Guide to Gorilla Trekking in Uganda

Many travel writers, bloggers have written inspiring true gorilla safari experiences got once one heads out for a life time trip to land of mountain gorillas in Uganda. However have no better words to describe how wonderful gorilla safaris in Uganda can be but it’s the most perfect primate trek in Africa for adventure travelers.… Continue reading Guide to Gorilla Trekking in Uganda

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Chimpanzee Tracking in Virunga National Park

The Democratic Republic of Congo offers the rare opportunity for tourists to see the endangered chimpanzees in the wild. From 2014, the Congolese Rangers trained by Frankfurt Zoological Society started habituation of Chimpanzee communities-to make them get used to human presence within the Virunga National Park. The chimpanzee habituation process started with the community that… Continue reading Chimpanzee Tracking in Virunga National Park

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The Critically Endangered Dryas Monkeys of DR Congo

If you happen to go on a primate safari in the Democratic Republic of Congo, be sure to meet exceptional wildlife species not found in other African countries, and the Dryas monkeys are one of them. Also referred as Salonga monkeys, the Dryas monkeys are scientifically known as Cercopithecus dryas  and are interestingly one of… Continue reading The Critically Endangered Dryas Monkeys of DR Congo

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Gorilla Trekking: Uganda or Rwanda

Gorilla Trekking is one of the most rewarding wildlife experiences that one can experience in Africa. With just as few as 900 mountain gorillas remaining in the whole world, meeting the gorillas in their natural wild within the misty rain forests of East – Central Africa is a great expedition that any wildlife enthusiast would… Continue reading Gorilla Trekking: Uganda or Rwanda

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5 Endemic Birds to See in DR Congo

The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) hosts over 1185 popular avian species. 21 of which are endemic, 3 unique ones and about 32 are threatened internationally. This is probably the highest population of birds on recorded in African states. It houses several of water birdlife, ground birds, preys, fruit eaters, hole nesters and passerines as… Continue reading 5 Endemic Birds to See in DR Congo

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Why Go Mountain Gorilla Trekking in Africa

Wildlife, scenic Islands ,friendly people ,rich culture, landscape, lakes, rain forests, volcanoes, mountains-Uganda and Rwanda has all these to offer but gorilla trekking is more wrapped up as the top tourist attraction in the region regarded as the first welcoming trip to all visitors. Historical records confirm that Uganda and Rwanda are the leading gorilla… Continue reading Why Go Mountain Gorilla Trekking in Africa

Gorilla Trekking in the Virunga Mountains

National parks in Virunga region includes: Virunga National Park in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Volcanoes National park (Rwanda) and Mgahinga national park in Uganda. The Virunga region is the best world’s mountain gorilla trekking centre because of the presence of the mountain ranges. Virunga region is composed of nine Virunga mountains namely; Mt. Mikeno,… Continue reading Gorilla Trekking in the Virunga Mountains

The Tree Climbing Lions of Uganda

Tree climbing lions are the highlights of most Uganda safaris to the Ishasha Sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park. Several tourists visit this East African country just to have a glance on these unique features of the pearl of Africa. The tree lions are the second most soughtafter wildlife after the mountain gorillas that are… Continue reading The Tree Climbing Lions of Uganda

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