Travel tips, reviews, news & Events around East Africa

At Primate World Safaris, we have gathered detailed information, news and stories that could be of interest to those planning to travel to East Africa. There are about 5 countries in this region and these include TanzaniaKenyaUgandaRwandaBurundi and South Sudan. Major cities and towns are Dar es salaam, Zanzibar, Mombasa, Nairobi, Kampala, Jinja, Kigali, Bujumbura and Juba respectively. The Latest travel news around East Africa include visa information, health requirements, trekking tips, top places to visit, the best highlights on a safari, safety precautions and so much more.

Read our blog with the best tips, reviews, events & latest travel news around East Africa.

September 18, 2018
Choosing a good Safari Lodge in Africa

Top Things to Consider While Choosing a Safari Lodge

Planning for your first or next Safari in Africa should be easy after knowing the top things to consider while choosing a safari lodge. There is […]
August 30, 2018
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Air Tanzania Resumes Flights to Entebbe & Bujumbura

Tanzania’s official airline carrier Air Tanzania resumed flights to Entebbe international airport – Uganda’s main airport in August 2018. It also resumed flights to Bujumbura Burundi […]
August 16, 2018

Nyege Nyege Festival – Africa’s musical celebration in Jinja

August 12, 2018
Gorilla Permits in Uganda

UWA Stops Selling of Gorilla Permits in Tracking Centers

In Uganda, gorilla permits can now only be obtained / bought from the UWA reservations office in Kamwokya Kampala. The gorilla permits currently cost USD $ […]
July 31, 2018

A Traveler’s experience on their first Uganda Holiday

June 29, 2018
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Top 5 things to do in Queen Elizabeth National Park

Queen Elizabeth National Park is Uganda’s most popular destination located in the western part of the country and adjacent to the Rwenzori Mountains. After Murchison, this […]
June 5, 2018
is Uganda Safe for visitors and tourists

Is Uganda Safe ?

The year is 2018 and you are thinking is Uganda Safe to visit? Yes, absolutely, the Pearl of Africa is undoubtedly one of the most peaceful […]
May 23, 2018
Visit Rwanda

Top 5 reasons to visit Rwanda in 2018 & 2019

Rwanda – the land of a thousand hills with one of Africa’s most beautiful people is located just below the Equator in East Africa. It’s a […]
May 15, 2018
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The Best Gorilla Safari Company

Your next travel plans should obviously include trekking to see the famous mountain gorillas living in Uganda, Rwanda & Congo. Quite thrilling but worth the adventure […]
March 23, 2018
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The Famous Kazinga Channel Boat Cruise

The boat cruise in Queen Elizabeth National Park is done on the Kazinga Channel which is a 40km water long natural channel that connects Lake Edward […]
March 18, 2018
cheap Uganda safaris

Top 5 Cheap Uganda Safaris

Looking not to spend a fortune on your African holiday, these cheap Uganda safaris are an ideal choice for most travelers. Uganda as a country is […]
February 19, 2018
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Cost of a Gorilla Permit in Uganda

A Gorilla permit in Uganda will give you the access to get close the famous mountain gorillas living within the impenetrable forests of Bwindi. The deep […]
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