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Popular Trips to Uganda
The quintessential Ugandan experiences. A synthesis of the very best on offer in Uganda's vibrant, exotic, and humbling southwest. These trips are our most popular adventures.
Combine chimp trekking in Kibale Forest with mountain gorilla treks in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. A well-paced highlights tour unlocking some of Uganda's most impressive experiences. Consider breaking up the journey from Kibale to Bwindi with a classic safari at…
Discover the exceptional bio-diversity of Uganda by combining the beautiful savannah grasslands of Murchison Falls National Park with chimpanzee trekking in the forests of Kibale National Park. Connect the dots with epic road trips looping through northwestern Uganda.…
What our customers think
I contacted Brilliant Uganda about a safari tour and within 24 hours they had turned around a great trip for me. They arranged a 3 day tour to the Gorillas for me. I hope to come back to see more of what is an amazing country.
Kiera February 2019
Incredible trip. I've come home to a very jealous family! Thank you for all of your hard work. I absolutely loved the trip and couldn't have hoped for a better itinerary.
Kristen September 2019
Incredible trek to Margherita peak. After doing Kili last year I wanted another challenge and Uganda did not disappoint. Awesome experience.
Kevin November 2018
Brilliant Uganda helped organise a 10 day trip for our family. Communication was good and they answered all of our questions quickly. The trip itself was perfect for us and they took lots of time to help us understand the details.
Julia January 2019
We're both well travelled both in and out of Africa and we both agree Uganda has left the biggest impression on us. Tracking the Gorillas was wonderful, and our guide was professional and enthusiastic throughout.
James and Helen June 2019
Mark and the team were really helpful and I had a fantastic time. The trip ran smoothly and I was happy with the lodges and hotels. The wildlife at Murchison and queen elizabeth park were particularly good. Thanks for organising this for us.
Howard & Jazz March 2019
Extraordinary Experiences in Uganda
Gorilla Trekking in Uganda
Uganda is home to half the world's Mountain Gorilla population. Seeing these animals up close in their natural habitat is one of the most impressive wildlife encounters in Africa. …
Chimpanzee Trekking in Uganda
By no means a support act to the gorillas, Uganda’s chimps are a draw in their own right. Occupying different habitats to the gorillas and living within distinct social …
Uganda’s savannah safari destinations are beautiful, immensely valuable, and extraordinary wildlife encounters that complement a forest adventure or mountain hike perfectly. Each…
Trekking and Hiking in Uganda
Few countries in Africa can combine trekking through jungle thickets, where light bounces off the dense shrubbery illuminating your path in a haze of green, with mountaineering to …
If you think that exploring Uganda ties you to a vehicle, think again. White water rafting, kayaking, bungee jumping, quad biking, hiking, horse riding and much more are possible …
Extraordinary Destinations in Uganda
Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
The foliage parts on a winding trail to reveal 200 kilograms of muscle, covered by a thick coat of silver and black hair, sitting amongst the thickets of a vast and unforgiving …
Kibale Forest Chimpanzee Trekking
Uganda is one of the world's best primate destinations - and there are over 5,000 chimpanzees in the country. Kibale Forest National Park in the southwest of Uganda, is home to …
Murchison Falls National Park
The Murchison Falls gives the park its name and draws visitors to this beautiful part Uganda. But what makes them stay, often drawing them back repeatedly, is the epic landscape, …
Queen Elizabeth National Park
The most bio-diverse park in Uganda. A beautiful combination of forests, grasslands and waterscapes. Queen Elizabeth National Park is the most popular safari destination in Uganda …
Lake Mutanda & Bunyonyi
Water like liquid silver, unrestrained by a circular shoreline, free to flow around small wooded islands, reflecting sky and the dragon’s teeth of ancient volcanoes. A view so …
Lake Mburo National Park
Lake Mburo National Park is one of Uganda’s most surprising national parks. Often dropped into an itinerary to break the journey from Bwindi, it has a tendency to over-deliver. …
There is something wonderful about sensing a country change, finding your way through yet another of the Earth’s folds down into a different world, subtly different from the one …
Kidepo Valley National Park
Wide grass plains, broken only by distant, soft, blue mountains. Gazing at distant horizons punctuated by the smudge of scattered buffalo, not the ant-crawl of safari vehicles.…
Mgahinga Gorilla National Park
Down on the border with Rwanda rises a chain of volcanoes, whose slopes, forest-clad, host golden monkeys and mountain gorillas. There are few visitors to enjoy the view, but those…