Uganda Golden Monkey Habituation Experience Golden Monkey Trekking, golden monkey habituation experience, and golden monkey trekking in Uganda is done in Mghinga Gorilla National Park located in southwestern Uganda Kisoro District. Golden Monkeys are endangered species more like mountain gorillas, golden monkeys in the wild and can be only found in three national parks in East Africa, Volcanoes National Park of Rwanda, Mgahinga Gorilla National Park in Uganda, and in Virunga National Park of DR-Congo
Golden monkeys are the most attractive monkeys in the world, colorful and most playful monkeys, currently habituated golden monkey families/troops open for trekking are only found in Uganda and Rwanda, the ones in DR-Congo are not yet habituated because of different wars in that part of Congo
When trekking or habituating golden monkeys are normally found in bamboo vegetation zones in both Uganda and Rwanda, between three countries it is estimated that over 5050 golden monkeys are still living in the Virunga volcanoes mountain range which is shared Uganda, Rwanda, and DR-Congo
Golden Monkey Habituation Experience in Mgahinga National Park?
Golden monkey habituation activity currently it’s only found in Uganda’s Mgahinga Gorilla National Park, so for those who would wish to participate in golden monkey habituation experience, with habituation you are allowed to spend a full day with golden monkey, this activity of habituation is lead by a team of researchers, ranger/guide and trackers, habituation process takes about 3 years for the golden monkeys to get used to human presence. When going for golden monkey trekking you are only allowed to spending one hour with them while golden monkeys habituation experience you spend a whole day with them
Prices for Golden Monkey Habituation and Trekking for both Uganda and Rwanda?
Uganda’s golden monkey habituation permit price is at $100 per person while golden monkey trekking costs $50 per person both activities are done in Mghinga National Park.
Rwanda golden monkey trekking permit cost $100 per person in Volcanoes National Park, no habituation process in Rwanda.