Uganda is a country of stunning beauty, and the area around the Nile an exceptionally fertile place, making it an ideal location for a horseback riding trek. You will experience a variety of breathtaking landscapes, and interact with the local people. Ugandan people are some of the most friendly, easy going people in Africa, and Uganda is one of the safest countries in the world. Foreigners are treated with great respect and violent crime against tourists is almost nonexistent.
Gorilla trekking in Uganda offers a close up experience with these majestic creatures, based out of the Bwindi Impenetrable forest, part of the larger Viranga Mountain area which spans Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo as well.