The Best Time To Go For Mountain Gorilla Trekking

the best time to go for mountain gorilla trekking

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The best time to participate in mountain gorilla trekking is an important factor to all travelers so they plan their trip properly when they should enjoy their mountain gorilla safari. The best time for a mountain gorilla tour is when all the roads that lead to mountain gorilla trekking destinations are not wet, slippery, muddy, and passable.


The best time for mountain gorilla trekking also depends on the travelers' planned expenditure for mountain gorilla tourism and the season which a  traveler is willing to travel due to the fact that mountain gorilla trekking experience in all East Africa’s destinations are open all year round and ready for gorilla trekking tourism.


The dry season is known as the peak season where travelers are many coming to Africa with high expectations of enjoying the magical mountain gorilla trekking experience. The dry months of dry seasons include December to February, June to October when it is little or no rainfall is expected to interfere with mountain gorilla trekking in the Jungle.


 Although the dry season  is the time when mountain gorilla trekking permits are in high demand and very competitive, mountain gorilla permits are sold out faster, with that fact travelers ought  to book 6 months prior to their travel dates during the peak season so that they don’t miss out on mountain gorilla trekking experience in any preferred destination


The rainy season is referred to as the low season for mountain gorilla trekking where there are fewer travelers coming to Africa to see mountain gorillas. Rains are usually in the months of March, April, May, and November where rainfall is a lot that is being received in the tropical rain-forests where mountain gorilla trekking is done. Heavy rainfall makes trekking trails and roads wet, muddy, slippery, and impassable. 


However, it’s the best season it is the best time for budget travelers to trek mountain gorillas due to the fact that accommodation rates are discounted for all travelers in the gorilla destinations in Africa.