HOW TO ACCESS THE GORILLAS IN UGANDA
How to Access The Gorillas in Uganda : Gorilla trekking in Uganda is one of the tourism activities that tourists will have an amazing time taking part in as they participate in their Uganda safari that has a lot to offer like the cultural tours in Rwanda where tourists will visit a number of sites that will ensure you get to understand the cultures of the people of Uganda. You can also take part in a number of activities like; game drives in queen Elizabeth national park, game drives in Murchison falls national park, you can also get to participate in the different activities like chimpanzee trekking in Budongo forest, chimpanzee trekking in queen Elizabeth national park, chimpanzee trekking in Kibale national park, golden monkey trekking in Mgahinga national park, birding in kidepo national park, visiting Ziwa rhino sanctuary where you will get to see the endangered rhino species that are part of the big five animals in Uganda.
When you visit Uganda, a number of interesting features will be seen but mountain gorillas in Uganda are one of the eye catching features that can be seen in the country given the fact that the country is home to the remaining mountain gorillas in the world and also because you can find them in two national parks in the country which is quite different when it comes to gorilla trekking in Rwanda where you will get to access the gorillas in only volcanoes national park.
Despite the fact that here is covid-19 in Uganda, the country is among the different countries where gorilla trekking in Africa where tourism is quite safe because of a number covid-19 safety measures in Uganda that tourists can exercise to ensure that they are safe from contracting the virus. Recently, the country has put in place a 42 day lockdown which has helped to control the number of cases in the country and in the process a number of active positive cases were decreased as compared to the time when they were many before the lockdown and even during the lockdown, tourists were given access to the different tourism destinations for an amazing experience in the country.
Gorilla trekking in Uganda
Gorilla trekking in Uganda is carried out in two national parks in Uganda that is Bwindi impenetrable national park and mgahinga national park that will give you amazing experiences with a number of rewarding experiences you watch a number of rewarding views and interesting features if the primates. During gorilla trekking in Uganda, you will access the habituated gorilla families by tracking the habituated families in the four sectors of the park that is Buhoma, Ruhija, Nkuringo and Rushaga and for gorilla trekking in mgahinga national park, you will access the habituated gorilla families in the country by participating in the virunga mountains while where you will access the gorilla families in the bamboo trees along the slopes of mount Muhabura, mount Gahinga and mount sabyinyo.
As you get to the gorilla families in the country, you will get t spend one hour with the species observing the different features like their feeding patterns, their co-existence with one another, their diet which comprises of bamboo shoots, fruits, edible leaves, termites and other small insects and many more that will help you understand the 10 facts of t gorillas he for a rewarding gorilla trekking experience in Uganda. Among the attractions that can be seen during gorilla trekking include a number of bird species like ; the long-crested eagle handsome Francolin, Rwenzori Batis Dusky turtle love, paradise flycatcher, archer’s ground robin, African Rwenzori, double collared sunbird, marsh harrier, Ruwenzori turaco, common moorhen Ruwenzori night jar, grey throated tit, the dusky crimson wing, red-faced woodland warbler primates like the vervet monkey, chimpanzees, grey cheeked mangabey, Hamlyn’s monkey, mona monkey, golden monkeys that can also be understood by participating in golden monkey trekking in Rwanda which will give you the chance to understand more about the endangered monkey species that are endemic to the Albertine rift and these can be seen in volcanoes national park, Virunga national park and Mgahinga national park.