Most of the population live in the luscious, green forests of the Virunga mountains and the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, in Central Africa. 

Travel specialist World Expeditions is offering animal enthusiasts a unique opportunity to observe these wonderful primates in Africa.  The trips will be enthralling for visitors, allowing them to observe the mountain gorillas in their true habitat, and providing memories to last a life-time.

Primates of Uganda: NEW trip 

This exciting itinerary is perfectly thought out with hikes into the natural habitats of many wildlife species, including the mountain gorillas and chimpanzees. Explore the jungle to trek mountain gorillas in the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park.

Also included is a search for tree-climbing lions in the picturesque savannah plains of Queen Elizabeth National Park, and a cruise along the tropical Kazinga Channel.  It is worth noting that Uganda is home to an amazing 1,000 different species!

Info: 6-days trip. Departs monthly year round, from £1,990 person

Highlights of East Africa: NEW trip

This incredible trip includes spotting the best wildlife that East Africa has to offer, visiting world famous game reserves, national parks and meeting colourful tribal people, combined with the opportunity to view the elusive mountain gorillas in Rwanda and Uganda. For a true African experience, most nights are spent at traditional safari lodges and camps.

Info: 20-days trip. Departs on selected dates year round, from £4,590 per person

(Pls note: Prices do not include international flights, however these can be arranged on request)

World Expeditions have been offering small group adventure trips since 1975 and strive to give travellers an especial holiday experience. Please telephone 0800 0744 135 to find out more information and to book a trip.