Mountain Gorillas are endangered primates; they live in three countries Rwanda, DRC and Uganda. Mountain Gorillas share 98% with human beings; the Gorillas are very shy and reserved animals towards people. Mountain Gorillas do not attack unless their surprised or threatened in anyway.

Virunga-rangers-with-gorilla1

Humans make unexpected movement; silverbacks react in a horrific roar and bluff charges. He runs straight to the victim with great speed and stops infront,the Gorilla will stand at a distance of 1meter away from the victim..However you’re not allowed to fight back the Gorilla when it attacks you, your supposed to crouch down and look at the grown with no fear. If one runs away this will force the Gorilla to follow up the fugitive and bite the trekker or hurt him more this will result into a big wound.

 

book a gorilla safari