Safaris and Gorilla Trekking in Uganda

Come face to face with the mountain Gorilla in Uganda

Uganda, often referred to as the 'Pearl of Africa', is a country of striking beauty and home to the deepest crater lake in all of Africa, Lake Bunyoni. Its national parks and wildlife reserves boast over 300 species of mammal and more than 1000 species of birds, though Uganda's major attraction is the approximate 600 remaining mountain gorillas. You will need a gorilla permit to do the trek to see the gorillas, which we organize for you. The permits are vital in helping finance patrols that are responsible for protecting the gorillas from poachers.

Uganda presents a unique experience and our overland camping safaris and gorilla trekking safaris departing in 2020 and 2021 offer you the chance to get up close and personal with our closest living relatives.


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Uganda Overland Camping Safaris

Overlanding Range

Gorilla and Game Trek

15 days | FROM USD $1,885

Trek through lush jungle in search of mountain gorillas. Experience...

Overlanding Range

Gorilla Trek and Tanzania

25 days | FROM USD $3,215

From the wilds of the Masai Mara, to gorillas in Uganda, safari in the...

Overlanding Range

Gorilla Trek & Tanzania Northbound

25 days | FROM USD $3,215

Start your East African overland adventure with a taste of the tropics...

Overlanding Range
Herd of Elephants | Africa Safaris | AfricaBig Five Safari Explorer - 36 days Map

Big Five Safari Explorer

36 days | FROM USD $3,835

Adventure overdrive. Trekking for gorilla, game-spotting, kicking back...

Overlanding Range
Elephants | Africa Overland Safaris | AfricaBig Five Explorer Safari Northbound - 36 days Map

Big Five Explorer Safari Northbound

36 days | FROM USD $3,835

Starting at Victoria Falls, Africa's adrenaline capital and finishing...

Overlanding Range
Zebras | African Safaris | AfricaThe Big Overlander - 47 days Map

The Big Overlander

47 days | FROM USD $4,875

Experience the contrasts and raw appeal of this majestic continent up...

Overlanding Range
Gorilla with her baby | Uganda | On The Go ToursThe Big Overlander Northbound - 47 days Map

The Big Overlander Northbound

47 days | FROM USD $4,875

Discover seven different countries, travelling from South Africa...

Overlanding Range
Lions in Samburu National Park | Kenya | AfricaGreat African Expedition - 57 days Map

Great African Expedition

57 days | FROM USD $5,545

Our longest tour to Africa covers nine incredible countries, from...

Overlanding Range
Samburu Tribe | Kenya | AfricaGreat African Expedition North - 57 days Map

Great African Expedition North

57 days | FROM USD $5,545

An epic 57 day African overland safari travelling from Cape Town to...

Gorillas in the Mist
A bucket list wildlife adventure

With a population of just 700 inhabiting the volcanic mountain ranges and dense forests of the Uganda - DRC - Rwanda border triangle, trekking to see the mountain gorillas is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. With our range of overland camping safaris to Uganda, you can come face-to-face with these mighty apes and see the best of East Africa and beyond from Nairobi all the way south to Cape Town.