Kidepo Valley National Park

Kidepo Valley National Park

Kidepo valley national park is one of the best national parks in Uganda with great wilderness areas that harbor unique wildlife species that cannot be found anywhere in Uganda. It was gazetted as a national park in 1962. Kidepo valley national park is situated in Kaabong district northeastern part of Uganda and lies in the semi-arid valleys between Uganda’s border with Kenya and Sudan hence consists of semi-arid climate with one rainy season per year which is from April to …

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Akagera National Park

Akagera National Park

Akagera National Park Rwanda is located in the northeastern part of Rwanda next to the Tanzania-Rwanda border and a 2 hours’ drive from Kigali. It is one of the 3 great national parks of the country along Volcanoes National Park, Nyungwe forest national park. Akagera national park is one of the African Parks founded in 1934 to protect animals and wildlife in Rwanda and is Africa’s largest protected wetland. Akagera National Park is majorly covered by swamps woodland, low mountains …

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5 Eastern Black Rhinos introduced in Akagera National Park

5 Eastern Black Rhinos

5 Eastern Black Rhinos have been introduced in Akagera National Park in order to boost the tourism industry in Rwanda. Finally Rwanda’s dream of harboring the big five in a variety is being cemented by introducing 5 eastern black rhinos into akagera national park. The introduction of the 18 rhinos from south Africa spearheaded by African park with support from Rwanda Development Board (RDB)  and the Howard G. Buffett Foundation was the previous batch of rhinos brought to the park. …

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Chimpanzee Trekking in Rwanda

Chimpanzee Trekking in Rwanda

Chimpanzee trekking in Rwanda is another activity that diversified the tourism sector in Kigali as Rwanda’s major attraction has been gorillas. The permit for this activity goes for 90 USD for foreign tourists while for the Rwandan tourists it goes for 60 USD and is only done in Nyungwe forest that is in Rwanda. This trek starts off from three reception centers that is; Uwinka, Kitabi and Gisakura where the tourists meet the park rangers and the tourists are expected …

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Why Visit Lake Mburo

Why Visit Lake Mburo

Lake Mburo national park is the smallest Savannah national park in Uganda covering an area of about 370 kilometers squared; the park is characterized with rolling hills, riverine forests, savannah grasslands, woodland, lakes and swamps. Lake Mburo National Park boasts with 5 lakes within the park out of the 13 lakes in the area and Lake Mburo in which the park is named after is the largest of them all. Wildlife However small lake Mburo is it harbors various wildlife …

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