Comparing 2021/2022 Rwanda and Uganda gorilla safaris, both Uganda and Rwanda are the only two safe mountain gorilla tracking destinations in Africa, let us first look at the comparison of gorilla tracking permit prices in both countries, Uganda gorilla tracking permit cost $700 per person which allows to trek in either Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National park or in Mgahinga gorilla National park while Rwanda gorilla tracking permit cost $1500 per person which allows to trek in Volcanoes national park, now this means if you compare 2021/2022 Rwanda and Uganda gorilla safaris it means Uganda is still cheaper because its gorilla permit price is half of Rwanda gorilla permit which if you trek gorilla in Uganda instead of Rwanda you will be saving $800 on each gorilla permit which can be used to extend your Uganda safari to other national parks.
2021 Uganda Discounted gorilla permit prices
Uganda has introduced promotional gorilla and chimpanzee permits discounts and on other national park entrance fees for three months which started from 1st December 2020 to 30th March 2021, Kisoro tours Uganda recommends to all tourists and other visitors to take advantage of this half price on both gorilla tracking in Bwindi impenetrable forest national park and Mgahinga gorilla national park and Chimpanzee trekking in Kibale forest national park.
Because of the effects of the covid19 pandemic on Uganda’s tourism industry, Uganda Wildlife Authority is offering gorilla and chimp permits at half price, for those who love bird watching also is being offered on the half price and also fees for the most famous attractions in Uganda has been reduced.
Effective from 1st December 2020 to March 31, 2021, discounted gorilla permit in Uganda will cost $400 for non-residents, this was reduced from $700 while park entry fees to all Ugandan national parks have cut by 50% during this promotional period of 3 months see below the details of Uganda discounted gorilla permits.
Chimpanzee discounted fees in Uganda for 2021
NOTE: as we are Comparing 2021/2022 Rwanda and Uganda gorilla safaris, please take note that Rwanda has no discount on its gorilla permit and also note that this Uganda promotional gorilla and chimpanzee permits fees are only valid if you are tracking gorillas in Uganda from December 1, 2020, to March 31, 2021, and if you have any question regarding this discounted gorilla and chimpanzee permits in Uganda, please contact us for any other details you may need to know because we are at your disposal for any other information you may need to help you organize your Uganda, Rwanda Safari trip that suits with your timeline and budget.