When travelling to Tanzania or Kenya why not cross to Uganda for two or three days and see the beautiful mountain gorillas that live in Bwindi Impenetrable and Mgahinga National Park especially when you like mountain gorillas. Gorilla trekking tours in Uganda are a perfect trip for you to enjoy nature and primate viewing at affordable rates. Remember Uganda is one of the top gorilla safari destinations in Africa. Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and Mghinga Gorilla National Park are mountain gorilla parks located in south western Uganda just 3 hours from Rwanda and 8 hours from Kampala Uganda’s Capital.
Wake up listening to forest habitant sounds a melody that rocks in your ears until sunrise. Embrace an ancient cultural tradition of the Batwa also known as the people of the forest, hike the Mgahinga volcanoes, track golden monkeys, watch birds, get the truth about the life of real Ugandans and finally track the most loved primates “The Mountain Gorillas”. Here are the four best gorilla tours in Uganda for those on short and long stays.
Two Days Gorilla Trek From Kigali
Among all Uganda gorilla safaris, a trip to see gorillas from Kigali Rwanda to Uganda has turned out to be the best for many travelers. One has to fly to Kigali international airport and transfer to Uganda in Bwindi forest for gorilla tracking and later return back to Kigali with a last minute city tour and drop off. The 2 days Uganda gorilla safari from Rwanda cuts cost, avoids long drives and makes tracking gorillas very convenient even for those with limited time. When booking this gorilla safari tour look at the gorilla permit for Uganda and other trip essentials like transport, visa and accommodation.
3 Days Gorilla Trekking Bwindi
Possibly the best gorilla safari tour from Kampala Uganda’s Capital to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. This time travelers fly to Entebbe international Airport with an overnight in Kampala before diving to the gorilla park.This trip needs a full day of transit to the park, another for trekking gorillas and the third one for driving back to Kampala. It’s very convenient for backpackers and private travelers. Make sure your gorilla permit is reserved before heading out for the trip because the demand is so high ever since Rwanda revised its gorilla permit prices. The 3 day gorilla safari tour to Bwindi forrest is very flexible and affordable with even gorilla permits of$450 that is if you chose to track gorillas in April, May and November.
4 Days Gorilla Trekking & Volcano Hike
Discover the logic behind seeing mountain gorillas and also hiking the attractive volcanoes of Mgahinga National Park. This is a very rewarding gorilla trip for adventurers and hikers seeking unspoilt tour activities of a life time. The three volcanoes of the park are shared with Rwanda so hiking to the top bring you a lot of impressive views for Rwanda, Uganda, and Democratic Republic of Congo. Feel free to fly to either Entebbe international airport or Kigali international airport depending on your convenience.
5 Days Gorillas ,Wildlife and Chimpanzee Safari
A superb gorilla safari experience combined with wildlife and gorillas. You will also find this trip perfect if you seeking to see gorillas, chimpanzees and wildlife. The trip takes you to only two national parks-Binds Impenetrable and Queen Elizabeth National Park, the most visited National parks in Uganda. The trip can start in either way but end with a drop off in either Kampala or Entebbe. You can also get a chance to do some last minute shopping, or take city tour excursion and before flying back home.If you have 5 days around Uganda why not see chimpanzees , mountain gorillas and wildlife?, see you soon on a wonderful memorable trip in Africa.