There are a number of reasons as to why anyone might choose Uganda as their ideal destination for the year 2020.
One of the reasons might be influence from friends who have just completed a trip to Uganda.
Irrespective of the reasons, you might only have a vague image of Uganda only based on trivia information and experiences provided by those friends or TripAdvisor reviews.
Uganda is majorly accessed via Entebbe airport, and due to jet lag, you might need a calm place to relax and Entebbe is the best place for that if not Kampala.
The sounds of monkeys, birds, and trees on a windy day will fill the atmosphere opening you up to a still environment that cannot be found elsewhere in the world.
Anyone who has heard of river Nile has obviously heard of Lake Victoria somewhere in the middle of the same conversation.
However, this does not mean that Lake Victoria is all about river Nile; there is more to experience and learn about the biggest freshwater lake in Africa.
Your experience of this lake will much be determined from which location you approach it from; in case you are in Entebbe, it will be a gate away point to some of the most amazing islands in Uganda.
These include but not limited to Ngamba Island, Bulaga island, Ssese Island among other islands.
Ngamba Island is the home for orphaned and rescued chimpanzees from trafficking. It is one of the leading destinations to learn about the chimpanzees in regard to their emotions, IQ, and behaviors.
There are over 84 islands in the bucket of Ssese islands. These all vary in sizes, population, flora, and fauna.
Not all these islands have sand beaches as it is commonly alleged, but there are some islands in this bracket that are incomparable to anything you have ever seen.
One of these islands is pineapple bay commonly known as a honeymoon destination. Anyone who considers traveling to Uganda for honey, pineapple bay should not miss on your itinerary.
White Sand beaches, early morning breeze and other moments that can only be experienced.
African wear is one of the most understanding things not only Uganda but Africa at large has to offer.
These come in every crafty form you can ever think of; from shoes to bags, to souvenirs, art and a lot more.
Kampala has more than 5 craft villages where creativity in the African craft is exhibited. Even when you do not intend to buy anything from what is displayed; there is a story worth being told and carried on through experience and exposure when you visit these craft shops.
If you are a fan of Ted talks, it has already been clarified through several African centered talks that Africa is not a country; it is a continent with over 55 countries.
However, this is not all that you should know about Africa. One of the 56 countries on the African continent is Uganda, with over 50 tribes.
Uganda is known all over the world for its distinctive falls, this is because of its scenic uniqueness.
Among these is the Murchison falls, Niagara Falls among several other falls. But beyond these scenic distinctions; lies backstories that will make you appreciate the communities around these falls.
It is often these backstories that create a distinction in depth which also makes it worthwhile to visit these destinations.
Ssezibwa falls also has both a traditional and legendary back story that is worth your discovery alongside its scenic beauty.
According to the National Forestry Authority, Uganda is losing large chunks of forest cover. Several measures are being undertaken to ensure the forest cover in Uganda is preserved.
Uganda is a small country but, to a traveler, there is a lot to explore. Let us help you organize your Uganda safari and make it a memorable one. Contact us for any inquiries.