Gorilla Trekking Safaris in Uganda and Rwanda
When it comes to primate trekking in East Africa, gorillas are the go to choice for many. These majestic giants yet gentle creatures are mostly found in Uganda and Rwanda. Coming up-close with them is a rewarding and adventurous experience. These are the popular spots to see these beautiful creatures.
Track Gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, Uganda
One of the memorable experiences you'll ever have is spending a day tracking mountain gorillas. With the help of park rangers, you'll venture into the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, which is home to nearly half of the world's mountain gorillas.
Follow a trail of broken branches as you track and watch these majestic creatures. Dotted by forests and lakes and dominated by the dramatic Virunga mountain range, just under 350 mountain gorillas live and play among the mossy undergrowth of the forest floor.
Stay in an Eco Private Camp in Bwindi
Once-in-a-lifetime encounters with Uganda’s endangered gorillas await when you stay in one of these only ten private luxury tents in the heart of the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. Ecologically respectful, contemporary-yet-classic in style, the Camp blends in sensitively with the dramatic African mountain landscape and, situated uniquely inside the national park, you are only minutes away from the start of your gorilla trekking adventure.
Upclose with Gorillas in Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda
Tracking mountain gorillas in the Volcanoes National Park should be a must do experience on every avid traveller's bucket list. Although the hike can be tough; climbing steep slopes, the reward of spending a magical hour in the company of these gentle giants is simply inspiring and exhilarating experience.
Eco-Friendly Lodge in Volcanoes Park, Rwanda
Set on the edge of the Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda, this eco-friendly lodge brings the gorilla trekking experiences within easy reach. It has all the comforts of a luxurious home - heated pool, outdoor fireplace and large windows that opens up to views of the breathtaking scenery. It's the perfect base to kick off your gorilla trekking exploration.