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SAFARI INFORMATION

  • Safari Series: Gorillas
  • Countries Visited: Uganda, Rwanda
  • From (Based On Two Sharing): $14,565
  • Days: 14

Testimonials

Spent our whole holiday in Uganda concentrating on bird life. Very well organized tour. Every detail had been thought of. Lodges very good and staff delightful.

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- J Hill, United Kingdom, January 2014

Martin was outstanding. The people, the places and the country were great.

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- G & D Hillegass, United States, June 2013

Our recent trip to Rwanda was one of the best experiences we have ever had! Our guide, Martin was very professional and prompt and provided wonderful conversati...

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- Howe Family, USA, August 2011


Reviews about Journeys Discovering Africa

Africa: Luxury Gorilla Trekking Safari

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Silverback Gorilla, Bwindi

Our two-week Luxury Gorilla Trekking and Chimpanzee Safari through the ancient rain forests of Uganda and Rwanda represents one of the worlds ultimate primate safaris. Travelling along the Albertine Rift, you will encounter up to 14 primate species including Africa's two Great Apes. This is a fulfilling trip, with lots of diversity and activity, during which you will be out of your vehicle for much of the time.

Safari Highlights

  • Stay in luxury accommodation including Kyaninga Lodge and Gorilla Forest Camp in Uganda, as well as Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge and Nyungwe Forest Lodge in Rwanda
  • Visit Kibale Forest, which has the highest primate species density in the world
  • Track mountain gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and journey to the mountain gorilla area made famous by zoologist Dian Fossey
  • Track mountain gorillas in Rwanda's Volcanoes national Park
  • Travel by private helicopter from Volcanoes National Park to Nyungwe Forest for chimpanzees and other primates
Season Dates Price*
Mid 01 Jan - 31 Mar 2018 $15,730 Enquire now
Low 01 Apr - 31 May 2018 $14,895 Enquire now
Mid 01 Jun - 20 Jun 2018 $15,746 Enquire now
High 21 Jun - 14 Oct 2018 $16,551 Enquire now
Mid 15 Oct - 31 Oct 2018 $14,565 Enquire now
Low 01 Nov - 15 Dec 2018 $15,418 Enquire now
High 16 Dec - 31 Dec 2018 $16,410 Enquire now