5 Tips to Plan a Perfect Weekend Getaway in Uganda

Uganda Safari Getaway

One of the best ways to unwind off the stress that is cause by the daily routine things in life like work and family engagement is taking off an adventure trip over the weekend.  Uganda is one of those tourism destination a person can have full most of his/her adventure experience as it has so much to offer from the wildlife in the national park to other interesting natural physical sites like ecotourism sites, tropical forests, mountains and water bodies.  However to enjoy a perfect Uganda safari getaway one has to put lots of things into consideration to enjoy a weekend.

  1. Know Your Travel Interest

First of all, you have to know your travel interest that is to say viewing wildlife, camping, sightseeing or getting involved in adventurous activities like bungee jumping, kayaking or whitewater rafting.  This gives you an insight of the places to choose to go to while in Uganda. In Uganda, there are national game parks for game viewing, mountains or volcanoes where you can go hiking, water bodies like River Nile for rafting, bungee jumping and kayaking. The onus is on you to choose the best place to go as you find out your best travel interest. Please note that some activities require prior booking forexample gorilla trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park is subject to availability of gorilla permits.

2. Project the Total Expenditure

You should also project the total expenditure, you are going to incur while on your trip.  This puts you in a best position to budget for your money for the trip. It also makes you know the kind of places to go to that can suit your budget and also the travel items like accommodation, car hire and other tourism amenities to spend so that your pockets do not get so restrained.

3. Carry the Right Travel Gear

Depending on the place and travel activity to get involved in, you should get to know the kind of travel equipments to carry for your travel from the clothes to the travel enhancing items like the camera, sunscreens, sun glasses, insect repellents and binocular. By carrying the proper travel equipments, makes you enjoy weekend on adventure to the fullest.

4. Make Early All Necessary Bookings

It is best to also book in advance the travel facilities like transport, accommodation and activities. You can do this through a local tour operator to book for you all the facilities or do a self drive safari where you book each item by yourself.  Booking in advance, makes you to have enough time to budget and also plan for your trip without getting any stress.

5. Prepare Your Mindset for the Experience

Lastly, You should also prepare your mind for trip. Get your mind set on your trip as you should not think of any other thing while going for your trip. Ensure that your set your mind to enjoying your adventure trip to the fullest.



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