Gorilla Trekking Guide For Women On Safaris In Uganda

Gorilla trekking in Uganda is without doubt a once-in-lifetime adventure to see the rare mountain gorillas in their natural environment. It is exceptional experiences which no other activity can match and in the world, the mountain gorillas can only be spotted in their natural habitat not at the zoo-this applies to other mountain gorilla destinations. Mountain gorillas live only…

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Why Mountain Gorillas are Endangered Species?

Mountain Gorilla With A Baby

International Union for Conservation of Nature, a popular worldwide organization working in conservation and preservation of the environment and natural resources each time comes up with a research report on different wildlife species or natural habitats. In the early 1990s, the mountain gorillas were red-listed as endangered species since there were threats of extinction in the near future. Up-to-date…

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Nine Facts About African Gorillas

African Mountain Gorillas

Gorillas are the largest ape primate species that spend their life span in the forest. They are man’s second-closest relative after the chimpanzees and they contain 98.3% of the human DNA. Gorillas are divided into two species the eastern gorillas which are also subdivided into mountain Gorillas and eastern lowland gorillas and the western gorillas divided into the cross…

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What May stop you from seeing the gorillas in the Jungle

Do you know that you can fail to see gorillas even after reaching the gorilla park? Yes, whereas it’s rare for travelers to miss out on seeing the endangered gorillas, the incident can happen on rare occasions.  There are certain reasons,  that may stop you from seeing the endangered gorillas in Uganda, Rwanda, and the Democratic Republic of Congo….

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Can I trek gorillas more than once?

How possible can one trek mountain gorillas more than once is a common question in gorilla safari bookings. The possibility of multiple gorilla treks in Uganda, Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo is one of the frequently asked questions in gorilla trekking. Given one hour with the gorillas, most travellers have often asked whether they can do multiple…

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Iby’Iwacu Cultural Village Rwanda

Iby’Iwacu Cultural Village: The Gorilla Guardians If you love cultural safari and you plan to visit Rwanda for a holiday, then the one place you need not miss to explore is the Ibyiwacu cultural village, also known as “The Gorilla Guardians”. This cultural center is situated about 15 minutes’ drive off Sabyinyo silverback lodge and it is remarkably one…

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Uganda Tourism Sector Challenges

Uganda Tourism Sector Challenges Uganda is a landlocked country located in East Africa. Its diversity is surrounded by mountains, natural tropical forests, lakes, rivers, waterfalls, National parks, game reserves among others. Tourism in Uganda is mostly focused on Uganda’s landscape and wildlife which are the leading tourist attractions in Uganda. Uganda is so very much blessed with over 10…

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Mikeno Lodge in DR Congo

Are you planning a mountain gorilla safari in Congo (Virunga National Park) but you are wondering about where you spend a night before or thereafter your breathtaking adventure? Have you ever heard about Mikeno Lodge? Well, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is one of the three only countries in the world where the rare mountain gorillas are inhabited and…

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Interesting Things To Do Within Mgahinga National Park

Mgahinga National Park is situated within south-western Uganda and stretches for about 34 square kilometers, making it the country’s smallest Conservation Area but everything it offers is beyond its size. This site is where silver meets Gold because it’s the only place in Uganda where both the Mountain gorillas and Golden monkeys are found. As small as it is,…

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