It doesn’t matter what your travel interest could be when it comes to exploring incredible attractions. Curious travelers always go to some historical places that are abandoned and less visited and get a mysterious experience even beyond their imaginations. Uganda has many beautiful attractions including those with similar attractions just like the most visited but are not given first a tension by tourists but a safari in Uganda to these places impact lives with wonderful memories of an African safari. Below are some of the beautiful attractions that are less visited but offer incredible safari experiences in the Pearl of Africa.
Mgahinga National Park
Are you planning a Uganda gorilla safari tour? Why not track mountain gorillas in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park a less explored gorilla destination in Uganda second to Bwindi forest. This time try and be different from others who track gorillas in Bwindi forest and explore the rich virgin forest of Mgahinga on a 3-4 day gorilla trek and volcanoes hiking tour. On a free morning head out for a golden monkey trek in the same park or explore the exciting cultural trail of the Batwa people. Above all you will also relax and chill on the spectacular island of Lake Bunyonyi, its beaches, ambience and the multiple islands on the lake full of historical treasures and wonderful adventure opportunities. Mgahinga national park has a lot more to offer to travelers who wish to enjoy the bliss of the wild jungle natural beauty. Simply dress right in long sleeved wears, comfortable water proof shoes ,carry your camera, packed lunch, drinking water, gorilla permit, valid passport and head to the park head quarter for a wonderful time with the endangered mountain gorillas and other forest habitants.
Kidepo Valley National Park
If you are looking to spend your holiday in the best wildlife reserve in Africa, then Kidepo Valley national park can be the best choice for you. It’s a beautiful wildlife park known for incredible Uganda wildlife safaris, culture and views. Experiencing the truth and reality of the karamajong people together with the attractive park wildlife, surely kidepo is ideal for a wonderful trip to Uganda. The grass hilly landscape plus the extensive lush green hills and valleys, stunning water holes and the endless views make tourists stay incredible hence confirming the park nature beauty. It is always a memorable experience to those who chose to explore the wilderness land of Kidepo Valley National Park.
Semuliki National Park
The excellent choice for birdlife and primate viewing experience in Uganda located in Bundibugyo district on the western side of Ruwenzori Mountain. This is one of Africa’s most ancient and bio-diverse forests; one of the few to survive the last ice age, 12-18,000 years ago. Excellent travelers searching for history and nature Semuliki national park has a great hot spring that bubbles up from the depth demonstrating the powerful forces that shaped the Rify valley during the last 14 million years. This beautiful place can be accessed by road from Kampala uganda ‘s capital- fort potal via Mubende or via Masaka-Mabarara and Kasese. While here you can get opportunities of visiting Rwenzori mountains, Queen Elizabeth national park, Lake Mburo, Kyambura wildlife reserve and the great mountain gorilla home-Bwindi Impenetrable national park.
Pian Upe Game Reserve
Very few travelers know this game reserve. Located in the Karamoja subregion of northeastern Uganda, Pian Upe is an off the beaten trail destination for wildlife enthusiasts. It is the second largest conservation protected area in Uganda hosting incredible wildlife including cheetahs, leopards, buffaloes, several species of antelopes etc. This game reserve is underrated but one of the most interesting places to visit in North Eastern Uganda. The area once supported healthy populations of lions, elephants, black rhinos and giraffes, though these are now locally extinct.