Tourist Attractions in Uganda

Uganda is endowed with very beautiful National Parks which are home to a variety of birds, animals and plants. Top National Parks of Uganda are as follows: –

  1. Queen Elizabeth
  2. Murchison Falls
  3. Bwindi Impenetrable
  4. Rwenzori Mountains
  5. Mgahinga Gorilla
  6. Semliki
  7. Kidepo Valley
  8. Lake Mbulo
  9. Mount Elgon

Uganda’s animals are very impressive and notable ones include Lions, Elephants, Rhinos, Leopards and Buffalos (aka the Big 5), great apes and more specifically the Chimpanzees, which are playful human cousins and the Mountain Gorillas. Of course there are other primates like the Vervet Monkeys, black and white Colobus Monkeys, Baboons, blue Monkeys, red-tailed Monkeys, grey-checked Mangabeys, golden Monkeys and etcetera.

Of all the above-named National Parks, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park offers the best unforgettable Gorilla Trekking Experience. On the other hand, Queen Elizabeth is famous for amazing sceneries whereas Murchison Falls National Park is reputed for its expansive size and Nile Cruises. Rwenzori Mountains National Park wherein are the Rwenzori mountains; fondly referred to as ‘Mountains on the Moon’ is in a class of its own for Climbing as well as Trekking Expeditions.

Here below are highlights about Uganda’s three most popular parks: –