One of Africa's most biologically diverse countries, Uganda is an enigmatic and alluring land offering adventurous travelers the profound experience of coming face-to-face with mountain gorillas. Divided from east to west by the Equator, and from north to south by the western corridor of the Great Rift Valley, the country was once called the "Pearl of Africa". This expeditionary journey showcases the natural wonders of this reemerging land. Hike through mahogany forests in Kibale National Park, home to chimpanzees, over 250 butterfly species, and more than 360 bird species. Witness the rare tree-climbing lions of the Ishasha sector in renowned Queen Elizabeth National Park. And the highlight of your journey? Experiencing intimate encounters with mountain gorillas in their natural habitat; a profound experience you're sure to never forget.
- Watch chimpanzees families in Kibale’s mahogany forests
- View tree-climbing lions in the Ishasha wilderness
- Discover the Kikorongo & Batwa Pygmy cultures in western Uganda
- Relish up-close encounters with mountain gorillas in their natural habitat