Uganda is endowed with large species of birds recorded within its borders. This is because it offers easy access to several bird-rich habitats that are difficult to reach else where. Uganda’s remarkable avian diversity-1,008 can be attributed to its location at a transitional point between the East African savanna, the West African rainforest and the semi-desert of the north.

Boat Cruise

There a number of game parks that offer exciting boat ride to help the tourist get better views of waterfalls, wildlife, reptiles and birds. Some of these you cannot see quite clearly from land and you need to get onto the water to get a clear view.

Chimpanzee Tracking

Chimpanzee tracking is one of most popular primate tracking activities among tourists, next to gorilla trekking in popularity. With a population of over 5000 chimpanzees in Uganda distributed in the various forests and game parks, this population is steadily increasing thanks to peace and stability, as well as conservation efforts.

Cultural and Community Tours

Uganda has a very rich in culture with a lot of diverse culture. Boost the experience of your safari by interacting with the community especially if you need to unwind and relax! Watching these people dance, tell traditional stories or depict their way of life their way of life to you is something amazing. The most visited tribes are the Batwa Pygmies, Karamojong, Gishu, Acholi and the Ankole but Batwa Pygmies turn out to be the most visited of all by tourists because their proximity to Bwindi & Mgahinga.

Cycling Tours

Cycling tours are a popular safari activity in Uganda providing travelers with bicycles to ride during safari. Sturdy and comfortable bikes are available for rental as an alternative to vehicles for conducting game drives and cycling tours.

Places where cycling tours are popular include:

Game Drives

East Africa has one of the most iconic wildlife destinations in the world. From Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, hundreds of square miles have been set aside for the ultimate safari destinations offering unparalleled game viewing experiences in game parks and reserves.

Gorilla Trekking

When you think about holidays in East Africa, it’s definitely worth having a Mountain Gorilla Trekking Safari Experience on your bucket list. Gorilla Tours are one of East Africa's top safari experiences for visitors. We're ready and waiting to start planning your safari with you. Your search for a once in a lifetime safari experience stops here!


Uganda is blessed with various mountains and volcanoes offering you the most gratifying hiking experience. Mountain hiking complement the popular gorilla safaris making your Uganda safari a complete package. Dillard Tours and Travel offers you both short and long hiking tours to meet you expectations.

Nature Walks and Hiking

Nature walks and hiking is a thrilling activity that gives you an intimate feel of nature. There are numerous nature walk trails national parks and game reserves. You get to enjoy close views of primates, butterflies and other insect species, tree and plant species and so much more. Below are some of the popular nature walk trails in Uganda.

Top of Murchison falls: Top of Murchison falls trail is normally hiked after a boat cruise on river Nile. You disembark the boat and take a walk up the hill where you get a good view of the majestic Murchison Falls.

Primate Tracking

The playful antics and heartwarming social behaviors of primates capture the minds of people around the world. Dream Treks Africa is proud to offer an enlightening and captivating trip into East Africa’s primate habitats.

Discover primates in East Africa, which is blessed with a variety of them.Primates include Gorillas, Chimpanzees, monkeys. We have affordable packages for trekking chimpanzees, mountain gorillas and Golden Monkeys. These much adored creatures are endemic to Uganda, Democratic Republic of Congo and Rwanda.