How much is a Gorilla permit in Uganda or Rwanda?

A gorilla permit is a document/card that is obtained from Uganda Wildlife Authority in Uganda and Rwanda Development Board in Rwanda to allow you spend one hour with the mountain Gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and Volcanoes National Park respectively. Currently Rwanda Gorilla permit goes for USD1500.00 for Non-residents. Uganda Gorilla permits to visit mountain Gorillas in Bwindi National Park and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park goes for USD 700.00 (Non-residents) USD500.00 for Foreign Residents.

Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park is located in the south-western part of Uganda and divided in to four Gorilla tracking sectors. Buhoma the northern sector, Ruhija the eastern sector, Rushaga and Nkuringo sectors which are both in the south. Each sector has got habituated Gorilla families specifically for Gorilla tracking. If you are going for Gorilla tracking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park you put it in mind about a specific sector you are going to as this will affect the lodge you have to book for your accommodation, Gorilla permit and transport. Contact Katland Safaris Ltd Limited for more information.

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