The Best Time For Mountain Gorilla Trekking In Africa

the best time for mountain gorilla trekking in africa


Knowing the best time to go mountain gorilla trekking is so relevant to Devine African Safaris travelers, they need to understand so that it gives them proper planning of how and when they should uncover the joy behind their mountain gorilla safari in Africa.


 The best time for mountain gorilla tours is when all the roads which take you to the land of mountain gorilla destinations are passable, the gorilla trekking trails are not wet, muddy slippery or so bushy for travelers go through, since all these African mountain gorilla trekking destinations are covered by tropical rain forests that receive a lot of rainfall yearly.


The best time for mountain  gorilla trekking in Africa also depends  on the traveler's schedule  since mountain gorilla tourism activity also depends on the season a traveler is willing to travel due to the open all year round mountain gorilla   trekking experience in all gorilla trekking destinations in Africa


During the dry season, that is also commonly known as the high season or peak season where very many travelers come to Africa from different parts of the world to take a glance at the magical mountain gorilla trekking experience. Dry seasons start from December to February, June to October where there is no or little rain that interferes with mountain gorilla trekking the gorilla in the African Jungle.


 However during this peak season getting mountain gorilla trekking permits are very risky because they be in high demand and very competitive, mountain gorilla permits get sold out very faster than any other season, therefore travelers are advised to book early enough at least 6 months prior to their travel date in order to avoid last-minute panic or missing out on the great ape trekking experience.


During the rainy season, which is regarded as the low season for mountain gorilla trekking, where travelers are few who are coming to Africa to experience mountain gorilla safaris. The rainy season occurs during the months of March, April, May, and November yearly when the rainfall is a lot which is being received in the tropical rain-forests that Makes mountain gorilla trekking trails muddy, wet, and slippery thus making the mountain gorilla trekking difficult.



During the wet season is considered to be the best time for budget travelers since lodges can be having few travelers with affordable rates that cater to all travelers to enjoy during this low season in most of the mountain gorilla trekking destinations in Africa, with discounts in gorilla safaris.