Fly Into Kigali and go Gorilla Trekking Uganda

Gorilla trekking experience in Africa is one of the most sought after experience by tourists from all over the world with the most concentration in the Virunga region in East Africa. Gorilla safaris are conducted in Uganda- Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park & Mount Gahinga Gorilla National Park, Rwanda- Volcanoes National Park and Democratic Republic of Congo- Virunga National Park and Kahuzi Biega National park.

With the new development in the tourism industry in Rwanda, where gorilla trekking permits have been increased to an astonishing $$1,500 from $750, it has become difficult to organize cheap gorilla tours in Rwanda and can only be affordable by luxury travelers.

However, by virtual of the location and proximity of Kigali international airport to Gorilla destinations in Uganda- Bwindi Impenetrable forest and Mount Gahinga Gorilla National Parks, tourist can enjoy cheaper gorilla trekking Uganda safaris. Rushaga and Ruhija sectors in Bwindi and Mgahinga are just 4 hours from Kigali international airport which is a transit airport for most East African countries. Tourists can arrive at Kigali in Rwanda and do gorilla trekking safaris in Uganda.

Tourists interested in gorilla safaris only can do as short as 2 days gorilla trekking safari from Kigali to Uganda. Tourists with more days can do a combination of other destinations like Kibale National Park for Chimpanzee tracking and Queen Elizabeth National park for wildlife safaris.

Gorilla tracking permits in Uganda range from $450 to $600 per trekking permit. Uganda gorilla trekking permits are sold at $450 in the months of April, May and November and $600 for the rest of the year. Uganda has a total of 14 habituated gorilla families open for trekking and can accommodate 8 tourists per day.

Gorilla trekking Uganda safaris starting from Entebbe or Kampala are also ongoing by road and if distance has been an issue, there are daily scheduled flights to and from Bwindi Impenetrable National park and fly in gorilla safaris in Uganda are more popular. The flights leave Entebbe to either Kihihi or Kisoro on a daily basis at 7:00am by AeroLink Uganda.

Gorilla Family in Bwindi

Fly into Rwanda – Track Gorillas in Uganda is a money and time-saving possibility for those wishing only to track Gorillas.

The Southern Region of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest is a reasonable distance from Kigali Airport. Making Fly into Rwanda – Trek Gorillas in Uganda a Time and Money savings possibility over driving from Entebbe or trekking gorillas in Rwanda where

If you are only Gorilla Trekking you save a 9 hour long Drive-Time from Entebbe or Kampala and take advantage of lower permit prices, promotional permits and the exclusive Gorilla Habituation Experience which is 4-hours with a Gorilla Family on an all-day trek in the Rushaga Region of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.

It is only a 4-hour drive from Kigali Airport to the Rushaga Area of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest in Uganda.

Your gorilla safari adventures across East Africa should not stop and limited by price.