Best Gorilla trekking Places in EastAfrica : Gorilla trekking encounters the gorilla trekkers to the amazing wildlife safari experience, the gorillas in East Africa includes the mountain gorillas, lowland gorillas where the lowland gorillas are grouped under two types namely the eastern and the western gorillas.

Then in every gorilla family it can be headed by the silverbacks. East Africa is the great safari destination where the tourists go to trek the gorillas in their habitats more especially in the three countries that includes Uganda, Rwanda, Democratic Republic of Congo because the countries have got the most reliable presence of the gorilla habitats like the lush rainforests and among others that favors the presence of the gorillas.

Best gorilla trekking places in East Africa.


Uganda is the best safari destination where the tourists can be able to trek the half population of the gorillas of the entire world, in Uganda the best mountain gorilla safaris are done  in Bwindi impenetrable forest national park, with 22 gorilla families, as well in Uganda the tourists can trek the gorillas in Mgahinga National Park this is where the gorilla trekkers visit the two national parks in Uganda and inhabit the places where the gorillas are  always be found, the trekkers reach the gorillas through hiking the forests of the parks while searching for the gorilla families when they are in the group of 8 members, and after finding out  the gorilla family the trekkers are given one hour to spend it with them as they are learning their behavior, how they feed and among others, Best Gorilla trekking Places in EastAfrica.

Best Gorilla trekking Places in EastAfrica
Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi

The gorilla trekking permit in Bwindi impenetrable forest national park do cost USD 700 for the foreigners, and 250,000UGX for the East African citizens in order to trek the gorillas, and this is best done when it is booked in advance.

Bwindi impenetrable forest national park as well provides the Gorilla habituation experience where the trekkers spend more time with the gorillas like four hours with a semi-habituated group, this is where the gorillas get used the human being as they continue in their daily running of their activities, gorilla habituation is where the trekkers spend more time with the gorillas compared to one hour in gorilla trekking and the gorilla habituation is at 1500 USD.


Rwanda is the stunning location of the mountain gorillas, and in the country mainly the gorillas are mostly found in Volcanoes National Park where the park inhabits over 600 mountain gorillas, this makes the country among the best places where the tourists can trek the gorillas from, with the various gorilla groups which makes the tourists to enjoy the gorilla trekking in Rwanda. In Rwanda there can be the annual ceremony of naming the baby gorillas Kwita Izina in September as this attracts vast number of the tourists worldwide to Musanze the main town for gorilla safaris in Volcanoes National Park.

The gorilla trekking permit is a bit high which is USD 1500 with the amazing presence of the luxury accommodation facility in Musanze hence making the country the super star gorilla trekking safari destination which offers the trekkers the best gorilla trekking experience though on the high cost which makes your gorilla trekking safari the most incredible one.

Best Gorilla trekking Places in EastAfrica
Gorilla Trekking in Volcanoes

Democratic Republic of Congo.

Democratic Republic of Congo is one of the most renowned destination where the country inhabits of both the mountain gorillas and the lowland gorillas which is not in Uganda and Rwanda. The gorillas in Democratic republic of Congo are commonly found in Virunga National Park. The eastern lowland gorillas or also known as the grauer’s are commonly found in Democratic Republic of Congo where they are believed to be over 5000 species in the park, also in the country the gorillas can be spotted in Kahuzi-Beiga National Park with the amazing pretty lakeside town of Bakavu that offers special accommodation facilities in the presence of the colonial mansions.

The gorilla trekking in democratic republic of Congo charges the gorilla trekkers with the permit of 400 USD.

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