Where Adventure Meets Serenity

Safaris in Uganda are beyond the traditional idea; from its unique and dramatic scenery to a genuine friendly, warm welcome, it’s a country with so much to offer. Mountainous rainforests, open savannahs and crater lakes create a truly remarkable destination to see some of the worlds most beautiful and memorable wildlife… and primates.

Some even name Uganda ‘real’ Africa; once you arrive, it’s easy to see why. For the adventure seekers, treks in search of the famous endangered mountain gorilla are the main reason why visitors head to this magnificent country. Not forgetting a variety of picturesque National Parks, diverse waterways and awe-inspiring lakes, all showcasing the Big 5 and more. Here you’re bound to connect with local people and learn about cultural traditions, too. Our travel experts are here to tailor-made your entire itinerary, ensuring any Uganda safari is an adventure you’ll never, ever forget.


Popular length –
4 nights

Gorilla trekking –
not suitable for children under 15

Currency –
Uganda Shilling

Best time to visit?
June to August / December to February

Where to stay in uganda?

Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp Uganda

Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp

Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp is the perfect base to go gorilla trekking. Located deep in the Bwindi Forest in western Uganda, this intimate lodge offers luxury in the middle of one of Africas most natural environments. 8 spacious tents sit on raised wooden platforms overlooking the surrounding vegetation, all featuring en suite bathrooms whilst blending perfectly with the environment.

Gorilla Forest Camp’s communal areas are quite impressive too; a bar and a dining cottage, perfect for open-air dining. At night, a camp fire is lit to share stories from the day’s adventures and hear the gorilla briefing for the following day. The service here is known as some of the best on the continent, providing an intimate and exclusive experience. A stay at this stunning lodge offers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see Africa’s most remarkable creatures.

clouds mountain gorilla lodge

Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge

Situated in the Great Rift Valley, Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge has 8 volcanic stone rooms – all spacious enough for groups of families or friends. The main area has 6 fireplaces to keep the lodge cosy throughout the day whilst the fire pit glows each evening, so you can enjoy sipping a drink reminiscing about your close encounters with the gorillas.

This elegant and stylish eco-lodge has spectacular views that stretch as far as neighbouring Rwanda and the Congo. It features a lush botanical garden, library and artwork commissioned by local Ugandan artists. Guided forest walks here bring the region to life, showcasing more than 350 species of bird. Guests can walk from their cottages directly to the trailhead where gorilla treks start and end, making it superbly located within Bwindi National Park.

why book your uganda adventure with us?

Each of our adventures to Uganda will be created with care and uniquely tailored to you and your preferences. The tours we offer will include a detailed day-by-day itinerary with activities that will connect you to however you wish to experience Uganda, it’s majestic wildlife and magical nature.