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Uganda Tours & Holidays

Travel solo as part of a group tour to Uganda and experience life changing adventures

Discover The Wonders Of Uganda

Venturing on a journey to Uganda opens up a world brimming with towering mountains, expansive savannas, teeming wildlife, and tranquil lakes. From the enchanting encounters with gorillas in the misty forests of Bwindi, the bustling city life of Kampala, the stunning vistas of the Rwenzori Mountains, to the diverse ecosystem of Queen Elizabeth National Park – Uganda is a haven of remarkable experiences. Envision yourself coming face-to-face with a mountain gorilla, trekking through the Rwenzoris – the Mountains of the Moon, exploring the source of the Nile, or spotting the Big Five on a traditional safari drive. With its rich natural diversity and a vibrant culture, Uganda presents an adventure that appeals to every kind of traveller.

Uganda At A Glance

CAPITAL CITY

Kampala (population 1.507 million)

POPULATION

45.85 million

CURRENCY

Ugandan Shilling

LANGUAGE

Swahili, English, Ganda

TIME ZONE

(GMT+03:00) Nairobi

CALLING CODE

+256

ELECTRICITY

Type G

TOP THINGS TO SEE IN Uganda

Bwindi Impenetrable National Park ( ) ( )

Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Famous for its gorilla tracking experience, this dense rainforest is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Kampala

Kampala

The bustling capital of Uganda, teeming with spirited markets, historical sites, and a rich cultural scene.

Rwenzori Mountains

Rwenzori Mountains

Often referred to as the “Mountains of the Moon”, Rwenzori offers an adventurous trek amidst its snow-capped peaks.

Queen Elizabeth National Park

Queen Elizabeth National Park

Home to a myriad of wildlife, including elephants, lions, hippos, and more than 600 bird species.

OUR ADVENTURE Trips & TOURS IN Uganda

STARTING FROM £3995

Immerse yourself in Uganda, the Pearl of Africa. Encounter diverse wildlife, including endangered mountain gorillas, and explore stunning landscapes like Lake Victoria and the Rwenzori Mountains. Engage with welcoming locals, experience vibrant culture, and contribute to sustainable tourism. Uganda offers a captivating adventure that will leave you with unforgettable memories.

9 Days from:
£3995
Challenge Rating:
Rating Two

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Uganda FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Uganda can be visited year-round, but the best wildlife viewing months are during the dry seasons: June to August and December to February.

The official currency is the Ugandan Shilling. Currency can be exchanged at banks, Forex bureaus, or may be withdrawn from ATMs in larger towns.

Most visitors to Uganda must obtain a visa, either on arrival or online through the e-Visa system. Always check the latest visa requirements for your nationality before travel.

Key attractions in Uganda include Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Kampala, the Rwenzori Mountains, and Queen Elizabeth National Park.

While Uganda is generally safe for tourists, it’s always advisable to take usual safety precautions, especially in crowded places and while using local transport.

Though Luganda and English are the official languages of Uganda, English is widely spoken across the country, especially in tourist areas and by younger people.

We advise you to check with your local travel clinic 4-6 months prior to departure to see what is required. Also check the Travel Health Pro Website

Tap water in Uganda is not recommended for drinking. We recommend taking a filtered water bottle on your travels.

Ugandan cuisine features dishes such as matooke (banana dish), luwombo (steamed meat), and posho (cornmeal porridge).

Ugandans are known for their politeness and hospitality. Respectful behaviour towards elders and adherence to dress codes, especially in religious places, are appreciated.

Unquestionably! From trekking in the Rwenzori Mountains, gorilla and chimpanzee tracking in the national parks, to white water rafting on the Nile, Uganda presents a perfect setting for adventure tourists.