Camping In Uganda
Camping in Uganda is an activity which is still under-developed and slightly different than in many other parts of the world, for that case there fore your advised to carry your camping gears, or they can be ranted from most the camping sites in Uganda.
Camping is mainly limited to areas like resorts which also offer other accommodations like bandas, lodgings, hotels or safari tents many of which come with their own toilet facilities. However if you do take your own camping tent to Uganda you can still have a great time at many of the camping sites which are simply awesome in terms of scenery.
Camping in Uganda is very exciting especially to travelers that are on budget in that they will experience and enjoy unique budget safari tours in Gorilla Trekking and other safari activities in the various destinations and National Parks.
Camping is an outdoor safari activity that involves spending the whole night outside in the gardens or camping ground and this always takes place in camps, tents, caravans or motor homes.
Camping is most appropriate for budget travelers looking to enjoy safari wilderness and adventures.
Camping Sites in Uganda
Uganda has many lodges/ hotels that offer camping sites where travelers can pin their tents to enjoy the overnight and are safe and secure.
Many of the designated places for camping in Uganda are found in the following places;
Murchison Falls National Park
Queen Elizabeth National Park
Lake Mburo National Park
Mgahinga National Park.
What To Consider For A Good Campsite
If not chosen wisely, Camping in East Africa’s wilderness, even within the confines of designated campsites can put your health and safety at risk in that by being out in the wild, you’re sharing nature with other travelers, locals, and wildlife hence respect to your fellow neighbor and preservation of the environment are at most importance.
Here are a few tips and camping best practices;
Camping Safari Equipment to use in Uganda
The equipment required for camping while on a safari adventure includes;
|Cooking Gas stove||Tent||Camping Table||Bio-degradable dish||Lantern|
|Cooking Pots and Pans||Ground sheet/ tarp||Table Cloth||Dish Towels||Flash lights/ head lamps|
|Large Bowl||Sleeping Bags||Folding Chairs||Dish cloth/ scrubber||Extra Batteries|
|Cutting Board||Mattress||Wine Opener||Paper Towels||Rechargeable Torches|
|Spatula||Pillows||Screw Opener||Garbage Bags|
|Utensil set (Spoon, fork)|