Ultimate Short Uganda Gorilla Safaris. Short Gorilla Tours to Uganda.
Many travelers ask why to go for Short gorilla trekking safaris in Uganda yet there are other gorilla safaris tour destinations such as Rwanda, and Eastern Congo. The answer is, Uganda has the highest number of mountain gorillas habituated in the Bwindi impenetrable forest and Mgahinga gorilla national parks. Trekking gorillas in Uganda, you stand a high chance of sighting a large number of them in the jungles given that Uganda habitats over 50% of the world’s remaining mountain gorillas.
Bwindi Gorilla Trekking Tour – 3 Days
3 Days Bwindi Gorilla Trekking Uganda Gorilla Safari tour will take you to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest for a memorable.
Chimpanzee Trekking Tour – 3 Days
3 Days Chimpanzee Trekking Safari Uganda primates tour to one of the most amazing national parks in Uganda.
Mgahinga Gorilla Trekking Tour – 3 Days
This well-planned trip will see you head to South Western Uganda for a 3 Days Mgahinga Gorilla Trekking Uganda Safaris tour.
Wildlife & Gorilla Trekking Safari – 4 Days
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Where to go for Short Gorilla Safari in Uganda?
Uganda is the highest number of mountain gorilla safaris tour destinations of Bwindi Impenetrable forest and Mgahinga gorilla national parks, all located in the southern part of the country Uganda. The two destinations are located in the Virunga massif which covers the borders of South & South-western Uganda, North-western Rwanda, and Eastern Congo.
Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Bwindi Impenetrable national park is located in the southwestern region of Uganda – Kabale, and Kisoro. It is on the edge of the western arm of the Great Rift Valley, just a few kilometers from DRC. Bwindi Impenetrable Forest habitats over 400 mountain gorillas, which almost have of the world’s population of mountain gorillas. Mountain gorilla habituated groups are open to tourism in four different sectors including the Buhoma sector. Ruhijja, Rushaga, and the Nkuringo are distributed in the districts of Kanungu, Kabale, and Kisoro respectively, and all are under the management of UWA.
Mgahinga Gorilla National Park
Mgahinga Gorilla National Park roars high in the clouds, at an altitude of between 2,227 m and 4,127m. As its name suggests, it was created to protect the rare mountain gorillas that inhabit its dense forest. And is also an important habitat for the endangered golden Monkeys. As well as being important for wildlife. The park also has a huge cultural significance, in particular for the indigenous Batwa pygmies. This tribe of hunter-gatherers was the forest’s “first people”, and their ancient knowledge of its secrets remains unrivaled.
Why Short Uganda Gorilla Safaris?
Short Gorilla Safaris in Uganda are cheaper compared to Rwanda. Because Uganda is very secure as compared to Congo and Rwanda. Many hikers and gorilla trekkers take on short gorilla safaris to Uganda more than other destinations. For the many travelers asking how much is a Uganda gorilla trekking permit? Or how much is a gorilla permit in Uganda?
A gorilla permit in Uganda costs only $700 for foreigners, $600 for East African foreign residents, and only Ugx. 250,000/= for East African residents. Short Gorilla Safaris in Uganda take you to adventure the different cultures as you enjoy the scenic drive from Kampala.
The Baganda people in the Central region will give you a warm welcome as you land at Entebbe Airport. On a drive through the Ankole kingdom, you will sight several long-horned Ankole cattle in the stretch of the Mbarara district.
Then the exciting dances and foods of the Bakiga people in the hills of Kabale and Kisoro. These will make your short gorilla safaris tour in Uganda a lifetime experience. Uganda is the pearl of Africa and has a lot to offer on a particular safari. For Short Gorilla Safaris in Uganda, you have to hike through mountains in search of these primates.
Mountain Climbing on Gorilla Trekking Trails to Uganda
So, you also Hike Mountains which is another activity paid for in other African safari destinations. This makes Uganda the best gorilla safaris tour destination in Africa. You’ll never forget the moment you first lay eyes on a gorilla in the wild in Uganda. Rise at dawn to trek through the humid jungle.
Excitement builds as you hike through the rainforest of the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. Scaling steep paths and trudging through muddy ravines in search of these majestic creatures. Then, as if out of nowhere, the ranger reveals a family of gorillas chewing bamboo shoots, scratching their heads, and climbing trees. Time seems to stand still as you observe these gentle giants relaxing in their natural habitat – a mystical experience that will stay with you for a lifetime.