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Uganda Increases the Price of Gorilla Permits for 2020-23

Silverback Gorilla in Bwindi

The Uganda Wildlife Authority has revised the prices of the gorilla permits and other activity fees. In this new tariff some new products have also been introduced as well as fines. This follows an ice-break by Mr. Stephen Masaba, the director of Tourism at UWA who made a significant announcement outlining several changes in tariffs […]

Uganda Gorilla Tourism at Its Peak

Has gorilla tourism peaked its peak? Uganda today receives an incredible number of tourists interested in visiting the gorillas in their natural home. During the peak months of June to October, gorilla permits have become scarce and many bookings from prospective tourists are being turned down by tour operators. Gorilla trekking in Uganda has become […]

5 Things to Do On A Visit to Lake Bunyonyi

Canoesing at Lake Bunyonyi

The popular Lake Bunyonyi is a prime destination where you can relax after the tiring gorilla safari in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. The beautiful destination offers several adventure activities to its visitors who spend lesiurely holidays that the shores of the beautiful lake. Here are the top tourism activities that you can engage in while at […]

How Early Should I Book A Gorilla Trekking Permit In Uganda

A safari to visit mountain gorillas is the most popular and highly treasured tourist activity in Uganda today. People are traveling from all across the world to the pearl of Africa just to taste the beauty and charm of this exciting experience. However, there’s always one hindrance that limits their chances, one thing with which […]

Who Is Eligible To Trek Mountain Gorillas In Uganda

mountain gorilla trekking

Meeting the critically endangered mountain gorillas in their natural habitats is every ones dream. Travelers all over the world surely prefer to spend some time with these gentle giant mountain gorillas that share over 98% DNA with humans hence the close relatives to human beings. Planning a gorilla safari, advance booking and preparation is very […]

Is a Day Trip to the Gorillas in Bwindi Possible?

While gorilla trekking is undoubtedly the most sought after primate adventure. Many travelers wonder about the best duration to spend on a gorilla safari. One of the surprising questions is a possibility of a gorilla trek within a day! Many travelers ask whether it is possible for one to trek gorillas in Bwindi and later […]

6 Reason Why You Should Go Gorilla Trekking in Buhoma

Most travelers who wish to do gorilla trekking in Bwindi impenetrable national park opt for the Buhoma sector just because it is the most popular sector. This is the region where gorilla tracking was first conducted in Uganda. Before gorilla tourism was opened to tourists in 1993, gorilla habituation as first conducted by scientists and […]