Nakra Safari,Uganda Wildlife, Gorilla Tours Rwanda And Congo

Welcome to Nakra Safaris, your gateway to exhilarating Wildlife Safaris Africa Adventure, mountain hiking, and unforgettable gorilla trekking adventures! Based in Uganda, Nakra Safaris extends its reach to Rwanda, Congo, Kenya, and Tanzania, promising awe-inspiring journeys through Africa’s natural wonders.

As a registered tour agency licensed by the Uganda Tourism Board, Nakra Safaris meticulously plans and organises bespoke travel experiences for both individuals and groups.

Our services encompass a wide array of activities, from bird watching to white water rafting, ensuring every traveller finds their perfect adventure.

Founded by a passionate woman deeply connected to wildlife and conservation, Nakra Safaris is driven by a commitment to preserving Africa’s rich natural and cultural heritage.

Our goal is simple yet profound: to leave every client with a heart full of memories from their safaris in Uganda, Rwanda, Congo, and beyond. Join us and embark on a journey where every step leads to discovery, every sight leaves you breathless, and every moment becomes a cherished memory. Nakra Safaris invites you to experience Africa as it was meant to be seen – wild, untamed, and utterly captivating.

Most popular tours

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10-Day Rwanda Primates Safari with Birding Experience

This 10-day Rwanda safari offers an immersive wildlife and nature experience, focusing on primate tracking and birdwatching across various national

8-Days Adventure to Murchison Falls and Mount Nyiragongo

8-Day Adventure to Murchison Falls, Gorillas and Mount Nyiragongo: An Unforgettable Journey Murchison Falls, the Gorillas and Mount Nyiragongo are

3 Days Fly to Murchison Falls Tour

3 days fly to Murchison Falls tour This 3 days fly to Murchison Falls tour gives you a glance to

4 Days Golden Monkey and Gorilla Trekking Safari

4 Days Golden monkeys and Gorilla safari This Golden monkeys and Gorilla safari is an extraordinary adventure in Uganda's jungle.

14 days best of Uganda safari

Best of Uganda safari  (Gorillas, wildlife and chimps tour) This best of Uganda safari explores the Gorillas, chimps and birds

7 days safari from Uganda to Rwanda

7 days Safari from Uganda to Rwanda The  7 days safari from Uganda to Rwanda is a short trip to

5 days Murchison Falls safari adventure

5 days Murchison falls safari adventure This 5 days Murchison falls safari adventure is where the wilderness comes alive with

3 DAYS UGANDA GORILLA EXPERIENCE

3 DAYS UGANDA GORILLA EXPERIENCE This 3 days Uganda Gorilla experience takes you to the jungle in Bwindi forest. It

2 Days Bwindi Gorilla Safari

The 2-day Bwindi Gorilla Safari offers a unique opportunity for visitors to embark on an unforgettable adventure. They encounter the

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Tanzania

10 + Itineraries

Gorilla $ Chimpanzee Trekking Safaris

Gorilla Trekking

Bisate Lodgerwanda tour

Gorilla rates 800$ for non foreign residents per person700$ for foreign residents per person Gorilla habituation@ 1500$ per person

$800

Chimpanzee Trekking

Trekking the Chimpanzees in Kibale Forest

Chimpanzee at 250$ for Non Foreign residents Chimpanzee Habituation is at 300$

$250

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Explore wildlife in East Africa: Uganda, Rwanda, Congo, Kenya, Tanzania, and Burundi. Adventure awaits

Queen Elizabeth National Park

What You Should Know

Choosing where to go for a gorilla tour depends on various factors such as accessibility, budget, and personal preferences. Uganda, Rwanda, and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) all offer incredible gorilla trekking experiences, each with its own unique advantages.

Uganda is renowned for its diverse habitats and relatively larger population of mountain gorillas, particularly in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park. Uganda's gorilla permits are generally more affordable compared to Rwanda, making it an attractive option for budget-conscious travellers.

Rwanda, on the other hand, is celebrated for its well-organized and efficient tourism infrastructure, as well as its proximity to the gorilla habitats in Volcanoes National Park. While Rwanda's gorilla permits are pricier, the country is often preferred for its shorter travel distances and easier accessibility from the capital city, Kigali.

The DRC, though less visited due to security concerns in certain regions, offers a more adventurous and off-the-beaten-path gorilla trekking experience in Virunga National Park. The park is home to a significant population of mountain gorillas and provides opportunities for immersive wildlife encounters amidst stunning volcanic landscapes.

Ultimately, the choice between Uganda, Rwanda, or the DRC depends on individual preferences, including budget, travel style, and comfort level with adventure and exploration. Each destination offers a unique and unforgettable gorilla trekking experience, allowing travellers to connect intimately with these majestic primates in their natural habitat.

At Nakra Safaris Uganda, our commitment to providing unparalleled safari experiences distinguishes us from other safari companies. Our personalised approach ensures that every aspect of your journey is tailored to your preferences and desires, creating memories that last a lifetime.

One key factor that sets us apart is our focus on responsible tourism. We deeply respect the environment and local communities, striving to minimise our ecological footprint and support sustainable development initiatives. By choosing Nakra Safaris, you contribute to conservation efforts and empower local people.

Moreover, our team comprises experienced guides who possess extensive knowledge of Uganda's diverse wildlife and ecosystems. Their passion for sharing their expertise enriches your safari adventure, providing insights into the behaviours and habitats of the remarkable animals you encounter.

We also pride ourselves on offering exclusive access to hidden gems and off-the-beaten-path destinations, allowing you to explore Uganda's natural wonders away from the crowds. Whether you seek thrilling wildlife encounters, cultural immersion, or tranquil retreats, we craft bespoke itineraries that cater to your interests and exceed your expectations.

With Nakra Safaris Uganda, you embark on a journey of discovery, adventure, and conservation, guided by a team dedicated to ensuring your safari experience is nothing short of extraordinary.

The best season for a gorilla tour typically aligns with the dry seasons in the respective gorilla habitats, ensuring more favourable trekking conditions and higher chances of gorilla sightings. In Uganda and Rwanda, the dry seasons span from June to September and December to February. During these periods, rainfall is minimal, vegetation is less dense, and trails are more accessible, making gorilla trekking more comfortable and enjoyable. Similarly, in the Democratic Republic of Congo's Virunga National Park, the dry seasons from mid-May to mid-October and mid-December to mid-February offer optimal conditions for gorilla trekking. However, it's essential to note that gorilla tours are conducted year-round, and each season has its unique advantages. Travellers should consider factors such as weather preferences, availability of permits, and personal schedules when planning their gorilla adventure.

Gorilla trekking in Rwanda presents a moderate physical challenge due to the rugged terrain and elevation gain in Volcanoes National Park. Trekkers may encounter steep slopes, dense vegetation, and unpredictable weather conditions, requiring a reasonable level of fitness and endurance. The trek can last anywhere from one to several hours, depending on the location of the gorilla families.

However, the effort is richly rewarded with the chance to observe these majestic primates up close in their natural habitat. The awe-inspiring experience of encountering mountain gorillas amidst the lush vegetation is unparalleled, offering a profound connection with nature. Additionally, Rwanda's well-organized tourism infrastructure ensures a smooth and safe trekking experience, with knowledgeable guides leading the way.

Beyond the physical challenge, gorilla trekking in Rwanda provides invaluable benefits, including supporting conservation efforts, contributing to local communities, and fostering awareness about the importance of protecting these endangered species and their habitats.

Gorilla trekking is undeniably worth the investment for the profound and transformative experience it offers. While the cost of permits may seem high, the encounter with these majestic creatures in their natural habitat is priceless. The opportunity to observe gorillas up close, witnessing their complex social interactions and gentle demeanor, leaves a lasting impression that transcends monetary value. Moreover, the funds generated from gorilla trekking permits contribute directly to conservation efforts, supporting the protection of gorilla habitats and the well-being of local communities. Additionally, gorilla tourism generates employment opportunities and fosters sustainable development in the regions where it occurs. By participating in gorilla trekking, travellers not only enrich their own lives with unforgettable memories but also play a vital role in safeguarding the future of these endangered species and the ecosystems they inhabit.