Golden monkey tracking in Uganda and Rwanda, Golden monkeys resides in Uganda’s National Park and Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park in East Africa and if there is anyone who would like to trek them, he/she will have to go to either Mgahinga Gorilla National Park in Uganda or Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda where gold meets silver to give you a magical memory of a safari experience. In this issue, we will illustrate Golden monkey trekking FAQ so that those interested in trekking them can get an idea of what to expect.
Golden monkey trekking FAQ is at what time does Golden monkey trekking start? Golden monkey trekking in Volcanoes National Park Rwanda begins at 7:00am just like Gorilla trekking and in Uganda it starts at 8:00am. Trekkers are supposed to be at the Park offices for briefing about the dos and don’ts while with Golden monkeys and thereafter, they trek into the bamboo forest to look out for them.
Like Gorilla Tracking, Golden Monkey trekking is a one hour activity. Once you have found the Golden monkeys, you will be allowed just one hour to observe their behavior, take photographs and then return back to your lodge. This therefore should settle one of the Golden monkeys trekking FAQ
Unlike Gorilla tracking that requires a maximum of eight people per Gorilla family, there is no limitation on the number of people for a given Golden monkey family/Community. A family of Golden monkeys can thus be trekked by as many people as present on any trekking day in either Volcanoes National Park Rwanda or Mgahinga National Park Uganda.
Another Golden monkey trekking FAQ is the price of a permit. In Rwanda (Volcanoes National Park), a Golden monkey permit costs USD100per person per trek, including Park entry fees services of a Ranger guide, and spending one hour with habituated Golden monkeys. and USD50 in Uganda (Mgahinga Gorilla National Park). This excludes, Park entry fees but it includes services of a Ranger guide, and spending one hour with habituated Golden monkeys. Golden monkey permits can be booked in advance or on ground since there is no limit on the people to trek them. Age limit for those interested in trekking Golden monkeys is 12 years much as it is not as strict as Gorilla trekking. Great Adventures Safaris organizes tours and holidays to see Golden Monkeys in Uganda and Rwanda and for those interested do not hesitate to contact us