How much is a gorilla tracking safari in Uganda – How much does it cost to see mountain Gorillas?
How much is a gorilla tracking safari in Uganda? – This is a common question that is asked by many travelers, mostly before confirming a Gorilla tracking holiday in Uganda, but the price of a Gorilla tour varies basing on many factors as our today’s article suggests. The cost of a Gorilla tracking holiday in Uganda is relatively cheaper and affordable as compared to the other Gorilla tracking destinations. The cost of a Gorilla tracking trip is determined by a number of factors including but not limited to the cost of a Gorilla permit, accommodation, type of transport/car to be used during the tour, length of safari among others.
The Uganda Gorilla tracking permit costs only USD700 per person per trek, as compared to the Rwanda Gorilla permit which is USD1500 per person per trek, this makes the Uganda Gorilla tracking safari very cheap as compared to that of Rwanda, and yet the same experience is guaranteed.
Our highly recommended 3 Days Uganda Gorilla tracking safari costs USD650 per person in a group of two people sharing (this excludes the cost of the Uganda Gorilla tracking permit of USD700per person per trek) The price we offer at Great Adventure Safaris includes Transport, Accommodation and Meals, a professional driver guide, drinking water in the car and all transfers.
Cost Break Down for Uganda Gorilla Tracking trip in Bwindi or Mgahinga
While booking your Uganda Gorilla trekking tour, consider the following:
Uganda Gorilla Tracking Permit
The Uganda Gorilla Tracking permit costs USD700 per person per trek, therefore while budgeting for your Uganda Gorilla tour this is the first cost you have to consider.
Uganda Gorilla Safari Lodges
There are basically 3 types of lodges Budget Lodges, Mid-range Lodges and Luxury lodges, the Budget Gorilla safari Lodges charge between USD50 to USD70 per person when sharing, the Mid-range Gorilla Safari Lodges charge between USD80 to USD130 per person while sharing while the Luxury Lodges start from USD150 per person when sharing. At Great Adventure Safaris, we have a selected number of comfortable Gorilla Safari Lodges per category in every Gorilla tracking sector of the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and the Mgahinga Gorilla National Parks.
Cost of Transport for Gorilla tracking in Uganda
Our rates include a standard safari vehicle and or a land-cruiser jeep, if you prefer to upgrade a small additional amount is charged. We don’t recommend using public means; we offer all inclusive Uganda Gorilla packages.
Booking the Uganda Gorilla tracking safari
It’s advised to book your Uganda Gorilla tracking tour at least 5 months in advance, this is because the Gorilla tracking permits are on high demand. However in case you find yourself in a position where your trip is last minute, please contact Great Adventure safaris and we shall help you reserve Gorilla tracking permits.