Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary

Uganda Attraction

The rhinos tread the grass in majestic grandeur, some are slow lazy steps and others are mini attempts to break into a run. They gather a mouthful of grass and chew on it gently as if to taste every straw, unaffected by tourists that lurk their sanctuary in a single file led by a ranger. You can include Rhino trekking as part of your Uganda safari to Murchison falls national park or on any of the longer Uganda tours that …

Amabere Ga Nyina Mwiru

Uganda Attraction

Amabere ga NyinaMwiru is a cultural site with remarkable history located in western Uganda in Fort portal town. It is located near Nyakasura School a few kilometers out of Fort portal town. You can stop by while on your tour to Semuliki national park for birding safari or viewing the hot springs, to kibale national park for chimpanzee trekking or to Queen Elizabeth national park for a wildlife safari and boat excursion. This rock is actually as a result of …

Hot springs

Uganda Attraction

If you are interested in learning about and experience the healing nature of hot springs then ask our driver guide while on your Uganda safari to take you to one which may be along your safari route. There are various hot springs located all over the country with notable ones in or near national parks. These are Kidepo valley national park, Mt Elgon national park, Rwenzori mountains national park, Semuliki national park, and a few kilometers outside Queen Elizabeth national …

Source of River Nile Jinja

Uganda Attraction

Uganda is the source of Rive Nile – the world’s longest river where the Nile starts its 4000 mile journey to the Mediterranean sea through Sudan and Egypt. The source of river Nile is located in Jinja about 1,5 hours from Kampala the capital city of Uganda. We offer one day Jinja trips for this excursion from the city.  Jinja is a hive of many other touristic activities for anyone interested in a weekend gateway from the bustle of the …

Tree Climbing Lions

Uganda Attraction

The famous tree climbing lions in Uganda are mainly found in the Ishasha sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park, western Uganda. This park is the most visited of all the Uganda parks. It is about 6 hours by road from Kampala, 1 hour flight from Entebbe and about 4,5 hours from Kigali. This sector is in the southern side of the park on the way to Bwindi impenetrable national park where you are able to have gorilla trekking safaris. It is …

Uganda’s Diverse Culture

Uganda Attraction

Uganda is a melting pot of different cultures and traditions. It was named the most diverse country on earth by a study from Harvard University. If you want to experience the ‘real’ Uganda then you will have to include cultural safaris on your itineraries or at least a visit to the local community either for over night stay or a few hours to explore their life, join in music and dance or simply enjoy the food. A visit to a …

Lake Bunyonyi

Uganda Attraction

The little lake is believed to be the second deepest lake in Africa after Lake Tanganyika. It is located in the ‘Switzerland of Uganda’ – a name given to it by Sir Winston Churchill upon his visit to the area. Lake Bunyonyi is dotted with 29 Islands with some inhabited and others not inhabited. Activities here include; Canoeing, Swimming, Bird watching and cultural tours

The Baha’i Temple

Uganda Attraction

The Baha’i faith has one temple per continent and for the African continent this temple is located in Uganda. The temple located on Kikaaya hill gives you views of the Suburbs of Kampala and beautiful scenery. For those interested in birds, it’s a good bird watching spot in the city.

Uganda Martyrs Shrine – Namugongo

Uganda Attraction

Somewhere in Uganda, in the small town of Namugongo is a magnificent site; the Uganda Martyrs Shrine a must visit for anyone interested in Uganda’s faith based tourism while on your Uganda safari for wildlife safaris, gorilla safaris, birding tours or cultural safaris in Uganda. It stands tall with the grandeur of an ancient Cathedral whose structural design derives its inspiration from the African Hut. This Basilica has 22 copper pillars over 100 feet long supporting the shrine, with the …

Lake Victoria Uganda

Uganda Attraction

So you have spent a good number of days hiking up the hills of Bwindi Impenetrable national Park on a gorilla trekking safari, you have been through the adventure of a game drive in Murchison falls National Park and still have a few days left before you leave Uganda; I have an idea for you, Lake Victoria: this lake is so many things to Uganda and the world at large. Statistically it is the second largest fresh water lake coming after …