The amazing Safaris of Uganda

Adesua Emmanuel 6 August

 

Uganda is a beautiful country filled with fun destination spots for all lovers of animals and nature. It has many nature gold spots that would provide a unique thrill for all lovers of art, beauty, and wildlife. A beautiful landlocked country in central Africa, it has a plethora of diverse climates, landscapes and rich wildlife that would provide a unique thrill for all involved. In recent years Uganda has been marred by humanitarian crisis rising from conflicts in the north and the presidents insistent hold on power. Nevertheless, this country provides wonderful wildlife attractions for all interested. This article would cover beautiful safari spots in this country, wonderful attractions, and what to do to have a memorable time. All visits to Uganda and its beautiful wildlife should start with a visit to its renowned mountain gorilla sanctuary; The remote Bwindi impenetrable national park.

Uganda is a beautiful country filled with fun destination spots for all lovers of animals and nature. It has many nature gold spots that would provide a unique thrill for all lovers of art, beauty, and wildlife. A beautiful landlocked country in central Africa, it has a plethora of diverse climates, landscapes and rich wildlife that would provide a unique thrill for all involved. In recent years Uganda has been marred by humanitarian crisis rising from conflicts in the north and the presidents insistent hold on power. Nevertheless, this country provides wonderful wildlife attractions for all interested. This article would cover beautiful safari spots in this country, wonderful attractions, and what to do to have a memorable time. All visits to Uganda and its beautiful wildlife should start with a visit to its renowned mountain gorilla sanctuary; The remote Bwindi impenetrable national park.

 

 

The Bwindi Forest:  

 

Found in the Kanugu district in south-western Uganda in the Bwindi forest, this area is one of the most biologically diverse areas on earth, and it contains more than half of the world population of endangered mountain lions living in their habitat at their full splendour.  It has also been designated as a world heritage site by UNESCO. This park is blessed with rich biodiversity from hosting a large population of mammals, birds, and reptiles, it also boasts a rich plant diversity and provides a haven for endangered species. This park provides a sanctuary for Columbus monkeys, mountain gorillas, and beautiful birds such as hornbills and turacos. For all visitors with a beautiful sense of adventure, gorilla tracking promises them fun and more, although all tourists who want to go on this trip of adventure would need to get a permit, this park and few other sites in Rwanda DRC are the only places for you to visit mountain gorillas so be rest assured you are in for a privileged fun experience, other wonderful attractions include guided walks including a trip to a beautiful waterfall, walks for monkey watching and since this park has a uniquely diverse bird population you can also book a trip for birds watching and I am sure in all you would have a beautiful experience.

 

Murchison Falls Park

 

Another stunning natural attraction in this beautiful country would be the Murchison falls national park, Uganda's largest national park it is renowned for the Murchison falls which is formed by the Victoria Nile River, also found in the park are the karuma falls. These falls provide a stunning sight for all intending visitors and it is one of the highlights of this country. This park also boasts of a wide variety of mammals and crocodiles, also found in this park are rare varieties of birds and reptiles. It is also a lion conservation site. Elephants and hippos are amongst the amazing wildlife you will see in this beautiful attraction which would always ensure all visitors to this park have a fun time. From water games, to photo sessions to rare animal views this park would provide an unforgettable experience.  

 

Uganda is a beautiful country filled with many wildlife attractions, from wildlife parks with unique flora and fauna and endangered animal species, this nation would always offer a special unique thrill for all lovers of nature and wildlife. Trust me, all the beautiful wildlife attractions in this country cannot be treated in a short article but you can be exposed to enough for you to know this is a special country and if you embark on this journey, it would be a wonderful trip that would leave a special mark on your heart.

 

 

Sipi Falls:  

 

Another fun attraction is sipi falls, found in Eastern Uganda, this beautiful attraction is a dream spot for all lovers of hiking, nature and the beauty it provides, it has three distinct falls found at different elevations, it is situated at the edge of the Mount Elgon national park and is a popular romantic for all hikers to the summit of this mountain, you can simply hike to the top of this mountain and enjoy the views and beauty all around you and I am sure the beauty these beautiful parks provide would surely blow your mind away. 

 

The Kibale national park

 

Another worthy mention is the Kibale national park, found in western Uganda and home to Uganda's largest population of chimpanzees this beautiful forest park which is continuous with the queen Elizabeth park is home to a large number of diverse endangered primates as well as rare species such as the L’horest monkey, there are also occasional sightings of buffalos, leopards, and other exotic animal species. For all lovers of animals and nature, these sights would ensure you have a good time. A mention of Uganda's wildlife attractions would not be complete without a mention of the beautiful queen Elizabeth national park, this park is renowned for its wildlife which includes African buffalos, warthogs, African bush elephants, lions, chimpanzees and so much more it is home to 95 mammal species and over 500 bird species. It is also famous for its tree-climbing lions. It has some beautiful volcanic features for all who might be interested, these include cones, crates, and crater lakes. There are also beautiful side attractions for visitors to this park these attractions include exquisite park lodges, games, beautiful landscape views, and boat launches. In all lovers of nature and wildlife would surely revel in the beauty this park offers to all willing explorers. Quick research into Uganda's wildlife attractions would bring up many forest and wildlife sanctuaries as ideal spots for you to visit, while these parks are beautiful and would give you a memorable experience.

 

Lake Bunyonyi:

 

a visit to lake bunyonyi would provide an alternate and beautiful experience, found in south-western Uganda, this beautiful lake and its surrounding hills are popular for its rich biodiversity which includes over 200 bird species which include both water birds and migratory birds, which makes it ideal for all bird lovers, swimming, boat rides, and cruises are also some fun activities you can participate in, in this beautiful place. This area also filled with different hikes and nature walks all of which provide a unique mix of nature and pleasure. It is also a deeply traditional area where you would surely be exposed to the beautiful culture of the people, you can plan stopovers in the bakiga cultural museum and many ancient blacksmith sites, there are also many nearby villages you can visit for a full cultural experience.