Gorilla Safaris

November 2020

Why are Gorillas Poached?

Why are Gorillas Poached? Poaching is one of the major threats to the gorilla population that already increases at a very low rate. Illegal hunting or poaching has been one of the major threats to the gorillas, especially in the past decades. However, why are gorillas poached? One would actually wonder [...]

Gorilla Trekking in Uganda

Gorilla Trekking in Uganda.

Gorilla Trekking in Uganda Gorilla trekking tours are the highlight activity you must endeavor to do while on your Uganda safari, we stand out as one of the most reputable tour operators in Uganda specializing in gorilla trekking safaris tour to the Bwindi impenetrable forest and Mgahinga gorilla national park. [...]

Planning Uganda gorilla tracking safari

How does trekking help conserve mountain gorillas?

How does trekking help conserve mountain gorillas? Wondering How trekking helps conserve mountain gorillas? Mountain gorillas are a subspecies of the eastern gorilla that only lives in their natural habitat and can only be seen by trekking through their forest habitats. Many people have always wondered whether gorilla trekking is [...]

How long do Gorillas Live in Captivity?

How long do Gorillas Live in Captivity? Many travelers have always asked (How long do Gorillas Live in Captivity?) before being allowed for tracking in there habitats of Bwindi Impenetrable national park, Mgahinga gorilla national park and or Volcanoes national park in Rwanda. Gorillas are the only great apes facing population [...]

Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is the popular Uganda gorilla trekking safari park and where many would love to go for their gorilla trekking safari with the habituated gorilla families in Bwindi forest. 

Rushaga Sector Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Rushaga Sector Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Rushaga sector is one of the four gorilla trekking sectors of the Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. This is the largest gorilla habitat hosting about half of the world’s remaining mountain gorillas in the hills of southwestern Uganda. Rushaga sector is in the southern part of [...]

October 2020

Rwanda Gorilla Trekking

How do Mountain Gorillas Sleep?

How do Mountain Gorillas Sleep? Mountain gorillas spend most of their day foraging for food through their natural habitats, however, when it comes to night time, how do they sleep? As darkness falls, gorillas start to weave together branches and fresh leaves, carefully constructing nests that will give them comfort and [...]

Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is the popular Uganda gorilla trekking safari park and where many would love to go for their gorilla trekking safari with the habituated gorilla families in Bwindi forest. 

Gorilla Habituation in Bwindi Frequently Asked Questions

Gorilla Habituation in Bwindi Frequently Asked Questions - Rushaga  Gorilla habituation is the only way of having an experience staying with "wild" mountain gorillas that can be undertaken only in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park's Rushaga sector of Uganda. There’s no such an exhilarating way of learning about the elusive mountain [...]

Planning Uganda gorilla tracking safari

Uganda Gorilla Trekking Minimum age Limit

Uganda Gorilla Trekking Minimum age Limit Gorilla trekking is a top Uganda safari activity that has been embraced by many travelers from the world over ever since 1993 when the first gorilla family was opened up to tourists. The Uganda gorilla trekking minimum age limit is a top consideration when [...]

Rushaga Sector Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Locomotion in Gorillas: How do Gorillas Move?

Locomotion in Gorillas: How do Gorillas Move? Gorillas spend most of their day moving for many reasons especially searching for food. Locomotion in Gorillas is very important as it helps them get around for their day to day activities. Wondering how do gorillas move?  Gorillas largely move around by knuckle-walking, however, [...]