Game drives and excursions
One of the best experiences not to be missed while in the Pearl of Africa is the game drives for the Big Five African game. Blessed with a total of 10 national parks and several game reserves, game drives can be done in Kidepo Valley national park, Murchison Falls National park, and Queen Elizabeth National park, Ishasha Sector for the tree climbing lions, Semuliki National park and in Lake Mburo National park.
During the game drives in Uganda you will have a chance to get closer to several animals and bird species with chances of taking as many pictures as possible. When booking a safari with us, you will have a private safari guide readily available to take you for as many game drives as possible in a customized safari land-cruiser. All our safari cars for game drives have a pop up roof for game viewing, enough legroom, charging sockets, complementary WiFi in the car and a fridge for complementary cold drinks and fruits during the game drives.
Basing on your preferences, we customize the game drives experiences to best suite clients interested in photography tours, birding experiences, game watching and many more.
Among the key highlights during Uganda game viewing safaris include;
The Big Five: These include the Elephants, Rhinos, Buffaloes, Lions and Leopards. During the Uganda safari experience, there are very high chances of meeting the Big Five African game during the game drives. With the help of our specialist safari guides that will be with you during the safari, he will be able to point out several animal species, interpret animal behaviors with several interesting facts.
Tree climbing lions: The Ishasha sector, located in the southern ends of Queen Elizabeth National park is a well-known destination famous for the tree climbing lions. A game drive in this woodland sector gets you closer to these giants as they relax in the tree branches in the afternoon, or during the morning hours, you will meet the lions as they return from their night hunts.
Birding: Commonly referred to as the true birder’s Paradise, Uganda is one of the destinations where you will encounter several endemic bird species and international immigrants. During the game drives, your safari guide will be able to take you through several spots where you will be able to encounter several bird species for a birding experience.