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Kwita Izina – Gorilla Naming Ceremony

Gorilla Naming Ceremony Rwanda

On 22 June 2013 the yearly Gorilla Naming Ceremony “Kwita Izina” will take place at the base of the Volcanoes National Park, in Kinigi, Musanze.

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Free internet at Uganda Lodges

Simba Safari Camp

Enjoy free wifi when staying at Uganda Lodges in the national parks of Uganda!

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Air Uganda from Entebbe to Kilimanjaro

air uganda

Air Uganda has re-launched direct flights between Entebbe and Kilimanjaro Airport.

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Charity Walk for Rahab Uganda

Charity Walk Rahab Uganda

Great Lakes Safaris attended again in the yearly Charity Walk from Kampala to Entebbe.

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Total Solar Eclipse in Uganda

Total Solar Eclipse in Uganda

Come and witness the spectactular solar eclipse that will pass over Uganda in November 2013!

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Uganda Dinner Party at Indaba 2013

Uganda Dinner Party Indaba 2013

Great Lakes Safaris and Adrift hosted a Uganda Dinner Party at Indaba for a selected group of international tour operators.

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New baby gorilla in Bwindi National Park

New baby gorilla in Bwindi National Park

The Bitukura Gorilla Family in Bwindi National Park has been delighted with the birth of a new baby gorilla.

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Uganda Youth Entrepreneur Challenge

Judges YEC

Managing Director Amos Wekesa was recently part of the panel of judges at the Grand Finale of the Youth Entrepreneur Challenge 2013.

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Kidepo Africa’s Best National Park

Kidepo National Park

CNN Travel has recently ranked Kidepo Valley National Park as the third Best National Park in Africa.

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Great Lakes Safaris hosting UK FAM Trip

Great Lakes Safari Vehicle

Great Lakes Safaris had the pleasure to host the Kamili FAM trip, with the purpose of showing the beauty of Uganda to various UK tour operators.

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USAID Biodiversity Program in Budongo

Chimp in Budongo Forest Reserve

Uganda Lodges had the pleasure to host the Launch of the USAID Tourism for Biodiversity Program at Budongo Eco Lodge.

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Fly from Bwindi to the Serengeti

Fly Uganda

Fly from Uganda’s national parks to the heart of the Serengeti on a same day fly in safari!

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Great Lakes Safaris at ICE Kampala

ICE Conference Kampala

In February 2013, Great Lakes Safaris was represented at the 17th Meeting of the Intergovernmental Committee of Experts (ICE).

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Uganda – “Africa’s new frontier”

Uganda – “Africa’s new frontier”

Every year the National Geographic Traveler selects 20 of the Must-See places in the world. And once again, Uganda has made it to the top highlights being referred to as “Africa’s new frontier”.

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Mountain Gorillas increase in numbers

Mountain Gorilla in Bwindi National Park

The population of Uganda’s mountain gorillas has grown from 302 to 400 in only five years time.

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NEW: “Primate Spring Special”

Chimpanzee in Kibale Forest

Book your safari for April or May 2013 and save up to USD $1,000 per couple! An amazing Primate Tour with an extraordinary discount.

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