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Jungle Tales No. 3

Jungle Tales No. 3

Greetings from the Pearl of Africa! Welcome to yet another edition of the Jungle Tales. They say a bad beginning makes for a good ending, but what if the beginning was good? Well ours was a good one and we don’t see a near end in sight. Basing in a hub of cultural and bio […]

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Uganda Introduces Online Visa Applications

Uganda e-visa

The Uganda department of immigration has introduced an online ONLY visa processing system in step with current trends around the region.

With effect from 01st July 2016, all persons intending to visit Uganda and require a Visa shall be required to apply for a Visa online at https://visas.immigration.go.ug/ and follow the easy and straight forward prompts then submit.

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Yellow Fever Vaccination Certificate

Yellow Fever Vaccination Certificate

REF: Statement on the recently reported incidents of Yellow Fever

Following an outbreak of Yellow Fever in Angola and some cases reported in Kenya and Uganda by their respective Ministries of Health; Uganda, Rwanda and Kenya have now made it a mandatory requirement for all travelers to and from these countries to present updated Yellow Fever Vaccination Certificate at all ports of entry

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Jungle Tales no. 2

Our new Newsletter –  Jungle Tales no. 1

Greetings from the jungle…

A very warm hello to you all, it is with great pleasure that we welcome you back from the year of the chimp. Congratulations upon your safe return.

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Our new Newsletter – Jungle Tales no. 1

Our new Newsletter –  Jungle Tales no. 1

Greetings from the jungle…

A very warm hello to you all, it is with great pleasure that we welcome you back from the year of the chimp. Congratulations upon your safe return.

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Football legends visiting Uganda

Football legends visiting Uganda

Great Lakes Safaris invites international football legends to Uganda for a friendly soccer match and to discover the beauty of the Pearl of Africa!

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Yearly “Kwita Izina” in Rwanda

Kwita Izina Gorilla Naming Ceremony

Baby Mountain Gorillas will be named during the 11th Gorilla Naming Ceremony, also known as “Kwita Izina”, taking place at the foot of the Virunga Mountains.

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Great Lakes Promotional Tour 2015

Great Lakes Promotional Tour 2015

Great Lakes Safaris will be attending a number of trade shows in Kenya and the UK in October & November 2015

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FC Barcelona stars become tourism ambassadors for Uganda

FC Barelona stars tourism ambassadors for Uganda

FC Barcelona football legends become tourism ambassadors for Uganda and will open up a youth soccer academy

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New Uganda Group Tours 2016

New Uganda Group Tours 2016

Great Lakes Safaris is pleased to share with you the new International Group Tours for 2016!

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Direct flights from Europe to Uganda

Direct flights from Europe to Uganda

British Airways will suspend its flights from UK to Uganda but there are still many comfortable options to fly from Europe to Entebbe such as KLM and Brussels Airlines.

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Three countries, one visa

Three countries, one visa

Benefit from the East African Tourist Visa and pay only US$100 for a combined visit to Uganda, Rwanda and Kenya!

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Increased Uganda Tourist Visa Fees

Increased Uganda Tourist Visa Fees

Important update: the Ugandan government has increased the tourists visa fees from 50 to 100 dollar per person!

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How to protect the Mountain Gorillas

How to protect the Mountain Gorillas

What can you do to help to protect the endangered mountain gorillas in Uganda, Rwanda and Congo?

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Great Lakes Safaris celebrates 14 years!

Great Lakes Safaris celebrates 14 years!

On 23rd April 2015 Great Lakes Safaris celebrates 14 years of existence!

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Great Lakes is coming to South Africa!

Great Lakes Safaris is coming to South Africa!

Great Lakes Safaris is coming to South Africa! Meet us at WTM Africa and Indaba in April and in May!

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