How Long Does a Gorilla Trek Take?
How long does gorilla trekking take? How long can it take to see mountain gorillas in the wild? Gorilla trekking is a special wildlife experience of its own and often described as unpredictable adventure. Normal gorilla treks in Uganda, Rwanda and Congo can take from 2 to 6 hours, but a number of factors come […]
What o Wear For Gorilla Trekking?
What should you wear for gorilla trekking? How you plan to dress does matter a lot when it comes to gorilla tracking in Uganda, Congo and Rwanda. When choosing the dress code, make sure that it blends with nature and locals’ cultures are respected. Also, be mindful of the landscape of gorilla trekking destinations – […]
Is Gorilla Trekking Worth the Money?
In almost all the African safaris, gorilla trekking doesn’t miss out but what still leaves most tourists asking themselves is; is gorilla trekking worth the money? Yes! Gorilla trekking is completely worth every penny, effort and visitors’ time. Repeat travelers to Uganda, Rwanda or Congo can affirm it that this is truly a lifechanging experience […]
What is the Best Time To Trek Gorillas
Gorilla Trekking is speciously the most captivating wildlife experience in Uganda, Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo. This great activity takes place in the natural habitats of the Gorillas which is mostly in forests in the high mountains where they live. The Gorillas live in forests where the weather conditions are very unpredictable. It […]
Cost of Gorilla Trekking in Uganda, Rwanda & Congo
Gorilla trekking comprises of hikes through thick undergrowth in search for habituated mountain Gorillas to have a face to face interaction with them. It’s no secret that cost of Gorilla trekking is what runs in the mind of every traveler that wants to involve in this great wild experience with the Gorillas. Gorilla trekking happens […]
3 Days Lowland Gorilla Tour
Trip Overview The 3 Days Lowland Gorilla Trek to Democratic Republic of Congo is done in Kahuzi Biega National park located in Eastern province of Congo. Take part in this 3 Days lowland gorilla trek and get chance to meet up with the largest gorilla specie in the world. Kahuzi Biega National park was established […]
What To Pack For Gorilla Trekking in Uganda & Rwanda
It’s very important to be well prepared when going for the mountain gorilla trekking expedition; just like you prepare for a trip/ vacation, it’s this same preparation that’s required for a successful mountain gorilla trekking experience. Lets Go Tours Rwanda gives you guide on what to wear for your gorilla safari in Africa Tourists should […]
Uganda Gorilla Families
In Uganda, mountain gorillas can be trekked from both Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and Mgahinga National Parks. Altogether, there are 13 habituated gorilla family groups in Uganda with 12 habituated in Bwindi Forest and 1 in Mgahinga National Park. This emphasizes the fact that Bwindi Impenetrable forest National park is home to over 400 existing mountain […]
Rwanda Gorilla Groups
Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park is home to half of the total population of the Virunga mountain gorillas. It’s habituated with 11 gorilla family groups, 10 available for tourist purposes and 1 specifically set aside for research and study purposes.The Rwanda Development Board (RDB) has played a big role in promoting mountain gorilla trekking and tourism […]
Gorilla Trekking in Africa
History of Mountain gorilla conservation and gorilla tourism in Africa goes as far as 1990’s with a great loss in the lives of mountain gorillas that they had neared their extinction in the world, Arras!, thanks to the great works of Dian Fossey, an American scientific Researcher and activist who brought the awareness for the […]