Rhino Fund Uganda ( Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary), Nakitoma

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Get a close-up view of rhinos at Rhino Fund Uganda ( Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary), a non-profit sanctuary committed to restoring Uganda's rhino population, which was wiped out by poaching and mismanagement. Boasting the only home to wild rhinos in the country, the sanctuary protects over a dozen southern white rhinoceros and a number of other rescued animals, such as grey-crowned cranes and antelopes. The 7,000 hectare (17,297 acre) grounds also make for excellent bird-watching, with saddle-billed storks and red-knobbed coot among the 250 avian species. Take a guided nature walk or a safari ride and learn about these magnificent animals. Make Rhino Fund Uganda ( Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary) part of your personalized Nakitoma itinerary using our Nakitoma trip itinerary builder app.
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  • Everything was exellent! We managed to see 8 rhinos in just an hour and a half! It is amazing that one can see these magnificent animals in the wild and on foot, sometimes from up close. The guides.....  more
    Everything was exellent! We managed to see 8 rhinos in just an hour and a half! It is amazing that one can see these magnificent animals in the wild and on foot, sometimes from up close. The guides.....  more »
  • Found it to be a tad expensive for what you get. $20 dollar entrance fee plus $30 for the obligatory tracking. It is not allowed to drive around yourself, so it boils down to a $50 walk. Seeing the....  more
    Found it to be a tad expensive for what you get. $20 dollar entrance fee plus $30 for the obligatory tracking. It is not allowed to drive around yourself, so it boils down to a $50 walk. Seeing the....  more »
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  • Amazing place, they do really care about the animals in the sanctuary. Unlike many other places, you can be a 100% sure that your money is well used. It is a life changing experience!!
  • The sanctuary certainly seems to have a very successful breeding program for white rhinos. The guide was very knowledgeable and the rhinos surprisingly allowed us to get very close

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