How Mountain Gorillas Behave

How Mountain Gorillas Behave

Mountain Gorillas are non-enclave apes that live in groups of 3 to 40 members. Such groups can either have 1 Silverback or a maximum of 4, a few black backs and several of females and young ones. They do not have territories and wander freely around mountainous areas in search…

East Africa Tourist Visa

East Africa Tourist Visa: Why you Need One

Since the introduction of East Africa Tourist Visas, traveling between Uganda, Rwanda and Kenya has been made easy. It would have been more fun in Tanzania and Burundi had also bought the same idea. An East Africa Tourist Visa costs $100 each and grants multiple entry into Rwanda, Uganda and…

Best East Africa Tour Operators

Best East Africa Tour Operators

Want to learn how to choose the right African travel company? We present to you the best East Africa tour operators and a criteria you can use to point out an operator who is likely to exceed your expectations. East Africa has five countries and you may feel like visiting…

Uganda Gorilla Trekking Video

Uganda Gorilla Trekking Video (Watch Now)

Want to watch a mountain gorilla? The gorilla trekking video below was recorded from Volcanoes National Park Rwanda but these are the same gorillas that are found in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Uganda. There are apparently 1000 mountain gorillas left in the world and Uganda accounts for half the remaining…

what to do when a gorilla charges on you

What to do when a Gorilla Charges on you

So many people go to meet mountain gorillas in Africa nowadays but on very rare occasions, a gorilla charges at clients which turns out to be a big threat. So what do you do when a gorilla charges on you? Some people think running is the solution. This is completely wrong! It…

Entebbe Town

Entebbe Town – Uganda’s Cleanest Town

Unless you got reasons to hurry to Kampala, Entebbe Town offers an ecstatic, relaxing introduction to Uganda. Its so far Uganda’s cleanest town. Many of our clients prefer to stay in Entebbe for a few days rather than stay in Kampala that is chocked on traffic. This town is also…

Map of Mountain Gorillas in Africa

Map of Mountain Gorillas in Africa

Looking for a gorilla trekking map? Please note that Mountain gorilla trekking is the best and most common activity. Do not go for Lowland gorilla trekking. It is not worth it! Mountain gorillas are found only in three countries in the world which are; Uganda, Rwanda and Congo in Bwindi…

How Many Humans Would it take to Beat a Gorilla

How Many Humans Would it take to Beat a Gorilla

Want to know how many men it would take to beat a gorilla? A gorilla’s strength is equivalent to that of 12 strongest humans on earth. Their bones are thrice longer, stronger and thicker than that of humans. It even becomes hard for 12 men to take down a Silverback…

Why Can't you Make Eye Contact with a Gorilla

Why Can’t you Make Eye Contact with a Gorilla?

It is very wrong to make eye contact with gorillas. Don’t make eye contact with Silverback gorillas. So why shouldn’t you look a gorilla in the eyes? It all goes back to their behavior. Different animals have distinct behaviors and so does mountain gorillas. When you go on Uganda gorilla trekking…

Why Mountain Gorillas Were Going Extinct

Why Mountain Gorillas Were Going Extinct

Decades ago, Mountain Gorillas were close to extinction due to a number of reasons that i will talk about later in the article. Its was through conservation that gorillas managed to increase in numbers. In 2018, mountain gorillas were scrapped off the endangered list by IUCN as their numbers had…