Uganda Safaris - Gorilla Safaris, Chimpanzee Trekking Tours, Wildlife Safaris in Uganda, Rwanda and Kenya
Gorilla Safaris - Trips to the Gorillas in Uganda & Rwanda
Gorilla tracking tours engage very captivating safari activies; it involves walking in the wilderness in search of these great apes. There are two gorilla parks in Uganda which are prime areas for tracking these endangered giants. The Kigezi gorilla Reserve, [Mgahinga National Park] located on the northern rim of the Virunga volcanoes and Bwindi Forest. The Bwindi Impenetrable Forest in the south west of Uganda is the richest forest in the country in terms of plant species, and there exists more than half (about 350) of the world's population of mountain gorillas. There are eight gorilla families that have been habituated for gorilla tracking. We offer several gorilla safaris in Uganda and Rwanda. These trips range from 3 days gorilla treks to longer holidays that are combined with other adventures in Uganda, Rwanda and the East African region.
Chimpanzee Trekking Tours
Kibale Forest National Park is inhabited by many large families of chimpanzees, several of which are accessible to human observation by walking trails cut through the dense forest. There is also a wonderfully diverse community of other primates, including red colobus, red-tailed guenon, white-nosed monkey, gray-cheeked mangabey, blue monkey, L'Hoest's monkey, and black and white colobus monkey. Along with these are olive baboon, bushbaby, and the nocturnal potto. These animals have been the subject of long-term research projects, so they are now tame and easy to observe. Apart from Kibale Forest, you can also track chimpanzees in Queen Elizabeth and Murchison Falls National Parks.We offer exciting chimpanzee safaris in Uganda.
A 3 Days Gorilla safari to Volcanoes National Park (PNV), Rwanda for mountain gorilla trekking. After a heavy breakfast, get ready for primate tracking Tour in Parc National des Volcans. Tracking the gorillas through the light mountain forest on the slopes of the Virungas is a thrilling experience. If you are lucky you can get to the gorillas in just few minutes, spend an hour with them, and be back at the lodge! Some gorilla families however are more elusive, and tracking can take a full day, especially when it is muddy and wet. Click Here for Trip Details
In order for you to enjoy this safari you are supposed to arrive early in the morning at Entebbe international airport. This is where you shall meet with our guide for a small briefing. The Jewel Safari guide will drive you to Jinja, East of Kampala passing coffee, tea and sugar plantations. The first stop is the Mabira forest, here you will be able to see the primates, birds and butterflies. Continue to the Source of the Nile......[Click here for details of this tour....]
After break fast, we shall move into the Forest, for Chimpanzee trekking. The activity starts at 8.00 am in the morning. An half day search for chimpanzees and other primates including phoestes, Red-Colobus, Blues, Redtailed and grey cheeked Mangabey swinging through the dense forest and Birds, butterflies and many small insects. The guide will provide detailed explanations on not only primates, but also on all the forest’s fauna and flora......[Click here for details of this tour....]
Go gorilla tracking in both Uganda and Rwanda on this 5 Days Gorilla Safari! Walking up steep densely forested hills before finally coming across the gorillas camouflaged in the vegetation, is an inspiring moment that you can only get in Uganda or Rwanda! (This trek can take from half an hour to 5 hours – a reasonable degree of fitness is required as well as a sturdy pair of walking shoes). (Click here for the details of the gorilla trip)
This 5 Days Tour in Rwanda takes you to Volcanoes National Park (PNV) tracking the gorillas through the light mountain forest on the slopes of the Virungas is a thrilling experience. After the trek, hike the Karisimbi Volcanic Mountains and tour Rwanda's Genocide Memorial Sites, historical sites and cultural heritage sites in Kigali. ......[Click here for details of this tour....]
The Best of Rwanda Safari combing mountain gorilla tracking, chimpanzee tracking and wildlife safaris!
Tour Akagera national Park, Genocide Memorial Sites, Nyungwe Forest, Lake Kivu and Volcanoes National Park on this adventure trip that includes gorilla tracking, golden monkey tracking and chimpanzee tracking ...[Click here for details of this tour....]