see mountain gorillas, chimpanzees plus game safaris in the parks. Even animals are seen well at the water bodies coming for water during the boat cruise tours like in Murchison Falls, Queen Elizabeth and Lake Mburo National Park.
What are the 10 best safari destinations in Africa?
The 10 Best Safari Destinations in Africa include Bwindi Impenetrable Forest in Uganda, Chobe National Park in Botswana, Masai Mara National Reserve in Kenya and Hwange National Park in Zimbabwe. Others are Kruger National Park in South Africa, Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda and Serengeti National Park in Tanzania.
Which country in Africa is best for safari?
In Africa, some of the best countries for safaris include Uganda, Kenya, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, Rwanda and Mozambique among other. In these countries, expect to see the big five animals plus a variety of animals, birds and primates.
Are there lions in Uganda?
Yes Uganda has lions in some of it national parks. The Best Places to see Lions in Uganda in the wild include Kidepo Valley National Park and Murchison Falls National Park. Queen Elizabeth Park has lions in the main park and also in Ishasha Sector found in the south of the park. There are also lions in Lake Mburo National and in the Semuliki Wildlife Reserve, though not many.
What is the biggest game park in Uganda?
Murchison Falls National Park is the biggest of all 10 National Parks in Uganda. The park covers an estimated are of 3900 square kilometers. The park is known for game safaris, boat cruise, sport fishing, chimpanzee tracking plus nature tours including hiking to the famous top of the Falls.
How many national parks are in Uganda?
Uganda has 10 national parks which include Murchison falls national park which is the biggest followed by Queen Elizabeth national park. On the list is Bwindi impenetrable national park – the habitat to the endangered mountain gorillas, Kibale forest national park, the home to Chimpanzees and Lake Mburo national Park being the smallest. Mgahinga Gorilla National Park, Kidepo Valley National Park, Rwenzori Mountains National Park, Semuliki National Park and Mount Elgon National Park are also among the parks in the Pearl of Africa.
What are the Wildlife game reserves in Uganda?
There are several wildlife reserves in Uganda including Semuliki Wildlife Reserve, Aswa Lolim Game Reserve, Bokora Wildlife Reserve, Ajai game reserve, Bugungu game reserve, Matheniko game reserve, and Toro Semliki wildlife reserve. Others are Katonga Wildlife Reserve, Pian Upe Wildlife Reserve
Which is the biggest national park in East Africa?
Ruaha National Park is the biggest national park in Tanzania and also in Africa. The addition of the Usangu Game Reserve and other vital wetlands to the park in 2008 augmented its size to about 20,226 square kilometers (7,809 square miles), making it the largest park in Tanzania and East Africa as whole.