FAQs

When is the best time to visit Murchison fall national Park?

The best time is the dry season through the month of June and ending in September, December to February. During this period shrubs grow shorter and sometimes dry up making it easier to spot wildlife and bird species.

How long is Kampala from Entebbe International Airport?

By road, it’s approximately 40 kilometres southwest of the central business city of Kampala. Uganda’s capital city.

Which Currency can I use when I'm in Uganda?

The currency of Uganda comprises banknotes and coins which are typified in” Uganda Shillings “(UGX)

Are there tree-climbing lions in Uganda?

In Ishasha Sector,(QENP) is situated in the southern part of Queen Elizabeth National Park. The place is unique and famous for tree-climbing lions. Tourists enjoy this safari by spotting tree-climbing lions lying on branches of acacia trees, sycamore trees and on cactus trees.

Is Uganda safe from pandemic diseases?

As we talk about the pandemic, we consider Covid- 19. The death cases decreased and the country is well prepared for any break out of pandemic diseases. Uganda has experienced Health organisations that work hand in hand with the Ministry of Health in fighting pandemic diseases ebola&murburg virus. So Uganda is now free

Who is the founder of Cactus Ug Tours & Travel?

Cactus Ug Tours & Travel is a travel agency led by Amos Asasira who is proficient in the tourism industry. The company was established with the aim of promoting the tourism sector in Uganda because of its unique wildlife, heritage sites and vegetation. This young entrepreneur is again the founder and CEO  of the Company. The company is popular for selling various services by offering group tours, solo trips, Honeymoon packages, wildlife safaris, Car Rentals, Aircraft bookings, and Hotel bookings among others across the world.

How can I get a gorilla permit for Bwindi Impenetrable National Park?

Cactus Ug Tours &Travel provides Gorilla permits to tourists visiting Bwindi Impenetrable and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park. Or you can either visit Uganda Wildlife Authority(UWA) offices.

What is the largest park in Uganda?

Murchison Falls is the oldest and largest protected natural area covering 3,840 square kilometres established in 1952 and is governed by Uganda Wildlife Authority.

What is the largest park in Uganda?

Murchison Falls is the oldest and largest protected natural area covering 3,840 square kilometres established in 1952 and is governed by Uganda Wildlife Authority.

Where can I find the Equator in Uganda?

The Equator is located along Kampala –Mbarara highway road in Inkayabwe town, Mpigi district approximately 72 km away from Kampala capital city.

what is the best activity in Kidepo valley national park?

Games drive in the Narus Valley and along the seasoned Kidepo River which are the main trails inside Valley National Park gives you a chance to view the abundant wildlife. And this is the best activity you can enjoy on your safari.

When is the best time to visit Kidepo Valley National Park?

The dry season from September up to March is the best time to go for a safari in Kidepo. During this period the vegetation is sparser and spotting wildlife is easier. Another period starts from July to August.

What is the official language in Uganda?

English is the most spoken language in schools, Universities, Colleges and urban centres and considered Uganda’s Official language since 1962. Luganda is the commonest language spoken in Central parts of Uganda.

Is climate favourable to tourists visiting Uganda?

Uganda has a tropical climate, and this climate is favourable to every person visiting Uganda, Country experiences two seasons that is dry season and the wet season and its temperature ranges from 21-25°C(70-77°F)except for the mountainous areas which are much cooler.

How many tribes are in Uganda?

Uganda has about 56 tribes with 9 indigenous communities that ceremoniously came to be validated in the 1995  constitution amendment of 2005.