Uganda

Things to do in Uganda

Since 1999, this U.K.-based company has managed a small portfolio of luxury lodges, safari camps, and cruise ships in ecological and cultural destinations around the world.

Insider clout: Because of Cunningham’s amazing contacts, she can arrange for clients to see Africa’s “sardine run”—in which hundreds of thousands of migrating fish form massive shoals in the waters off Transkei—from the comfort of a live-on catamaran.

Insider clout: For VIP American clients in need of top security for a trip to East Africa, Fundora arranged to charter the private helicopter of a prominent politician in Rwanda for their use. "It's the best one in the country," she explains. Years as agent: 12.

Insider clout: Weinberg's connections reach far across South Africa.

This African tour operator is helping to save gorillas and chimpanzees while introducing a sustainable tourism model to post-conflict countries. Four solar-powered eco-lodges serve as a base for conservation and community programs: land around the camps is purchased to create a buffer zone betwee

This African tour operator is helping to save gorillas and chimpanzees while introducing a sustainable tourism model to post-conflict countries. Four solar-powered eco-lodges serve as a base for conservation and community programs: land around the camps is purchased to create a buffer zone betwee