When you think about holidays in East Africa, it’s definitely worth having a Mountain Gorilla Trekking Safari Experience on your bucket list. Gorilla Tours are one of East Africa's top safari experiences for visitors. We're ready and waiting to start planning your safari with you. Your search for a once in a lifetime safari experience stops here!
Dream Treks Africa offers incredible gorilla trekking safaris and wildlife adventures. We plan, organize and implement bespoke gorilla trekking packages to Uganda and Rwanda designed to meet our clients’ travel expectations. We are a one stop centre for excellent gorilla trekking in East Africa offering memorable affordable packages with utmost transparency.
Our customized gorilla trekking tours take you deep to Bwindi impenetrable forest national park and Mgahinga Gorilla national park in Uganda, Volcanoes national park in Rwanda, offering you the most incredible and affordable gorilla trekking safaris in east and central Africa. Our professional driver guides guarantee travelers safe and comfortable transport to all tourism spots all over Africa.
FAQs FOR GORILLA TREKKING
Cost of Gorilla Trekking Permits
A Gorilla trekking permit is obtained from Uganda Wildlife Authority for the case of Uganda and Rwanda Development Board in the case of 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 costs $1500 for Non residents. Uganda gorilla permits to visit mountain gorillas in Bwindi National Park and Mgahinga National Park cost $600 (Non residents) $500 for Foreign Resident
Best time for Gorilla Trekking
While mountain gorillas in Uganda and Rwanda can be trekked throughout the whole year, normally dry months of June, July, August, and early September then December up to February are the most preferred. There is no guarantee that it won’t rain as Bwindi Impenetrable Forest is in the tropics. During high season gorilla permits to visit gorillas in Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park and Bwindi National Park is at $1500 and $600 per person respectively. For those who are price sensitive, should take advantage of Rwanda low season gorilla permits at $1050 per person.
When to book Gorilla Trekking Permit
You are advised to book your gorilla permit at least three months in advance to shortage most especially during high season. Please contact us with the date when you intend to trek and we will advise availability of permits on that day.
Age limit for Gorilla Trekking
The age limit for gorilla trekking in Uganda and Rwanda is 15 years. The authorities are very strict on this, so kindly make sure all children are 15 or older in order to avoid any sad incidents like being refused entry.