Double Gorilla Trekking Safari in Uganda
Double Gorilla Trekking Safari in Uganda: Gorilla trekking in Uganda is one of the most rewarding activities that you can choose to take part in for an amazing gorilla trekking experience in Uganda. Amazing about the activity is the fact that you can take part in double gorilla trekking where you will have to visit Bwindi impenetrable national park and mgahinga national park for an amazing time. During your double gorilla trekking in Uganda you will have the chance to have different gorilla trekking experiences as you get to the habituated gorilla families for instance in Bwindi impenetrable national park you will have to trek through the impenetrable forests in the different sectors of the park whereas in mgahinga national park you will have to hike the virunga mountains that is mount Gahinga, mount karisimbi, and mount sabyinyo to get to the Uganda gorilla families.
GORILLA TREKKING BWINDI IMPENETRABLE NATIONAL PARK
Gorilla trekking in Bwindi impenetrable national park can be carried out in the four sectors of the park namely; Nkuringo, Ruhija, Rushaga and Buhoma where you will access half of the world’s remaining mountain gorillas that are habituated into gorilla families in the park. During your double gorilla trekking safari in Uganda, after obtaining a gorilla trekking permit in Uganda, you will present it to your guide for verification and after you will undergo a briefing session of the rules and regulations to follow for an amazing time in the park. After the briefing session, you will embark on your journey to the habituated families in the park which will involve hiking through the dense forests, trekking through a number of drainage features.
As you hike through the forests within the park, you will have the opportunity to see a number of rewarding attractions like numerous 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 you will also get the chance to see a number of primate species like dent’s monkey, silver monkey, grey cheeked mangabey, baboons, white colobus monkeys and many other primate species as you make your way to the endangered primate species you will get observe their different behaviours in the wild like their feeding patterns, how they co-exist with one another, their grooming patterns among other interesting features of the primates for an amazing experience in the park and at the climax of your experience, you will get to take pictures of the primates which will end your gorilla trekking safari in Bwindi impenetrable national park.
MGAHINGA NATIONAL PARK
During your double gorilla trekking safari in Uganda, you can visit mgahinga national park where you will also take in your second gorilla trekking experience in Uganda in order to have a new experience of the activity as compared to gorilla trekking in Bwindi impenetrable national park. to differ from gorilla trekking in Bwindi impenetrable national park, gorilla trekking in mgahinga national park will involve you hiking the virunga mountains that is mount Gahinga, mount karisimbi, and mount in order to access the habituated gorilla families. During the activity, you will come across a number of rewarding attractions like a number of bird and primate species endemic to the albertine right for instance the golden monkeys, you will also get the chance to see other primates like the vervet monkey, dent’s monkey among other monkey species. When you get to the habituated troops, you will get to observe their behaviour in the wild for an amazing experience in the park. along the different virunga mountains, you will have the chance to see amazing views of other virunga mountains in Rwanda, the crater lakes that are quite memorable for photography hence a memorable experience in the park.
During your double gorilla trekking safari in Uganda, you can also choose to take part in a number of other activities in both national parks for an amazing experience. Some of the activities you can take part in include; hiking the Virunga Mountains, Batwa trail experience where you will have the chance to visit the Batwa communities where you will explore how the indigenous group of people that were originally forest people that depended on the forest and its products for survival and many other activities in the parks.