Uganda is a cultural melting pot with over 40 tribes and languages. This trip will bring you close to the Batwa, an indigenous tribe that is believed to be the original inhabitants of the forests in the Albertine region and the Virunga volcanoes found in DR Congo, Rwanda, and Uganda. You will also choose to hike one of the three virunga’s i.e Mt Sabyinyo, Mt Gahinga or Mt Muhavura.
This 8 day Uganda culture and gorilla safari will offer you two prime experiences of Uganda. Your first stop will be an experience of being face to face with the rare mountain gorillas in Bwindi impenetrable forest. The journey to the mountain gorillas is fulfilling with spectacular views of terraced hills of Kigezi. After this experience, you will visit a community to experience the life for everyday Ugandans in their community and remnants of the cultural practices.
If you are craving adventure with culture then this trip is for you. On this 9 day culture and hiking tour, you will get the best of both experiences. Your first experience will be with local communities in the countryside by the slopes of Mt Elgon. There after you will spend 4 days hiking and experiencing the beautiful Mt Elgon with its views of waterfalls,vegetation, and caves.
The 18-day safari will give you an authentic Uganda experience. Experience Ugandans in their everyday errands and ice it up with plenty of wildlife and scenic landscapes. Expect to engage with the locals as you learn about their culture with opportunities of cooking the tribal delicacies, dance, and crafts. Addition to this cultural experiences will be Gorilla, and Chimp trekking experiences, boat cruises, and game drives that will bring you close to Rhinos, Lions, Hippos, Buffaloes, Elephants and several bird species.
The 21-day safari will give you unedited Uganda experience. Experience Ugandans in their everyday errands and ice it up with plenty of wildlife and scenic landscapes. You will have rich culture engagements where you will have opportunities of cooking the tribal delicacies, dance, and crafts. Gorilla, and Chimp trekking experiences, several waters falls, boat cruises, and game drives that will bring you close to Rhinos, Lions, Hippos, Buffaloes, Elephants and several bird species will be a good mix for this cultural tour. This journey gives you…
Uganda is home to over 40 tribes and languages within its borders each with a unique cultural practices, music, dance and food. In instances where the food is similar, it is sometimes prepared differently and have certain different flavors and rituals. There are different kingdoms currently existing but with no political powers, namely Buganda, Bunyoro, Tooro, Busoga, and the defunct Ankole Kingdom.