Mountain Gorilla Trekking In Africa

mountain gorilla trekking in africa

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Africa is the only continent in the whole world where mountain gorilla trekking is done in their natural habitat, the mountain gorilla is only done in Uganda, Rwanda, and Congo, regarding the best to see mountain gorillas depends on the interest of the tourists.

 

African mountain gorilla experiences in these three countries have no differences, though the only difference is that DR Congo and Rwanda lies in the Virunga hills with bamboo being the main vegetation while Uganda gorillas are in tropical rain-forest where chances seeing gorillas in Rwanda, Uganda, and DR Congo are 98%.

 

Ugandan mountain gorilla trekking is done in Mgahinga gorilla national park and Bwindi forest impenetrable national park, gorilla permits cost USD 700 for foreign nonresidents, USD600 for foreign residents, SD 1500 gorilla habituation, and USD 70 for East African citizens.

 

Rwandan mountain gorilla trekking is done in Volcanoes national park and its gorilla permit cost USD 1500.

 

DR Congo mountain gorilla trekking is done in Virunga national park and its permit cost USD 400.