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What to wear for Gorilla Tracking

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In one of my recent posts I have told about my experience trekking in Uganda to see the mountain gorillas. Now I want to share with you some advice on what to wear  for gorilla tracking and hopefully make your experience much easier. You can really use this list at any time because Uganda’s climate it’s very similar all year round. Going to trek in the mountains takes some preparation, especially if you are going to such dense ones like Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. The best advice I can give you is to think carefully about the cloths you are going
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Staying at Lake Mutanda Resort

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A long drive of 4 hours took us from Kigali, Rwanda to Lake Mutanda in Uganda, where our accommodation was located for the next 3 days. On the following day we were going to do Gorilla tracking, as I told you on the latest post. Lake Mutanda is a freshwater lake located in Kisoro District approximately 450 kilometres from Kampala, Uganda’s capital. At an altitude of 1,800 metres it sits between three volcanoes, Mount Muhabura, Mount Sabinyo and Mount Gahinga that can be seen from the lake. There are also several small islands in the lake. The environment is unique
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Gorilla Tracking in Uganda – An experience of a lifetime

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