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17 04, 2019

Mountain gorilla families in the different sectors of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park- Uganda Safari News

By |2019-04-17T14:04:14+00:00April 17th, 2019|Categories: Safari News|

Uganda is blessed with half of the remaining endangered mountain gorilla species in the world. These can be trekked during your gorilla trekking safaris Uganda in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Uganda and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park. Bwindi Impenetrable National Park has over 18 habituated gorilla families that are available for trekking on your Africa safari while Mgahinga Gorilla National Park Uganda has one gorilla trekking family called Nyakagezi however, it is the only park with golden monkeys in Uganda and they are available for trekking. There four gorilla trekking sectors in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park open to tourists on Uganda gorilla trekking safari tours. Each sector has different gorilla families (two have been added of recent) that are trekked under the guidance of a ranger and these are; Buhoma Gorilla trekking sector This was the first sector for gorilla trekking in Bwindi and most popular. Started in 1993, Buhoma is [...]

15 04, 2019

Reasons why interacting with a gorilla family is just one hour – Uganda safari News

By |2019-04-16T05:45:47+00:00April 15th, 2019|Categories: Safari News|

Are you planning an Africa safari tour on your next holiday? We are here to give you all information you need before you book your Uganda gorilla tour. Many tourists have been asking themselves interacting with these majestic apes during a gorilla trekking safari in Uganda is restricted to just one hour. This regulation doesn’t only apply to gorilla tours in Uganda but to gorilla safaris in Uganda, Rwanda and Congo as well. The Uganda Rwanda Congo gorilla safaris are done between 2-8hours and this activity always starts with a briefing about the do's and don’ts of the gorilla safari tour. After the briefing, tourists together with the rangers or guides proceed to the forest to trek a particular gorilla family allocated to them. Once they find these gorillas or gorilla family, they will be allowed to stay with this given group for one hour. While this may not be [...]

10 04, 2019

Uganda is safe! safaris in Uganda continue to take place- Uganda safari News

By |2019-04-10T09:05:55+00:00April 10th, 2019|Categories: Safari News|

Despite the recent incident in Queen Elizabeth National Park Uganda, we are glad to inform you that Ugandan driver guide, Jean Paul Mirenge and American tourist, Kimberly Sue Endicott are safe, Uganda remains a top destination for Uganda wildlife safaris, short Uganda wildlife safaris, Uganda cultural safaris and Uganda adventure safaris as well. Kim Sue Endicott, an American national of Southern California and her Uganda safari guide Jean Paul Mirenge who were kidnapped in the Mendeley of wonders; Queen Elizabeth National Park Uganda and held five days by armed abductors were returned unharmed on Sunday 7th April 2019 following the payment for the ransom asked for. The kidnappers who abducted them at gunpoint in Queen Elizabeth National Park had demanded a $500,000 ransom, but we are not sure of the amount that was paid to the kidnappers after negotiation for exchange of the kidnapped. The kidnappers then used Endicott's cell [...]

8 04, 2019

Trending Eco Friendly Safari Lunch Boxes in Tanzania – Tanzania safari News

By |2019-04-08T09:31:42+00:00April 8th, 2019|Categories: Safari News|

Many travelers that have undertaken Africa safaris have found Tanzania a very interesting and rewarding travel destination. During several Tanzania wildlife safaris, tourists in some cases move with packed lunch on their Tanzania safaris. On departure for your Tanzania wildlife tour game drive, you find our lunch well arranged, neatly wrapped at your hotel of stay. More often, the food is very tasty, however, it’s not very healthy because it is full of plastic wrappings and plastic containers. Use Eco Friendly Lunch Boxes on your safari in Tanzania – Do They Exist? Yes, they do exist! I know may sound a lie but actually it is very true! To be honest we too were positively surprised about how well it was thought about and researched to make sure everything in there actually is Eco-friendly. The most important fact to note here is that, it absolutely has no plastics at all. [...]

5 04, 2019

Rules that govern Uganda National Games Parks – Uganda Safari News

By |2019-04-16T05:57:30+00:00April 5th, 2019|Categories: Safari News|

Christened “The Pearl of Africa” by Sir Churchill on his safari Uganda on 1907, Uganda has for long remained one of the must visit Africa safari destinations. Regardless of its size, Uganda has several safari destinations, unique attractions and different activities that tourists can enjoy in their Uganda safari. Uganda is blessed with over 10 National Parks including Murchison Falls National Park, Kidepo Valley National Park, Queen Elizabeth National park, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Semuliki National Park, Kibale National Park, Mountain Elgon National Park, Mountain Rwenzori National Park, Lake Mburo National Park and Mgahinga Gorilla National park. Each of these parks has different attractions that are unique to the park. A traveler can do a Uganda wildlife safari/ short Uganda wildlife safari, a Uganda birding safari, an adventure safari, an adrenaline adventure, nature walks, boat cruise safaris, horse back riding safaris, Uganda gorilla safaris, Uganda chimpanzee trekking safaris, Uganda golden [...]

3 04, 2019

Why gorilla trekking safaris are mostly done in Uganda – Uganda safari News

By |2019-04-03T12:04:59+00:00April 3rd, 2019|Categories: Uganda Safari News|

Sitting or standing in silence in the cold Ugandan forest for 60 minutes is one of life’s greatest privileges that tourists enjoy on a Uganda safari or 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 on short Uganda gorilla safaris. 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 [...]

1 04, 2019

A Beautiful Day in the Life of a Mountain Gorilla – Uganda Safari News

By |2019-04-09T15:50:28+00:00April 1st, 2019|Categories: Safari News|

Uganda is a blessed Africa safari destination for it is home to half of the world’s remaining gorillas; the most sought animal for travelers interested in Uganda safaris. Uganda is blessed with two mountain gorilla destinations; Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park. Visitors on Uganda gorilla safaris are allocated a particular family to track during their gorilla trekking safaris Uganda. Gorillas live in groups also known as families. These usually consis of 6-7 individuals and sometimes a group/family can go up to even 35 members. Just like humans, there is always a leader that heads the family. This is usually a male Silver Back. A family usually consists of usually one leading male, accompanied by several females with their young. How do gorillas spend their day? A beautiful day in the life of a mountain gorilla always starts at sunrise. At around 6am, they wake up and [...]

27 03, 2019

Why Uganda should be your gorilla safari destination? – Uganda safari News

By |2019-03-27T09:34:04+00:00March 27th, 2019|Categories: Safari News|

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 is proud home half of the world's remaining mountain gorillas that can be trekked in its two gorilla safari destinations giving travelers on safaris Uganda Uganda gorilla trekking safaris opportunities to observe and interact with these gentle, mysterious primates. Mountain gorillas only live in the dense vegetation of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and along the dormant volcanic Virunga mountain range that stretches across Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park, Mgahinga Gorilla National Park, Volcanoes National Park Rwanda 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 choosing Uganda as your next safari destination for gorilla trekking safari Uganda [...]

25 03, 2019

Uganda the second happiest country in East Africa – UN Happiness Report shows

By |2019-04-09T16:18:02+00:00March 25th, 2019|Categories: Safari News, Uganda Safari News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Christened by Winston Churchill as “the Pearl of Africa” in 1907, Uganda is one of the best Africa safari destinations that must not miss on any travelers’ must visit places. Uganda has been ranked among the countries with the happiest people world-wide at a positive experience. The positive experience of Ugandans has been witnessed by visitors undertaking Uganda safaris to different safari destinations in the country for activities like gorilla trekking safaris Uganda,or gorilla tours Uganda, chimpanzee trekking safaris Uganda, water rafting safaris, Uganda wildlife safaris, Kampala city tours, Uganda birding safaris, cultural safaris and many more. Add caption Of recent, Ugandans are the lucky to be the second happiest people in East Africa, as per the annual 2018 UN World Happiness Report. Uganda was ranked the second after Kenya which is placed in the first position in East Africa. The annual 2018 UN World Happiness Report that was [...]

20 03, 2019

A must have in your gorilla trekking wardrobe! Uganda safari News

By |2019-04-09T16:28:24+00:00March 20th, 2019|Categories: Safari News|

Dear Tourist, As you plan to join the thousands of people hoping to see mountain gorillas up close in their beautiful natural habitat, you need to be prepared for the trip both mentally and physically and not forgetting you must be well equipped. Preparation for your Uganda gorilla trekking safari includes having a gorilla tracking proper wardrobe. Mountain gorillas are endangered species, and they can only be found in Uganda Rwanda and Congo. Because they are mountain gorillas endangered species, many tourists are rushing to track them. What you must have in your Uganda Rwanda gorilla tracking wardrobe When going for a Uganda gorilla safaris, we recommend our clients to wear sturdy clothes to help protect them against scratches as they go for their adventurous Uganda gorilla trekking safari experiences. On your Uganda gorilla safari, a client should park a long-sleeved shirt, preferably of synthetic material because cotton shirts [...]

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