Visit Uganda Gorillas the total package

Visit Uganda Gorillas in Bwindi Forest

Gorillas in Uganda’s Bwindi Forest

Visit Uganda Gorillas the total package

Uganda is home to more than half the population of mountain gorillas of the eastern specie (gorilla beringei beringei). The total population being up to 1004 roaming in the Virunga Mountains on the border of Uganda, Congo and Rwanda, half the number is found in the forests of Bwindi impenetrable and Mgahinga national park of Uganda, these forests have other primate and mammals but the gorillas are the main attractions. The mountain gorillas in Uganda can be accessed in five different spots that include Buhoma, Ruhija, Rushaga, Nkuringo and Mgahinga, with over eleven habituated group in these locations, here there is a possibility of experiencing gorilla habituation in Bwindi forest, once in Uganda your chances of seeing the gorillas is at 100%, trekking in Uganda befits the description of the mountain gorillas given the terrain which comprises of high altitude and elevation, therefore it’s advisable for one to amazingly participate should be of fair physical fitness, although there preparations to handle those with any handicap. The interaction ranges from one to a four hour but for the four hour interaction also known as habituation experience is limited in number of participants in one area of the park, however the one hour interaction is more commonly done. If gorilla trekking is on your bucket list advance planning is required for the limited availability in the number of permits per day, apart from the gorillas the scenery is very beautiful and the air being very fresh, that you won’t regret choosing Uganda the pearl of Africa as your safari destination.