Safari Lodges to Consider on a safari through Uganda
Safari Lodges to Consider on a safari through Uganda

The Finest Safari Lodges to Consider While on a safari through Uganda

All the most opted Accommodation facilities have over the years been set up in strategically prime tourism locations in Uganda’s National Parks. These go for prices ranging from budget, mid-range, and Luxury or high-end safari lodges. The choice to stay at a particular safari lodge often depends on the proximity of the lodge to a visitor’s desired tourist attractions, the budget of the visitor, and the availability of that safari lodge during a particular period opted for by the client. Some of the most ideal safari lodges to consider when visiting Uganda National Parks include the following.

Safari Lodges to Consider in Uganda

Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park

Trackers Lodge

Trackers Lodge is located about 60 kilometers from Kihihi Airstrip and offers excellent services to guests throughout their stay. The lodge is strategically located to enable guests to track the mountain gorillas in Bwindi easily.

Gorilla Forest Camp

Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp is located deep inside Bwindi Impenetrable Forest which is very popular for gorilla trekking. Staying at Gorilla Forest Camp allows visitors to experience trekking mountain gorillas in Bwindi, bird watching, and guided cultural visits among other tour activities.

Buhoma Lodge

Buhoma Lodge is top quality and intimate property commanding spectacular and uninterrupted views of the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park, home to the rare and elusive Mountain Gorillas. An elevated central lounge area, complete with bar, dining, and spa facilities, offers a cozy, comfortable environment to discuss the day’s activities around the fireplaces, adding atmosphere and warmth to the cool evening.

Mahogany Springs

Mahogany Springs offers privacy and serenity blended with optimal comfort in a spectacular setting. With some of the most luxurious accommodations in East Africa, the feeling that you will experience when staying here is beyond compare. The Gorillas have been known to visit the lodge and coming face to face with them is an indescribable experience.

Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge

Guests at Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge stay in their cottages. Built of local volcanic stone, every cottage has a large sitting room with a fireplace, vast overstuffed armchairs, and hand-woven carpets. Tracking mountain gorillas in Bwindi is high on the agenda for many tourists staying at the lodge.

Safari Lodges to Consider While on a safari through Uganda

Murchison Falls National Park

Chobe Safari Lodge

This five-star safari lodge in Murchison Falls National Park is excellent on so many levels. Chobe Safari Lodge offers an opportunity of experiencing Uganda’s rich wildlife, bird species, flora, and fauna. The River Nile makes the whole experience feel just right. The lodge offers panoramic views of the park and is one of Africa’s best destinations for sport fishing.

Bakers Lodge

Bakers Lodge rests amongst large shady trees and has gotten suites on raised decks to take full advantage of cool breezes and spectacular river views beautifully set along the southern bank of the River Nile. With a thatched central lounge, dining and bar area, and a refreshing swimming pool, the eco-friendly lodge gives visitors a true feeling of life in the wild.

Paraa Safari Lodge

The lodge is strategically located in Murchison Falls National Park in the North Western part of Uganda and overlooks the longest river in the World, The River Nile. Paraa Safari Lodge offers a unique blend of comfort, relaxation, and adventure. Staying at Paraa Safari Lodge allows visitors to visit the mighty Murchison Falls, one of the most powerful waterfalls in the world where the Nile water is channeled into a narrow gorge six meters wide before plunging 43 meters below.

Kibale Forest National Park

Kyaninga Lodge

Kyaninga Lodge is set against the stunning backdrop of Lake Kyaninga and the Rwenzori Mountains beyond. The lodge has got 9 exclusive cottages made from hand-carved logs, superb dining, and so much more. Staying at Kyaninga Lodge allows visitors to undertake many tour activities including tracking chimpanzees in Kibale Forest National Park.

Primates lodge

Ndali Lodge provides a perfect base from which to visit some of the region’s most popular attractions. Kibale Forest National Park, the famous home of the largest concentration of chimpanzees in Africa, as well as a bewildering variety of other primates, birds, and butterflies, can be reached within 45 minutes. Also close by is the Bigodi Wetland Sanctuary, a community-based conservation project home to various monkeys and other mammals.

Safari Lodges in Uganda

Lake Mburo National Park

Mihingo Safari Lodge

Safari Lodges to Consider in Uganda: Mihingo is a luxurious, family-owned lodge in a magical setting adjacent to Lake Mburo National Park. Perched high on a rocky kopje, whose pre-Cambrian granite boulders were formed over 500 million years ago, it has spectacular views over a vast savannah landscape.  Designed to blend in with its fragile surroundings, this environmentally friendly lodge offers comfort, relaxation, and the experience of being at one with nature.

An infinity pool overlooks the valley below where buffalo, eland, impala, warthogs, bushbuck, and zebra can be seen at the waterhole.  On the rocks, you may have the rare chance of seeing the resident family of Klipspringers.  We cannot guarantee that you will see a leopard, but on a night game drive, you do have a good chance. As Rungwe Kingdon (the son of the well-known wildlife author, Jonathan Kingdon, and one of Mihingo’s guests) once told us “I have seen more leopards in Lake Mburo National Park than any other park in East Africa”. To further enhance your experience of wild Africa, Mihingo is the only lodge in Uganda to offer daytime and overnight horse safaris into the national park.

The only regret that many of our guests have is that they wish they had booked to stay longer than only a night or two. We hope this website will help you to see how many wonderful things there are to do when you stay at Mihingo Lodge.

Kigambira safari lodge

Kigambira Safari Lodge is a luxury eco-lodge built in the Southern part of Lake Mburo National Park; Uganda’s smallest park. Nestled between Lake Kigambira and the Rubanga Forest, the location provides the ideal base for the adventurous traveler with a range of activities from game drives & boat trips on Lake Mburo, to exhilarating hikes through the low canopied forest or the looping trail around Lake Kigambira.

Lake Mburo National Park is home to over 350 species of birdlife, including the rare Shoebill, Red-Faced Barbet and African Finfoot among others. With its varied habitat, the park is home to approximately 68 mammal species – Oribi, Impala, Buffalo, Waterbuck, huge herds of Zebra, and even the elusive Leopard and Lion.

Queen Elizabeth National Park.

Mweya Safari Lodge

Mweya Safari Lodge is located on a peninsula within the heart of the Queen Elizabeth National Park and is surrounded by the magical Rwenzori Mountains also known as the ‘Mountains of the Moon. The lodge is a perfect place to relax as you reflect on the day’s tour activities which oftentimes include game drives through the park which is filled with so many animal and bird species.

Ishasha Wildness Camp

Ishasha Wilderness Camp is located within the Southern Ishasha sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park on the Ntungwe river. Ishasha Wilderness Camp offers high-quality accommodation and services in this remote sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park famous for its tree climbing Lions.

Safari Lodges to Consider in Uganda

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Katland Safaris
April 19, 2024
I don't think the title of your article matches the content lol. Just kidding, mainly because I had some doubts after reading the article.

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