If this is your first safari in Africa and you want to see primates, gorilla trekking is probably the best adventure in Africa done in the wild and experienced in comfort of nature, good food, great accommodation, comfortable transport, experienced guides and rangers etc. Gorilla trekking should be your kind of tour on your visit to Africa to discover the thick primate jungles forests in Uganda, Rwanda, and Democratic Republic of Congo. The option to the perfect land of gorillas is to travel into the five diverse rain forests that give you the opportunity to see the rare endangered species. The treks start in the morning and are done once a day so one tracks gorillas on a chosen specific date that the permit is booked in.
Gorilla Trekking is everything travelers imagine of the wild jungle forests full natural peace and rewarding experience..Visiting Africa for gorilla tracking safaris allows travelers see gorillas, birds, wildlife, active volcanoes, cultural trends and a lot of content flora plus fauna.
Gorilla Trekking in Uganda
Gorilla safaris in Uganda are enjoyed in the wild forests of Mgahinga and Bwindi the places to find half of the living population of mountain gorillas on planet. Tracking gorillas in Uganda is a privilege and seeing them is a must in both parks. Not to leave out other things, while on a Uganda gorilla safari, visitors also enjoy nature walks in forest, community tours, and exploration of the Batwa traditional trail, golden monkey trekking, Lake Bunyonyi Island visit plus much more.
Gorilla permits in Uganda are affordable and only go for $600 a price that is worth the trek. Those who visit the gorillas in low season, get discounts of $150 per permit valid an offer valid until 2019.Accomodations are everywhere both with and out site parks and serve every interest and budget. The cost of gorilla safari accommodations is between $30-$800 per person per night a fare price for both budget and luxury travelers.
Rwanda Gorilla Safaris
The first and most convenient country for short gorilla safari tours in Africa .Rwanda is a visitor’s choice for incredible gorilla safari tours that range from 1day -infinity. Tracking gorillas in Rwanda is great for visitors who like short drives and those on limited time in the country.Travellers to Rwanda track gorillas in just a day a thing you can’t do in other gorilla destinations. Volcanoes national park the only mountain gorilla home in kinigi located close to Diany fossey fund has 10 habituated mountain gorilla families, variety of accommodation facilities and many other tour activities like volcano hikes, golden monkey treks, Diany fossey tombs and much more.Gorilla permits in Rwanda cost $1500 but those visiting other national parks like Nyungwe and Akagera get 30% discount on the total tour price. Besides, it’s only here where you can track your own habituated gorilla family at only $15000 per a trek.
Congo Gorilla Safaris
If you are looking for one of the great gorilla safaris in Africa, Congo is another paradise on earth. The country has two gorillas’ parks, Virunga and Kahuzi Biega each with a rare species of gorillas. Those interested in mountain gorillas,Virunga national park is your choice and also get a chance to hike the most attractive active volcanoe of Nyiragongo.But if your interest is to see low land gorillas ,Kahuzi Biega national park is your place in Congo. One can fly directly to Congo or Rwanda and connect to Congo a great journey to see how it feels to be in the cleanest country in Africa. There are accommodations like Bukima campsite, Orchides Mbayo Coco Horizon, Malahide Gisenyi, Lake kivu Serena, Mikeno luxury lodge etc. Don’t miss the chance to see gorillas in their wild jungle home and make you trip to Africa very special.