Best Private Luxury-Primate & Wildlife Safaris in the Pearl of Africa – Uganda
Exclusive Luxury Gorilla Trekking Safaris-Uganda in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest & Mgahinga Gorilla Park.
Winston Churchill came to Uganda in 1907 going on a Safari from Entebbe to what is now Murchison Falls National Park inspiring him to write in his 1908 Book – My African Journey – “The Kingdom of Uganda is a fairy tale.” He is the one who popularized the Term “The Pearl of Africa.”
The thousands that come to Uganda each year would wholeheartedly agree. Uganda the most bio-diverse country in all of Africa, the country that is Africa-Condensed into a small country, a country truly gifted by nature, safe, secure, and most of all some of the friendliest people in all of Africa offer that perfect off-the beaten Safari Path Destination Setting for Luxury Gorilla Trekking Safaris, Chimpanzee Trekking, Wildlife Adventures such as the Tree-Climbing Lions of Ishasha, enjoy the rich scenic Wonders such as the Virunga Volcanoes, the Rwenzori Mountains of the Moon, the Explosion Crater Lakes, the Rainforests and Jungles.
Uganda, home to over half of the remaining, endangered Mountain Gorillas (480+ out of 880+) that you can track in either the UNESCO World Heritage – Bwindi Impenetrable Forest or in the Virunga Volcanoes that are in Mgahinga Gorilla Park. There is an array of upmarket, luxury and exclusive Lodges where you enjoy Luxury in the Wild of Uganda on your private, one of a kind Luxury Gorilla Trekking Safari in the Pearl of Africa.
Not only can you track Gentle Giants of the Forest and be in their presence for one hour, in Uganda you have the exclusive option of a Gorilla Habituation Experience which is all-day Gorilla Trek where you are for 4-hours with a Gorilla Family. There are only two Gorilla Families that can be visited for the Gorilla Habituation Experience and only 4- participants are permitted compared to 8 for a normal Gorilla Trek.
Best Luxury Gorilla Trekking Safaris-Uganda
The easiest and most economical starting point for this 3-Day Gorilla Trekking Safari is to fly into Kigali – Rwanda where we meet you. You can stay overnight in Kigali or directly from the Kigali Airport we take you to either Mgahinga Gorilla Park or the Southern Region of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.
Stay in a luxury or exclusive Lodge such as Mount Gahinga Lodge or Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge other upmarket lodging choices can be chosen.
The gorilla trek can take place in either Mgahinga Gorilla Park where you trek in the Volcanoes or in the ancient Bwindi Impenetrable Forest which CNN put on their best parks in Africa list.
Other activities such as Golden Monkey trekking or a time with the original people of the Forest, the Batwa People can be arranged.
On this 3-Day Luxury Gorilla Habituation Experience Safari you can fly into Kigali, Rwanda and take the most scenic drive through Rwanda’s mountainous region with terraced hills and vast tea plantations through the Gorilla Highlands of Uganda and along Lake Mutanda with its many islands ringed by the Virunga Volcanoes.
You are with a Gorilla Family for 4-hours, there a maximum of 4 participants, researchers and trackers will you insight in the daily lives of the Gorillas. More and more of our clients are taking this safari since it is a rare, one of a kind experience that no other country offers, only in Uganda can you spend 4 hours with a Gorilla Family.
Fly from Entebbe to either Kihihi near Buhoma or to Kisoro for the Mgahinga Gorilla Park, or the Rushaga or Nkuringo area of Bwindi Forest. This is a 1/2 hour flight and 1 hour from the landing strip to the lodge where you choose to stay.
Your Driver-Guide will meet you with Vehicle and take you to your lodge. This is the shortest way time wise to get to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and Mgahinga Gorilla Park.
There are upmarket, luxury and exclusive lodges to stay near you Gorilla Trek on the next day. If you stay in the northern area of Buhoma you can add two days and stay at the exclusive Ishasha Wilderness Camp where you track the Tree-Climbing Lions that are found here.
On this one-of-a-kind luxury Gorilla Habituation Experience Safari you are 4 hours with a gorilla family on an all day trek with Researchers. This activity is not offered elsewhere, you cannot spend 4-hours with a Gorilla Family, but at the same Permit Price as in Rwanda you get 4 hours instead of one.
You take the more scenic flight to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest in the South End of the Park, you have awesome views of Lake Bunyonyi, Lake Mutanda and the Virunga Volcanoes of which there are 3 in Uganda.
Your Kabiza Driver-Guide will meet you as you land and take you to one of the Exclusive, Luxury or Upmarket Lodges found in the area near Rushaga where the Habituation Experience takes place.
This Luxury Fly-In Safari takes you on a 1 1/2 hour flight to either Kihihi in the north of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest or south to Kisoro – after you land it is 45 minutes to one hour to your luxury lodge.
You can trek the same Gorilla Family twice or trek two different Gorilla Families on two different days.
Incoming lodging in Entebbe can be added at the beginning or at the end of the safari for your convenience. Choose the luxury lodge in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest where you like to stay during your time in the UNESCO World Heritage Site Forest.
This Safari takes you Gorilla Trekking in two different parks in Uganda. First it Trekking in the Virunga Volcanoes in Mgahinga Gorilla Park and then it is off tp trek Gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. Two different kind of trekking experiences on the same safari.
The safari begins and ends in Kigali Rwanda, as all of our Safaris, this is a private Safari where you stay at a luxury Lodge either in between the two parks, or spend two nights in the exclusive Mount Gahinga Lodge just outside of Mgahinga Gorilla Park and then two nights in the exclusive Clouds Mountain Lodge or other luxury lodge that you might choose.
On this 5-Day-Luxury Fly-In Safari you are taking Gorilla Trekking in the Buhoma Area of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and the Wildlife including the Tree-Climbing Lions found in the Ishasha area of Queen Elizabeth Park.
You Fly to Kihihi which located conveniently close to both the Buhoma Area of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and Ishasha. There are no long drive time involved, the focus is on Mountain Gorillas and Wildlife.
In Buhoma you have a wide array of luxury lodges to choose from including several exclusive ones.
There is only one luxury lodge in Ishasha since that is more off of the beaten tourist path
This luxury 7-DayHabituation Experience Wildlife safari begins in Kigali Rwanda and you fly out of Entebbe in Uganda. During your 7 days you spend 4 hours with a gorilla family, all day with a large gorilla group, see the tree climbing lions of Ishashsa, game drives in Queen Elizabeth Park and a wildlife and boat ride on the Kazinga Channel.
Spend 6 nights in some of Uganda’s exclusive and luxury Safaris where you most often have a splendid scenic View, excellent meals, and memorable service.
Fly in to Kigali, Rwanda and out of Entebbe, Uganda.
This is a one-of-a-kind safari where you spend 4 hours with a Gorilla Family, all-day with a group of Chimpanzees and 5 hours with the Golden Monkeys in Mgahinga Gorilla Park.
This is a Wild Luxury Safari where you stay in some of Uganda’s best luxury lodges while you trek through Western Uganda.
The Safari begins in Entebbe and ends in Kigali, it can be reversed if you wish.
This is one of the favorite itineraries with loves of primates since it maximizes the times them. This like all of our safaris, can be customized into the safari that you would like.
Luxury Gorila Trekking Safaris with Choice :
Luxury Gorilla Trekking in Uganda brings with it Choices. Where to trek the Gentle Giant of the Forest? Either in Mgahinga Gorilla Park or Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. It is the only country where you have that choice of trekking in an ancient forest or on the side of the Virunga Volcanoes.
Uganda gives you a choice of Gorilla Trekking with 8 participants or the one of a kind Gorilla Habituation Experience with just 4 participants and 4 hours with a Gorilla Family on an all-day trek.
There is also the choice of luxury lodges that you can choose from, some of them have been featured in Vogue, Conde Nast, Huffington Post and other publications.
Winston Churchill, we believe was right, it is the Pearl of Africa and he added – Concentrate on Uganda.
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