A valid Passport is mandatory and Visa requirements should be checked before travelling. A pair of good Binoculars & Camera. Photographers will need a zoom lens for wildlife. (70-300 or similar).
Tipping is not standard practice at local hotels and restaurants, but it will always be appreciated. Its normal $5-10 at tourist oriented restaurants. Drivers and guides should always be tipped.
Wide selections of local handicrafts are available as souvenirs and Atlas African Safaris Ltd can assist to take you to the market places around Kampala.