June 1, 2018
gorilla trekking packing list in Uganda and Rwanda

Gorilla Trekking Packing List

Are you planning your gorilla trekking trip and impatiently browsing the internet for a well researched gorilla trekking packing list? You just found one. Thinking about going to Africa can intimidate lot of people. With the images the media often chooses to report, I can see […]
May 15, 2018
Uganda or Rwanda Gorill Trekking - Gorillas - BITUKURA GORILLA FAMILY

Do Gorilla Trekking in Uganda or Rwanda?

Where would you go gorilla trekking – Uganda or Rwanda? Comparing Uganda or Rwanda for gorillas is a pretty simple task if you consider in detail all the information available on gorilla trekking in both the countries. Most travellers will want that comparison made so simple […]
April 11, 2018
Fly-in Gorilla Trekking Uganda Safari - Visit Uganda

Gorilla Trekking in Uganda

Mountain Gorilla Trekking in Uganda In the last 40 years the mountain gorilla population has doubled. From the latest statics, there’re about 1,000 mountain gorillas remaining in the world today. Uganda alone has close to 500 gorillas and 11 gorilla families have been habituated for mountain […]
February 6, 2018
Responsible Tourism

Help the Gorilla Population through Responsible Tourism

A recent mountain gorilla census in Rwanda has revealed that the population of endangered mountain gorillas has increased significantly in the last 30 years, say researchers. The census carried out in the Virunga Massif (which comprises of 3 national parks – Parc National de Virunga in […]
February 6, 2018
Gorilla Trekking: Should I Visit Gorillas in Rwanda or Uganda?

Gorilla Trekking: Should I Visit Gorillas in Rwanda or Uganda?

There are a little less than 1000 mountain gorillas remaining on earth. The majority live in the Virunga Mountains that straddle Rwanda, Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo, while a little more than half live in the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest of Uganda. Hunted and pushed […]
February 6, 2018
9 Reasons to Visit Uganda

9 Reasons to Visit Uganda

Here Daniela Pontis relives the moment she met a family of gorillas and gives us nine reasons why you should visit Uganda. Uganda is the country where East and West Africa meet, featuring lush forests inhabited by primates and arid savannah plains which are home to […]