Gorillas in Uganda or Rwanda?
Should I track gorillas in Uganda or Rwanda? That’s a quest asked by many when deciding to track mountain gorillas. Your success, Safety, and budget are priority when tracking the Mountain Gorillas in Uganda, Rwanda. Wellbeing – Security is the Focus.
In this article, we have out together well researched and analysed points to help you better decide whether or not to track gorillas from Ugand aor Rwanda.
Gorilla permit cost: Uganda and Rwanda gorilla safaris have different gorilla permit prices, the guests pay for permits from 600 USD to 1500 USD for Uganda anda Rwanda gorilla permits respectively. This include park entrance and community development fee for both parks.
Security (National stability): There have been no security issues in both Rwanda and in Uganda. Alongside the military, there is the Presence of Armed Guides for your Gorilla Trek. Uganda has the additional Police force called the Tourism Polica that work hand in hand with the Tour operators.
Is it safe to track Gorillas in Uganda or Rwanda?
Uganda and Rwanda are two of the most secure nations to track mountain gorillas – neither one of the countries has its African variants of drive-by shootings, weapon proprietorship is very restricted here and one of the most secure spots to be in either Uganda or Rwanda is on a Gorilla Trek in Bwindi Impenetrable Park, Mgahinga Gorilla Park, and Volcanoes National Park.
No guest can’t wander alone into Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda or Bwindi Impenetrable Forest or Mgahinga Gorilla Park in Uganda – they are dependably with a guide and are fully escorted. This is a defensive measure that is taken by Uganda and Rwanda for every one of the individuals who come to visit the mountain Gorillas in either nation.