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Uganda Reduces Visa Fee to Stimulate Tourism

Visiting East Africa for a Uganda & Rwanda Safari Tour, has never been easier. The Uganda & Rwanda government just recently dropped their visa fees;  making the destination a reality for most prospective tourists.   Reduced Visa Fees Uganda’s government has reduced their visa fee in order to rev up their national economy. Their new platform allows for potential tourists to apply for the  e-visas  by filling out an online form; this new policy came into effect July 22, 2016. Technologys effect on travelling has made getting around much easier, so now getting approved by the Ugandan embassy at the border is efficient.   Tourism Steadily Increasing Uganda & Rwanda Safaris Tours have been helping entice tourists to spend some downtime along the Nile. Aside from the slight dip in tourism from 2009, as a result of the great recession, Uganda has been steadily increasing in travelers and visitors. In fact, Uganda’s travel and tourism revenue makes up the majority of their GDP. When the numbers have been crunched tourism adds more than a billion dollars in revenue to the GDP per fiscal year.   Tons of Activities Uganda has many tourist attractions that make it a great place to vacation. On East Africa Safaris, you can find local chimpanzees and beautiful silverback gorillas. Consider taking a boat trip along the River Nile to catch a glance of some enormous crocodiles; they can be up to 20 feet long and are the second biggest crocodiles on our planet. If you’re looking for adventure you could try white water rafting in Jinja; it’ll have your heart racing and your adrenaline going.   If you are interested in visiting Uganda and getting to know the local food, culture, wildlife and landscapes give us a call at 256 414693576, 256 773599507 or fill out our online...

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Honeymoon with a Rwanda Safari with Around Africa Safaris

Rwanda is becoming a favourite stop for tourists from all around the world- with its sprawling lush jungles and the unique wildlife experiences, it’s no wonder why people are flocking here! Renowned for its beautiful scenery and natural parks, Rwanda is the “Land of a Thousand Hills”- home to the popular and breathtaking Virunga volcanic chain, which provides habitat for many species, including the mighty Silverback mountain gorilla. A Rwandan nature tour would be the perfect adventure for your honeymoon, and the beauty of this small country will take your breath away! For nature lovers, a guided Rwanda safari tour is a once in a lifetime experience- observe Silverback gorillas in their natural habitat, tour the magnificent jungles of the Akagera National Park, Volcanoes National Park, and Nyungwe National Park, or take an exhilarating savannah safari. An Around Africa Safaris tour would make an ideal honeymoon;, our tours care for each step of the way. Upon your arrival, you will be met by your guide at the airport, and escorted to your accommodations in Kigali. Your transportation throughout the journey is provided, and guided tours will give you an in-depth experience from a local perspective. On gorilla expeditions, rangers guide you through the terrain, providing valuable information on the gorillas and their habitat- it’s truly an inspiring adventure that you and your new spouse will treasure! Around Africa Safari excursions are also great for honeymoons because you get time to yourselves for exploring local culture, markets, museums, and dining. Our expert guides are available for recommendations, but you are free to adventure around the local areas; find local souvenirs, make new memories, and experience Rwandan culture! Around Africa Safaris tours are expertly designed by travel professionals, with the mission of providing every guest with a memorable, safe, and thrilling tour that will be remembered for a lifetime. With safety measures in place, such as 24/7 emergency support, guided transportation, and financial protection, you can be assured that you will enjoy an authentic and genuine experience with the added confidence of protection and guidance. Your thrilling Rwandan getaway is just a call or a click away! Contact Around Africa Safaris,...

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