What are advantages of trekking mountain gorillas twice?

Most tourists who have got an opportunity of visiting mountain gorillas of Uganda and Rwanda usually ask for more time 15

Best time to visit mountain gorillas in Uganda and Rwanda

Visiting the habituated mountain gorilla families of Uganda and Rwanda has always been a favorite activity for most tourists. For 15

What to consider while booking a gorilla habituation experience in Uganda.

For travelers who are interested in spending more time with the endangered Mountain Gorillas of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park, 15

What to see and do in Uganda

Uganda is blessed with various tourist attractions and activities that one can see and engage in while exploring the Pearl 15

Uganda mountain gorilla trekking in April

Visiting Mountain gorillas of Uganda can be done at any time of the year, however, the best time of the 15

Best Way To Access Mountain Gorillas In Uganda- Compare Driving And Flying To Bwindi.

Most of the travelers prefer to use road transport while visiting the Mountain gorilla destinations of Uganda as well as 15

Searching For The Big Five In Uganda

  Equality in the Wild   Africa’s Big Five “All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others”. One of if 15

Why Visit Queen Elizabeth National Park In Uganda

Queen Elizabeth National park which was a reserve once known as the Kazinga National Park is the second largest National 15

The National Parks Of Uganda

Uganda is blessed with 10 National Parks found in different habitats and with unique attractions, of the 10, 7 are 15

Mountain Gorillas In Bwindi Impenetrable National Park- Uganda

Welcome to the pearl of Africa home to more than half of the world’s population of mountain Gorillas. Scientifically known 15

Lake Mburo National Park

Lake Mburo National Park is one of Uganda’s smaller savannah parks, the second smallest to be exact. The park covers 15

Kibale Forest National Park

Popularly known as the primate’s capital of Africa and perhaps the entire world, Kibale forest National Park is famous for 15
Finding The Fox’s Weaver – Uganda’s only endemic bird

Finding The Fox’s Weaver – Uganda’s only endemic bird

Uganda is the ‘Eden of Birding boasting of over 1,070 species of birds including the fox’s weaver and is arguably 15
Best Birding spots in Queen Elizabeth National Park

Birding Queen Elizabeth National Park

Birding Queen Elizabeth National Park is an incredible treat as this is Uganda’s most popular and highly visited with about 15
Birding In Kidepo Valley National Park

Birding In Kidepo Valley National Park

Are you interested in birding Kidepo Valley National Park? There are very rare and unique birds in Kidepo Valley National 15

Uganda Safaris

Uganda the pearl of Africa “For magnificence, for variety of form and color for profusion of brilliant life, -birds, insect, 15

Nyungwe National Park

Nyungwe National Park is the largest remaining tract of a true Afro-montane rainforest in east central Africa, the park covers 15

Volcanoes National Park

The volcanoes national park which covers an area of approximately 160sq km that is a composition of the Virunga Mountains 15

Akagera National Park

Akagera National Park was named after the river that flows along its eastern boundaries and is Rwanda’s gifted park in relation 15

Packing For A Birding Safari

If you are packing for any birding safari, it becomes no easy especially when you don’t know what to expect. Parking 15

Journeys Uganda Travel Information

Welcome To Journeys Uganda Journeys Uganda is above all the signature company for luxury trips in Uganda and Rwanda with state of the art customer 15

Honeymoon Vacations

If you are looking for Honeymoon Vacation Ideas that will be the most enjoyable without putting you into massive debt, 15

Gorilla Families in Rwanda

Gorilla Families for Gorilla trekking in Rwanda takes place in the Volcanoes National Park, where Dian Fossey famously carried out her 15

Gorilla Information

Mountain Gorillas are one of the rarest large mammal species in the world. Their small and fragile populations are found 15

Volcanoes National Park

The volcanoes national park which covers an area of approximately 160sq km that is a composition of the Virunga Mountains 15

Gorilla Families and Gorilla Groups In Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Mubare Located in the Buhoma north east of the park, Mubare family is the oldest habituated Gorilla family opened to visitors 15

Where Do Gorillas live?

At Journeys Uganda, our focus is basically the mountain gorillas whose remaining population lives within four national parks, in Africa 15

What do gorillas eat?

It is perhaps surprising that an animal as large and robust as the mountain gorilla is typically a herbivore. Gorillas 15

How do Gorillas Behave

Although strong and powerful, gorillas are largely placid and shy living in Social Structures and just like any other primates, 15

Frequently Asked Questions

GETTING TO UGANDA, RWANDA, KENYA AND TANZANIA Several International carriers are available. Please contact your travel agent for reservations. Each country 15

Driving Distances

A table with the estimated driving times between the main tourist destinations in Uganda (in hours) Kampala Entebbe L. Mburo L. Bunyonyi Bwindi Buhoma South Bwindi 15

Cultural Safaris

Uganda is not only a country richly blessed with lots of wildlife, birds, great weather, breath taking landscapes, but also 15

Birding Spots In Uganda

Mabira Forest The Mabira Forest is a rainforest area covering about 300 square kilometres in Uganda, located between Lugazi and Jinja, 15

Why you should do Birding in Uganda

Twice the size of Pennsylvania, located in East Africa and a landlocked country, it is bordered on the west by 15

Birding In Uganda

Uganda is landlocked and falls at the confluence of a number of regional centers of endemism or biomes in Central 15

What To Pack for gorilla trekking

If you have already booked your gorilla tracking safari to Uganda, have your permits acquired, transportation and accommodation arranged. The 15

The Tree Climbing Lions Of Ishasha Wilderness Plains – Queen Elizabeth National Park

This remote section of the prowling savannas is famous for the tree climbing lions and attractive wilderness not to mention 15

Pian Upe Wildlife Reserve

Mbale is the nearest city neighbouring the Pian Upe Wildlife Reserve which is located in the North Eastern part of 15

Kidepo Valley National Park

If you are looking for an authentic African wildlife safari, not tampered by the mass tourists flow, then Kidepo valley 15
Rwanda Gorilla, chimpanzee Tracking

Chimping In Uganda

Many tourists flock Uganda every year to be part of the Gorilla trekking experience which is perhaps Uganda’s biggest tourism 15

Accomodation In Murchison Falls

Murchison falls national park offers a variety of accommodation facilities one can stay at during their safari around the park. 15
The Hidden Treasures of Mabira Forest

The Hidden Treasures of Mabira Forest

Most of Uganda safaris are tucked far away from urban establishments; you have to spend hours negotiating daunting terrains to get 15
In tourism terms, Uganda is popularly known for gorilla trekking safaris, easily heard about because of The mighty Nile and basically Idi Amin.

Heritage Tourism a big money maker for Uganda

In tourism terms, Uganda is popularly known for gorilla trekking safaris, easily heard about because of The mighty Nile and basically 15
African elephant is the second largest mammal in the world to the Blue Whale and slightly larger than their Asian cousins and can be identified by their larger ears that look somewhat like the continent of Africa as compared to those of Asia which are small and round

Animal facts – Elephant Loxodanta Africana

African elephant is the second largest mammal in the world to the Blue Whale and slightly larger than their Asian 15
Being the primate capital in Uganda and perhaps the entire world, Kibale Forest National Park which is usually encountered on any of our Uganda safaris has got great concentrations of primates in the whole of Africa

Uganda Houses the Primate Capital of the World

Being the primate capital in Uganda and perhaps the entire world, Kibale Forest National Park which is usually encountered on 15
Situated in Northeastern Uganda in the least visited and remote Karamoja region, Kidepo Valley National Park is a virgin park in Uganda

Best Safari Destination in Uganda – Kidepo Valley!

Situated in Northeastern Uganda in the least visited and remote Karamoja region, Kidepo Valley National Park is a virgin park 15
Mr Nkonge wrote that in spite of the effect the Ebola pandemic has had on the tourism sector in Africa, Uganda continues to have scores of tourists flocking into the country to enjoy this year’s festive season aligning with government’s position that there is no Ebola in Uganda

Uganda an excellent Safari destination

Mr Nkonge wrote that in spite of the effect the Ebola pandemic has had on the tourism sector in Africa, Uganda continues 15
In some ways, the hippopotamus is similar to a shy tortoise, living in its own world although for the former, that is mostly in the fresh-waters in which it plunges

Conservation and Wild Facts about Hippos

In some ways, the hippopotamus is similar to a shy tortoise, living in its own world although for the former, 15
Taking a wildlife adventure is a broader perspective in view of a Naturalist who has a sense of Africa in their mindset

Uganda and Rwanda still unique destinations in Africa

Taking a wildlife adventure is a broader perspective in view of a Naturalist who has a sense of Africa in 15
Murchison falls national park offers a variety of accommodation facilities one can stay at during their safari around the park

Accomodation In Murchison Falls

Murchison falls national park offers a variety of accommodation facilities one can stay at during their safari around the park. 15

Age For Gorilla Trekking

One of the biggest and dream tourism activities that people do on a safari to Uganda or to Rwanda is 15
The Albertine Rift is the western arm of the East African Great Rift valley, straddling over Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Tanzania

Albertine Rift Endemics

The Albertine Rift is the western arm of the East African Great Rift valley, straddling over Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Democratic 15
Murchison falls National Park’s main attraction is the mighty falls, the Murchison falls itself that is scenic, thunderous and also dramatic to look at and feel

Tourist Attractions In Murchison Falls National Park

Murchison falls National Park’s main attraction is the mighty falls, the Murchison falls itself that is scenic, thunderous and also 15
Murchison falls National Park is the largest park in Uganda and is home to up to 450 species of both migrant which are into 2, the Palearctic migrants from northern Europe

Birding In Murchison Falls

Murchison falls National Park is the largest park in Uganda and is home to up to 450 species of both 15
 “For magnificence, for variety of form and color, for the profusion of brilliant life, -birds, insect, reptiles, beasts-for vast scale- Uganda is truly the pearl of Africa”

Tourist Attractions in Uganda – The pearl of Africa

 “For magnificence, for variety of form and color, for the profusion of brilliant life, -birds, insect, reptiles, beasts-for vast scale- 15
Birding The Royal Mile with this group was the most interesting

The furtive of the Royal Mile with Paul Tamwenya

Birding The Royal Mile with this group was the most interesting. We started with a slow morning and ended up 15
Spanning across the equator Uganda is the pearl of Africa with fantastic natural scenery and a diversity of cultures

Uganda at a Glance as best safari Destination

Spanning across the equator Uganda is the pearl of Africa with fantastic natural scenery and a diversity of cultures.  For 15
many thanks to Jane for doing a lot of researchers and initiating many into this as it had it’s genesis in the Gombe National Park in northern Tanzania,

Uganda Safaris learning about chimps

Chimps are among the global conservation concerns, many thanks to Jane for doing a lot of researchers and initiating many 15