Getting Rwanda gorilla tracking permits requires timely booking due to the fact there are frequent travelers visiting Rwanda on gorilla tracking tours. Tracking the Rwanda mountain gorilla is strictly managed operation geared towards protecting the endangered mountain gorilla species in their natural habitats.
With a number of 10 habituated gorilla families in Rwanda, the number allowed to trek a single gorilla family is limited to 8 people with a grand total of gorilla permits of 80 people per day available.
With an increasing number of people going to Rwanda to see gorilla growing each and every other day, the booking of gorilla permits has to be done early enough to avoid inconveniences such as extension of tracking dates which may not be in traveler’s schedules. Is applies especially when has to track during the high season / dry seasons of December to March and march to June to September. Such periods being dry season attracts a huge numbers of visitors because of convenience on tracking in dry seasons i.e. the terrain is less slippery.
How to get tracking permits.
Book through budget Rwanda safaris.
We have braches in Uganda and Rwanda and hence making it possible to book Rwanda gorilla permits and Uganda gorilla permits respectively. We buy gorilla permits for volcanoes national park, Bwindi impenetrable national park, Virunga national in Congo and kahuzi biega park permits to track Congo lowland gorilla.
Rwanda Gorilla permit rates.
Non Residents – $750
East African Residents – $450
East African Citizens – $300
Rwandan Residents – &375
Rwandan Citizens – 30,000 Frw