Trek Africa Tours is a leading tour company that offers both luxury and budget gorilla trekking safaris in Uganda and Rwanda. However, in this article, we will focus on providing tips to ensure a successful high-end gorilla safari to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Mgahinga National Park, or Volcanoes National Park in Uganda and Rwanda. Gorilla trekking is a popular activity for tourists visiting Africa and can be done in three African countries: Uganda, Rwanda, and the Democratic Republic of Congo. Trek Africa Tours has established itself as a reputable and reliable company in organizing unforgettable gorilla tours in Uganda and Rwanda. Their expertise and attention to detail have earned them rave reviews on TripAdvisor, where many satisfied customers have shared their success stories.
Organizing luxury gorilla trekking safaris in Africa can be a daunting task. Discerning clients who prefer high-end services have experienced the best hotels, top-of-the-line transportation, and first-class accommodations all over the world. They expect nothing less when they go on safari. Although other continents can provide the required standards for these high-spending and demanding clients, Africa may fall short. However, Uganda and Rwanda have developed facilities that can cater to the needs of such clients.
When you book your luxury gorilla trekking safari with Trek Africa Tours, we will ensure that you are accommodated in high-end lodges, travel in luxury and comfortable safari vehicles, and arrange private tours to maximize your satisfaction. Our goal is to ensure that our clients have an unforgettable experience, from start to finish.
At Trek Africa Tours, we prioritize our clients and their needs. We only require you to provide us with your budget, preferences, and travel dates. Our dedicated team will then send you a quote with suitable options and advice to help you make the best decision. We will work with you to ensure that all your requirements are met before confirming your booking. Our team will explore all high-end accommodation, transport, and other amenities options to ensure that we agree on the best option for you.
After agreeing on the best options for your accommodation and transport to either Bwindi Impenetrable National Park or Volcanoes National Park, we will reserve your choices and send you an invoice for payment.
For any Luxury gorilla trekking safari to be possible, there is a need to book mountain gorilla permits and if possible in advance. Gorilla permits to see mountain gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, as well as Volcanoes National Park, tend to sell out quickly and as such, they need to be booked in advance. When you book your gorilla permit in Advance, you get a chance to book a region of your choice since Bwindi impenetrable National Park has four regions of Rushaga, Ruhija, Buhoma and Nkuringo. It also helps us to book you in some of the best lodges around Bwindi impenetrable National Park.
During your Luxury gorilla trekking trip, you have the option to participate in a private gorilla trek or join others on the trek. Normally, a gorilla family is trekked by 8 people per day per hour. If you are booked on a budget or Luxury gorilla trekking tour with Trek Africa Tours, there will be no exclusivity since it is a policy of Uganda Wildlife Authority. However, if you can afford it, you can book all 8 gorilla permits in a given region and have the opportunity to exclusively trek one gorilla permit on your own. If you are interested in an exclusive gorilla trekking experience, be sure to inform us in advance so that we can inform Uganda Wildlife Authority about your preferences.
If you are looking to spend more time with the mountain gorillas, then the gorilla habituation experience is the ideal option for you. Trek Africa Tours can help you secure gorilla habituation permits that will allow you to spend up to four hours with the gorillas in the southern part of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. You also have the option of doing an exclusive gorilla habituation experience trek by booking and blocking all four gorilla permits. It’s important to note that although booking all permits allows for exclusive trekking, the allocation of a certain gorilla family is done on the day of the trek. For more information on exclusive gorilla trekking, please do not hesitate to contact us. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
When it comes to luxury gorilla trekking, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park offers a range of top-notch lodges for guests to enjoy. Trek Africa Tours works with some of the best lodges in the park, many of which are located in the north and south of the park. In the northern part of Bwindi, the Buhoma region boasts over 6 luxury lodges including Sanctuary Retreats (formerly known as Gorilla Forest Camp), Bwindi Volcanoes Lodge, Mahogany Springs, and Buhoma Lodge. If you prefer staying in the northern part of Bwindi, make sure to inform us in advance so we can check availability and book gorilla permits for the Buhoma side of the park.
In the southern part of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, we have Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge and Nkuringo Mountain Gorilla Lodge, both of which offer exclusive accommodations for high-end clients. For those interested in a more personalized experience, you can opt for a private gorilla trek or choose to join a group of 8 people per gorilla family. While there is no exclusivity for budget and luxury gorilla trekking tours as it is a policy of the Uganda Wildlife Authority, you can book all 8 gorilla permits in a given region and have the opportunity to exclusively trek one gorilla permit by yourself.
For those who want to spend more time with the mountain gorillas, the gorilla habituation experience is the best option. This requires us to book you a gorilla habituation permit, which allows you to spend up to four hours with the mountain gorillas in the southern part of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. For an even more exclusive experience, you can book and block all four gorilla permits for the habituation experience. Please note that while you book all the permits to allow you to trek gorillas exclusively, allocation of a certain gorilla family has to be done on the day of gorilla trekking. Contact us for more details on exclusive gorilla trekking experiences.
For our discerning clients who seek the ultimate in luxury and exclusivity during their gorilla trekking safari, we offer the option of booking all lodge rooms and services for your exclusive use. This is an ideal arrangement for VIPs or celebrities who value privacy and wish to enjoy their trekking experience without any disturbances.
At Trek Africa Tours, we have successfully arranged such private and exclusive occupancy for many of our esteemed clients. However, to ensure the availability of the lodge and all its amenities, we advise you to inform us well in advance so that we can make the necessary arrangements to block all the rooms and services for your exclusive use.
If you are interested in this option, please do not hesitate to contact us for more information. Our team of experienced and professional staff will be happy to answer any questions you may have and help you plan your dream luxury gorilla trekking safari in Bwindi.
Trek Africa Tours offers two transportation options for your journey to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. You can choose to travel by road or by air.
If you prefer to drive, we will provide a Luxury Land Cruiser for your comfort on African roads. The vehicle is equipped with a small fridge where we can keep your soft drinks, an inverter for charging phones and cameras, and full-time 4×4 capabilities. You will have a window seat and an experienced, English-speaking driver guide who will accompany you on your gorilla trek.
For those who prefer to fly, Trek Africa Tours can organize scheduled or chartered flights to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Two airfields near the park are available for small aircraft: Kisoro Airfield for the southern part of Bwindi and Kihihi Airstrip for the northern and eastern parts. Upon arrival at the airstrip, our Luxury Land Cruiser will transfer you to your lodge and remain with you throughout your stay.
Contact Trek Africa Tours for more details about our transportation options for high-end gorilla trekking tours.
At Trek Africa Tours, we prioritize the health and safety of our clients. That is why we include a fly doctor medical evacuation package for all our luxury gorilla trekking safaris. This package ensures that medical evacuation is covered in case of emergencies during your trip. With this package, you can have peace of mind and enjoy your gorilla trekking safari to the fullest without worrying about any potential medical emergencies. We work with reliable and experienced medical evacuation service providers who are available 24/7 to ensure that you receive timely and efficient medical attention in case of any unforeseen circumstances.
Trek Africa Tours provides a top-of-the-line gorilla trekking experience that includes a special meet and greet service at Entebbe International Airport. Our luxury safaris come with a gorilla permit per person, with the option of eight permits for an exclusive gorilla trek or four permits for an exclusive gorilla habituation experience trek. You will stay in high-end lodges on a full board basis and travel in luxury 4×4 Land Cruisers, driven by experienced and knowledgeable driver guides. Additionally, we cover all park entry fees for Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. However, our luxury gorilla trekking holidays do not include international flights, visas, or any expenses of a personal nature.
Trek Africa Tours is a leading Destination Management Company located in Uganda. With years of experience in organizing safaris, we have gained a reputation for delivering unforgettable experiences. At Trek Africa Tours, we prioritize the satisfaction of our clients by putting their interests first. Our young and passionate team will work with you to create a personalized itinerary that suits your budget, interests, and schedule.
We have received numerous awards and accolades for our exceptional service and commitment to our clients. Trek Africa Tours is highly recommended on TripAdvisor and Safari Bookings, and we encourage you to read reviews from our satisfied customers.
When you book a luxury gorilla trekking tour with Trek Africa Tours, you can expect to receive the highest level of service and attention to detail. We provide a special meet and greet service at Entebbe International Airport, and our packages include gorilla permits, high-end accommodation on a full board basis, luxury transportation, and all park entry fees. Our experienced driver guides will accompany you on your gorilla trekking adventure, ensuring your safety and comfort.
Choose Trek Africa Tours for your luxury gorilla trekking tour and experience the beauty and wonder of Africa in style and comfort.