UGANDA BEING ONE OF THE BEST COUNTRY TO VISIT IN AFRICA 2020
Are you planning on visiting Africa in 2020, Uganda which is named the pearl of Africa is the best country to visit in Africa 2020. The land locked country was gifted with a lot of tourists potential attractions across all its corners and this has made it stand out from many African countries with its diverse flora and fauna, beautiful hills and valleys, Lakes, Mountain Rwenzori, Crater lakes, Wildlife and primate life all open for visitors throughout the year.
The life changing and unique sceneries in the country makes it one of the best country to visit in Africa and thus any visitor willing to travel Africa should include Uganda on his/her priority list given the fact that there is a much more friendly atmosphere with warm tropical climate that ranges from 25-29 c (77-84 F) with the hottest days in December to February, friendly and peaceful people who have the best hospitality towards travelers who come to Uganda.
Among the things you need know upon the country which makes it unique and adverse to explore may include but not least to the following.
Chimpanzee Trekking and wildlife safari
Chimpanzee are the next close cousins to human beings sharing 95% human DNA, these close relatives have been habituated and open to be trekked by visitors all year round, there several places in Uganda where you can go for chimp trekking and these include the famous Kibale National Park which has been regarded as the best National Park in Africa to trek wild but habituated chimpanzee, amidst that you can be able to sport other wildlife primates in the jungle like black & white colobus, red tailed monkey or the grey cheeked mangabey, plenty of Birds and other attractions, other chimpanzee trekking destinations include; Kalinzu Forest near Queen Elizabeth National Park which is the 2nd best area in Uganda for Chimpanzee Trekking, Budongo Forest, Kyambura Gorge in Queen Elizabeth and The Semuliki Wildlife Reserve
Uganda is one of the few countries that inhabit the remaining worlds Mountain gorillas with half of the entire Mountain gorilla population. These endangered species are found in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park which was gazetted in 1992 and recognized as a world heritage site in 1994 and Mgahinga National Park all found in southwestern part of the country. The unique experience on an encounter with these primates has increased over the years and apparently there over 19 habituated gorilla families open for trekking to visitors all year. This unique experience makes the country the best country to visit in Africa 2020 with 95% chances of meeting these primates in their natural habitat that any other wildlife adventure.
Uganda is the best country in Africa to enjoy game viewing, the country has plenty of wildlife areas with highest concentration of wildlife, places like Queen Elizabeth National Park, Kidepo Valley National Park, Murchison Falls National Park, Lake Mburo National Park. All these places are a home to several species of animals and these can be well spotted out in the open grassland of the park. Animals like buffaloes, zebras, leopard, elephants, Rhinos, Burch ell’s zebra and Eland, the big five large carnivores including game lion and tree-climbing lions hovering on the branches of very old fig trees. All these can be evidenced through expertized safari vacations & travel services guide who will help in spotting and giving relative information while on game drive.
Hike and explore the magical trails of Rwenzori Mountain, Mount Elgon or the three distinctive mountains of the larger Virunga ranges that is Mount Sabyinyo, Muhabura and Gahinga. The trails are worthwhile while walking through the terrains and as well be able to view other wildlife, plenty of birds with distinctive views of landscape cross the area.
The country is gifted with a lot of birding destinations which range from viewing forest birds and water birds. The country has over 1040 recorded species of birds. Every national park in Uganda has impressive bird life. There is a variety of bird species even in the smallest and remotest parks. Here several birds which you will enjoy to see including Brown chested pullover, Karamoja Apalis, African green Broadbill, Purcell’s illadopsis, Shoe bill stork, Black bee eater, Ruwenzori turaco, Green-breasted pitta and Red fronted anti pecker, flamingoes, African skimmer, Lesser Swamp-warbler, papyrus Gonolek, African Pygmy-goose, Black-billed Barbet, Red-necked Falcon, Pelicans, black bee-eater, Black-chinned Quail-finch, white-winged warbler, Blue-breasted Bee-eater, shoebill stork among others
White Water Rafting
Explore the World’s longest river on a Full day Rafting Experience with White Water Rafting, white water enthusiasts have been rafting here for over 10 years. The white water rafting is done in paddle‐rafts, each person joins as a member of a team and a professional guide captains the team
How safe is Uganda?
Uganda is ranked among the safest, with good political stability, a strong united security force and above all the pleasing hospitable citizens. Uganda is free from wars and internal conflicts which makes it safe to visit at any time thus rated as one of the safest country in Africa having 99% of visitors who come and leave the country without any instability incident which makes it the best country to visit in Africa 2020
Best time to visit Uganda (The Pearl of Africa)
Uganda being one of the best country to visit in Africa 2020 has the perfect weather coupled with two seasons with dry months of December, January and February, June, July, August and September which are best for game viewing and visiting other attractions, sightseeing and parks within the country. The wet months with in the country as well include; March, April, May, October and November and in tourism this time is regarded as low season since there is a lot of rainfall within most parks and regions within the country.
Deciding where to go in Africa comes down to who you are and what you want to experience. The best way to figure out where to go in Africa in 2020 (and beyond) is to talk to a friendly expert. Safari Vacations & Travel Services Ltd is here to help you find the right safari trip to the best destination in Africa