African Adventure Travellers is a Ugandan based African safari adventure tours and travels company reputed to organizing quality and affordable tours and safaris in Uganda (Uganda safari tours), and Rwanda and can extend into Kenya, Tanzania, Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo. We offer a range of tours and safari packages including gorilla trekking safaris in Uganda and Rwanda, chimpanzee tours in Uganda & Rwanda, wildlife safaris in Uganda and East Africa, primates tours, hiking and mountaineering expeditions, cultural experiences, bird watching safaris, family holidays and a range of outdoor adventure activities.
We organize both private and scheduled group safaris and tours, that we categorize as: budget, mid-range and luxury to cater for all travellers from different countries to suit their desires. We have a range of tailored Uganda safaris and tour packages that you can choose from depending on your preferences. Alternatively, our expert safaris and tours consultants shall guide you to come up with a customized package that fits your budget, travel time and preferences. Our consultants boast of more than 10 years of experience and extensive knowledge of operating quality tours and safaris to Uganda and the great lakes region of East Africa.
Both Uganda and Rwanda are African countries known for their remarkable destinations and attractions. They offer unique and incredible experiences for travelers, whether you’re interested in wildlife, natural beauty, or cultural exploration.
Uganda safaris promise an unparalleled expedition into the heart of Africa’s wild treasures. With the opportunity to track endangered mountain gorillas in their natural habitat, witness the raw power of Murchison Falls on the Nile, and traverse diverse landscapes that house an array of wildlife, these tours offer a harmonious blend of adventure and conservation. Whether exploring the misty rainforests or the expansive savannahs, Uganda safaris provide a chance to connect with both nature and culture, creating indelible memories in a land where the untamed beauty of the wild takes center stage.
Gorilla trekking safaris offer a profound and awe-inspiring adventure into the heart of the natural world. With a backdrop of lush rainforests or mist-shrouded mountains, these treks lead intrepid explorers through challenging terrain in pursuit of the elusive mountain gorillas. The culmination of this arduous journey is an intimate encounter with these gentle giants, observing their intricate social behaviors and majestic presence in their undisturbed habitat – an experience that leaves an indelible mark on both the traveler’s memory and their understanding of the interconnectedness of all life.
Amazingly Uganda is still as beautiful & natural as Sir Winston first found it over hundred years ago. It is still pure & untouched, one country that has not been affected by mass tourism, & offering that ultimate off the beaten track feel that every traveler looks for in an African adventure.
It is no wander Lonely Planet chose it the number one destination to travel for the year 2012.
Wildlife – Nature lovers & wildlife enthusisats are in for a treat!. Uganda is a country of varied habitats ranging from tropical rainforest, thickets, swamps, lake shores to savanna & open grassland. This has made it possible for various birds & mammals to find suitable habitat in Uganda. Our checklist of birds is 1057 species, IUCN has recognized 8 as endangered, 14 vulnerable and 7 near-threatened. While 343 mammal species been recorded, 133 are classified as large mammals and 210 small (bats, rats, mice, shrews, otters, etc…)
Safaris – Uganda has 10 national parks & each one offers different specialized activities or a combination of them, in addition to bird watching. Gorilla tracking is done in Bwindi National Park & Mgahinga Gorilla National Park. Three mountain national parks, Rwenzori, Elgon & Mgahinga offer mountain climbing. Big game viewing is mostly in savanna parks which include Murchison Falls, Queen Elizabeth, Lake Mburo, & Kidepo Valley National Parks. Sport fishing & boat trips are offered in Lake Mburo, Queen Elizabeth & Murchison. Nature walks are offered by all the National Parks.
Loads of Adventure – Uganda is home of the famous River Nile, the longest river on earth. The Nile offers a life time of adventures including up to grade 6 white-water rafting, kayaking, bungee jumping, canoeing, jet boating, river surfing & lots of more. Trekkers & hikers can take on the snow capped & UNESCO World Heritage-listed Rwenzori Mountains, famously known as the the Mountains of the Moon, with stunning views of the equatorial mist from top. For more treks there is the Mt Elgon & the dramatic Virunga Volcanoes of Mgahinga National Park.
Security & stability – Uganda has had a torrid past of bloody conflicts & civil wars that still lingers in minds of many of travelers. It has since stepped out of this dark past and for last six or so years has been one of the most secure nations on the African continent. Kampala, Uganda’s capital is rated among the safest cities in Africa.