Are you planning on booking safaris to Uganda? Uganda is endowed with beautiful things to look at and is one of Africa’s best safari destinations in Africa. Uganda is located in East Africa boarded by Tanzania, Kenya, Rwanda and DR Congo and it is referred to as the “The pearl of Africa”. Uganda has diverse wildlife, rare and endangered species, the Big Five, bird species, and Beautiful culture, the mountains, Lakes, Rivers, Forests and many others and you will have an amazing safari. Uganda is truly one of the best safari destinations, with its natural environments, you do not have to miss a safari here. The key spotlight of visiting Uganda is to see the endangered mountain gorillas where Uganda hosts half of the worlds remaining population. Book safari with Safari vacations and travel services to explore Uganda.
What Kind of safaris are available?
We do organize Luxury safaris and Budget safaris to all destinations in Uganda, Some include hiking safaris, gorilla safaris, chimpanzee safaris, Golden monkey safaris, game safaris, Cultural tours, city tours, Cruise safaris. You can participate in any of the safaris mentioned on a budget or Luxury option. Activity prices are same for all travelers whether on budget travel or luxury. We do organize tailor made safaris and group safaris as well and you can choose your best option any time. Contact us to turn your interest into a real dream itinerary in Uganda.
Is Uganda safe for travel?
Safety of clients is our number one priority while planning and booking safaris to Uganda, as a country security has always been enforced for safety of citizens and Visitors. Safari in Ugandan National Parks is very safe, Park rangers who are armed and guides always escort visitors as they participate in different tourism activities from charging and wild animals as well as any unpredicted circumstances.
There is also tourism police that works hand in hand with Uganda wildlife Authority against poaching and any bad vices in the communities around safari destinations. Hygiene in Lodges/Camps/Hotels is also a priority for safety and comfort of visitors. Visit Uganda for a safe and adventurous safari
When to book a safari to Uganda?
The best time for booking safaris to Uganda is during the dry months of December to February and then June to October during this time viewing wildlife is easy given the vegetation is not fully grown compared to wet seasons of March to May and Later October to November. Uganda can be visited throughout the year and you will be able to see the wildlife in all the national parks given and sometimes nature detects. We can keep in touch and keep you updated about anything concerning wildlife or your safari before your arrive. Kindly note in the wet season months, it is sometimes regarded as low season with few visitors and discounted rates which many be an advantage for you.
How to book a safari to Uganda.
All major activities like chimpanzee tracking, gorilla tracking, golden monkey tracking, Mountain Hiking, are required to be booked in advance , you will need to have permits secured in advanced to confirm that you have booked. Once you have your planned dates of travel confirmed we will need you to send us an email or contact us on WhatsApp at Safari Vacations and Travel Services so that we check for availability of permits online with the Uganda Wildlife Authority once we confirm availability for your planned dates we will let you know so that we can send you an invoice for you to make payment for the permits. Once the payment is done and we have received it on our account and go ahead and book your activities. You can pay the balance of your safari in later days before your safari date.
What is the cost of accommodation?
The accommodation options on booking safaris to Uganda are categorized in Budget, Mid-range and Luxury, these vary in prices, amenities and service. Depending on your interest and travel budget, you can choose the best option. Budget lodges in safari destinations range from USD50-USD100 per person per night, the midrange lodges/Camp range from USD150per person per night to USD200, and the Luxury lodges range from USD250-1000per person per night. We always recommend good and beautiful hotels per destination, rooms with en-suite bathroom and toilet, all amenities for a comfortable stay. Accommodation facilities should be booked in advance as rooms do sell out especially in the high season.
What is the cost of transportation?
Depending on the means you would like to us, the cost varies. We do organize flying safaris to different national parks in Uganda, this reduces hours of driving on the bumpy roads. The cost per flight to deferent airstrips ranges from USD200-500 one way. All flights depart Entebbe international Airport or Kajjansi airstrip to different airstrips, some Airplanes only take up to 4 individuals, there are both scheduled and charter domestic flights.
The cost of transport also is determined by the kind of vehicle you choose to us, we do have safari Super customs/Van with pop-up which range from USD100-150 per day with guide, Safari land cruisers also range from USD150-250 per day. We do provide drinking water for the whole safari in the vehicle, Air conditioning and Comfort of vehicles. We will also estimate for you the fuel required for the whole safari depending on how many day you would like to spend. The more the people in the vehicle, the transport cost reduces per person.
Contacting Safari Vacations and Travel service?
At Safari Vacations and Travel Services we are well set to host tourists with various SOPs put in place in-line with WHO for the safety and health of our clients, we ready to organize your safari following precautions set to prevent the spread of COVID and ensure you do your safari safely and successfully. Safari Travel Services and its team bring you closer than ever to the wonders Uganda and Rwanda have to offer. From Chimpanzee trekking to the chimpanzee habituation in Kibale, cultural tours and wildlife viewing in Uganda, we have everything you need to make your first or occurring experience in the region a memorable one. Click here for a complete list of our entire packages, and in case you have any questions, please click here to get in touch with us.