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.

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
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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 […]
January 31, 2018
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A Tour on the Kampala Sightseeing Bus

A few weeks ago, the Kampala sightseeing bus is one of the recent experiences launched in Uganda’s tourism industry. It might not be enough time to […]
December 30, 2017
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Eight Reasons Why You Should Visit Uganda In 2018

Uganda is a home you can never want to leave and having traveled to most of the big towns in this region, the journeys are always […]
December 14, 2017
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50 Restaurants Near Kampala

For most travellers in Uganda, the best food experience will be when you finally eat the Chicken Luwombo or taste the Matooke & Eshabwe, rolex all […]
December 8, 2017

12 Popular African Recipes you need to try

The best way to enjoy your Safari Holiday in Africa is getting to taste one of these popular African recipes locally prepared and very tasty leaving […]
November 17, 2017
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Best Honeymoon Destinations in Uganda

Uganda has a number of honeymoon destinations that you can choose from all with amazing sceneries and comfortable accommodation facilities. Any newly-wed couple wouldn’t dare to […]
October 30, 2017

Fly to Rwanda, Track Gorillas in Bwindi

Did you know you can fly to Kigali, Rwanda through RwandAir and transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable forest to track Gorillas ? The journey is not a […]
October 18, 2017

The UK Loosens Travel Restrictions to Uganda

Uganda, a land-locked country in Eastern Africa is one of the countries that the UK decided to loosen travel restrictions. From a press release by the […]
September 28, 2017
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How to Choose the right African Safari Package

Choosing the right African Safari package is a big contribution on how you will enjoy your stay in Africa. Well – an African Safari is probably […]
September 12, 2017
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Interesting Facts About Uganda

Uganda, just like any other East African Country has a lot of interesting facts and most of which may contribute to its lush green scenery, fascinating […]