Luxury Gorilla Trekking Tour & Safari

Rushaga in Bwindi impenetrable forest National Park is a key sector for luxury gorilla tour not only in Bwindi but in Uganda as a whole.

Arranging a Luxury Gorilla Tour To Rushaga Sector During Peak Season.

Arranging a luxury gorilla tour to Rushaga sector during peak season. Are you interested in having your gorilla trek in the Bwindi Rushaga sector during the high season / peak season? Africa Adventure Vacations is available to help you in organizing this gorilla trekking trip? We have experience in booking the gorilla trekking permit though it tends to hard especially in peak season in June to September every year. There are always many travelers in peak season that book gorilla trekking permits in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park and this makes the services and gorilla trekking sell out very quickly making it difficult for clients to book and get gorilla trekking permits.

Rushaga in Bwindi impenetrable forest National Park is a key sector for luxury gorilla tour not only in Bwindi but in Uganda as a whole. The Rushaga sector gorilla trailhead is situated in southwestern Uganda at the border of Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo. Rushaga is part of the four sectors of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park where you can go trek and see endangered mountain gorillas in their natural environment in the world, Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park is gifted as the only park with half of the only remaining mountain gorillas in the world making in popular as the best Mountain Gorilla Trekking destination. In Rushaga one of the best sectors for gorilla trekking in Bwindi Forest Park Uganda has got 7 habituated gorilla families and these include the Busingye gorilla family, Bwera Gorilla Family, Nshongi Gorilla family, Bikyingi Gorilla Family, Mishaya Gorilla family, and Kahungye gorilla family, and Mucunguzi Gorilla family. Each of these groups is allowed 8 visitors per day and this means that there 56 gorilla trekking permits that are sold each day in the Rushaga sector trailhead in Bwindi. Like other sectors, Rushaga offers travelers a chance of a Batwa cultural experience especially for those who are interested in it.

How can you access the Rushaga region for a luxury gorilla tour and safari?

Rushaga can be accessed by both road and air transport bit of course for luxury gorilla trips,  but since we are planning a luxury gorilla trekking safari in Rushaga then we recommend that you use air transport since it is quicker and so luxurious. The domestic air companies in Uganda include Aero link Uganda limited and fly Uganda. The companies operate both chartered and scheduled flights from Entebbe or Kajjansi airfield to Kisorio Airfoied and then with help of our guide you will be transferred to the Rushaga region at your favorite lodge. It is about two hours from Kisoro airstrip to the Rushaga gorilla trekking sector in Bwindi. You need to check early about one hour and 30 minutes before your scheduled or chartered flight at the airport. Visitors can also drive for about 9 hours on the road from Kampala/Entebbe international airport. Though using the road is long, the journey is entertaining and enjoyable as there is a lot to see on your way on the road. Visitors can as well drive from Kigali international airport to cross the Katuna or Cyanika borders of Rwanda and Uganda to access the Rushaga gorilla trekking trail heal of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. While accessing the Rushaga gorilla trekking Trailhead in Bwindi via Rwanda, you will be able to pass through /drive through Kabale town and you will access this sector for about 4-5hours to drive from Kigali Rwanda to Rushaga Gorilla trekking

When can I organize a luxury gorilla safari to the Rushaga region in Bwindi Forest?

luxury gorilla tour in Rushaga can be best organized best during the dry season of the year however luxury gorillas trekking is open daily throughout the year. The months that present the best time for luxury gorilla trekking include January February and from June to early September. These months experience less or little rainfall but because of the tropical climate anytime weather /climate can change so it’s good that when you’re going gorilla trekking you when you’re prepared for any weather changes. It is also important to note that sometimes the rainy season is considered goof for seeing gorillas the fact that rains come with a lot of food for the gorillas all over the park and thus gorillas can easily be seen during the rainy season. There is also a tendency of gorilla trekking permits being sold out quickly especially in the drier months of the year as indicated which are regarded as peak/high season in Uganda and therefore you must book your gorilla trekking permit in advance or in time in order not to miss an opportunity to trek and see the engendered mountain Gorillas.

What to put on during Gorilla Trekking in Rushaga

Visitors interested in trekking gorillas in the Rushaga sector and wondering what you can put on, here I describe to you what kind of dresses you can put on while going for luxury gorilla trekking safaris.  You will need a hat and sunglasses, waterproofs and hiking boots, 2 pairs of long trousers to stop you from scratches,  gardening gloves, camera. It is also good that you put on black and blue colors as they don’t attract insects and flies to you.

Things to consider when organizing a luxury gorilla safari holiday to Rushaga during the high season

one of the important things that you should consider when organizing a luxury gorilla safari holiday in Rushaga is to book the advanced gorilla trekking permits. Art Africa adventure vacations, we recommend that you book your gorilla trekking permit for Rushaga for at least 3 to 4 months before you planed dates of travel. this is helpful because during the dry season/peak season, permits tend to sell out quickly and it is on first come then first served you will need to have a gorilla trekking permit to be allowed to trek gorillas in Rushaga. The gorilla trekking permit is available at united states dollars 700 for Foreign non-residents, United States Dollars 600 for Foreign residents, and Uganda shillings 250,000 for East Africa Citizens. You will be allowed only one hour to see endangered mountain gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park.

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