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SAFARI INFORMATION

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

Testimonials

Sam is the man! Great tour guide for us. His knowledge and pride in his country is inspiring. He kept us on time for everything and we had a lot of laughs. Than...

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- J Malcolm & B Stevens, Australia November 2013

The lodge staff were friendly and helpful and consistently provided an excellent service. Lawrence - our guide - is great fun, has a huge smile and a very conta...

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- M&D Roy, Abu Dhabi, July 2011

We had Charles Karenzi as our Guide and Driver, and it was the best experience we have had ever with a guide and driver. He is fabulous.

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- J. Thaler & A.Knoll, Austria, June 2014


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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