Everybody loves Uganda safaris in winter and summer because they are perfect all year- days are warm, shinny and lazy inviting you to kick back and relax surrounded by natural scenery and water views. Whether you are looking for private tailor made tours, backpacking tours for group and family here are some of the best lake Uganda wildlife safaris. However, for those looking for ideas from specific national parks we suggest some of Uganda most appealing locations for gorillas, chimpanzee and wildlife safaris that are most loved and explored.
Murchison Falls National Park
The only place in Uganda to witness the Nile water battle as it squeezes itself through a wide gorge. Wildlife viewing is another amazing adventure that you will definitely enjoy during mornings and evening just after relaxing on the Nile with an afternoon boat cruise. Common spotted wildlife include the giraffe, lions, elephants, buffalos,kobs, Rhinos etc. Guests have the option of selecting from the various park tour activities day by day though all are unique and amazing. If you looking for a unique Uganda wildlife safari tour, Murchison falls national park is a great place to visit with lots of things to offer and do each day. The minimum days one can spend in Murchison falls relaxing is 2-3 days but if time permits why not take a full week vacation close to the Nile in the Pearl of Africa. Primate Lovers and bird watching specialists Budongo forest game reserve in Murchison falls has it all that will sparkle your day.
Queen Elizabeth National Park
Overlooking the lovely landscape of mountain Rwenzori and the Crater Lake, Queen Elizabeth is an exceptional park for leisure boat rides, wildlife viewing, chimpanzee trekking and bird watching. The Kazinga channel brings life back for those looking for leisure holidays on the lake. The channel has the highest concentration of Hippos, crocodiles and birds .Taking an afternoon boat cruise here adds values to a wonderful afternoon in the wilderness. Mornings and evening are for game drives and variety of wildlife can be spotted in including tree climbing lions of ishasha another Uganda safari highlight for all trips in the country. There are also several accommodation premises that include campsites, hostels, safari lodges and cottages.
Lake Mburo National Park
Located in a 3 hour drive distance from Kampala Uganda’s capital, Lake Mburo National Park offers fantastic short Uganda wildlife safaris to all tourists especially those with limited time to explore the Pearl of Africa. A fun weekend gateway from Kampala can be reached by road and those in love with horse riding it’s your place to be in Uganda. The park has a wide number of wildlife, birdlife and wonderful scenery.