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Gorilla Trekking Safaris 

Our complete guide on gorilla trekking in Uganda – adventure on gorilla trekking safaris in Uganda.

Gorilla trekking is one of the famous activities for many travelers to Africa in particular Uganda. The safari activity is one of the must include in many travelers’ bucket lists while planning to explore the pristine wonderland, Africa. Imagine dwelling in the African tropical rainforest searching for these massive primates, and upon finding them, you advance nearer as you watch closely how they behave in their natural habitats.

Gorilla Trekking in Uganda

The gorilla trekking experience in Uganda is exceptional with many tourists describing it as a once-in-a-lifetime activity that anybody must participate in. Gorilla safari Consultants offer incredible safari packages that will guarantee you a fascinating safari experience while on your gorilla trekking safari in both Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park.

Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is composed of a total land area of 331 square kilometers (approximately 128 square miles) of both montane and lowland forest that are accessible only on foot. Bwindi Impenetrable National Park was established in 1991and was designated a UNESCO world heritage site in 1994.

Why Visit Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park

Gorilla Trekking in Uganda
Gorilla Trekking in Uganda

Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park is a must include in your bucket list when planning your safari to Africa. The National Park has a variety to offer to its visitors with lots to see and several activities to do within the park.

The National Park is famous for Gorilla trekking and is perhaps the top highlight of the activities to do while here.  The majestic primates in Bwindi are truly thrilling to watch in their natural habitats with their young ones.

Plan your safari to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park

Are you interested in a gorilla trekking safari to Bwindi, Kabira safaris is a genuine tour and travel company that will help you plan your safari to Bwindi with guaranteed gorilla sighting and permits.

Mgahinga Gorilla National Park

Gorilla Trekking in Mgahinga takes you to Uganda’s smallest but scenic national parks. Mgahinga National Park covers an area of 33 square kilometers and sits at a high altitude of 4,127m. The park is found in Kisoro district in the Southwestern corner of Uganda bordering Congo and Rwanda. The park was founded in 1991 to help protect the endangered mountain gorillas.

How to book Bwindi Gorilla Permit

A gorilla trekking safari to Bwindi is impossible without a permit.  For any visitor to be able to access the Bwindi Gorillas, it requires a gorilla permit or passes and you will be glad to dwell in the impenetrable forest and watch the large primates, Mountain Gorillas for a full hour after a long search for them in the thick forest, probably tracing them from where they last nested the previous night.

Where to see mountain gorillas in Uganda

In Uganda, mountain gorillas are found in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park. Both National Parks are located in southwestern Uganda.

Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park

Guide to planning gorilla trekking safari to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park – Guaranteed gorilla permits on your gorilla trekking safari

Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is accessible on land and can be reached from Queen Elizabeth National Park to the north (2-3 hours), from Kabale to the south (1-2 hours), or from Kampala via Mbarara (6-8 hours). The roads meet at Butogota, 17km from the Buhoma entrance gate.

Full guide to planning your gorilla trekking safari to Bwindi – our full guide on planning your gorilla trekking safari to Uganda’s Bwindi will equip you with the best knowledge required for a successful gorilla trekking safari. Here is all you need to know before booking your gorilla trekking safari to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park.

Where is Bwindi Impenetrable National Park located?

– The impenetrable forest national park is famous for its habituated endangered mountain gorillas.  Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is located in the southwestern part of Uganda, in Kanungu District. The National Park is part of the typical dense tropical rain forest, Bwindi Impenetrable Forest that is situated along the border of Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo, next to the Virunga National Park and on the edge of the Albertine Rift Valley.