About Mountain Gorilla Trekking

We have entered into a joint agreement with a local tour operator in an effort to support African tourism initiatives while maintaining our vision of authentic tourism destinations. Together we have developed a number of tours and excursions to take you on affordable and exciting adventures with local guides to share with you intimate moments in the lives of amongst others, habituated Mountain Gorillas and Chimpanzees our closest relatives in their natural forest environment.

Places and areas of interest in Uganda

Budongo Forest covers an area of 793 km² of which only 53% is forest. Kampala is the largest city and capital of Uganda. Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is located in southwestern Uganda in East Africa. The park is part of the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, and is situated along the Democratic Republic of Congo border next to the Virunga National Park and on the edge of the western Great Rift Valley.

About Uganda

Uganda, officially the Republic of Uganda, is a landlocked country in East Africa. Uganda is also known as the “Pearl of Africa”. The country takes its name from the Buganda kingdom, which encompasses a large portion of the south of the country including the capital Kampala.

About Gorillas and Chimpanzees

There are three subspecies of gorillas living in different parts of Africa. The differences between them are very slight. The chimpanzee is the mammal most like a human. Noisy and curious, intelligent and social, Chimpanzees fascinate humans and are favorites both in zoos and the wild.

The Uganda Mountain Gorilla Super Safari<br> Code (UG03) A 10 Day Expedition

Uganda expedition with Alan Tours South Africa

Set off on a mountain trail in the Pearl of Africa to meet one of our closest relatives, the Mountain Gorillas. Explore the magnificent national parks, lakes teeming with fish, birds, Hippos and crocodiles while Elephant and Buffalo feed on the banks. Descend into the primeval forest to track Chimpanzees amongst the resident Elephants and brilliant Bird life.

The Wild and Wonderful Namibia Tour. <br>Code (OV25) A 15 Day Expedition

Huge red sand dunes contrast with the white plains and savannas of the spectacular Etosha Pans, where herds of Antelope, Elephant and Giraffe mingle with their predators the Lion, Cheetah and Leopard. Primitive tribes like the Himba remain stoically isolated from a modern world with a modern economy based in the lager centres scattered throughout this huge, sparsely populated country.

The Kruger National Park. Ivory and Gold Tour<br> Code (OV30) A 11 Day Expedition

kruger park and szwaziland expedition with alan tours

Travel the scenic byways of the mighty Drakensberg, experience the thrill of a close encounter with a Great Tusker in the Kruger Park, the anticipation of the chase as a pride of Lions hunt their prey, the brilliant bird life and so much more. The excitement of searching for your own gold in the hills of the oldest continent. Visit the last absolute monarchy and learn their cultural ways, get up close and personal with Hippo and Crocodile on a boat cruise.

The Rustic Tour. <br>Addo Elephant National Park,Wild Coast, Lesotho, Swaziland, Kruger Park. <br>Code (OV27) A 14 Day Expedition

lesotho, kruger park tours

In rugged 4 x 4 Land Cruisers we follow tracks and gravel roads, scent the soil of Africa. Come face to face with our stunning wildlife, meet the friendly Xhosa in their homeland on the Wild Coast. Taste the salt laden air of the Indian Ocean and check your passport through two Kingdoms as we head into the mighty Drankensberg Mountains and the immense solitude of the Kruger National Park. A place where memories are made!