Why You Should Trek Gorillas In Uganda



 Gorilla trekking takes place in an extensive African jungle location which adds a layer of exotic adventure that matches any kind of tour worldwide. Mountain gorillas are situated on the edge of Bwindi impenetrable forest national park of Uganda, Mgahinga gorilla national park, Volcanoes national park of Rwanda, and Virunga national of the Democratic Republic of Congo.


Mountain gorilla trekking is a non-comparable encounter in the wild having is one on with these giant apes, this lifetime experience safari experience is unbeatable while watching a mountain gorilla family relaxing in their lush natural environment.


Mountain gorillas are in three African countries selling the same experiences. Mountain gorillas are s about 4-6 feet tall and weigh approximately 136 to 220 Kilograms. mountain gorillas are on the list of the two subspecies of Eastern gorillas remaining in the African jungle with over 1,000 mountain gorillas occupying the bamboo and montane.


The worldwide mountain gorilla population adds up to 1,063 and Uganda has a total of half of the mountain gorillas in the world while the other remaining population is shared by the Democratic Republic of Congo, and Rwanda.  Uganda offers mountain gorilla trekking activity are done in Bwindi impenetrable forest national park and Mgahinga gorilla national park.


Mgahinga gorilla national park is located within the Virunga chained Mountain ranges and bordered by Volcanoes National Park in the northwestern part of   Rwanda and the Virunga National Park in the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. Mgahinga national park has one mountain gorilla family available for trekking called the Nyakagezi family with about 7 to 14 individuals. 


Bwindi impenetrable forest national park is the best destination for mountain gorilla trekking in the entire three destinations. Uganda possesses the highest number of the habituated gorilla groups. Mountain gorilla trekking experience in Bwindi impenetrable forest national park, gorilla trekking in Bwindi impenetrable forest national park is divided into 4 sectors: Buhoma sector, Ruhija sectors, Nkuringo sector, and Rushaga sector the only sector offering mountain gorilla habituation.



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