Gorilla Trekking in Uganda: The Habituation Experience Gorilla trekking in Uganda has traditionally been an hour-long meet-and-greet, but a new programme, gorilla habituation experience, allows visitors to track the animals too. Sue Watt of The Independent joins the trail “Everything about Rushenya is big: his head, his arms, his feet, and especially his bum.” Augustine Muhangi doesn’t stand … Read more Gorilla Trekking in Uganda: The Habituation Experience
Does budget travel matter that much? Most travelers you meet on the road are budget conscious and traveling with the objective to find the cheapest room, the bargain sale, the two for one drinks, and the cheap street food. Not too mention the fact that backpackers often choose to forgo certain tours, experiences, and expeditions … Read more Does budget travel matter that much?
How to see mountain gorillas: Mind-blowing Bucket-list Trip It’s the moment of truth. After a long, sweaty scramble, your guide ushers you quietly into the clearing. Troop 13 are taking their midmorning break: hillocks of black fur protrude from the glossy greenery on every side – a crooked elbow here, a swollen belly there. Above … Read more How to see mountain gorillas: Mind-blowing Bucket-list Trip
Rwanda Gorilla Groups If there is a safari that brings you any closer, on foot, to wild beasts capable of mauling you, I’m not sure I care to be on it. This article looks into the Rwanda gorilla groups mainly found in the jungles on Volcanoes national park (or commonly known as PNV, Parc Nationals … Read more Rwanda Gorilla Groups
How to Go Gorilla Trekking in Uganda This is a guest post from Marcello Arrambide of Wandering Trader. When I moved to eastern Africa, I had an opportunity to experience something that only a handful of people get to do every year: see some gorillas. And I wasn’t leaving the continent until I did! Gorilla … Read more How to Go Gorilla Trekking in Uganda
The Uganda Gorilla Trekking Experience I woke early with feelings of trepidation, anxiety (Would I be able to do the climb?), nerves and much excitement. I was going in search of mountain gorillas, in Uganda, following in the footsteps of the great Sir David Attenborough. It was a mild morning, although the sky looked rather … Read more The Uganda Gorilla Trekking Experience
When you think of gorilla trekking in Uganda, you think expensive, right? But did you know that you could trek Uganda’s mountain gorillas on a budget? Gorilla trekking in Uganda on a budget is very possible, especially during the low season. Wild Discoveries Safaris Uganda shares why it is a good time to trek during this season and … Read more How to go gorilla trekking in Uganda on a budget