PLACES TO VISIT IN UGANDA – UGANDA SAFARI PARKS
Uganda; the Pearl of Africa is a naturally endowed destination marked with incredible scenic landscapes, great bio-diversity, culture & heritage.
Stretching from the extensive savannah landscapes of Kidepo Valley National Park in the far north east with remarkable classic wild-game to the mist covered dense forests of Bwindi dubbed impenetrable with a minimum of 400 Mountain Gorillas which is close to a half of their world population, the climate and vegetation contrast provides a rich habitat for diverse species that combine to make Uganda a beyond the ordinary destination.
Talk of Southern white Rhinos in Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary, Big four experience and other classic wild game in Kidepo, Murchison, Queen Elizabeth & Lake Mburo National Parks, Chimpanzees in Kibale, Budongo, Kalinzu Semuliki & Kyambura gorge, Mountain Gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable & Mgahinga Gorilla National Parks among others present a rich wildlife experience that combine to make Uganda Safaris very outstanding.
For adventure enthusiasts, Mount Rwenzori – Africa’s third highest Mountain with snowcapped peaks rising to 5,109m above sea level, Mount Elgon – the fourth highest in East Africa 4321m and the three peaks of the eight Virunga Volcanoes present memorable Uganda Mountaineering tours. Uganda with over 56 tribal groups and great history of the Chwezi people is one of most culturally diverse countries in the world with great heritage sites, tribal customs, festivities and traditions. The IK in Kidepo, Batwa people in south western Uganda, Baganda, Bagisu among others offer lasting cultural tours in Uganda.
LIST OF CHEAP AFFORDABLE PLACES TO VISIT IN UGANDA
This is an extinct volcano located on Uganda’s eastern border with Kenya. The mountain boasts numerous interesting features including gorges, ancient caves, waterfalls and hot springs. Birdlife is abundant
WHERE TO STAY ON YOUR SAFARI IN UGANDA
Kampala as Capital City of Uganda has a stylish collection of individually designed hotels offering first-class accommodation services across the city. Modern function spaces are flexible for conferences, exhibitions and private event use, and are equipped with WI-Fi integration and most importantly, natural daylight or high specification intelligent lighting in all suites. The city is served with all types of accommodations right from luxury/upmarket, Mid-range to Budget hotels as seen below;Kampala Serena Hotel is an inspirational blend of 5-star polish, pan-African panache, social style and business reliability. Strategically located at the Centre of Kampala Business district, Kampala Serena hotel sprawls on 7.2 acres of landscaped grounds and water gardens. An oasis of cool and green, encircled by the seven hills of Kampala, the hotel is focal point for regional, national, business ,political and social life
Entebbe International Airport is the main international airport in Uganda and is located near the town of Entebbe, which is situated on the shores of Lake Victoria, Africa’s largest lake. Other attractions in the area include the Entebbe Wildlife Education Center, the Entebbe Golf Course and the Sesse Islands. There are several hotels located near these attractions and within 5 minutes of the airport.Entebbe International Airport is the main international airport in Uganda and is located near the town of Entebbe, which is situated on the shores of Lake Victoria, Africa’s largest lake. Other attractions in the area include the Entebbe Wildlife Education Center, the Entebbe Golf Course and the Sesse Islands. There are several hotels located near these attractions and within 5 minutes of the airport.
Jinja is the second largest towns in Uganda and the former industrial town of Uganda. Jinja described as adventure capital of Uganda is endowed with a number of tourist attractions and place where the world’s longest river “The Nile River” sets of its course of 90 days to the Mediterranean Sea in Egypt.
Jinja is located about 80kms East of Kampala Uganda’s capital city and is accessible by road, and air in small air craft and a number of tourists visit to see the sources of the Nile, to do Birding in Uganda’s Mabira forest, Bunjee jumping on the Nile, Sunset Cruise on the Nile, White water rafting and spot fishing.
This famous tourism destination in Uganda is served with number of hotels, lodges, apartments that range from budget, mid-range to luxury. All these are established to cater for all categorizes of visitor on business or leisure stay in Jinja.
Located on the junction to Kasese 2 kilometers from the Mbara town Centre, Lake View Mbarara Hotel is a large modern multi storied hotel set in its own serene environment. The perfect location of the park makes it a convenient stop over offering overnight accommodation to tourists travelling to and from south -Western Uganda as well as visitors to Lake Mburo National Park. Lake View Resort Hotel offers accommodation in 70 tastefully designed rooms with Adjoining Rooms for Families, Air-conditioning, and ensuite Bathroom. At Lake View Resort Hotel, you are free to choose from the hotel wide- range of Standard or Superior rooms. With over 15 years’ experience in event placement and organization, Lake View Resort has the very best venues for your conferences, board meetings, training sessions and parties in Mbarara.
Mbale District is one of the largest districts located in eastern Uganda and is home to Uganda’s second highest mountain, the Mt. Elgon. Mbale is mainly covered by hills and a very famous agricultural town of Uganda. Mbale is mainly occupied by the Bagisu tribe and the local language used is Lugisu , though English and Swahili are also used. Mbale town is one of the towns in Uganda that receive a large population of travellers mainly hikers and those interested in cultural tourism. Below is a list of affordable hotels in Mbale, that one can choose from while on his or her next tour to Mbale.Mbale Resort Hotel is a five-star hotel situated in the Centre of Mbale town. The hotel is located within a walking distance from different places of including the Elgon Ranges, the historic Rocks precinct, Mbale Opera House and the beautiful Botanic Gardens, local market, super Markets among other places.
The hotel has 94 rooms where visitors can experience luxury Mbale accommodation. Some of the rooms have balconies with spectacular panoramic views of the Wanale, the Pool and the Amphitheater. All rooms have carpeted floors, Satellite TV, High Speed Wifi, Room service, Mini bar, Coffee and tea making facilities, Dresser and easy chair, Room telephone, Air conditioning, Hair driers and Bathrobe and slippers Mbale Resort Hotel has 3 restaurants and 2 bars
Fort Portal Town in western Uganda is a major tourist herb and the cleanest town in Uganda. Located in the foot hills of Mountain Rwenzori also nicked named Mountains of the Moon, Fort portal is a gateway to different national parks including Kibale, Semuliki, Queen Elizabeth, Bwindi Impenetrable, Rwenzori and Toro-Semuliki Wildlife reserves. It is famous for the stalagmites and Nyakasura waterfalls linked to the rich Chwezi culture. The area is surrounded by scenic crater lakes, beautiful tea plantations and the Rwenzori mountain ranges besides a cool climate and hospitable people boasting of the youngest and most handsome king in the world. It is also known for the Bigodi wetland sanctuary. With search attractions, comes with them a variety of hotels and below is a list of the affordable world class hotels in Fort portal. Fort Motel is one of the most popular hotels in Fort Portal, thanks to its unique location in the heart of the town. With our modern rooms and suites that feature beautiful views of the Rwenzori Mountains and endless greenery that is characteristic of Fort Portal. Our guests soon discover the unique ambiance of gracious living which is without equal in our locality.
The hotel is conveniently situated in a quiet location just a little outside Gulu Town Center off the main road to Juba in an enticingly serene natural green environment. Wherever your final destination, whether you are travelling for business or pleasure we guarantee your satisfaction.
The hotel has 28 spacious rooms designed with your comfort in mind. The hotel rooms are distributed as 4 Executive Suites, 2 Deluxe Twin rooms, 2 Executive Deluxe rooms, 8 Suite Single rooms and 12 Deluxe Single .The rooms are fully self-contained and have features like en-suite with solar water heaters, Bath and/or showers, 21-inch color TV’s showing local and satellite channels, Intercom system, Spacious study area with reading desk and light as well as Complimentary wireless internet connection.
The hotel also has tastefully designed multipurpose hall for conferences, seminars and workshops with 200 seat capacity and air-conditioning.
In this class of cars, we have Toyota Corona a nimble hatch suitable for navigating Kampala’s winding city .Our new and exclusive Toyota Corona has features like 1500cc Petrol Engine Manual / Automatic, Air Conditioned, CD Player Electric Windows, Power Steering, ABS Brakes and Airbags.
We also offer Toyota Premo situated for use in urban environment and smooth roads of Uganda towns. Our small car hire range offer economic travel in Uganda for the budget-conscious. Our prices range from 50-70 US dollars per day dry lease inclusive of a driver but without Fuel. Our car hire is based on limited mileage and applies to travel within Uganda. (Terms and conditions apply) READ MORE or BOOK NOW
If you are looking for 4×4 Safari Land Cruisers for hire in Uganda, Rwanda and the entire East African region? we have 4×4 Safari Land cruisers suitable for tourists in need of a 4×4 Luxury safari land cruisers, self-drive tour Land cruisers and camping in Uganda. Our 4×4 Safari Land cruisers have the capacity to carry up to 7 people and have a pop-up roof-
All our 4×4 Safari tour Land Cruiser are fully equipped with the following amenities, power adjustable front seats, a 14-speaker sound system with an integrated iPod jack, fog lamps, a power moon roof, auto-dimming, heated outside mirrors with power folding, front and rear parking-assist sonar, four-zone automatic climate control and Bluetooth smartphone connectivity are fitted as standard, Air conditioned, three rows of seating for up to eight people and parking sensors all around, Enough space for luggage. READ MORE or BOOK NOW
We offer well –maintained 4×4 Safari Tour Vans for hire rent in Uganda Rwanda -Toyota Super Custom for hire to groups of 7-9 travellers. Make sure you contact us to find for you the best car which can accommodate your large group. Our Toyota Super Custom has got diesel powered engines, good air conditioning; they have a sliding roof for easy wildlife viewing, they are very comfortable 4×4 safari tour vehicles for hire in Uganda Rwanda and have a full-time 4×4 wheel-drive system. They can be used to any area/ part of Uganda and Rwanda.
Note that our safari car hire is based on limited mileage and applies to travel within Uganda and Rwanda. (Terms and conditions apply). READ MORE or BOOK NOW
We at Prime Safaris and Tours, we have comfortable 4×4 Toyota Rav4 for hire rent in Uganda Rwanda which is are compact sport utility Vehicle manufactured by Toyota; Japan’s leading automobile company. Our Uganda Rwanda Toyota Rav4 cars for hire are suitable for travelers who want a vehicle that can operate as an SUV i.e. a car with large cargo compartment, economizes fuel, operates on four wheel and easy steering. This Rav4 is suitable for self-drive safaris, family trips, city tours, picnics as well parties. READ MORE or BOOK NOW
We also offer 4X4 Toyota Super Custom For Hire in Uganda customized (9-14 seats) safari vans with a pop-up roof top. These carry more persons and many people can stand in the pop-up roof to see wildlife at the same time. All our 4×4 Safari Mini Van for hire rent in Uganda Rwanda are fully equipped with Air-conditioning system, Extra Power for rough roads, Space for luggage, Diesel Powered engine as well as enough seating space and also come with a driver guide but excluding fuel. READ MORE or BOOK NOW
In this category, we have a series of 4×4 Minibus Coasters for rent hire in Uganda Rwanda manufactured by Toyota; Japan’s leading automobile company. They are equipped with 5-speed manual transmission and a high roof and they are suitable vehicles for group tours, school trips, sports trips as well wedding events like Introduction. All our Coaster Mini bus can accommodate 30-35, travelers with luggage cabins on roof and in the rear.
Remember that our car hire is based on limited mileage and applies to travel within Uganda and Rwanda. (Terms and conditions apply). READ MORE or BOOK NOW