Tips for Planning a Family Trip in Uganda

Family trips in Uganda have become the most sought after experience today. It is one way of enjoying your outdoor activities with your dear ones and children. Most visitors tend to opt for solo travel or simply go when they are two as a couple. Taking a family vacation binds you and your family members.

Uganda is the best and perfect area for you to travel to with your family. There is a lot more to enjoy including the vast savanna national parks which inhabit a number of wildlife species amazing rolling hills, mountains especially the snow capped Rwenzori Mountain ranges, people and culture and many more. Not to forget adrenaline adventures in Jinja especially the zip lining, quad biking, white water rafting, Nile jet, horse back riding, bungee jumping and many others. To have the most successful family trip in Uganda is challenging. But below are some of the tips to guide you through the entire planning process for your family trip in Uganda.

Base on the experience guide and prominent tour company

If you are looking for the trusted and reliable tour companies in Uganda, simply contact the agency offices and you will make your dreams to come true in Africa. They must be registered with the Ministry of tourism and heritage as well as full members of Association of Uganda Tour Operators. Make sure that the tour company you choose has experienced guides to offer you that long awaited experience of lifetime. They must be well versed with the rules of the national parks and they are able to explain in details about various wildlife species while on game drive in any of the savanna protected areas.

Check out the beauty of the safari car

Family Safari Vehicle

Getting on a family trip in Uganda goes beyond the large number of travelers. The happiness is based on who plans it. This means that you need to hire a 4×4 safari car that is comfortable for your family members while on a road trip in Uganda. We have a wide range of safari cars for you to select including Safari Land Cruisers, Safari Vans, Nissan Patrol and many more. Book a car depending on the size of travelers and which one makes you comfortable. For instance, if you have game drives in your safari, then you need a safari car with pop-up roof for excellent game viewing and photographing and this must be a 4×4 car because the roads to parks are not in good condition.

Choose the area you want to visit

Choosing the best site for your trip depends on what other members of the family are interested in. In case you are taking a trip with children 12 years and they are more than the adults, traveling for primate experience may not be allowed. You have to be keen and choose areas that cover all interests of travelers.

Plan in advance

Given the fact that your interest lies in family trips, planning should be conducted as early as possible. You need to make sure that each person on the trip qualifies for the trip in the destination. Check through the travel documents and find out the details of their validity. This also allows you have proper calculated.

Get to know weather condition

Google search and find out the state of weather in Uganda before traveling. At times rainy season is not that convenient for one to navigate especially for the muddy roads where most of the tourist attractions in Uganda are located. Contact a local car rental agency or tour operator and find out the suitable season of the year to plan your safari. Uganda’s tourism is largely conducted around the dry season which is the best time to go primate and game drive safaris in tropical rain forests and savanna grasslands respectively.

Following the above tips, to your family trip in Uganda successful, you need to consider various tips to guide you some of which have been listed above. To rent a reliable, comfortable and perfect safari vehicle for family trips in Uganda, simply contact our head offices and we shall be of great help to you.