The Gorilla Safari Tour
The endangered Mountain Gorilla will take your breath away. As they cannot survive in detention, there arena��t any known Mountain Gorillas in zoos. There are an estimated 786 Mountain Gorillas worldwide with approximately half of them in Uganda where they can be spotted at Mgahinga Gorilla Park and Bwindi Impenetrable Forest (UNESCO heritage site) both located in Western Uganda.
This once in a lifetime experience can be enjoyed with our exclusive Gorilla Safari Tour package which will take you trekking through the renowned Bwindi Impenetrable forest also known as a�?Place of Darknessa�? owing to the thick forest cover. Safari guides will take you through this amazing journey where you will be able to trek the Mountain Gorillas in groups which differ in size from 5 a�� 30, however commonly in groups of approximately 10.
With a lifespan of 40 a�� 50 years, the Mountain gorillas possess longer, darker hair in comparison to their lowland counterparts. The males are twice the size of females. They grow up to six feet tall and weigh up to 500 pounds (227 kilograms). The male leaders of a troop, responsible for their safety, are referred to as Silverbacks due to the silver saddles across their backs.
You may experience this unforgettable tour by itself, or in combination with the other tours on offer. The price of this package is subject to the client’s choice of destination(s) and the duration of the tour(s). Please contact us A�for a bespoke quote.