Best gorilla Tours in Uganda and Rwanda .
Welcome explorers and wildlife enthusiasts! Are you ready to embark on an unforgettable journey through lush rainforests, encountering majestic gorillas up close and personal? Look no further, as we present to you the best gorilla tours in Uganda & Rwanda. Get ready to dive into the heart of nature, experience thrilling encounters, and create memories that will last a lifetime.
Best Gorilla Tours in Uganda & Rwanda: A Primal Adventure
In this captivating expedition, we offer you a one-of-a-kind opportunity to witness the wonders of Uganda and Rwanda, the crown jewels of gorilla tourism. These two East African countries boast stunning landscapes, rich biodiversity, and a treasure trove of primates.
Why choose our gorilla tours?
- Unparalleled Expertise: Our team of knowledgeable guides and naturalists have years of experience in the region, ensuring a safe and enlightening adventure.
- Close Encounters: Brace yourself for an intimate experience like no other. With limited group sizes, you’ll have the rare chance to observe these gentle giants in their natural habitat up close, while respecting their space and well-being.
- Breathtaking Landscapes: Travel through picturesque landscapes, from mist-covered mountains to dense jungles, as you follow the gorilla trails.
- Exquisite Accommodations: Enjoy a comfortable stay in handpicked lodges and camps, nestled in the heart of nature, enhancing the overall ambience of your journey.
- Cultural Immersion: Immerse yourself in the vibrant cultures of Uganda and Rwanda, interacting with local communities and gaining a deeper understanding of their traditions.
On this once-in-a-lifetime adventure,
you’ll trace the footsteps of Dian Fossey, the renowned primatologist, and witness the magic of gorilla families in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and Volcanoes National Park. Prepare to be mesmerized as you observe these remarkable creatures in their natural habitat, playing, foraging, and nurturing their young.
Your journey will not only be an ethereal experience for your senses but also a life-enriching one. As you trek through the dense foliage, lead by expert trackers, you’ll not only learn about gorilla behavior but also gain insight into the conservation efforts that protect these endangered species.
As conservation and responsible tourism lie at the heart of our endeavors, you can take pride in knowing that a portion of your tour fee directly contributes to gorilla conservation projects in the region. By participating in our tours, you become an advocate for the preservation of these magnificent creatures and their fragile habitats.
So, whether you are a seasoned adventurer seeking a new expedition or a nature lover ready to unlock the secrets of the wild, our gorilla tours in Uganda & Rwanda are the ultimate choice. Join us on this mesmerizing odyssey, connect with nature, and forge memories that will stay etched in your heart forever.
Mgahinga Park & Bwindi Forest in Uganda. Get safe, enjoyable trekking experiences with Katona Tours
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.
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 Rwanda Gorilla trekking exercise is done mostly in open bamboo forests of Volcanoes National Park.
Note that the one Day Gorilla Trekking is expensive and the experience is worthy the money.
1 Day Best Gorilla Tours in Uganda
The Nyakagezi Gorilla Family has got huge members of the back sliver
and silver back and Trekking plus viewing takes 2 to 5 hours.
contact Katona Tours and Travel for the best Quotation.
Affordable 2020/2021 Best gorilla Tours in Uganda by Katona Tours and Travel offers ;
- 1 Day Gorilla Trekking Tour Uganda Mgahinga Park
- 2 Days Gorilla Trekking Uganda in Bwindi Forest book now for great offer
- 2 Days Queen Elizabeth National Park Tour Uganda
- 3 Days Gorilla Trekking on Christmas Day offer
- 4 Days Gorilla Trekking and Batwa Trail in Mgahinga Park Uganda
- 5 Days Uganda Safaris Queen Elizabeth – Bwindi Primate Safari
- Uganda Cultural Wildlife Gorilla Africa Safari 7 Days
- Golden Monkey Tracking in Rwanda Volcanoes National Park
- Best Uganda Gorilla Trekking Tours and Rwanda Gorilla Safaris Trekking