One Day Tours Uganda, Kampala Day Excursions, Uganda Day Trips & Safaris.

Uganda day trips: are you looking for short day tours in Uganda-excursions or one (1) day Uganda tours and safaris in a wildlife safari park? We have put together the best one (1) day trips in Uganda that include;- half-day Ngamba Island Chimpanzee tour, 1 day Entebbe city tour, 1 day Kampala city tour, a half-day short visit to Uganda Wildlife Education Center (UWEC) Jinja rafting and 1 day Jinja tour source of the Nile trip plus 1 day Lake Mburo wildlife safari in Uganda. Uganda indeed has a lot to offer to the extent that even in one day, any time bad Uganda safari undertaker is able to have a Uganda tour for a short gate away enjoyment.

This Uganda day trips and tours or excursions take you to destinations that are within easy reach from Kampala-the capital city or major cities in Uganda or your residence as well as all popular spots where most Uganda safaris start from.

Prime Uganda Safaris and Tours Ltd has arranged unbeatable excursions to various destinations including urban tours in Kampala city of seven hills that have a lot of exciting history with amazing sites of historical, religious, political, social, cultural, educational and economic significance. Adventure tours to Jinja such as the famous source of the River Nile (the longest river in the whole world) such as white water rafting, Bungee jumping, the boat encounter to the source of River Nile, forest walk in Mabira Forest and scenic exploration at Ssezibwa falls.

Our short day tours in Uganda feature the one-day Ngamba Island chimps tour which is home to orphaned Chimpanzees, the Uganda Wildlife Education Center (UWEC) with a great number of wildlife in captivity and a one day Lake Mburo National Park wildlife safari which presents you an opportunity to see a range of wildlife including Rothschild giraffes, Cape Buffaloes, the Topis, Impala antelope, Burchell’s Zebra, Warthogs, the d Defassa waterbuck, bushbuck not forgetting the remarkable savannah landscape covered with extensive acacia and open grassland in some parts.

    White Water Rafting uganda tour

    Take a short ride to the source of the Nile-a quiet beautiful place, filled with palm trees, fantastic tropical plants. As you stand on the Nile, you will hear the gurgling water, watch native fishermen. Read More

    lake mburo zebras

    The park is situated in the traditional range lands of the Bahima pastoralist and has extensive savannah that initially supported count of the Ankole long horned cattle before it was gazetted. Read More

    Sipi Falls short safari in Uganda tour

    The Sipi falls tour involves a magical hike which opens you the sights of the Mount Elgon, the Bagisu farmlands and settlement along with the plains of Karamoja. It is a whole day. Read More

    kampala sheraton hotel

    Kampala City Tour organised by Prime Uganda Safaris & Tours is one of the short Uganda Safaris/ Short Uganda tours that offer you an opportunity to see the highlights of Uganda`s Capital city on your tour in Uganda. Read More

    ngamba island -sactuary

    These short Uganda safaris are organised in a way that you are able to carry out various Uganda tours in Uganda’s national parks such as gorilla tracking. Read More

    Entebbe International Airport.

    This Entebbe day Tour exposes you to the once the colonial capital of Uganda, is the first town that welcomes any visitor to Uganda from the Air port. Being a quiet town Cooled by breezes from Lake Victoria. Read More

    Sport Fishing Uganda Tour Murchison Falls National Park Uganda safari

    The 1 Day Jinja Fishing Trip in Uganda is a perfect one day encounter with magical sport fishing experience. Standing as the source of the Nile which is the world’s longest;. Read More

    Uganda-Birding-Tour-Shoebill-Stork-Mabamba-Swamp

    The 1 Day Mabamba Birding Excursion is a whole birding that is suitable for a day break from the towns of Kampala and Entebbe.. Read More

    1 Days Fishing trip to Lake Victoria in Uganda

    Lake Victoria the largest Lake in Africa and the second largest in the world with fresh waters stand in the south of Kampala. Read More

    Bukalasa Agricultural Tour in Uganda 1 Day

    The Uganda’s favorable conditions of soil along climate have put the destination Uganda at an advantage of developing a successful agricultural economy.. Read More

    White Water Rafting uganda tour

    Uganda’s white-water rafting industry is comparatively new – the first drop of the river by a paddler was in 1996, and the grade 4 and 5 extend of rapids on the Nile.. Read More

    Uganda National Parks | Uganda Safari Destinations – Uganda Safari Parks

    Uganda is a member of East African Federation a nd is one of the countries on the African continent that are gifted by nature which prompted the British premier to declare it the pearl of Africa in 1908. It contains ten national parks that are well set to be encountered on Uganda safari.

    The amazing experience starts with Lake Mburo National Park – the smallest savannah park in Uganda located along Masaka- Mbarara road in the south west of the country well known for its populations of Impala, Zebra and Eland more than any other park. Proceed to gorilla safari destination of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park the home of the endangered Mountain gorillas well known for gorilla tracking. Find More about Uganda Safari Parks/ Safari Attractions

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    From there a Uganda safari undertaker can then proceed to the north to encounter Queen Elizabeth National Park – the world biosphere reserve to view the tree climbing lions of Ishasha, the famous boat ride of Kazinga Channel and the game drive along the Kasenyi track. Proceed to the north to encounter the 1,509m Mt Ruwenzori famously Known as Mountains of the moon suitable for Adventure safaris especially mountain climbing.

    Continue to the primate capital of the world – Kibale national Park well known for populations of habituated chimpanzees thus a haven for chimpanzee trekking in Uganda before proceeding to Semuliki National Park well known for its prehistoric tree species and the Sempaya hot springs.

    The journey of your safari in Uganda still continues to Murchison falls National Park – the largest protected area in Uganda for the powerful Murchison falls, the big five, Giraffe and Nile River itself. Proceed far north east to Kidepo National Park – one most remaining wilderness parks in Africa to encounter endemics like Cheetah, Kavirondo bush baby, Ostrich among others plus the rewarding landscapes of the Karamoja region that will optimize your Uganda safari memories. Drive towards the south via Mount Elgon – the dormant Volcanic Mountain suitable for Hiking, viewing Sipi falls, the caves and paintings on the mountain side before announcing the end of your Uganda safari tour.

    Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda Gorilla tracking safari
    Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda Gorilla tracking safari

    Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda Gorilla tracking Safari

    Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Uganda a home to the rare endangered mountain gorillas in Uganda, is strategically located at the edge of the western rift valley (Albertine rift valley), in South Western Uganda. Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Uganda is shared amoungest Rukungiri, Kisoro and Kabale Districts of Uganda.. Read More about Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

    Mgahinga National Park, Uganda Gorilla trekking, Mgahinga Gorilla National Park
    Mgahinga National Park, Uganda Gorilla trekking, Mgahinga Gorilla National Park

    Mgahinga National Park, Uganda Gorilla trekking, Mgahinga Gorilla National Park

    Mgahinga Gorilla National Park in Uganda only 33 sq km of size, is located in the far southwestern corner of Uganda bordering Rwanda and Congo,14 km from kisoro town in Bufumbira County about 540 km from Kampala-the capital. Mgahinga National Park was gazetted in 1991. Read More about Mgahinga National Park

    Kibale Forest National Park Uganda, Chimpanzee trekking in Kibale National Uganda
    Kibale Forest National Park Uganda, Chimpanzee trekking in Kibale National Uganda

    Kibale Forest National Park Uganda, Chimpanzee trekking in Kibale National Uganda

    Kibale National Park Uganda-the major Chimpanzee trekking safari tours in Kibale forest national park destination in Uganda, is located in Kabarole district of western Uganda near Fort Portal and measures 776 sq km in size.It is elevate between 1110 meters to 1590 meters and has a national park since 1993. Read More about Kibale Forest National Park

    Semuliki National Park, Uganda wildlife safaris in Semuliki National Park Uganda
    Semuliki National Park, Uganda wildlife safaris in Semuliki National Park Uganda

    Semuliki National Park, Uganda Wildlife Safaris in Semuliki National Park Uganda

    Semuliki National Park Uganda is impeccable a Uganda safari spot located in the extreme west of Uganda in Bundibugyo district along geo-graphical coordinates 0o 44′- 00 53′ N – 290 57-30o 11’E. It is an eastern extension of the vast Ituri forest, and forms part of the forest continuum during the climatic upheavals of the Pleistocene period. It forms one of the richest areas for both flora and fauna in Africa particularly birds.. Read More about Semuliki National Park

    Mt. Rwenzori National Park Mountain climbing safaris & tours in Uganda
    Mt. Rwenzori National Park Mountain climbing safaris & tours in Uganda

    Mt. Rwenzori National Park Mountain climbing safaris & tours in Uganda

    A Uganda Safari that features the Rwenzori mountain climbing adventure provides a memorable and rewarding experience but in order to have a smooth flow it should be Well planned and every tour must be well prepared. The central hike circuit can take about six nights/seven days and then reaches an altitude of 14,000ft(4,267m) above the sea level. Read More about Semuliki National Park

    Mount Elgon National Park Uganda mountain climbing adventure safari tours
    Mount Elgon National Park Uganda mountain climbing adventure safari tours

    Mount Elgon National Park Uganda Mountain Climbing adventure Safari tours

    Mount Elgon National Park Uganda is home Mount Elgon a 4,321m high extinct volcano with Wagagai as it`s highest peak,that first erupted more than 24 million years ago and in prehistoric times stood taller than Kilimanjaro does today. Having a 50km by 80km area, Elgon is a great Uganda prime tour-safari destination, possesing the largest surface area of any extinct Volcano in the world but 4th highest mount in E. Africa. Read More about Mount Elgon National Park

    Kidepo National Park, Uganda Wildlife safari tour in Kidepo Valley National Park
    Kidepo National Park, Uganda Wildlife safari tour in Kidepo Valley National Park

    Kidepo National Park, Uganda Wildlife safari tour in Kidepo Valley National Park

    Mount Elgon National Park Uganda is home Mount Elgon a 4,321m high extinct volcano with Wagagai as it`s highest peak,that first erupted more than 24 million years ago and in prehistoric times stood taller than Kilimanjaro does today. Having a 50km by 80km area, Elgon is a great Uganda prime tour-safari destination, possesing the largest surface area of any extinct Volcano in the world but 4th highest mount in E. Africa. Read More about Kidepo National Park

    Lake Mburo National Park, Uganda wildlife tour safari in Lake Mburo National Park
    Lake Mburo National Park, Uganda wildlife tour safari in Lake Mburo National Park

    Lake Mburo National Park, Uganda wildlife tour safari in Lake Mburo National Park

    Lake Mburo National Park; With a size of 260 sq km,Lake Mburo National Park in Uganda is situated near Mbarara district and forms Uganda wildlife tours and Safaris destination best for tourists to amazing wild game walks amidst chanting and grazing wild animal and this can be done here in the whole Uganda. Read More about Lake Mburo National Park

    Queen Elizabeth National Park,Uganda wildlife safari tour in Uganda
    Queen Elizabeth National Park,Uganda wildlife safari tour in Uganda

    Queen Elizabeth National Park,Uganda wildlife safari tour in Uganda

    Wildlife safari tours in Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda wildlife safari game drives,boat cruises, nature walks,chimpanzee trekking when to visit, how to get there & where to sleep in Queen Elizabeth National Park Uganda. Queen Elizabeth National Park Uganda (QENP) is located in the southwest of Uganda near Kasese, covering 1978 sq km. Read More about Queen Elizabeth National Park

    Murchison Falls National Park Uganda, Wildlife safari in Murchison Falls Uganda
    Murchison Falls National Park Uganda, Wildlife safari in Murchison Falls Uganda

    Murchison Falls National Park Uganda, Wildlife safari in Murchison Falls Uganda

    Here is a guide to Murchison Falls National Park Uganda– Wildlife safari tours in Murchison Falls National Park, Uganda wildlife safari game drives,boat cruises, nature walks,chimpanzee trekking when to visit, how to get there & where to sleep in Murchison Falls National. Read More about Murchison Falls National Park

    Uganda Location on Google Maps

    Uganda Safari Attractions

    Traveling around Uganda during Uganda Safaris

    Requirements for travelling to Uganda

    Uganda safari visas for Uganda travelers:– you need a visa to enter Uganda for a tour at entry and exit at only 50 USD for tourism purposes and the east African visa at only 100 USD to access Uganda, Kenya and Rwanda for not more that 3 months

    Here are some of the Uganda Safari / tourism visa requirements

    Passport any world traveler interested in a Uganda tour is required to be in possession of a valid passport issued by the respective country of origin. Uganda immigration Authorities requires that the passport copy should be 6 months valid and must have at least one page where the stamp can be put … Read more about Uganda travel Info

    Cars available for hire

    Travel in Uganda during Uganda safaris is comfortable when travelling with us in our 4×4 safari Land cruisers and Safari Vans. The major routes connecting to various parts of the country are tarmacked. Murram roads then connect from the nearby towns where the tarmac stops linking to the Uganda safari destinations. These roads can be rough at times. However, the efforts are being made to replace the old roads with the new ones. Because of the varying landscape and the nature of the connecting murram roads at times, it is not advisable to drive yourself for the first time. Prime Uganda Safaris has expert driver guides who offer the themed interpretation and take you through the challenging road sections carefully and safely as they have the expertise in this. Our Uganda safari vehicles all with 4WD feature the strength to negotiate the challenging landscapes including the Kigezi highlands and Karamoja landscapes. This is a lovely attempt that will offer you a safe and trusted leisure and educational life time experience on Uganda safaris exploring the Pearl of Africa in detail.

    Uganda Safari Flights: Flights to Uganda/Airlines, Air tickets to Uganda

    Uganda Tour and general travelers can access the country using a variety of flights from various points of the world and those interested in undertaking tours to Uganda can book the flights through a local agent in their home countries, through airlines directly, international ticket vendors most of which are online or contact us … Read more about Uganda flights

    Uganda Safaris By Charter Flights

    Uganda safaris can also be conducted by charter. Being on the diverse destinations, a range of micro destinations are scattered and far apart from the beginning point and one another. For example, it takes 1 ½ days to connect from Kampala to Kidepo Valley National Park 700km apart, for the gorilla safari destination of Bwindi, it takes a minimum of 10 hours’ drive to cover … Read more about Uganda Flights

    Time in Uganda while Planning a Safari to Uganda

    Uganda features no time difference arising from season changes like summer or winter. Uganda is only three (+3 GMT) hours ahead of GMT the popularly known Greenwich Mean Time which is also referred to as the Prime Meridian.. Read More about Planning a Safari to Uganda

    Which Currency to expect in Uganda during Uganda Safaris

    Before starting your Safari in Uganda, you will need to change some money to Uganda’s national currency called the Shillings which is abbreviated as UGX and features a shilling sign of /=. However, other foreign countries can still be of use in the country especially the United States Dollars. In fact, you exchange part of your money to… Know More about Uganda Tour

    Uganda’s International Dialing Code – which code to put while making a call to reserve your Safari in Uganda

    Uganda’s International dialing code is +256 and this is followed by the respective number one intends to call. Uganda features a range of Telecommunication companies that offer… Read more about Uganda

    Health in Uganda – Is your health safe while on a Safari in Uganda

    Uganda has medical facilities are close to western standards in Kampala her capital city. The upcountry towns feature basic medical services and can ably treat average sickness. Uganda like other destinations have got health recommendations…Know More about Health Safety in Uganda

    Language in Uganda – what language to use when on a Safari to Uganda

    Uganda is a heterogeneous nation and thus there is no majorly accepted local language country over. In Uganda people speak English and it’s the neutral mode of the communication in a country with over 65 tribal groups. Apart from English, Luganda is … Read more about Uganda

    Food in Uganda – what food to expect on a Uganda Safari

    Food in Uganda – what food to expect on a Uganda Safari

    Food in Uganda – what food to expect on a Uganda Safari

    Uganda Safari travelers will taste food varies from the ordinary to good. Uganda features a wide range of cuisine that one would wonder to encounter. Uganda features specialty restaurants that serve specialized food items including the Chinese food, the Indian cuisine, the Italian Cuisine…Read More

    Requirements for travelling to tour Uganda

    Visas for Uganda – do you need a visa to enter / tour Uganda?: Uganda entry, exit and visa requirements

    Passport

    Any world traveler interested in a Uganda tour is required to be in possession of a valid passport issued by the respective country of origin. Uganda immigration Authorities requires that the passport copy should be 6 months valid and must have at least one page where the stamp can be put.

    Regarding the citizens of the East African Community, it can be noted that they do not require passports to enter Uganda. They can travel under the admissible temporary document and use their national identification cards for identification.

    Visa; where to get Uganda Visa? Do I need to buy Visa to Uganda?

    Uganda-visa

    Uganda is one of those countries that apply the reciprocal Visa Programme where by nationals of countries that do not request Ugandan citizens to buy Visa are also allowed to enter into Uganda for free and vice versa.

    Uganda Visa can be obtained at the arrival desk at Entebbe International Airport at USD100 per Visa as per the fees revision that took effect on July 1st 2015. The Uganda Visa can also be secured at other land border posts of the country like Malaba, Busia, Lwakhakha, Suam river, Mbale for Kenya; Oraba, Atyak, Afugi, Gulu, Madiyope/Madi Opei (Mosingo) , Madiyope/Madi Opei(Tseretenya) for South Sudan; Mpondwe, Ntoroko, Butogota, Ishasha, Bunagana, Goli, Paidha, Vurra, Lia, Arua and Bunagana (Busonga) for Democratic Republic of Congo; Bunagana (Bunagana), Katuna (Gatuna), Mirama hills (Kagitumba), Chanika ( Ruhengeri) to Bunagana in DRC, Kamwezi (Buziba) and Rwempesha (Kizinga) for Rwanda.

    The Uganda Visa can also be secured from the local Ugandan consulate / Embassy in the country of Origin.

    The Uganda Tourist Visa costs $100 for the nonresident foreigners while the resident foreigners i.e. those that live in the East African community in possession of a varied work permit is waived of the Visa fees with in the northern corridor states which Uganda is among.

    Visa Exemption; who is not supposed to pay for Uganda Visa? Am i exempted from buying visa to Uganda?

    Uganda exempts the nationals of the following countries from buying her Visa. These are in three categories;

    The first group comprises of countries under the East African community arrangement namely; Burundi, Rwanda, Tanzania and Kenya

    The second group comprises of countries under the COMESA arrangement namely; Angola, Eritrea, Madagascar, Seychelles, Swaziland, Zambia, Comoros, Kenya, Mauritius and Zimbabwe.

    The third group comprises of other friendly countries including; Antigua, Barbados, Fiji, Grenada, Lesotho, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, The Grenadines, Vanuatu, Ghana, Cyprus, Bahamas, Belize, Gambia, Jamaica, Malta, Singapore and St. Vincent-Tonga.

    By exemption, it means that the nationals can travel to Uganda without applying for Visa.

    Visa Duration: How long the Uganda visa last? How long can i stay on tour in Uganda with my Tourist Visa?

    The Uganda Tourist Visa lasts for 3 months – 90 days and is only limited to leisure and recreation and visiting friends and family other than work.

    Vaccination: Which Vaccination do i need to take when planning a Uganda tour?

    Uganda requires that you get vaccinated against Yellow fever and a proof of yellow fever certificate is always presented as a must upon arrival at Entebbe International Airport.

    You can always check on Uganda Immigration website for any update regarding Uganda travel information http://immigration.go.ug/

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