Gorilla Trekking and the Cost of Gorilla Trekking Permits in Rwanda

Of all the continents in the world, Africa is greatly endowed with mountain gorillas and among the few countries to track the gorillas includes Rwanda .You can see gorillas in Rwanda when you visit Volcanoes National Park in the Virunga ranges.

You must have a gorilla permit to see Rwanda gorillas at a cost of $1500 per trekker per permit. For cases where a tourist may prefer to book an entire gorilla family, gorilla permits are purchased at $15000 with exclusive tour guiding services.

Gorilla permits are purchased by tourists at $1050 only in the month of November to May. For conference visitors who stay back before or after MICE events to view mountain gorillas, they pay $1275

We can help you book yourself a gorilla tracking permit in Rwanda at no extra charge within the shortest time possible.

Only tourists with 16 years and above are eligible to get a gorilla permit, that’s why it is important to go with your passport details at the park headquarters just to crosscheck with the permit to confirm that the permit belongs to you.

Tourists are expected to be at Kinigi Park Headquarters by 7:00 am early morning to brief them about everything in the trekking adventure People who are found unfit or ill are not allowed to trek at this very point, and normally Rwanda Development Board refunds only 50% of the gorilla trekking fee to those who paid for the permit and never tracked the gorillas because of illness.