Uganda Gorilla Trekking safaris

UGANDA GORILLA SAFARIS, UGANDA GORILLA TREKKING SAFARIS, GORILLA TOURS IN UGANDA

 Apart from undertaking Uganda safaris to view wildgame, Uganda is one of the three countries in the world gifted with populations of the critically endangered mountain gorillas and thus suitable for the memorable experience of gorilla trekking in Uganda. In fact Bwindi Impenetrable National Park has got 400 out of 880 mountain gorillas that are apparently thriving in the wild with none known to be existing in captivity. The blend of chimpanzee trekking in the primate capital of the world – Kibale National Park along with other tropical rain forests of Kalinzu and Budongo not forgetting the green lush forest in Kyambura gorge thriving below sea level make Uganda safaris remarkable.

Gorilla trekking Safaris in Uganda-the close to a half of the critically endangered mountain gorillas thriving in her two protected habitats of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park.

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Gorilla trekking safaris in Uganda take place in these two dense equatorial forests and Gorilla safaris & Tours can commence from Rwanda Kigali or Kampala direct to the Parks or as part of wider Uganda safaris connecting from other destinations like Queen Elizabeth or Lake Mburo National Parks. The travellers can also connect from Kigali Rwanda or Volcanoes National Park for those interested in double gorilla trekking encounter.

BOOKING A UGANDA GORILLA SAFARI TRACKING PERMIT

To undertake a Gorilla safari in Uganda, one requires a gorilla permit which is sold at $600 for foreign non residents in Uganda solely sold by the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) to the Non-resident foreigners of Uganda, $500 for foreign residents  and 250,000/=  for the Citizens of the East African Federation. Uganda offers discounted gorilla permits in the low season months of April, May and November given at $450 for the foreign nonresidents, $400 for the resident foreigners and 150,000/=.

 

WHEN TO UNDERTAKE GORILLA TREKKING IN UGANDA & HOW MUCH TIME IS SPENT WITH THE GORILLAS

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Gorilla seeing tours in Uganda can be conducted all year round despite the challenging rainy months that stretch from end of March through May and the end of Oct through November. The direct viewing of mountain gorillas in Uganda`s Bwindi and Mgahinga forests takes 1 hour but the general experience lasts 2 – 8 hours depending on the gorilla movement. One enjoys hiking the steep slopes, deep gorges, crossing streams amidst the dense forest cover that is full of other fauna like duikers and myriad of bird species.

CHOOSING A GORILLA SAFARI IN UGANDA/ UGANDA GORILLA TREKKING SAFARI IN UGANDA

We are experts in planning and organising Customised Uganda Gorilla tours taking travellers Gorilla trekking in Bwindi and Mgahinga forests coupled with chimpanzee tracking, wildlife safaris, cultural excursions and scenery seeing.One can choose from a variety of our pre-designed popular Gorilla safaris in Uganda or even join  scheduled group Gorilla tours in Uganda to save on costs or enjoy an inter country interaction with compeletely new people.

We are the leading Uganda Gorilla safari company based in Kampala Uganda and we specialize in E.African safaris and tours.

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Uganda Gorilla trekking safaris are increasingly gaining space in the hearts of world travelers not only because these countries have capacity of presenting the Big 5 wild game viewing in their natural habitats but also because Uganda & Rwanda have a range of primates including the critically endangered mountain gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest national park and Mgahinga Gorilla Park for Uganda, Chimpanzees and various monkey species

thriving in the tropical forests of Uganda .

Contact us and inquire about your dream Gorilla safari tour in Uganda for a dream come true ultimate Gorilla safari in Africa.

SHORT UGANDA GORILLA SAFARIS 

The Short Uganda Gorillas Tours can include the Mini-break / Weekend holidays, Excursions and other Short Safaris that do not exceed the range of 5 days.

Being an ecologically and culturally diverse country, the destination Uganda has a lot to offer even in one day regardless of the Part of the country that the traveller might want to start. Kampala – the country’s capital, Jinja – famous for the source of the world’s longest Nile River, Ngamba Island – the Sanctuary for the Orphanaged Chimpanzees, Lake Victoria – the world’s largest tropical lake and the second largest fresh water lake, Lake Mburo National Park – one of the famous savannah Uganda wildlife safari destinations, Sipi Falls, Mabamba Swamp and Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary are all fascinating and each can be explored on a day excursion from Kampala and its surrounding areas.

LIST OF THE BEST SHORT UGANDA GORILLA TOURS

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