Awards and Recognition

Awards, accolades and recognition in summary:

  1. Uganda runner Joshua Cheptegei sets new world record for 5000M with 12:35:36 at the Wanda Diamond League in Monaco
  2. Ugand ranks 6th most popular African destination for international conferences
  3. Kidepo Valley National Park recognized as the 3rd Best among Africa’s top 10 best safari parks by CNN
  4. Uganda Top African Destination for 2017: Rough Guides
  5. One of the top 16 world destinations to visit in 2016 by CNN Travel
  6. 3rd Best Exhibitor – Indaba Tourism and Trade Fair 2016 – Durban, South Africa
  7. One of the top 10 International tourist destinations at the 1st Global Tourist Destination Carnival held in Haikou, Hainan Province, China in May 2016
  8. Best African Exhibitor – Indaba Tourism and Trade Fair 2015 – Durban, South Africa
  9. Kidepo Valley National Park Listed as Number 3 in “Africa’s 10 Best National Parks 2013” by CNN Travel
  10. Uganda was listed among the top 10 destinations for visitors to experience wildlife safaris in 2013 by National Geographic
  11. River Nile was on 11th February 2013 officially announced as one of the seven natural wonders of Africa.
  12. Uganda was voted as number one tourist destination for 2012 by Lonely Planet (the largest travel guide book and digital media publisher in the world).
  13. Bwindi Impenetrable National Park was voted Africa’s number one birding site (2012) by the African Bird club.
  14. The New York Times Travel section ranked Uganda among top 33 places in the world to visit in 2012
  15. Uganda – The 3rd Best Exhibitor Award winner, ITB Berlin – 2012.

All visitors are once again welcome to experience this pristine destination where nature and people’s calmness meet with the gushing falls along the Nile.The Pearl of Africa.

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