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22 08, 2018

Advantages of tracking Mountain gorillas in Uganda

By |2018-08-22T14:19:56+00:00August 22nd, 2018|Categories: Safari News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Sitting or standing in silence in the cold Ugandan forest for 60 minutes is one of life’s greatest privileges that tourists enjoy on their Uganda safaris. There are about 1000 mountain gorillas in existence, and Uganda gorilla trekking safaris provide a rare opportunity to observe and interact with these gentle, mysterious primates. Mountain gorillas only live in the dense vegetation of Uganda’s Bwindi Forest Impenetrable National Park and along the dormant volcanic Virunga mountain range that stretches across Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park, Uganda’s Mgahinga National Park, and Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Since these critically endangered creatures can’t survive in captivity, the only way to see them is by taking a gorilla trekking safari Uganda up to their natural habitat in the misty cloud forests that have an altitude of over 14,763 feet. Uganda is home to half of the world’s Mountain gorillas Uganda has two [...]

15 08, 2018

Facts about the life of baby gorillas

By |2018-08-15T14:38:16+00:00August 15th, 2018|Categories: Safari News|Tags: , , , |

                   Baby gorilla/ Infant Just like a human’s new born, a mountain gorilla’s new born is referred to as a baby or an infant. Baby gorillas born weigh about 3-41bs which is about half the average of human babies whose weight is usually around 7 pounds. Gorilla infants are helpless at birth so the mother gorillas nurse their babies for about 3 years, following which the young become more independent. Tourists that have had safaris in Uganda and safaris in Rwanda have seen mother gorillas take care of their babies during their Uganda Rwanda gorilla trekking safaris. Much like human babies, baby gorillas are born cute. They also crawl before learning to walk and they love breast milk. Mountain gorilla infants develop quickly because they learn to crawl at about 2 months and are walking by the time they are around 8 or 9 months.             Mother [...]

8 08, 2018

Tips on how to choose the best Gorilla trekking regions in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

By |2018-08-08T14:54:33+00:00August 8th, 2018|Categories: Safari News|Tags: , , , , |

Safari Uganda to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and encounter with the most amazing primates. Bwindi Impenetrable forest National Park is a vast tropical rain forest situated in southwestern Uganda. Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Uganda is home to over 1004 mountain gorillas as per the recent concert. SONY DSC Bwindi Impenetrable National Park has a huge forest and mountain gorillas’ live habit the whole forest. This park is home to several gorilla families that have been habituated for Uganda gorilla trekking safaris. Because the forest is huge, it was divided into four Uganda gorilla trekking safari regions; Ruhija, Buhoma, Rushaga and Nkuringo. Each region has different gorilla families habituated there. Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Uganda gorilla trekking regions The Buhoma region is regarded as the best region for gorilla trekking safaris in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park due to the fact that its where gorilla trekking in Uganda started. The [...]

6 06, 2018

Mgahinga Gorilla National Park.” Where Gold meets Silver”

By |2018-06-06T16:01:57+00:00June 6th, 2018|Categories: Safari News|Tags: , , , , |

What is the SILVER and what is the GOLD here?!!! Have you met giant silver? and sparkling gold? Like physically? Wow!!!! They look so pretty together.                        Silver-back                             Golden Monkeys   Safari Uganda in the southwest, to encounter with giant silver gorillas and sparkling golden monkeys.  You can only find all these in the one and only Mgahinga National Park that lies in the far western Uganda, in the Bufumbira county of Kisoro district. Mgahinga National Park is the second home to the critically endangered Mountain Gorillas after Bwindi Impenetrable National Park that roam freely in the forest of Mgahinga National Park. Mgahinga National Park is a protected under the Virunga conservation area. The Virunga Conservation area covers a total area of about 434km2. Virunga conservation area consists of Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda, Virunga National Park in Democratic Republic of Congo and Mgahinga National [...]

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