The Best Wildlife Tours to Uganda

Tours that Get Up Close with Nature

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Get ready for an absolutely wild adventure in the gorgeous destination of Uganda! Brace yourself because we've scoured every nook and cranny to find the most epic wildlife tours imaginable. We've done the nitty-gritty work of analyzing tours based on price, guest ratings, amenities, activities, and overall value, and have rounded up the top organized wildlife tours that will make your trip to Uganda something you remember forever. Whether you're a nature enthusiast, a wildlife fanatic, or simply craving an unforgettable escapade, Uganda is an amazing destination for nature-seekers like you. Let's do this!


The Top 3:

  • 22 Days, $1805.15

  • 11 Days, $1950.00

  • 19 Days, $1703.80

What are wildlife tours like in Uganda?

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Here are the important factors:

  • 89 trip options analyzed
  • $443 average price per day (USD)
  • 2 to 28 days in length
  • 4.83 of 5 average rating
  • 15 people or less on average

You'll be surprised at the array of wildlife tours in Uganda, as there is something for everyone. It's no wonder that visitors can't get enough of these tours, boasting an impressive average guest rating of 4.83 out of 5 stars. Picture yourself joining a group of like-minded adventurers, with an average maximum size of 15 people, ensuring a fantastic blend of social and personalized experiences. The average tour length spans 10 days, with tours ranging from 2 to 28 days long. For physical activity, the tours are marked as moderate, easy, and serious, with a prevalent number on moderate tours. With our thorough analysis of 89 wildlife tours, we've found the best. So rest assured that Uganda has something to captivate every kind of traveler.

(All tour prices are in US Dollars before taxes, and come from a base price that is reported by TourRadar. Peak season prices can vary significantly, particularly in destinations where seasonal travel fluctuates dramatically.)

So, let's get to it and see...

The 10 Best Wildlife Tours in Uganda
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for wildlife tours.
by Absolute Africa



22 Days Nairobi to Kigali 13 Destinations through Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda 28 People at Most Ages 18 to 80 Guest Rating: 4.6 out of 5 stars

This 22-day journey, visiting Kenya, Uganda, and Rwanda, is ideal for guests from 18 to 80 years old. And priced at only $102 per day, it's a great value, too. You'll love the emphasis on overlanding and wildlife, too. Get ready to fully embrace camping, wildlife trekking, and gorilla trekking. Experience a trip that takes you to 13 remarkable destinations, including Eldoret, Jinja, Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary, and Kampala. Begin your trip in Nairobi and complete it with a memorable finale in Kigali. It's offered by Absolute Africa, a very popular company with rave reviews and knowledgeable guides.

  • Overland Truck
  • Wildlife
  • Camping
  • Wildlife Trekking
  • Gorilla Trekking
$1,805
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for wildlife tours.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Oikos Safaris



11 Days Kigali to Entebbe 6 Destinations through Rwanda, Uganda 24 People at Most Ages 13 to 74 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

Priced at just $177 per day, this terrific 11-day journey, visiting Rwanda and Uganda, is ideal for guests from 13 to 74 years old. You'll enjoy jungle trekking and gorilla trekking. Explore 6 incredible locations on this trip, including Kibale Forest National Park, Musanze, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, and Queen Elizabeth National Park. Your journey starts off in Kigali and finishes in Entebbe. Organized by the reputable Oikos Safaris, this is one of the best tours on this list.

  • Jeep & 4WD
  • Wildlife
  • Safari
  • Jungle Trekking
  • Gorilla Trekking
$1,950
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for wildlife tours.
by Oasis Overland



19 Days Start/End in Nairobi 9 Destinations through Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda 24 People at Most Ages 18 to 69 Guest Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars

Check out this incredible trip that has received a 4.5 out of 5 rating from previous guests, visiting Kenya, Uganda, and Rwanda. And since the priority is on overlanding and wildlife, this tour is a great choice. On this amazing journey, you'll experience camping, wildlife trekking, and gorilla trekking. With a duration of 19 days, this journey ensures an intimate group size of 24 people, and is good for guests from 18 to 69 years old. Discover a journey that spans 9 destinations, with notable stops in Eldoret, Kampala, Lake Bunyonyi, and Kigali. You'll start and end this amazing trip in Nairobi. This fantastic option, organized by Oasis Overland, presents an unbeatable value at just $125 per day.

  • Overland Truck
  • Wildlife
  • Camping
  • Wildlife Trekking
  • Gorilla Trekking
$1,704
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for wildlife tours.
by Absolute Africa



26 Days Jinja to Zanzibar 14 Destinations through Uganda, Rwanda, Tanzania 28 People at Most Ages 18 to 80 Guest Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars

Spanning over 26 days, this trip, visiting Uganda, Rwanda, and Tanzania, has a maximum size of 28 individuals. Welcoming guests from 18 to 80 years old, it is organized by Absolute Africa, a very popular company with plenty of great reviews. This trip takes you on an adventure to 14 destinations, including Kigali, Mwanza, Serengeti National Park, and Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Begin your trip in Jinja and complete it with a memorable finale in Zanzibar. Rest assured, this trip is all about overlanding and wildlife, guaranteeing an unforgettable adventure. Available at an unbeatable price of only $90 per day, this option also has a rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from previous guests.

  • Overland Truck
  • Wildlife
  • Camping
$1,799
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for wildlife tours.
by Oasis Overland



13 Days Nairobi to Kigali 8 Destinations through Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda 24 People at Most Ages 18 to 69 Guest Rating: 4.6 out of 5 stars

Here's your chance to take off on an exceptional trip, visiting Kenya, Uganda, and Rwanda, that has garnered a 4.6 out of 5 rating. Camping, wildlife trekking, and gorilla trekking are just a few of the activities on this terrific journey. With a duration of 13 days, this jouney will have 24 participants, and it warmly welcomes guests from 18 to 69 years old. This extraordinary adventure also revolves around overlanding and wildlife. Expertly organized by Oasis Overland, this amazing trip is an incredible value at just $132 per day.

  • Overland Truck
  • Wildlife
  • Camping
  • Wildlife Trekking
  • Gorilla Trekking
$1,235
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for wildlife tours.
by Absolute Africa



19 Days Dar es Salaam to Kigali 11 Destinations through Tanzania, Rwanda, Uganda 28 People at Most Ages 18 to 80 Guest Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars

This memorable voyage, visiting Tanzania, Rwanda, and Uganda, is offered by Absolute Africa which has received plenty of positive reviews. The trip itself has a guest rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars, and is priced affordably at $200 per day. Along the way, this journey encompasses 11 destinations, including Kendwa, Bagamoyo, Arusha, and Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Your journey will begin in Dar es Salaam and end in Kigali. This terrific trip also highights overlanding, wildlife, and beaches. Guests are treated to unforgettable wildlife trekking and gorilla trekking experiences. The maximum group size is 28 people, welcoming guests from 18 to 80 years old.

  • Overland Truck
  • Wildlife
  • Beach
  • Wildlife Trekking
  • Gorilla Trekking
  • Big Five
$3,794
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for wildlife tours.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Enchanted Uganda Safaris Ltd



3 Days Start/End in Entebbe 2 Destinations 7 People at Most Ages 10 to 80 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

Set off on an extraordinary journey that has been awarded a 5 out of 5 stars by previous guests. You're in for an epic adventure with a strong emphasis on wildlife, family-friendly activities, and safaris. With a duration of 3 days, this voyage offers an intimate group setting, accommodating 7 individuals, while extending a warm welcome to guests from 10 to 80 years old. Begin and conclude your remarkable journey in the gorgeous destination of Entebbe. Brought to you by Enchanted Uganda Safaris Ltd , this exceptional deal is an incredible steal at a mere $233 per day.

  • Jeep & 4WD
  • Wildlife
  • Family
  • Safari
$700
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for wildlife tours.
by Enchanted Uganda Safaris Ltd



5 Days Start/End in Entebbe 3 Destinations 7 People at Most Ages 16 to 80 Guest Rating: 4.6 out of 5 stars

With this option you can experience an unparalleled trip for 5 unforgettable days. It ensures an intimate group setting with 7 participants at most. You'll start and end your journey in beautiful Entebbe. Enchanted Uganda Safaris Ltd , the organizer of this journey, extends a warm invitation to guests guests from 16 to 80 years old. You'll love the emphasis on wildlife and safaris, too. This extraordinary opportunity offers exceptional value at only $220 per day.

  • Jeep & 4WD
  • Wildlife
  • Safari
$600
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for wildlife tours.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by G Adventures



24 Days Nairobi to Zanzibar 16 Destinations through Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania 20 People at Most Ages 18 to 39 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

This fantastic voyage has a rating of 5 out of 5 stars, visiting Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania. Get ready to fully embrace camping, wildlife trekking, and gorilla trekking. Uncover the beauty of 16 destinations on this itinerary, with highlights such as Jinja, Arusha, Serengeti National Park, and Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Your journey will begin in Nairobi and end in Zanzibar. With an emphasis on overlanding and wildlife, you know you'll have an amazing adventure. Lasting 24 days, the maximum group size is 20 people, and it's good for guests from 18 to 39 years old. Organized by G Adventures, this is a great deal because it's only $267 per day.

  • Overland Truck
  • Wildlife
  • Camping
  • Wildlife Trekking
  • Gorilla Trekking
  • Big Five
$6,399
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for wildlife tours.
by Absolute Africa



18 Days Kigali to Dar es Salaam 11 Destinations through Rwanda, Uganda, Tanzania 28 People at Most Ages 18 to 80 Guest Rating: 4.0 out of 5 stars

With a stellar 4 out of 5 rating, this extraordinary trip, visiting Rwanda, Uganda, and Tanzania, is the perfect choice. And since the priority is on overlanding, wildlife, and beaches, this tour is a great choice. Traverse through 11 enchanting destinations, with Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Arusha, Marangu, and Dar es Salaam among the must-see stops along the route. Begin your trip in Kigali and complete it with a memorable finale in Dar es Salaam. Spanning across 18 days, the trip accommodates 28 individuals, and is suitable for guests from 18 to 80 years old. Offered by Absolute Africa, this remarkable trip is priced at just $170 per day. Don't miss out on this incredible experience.

  • Overland Truck
  • Wildlife
  • Beach
  • Camping
  • Big Five
$3,053
TourRadar

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Also, if you're departing from a specific destination, see The Best 3-Day Tours from Entebbe, The Best 3-Day Tours from Kampala, The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Entebbe, The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Kampala, The Best 10-Day Tours from Entebbe, The Best 2-Week Tours from Entebbe, or The Best 2-Week Tours from Kampala for more package tour options.

How much do wildlife tours to Uganda cost?

Average Daily Price Wildlife Tours
$443

Travelers to Uganda will have a large number of terrific options for wildlife tours at a variety of great prices. The price of wildlife tours here can vary by type, destinations, length, and travel style. Based on thorough data from 89 wildlife tours, their average daily price is a very reasonable $443 per day. If you're interested in more information about tours here, see our guide to tour prices in Uganda.

And for more information on Uganda, see Uganda Travel Costs and Uganda Hotel Costs.


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