A one-day gorilla tour Uganda is one of the affordable Uganda safaris you can ever take when you have limited time or working with in a limited budget. Mgahinga National Park Uganda is situated in western Uganda. The park covers an area of about 33 sq km, in the far southwestern corner of Uganda bordering Rwanda and Congo. Given Uganda’s small share of the park, Mgahinga National Park has only one habituated gorilla family in Nyakagezi.
Mgahinga National Park Uganda has much more to offer to visitors other than just mountain gorillas. The park serves up some challenging but rewarding treks plus golden monkeys, elephants, buffaloes and many rare bird species for tourist that enjoy Uganda birding safaris.
The gorilla trekking safari Uganda activity starts at exactly 8am with a briefing from the Uganda Wildlife Authority rangers and after they will lead you inside the forest to see the mountain gorillas.
The Uganda gorilla trekking safari experience takes a duration of about 2-8hours depending on where the gorillas are. During your 1 day Uganda gorilla safari in Mgahinga National Park Uganda, chances of meeting golden monkeys in the forest are 95%. After the gorilla trekking experience, you will return from the forest and be awarded certificates.
After the activity, you can do a nature walk in the afternoon in the forest where you will sight variety of birds or do a town walk in Kisoro or do a community tour and after return to hotel for the night.
Gorilla trekking requirements
- Packed lunch
- Walking stick
- Tracking shoes
- Long sleeved shirt and long trouser
- Water proof jacket
- Head gear
- A small bag pack for your luggage
End of your 1 day Uganda gorilla safari
Book with us your 1 day Uganda gorilla safari in Mgahinga National Park and we shall make sure you have lasting memories about this day.