Ruhija gorilla permits, Ruhija sector in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park is one of the trail heads for Gorilla trekking activity in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Ruhija Gorilla Permits are available for tourists on a daily basis where tour operators can book them through Uganda Wildlife Authority offices. Ruhija sector has been for long time popular in Gorilla trekking after Buhoma sector the north of Bwindi National Park.
Ruhija has four different Gorilla families which are open to tourism and that means, there are thirty two Gorilla permits available for Ruhija sector every day at the Uganda Wildlife Authority offices on a first come first serve basis. Ruhija habituated Gorilla families are Bitukura, Oruzogo, Mukiza Gorilla families and Kyagurilo Gorilla family which also double as a research Gorilla family.
Great Adventure Safaris has access to the Uganda Wildlife Authority Gorilla permit data base and can at any time check availability of Gorilla permits and pre book them for you to see Ruhija Gorillas once contacted and given your dates of travel. Trekking Ruhija Gorillas is like any other sector of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park and it is an awesome experience that any tourist should endeavor to book and participate in. Watching Mountain Gorillas in their natural habitat is becoming very popular in Uganda tourism compared to other countries of Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo. Book your Gorilla trekking adventure with Great Adventure Safaris for an experience of a lifetime.
Ruhija Gorilla Permit Booking
Gorilla permits in Uganda are now booked and allocated depending on the region/sector where some of these habituated mountain Gorillas families are found. If you wish to trek mountain Gorillas in Ruhija the Eastern part of Bwindi National Park you will have an opportunity to trek one of the four Gorilla families in this region which are Oruzogo, Bitukura, Kyagurilo and Mukiza Gorilla families. Uganda Gorilla permits are only booked and issued by the Uganda Wildlife Authority a government body in charge of all our National Parks and their reserves. If you wish to trek mountain Gorillas in Ruhija contact us at Great Adventure Safaris with your specific dates of travel and we check availability at the Uganda Wildlife Authority and should we find availability for your dates, we will hold them for you up to five days until you make a payment. After we have secured your Gorilla permits we will scan and send you copies for your perusal and book other services as per your itinerary.
Gorilla family allocation can only be done on ground on your Gorilla trekking day. If you have a specific Gorilla family you want to visit our professional guide will help you get it once you let him know and this always happens in the morning of your trekking day as you are for the general briefing about the dos and the don’ts while in the forest. Basically Gorilla family allocation also depends on the physical fitness and individual interest of a tourist and many tourists prefer easier Gorilla treks and while this is possible, it is not guaranteed as sometimes mountain Gorillas can start moving fast depending on availability of food and water and you have to follow them up.