Definitive Guide to Mountain Gorilla Trekking in Africa


Three pairs of eyes amid thick green rainforest. Gorillas in the wild. Staring directly at you. Wild mountain gorillas to be precise, critically endangered and the largest primate on earth. Only around 1000 remain. You’re just seven meters away and now the entire troop comes into view. And you understand the brilliance of gorilla trekking, eye to eye with your primate cousins, the most incomparable of wildlife encounters.

We think that gorilla trekking is the most intimate wildlife experience on the planet. You don’t just see these gorillas in the wild, you spend an hour immersed in their world.

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Watching the bashful giants emerge

Getting closer than you can believe

It’s real – gorilla in the mist

He’s real – a giant silverback staring at you