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.

August 18, 2019
Sipi falls in Mount Elgon, Mbale

Best Things to Do In Mbale

Located 230km from Kampala, Mbale is a scenic town in Eastern Uganda with Mount Elgon as the main attraction. This substantial town was established at the […]
July 28, 2019
uganda kob - popular Uganda tourist activities

Popular Uganda Tourist Activities

The untold story about Uganda’s tourism includes the stunning lushness of the national parks, spectacular landscapes and a lot more. Some of the popular tourist activities […]
June 23, 2019
Black Rhino in Akagera park Rwanda

Akagera Park: Black Rhinos from Europe Translocated to Rwanda

According to Africa Parks, Rwanda government has made a partnership with them together with the European Association of Zoos and Aquaria (EAZA) to return Rhinos in […]
April 23, 2019
Kigali Rwanda

Top Things to do in Kigali Rwanda

Kigali Rwanda is built at the feet of Mount Kigali with 730km2 and a population of over 1.5 million people. Kigali city is known for its […]
April 10, 2019
Uganda tourism board statement on American Tourist Kimberley and Guide Mirenge

Uganda Tourism Board Statement on American Tourist Kimberley

By Lilly Ajarova, C.E.O – Uganda Tourism Board Uganda is safe and all national parks are open for visitation Security beefed up in Uganda’s national parks […]
March 11, 2019

Chimpanzee Tracking in Uganda – All you need to Know

The Chimpanzee – an inhabitant of the western rain forests is a species among the Primates world. Also known as human’s closest living relative which shares […]
February 12, 2019
romantic weekend getaway

5 Best Places for a Romantic Weekend Getaway In Uganda

These 5 places in Uganda have been rated as some of the most excellent destinations for a romantic weekend getaway. This is perfect for travelers willing […]
December 12, 2018
Uganda Tourism

Inside The Uganda Tourism Business

The Uganda tourism sector is one of the fastest growing sectors that contributes a lot to the country’s GDP. The Uganda tourism industry has contributed much to […]
November 15, 2018
Mountain Gorillas No longer listed as Critically Endangered

Mountain Gorillas No-longer Listed as Critically Endangered

The Mountain Gorillas do not live or survive in captivity and are only found in three countries i.e. Uganda, Rwanda and D.R. Congo – Africa. In […]
October 22, 2018
Uganda top destinations

Is it Queen or Murchison? Uganda’s Top destination

In this blog, we feature two of the most famous and top destinations in Uganda rated excellent by visitors. We’ll share some of the reasons why […]
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
Air Tanzania entebbe uganda

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 […]
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