Gorilla Trekking in Uganda: The Habituation Experience

Gorilla Trekking in Uganda: The Habituation Experience

Gorilla Trekking in Uganda: The Habituation Experience Gorilla trekking in Uganda has traditionally been an hour-long meet-and-greet, but a new programme, gorilla habituation experience, allows visitors to track the animals too. Sue Watt of The Independent joins the trail “Everything about Rushenya is big: his head, his arms, his feet, and especially his bum.” Augustine Muhangi doesn’t stand … Read more

Off The Beaten Track African Savannah Safari Top 5

top 5 off the beaten track safaris

Top 5 off the Beaten Track African Savannah safaris There are safari destinations that everyone has heard about – Kruger National Park, the Masai Mara, and the Serengeti to name a few – and there is no doubt that these fantastic destinations have earned their reputations. Travellers are practically guaranteed stunning landscapes and bountiful wildlife sightings which is great … Read more

Jinja, The Adrenaline Capital of East Africa

Bungee Jump - Jinja, The Adrenaline Capital of East Africa

Located 60 miles (100 km) east of Uganda’s capital, Kampala, Jinja is best known as an adventure sports playground. Famous as the historic source of the Nile River, Jinja is these days the adrenaline capital of East Africa. Here you can get your fix of whitewater rafting, Bungee Jumping, kayaking, quad biking, mountain biking and … Read more

NGAMBA ISLAND CHIMPANZEE SANCTUARY RECOGNIZES WILD DISCOVERIES SAFARIS.

The year 2018 was such a great year with tremendous achievements. In addition to participating in two exhibitions at the WTM in London and ITB Berlin, and having a general improvement in business, Wild Discoveries Safaris was also recognised by the Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Sanctuary (CSWCT) for the continued partnership and incomparable support to the … Read more

Africa Safari tips for the best wildlife adventure holidays

Africa Safari Tips

Africa Safari tips for the best wildlife adventure holidays An Africa Safari adventure has been on your travel bucket list ever since you were a child, when you heard stories of wild animals roaming freely through the savannah plains of Africa. Growing up, Discovery Channel showed you in moving picture form that this was indeed … Read more

How to see mountain gorillas: Mind-blowing Bucket-list Trip

Rwanda primates - Uganda Mountain Gorilla safari

How to see mountain gorillas: Mind-blowing Bucket-list Trip It’s the moment of truth. After a long, sweaty scramble, your guide ushers you quietly into the clearing. Troop 13 are taking their midmorning break: hillocks of black fur protrude from the glossy greenery on every side – a crooked elbow here, a swollen belly there. Above … Read more

Uganda: Wild on the Nile Whitewater rafting

Uganda Whitewaters - Wild on the Nile

Uganda: Wild on the Nile Whitewater rafting WHEN I showed up to go whitewater rafting on the nile in Uganda, Gerald, the Canadian rafting guide who stood barefoot in board shorts and looked like a hardier, hairier version of Brad Pitt, greeted me with a simple question: Wild or mild? BY: JEFFREY GETTLEMAN My advice, if … Read more