Uganda hosts two national parks that protect the mountain gorillas. These are Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park. Both parks are frequented by tourists looking for the popular and thrilling Uganda gorilla safaris, great trips that bring upclose encounters with the mountain gorillas. Where is Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Bwindi Impenetrable Forest… Continue reading Why Most Travelers Prefer Bwindi than Mgahinga for Gorilla Trekking
Mountain gorillas (Gorilla beringei beringei) are an endangered primate species that a visitor can’t tour without. There has been an increase in the number of mountain gorillas which live in the Virunga Mountain Ranges of Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Rwanda, and Uganda. Today the population of these great apes stands at over 1087 individuals.… Continue reading Mountain Gorillas Face More Threats During Lockdown
As part of your ecotourism experience, Gorilla tracking is a very captivating activity; it involves walking in the wilderness in search of these great apes. Most parts of Uganda have remained unchanged for over a period of a century. The instabilities of the early eighties resulted into stunted growth of all industries especially tourism which… Continue reading Is Ecotourism Conserving the Gorillas in Bwindi?