2021-2022 gorilla permits price for Uganda and Rwanda: As plan your gorilla trekking safari to Africa, you must first book and obtain your gorilla permit because in order to get the permit for the day of your choice you must book in advance so when planning gorilla trekking safari it is advisable to first be sure that you will get the permit for your preferred date and remember that in both Uganda and Rwanda gorilla permits are booked on first come first serve bases.
Some of the tourists call it gorilla trekking permit others call it gorilla trekking ticket, whatever you call it, I can tell both gorilla trekking permits or gorilla trekking tickets is the same thing which is gorilla permit that allows you to trek mountain gorillas in their natural habitat in either Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park, Mgahinga Gorilla National Park both park are located in south western Uganda and also in Volcanoes National Park of Rwanda.
Currently Uganda gorilla permit price is at $700 per person for foreign non-residents while foreign resident gorilla permits cots $600 per person and for Ugandans and East Africans citizens costs UGX 250,000 (Uganda shillings). Rwanda gorilla permit cost $1500 per person which is very expensive especially for budget travelers compared to Uganda gorilla permit which costs only $700 and that’s why we always advise our clients to book their gorilla safari in Uganda because of the gorilla permit price differences and remember trekking experience is the same either in Uganda or Rwanda.
For both Uganda and Rwanda gorilla permits can book your gorilla permit through a tour operator like us or book directly from Uganda Wildlife Authority headquarters in Kampala and for Rwanda gorilla permit can as well be booked directly from Rwanda Development Board in Kigali head offices. But the best way and easiest way of acquiring 2021-2022 gorilla permits for Uganda and Rwanda is through local tour operator like us.
Booking gorilla permit through local tour company, we make it more easy and flexible for all those who book their gorilla safari with us, contact our tour consultant and you will be amazed on how first we will reserve your gorilla permit, the disadvantages of booking your permit directly is that there is no timely reply to you email request which makes it had in planning you gorilla safari.
Contact us with all your preferred date, month and year you wish to trek gorillas either in Uganda or in Rwanda, we will check gorilla permits availability and after we will inform you as soon as possible if the permits for the dates you want are available or not so that you can go on and book or not. If you choose to book with us we will send you invoice pay us a deposit to purchase your permit after purchasing we will send you scanned copies of your gorilla trekking permit as a proof of payment.
Many of our clients keeps asking us when is the best time to go for gorilla safari in Uganda or in Rwanda, first we advise all our clients to book their gorilla permits in advance at list 6 months to one year in advance because in both Uganda and Rwanda gorilla permits are at very high demand and also there is a limited number of gorilla permits issued per day in both countries which makes permits sells out very first.
Booking your gorilla permit in advance help you to ensure earl planning because gorilla trekking safari need early preparations physically and morally, earl booking also gives you a chance to book the best accommodation at affordable prices.
For example if you trekking in Uganda, booking earl gives you opportunity to choose which sector to trek in because Bwindi Impenetrable forest National Park has 4 gorilla trekking sectors namely Buhoma sector, Ruhija Sector, Rushaga sector and Nkuringo sector so when you book earl you can choose which sector you want. We are here to advise and serve you so fill free to contact professional consultants, we offer tailor-made African safari packages.