Gorilla tracking is one of the remunerative activities at Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Mgahinga National Park in Uganda and Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda. Uganda alone is gifted with half of the world’s population of endangered mountain gorillas, at Bwindi Impenetrable National Park there are 15 habituated mountain gorilla groups, utmost 8 gorilla permits are sold out by Uganda Wildlife Authority per habituated gorilla group.
Advantages of early Gorilla permit booking
One of the advantages of early booking is to make sure that you don’t miss tracking the giant mountain gorillas at either Bwindi Impenetrable National Park or Mgahinga National Park. It is advisable for you to book at least 3-6 months before the date that you want to track mountain gorillas, the peak season of these parks are in June, July, August, December, January and February. We recommend you to book with Gorilla Tracking Africa; we are an authorized tour company in Uganda for your tailor made safari. Book in advance as in these months listed above permits are a hot cake, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and Mgahinga National Park have become the best destination for gorilla trekking, the reason why permits are sold out is the increase of gorilla permits in Rwanda from USD 750 to USD 1,500 and in Uganda the price is USD 600.
The best way is to deal with an authorized tour company such as Gorilla Tracking Arica, Book with us for your gorilla habituation at USD 1,500 for four hours with the Mountain Gorillas in Rushaga gorilla group or gorilla trekking which is USD 600.
Gorilla habituation permits are acquired at the Uganda Wildlife Authority at their headquarters office in Kampala, habituation permits are USD 1,500 and one has the authority to stay with the mountain gorillas for 4 hour with a mountain gorilla group. Four visitors are permitted per gorilla group for habituation experience with the mountain gorillas.
Mountain gorilla habituation can only be done in Uganda; this experience gives you an unforgettable adventure with the mountain gorillas, there are only two gorilla families active for gorilla habituation experience at Rushaga gorilla group. So we advise you to book with Gorilla Tracking Africa for your tailor made safaris in Africa.