Uganda National Parks
|Bwindi Impenetrable Forest||
Gorilla Tracking Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Bwindi impenetrable National Park is strategically located on the edge of the steep ridges of the Albertine Rift Valley, South Western Uganda and was recognized as a World Heritage Site in 1994. Bwindi impenetrable National Park is a home to roughly half of the world's mountain gorillas. Gorilla trekking is the main attraction. Bwindi actually means impenetrable!
Bwindi covers around 331 square kilometers on an Altitude Range of from 1,160 to 2,607m. The annual temperatures range 7?C to 20?C and with the...
|Kibale Forest Park||
Kibale Forest National Park
|Kidepo valley national Park||
Kidepo National Park - Kidepo Karamoja Uganda
Just located in the rugged, semi-arid valleys of Karamoja Tucked into the corner of Uganda's border with Sudan and Kenya, Kidepo Valley is Uganda's most remote national park covering about 1442Km2 with a huge latitudinal range of 914m on Kidepo valley floor to 2749m a top of Mount Morungole. Kidepo is ideal destination for Uganda safaris featuring a variety of Wildlife. For the birder, Kidepo Valley National Park boasts a bird list of over 475 species, a total second only to Queen Elizabeth National Park. Amongst the specials not found...
|Lake Mburo National Park||
Lake Mburo National Park - Uganda
Lake Mburo is situated in Mbarara district. It is about 3.5 hours drive from Kampala. Lake Mburo is the best place in the country to see the gigantic eland antelope, as well as zebra, topi, impala, and several acacia-associated birds. The numerous lakes within the park attract lots of aquatic life such as hippos, crocodiles and a variety of water birds, while fringing swamps hide secretive papyrus specialists such as the sitatunga antelope and red, black and yellow papyrus gonalek.
The park rests on 260 sq. km being the smallest of the...
Mgahinga Gorilla National Park
Mgahinga Gorilla National Park located in South Western corner of Uganda, bordering Rwanda and Congo, about 540 km from Kampala and an addition of 14 km from Kisoro town, this is the smallest in the country with an area coverage of about 33.7 km 2 but very vital in Uganda’s tourism Industry, as it is one of the only two parks in Uganda that offer habitat for the endangered Mountain gorilla
|Murchison Falls National Park||
Murchison Falls National Park Safari
Uganda's largest and most spectacular National park in Uganda and indeed in the Whole of Africa. This derives its name from the dramatic Murchison falls where the World’s longest River Nile explodes through a narrow crevice and flows down to become a placid river whose banks are thronged with hippos, crocodiles, waterbucks and buffaloes and protects a chunk of untamed African savannah bisected by the mighty river Nile.
Murchison Falls National Park being the largest in Uganda with an area of 3893 km2. The River Nile bisects the Park into...
|Queen Elizabeth National Park||
Queen Elizabeth National Park
It was in 1979; Queen Elizabeth National Park was designated as a biosphere reserve and now regarded as theUganda's most popular game reserve for Uganda Safaris with numerouswild life,wet lands and natural resources. Queen Elizabeth stretches from the crater-dotted foothills of the Rwenzori range in the north, along the shores of Lake Edward to the remote Ishasha River in the south, holding a wide variety of habitats that range from savanna to rainforest, from dense papyrus swamps and brooding crater lakes to the vastness of Lake Edward, it is little...
|Rwenzori Mountains National Park||
Rwenzori Mountains National Park - Mountains of the moon
The park covers 996 kms, protects the slopes of the famous Rwenzori Mountains, which run for 120 km along the Congo border. It is a bloke mountain they are a result of the formation of the Rift Valley. The Rwenzori is the highest mountain range in Africa, with six glacial peaks: Mount Stanley, Mount Speke, Mount Emin Pasha, Mount Gessi, Mount Luigi da Savoia and Mount Baker. The main peaks, Margherita (5.109m) and Alexandra (5.083m) on Mount Stanley, are exceeded in altitude elsewhere in Africa only by Kilimanjaro and Mount...
|Semuliki Game Reserve||
Semuliki Game Reserve
Semuliki Wildlife Reserve is Uganda’s oldest wild life reserve formerly known as the Toro Game reserve which was gazetted in 1932.This large reserve abutting Lake Albert and the northern base of the Rwenzori is a rich mosaic of grassland, savannah, forest and wetland habitats. Semuliki is a 545km sq sanctuary lying in western Ugandan, to the northeast of the Bundibugyo road extending to Ntoroko on the southern shores of Lake Albert.
|Semuliki National Park||
Semuliki National Park
Semuliki National Park situated in the extreme remote corner of western Uganda in Bundibugyo district is an eastern extension of the vast Ituri Forest and forms part of the forest continuum during the climatic upheavals of the Pleistocene, this is one of the richest areas for both flora and fauna in Africa. (Especially for birds)