ABOUT UGANDA SAFARIS & TOURS
Whether you prefer a Gorilla tracking safari in Uganda wildlife safari in Uganda, cultural tours, walking & hiking safaris in Uganda, Africa adventure vacation holidays,Uganda mountain climbing safaris and agricultural experiential tours, we guide you to explore the country on Long Uganda Wildlife Safaris, Short Uganda Wildlife Safaris, or just help out with your Car rental needs and safari trip advise in Uganda National parks of Uganda and Rwanda.
Uganda safaris & tours will expose you to Uganda the Pearl of Africa, positioned in the East Africa and a member of the East African Federation that is comprised of five countries including Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda and Burundi. Geographically, Uganda lies along the coordinates of 1 00N, 32 00E with coverage of 236,040 Sq. Km and uses Kenya and Tanzania to get to the coast for her export and import business. In terms of Altitude, Lake Albert at 621m is the lowest point in Uganda while Margarita peak on Mount Rwenzori 5,109m is the highest point in the country. Since Uganda lies along the equator, the country experiences both wet and dry seasons with two rain seasons in a year. In Uganda, most of its population still living in rural areas and practicing ordinary methods of production/farming. Crops are produced on subsistence scale with few of the farmers undertaking lucrative commercial agricultural ventures. We will tailor your Uganda safari tour holiday to your individual needs, taking into account your special Africa adventure safari in Uganda but you can also book one of our pre-designed popular Uganda safaris packages or even join any of our group fixed scheduled Uganda safari packages to cut costs and interact with travelers from different parts of the world if you wish!.
We will tailor your Uganda safari tour holiday to your individual needs, taking into account your special Africa adventure safari in Uganda but you can also book one of our pre-designed popular Uganda safaris packages or even join any of our group fixed scheduled Uganda safari packages to cut costs and interact with travelers from different parts of the world if you wish!
We are the most trusted Uganda Safari Company to plan and organize your dream ultimate African safari to Uganda and welcome you to Uganda right from the airport.
UGANDA SAFARI TOUR OPTIONS
Uganda is the Pearl of Africa and her nature gifts of unique untouched authentic attractions including but not limited to the biggest number of Gorillas in the whole world-above 480, biggest number of Chimpanzees in the whole world about 1400, the big 5 among other wildlife, 1061 bird species-the world`s biggest number , a rich culture of 56 tribes, beautiful scenery and ever green and lush vegetation, Africa`s 3rd tallest mountain-Rwenzori Mountains, the world`s biggest fresh water body-Lake Victoria, the source of the world`s longesting river-River Nile, lovely weather and loving people all give travellers a chance to undertake a variety of safaris in Uganda e.g Uganda Gorilla trekking safari tours, Chimp trekking safari tours, Uganda Birding safari tours, Uganda culture tours, recreational safaris, photographic Uganda tours, Uganda Wildlife safari tours, Honeymoon safari holidays in Uganda, Mountain climbing Uganda safaris etc.
BEST SELLING UGANDA SAFARI TOUR PACKAGES
PLANNING A UGANDA SAFARI WITH US
We take care of all your safari needs using our immense safari management experience accrued over the years and shared with all our clients that we serve.
Your safari accommodation is booked on time, vehicles are sound and at your convenience and we provide you with a private well trained professional safari guide available at your service at all times throughout the safari.
Take a look through the services that make us the Prime choice Uganda safari tour operator for many travelers` the world over. Look at some of our famous safari itineraries below or just customize your safari as you want it! at Prime Uganda Safaris & Tours, we shall offer you the ultimate Africa safari memories in Uganda!
COUNTRY FACTS AT GLANCE
Uganda is one of the five countries that make up the East African Federation lying along the geographical coordinates of 1 00N, 32 00E covering an area of 236,040 Sq. Km. It is a land locked country using Kenya and Tanzania to get access to the coast of Indian Ocean for her import and export business. The lowest point is Lake Albert at 621m while the highest point is Margarita peak on Mount Stanley (Rwenzori Mountains) at 5,109m above sea-level. By lying along the equator, her climatic conditions are favorable with alternating wet and dry seasons throughout the year.
Uganda visa exempted countries:
Angola, Antigua, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Burundi, Comoros, Cyprus, Eritrea, Fiji, Gambia, Grenada, Italy (Diplomatic Passport holders only), Jamaica, Ireland, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Malta, Mauritius, Madagascar, Rwanda, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, St. Vincent and Grenadines, Swaziland, Tanzania, Tonga, Vanuatu, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
FACTS ABOUT UGANDA
Country Name: Uganda
Country’s Capital city: Kampala
Date of Independence: October 9th 1962
Current President: H.E Yoweri Kaguta Museveni
Population: 34.9 million people (2014 Census)
Life Expectancy: 54.5 for males & 57.1% for females.
Population Growth: 3.3%
Ugandan Area in Total: 236,040km2
Water surface: 36,339 km2
Land surface: 199,710 km2
Religions: Roman Catholic 41.9%, Protestant 42% (Anglican 35.9%, Pentecostal 4.6%, Seventh-Day Adventist 1.5%), Muslim 12.1%, other 3.1%, none 0.9%.
Languages: English (official), Swahili (official), Luganda, Runyakitara, Luo among others.
Currency: Uganda Shillings
Time Zone: GMT/UTC +3
Minerals: Oil & gas, Cobalt, copper, Gold, Uranium, Limestone, Salt etc.
Agriculture: coffee, tea, cotton, tobacco, cassava (manioc, tapioca), potatoes, corn, millet, pulses, cut flowers; beef, goat meat, milk, poultry.
Industry: Coffee, Brewing, Cement, Sugar factories, steel production etc.
Uganda has 65 tribes that are spread across the country with differing traditions and practices not forgetting their setting.