Ensi Safaris and Holiday Trips


A trip to East Africa is always a lifetime experience, with fantastic discoveries, excitement, and breathtaking views of natural wonders. Uganda has enough natural resources, re-known or hidden, to offer real surprises to anyone, even experienced travelers. We love to share Uganda with you, and thanks to this passion, we can build the trip of your dream, reach your expectations and find the details that make the difference. Just let us know what you want, and we will do it.

Ensi Safaris is a full-service tour operator that offers responsible budget, mid-range to high-end travel arrangements for visitors to Uganda, Rwanda, Kenya, and Tanzania.

Core values are

  • Responsibility
  • Culture
  • Heritage
  • Nature and authenticity

Our activities

We are passionate about birds and birding holidays, wildlife safaris, Photography trips, primate habituation trips, Mist-netting and ringing trips, mountain climbing, road trips, cultural tours, and travels to Uganda, Rwanda, Kenya, and Tanzania. Let us know, about the holiday of your interest we will tailor or customize a unique holiday trip that covers all your interests. We work with you to create a trip that perfectly suits your interests, timescales, and budgets.

We offer tailor-made trips to Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, and Rwanda. We offer small and large group trips to Uganda, Rwanda, Kenya, and Tanzania, or embark on a breathtaking ecological game safari or bird trip – we’re here to serve you!

We offer friendly and exciting holiday trips run by professional field guides with a passion for birding and natural history.

Our field specialists are local ornithologists and wildlife guides. They are highly experienced in Uganda, Rwanda, Tanzania, Kenya, and Eastern DRC and have a professional background from bodies like the Wildlife Conservation Society, Nature Uganda, and other conservation organizations.

All our tours have inspection trips before we offer them to our clients. Our customers range from 1 person to 24 people on a holiday trip.

We cater to all abilities of birders from beginners to those with more experience. Our bird trips/tours range from 1 day to 40 days depending on the number of days a client wishes to spend on a trip. Basically, we draft an itinerary based on a client’s preference and the number of days a client requests.

On booking your birding trip we send you all the relevant information including your birding sites and destinations, accommodation, maps, what to take with you, health and visa regulations, titles of wildlife and bird books, and where to obtain them from.

We offer holidays in all of Uganda’s national parks, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Eastern DRC

The founders of Ensi Safaris are; Hamlet Mugabe and Rehema Namuli. We have been in the travel industry for many years. Together we bring a creative and innovative touch to your holiday trips in East Africa strengthened by our passion for adventure and responsibility to nature, birds, wildlife, and local people. Our offices are in Kasese and Kampala, and we are here to work with and assist you at all times before, during, and after your holiday trip.