Uganda Gorilla Habituation Bwindi Forest-Rushaga sector 2018, Uganda gorilla habituation experience in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park- Rushaga Sector is the ultimate adventure and once in a lifetime to get chance of being part of the team of park rangers, tracks and researchers doing gorilla habituation experience which takes 4 hours daily studying gorilla behaviors, this activity takes place in Bwindi Forest-Rushaga sector.
The Bwindi forest has the highest number of mountain gorilla’s species in the world with 16 habituated gorilla families, few yes back Uganda Wildlife Authority introduced habituation experience which gives a chance to tourists and other visitors to participate in the mountain gorilla habituation process in Uganda’s Bwindi Impenetrable Forest-Rushanga sector
Mountain gorilla habituation experience is the process used when training and taming wild mountain gorillas so that they get used to human presence, gorilla habituation process involves studying the behavior and habitat of each individual gorillas by trained park rangers, tracks, and researchers who visit them on daily and analyze the best way they can relate and communicate with them, gorillas habituation process take about 2 years visiting them daily depending on the particular gorilla family and how it learns to get used to human presence and communication skills
Gorilla habituation experience permit cost 1500 USD for 4 hours participation in trading, taming and learning mountain gorilla’s behaviors, this also gives you the chance to take the best photos and gorilla films, for the photographers and film production crews we recommend Uganda gorilla habituation because it gives the inside story bit of it which you cannot get on the normal gorilla trekking experience. Those who wish to book gorilla habituation in Uganda can book through us Kisoro Tours Uganda or book directly through Uganda Wildlife Authority offices in Kampala but it is better with a tour operator like us who will move things faster and also gorilla habituation permits is booked far in advance to avoid disappointments because only 4 habituation permits are available daily which few compared to the demand.
Normal gorilla trekking permit in Uganda cost 600USD and you are allowed to spend only one hour with gorillas while gorilla habituation permit cost 1500USD and you spend the almost whole day taming and studying gorilla behaviors but all in all the two different unique adventures are worth going for and you will never regrate.