Is Gorilla Trekking Worth the Money?

Is gorilla trekking worthwhile? Absolutely! Visitors to Uganda, Rwanda, and Congo can attest to the fact that gorilla trekking is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that is worth every penny, effort, and minute of the journey. Trekking mountain gorillas is a dream come true and Kofi Travel Safaris can make it happen by taking travelers through amazing […]

How Long Does a Gorilla Trek Take?

Gorilla trekking is an unpredictable wildlife experience that can take anywhere from 2 to 6 hours. Before visitors can enjoy an hour of close encounters with these rare mountain gorillas, they must first receive a briefing on the trekking rules at park offices. The trekking journey involves walking through dense tropical forests, steep slopes, and […]

Lake Mburo National Park At A Glance

Lake Mburo National Park is a remarkable gem, conveniently located close to the Kampala-Southwestern Highway. Despite being the smallest of Uganda’s Savannah national parks, the 370 square kilometer surface area is home to a wealth of diverse geography and wildlife. The park is composed of ancient Precambrian metamorphic rocks dating back 500 million years, as […]

Gorilla Trekking in Uganda, What you should know

Gorilla trekking is an exciting and unforgettable experience that allows visitors to see and appreciate these endangered creatures up close in their natural habitat. The activity, which is mainly conducted in Uganda, Rwanda, and the Democratic Republic of Congo, involves visitors obtaining a special permit from the respective national park authorities and joining a guided […]

Cost of Uganda Gorilla Trekking Permits 2023/2024

Gorilla trekking permits in Uganda are legal cards or documents that are issued by the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) to allow visitors to observe habituated gorilla families in their natural habitat. Those wishing to take part in gorilla trekking must be over the age of fifteen and will be required to acquire a permit. Uganda […]

When is the best time to visit Queen Elizabeth National Park

When planning a safari to Queen Elizabeth National Park in 2023/2024, the best time to go is typically between Mid-December and Early March. This period is one of the most popular times to visit the park due to the abundance of wildlife and natural vegetation. During this time the park is lush with vegetation and […]

The most romantic destinations in Tanzania

Tanzania is an incredible country to visit due to its variety of landscapes, wildlife, and culturally diverse cities. From the vast savannah plains that cover the eastern part of the country, the majestic Mount Kilimanjaro and its glaciers to the inviting Indian Ocean coastline, Tanzania offers lots of activities and attractions for any traveler looking […]

6 Reasons to visit Tanzania

Tanzania is a country of diverse landscapes, cultures, and wildlife and is packed with activities and attractions, making it a great destination for any traveler. Tanzania is an incredibly diverse country, with a landscape ranging from expansive plains and dry savannahs to green mountains and rushing rivers, as well as beaches along its coastline. The […]

Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Tanzania

Tanzania is renowned for its majestic natural highlights, from Mount Kilimanjaro to the unspoiled beaches of Zanzibar. Most visitors will make their way through Dar es Salaam en route to the wilderness areas, with the opportunity to soak up the sun on the picturesque beaches of Zanzibar. Scuba divers and snorkelers flock to the coral […]

The Annual Migration of Wildebeest in Masai Mara

The Great Migration is an awe-inspiring annual event in which millions of wildebeest, zebra and other wildlife trek northwards from the Serengeti in Tanzania to the Masai Mara Reserve in Kenya. For the 2021 and 2022 seasons, the best time to experience this spectacle is mid-July when the larger herds typically begin their journey. The […]

Best Tourist Sites to Visit in Mombasa and Convenient Day Excursions

Mombasa, a tropical African city with centuries of maritime history, stands as the second largest in Kenya after the capital, Nairobi. Connected to the mainland by bridges and ferries, it is renowned for its picturesque resorts boasting sandy beaches and mesmerising coral reefs. Guests come from all over the world to explore everything Mombasa has […]

16 Top Rated Tourist Attractions in Kenya

Experience the wildlife, culture, and natural beauty of Kenya with your own safari adventure. The extraordinary diversity of attractions in this African country appears at every turn, with opportunities to view the famous Great Migration in the Maasai Mara, witness elephants in Amboseli, and marvel at Lake Nakuru, speckled with thousands of flamingos. The ancient, […]