Uganda Safaris - One of the most magical countries on the continent

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Uganda is one of the most magical countries on the African continent! It is a country with the most gorgeous, verdant vegetation, with the awe-inspiring Rwenzori Mountain Range which lies along the western border of Uganda. The most abiding thought is one of views, views, and more stupendous views!

But not only that, the people are kind and affable and the country has so much to offer. In the far north eastern corner of Uganda lies Kidepo Valley National Park where Uganda meets Sudan and Kenya, and the landscape and terrain are far different from that of the rest of the country. Here vast open landscapes are akin to those of Tanzania and Kenya’s open plains. The wildlife here is sensational and the best in Uganda, perfect for a luxury African safari.

Then, there is Murchison Falls, where the waters of the Nile are forced through a narrow gap in the rock. The park is also interesting, with topi and giraffe and lion sightings to spot on your luxury bespoke safari. Bwindi is an impenetrable ancient rainforest which spreads across the steep ridges of the Albertine Rift Valley and is home to roughly half of the world’s mountain gorillas, great for gorilla trekking. There is the last vestige of the pygmies who reside here and some truly fantastic African walking safaris for two days or more, walking through villages and banana and coffee plantations. Kyambura and Kibale offer superb sightings of habituated chimpanzees, whilst at Ishasha one can see the tree-climbing lions whilst on luxury safari.

Queen Elizabeth National Park is best for birdlife and the boat trips on the Kasinga channel and Lake Edward are so rewarding! Lake Mburo offers horse-riding, canoeing and fabulous walking safaris in Africa, whilst Bunyaruguru has some beautiful crater lakes. This is a country that offers wonderful, old-fashioned unique luxury safaris with a huge diversity of scenery that is awe-inspiring!

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- Established over 27 years ago we have been around longer than most

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- Our founding principle is to always ‘put something back’

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‘Greetings. this has turned out to be a paradise in so many ways....so a big thank you from us.

Wonderful support from your company over here....we were met at the airport (with flowers!!!!!) and introduced to our personal guide who is fabulous. Can't get over the attention to detail ....cool flannels, chilled water, fresh juice on arrival, bag full of thoughtful goodies for our trip, wonderful rooms with bathrooms bigger than our bedroom at home(!) and we were upgraded to a suite and as I write we are listening to tropical birdsong as we look out over the lagoon from our balcony. Wow!!!!!

I could go on but I'll spare you.

Thanks a million

Judy and Mike’

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