REPTILE SAFARI UNVEILED.
Reptile safari is one of the best safaris experiences a tourist can have in Uganda. Reptiles are among the feared animals in different areas and yet the most amazing creatures to sight.
Reptiles are one of the most fascinating things to sight on Uganda safaris, and as you decide to have an adventure in Uganda let reptile safari be part of the attractions to venture.
Uganda is a habitat to both venomous and non-venomous reptiles for example the snakes, crocodiles, lizards, tortoises and many others.
Most of the creatures can be viewed in the famous Uganda reptile village. Reptile safari can also be done in national parks such as Murchison falls national park, Bokora game reserve among others.
The following are the different types of reptiles you will sight on reptile safaris in Uganda;
Chameleons are popularly known for their ability to camouflage with their surrounding. Uganda is a home to the rarest and difficult to spot chameleon species that visitors can spot on Uganda safaris. These species include Fischer’s, Rudolf’s, Jackson’s, African and Bradypodion chameleons.
Uganda has a variety of snakes ranging from the venomous to non-venomous that you will see on yo reptile safari. Snakes are mostly dangerous but they are shy and usually slither away when they sense movement. You will be able to see a python or two while on your reptile safari in Uganda. Snake species include the puff adder, the rock python, black and green mambas, Gabon viper, boom slang, egg-eating snakes among others.
These crocodiles are mainly found in Murchison falls national park, Queen Elizabeth national park, along the shores of lakes Victoria and Albert.
They are quite big in size weighing 700kg ang a length of 6m long. Nile-crocodiles are predators that feed on all animals but mostly fish.
These reptiles are flatter than tortoises, they mostly found on rocks near water. For example the Nile soft-shelled Terrapin. Its wide flat shell can be 1 meter in length.
These are commonly found in houses looking for insects to eat. They are generally harmless to people with exception of their saliva which if gets in contact with personal items like brushes, may have health repercussions. Book and plan your reptile safari with Inspire African Safari
OTHER REPTILES IN UGANDA INCLUDE;
- Tortoises, turtles and many more.
Make it a must to have a reptile safari in Uganda so that you can be part of the best reptile adventures in the whole of East Africa, for both you and the entire family.
Inspire African Safaris is one of the best Safari companies in Uganda that can offer you the best reptile safari where you and your family can have the unforgettable experiences.
Have the best reptile safaris with the aid of our experienced safari guides that will safely guide you and your family during the tour.
For bookings and more information about the reptiles in Uganda, kindly check our website @ Inspire African Safari