Everything you need to know to get ready to go mountain gorilla trekking, including the countries where it’s possible, when to go, and how to secure permits.
An introduction to the best places to see mountain gorillas in the wild, including Rwanda, Uganda, and Congo, along with what to expect on this adventure.
A comprehensive guide to Uganda primate permits – including tracking and habituation – for chimpanzees, mountain gorillas, and golden monkeys.
Having the most updated prices and permits for tracking mountain gorillas is key to making a comprehensive budget for your next trip to East Africa. Gorilla tracking is an incomparable jungle adventure, not only because of the mountain gorilla’s poignant eyes but also because it presents a chance to be close to one of the […]
Understanding the four gorilla subspecies and where to find them in Africa.
Thinking about embarking on a primate safari in Uganda? Then you’re close to one of the most unique experiences East Africa has to offer! Deciding just what kind of adventure you’re going to go on is a big part of the planning process – and it can get overwhelming! That’s why we’re here to help […]
As the Pearl of Africa, Uganda has some of the most amazing natural beauty and cultural wonders to be found in our continent. But did you know that a number of our treasures are actually recognized as internationally important? That’s right. Uganda has a number of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. UNESCO, which stands for the […]
Breaking down the differences between gorilla trekking in Uganda and gorilla trekking in Rwanda.
Meet the famous safari explorers and conservationists who paved the way for wildlife conservation seen throughout Africa today.
Mountain gorillas are one of East Africa’s most incredible animals. Living in just three countries (and you won’t find them in any zoo), the only way to see a mountain gorilla is to actually travel to its home in the mountainous forests. As travelers often have many questions for us about these unbelievable creatures ahead […]