Uganda, often referred to as the Pearl of Africa, stands as one of the planet’s most remarkable destinations. Its allure is unparalleled, boasting breathtaking landscapes, vibrant wildlife, and a cultural tapestry woven with diversity. Trek Africa Expeditions proudly presents a comprehensive array of Uganda safari tour options, beckoning those who seek to explore this enchanting land in all its magnificence.
The treasures of Uganda are as diverse as they are captivating. Often, the mountain Gorillas become the focal point, drawing visitors to this land. However, this country’s offerings span far beyond this singular wonder. From lush jungles teeming with wildlife to the welcoming embrace of its people, Uganda stands as an unmissable experience. Our journey through this article will delve into the mountain Gorillas and Chimpanzee options, while future installments will unveil more of Uganda’s rich safari options.
Gorilla Trekking, a coveted and enduring Uganda safari option, beckons with an irresistible allure. The experience of encountering Uganda’s Mountain Gorillas in the Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park stands as a pinnacle moment. To partake in this extraordinary journey, a 3-Day Gorilla safari package is recommended, including a Gorilla permit, two nights’ accommodation, and transportation to and from the parks. A Gorilla permit, granting you one precious hour with a habituated Gorilla family, costs USD700.00 per person per trek. Trek Africa Expeditions excels in curating all-encompassing Gorilla safaris in Uganda and Rwanda.
Further enriching this experience is the Gorilla Habituation Experience in Rushaga, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. This option allows for up to four hours of immersion with Mountain Gorillas under habituation, fostering a deeper connection. The cost of a Gorilla habituation experience permit is USD1500.00 for foreign non-residents and USD1000.00 for foreign residents in Uganda.
Uganda’s status as the primate capital of Africa is magnified by Kibale Forest National Park, a sanctuary for Chimpanzee trekking and Chimpanzee Habituation. The vibrancy of the jungle comes alive with diverse primate species, inviting you into their captivating realm. Chimpanzee trekking allows for an hour with these intelligent beings, while the Chimpanzee Habituation Experience provides a day-long connection.
Chimpanzee permits cost USD200.00 per person per trek, while Chimpanzee habituation experience permits are USD250.00. To fully embrace both Mountain Gorillas and Chimpanzees, a minimum of 5 Days is suggested, incorporating visits to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest/Mgahinga Gorilla National Parks and Kibale Forest National Park.
While our exploration has centered on Gorillas and Chimpanzees, the tapestry of Uganda’s safari options extends further. Trek Africa Expeditions continues to unravel this mosaic, offering insights into other National Parks and activities that await your discovery. Your journey into Uganda’s heart is an experience that will forever enrich your soul. Contact us to embark on a journey beyond imagination, crafting a Uganda safari that resonates with your desires and dreams.