Best Gorilla Tours to Mgahinga Park or Bwindi Forest as well as Gorilla Safaris in Rwanda in Volcanoes National park with Katona Tours
Best Gorilla Tours Uganda and Rwanda
Some of the procedures to take when booking the Best Gorilla Tours Uganda and Rwanda.
Gorilla Tours in Bwindi Forest Park Uganda or Volcanoes park Rwanda and DR Congo are the best Gorilla Trekking adventure
Find out factors that make Gorilla Trekking adventure the Best and most enjoyable Gorilla Trekking experience in E. Africa.
Is Gorilla Trekking Safe?
Yes, Gorilla Trekking is very safe in both Uganda and Rwanda, politically, healthy wise and in general.
To have safe and Best Gorilla Tours experience, Tourists visit Mountain gorillas in either Bwindi forest national park or Mgahinga national park Uganda at 700$ a permit.
Similarly, Trekking mountain gorillas in Rwanda’s Volcanoes national park is also safe and guests pay 1500$ for the permit.
Despite the fact that there is still some unrest in some areas of DR Congo, it is the only country where you get a chance to see both Lowland gorillas and mountain gorillas.
Tracking of the gorillas is in Kahunzi beiga national park and Virunga national park respectively.
A gorilla safari in the Democratic Republic of Congo is unpredictable due to political unrest.
Note that the area surrounding Virunga National Park faces some political challenges.
The park administration however is prepared to take extreme measures to protect visitors, just incase of un rest.
What is the best time to see gorillas?
The dry months are the best time to see gorillas. These months include; January, February, June, July, August, September and December.
On the other hand, wet months including March, April, May, October and November complicate Gorilla Trips Uganda packages.
Viewing Gorillas is best done in dry months to avoid mud and dangerous slippery trails during rainy seasons.
Gorilla safaris in Rwanda are best done during the dry season to avoid the slippery trails typical of rainy seasons.
Gorilla Trekking Guide lines and Regulations
To obtain a permit for gorilla tracking, you must be at least 15 years old because children frequently viral diseases that infect the gorillas.
Coughing affects Gorillas, if you must sneeze or cough, turn away from the gorillas and cover your mouth and nose.
Maintain the park tidy and clear off trash that could contaminate the gorillas with sickness.
Never remove foliage to gain a better look at the gorillas. This will frighten the primates. If it’s feasible and required, let the rangers handle any clearing.
Eating, drinking and smoking are all prohibited when tracking mountain gorillas and keep a distance of at least 15 feet from the critically endangered mountain gorillas.
Observe the gorillas in groups rather than encircling them since gorillas need to have enough room to walk about without feeling frightened or encircled.
Do not take photos until the game rangers give you go a head and avoid taking photos with a flash on.
Incase gorillas charges, which happens infrequently, slowly stoop down and allow the gorilla to leave on its own,
Never run and avoid looking straight at the gorillas since they might interpret that as aggression.
If a silverback starts beats it’s chest to show dominance, keep your composure and avoid making unexpected movements.
Lastly wear dull clothes and avoid wearing sunglasses which have reflections as this will draw the gorillas’ attention
Best Gorilla Tours options
Both Uganda and DR Congo issue Tourist visas if you have a yellow fever vaccination certificate.
Only 8 Trekkers visit a gorilla family per day to avoid interruptions with the gorilla group’s behaviors
Book Tracking permits in advance. Katona Tours will help you to reserve your Gorilla slots.
One Day Gorilla Safaris in Rwanda
The One Day Gorilla Trekking in Volcanoes National Park of Rwanda.
The Rwanda Gorilla trekking exercise is done mostly in open bamboo forests of Volcanoes National Park.
However, other trekking trips are done in the Volcanos of the Virungas such as on Mt. Bisoke volcano and Mt. Karisimbi volcano.
Most of the Gorilla Families in Rwanda derive their names from the above Volcanoes.
Note that the one Day Gorilla Trekking is expensive and the experience is worthy the money.
1 Day Best Gorilla Tours in Uganda
The one Day Gorilla Trekking Safari Uganda is the cheapest of all of the Best Gorilla Tours.
Some of our Gorilla adventures and Uganda Safaris start from either Kigali Rwanda or Kisoro Uganda.
This 1 day package of Uganda Gorilla trekking is done in Mgahinga National Park on Nyakagezi group.
Note that the Nyakagezi Gorilla Family is the only group in Mgahinga Park. The trekking it’s self happens in open forest of Bamboos.
The Nyakagezi Gorilla Family has got huge members of the back sliver and silver back and Trekking plus viewing takes 2 to 5 hours.
To book Gorilla Permits and slots for this 1 Day Gorilla trekking, contact Katona Tours and Travel for the best Quotation.
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