3 Key Things to Keep in Mind Before Visiting Uganda

If you are looking for an off-the-beaten-path adventure then there is no better destination than Africa, and to be precise, Uganda. This kind of adventure trip is a one-of-a-kind adventure, and no other place in the world can give you the same taste of nature.

No country in the world is perfect. Every country has its imperfections that make them unique. But, in the case of Uganda, these imperfections make Uganda stand out from the rest of the countries, not just in Africa, but in the entire world.

So, here are the most important things that you need to keep in mind while visiting Uganda.

  1. You Need to Take a Vaccination Before Visiting Uganda

Yes, that’s right. You need to take a particular vaccination before visiting Uganda. And, that is for Yellow Fever. You need to produce a vaccination certificate to get a visa for this country. Your physician will also advise you to get shots of DTP, Malaria, Typhoid, Rabies, Cholera, and Hepatitis A & B.

  1. When and Where to Buy a Permit for A Chimpanzee and Gorilla Trek

You need to get secure the permits for your chimpanzee or gorilla trek before visiting Uganda. You need to contact Uganda Tour Operators to get these permits that are issued by UWA. The cost of this permit is $600 for foreigners.

  1. Safety in Uganda

With low crime rates, Uganda is quite a safe place for tourists. All you need to do is avoid travelling by road at night if you wish to go out of the major cities and towns.

 

Final Thoughts

Sitting on the lap of nature, Uganda is one of the best places for you if you love adventure. So, stop suppressing your affinity towards testing your guts in new thrills, and get your bags packed for this beautiful country!