Uganda Gorilla Safari Starting from Kigali Rwanda, Kisoro tours Uganda offers gorilla safaris in Uganda which can start and end in Kigali Rwanda at no extra costs, for those planning Uganda safari, you can easy Fly to Kigali Rwanda and cross the border into Uganda for your gorilla safari in Bwindi impenetrable forest national park or Mgahinga gorilla national park, both parks are located in southwestern Uganda in the districts of Kisoro and Kabale bordering with Rwanda.
Uganda gorilla safari is one the biggest tourist attraction, mountain gorilla can only be found in Uganda, Rwanda, and Congo, but among the three countries Uganda is the home to more than half of the gorilla population in the world, this means that Uganda has the biggest number of habituated gorilla families/groups. Having more gorilla groups it means Uganda has more gorilla tracking permits available daily.
Also booking your Uganda gorilla Safari Starting from Kigali Rwanda, this will save you 5 hours driving from Entebbe airport, if you fly into Kigali Rwanda you will spend 4 hours drive from Kigali airport to reach Bwindi impenetrable forest national park or Mgahinga gorilla national park while if you fly into Uganda Entebbe airport you will spend 9 to 10 hours drive to get to Bwindi forest or Mgahing, fly to Rwanda see gorillas in Uganda and save $900 on gorilla permit and time as we are going to show you below.
Gorilla permit price is one of the main reason why Kisoro Tours Uganda advise its clients to fly to Kigali and track gorillas in Uganda, gorilla tracking permit in Rwanda costs $1500 per person while in Uganda gorilla permit costs only $600 per person and it should be NOTED that gorilla tracking experience is the same in either country, you can as well track gorillas in DR-Congo at only $400 per person but currently, it’s not possible because of the security situation in Virunga National Park of Congo, for more information you can contact our tour consultant for more details for free.
As you advance in your planning Uganda gorilla Safari Starting from Kigali Rwanda, please remember to apply for an East African Tourist Visa which allows you multiple entry to both Uganda and Rwanda, East African visa costs only $100 per person.
One can easily get an East African Tourist Visa by using an online application on the Immigration website of Rwanda or Uganda Immigration website.
It is also even easier to get East African Tourist Visa on the arrival at Entebbe International Airport or at Kigali international Airport and in case of any problem Kisoro Tours Uganda is always at your disposal for any other information you may need.