September starts the second rainy season of the year, as it begins from southern Uganda, proceeding to the northern part of Uganda, however it us not that perfect month to visit national parks or doing gorilla tracking, but if are willing to stand the rains which makes roads and almost impassable and its difficult to trek gorillas as they are found in the mountainous areas then you will in position to save on the accommodation and other services which are at low costs during this period.
Uganda is among the world’s most bio-diverse countries and is home to 13 types of primates and about 330 mammals, of which 6 of them are endemic to Uganda, and about 1040 bird species, and it always features wide range of landscapes, from Africa’s highest mountain range and the source of the river Nile the world’s longest river, the Nile river.
Uganda is unquestionably the pearl of Africa as the statement was done by the famous British Prime Minister Winston Churchill in 1907 and this is witnessed when you visit Uganda as you will see the magnificence and profusion colours or wonderful bird life, reptiles in huge numbers.
A good number of travellers think of Kenya and Tanzania when it comes to East African Safaris, Uganda got the mountain gorillas that these neighbours don’t have. Uganda as a country is a home of almost a half of world’s mountain gorilla population. And trekking and tracking these great gentle giants in their natural habitat is indeed a life time experience among the wildlife experiences on the globe and the leading reason why Uganda receives tourists from all over the world. And again Uganda is among those few countries on the African continent where you can go for Chimpanzee tracking in the deep forests and this too is a fascinating adventure that you will forever be cemented in your mind.
September is ordinarily tipped as the end of the dry season, though depending on when the short rains arrive it may be with down pours in your entire safari, gorilla treks in Bwindi impenetrable forest national park and Mgahinga gorilla national park usually continues whether it rains or not, so continue and prepare you the wet but rewarding hike or trek.
If you are so lucky and you get a total dry month, then wildlife will be quite easy to trek and spot as they feed on the vegetation and the fact that the water sources will be drying at this period in the season and this means the animals will gather around the remaining water sources for refreshing.
Kibale forest national park is the only poor national park in this month of September in terms of weather. And if you were planning a chimpanzee trekking safari in this month of September, for your best experience, we highly advise you consider other months of January and February as well as June and July which are the best seasons for tracking the chimpanzees.
Usually, Uganda’s temperatures stay stable even though the will be little rains, implying that no matter what the time of the year you travel, be assured of a variety of alternatives for your unbeatable wildlife experiences.
Get in touch with Safari Vacations And Travel Services for up to date information about your Uganda safari in September and weather updates, we assist you in planning your safari and securing the trekking permits.