Mountain gorillas

Mountain gorillas are the bulkiest members of the primate family ,found in the albertine rift. Only shared by two localities namely the virunga mountains( shared between DRC,Uganda's and Rwanda) and Uganda's Bwindi impenetrable national park.

Gorilla habituation in Bwindi impenetrable national park

Tips for viewing mountain gorillas

Quick facts about mountain gorillas

Gorillas are the worlds largest primates and have been recorded among the most endangered species. Its indeed promising that the global population is shooting higher beyond 1000 of which Uganda holds the highest numbers.

We share 98% of their DNA and they display uncanny human characteristics. The silverback heads the family and selects the feeding and sleeping places for the whole group.

The gorilla is considered to be highly intelligent and gentle, and with a variety of communication vocal sounds.

Facts about mountain gorillas

Holiday ideas to see mountain Gorillas

Basing on our ground experience these constructed ideas shall bring you closer to these primates and elevate your experience while in Africa.