Planning to take a safari in Uganda? Whether you are a seasoned traveler or a first time, Experience Africa will help you plan a great holiday for you. Planning Your Safari to Uganda using the following advice and resources. Get all the information you need to plan a safari. Use all the information that you have gathered in your research and match to the right safari style.
- A Day on Safari in Uganda
- Best Uganda Safari Experiences
- When is the Best Time to Go on Safari in Uganda
- Must Pack Things for a Uganda Safari
- Things to Know Before Traveling to Uganda
- Best 5 Uganda National Parks
How can I pay for my tour to Uganda?
Once your safari confirmed with us, you will be asked to pay a deposit of 50% which will help in purchasing your permits and booking the accommodation, these two reservations are made as soon as payment has been received on our account. The balance is then required to be settled two weeks to the safari. We also accept payments by VISA credit card and always include a 5% surcharge as well as the bank transfer in either Euros or Dollars to our bank account in Uganda. Also note that all the bank charges are an expense of the client.
What is accommodation facilities rated?
The accommodation facilities in Uganda are ranked in three phases i.e.; budget, mid range as well as Luxury. The budget facilities might be simple with basic rooms, bandas, or the tents, with double /twin beds as well as mosquito nets when needed. The private bathrooms are not always available and you may have to share bathroom facilities. The 3.4 and 5 star facilities offer very comfortable rooms or the luxury furnished tents with private bathrooms. The Flush toilets and hot as well as cold running water are available. The mosquito nets will be provided where necessary.
What are types of vehicles used for safari?
We provide open roofed 4WD safari vehicles for all our tours. Our comfortable land cruisers offer seats for 4 to 6 people. These vehicles have got a pop up roof for game viewing. We have also got min buses that carry 8 people and in order to ensure that everyone has a window seat to enjoy the views of Uganda, we also limit the number of people to seven in these 4WD safari minibuses.
What happens when am traveling alone?
Single travelers are very welcome and in order to minimize your costs, we would suggest you join a group. Although we can also arrange this tour for you since sometimes we can’t guarantee that we can find a group of your interest. And in case you like to stay in a single room, tell us in time and we shall book it for you.
How many people are in the group?
Our company offers tailor made safaris for any number of participants. There is also no minimum number for a group tour the bigger the group, the more attractive it gets.
What is included in the price of a safari to Uganda?
Our price includes;
- Ground Transport in 4WD safari vehicle
- A tour to the destinations detailed in the itinerary
- Service of a professional English speaking driver guide
- Entrance fees.
- Full Board accommodations
- Drinking water
- Government taxes.
- Park ranger fees.
Our Price excludes;
- International flights
- The tourist Visa
- The meals and snacks not detailed in the itinerary
- Optional activities that are mentioned in the itinerary
- Items of personal nature
- Travel insurance
- International transaction payment costs.
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