Primate Group Tours

Explore the vast jungles of central and south America, Africa and southern Asia, home to a variety of primates: lemurs, lorises, tarsiers, monkeys and apes.

  • The word primate means ‘first rank’.
  • Primates develop at a much slower rate than other mammals.
  • There are 703 species and subspecies of primates. one-half are threatened by extinction.
  • Orangutans have the longest childhood of any animal in the world.
  • The mandrill is the largest monkey on earth.
  • The barbary macaques of Gibraltar are the only population of wild monkeys in Europe.
  • The howler monkey ‘s roar can reach 90 decibels and can be heard a mile away.

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Wildlife Group Tours

View our Wildlife Group Tours brochure. This incredible portfolio of group tours sums up what we are all about, small group size, expertise, insight and behind-the-scenes access.

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Q & A with Ashley Leiman

Ashley Leiman founded the Orangutan Foundation UK in 1990 and one of the leading figures in orangutan conservation.

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