Top Things To Do With Family On Self Drive Safari In Uganda

Looking forward to a family roadtrip in Uganda this season? Perhaps you have been on several African guided tours and want to try out something new with your loved ones that will offer you the best memories together, a self drive tour with family is the answer. There are a lot of things that will get you exciting on such a family road trip and the privacy you have in your rental car enables you do what you want just like home. For comfortable travel, hire the ideal family car such as rav4 and land cruiser prado.

As you plan for your family safari in Uganda this season , here are some of the best things you can do for great memories with your loved ones.

Wildlife tours

Uganda’s major Savannah national parks offer incredible wildlife tours with a variety of attractions for at least everyone to find something so interesting. Murchison falls national park is home to lots of antelopes, hippos, elephants, lions and giraffes among others and a list of water and savannah birds. And then Queen Elizabeth national park is great for game viewing to see tree climbing lions, elephnats, uganda kobs and big gropus of hippos. These two national parks offer great wildlife experinces featured by lovley landscapes for scenic viewing; the rwenzori mountains, and crater lakes in queen elizabeth antional park and the mighty waterfalls in Murchiosn falls national park. After a visit to these parks, your whole family will have great stories to share and the most beautiful family photos to show.   

Gorilla trekking

Watching gorillas in the africsn forest jungles is breathtaking but this experience is extremely life changing when you come up-close to these incredible primates with family. Uganda offers a cahnce to get this moment in Bwindi Impenetrable forest national prk. The somewhat long ride from Kampala to Bwindi takes you exploring the green western region filled with banana plantations. And then the trekking experience through the impenetrable forest searching for mountain gorillas. Once spotted, you are allowed to saty with them for an hour and this is where you will have the best moment of the entire safari; observing the gorillas get around with their little ones as you learn more about their behaviour. Age limit for gorilla trekking is 15 years.

Whitewater rafting

If you have a family that loves adventure, plan to head to Jinja for the great adrenaline riser- whitewater rafting. This activity enbles your family to face the rough rapids of the Nile and witness real adevture. the nile is one of the best places for whitewater rafting on the continent offering the experince for both experts at grade 4 and 5 and learners and younger perosns at the lower levels of rapids.

Horse riding

For the best horse riding experiences with family in uganda, consider to visit lake Mburo national park and Jinja. Both safari destinations are easy to access on self drive from Kampala and other locations in the counrty. Horse riding in lake mburo takes riders close to beautiful animls of the park incluidning zebras, giraffes and impalas plus exploring the scenic surrounding areas. On the otehr hand, going for this adventure in Jinja allows you to go around the banks of the nile and enjoy the stunning views there.

Travelling in company with family is the best things to do with them. A self drive tour offers more space to have a greater experince and betetr memories. However, you also need to hire a good car and deal with a professional rental company to obtain a good time of the trip. get in touch with us through for quality car rental services.