10 BEST Gorilla Safaris in Uganda

10 Best Gorilla Safaris Uganda

The 10 Best Gorilla Safaris in Uganda – Uganda is one of the 3 only destinations where you can go to see the Mountain Gorillas in Africa. In Uganda, you can trek the Mountain Gorillas either in the Bwindi Impenetrable forest national park or the Mgahinga Gorilla National Park.  The Mountain Gorillas live in Generally Mountainous areas covered with tropical rainforests, bamboo and thick undergrowth. Tracking the mountain Gorillas in Uganda therefore involves hiking in the through the thick forests of Bwindi or Mgahinga guided by experienced ranger guides as you search for the endangered mountain gorillas. The Gorilla trekking lasts from one to eight hours and has been described by many as a once in a lifetime experience.  Your Gorilla safari can also be combined with a visit to other parks and destinations in Uganda to see more wildlife and or do other adventure activities. Here is the list of the top 10 recommended gorilla safaris in Uganda.

The 10 Best Gorilla Safaris Uganda

3 Days Uganda Gorilla Trekking

The 3 days Uganda Gorilla trekking tour takes you to the Bwindi impenetrable forest national park to see the mountain gorillas in one of the four sectors in Bwindi. This Gorilla safari is recommended for travelers who have little time, but want to have an experience of with the endangered mountain Gorillas.

5 Days Uganda Gorilla and Chimpanzee trekking safari

The 5 Days Gorilla and Chimp Safari gives you an opportunity to Visit the Kibale forest national Park also known as the primate capital of the wild for chimpanzee trekking, then crown the tour with tracking the gorillas in Bwindi. This is definitely recommended for the primate enthusiasts.

5 Days Uganda Gorilla and Wildlife Safari

The 5 Day Gorilla and wildlife safari takes you to Queen Elizabeth national Park where you will enjoy game drives to see some of the exciting game such as Lions, elephants, buffaloes, hippos, Impala, several bird species and so much more. While at Queen Elizabeth national park, you also get to have an exciting launch cruise on the famous Kazinga channel.  The trip ends with a visit to the Bwindi impenetrable forest national park to see the mountain Gorillas

6 Days Gorillas, Chimps and wildlife safari

Visit Kibale to trek the chimps as well as visit the Bigodi wetland, then proceed to Queen Elizabeth for wildlife viewing and Kazinga boat cruise and finally visit the Gorillas in the Bwindi Impenetrable forest national park. This trip provides the best opportunity for wildlife and primate experience in Uganda.

10 Days Classic Uganda Safari

This 10 Day Classic Gorilla and wildlife safari in Uganda takes you to the 4 Major parks in Uganda to experience the Big five, Chimpanzees and Gorillas. The trip starts from Ziwa Rhino sanctuary, a visit to the Murchison falls, Kibale forest, Queen Elizabeth national park, Bwindi forest and Lake Bunyonyi.