Uganda Gorilla tracking Tours Uganda Gorilla Safaris, Going on Uganda safari is one of the best destinations in the world because it’s the only Country where you can combine mountain gorilla, chimpanzee and golden money tracking all in one combined on same tour, Uganda is really blessed with the most famous primates in the world, Uganda is also the only place where you find more than half of the total population of Mountain Gorilla, it is estimated that over 488 Mountain Gorillas live in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park located in the southwestern Uganda near Rwanda and Congo, some other few Ugandan gorillas are found in Mgahinga Gorilla Nation National Park which is part of Virunga mountain range shared between three countries Uganda, Rwanda and DR-Congo the only difference is the border line but the gorillas don’t know about borders sometimes Rwanda gorillas end up in Uganda which is the same thing with Congo gorillas or Uganda they can end up any the countries but after some time they can find they way back, it can also depend on food availability. In any the above three Countries you can only track habituated gorilla families meaning they have been trained and there are used to human presence so your safety is guarantee as you go for gorilla tracking experience in Africa.
Uganda mountain gorilla trekking is the most memorable adventure activity one wouldn’t want to miss while on tour in Uganda and African, seeing face to face with mountain gorillas is the most beautiful thing can ever happen in one’s life, walking/hiking through this amazing bwindi forest looking for mountain gorillas, after you have found them you spend a whole one hours this is the highlight of Ugandan safaris in Africa.
Uganda gorilla trekking starts at 8:00am every morning daily, before starting your trek you are briefed about the rules to follow while trekking, you must present your gorilla trekking permit with your valid passports to the park authorities before allocated the gorilla family you’ll be trekking.
If you book your gorilla tracking tour with Kisoro Tours Uganda our tour guide will do everything for you and takes care of all registration so that you can relax and enjoy the briefing from Uganda Wildlife Authority and focus on the great trekking experience, but you can as well book your gorilla permit directly from Uganda Wildlife Authority head offices in Kampala on Plot 7kira Road Kamwokya.
Team of trekkers are always sent out earlier in the morning to search and locate the families of the gorillas you will be trekking, they keep communicating to the team of guides and rangers who will be leading you to the gorillas, you also must follow what your guide/ranger tells to do because him or her knows the best way to locate gorillas and you have to know those ranger guide knows very well this jungle of bwindi forest so please for you to enjoy this amazing mountain gorilla trekking experience must respect the instructions from the ranger/guide leading to the gorillas.