Uganda is a land of diversity – from tropical glaciers, to tropical rivers; from gorillas to Africa Big 5 – you will find it here. And at Kwezi Outdoors we are here to take you on an unforgettable journey into the natural wonders that await you.
A must-do experience is gorilla trekking. Trek through tropical jungles to come face to face with mountain gorillas. From chimpanzees to golden monkeys, primate lovers have a much to look to through the tropical forests. And beyond Lake Victoria, and the Nile River are waiting for you to enjoy fishing or adrenaline drives like whitewater rafting.
Custom designed safaris are all about you – a personal safari just for you – solo or group – based on your requirements and budget. It is your life style, it is your vacation, it is your time, it is your dream safari. Our experience, and resources are dedicated to meet your unique needs.
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Uganda has 10 amazingly diverse national parks. Some like the Bwindi Impenetrable National Park are well-known for their gentle residents - the mountain gorillas. From the misty tropical forest there a number of savanna parks where you get to tick off Africa's Big 5 - and in Uganda case plus the 13 species of primates and over 1070 bird species.
From the savannah parks to the mountainous Rwenzori Mountains National Park, with its tropical glaciers, there is a lot waiting just for you. So, whether to choose to visit view wildlife, trek across glaciers, fish in the Nile, walk with zebras, and top it with golf - you will not be disappointed.
And more so, Uganda is not a mass-tourism destination. So your environmental footprint remains small, and your experience private and personal.
Valid Passport: Ensure that your passport is valid for at least six months beyond your intended departure date from Uganda.
The Passport must have a clean and full visa page for endorsement.
Visa: Get a Uganda visa online from visas.immigration.go.ug The fee is $50 for a 90 day single entry visa. Apply early online prior to your trip.
Vaccinations: Yellow Fever Certificate: Ensure you have a valid yellow fever vaccination certificate. This is required for entry into Uganda. If you have a valid reason not to take a vaccination, then you must get a medical waiver from a qualified medical facility.
Medications: Keep medicines in their original, labeled containers. Ensure that they are clearly labeled with your full name, health care provider’s name, generic and brand name, and exact dosage. Bring copies of all written prescriptions, including the generic names for medicines.
Travel Insurance: We strongly recommended to have travel insurance that covers medical expenses, trip cancellation, and personal belongings. Ensure that your insurance policy includes coverage for activities you plan to undertake, such as extreme sport (whitewater rafting, bungee etc) or mountain climbing.
Currency: We use the Ugandan shilling (UGX). However, the USD, Euro, and the UK pound are some of the world currencies freely converted at foreign exchanges in the urban centre. It’s advisable to carry some cash with you or have access to ATMs (USD) for cash withdrawals – mostly in Kampala. VISA card is the most widely accepted.
Climate and Packing: Consider the climate and weather conditions during your visit. Uganda experiences a tropical climate, so pack lightweight, breathable clothing, along with comfortable.
Tracking Permit: If you are gorilla or chimpanzee trekking, you must have secured your permit. US$700 for a gorilla permit; while $200 for a chimpanzeee permit.
Registered and Licensed
Kwezi Outdoors is registered and licensed the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB/RTT/TT/2019/00183) to provide tourism services. Our license is renewed annually when we meet operating quality and standards.
Find us rooted
We are for real from online to brick and mortar. Location Google maps: 9HHX+3M Kampala
Not a lone operator
Kwezi Outdoors is a member of the Association of Uganda Tour Operators which ensures credibility and oversight in the industry. We are a part of ethical like-minded businesses.
Licensed professional guides
Our driver-guides are registered, professional and knowledgeable men and women. They are experienced professionals with a cultural sensitivity only locals can have.
Secure your booking with a 40% deposit on your safari. Then either pay off your safari in instalments or simply clear your final balance payment 30 days before travel date.
Pay with Confidence
We accept VISA, Mastercard, AmericanExpress, bank / wire transfer by secure international payment gateways.
We work for you
We offer private and tailor made safaris in Uganda. These safaris are customized for you at no extra cost.
True to our word
What you see in the itinerary you finally approve is what you get. And often some more. Gorilla, chimpanzee, fishing or other permits that may apply are included in the price. No hidden costs.
Ours is a full service
All meals and listed accommodations are included, plus water on the safari vehicle / plane between destinations.
Our fishing safaris are all inclusive – permits, experienced skipper, boats and more. We operate a catch and release policy. Uganda domestics flights are also included where applicable.
We partner with proven, safe, and experienced domestic airlines for our flying safaris.
Free & no obligations quote
From the moment you consider to travel with Kwezi Outdoors, you will not be alone. You will have a dedicated safari consultant to craft your dream safari. And you will get a free tailor-made safari quote.
COVID safe travel
Your safety and wellbeing is always our priority. We maintain and operate under the Covid safety protocols.