There are the general terms and conditions governing your use of this website and our services.
By accessing, using or signing up for this website, our newsletters or any other services, you are concluding a legally binding agreement based on these terms with Destination Uganda.
Modifications to this Agreement
We may make changes to this Agreement from time to time at our sole discretion. As soon as this page is updated the changes become effective. Please review this Agreement periodically. Your continued use of our website following the change of this Agreement will constitute your acceptance of any such changes.
Your use of content and information (disclaimer)
A variety of information, advice, recommendations, letters, messages, comments, posts, text, graphics, software, music, sound, photographs, videos, data and other materials (“Content” or “content”) is available on the website. Some of the content is provided by us or our suppliers and other content is provided by persons who use our website (“User”, “user”, “Users” or “users”), such as user opinions and views provided via reviews, posts to chat rooms, blogs or message boards. While we strive to keep the content on our website accurate, complete and up to date- we cannot guarantee, and are not responsible for the accuracy, completeness, or timeliness of any content, whether provided by us, our suppliers, or by our users. Any opinions, advice, statements or other information expressed or made available by users or other third parties are those of the respective user or third party and not of us.
We don’t have any obligation to prescreen, edit or remove any content provided by users that is posted on or available through our website.
Notwithstanding the foregoing, we will have the right (but not the obligation), at our sole discretion and for any reason, to prescreen, edit, refuse to accept, remove or move any such content.
User-generated content (“User Content” or “user content”) is information provided by our users with an intent to be published on our website (e.g. writing a review or post on our boards). You, as our user, are responsible for all user content that you submit, post, or otherwise make available to or through our website.
We don’t claim ownership of user content, but by submitting, posting or otherwise making available to or through our website, you automatically grant us the right to use your user content in any way we desire. This includes the non-exclusive, perpetual, transferable, irrevocable right, with the right of sublicensing and without any royalty or compensation in return, to use, reproduce, adjust, translate, distribute, publish, create derivative works, to disclose and duplicate the content in all now known media en future media. You agree we can decide if and how your user content is credited and you also agree the user content provided may be indexed by search engines such as Google. You also grant us, and any third party appointed by us, the right to take (legal) actions as it deems necessary for the protection of the (copy)rights of your user content, including, but not by way of limitation, to take (legal) action in the name and on behalf of you.
You agree not to submit, post, or otherwise make available to or through our website any personally identifiable information about other people and/or abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening, sexually orientated user content or any other material. You represent and warrant to us that such user content is not confidential and that you have all necessary permission to submit, post and otherwise make available such user content. You agree not to submit, post, or otherwise make available to or through our website any commercial, advertising, promotional, or spam-like user content or any other material. You agree that we have the right to remove, edit, move or close your account and/or any user content at any time should we see fit.
Ownership and Intellectual property rights
This website is owned by Nkuringo Safaris Ltd. All rights and interest in the content available via the website, the website’s look and feel, the designs, trademarks, service marks, and trade names displayed on the website, and the website URL are the property of Nkuringo Safaris Ltd or its licensors and are protected by copyrights, trademarks, patents or other proprietary rights and laws. You may not use any content available via the website in any manner or for any purpose without the prior written permission of us or, if applicable, our licensors. All rights not expressly granted in this Agreement are expressly reserved to Nkuringo Safaris Ltd and its licensors.
Let’s say you’re interested in re-sharing our content on your media platforms for your users or followers. In that case, you can do, only when you credit and link back to the original content page.
Children under the age of 13
Our website is directed to adults and is not intended for children under the age of 13. Creating an account on our website, including but not limited to an account for our message boards, submitting a user review, other user content or enquiring about a safari tour is not allowed for children under the age of 13. If we learn that such actions were taken by a child under the age of 13, we will delete that account, any user content posted on our website as quickly as possible. If you believe an account was created by a child under the age of 13, please contact us by sending an email to [email protected].
Disclaimer of warranties
THE WEBSITE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. DESTINATION UGANDA EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON INFRINGEMENT.
DESTINATION UGANDA DOES NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTY THAT THE WEBSITE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, OR THAT ACCESS TO THE WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE, OR THAT DEFECTS, IF ANY, WILL BE CORRECTED. DESTINATION UGANDA MAKES NO WARRANTIES AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE WEBSITE OR AS TO THE ACCURACY, QUALITY, OR RELIABILITY OF ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE.
Limitations of liability
DESTINATION UGANDA AND ITS AFFILIATES ASSUME NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY CONSEQUENCE RELATING DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY TO ANY ACTION OR INACTION YOU TAKE BASED ON THE CONTENT AVAILABLE VIA THE WEBSITE. YOU MUST EVALUATE, AND BEAR ALL RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH, THE USE OF ANY CONTENT, INCLUDING ANY RELIANCE ON THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, OR USEFULNESS OF SUCH CONTENT. YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT DESTINATION UGANDA IS NOT LIABLE FOR THE DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF USERS OR THIRD PARTIES.
ADDITIONALLY, IN NO EVENT WILL DESTINATION UGANDA OR ITS AFFILIATES BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF DATA, COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE PRODUCTS OR SERVICES, OR ANY OTHER SUCH DAMAGES, HOWSOEVER CAUSED, AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, WHETHER FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE AND STRICT LIABILITY), OR OTHERWISE RESULTING FROM (1) THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE WEBSITE; (2) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE SERVICES, ITEMS, OR WEBSITES; (3) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA; (4) THE STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE WEBSITE; OR (5) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE WEBSITE. THESE LIMITATIONS WILL APPLY WHETHER OR NOT DESTINATION UGANDA HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES AND NOTWITHSTANDING ANY FAILURE OF ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY LIMITED REMEDY.
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Nkuringo Safaris Ltd, its directors, officers, employees, owners, agents, and affiliates, from and against any and all liability, damages, losses, claims, expenses of any kind (including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys’ fees) directly or indirectly related to (1) your breach of the Agreement; or (2) the user content you submit, post, or transmit through the website.
Modification or suspension of our website
We may at any time modify, discontinue, or suspend the operation of our website, or any part thereof, temporarily or permanently, without notice to you.
Change of ownership
If we are in the process of selling our company, our website, or substantial parts of our business, you agree we may disclose and/or transfer your personally identifiable information as well as other information to the (potential) new owner so they can better value our business and, if sold, continue to operate the service this website provides.
You also agree that in the case the ownership of our company or website changes the rights, obligations and restrictions, as set forth in this agreement, you have towards us will be transferred to the new owner without notice to you and you accept the new owner as your new counter-party in this Agreement.
Termination of this Agreement
Either party may terminate the Agreement for any or no cause, at any time, by notice, which shall be effective immediately or as specified in the notice. After termination, you shall no longer access our website. The provisions of this Agreement which by their intent or meaning intended to survive such termination shall continue to apply indefinitely.
Severability of Agreement
If any provision of the Agreement is found by a court or other binding authority to be invalid, you agree that every attempt shall be made to give effect to the parties’ intentions as reflected in that provision, and the remaining provisions contained in the Agreement shall continue in full force and effect.
This Agreement and the resolution of any dispute related to this Agreement or the website shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Uganda without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law. Any legal action or proceeding between Destination Uganda and you related to the Agreement shall be brought exclusively in a court of competent jurisdiction sitting in Uganda and you agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of such courts.
Complaints regarding content
For making complaints regarding copyright infringement of our content or regarding our content in general, please send an email to [email protected]
Nkuringo Safaris Ltd is a private limited liability company, incorporated under the laws of Uganda and has its offices at Plot 2 Uringi Close, Kiwafu, Entebbe, Wakiso District.
If you have any suggestions or remarks about this Agreement, please send an email to: [email protected]