What Is The Cost Of A Uganda Safari – All You Need To Know

What is the cost of a Uganda safari cost ?, is one of the frequently asked questions by many travelers planning a Uganda Safari for there first time in the Pearl of Africa. Many travelers ask this question so that they can look through their travel budget to see which safari package suits  their pocket.

It is important to note that the price of a Uganda Safari is determined by a number of factors, therefore the cost of a Uganda Safari has no fixed price due the fact that Uganda is one the thrilling safari destination in Africa graced with many fascinating attractions worthy to explore on your Roadtrip. However Uganda is among the few African countries with the lowest cost of living.

Cost of a Uganda Safari

As earlier mentioned, various factors determine the price of a Uganda Safari and these include; Accommodation cost, period of stay, activity interests, Transport cost, season of travel, number of travelers on a Uganda Safari, meals, the mark up of a Tour Operator, tips among other factors.  

Uganda Safari packages favors all sorts of tourists ranging from Luxury, mid-range  and budget safari experiences. And the budget or luxury safari experience is determined by the nature of accommodation option the traveler chooses to use.

Top Uganda Safari packages and there price range

4 Days Murchison Falls National Park Safari

Uganda Safari in Murchison Falls Park

This 4 days Uganda Safari offers you great opportunity to explore more of the beauty of Murchison Falls National Park- the largest and oldest safari park in Uganda. View lots of stunning Wildlife include the unique species like the Rothchild giraffes plus others like the African buffaloes, Elephants, Lions, hippos, warthogs, leopards among others. Grab a chance to enjoy birding, the Nile boat cruise to the top of the falls or a hike to the top of Murchison Falls as well as chimpanzee trekking in Budongo Forest.  

The Prices Ranges from $900 per person

5 Days gorilla and  wildlife Uganda Safari

This 5 days Uganda Safari takes you to experience the mountain gorilla trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park as well as view impressive numbers of wildlife species in Queen Elizabeth National Park. The tours offers you chance to see the tree climbing lions in Ishasha sector, enjoy a boat cruise on Kazinga channel where you lots of colorful bird species.

This Uganda safari price ranges from $2500 per person

10 Days classic Uganda Safari

The 10 days classic Uganda Safari gives you a great opportunity to experience the best of Uganda’s prime safari destinations. The tour takes you to Bwindi forest for a gorilla trekking experience, Kibale Forest National Park for chimpanzee trekking, Queen Elizabeth National Park and Murchison falls National Park for a unique wildlife encounter. Expect to enjoy the thrilling cultures, eye catching landscapes as well classic comfortable accommodation lodges and many enthralling things.

The cost of a 10 days Uganda Safari  ranges from $3500 per person.

2 Days Jinja Tour

On this 2 days Jinja Tour, grab a chance to experience the source of the Nile in Jinja, enjoy optional adventure activities like quad biking, white water rafting, bungee jumping as well as tubing among others. The tour takes you through Mabira forest for a guided forest walk or Zip lining , Ssezibwe Falls for a cultural experience and proceed to Jinja where you enjoy lots of amazing attractions.

The 2 days Jinja Tour ranges from $700 per person

12 Days birding and primate Uganda Safari

Birds in Uganda

This 12 days Uganda safari, we combine the best of primate experience as well as the bird watching adventure in Uganda. The tour takes you to explore some of the top birding site like Mabamba wetland, Maramagambo Forest, Mabira forest where you sight many beautiful bird species like the shoebill stork, egrets among others. The safari takes you to Kibale Forest National Park and Bwindi Impenetrable forest National park for a chimpanzee and gorilla trekking experience irrespective.

The cost of a 12 days birding and primate Uganda Safari ranges from $3900 per person.

14 days Uganda Safari

On this 14 days Uganda Safari, enjoy the best of Uganda’s prime safari parks as well as attraction. The safari takes you to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park, Murchison Falls National Park, Kibale Forest National Park, Lake Mburo National Park, Queen Elizabeth National Park, lake Bunyonyi and jinja. Expect to enjoy activities like white water rafting, gorilla and chimpanzee trekking, wildlife viewing, horseback riding boat cruise experience among others.

The cost of a 14 Days Uganda Safari ranges from $5000 per person when solo, but if it is a group tour, the price can be lower.

3 Days  Bwindi Gorilla Safari

The 3 days Uganda Gorilla Safari takes you to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park for a gorilla trekking experience, you get chance to enjoy an optional Batwa cultural encounter where you groove on the fascinating authentic culture and behavior lifestyle of the Batwa.

The price cost of this gorilla safari ranges from $2000 per person

3 days Safari to Queen Elizabeth National Park

This 3 days Uganda Safari takes you to Queen Elizabeth National Park – the only home to the tree climbing lions found in the Ishasha sector plus impressive huge numbers of Wildlife species like the 1000s of hippos, crocodile, Buffaloes, Elephants, Uganda Kobs, Lions, Leopards and many others. Enjoy an enthralling boat cruise in Kazinga channel as well as a wonderful game drive in the kasenyi plains.

This 3 days Uganda safari ranges from $700 per person

Uganda Safari Activity Prices

  • Permit to see the gorillas of Uganda costs US $ 700 per person per day.
  • Chimpanzee tracking permit costs $200 (Kibale National Park)
  • Park entrance fees is US$40 ( Queen Elizabeth National Park, Murchison Falls National Park, Lake Mburo and Kidepo)
  • Cost of golden monkeys permit in Uganda is US $ 60 per person per hour.
  • A Luxury safari lodge is $ 300 per night
  • Budget or cheap Safari accommodation is $ 100 per night.
  • You can hire a car to take you to the parks at $100 to $200 per day.
  • Trekking Mount Elgon (National Park) costs $ 90 per day.
  • Boat cruise on Queen Elizabeth National Park costs $ 30 per shift.
  • Rhino Visits at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary costs US$50 per person.
  • Average Cost of Safari in Uganda is US$ 200 per person per day.

In synopsis, there is no fixed price cost of a Uganda safari and no one can ever work out an accurate price for a Uganda Safari package unless you choose to use a tour operator like Mumwe Global Safaris. With the above, hope you get a clear insight about the cost of a Uganda Safari and this assists you to project your travel budget or money you need to save on your next self drive or driver guided trip in Uganda. For further more information, feel free to contact our travel experts on info@ugandasafaribookings.com or call us on +256-700135510 to speak with the reservations team.