Africa Gorilla Safari Destinations

Gorilla safari destinations are mainly located in the Virunga massif which has four national parks including Bwindi Impenetrable national park and Mgahinga Gorilla national park in Uganda, Volcanoes national park in Rwanda, and Virunga national park in Congo. For lowland gorillas, they are found in Kahuzi Beige National Park.

Gorilla tracking Uganda under the management of Acacia safaris limited organizes all kinds of gorilla tracking trips in East and Central Africa. It organizes both long and short gorilla safari tours in Uganda, Rwanda, and Congo where mountain gorilla trekking can be done in the whole world.

Join Gorilla Tracking Uganda on our exciting Rwanda and Uganda gorilla trekking safaris to see some of the few remaining endangered mountain gorillas which are found only in Bwindi Impenetrable forest, Mgahinga gorilla park, Volcanoes national park in Rwanda, Virunga and Kahuzi Biega National parks in Congo on the whole planet.

Our experienced tour guides will take you on every safari as we search for the awe-inspiring primates in the Jungles of Virunga Massif which covers Uganda, Rwanda, and Congo

Africa Gorilla Safari Destinations

Uganda Gorilla Trekking to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

Gorilla Trekking Permits in Africa

Mountain gorilla tracking tour is done in the African tropical rain forest mainly the Virunga Massif so there are high chances of finding rain while you are in the jungle on your gorilla tracking tour.

Gorilla permits cost differently according to a particular country, for example, Uganda gorilla permit costs $600 per person, Rwanda’s gorilla permit costs $1500 per person while the Congo gorilla permit costs $400 per person. Contact us at Gorilla Tracking for booking and for other gorilla trekking information you may need.

Where to go for Mountain Gorilla Tracking in Africa? – Gorilla Safari Destinations

Best Uganda gorilla safaris

Mgahinga Gorilla National Park: Mgahinga Gorilla National Park is a complete guide for visitors with everything you need to know about the Park located in Southwest Uganda. Read More Here

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Kahuzi Biega National Park: Kahuzi Biega National Park is a unique habitat with very rare wildlife species known as Eastern lowland gorillas (Gorilla beringei graueri), Eastern needle-clawed. Read More Here

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Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Bwindi presents itself as habitat of the most endangered species of the mountain gorillas with a thick undergrowth vegetation. This biodiverse mountaneous park is located in the south west of Uganda in Buhoma.

It can be accessed by either road from Kampala or air to the nearest airstrip found in Kisoro before getting a vehicle to cover up the remaining distance.

In a wet season, a full time 4WD vehicle is required due to the slippery nature of the park. The mountain being above 4500m above sea level, one is able to experience snow capped nature of the mountain while on the visit.

The park having the mountain gorillas as the main attraction, they commonly feed on roots, leaves and ferns of different species found within the park.

The 331sq km world heritage park lies in magnificient steep mountains covered up by the thick vegetation. Read More Here

Bwindi gorilla trekking safari

Volcanoes National Park Rwanda: Volcanoes National Park well known as Parc National des Volcans in french is located on the north-western province of Rwanda in a small town known as Musanze. Read More Here

Rwanda Gorilla Trekking

Virunga National Park: Virunga national park in Congo is home to the world’s most famous population of mountain gorillas but has been hit by rising instability and violence in the country. Read More Here

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Rwanda Gorilla Trekking

1 Day Gorilla Trek Rwanda

Rwanda is Africa’s gorilla tour destination where a 1 Day gorilla trek in Rwanda is possible. This is the shortest time possible for a person to plan for a gorilla tracking tour in Africa.

Gorillas in Rwanda are found in Volcanoes National Park which is the closest gorilla

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3 Days Chimpanzee Trekking Safari in Uganda

Chimpanzee trekking is a top Africa primate tracking safari and this 3 Days Chimpanzee Trekking Safari in Uganda to Kibale Forest National Park is a perfect short tour to see one of the biggest populations of chimpanzees living within their natural habitat.

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Uganda Safaris

3 Days Murchison Falls National Park Safari

The 3 Days Murchison Falls National Park Safari Uganda takes you for an Uganda Wildlife Safari to the park where you adventure animals like African Bush Elephants, Lions, Leopards, Primates, Antelopes, and many more. It also takes you for a bird watching tour

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Uganda Wildlife Tour

3 Days Uganda Wildlife safari

3-Days Uganda Wildlife safari takes you on an unforgettable adventure to Queen Elizabeth national park where you will experience the beautiful wildlife in their natural habitat.  You will start this Adventure in Kampala and make two stopovers…

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2 days short Rwanda gorilla trek itinerary

This 2 Days short Rwanda gorilla trek itinerary is a very convenient gorilla tracking safari to the Volcanoes National Park. This is the only habitat in Rwanda where mountain gorillas can be trekked and seen.

The mountain gorilla trekking experience is amazing as you trek through the bamboo and get to spend a maximum of 1 hour in the presence of these giants that are actually surviving and increasing in number…

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3 Days Rwanda gorilla trek itinerary

This 3 Days Rwanda gorilla trek itinerary is a very convenient gorilla safari to the Volcanoes National Park. This is the only habitat in Rwanda where mountain gorillas can be trekked and seen.

The mountain gorilla trekking experience is amazing as you trek through the bamboo and get to spend a maximum of 1 hour in the presence of these giants that are actually surviving and increasing in number due to conservation efforts and funds from gorilla tourism.

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3 Days Rwanda gorilla trekking Experience

This 3 Days Rwanda gorilla trekking Experience and golden monkey’s itinerary is inclusive of gorilla trekking and golden monkey tracking safari to the Volcanoes National Park with a double gorilla trekking experience in the forest.

This is the only habitat in Rwanda where mountain gorillas and golden monkeys can be trekked and seen. The mountain gorilla trekking experience is amazing as you trek through the bamboo…

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