Set in east-central Africa, Uganda is renowned as the home of the mountain gorilla and chimpanzees. This beautiful country boasts a rich cultural heritage, unforgettable wildlife experiences and incredible landscapes. Featuring lush jungle-clad hills, swathes of golden savanna, and remote rainforests, the ‘Pearl of Africa’ provides a habitat for animals and birds unrivalled in East Africa. Visitors can look forward to discovering the River Nile, Murchison Falls, Lake Victoria, and various unique Ugandan safari adventures at diverse national parks, including Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Enjoy the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to catch a glimpse of the majestic primates on a gorilla trekking excursion.
Rwanda rests in the heart of Africa and offers an enriching and unique mountain gorilla safari experience as it is home to over half of the world’s remaining mountain gorilla population. Take a journey into the land of a thousand hills, explore the diverse terrain and enjoy the best primate tracking and sightings in the world. Track chimpanzees in the ancient Nyungwe Forest and catch a glimpse of the majestic mountain gorilla in the misty Virunga Mountains. Don’t miss the opportunity to visit the vast Lake Kivu, the vibrant city of Kigali, and the wildlife-rich Akagera National Park.