What are the best destinations where to go for boat cruise in Uganda? Uganda, which is also commonly referred to as the Pearl of Africa, is not famously known for its good climate, diverse landscapes, rich wildlife but it is also known for having stunning waterbodies that offers tourists with a unique and immersive experience while they opt to embark onto boat cruise activities. In addition, while on these boat trips, visitors always get opportunities to spot many amazing animals such as; hippos, crocodiles, hippos, and sight see a variety of bird species. More so, they can be able to capture classic views of the beautiful physical features in the surrounding like; terraced hills, savannah grasslands and lush green vegetation. Therefore, this country provides many options for those individuals seeking to have a memorable boat cruise adventure while on their safari because it has many serene lakes and winding rivers, which are situated in different regions. In addition, the context below, we will delve more about some of the best destinations in Uganda where people can go for boat cruise safaris.

Destinations to visit while on a Boat Cruise Safari in Uganda.

 Lake Victoria:

Lake Victoria, which is famously known as the largest lake in Africa and ranked as the largest fresh water in the whole world, is considered to be one of the best destinations in Uganda where to visit for boat cruise safaris due to the fact that it has expansive waters which provides a picturesque setting for a perfect leisurely cruise. More so, this lake is surrounded with numerous islands, which are beautiful, and each of them has different history. And while on a launch trip on this lake, bird lovers get chances to overlook at many unique bird species in the sky such as; the rare shoebill stork, malachite kingfisher, pied kingfisher, marabou stork, black headed heron, black kite, the African open billed stork and many others.

Tourists can also combine a boat cruise on Lake Victoria with other activities such as; Horseback riding, Sport Fishing, quad biking, White water rafting, community visits, and cultural encounters among others where they learn new experiences.

Murchison Falls National Park.

For more adventurous boat cruise safari in Uganda, tourists can also choose to go to Murchison falls national park which is located along the Nile River which is considered to be necessary visit destination. Murchison falls national park is famously known for its iconic Murchison falls where the Nile River passes through a narrow gorge hence creating breathe taking cascade. Therefore a boat cruise in Murchison falls national park   provides tourists with great opportunities to capture classic views of up close falls and also encounter with a wide variety of wildlife species such as; hippos, crocodiles and many numerous bird species.

 What are the best destinations where to go for boat cruise in Uganda?
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Queen Elizabeth National park: Kazinga Channel Excursions.

Queen Elizabeth national park is another perfect destination to go to for boat cruise trips and these launch trips are best done from Kazinga channel, which is about 32 kilometer long, and it is known as a natural link situated in between Lake Edward and Lake George. This national park has a diverse ecosystem, which encompasses savannah grasslands, wetland, forests, beautiful landscapes, and this entire act as good natural habitats to many wildlife species. therefore, while on the boat cruises on the Kazinga channel tourists are able to see a front row of many wildlife species such as; crocodiles, buffalos, hippos, elephants, antelopes and a myriad of bird species among others.

And apart from the above mentioned places, there are destinations which are perfect to visit while on a boat cruise safari in the country and some of these include; Lake Bunyonyi which is well renowned for its tranquility and scenic beauty and it is commonly referred to as the Lake of a thousand islands which is surrounded with terraced fields, lush hills hence creating postcard and a perfect backdrop for boat cruises. More so, tourists can go to Lake Mburo National Park, Jinja that is often referred to as the Adventure capital of East Africa and on a Lake Mutunda among others.

 Best Time to go for a Boat Cruise Tour in Uganda.

Tourists planning to travel to Uganda for their boat cruise safari should note that the best time to travel is during the dry season, which is between months of June to August and from December to February. However, tourists can to do boat cruises in Uganda at any time of the year.  The dry seasons is considered as the best time for visitors to go on a boat cruise because it is when you can clear view wildlife animals especially those in the national parks and the water waves during this season always tend to be so calm.

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