Price of Gorilla Trekking Permits in Rwanda Double Overnight

As part of its high-end tourism strategy, the Rwanda Development Board today announced that it would be increasing the cost of Gorilla Trekking Permits from $750 USD to $1500 USD per person per day with immediate effect. The news comes just weeks after luxury resort chain One&Only announced that it would be opening two new…

It’s Twins! Great News for Uganda as Rare Mountain Gorilla Twins Are Born

There is nothing like a bit of good news to brighten up a wet, cold and miserable winter’s day, and if you dream of going Gorilla Trekking in Uganda’s Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, you will be pleased to know that the dwindling mountain gorilla population has just grown with the birth of extremely rare twins! Image: ©Samedi…

Discounted Gorilla Trekking Permits Available Now in Uganda!

If trekking Mountain Gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable Rainforest is right up there on your bucket list, now is the time to pack your hiking boots, grab your waterproofs, and make your way on down to Uganda where the Wildlife Authority are offering discounted gorilla permits at just $350.00 per person per day! It’s still a…

Fancy Gorilla & Chimpanzee Trekking? Jump aboard the Uganda Express Safari!

There are many reasons to visit Uganda, and once you have witnessed the true beauty of its snow-capped mountains, mirrored lakes, rich verdant forests, and ever-changing landscapes, you will understand why Winston Churchill named it the “Pearl of Africa”. Thousands of international travellers flock to Uganda each year in search of something different, and while…

Gorilla Trekking Tours 2015

If meeting the Mountain Gorillas of Uganda and Rwanda remains high on your ‘Bucket List’, now is the perfect time to book your Gorilla Trekking Tour for 2015 or 2016.  Sadly, these magnificent creatures remain on the endangered species list, and with just over 700 Mountain Gorillas remaining in the wild, no one knows exactly…