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Uganda Free of Ebola

18th June 2019

Visiting Director General concurred with the Uganda government Ministry of Health that the recent Ebola outbreak the country had been contained. Even as we have to wait for the full mandatory incubation period the World Health Organization in a joint statement with the ministry concurred that literally the situation is well contained.  

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Are Tourists safe from Ebola in Uganda

14th June 2019

Are Tourists safe from Ebola in Uganda Tourism remains safe in Uganda but industry stakeholders and government officials are worried about the PR effects this news has on the global media and the travel and tourism industry. Everyone entering Uganda from DRC and South Sudan will be screened for Ebola. There is no threat for…

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Update on Ebola in Uganda – Victims’ Family Repatriated back to Congo, No New Cases!

13th June 2019

Uganda Authorities repatriated the relatives of two people who died of Ebola in Uganda back to the Democratic Republic of Congo on Thursday, including a 3-year-old boy confirmed to be suffering from the disease, the Ugandan health minister said. The cases marked the first time the virus has crossed an international border since the current…

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Uganda’s 15 Mountain Gorilla Groups Families in Bwindi Mgahinga for Uganda Gorilla Trek & Gorilla Habituation Experience

11th January 2018

As of January 2019, For any one planning a Uganda gorilla trek, you have the opportunity to track any of the following  18 mountain gorilla groups or families habituated for tourism (gorilla trekking/tracking and gorilla habituation experiences) located in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park (17 gorilla groups) and Mgahinga Gorilla NP (1 gorilla group). The 17 Uganda…

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Pros & Cons of Uganda Gorilla Trek tours – Gorilla Safaris Uganda Advantages

23rd November 2017

The Pros  – Advantages of doing gorilla tours, gorilla trekking  Uganda’s Bwindi Impenetrable NP or Mgahinga Gorilla NP: Most Mountain Gorillas in Africa -480 out of 884 in two National Parks of Bwindi and Mgahinga. Gorilla Trekking in both Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and in the Virunga Volcanoes in Mgahinga Gorilla Park that is just like trekking in…

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Gorilla Groups in Nkuringo Sector of Bwindi – Nkuringo Gorilla Families

20th November 2017

If you choose to do a gorilla trek tour in Uganda’s Bwindi, you will be allocated to track gorillas in either of the park’s 4 sectors. One of these is Nkuringo in the south of Bwindi which has 3 gorilla families or gorilla groups. Tracking gorillas in Nkuringo sector offers some of the the most…

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Rwanda visa on arrival, no prior application for visa to Rwanda

17th November 2017

Effective from 01 January 2018, nationals of all countries will get the Rwanda visa upon arrival without prior application. Previously, one had to apply for their Rwanda visa online in advance before arriving Rwanda. This was reached upon in the Rwanda government cabinet meeting on November 08, 2017,  that approved the establishment of the new…

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Compare Gorilla Trekking Uganda Rwanda tours, prices, tracking experience, hardness

24th October 2017

In this article, is a detailed comparison of gorilla trekking Uganda Rwanda.  Which is the best place to do a gorilla trek – Uganda or Rwanda? Are gorilla trek tours cheaper in Uganda or Rwanda and why?  Bwindi or Volcanoes National Park, Which is more easy to access, Is tracking Rwanda better than Uganda? Rwanda…

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Golden Monkeys Tracking in Volcanoes National Park Rwanda

16th October 2017

Golden Monkeys Tracking in Volcanoes National Park Rwanda Golden Monkeys tracking is another highlight of Volcanoes National Park. The Golden Monkey (Cercopithecus Mitis Kandti) is a local subspecies of the widespread Sykes Monkey, also known as the “Blue Monkey” and is endemic to the high altitude forests of the Volcanoes National Park area. The Golden monkeys are rare…

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Compare Gorilla Trekking Tours in Uganda & Rwanda – Costs, experiences, etc

16th October 2017

Compare Gorilla Trekking Tours in Uganda or Rwanda, Bwindi, Volcanoes NP. Is it better to Track Gorillas in Rwanda or Uganda; which is cheaper for gorilla trek tours? We try to compare gorilla trekking tours’ experiences in costs in Uganda or Rwanda, Bwindi, Volcanoes NP. There are about 884 mountain gorillas remaining on earth. About…

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