Gorilla tourism is perhaps the main adventure that attracts thousands to Africa for holidays and leisure but its gate pass price increase has instead promoted gorilla tourism in the region than never before. This is evidenced in countries like Uganda, Congo,and Rwanda that famed to the world for great gorilla trekking experience across the globe. Mountain gorillas are the most endangered wildlife species with an estimate of around 880 remaining in the world today and living in Uganda, Rwanda and Congo and nowhere else in the universe.
Change of Gorilla Permits Prices
When Rwanda revised its gorilla permit prices for conservation purposes from $750-$1500 per a trek. Many thought the impact of tourist numbers will kill Rwanda’s gorilla tourism. However, this just turned the destination as an exceptional luxury gorilla safari destination in Africa. Do you want to track gorillas in a luxury setting, style and Comfort? Rwanda’s volcanoes national park offers the best luxury gorilla trekking tours across the world with overnight stays at Bisente lodge, Sabinyo silverback lodge,mountain gorilla view lodge and Volcanoes lodge Rwanda.
Besides, the same circumstance made Uganda and Congo the most affordable gorilla safari destinations for all kinds of travelers, luxury, midrange and Budget hence attracting thousands to Africa. Gorilla permits are on high demand year round that without prior reservation, gorilla permit availability may lead to postponing of your upcoming gorilla tour. With the many habituated gorilla families in Uganda and Congo, tourists have higher chances of finding gorilla permit availability at the time of booking. Though would recommend one to book his or her gorilla safari tour at least a month before the tracking date. Uganda gorilla permits cost $600 and Congo $400 and even go low during low season months also known as gorilla promotional months.
Gorilla Trekking Experience
Once you look into the eyes of mountain gorillas, you understand why it’s important to protect these beautiful apes from being harmed. However, tracking them in their natural environment has been made open and easy for every one not only for wealth travelers. Your gorilla trekking experience contributes a lot to gorilla conservation so long as you love these wonderful creatures. Get an experience for life by visiting Africa and explore the incredible rain forests of Virunga national park, Bwindi National Park, Volcanoes National Park and Mgahinga National Park. Be one of the great heros in the gorilla protection and conservation by making it a regulation to track these rare Apes-Mountain gorillas.