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Are you planning a gorilla trekking safari in January and wondering whether it’s a good time to go ? Here is all the information you need to know about gorilla trekking in January.
Gorilla trekking is one of the best activities to do while in east Africa, with only 1000 mountain gorillas left in the wild, you can visit the Bwindi impenetrable forest national park or the volcanoes national park and enjoy your January gorilla trek.
Gorilla trekking weather in January
January is one of the dry months in Uganda / Rwanda with little rainfall or no rainfall. January is therefore one of the best months for you to enjoy your gorilla trek. Other months which are dry and also offer a good gorilla trekking experience include : February, June, July, August, September, December.
However please note that despite the fact that little or no rainfall is expected in January, it may rain heavily in some days given that the gorillas stay in tropical rain forests.
Booking your gorilla trekking Safari in January
If you plan to book your gorilla trekking in January, you are advised to book atleast four to five months in advance such that your gorilla trekking permit is secured when there is still availability. Also if you book in advance, you are able to choose which sector to track from and the best lodge options when space is still available. The buhoma sector for example usually sells out four months before the tracking date and if you wish to track the gorilla families in Buhoma, you have to book your safari in advance. Other sectors in Bwindi include, Rushaga, Nkuringo, Ruija and you can also go to Mghahinga Gorilla national park.
January gorilla trekking last minute bookings
Despite the fact that we advise clients to book the gorilla trekking permits in advance, you can still inquire if you find yourself in a position where you gave to make a last minute booking. We shall check for availability of permits and advise you accordingly based on the dates you provide us with.
Gorilla trekking options for January
At Adventure in the wild safaris we offer several tours available all year round January inclusive. Here are the recommended safari packages you can book to see the gorillas in January. 3 Days Uganda Gorilla tour, 5 Days Gorilla and Chimp Safari, 7 Days Uganda Safari, 10 Days Uganda adventure Safari. Contact us to Plan your next gorilla safari.