ACTIVITIES IN UGANDA 2021
Activities in Uganda 2021 : Uganda is one of the top tourism destinations in East Africa that you can visit to have an amazing time during covid-19 in the country given the fact that a number of activities are discounted, accommodation rates are decreased which has attracted a number of tourists to visit the country. Interesting about the different activities in Uganda 2021 is the fact that it will give you an amazing experience despite of covid-19 because the country has put in place a number of covid-19 safety measures to ensure that tourists are safe from the deadly covid-19 while they take part in the different activities in Uganda 2021. It should be noted that the country has a lot to offer to the different tourist types interested in different activities and attractions for instance the country boosts of a number of historical sites, wildlife protected in the national parks, game reserves sanctuaries, festivals that they can engage in that will make the different activities in Uganda 2021 quite rewarding.
Gorilla trekking on Uganda Safari can be carried out in mgahinga national park and Bwindi impenetrable national park which will give you the chance to spend one hour with a given gorilla family understanding the different features in the wild. During gorilla trekking in mgahinga national park, tourists will get hike the Virunga Mountains in the park that is Mount Sabyinyo, Mount Muhabura and Mount Gahinga which will give you access to gorilla families like Nyakagezi, Ugenda gorilla family and the Hirwa gorilla family whereas gorilla trekking in Bwindi impenetrable national park is carried out in the four sectors of the park namely; Buhoma, Nkuringo, Rushaga and Ruhija that will give you access to the habituated gorilla families in the park. During the transfer to the gorilla families in either parks, you will get to see attractions like; numerous bird species like; Rwenzori turaco, Pockefellers’s sun bird, Chapin’s flycatcher, Rwenzori Batis, strange weaver, red throated alethe, monkey species like the golden monkeys, black and white colobus monkeys, and red tailed monkeys among other monkey species and when you get to the gorilla families, you will get to spend one hour with the primates understanding the different features of their rewarding behaviour in the park.
As part of the rewarding activities in Uganda 2021 that you can choose to take part in is gorilla habituation which involves training the primates in order to get accustomed to human presence. The activity involves accompanying a group of researchers that are training the species to get accustomed to human presence. During the activity you will get to see the authentic experiences and reactions of the primates with the trainers and the tourists as they react towards the different training sessions which make the activity quite thrilling.
Other activities in Uganda 2021that can be carried out include birding which will make all the birders dreams come true with a number of destinations that they can see the different bird species. Some of the bird species can be seen in different national parks in Uganda like kidepo national park, Murchison falls national park, Bwindi impenetrable national park, Kibale national park and many other national parks in uganda and the different bird species that can be seen include; short tailed warbler, blue headed sun bird other bird species include the emerald cuckoo, common Bulbul, African blue and white tailed blue fly catchers and red headed Blue bill.
Chimpanzee trekking should not be missed out on during the different activities in Uganda 2021 because you will get to visit the primate hub of Uganda Kibale national park that will make all your primate dreams come true with a number of different primates you will get to see like; the golden monkeys, the black and white colobus monkeys, the vervet monkeys, grey cheeked mangabeys, olive baboons, galago, and potto among other primate species while you take part in the activity. Chimpanzee trekking involves tourists following a habituated troop of chimpanzees throughout their daily activities to observe and understand their behaviour in the wild.
Some of the interesting features you will get to understand about the primates is the fact that they spend most of the time eating and playing as they swing from one tree branch to another, you will also get to see their diet which comprises of fruit and edible lies plus some invertebrates like termites and many other interesting features of the species making your Uganda safari quite memorable.