A genuine understanding of Africa and its people
Mgahinga walking safaris is committed to running treks and safaris based on the principal of responsible eco travel. Our trips are strictly nature and ecofriendly for our clients seeking genuine understanding of Africa and her people.
Real insights, minimum impact
There are tremendous attractions in East Africa but the effect of tourism on fragile environments and indigenous culture is often degrading. This needs not to be so and we want to avoid contributing to further damage whilst recognizing that special foreign visitors can bring change and benefits. Our tours are designed to give real insights into the lands we travel through with minimum impact on the people and places we visit.
Our intelligent alternative
Mgahinga walking safaris provides an intelligent, we do not miss the wild life spectaculars. On our trips it’s beyond an Itenary package. We will never make you feel like package tourist but rather a nature friend.
Long Term Sustainability
Much as we operate in a competitive market, we are in line that local people should be and realize the rewards from tourism if they are to have interest in safeguarding and protecting the environment. Our support for local tour guide, site guide, local communities, vulnerable groups contribute to the long term sustainability of locals in managing their own natural resources hence curbing the wildlife human conflict.
Local expertise local welcome
We are a team versed with nature, effective communicators, not simply there to drive vehicles, we know wildlife, plants, history and folklore of the country making your holiday experience so much richer with true African fond memories.
Our sensitive interaction with different cultures is designed to promote greater understanding of our very different life styles. We do not see locals on photo opportunities but get to meet them out in bush a local bar inside a mud hut for a life time friendly experience.
Ever wondered where the dollar, pound or Euros goes when you visit a destination?. Used wisely the money you spend on your trip can have a huge importance on local communities and future of country’s heritage for communities in and around national parks and protected areas. Well planned tourism creates employment and improves livelihoods providing incentive to defend and protect important ecosystems on which they and tourism activities depend.