Semliki forest

Semliki forest

Semliki forest Semliki forest National Park is the only lowland tropical rain forest in East Africa. Covering an area of 220 sq. km is located in a secluded forest area at the base of the Rwenzori Mountains. Adjacent to the…

Mgahinga forest

Mgahinga forest

Mgahinga forest lying in the extreme southwest corner of Uganda, 14kms from Kisoro, the tiny 33.7 square kilometre Mgahinga National Park is Uganda’s smallest national park. It was gazetted in 1991 to protect the mountain gorillas of the Ugandan sector…

Rwenzori mountains

Rwenzori mountains

Rwenzori Mountains To the extreme west of Uganda, 25 km from the small town of Kasese on the border with the DRC, is the Rwenzori Mountains. Rwenzori Mountains World Heritage Site of outstanding natural beauty. These are the fabled, glacier…

Queen Elizabeth

Queen Elizabeth

Queen Elizabeth Which other African countries can boast gorillas, chimps, elephants, lions and hippos? Not all parks are easily accessible and some of Uganda’s parks are far better developed than others in terms of infrastructure and conservation programmes – but…

Murchison falls national park

Murchison falls national park

Murchison falls national park – Affordable Uganda Safaris Limited Murchison Falls National Park Murchison Falls national park is the largest par with most impressive cascade in East Africa and at the center of the largest wildlife reserve in Uganda. The…

Lake Mburo national park

Lake Mburo national park

Lake Mburo national park – Affordable Uganda Safaris Limited Lake Mburo National Park wildlife sanctuary Lake Mburo National Park is located in Mbarara, just about 3.5 hours drive from Kampala. Covered with Acacia woodland, Lake Mburo NP has a variety…

Kidepo Valley National Park

Kidepo Valley National Park

Kidepo valley national park Kidepo valley national park, all parks are easily accessible and some of Uganda’s parks are far better developed than others in terms of infrastructure and conservation program – but with good reason. These prioritised parks are…

Mount Elgon

Mount Elgon

Mount Elgon With the largest surface area of any extinct Volcano in the world (50km by 80km), Mount Elgon is the fourth highest mountain in East Africa, with the second highest peak in Uganda (Wagagai peak, 4321 m). Mount Elgon contains…