Tuesday, 22 May 2018

BUDGET TOURS IN UGANDA THAT WON’T DRAIN YOUR ACCOUNT:

Experiencing Africa at affordable costs is every traveler’s dream to enjoy its authentic wildlife, scenery, culture and all other unique creatures the continent is blessed with. Unlike most European and American destinations, Africa is one of the most expensive destinations to travel to, with high costs related to expensive air tickets, high costs of accommodation, meals, park entry and activity fees.
However regardless of these exorbitant costs, Africa still remains a one-stop-shop and a travel magnet for all travellers.  And now we are going to talk about how to reduce costs of travel to help tourists plan well their tours to Uganda.

Wednesday, 16 May 2018

Tourism suspended in Virunga National Park in D.R. Congo.


Suspension of tourism activities in Virunga national park.

Virunga is famously known as Africa’s oldest and also D.R. Congo’s largest national park, covering up to 3,000 square miles, located in the Virunga ranges on the border with Rwanda and Uganda. It shelters more than a quarter of the world's endangered mountain gorilla population as well as eastern lowland gorillas, forest elephants, mammals and a variety of bird species. For years this park has been impeded by political insurgencies and civil conflicts, tourism in the park had just picked up four years ago and was gradually growing. However the kidnappings of last week were first ever reported incident of attacks against tourists.
 On 9th April, 6 park rangers were killed in an ambush by Mai-Mai militia in the park’s section where tourists rarely visit.
Following the kidnappings of two Britons and their driver by these forest militia, the eastern D.R. Congo based conservation area, Virunga National Park has decided to suspend tourism activities until further notice.

Wednesday, 9 May 2018

THE BEST SEASON FOR GORILLA TREKKING IN UGANDA.


When to trek gorillas in Uganda.

Uganda is stunning, naturally wealthy and a very fertile country where thick rain forests and verdant Savannah call home; forests shelter the endangered mountain Gorillas while Savannah plains are home to the big cats and other wildlife species. The pearl of Africa can be explored all year round and since it has abundant wildlife, travelers on a Uganda safari are assured to see a variety of wildlife and birds accompanied with incredible landscape.

Thursday, 3 May 2018

GORILLA TREKKING IN VIRUNGA NATIONAL PARK, D.R.CONGO


GORILLA TREKKING IN VIRUNGA NATIONAL PARK


Virunga national park also known as Parc National Des Virunga is Africa’s oldest and famous conservation area, located in the Eastern part of Democratic Republic near the boarder of Rwanda. This park is home to about a quarter of the world’s critically endangered mountain gorillas, and travelers are starting to discover their way back to the long forgotten D.R. Congo to view these endangered creatures.
Every avid traveler would like to visit this natural gem in their life time because of its remarkable diversity with one of the world’s critically endangered species, the mountain gorillas. Due to the inspirations that are always got from this amazing bio diverse destination and being Africa’s oldest national park, Virunga national park is listed under UNESCO World Heritage sites and recommended as Africa’s most biologically diverse protected area.

Wednesday, 11 April 2018

GORILLA HABITUATION EXPERIENCE IN RUSHAGA SECTOR OF BWINDI NATIONAL PARK


Rushaga Gorilla Habituation experience in Bwindi impenetrable national park. 



Uganda has made it this time, so stop worrying of spending only one hour with the endangered mountain Gorillas. If you wish to spend more than 1 hour with the mountain Gorillas, then Gorilla habituation experience in Rushaga is the right deal for you. Gorilla habituation allows you to spend 4 good hours listening, viewing and learning more about the magnificent mountain gorillas. 
Gorilla habituation is only done in Uganda in the region and can only be experienced in Rushaga region in Bwindi national park during a gorilla safari in Uganda. Gorilla habituation in Uganda can also be combined with a gorilla trekking tour in Rwanda in the northern based Volcanoes national park. 

Wednesday, 14 March 2018

VOLCANOES NATIONAL PARK - A HUB FOR GORILLA TREKKING IN RWANDA.


Volcanoes national park - the land of mountain gorillas in Rwanda. An unusual place for an unforgettable trip.



An exciting gorilla trek to encounter the endangered mountain gorillas in the thick forests of Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda is an experience impossible to forget in Africa. Volcanoes National Park is located in northwestern part of Rwanda bordering Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo and also Mgahinga Gorilla National Park in Uganda. It is situated in a small town known as Musanze, formally called Ruhengeri which can be easily accessed by both public and private transport from Kisoro, Gisenyi or Kigali, as well as by air. It takes only 2 hours by road from Kigali city to get to Parc National de Volcans. Therefore one can do gorilla trekking on the same day and go back to Kigali after the trek.

Wednesday, 7 March 2018

GORILLA TREKKING IN MGAHINGA GORILLA NATIONAL PARK IN UGANDA


When you talk of gorilla trekking in Uganda, Bwindi impenetrable rain forest will be in every one’s mind just because it shelters the large number of Mountain Gorillas; even though Mgahinga is hardly mentioned but it is a hidden treasure which has not been discovered by many. It is a unique tourism destination in Uganda which can grant an experiential and adventurous experience to a visitor. Mgahinga gorilla national park occupies the Uganda’s side of the Virunga conservation area bordering Virunga national park in Democratic republic of Congo and volcanoes national park in Rwanda.