Uganda Ends Discounted Gorilla Trekking Permits Promotion, Uganda Wildlife Authority has ended the discounted gorilla trekking permits which have been acting as Promotional gorilla Permits during the month of April, May, and November, NOTE that Rwanda also two months ago doubled the gorilla permit Price form $750 to $1500 but currently Uganda remains at 600 USD for Permits. There is already a 900 USD difference in Price and Uganda and Congo have maintained their normal price gorilla permit as Uganda permit goes for $600 and Congo permit cost $400 apart from discounted permits which are ending on 30th November 2017 while Rwanda increases Permit Prices.
What happens to those who have booked and paid?
All tourists who had already booked and paid for their Uganda discounted gorilla permits at $450 will not be affected by this new announcement of Uganda wildlife Authority of ending discounted gorilla permits that are ending November 2017 so for those who haven’t booked their discounted permits at $450 can still book as long as you are trekking before end of November 2017, you can also go for gorilla habituation experience in Rushage sector Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park-Uganda at only $1500 and spend all day with gorillas in Uganda’s Bwindi forest
Fly to Rwanda Kigali and track gorillas in Uganda?
It is easy to fly to Kigali Rwanda and cross to Uganda and track gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park or in Mghinga gorilla National Park it is only 3 hours drive from Kigali to Kisoro Town or Kable Town both towns are near to Bwindi when you trek gorillas in Uganda you save $900 when you compare to Rwanda also fling into Rwanda it saves you no a long drive from Entebbe International Airport which is about 9 hours drive to Bwindi if you are fling to Rwanda you will need to apply for East African Tourist Visa which allows going to both countries on same Visa.
Can I also fly to Rwanda and track gorillas in Congo?
Yes, you can extend your gorilla trekking safari to Congo and see the fantastic wildlife found in Congo including mountain gorillas and Chimpanzee, it is only 3 hours drive from Kigali to Goma Town in Congo which is one hour and a half drive to Virunga National Park. Book your gorilla trekking Safari with us in Uganda and Congo and save money, contact us we will put together an Itinerary for you, we can even combine Uganda, Rwanda, and Congo tour and save money on your gorilla permit in Uganda and Congo