Comparing DR-Congo Gorilla Trekking Tours Rwanda Uganda Safaris, Price for gorilla trekking permit in Rwanda cost $1500 per person, in DR-Congo gorilla trekking permit go’s for $400 per person while in Uganda gorilla trekking permit cost $600. In the whole world there are only three countries where you can find the magnificent and highly endangered the mountain gorillas surviving DR-Congo, Rwanda and Uganda, should NOTE that gorilla trekking is one of the most expensive tour activity in Rwanda, Uganda, and Congo.
Currently, only 440 mountain gorillas lives inhabit the Virunga Massif shared between three countries Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park, DR-Congo’s Virunga National Park, and Uganda’s Mghinga Gorilla National Park, another mountain gorillas of about 500 live in separate forests in Uganda’s Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park, so before you pay $1500 for one gorilla trekking permit in Rwanda you should note that the gorilla trekking experience is the same also compare to Uganda’s gorilla trekking permit at $600 and DR-Congo’s trekking permit at $400 at Kisoro Tours we make sure that our clients get a lifetime experience.
Gorilla trekking system, experience, rules, and regulation is the same in all three countries for easy monitoring and protecting the species which is very famous worldwide. Only 8 tourists are allowed to trek one gorilla family/group per day accompanied by park rangers and trackers Rwanda has 10 gorilla habituation experience families, Uganda has 15 habituated gorilla families and DR-Congo has 6 habituated gorilla families to human Uganda offers the most permits at most 120 gorilla trekking permits given out each day.
All tourists and other visitors going for gorilla trekking you have 100% guaranteed of seeing gorillas you only need to be fit because gorillas are followed on a daily basis a sighting in all the locations Uganda, Rwanda, and Rwanda is virtual, Once gorillas are located, tourists and other visitors are limited to one hour of viewing and photography, they must try to keep at least 10 m from each gorilla also follow what your guide tells you