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Private Uganda Tours 2024/2025

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How to Plan Your Uganda Tour?

Best Time to Visit: December to February
Major Cities for International Flights: Entebbe
Visa: Most travelers entering Uganda need to apply and obtain a visa online in advance. Some nationalities do not need a visa to Uganda. You can check with your local Uganda Embassy.
Money Tips: The shilling is the currency of Uganda. You can use Visa debit card only in big cities. We suggest you bring cash and exchange money in Kampala. US dollars are also accepted in Uganda for your personal expenses and tips. (Note: US Dollars should be issued within 10 years.)
  • 3-5 Days
    Plan your Uganda tour to visit the Queen Elizabeth National Park and go gorilla trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. The chimpanzee trekking in Kibale National Park and a city sightseeing tour in Kampala are also essential parts if you have 5 days more.
  • 6-10 Days
    You can take a wildlife safari in Uganda: hike in Elgon Mountain, game drive in Kidepo Valley National Park, visit the Murchison Falls National Park, take a Nile boat cruise, experience rhino trekking in Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary and have a Uganda community cultural tour.
  • 11 Days or More
    Expand your Uganda tours to all highlight national parks and take a long safari. Or to combine Uganda safari with another country like Rwanda or Congo will also be a good choice.

Trip Planning FAQs

Where and how to go gorilla trekking in Uganda?
Most gorilla trekking in Uganda takes place in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. To go gorilla trekking, visitors should be no less than 15 years old and healthy. If the visitor gets sick, he or she will be not allowed to do that, to protect the gorillas from being infected. Besides, the gorilla permit is required as only 8 people can trace each gorilla family every day. You need to buy it in advance as they are always under great demand. We are happy to help you on the gorilla permit and trekking.
What is the standard language in Uganda?
The official languages in Uganda are English and Kiswahili.
What is the climate in Uganda?
The climate of Uganda is pleasant all year round compared with other nearby African countries. The yearly average temperature is 22.3℃(73℉).
Is there any vaccination required for tour in Uganda?
Several vaccinations are recommended by PHAC and WHO for travelling to Uganda. They are hepatitis A, hepatitis B, Typhoid, Cholera, and Yellow Fever. The Yellow Fever is compulsive and please remember to bring a certificate to show that you have already get injected 10 days ago.
What should I wear when taking Uganda tours?
It will be a little hot during daytime. You are suggested to wear light clothes. In the evening, for some high altitude places like Bwindi National Park, Kabale, Lake Bunyonyi, it will be a bit cool and sweaters are recommended.

When you do safari in the mountains, remember to bring sunglasses, hat, sun cream, mosquito repellent, waterproof coat, etc.
Is it safe to travel in Uganda?
Yes, it is very safe in Uganda. Uganda people are friendly and hospitable. The national parks are safe to visit as they are protected by the government rangers. Tourism industry is the crucial part to the country’s economy. Therefore, the safety of travelers are the most important thing. Besides, your professional driver guide will accompany you the whole trip.
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