Bwindi Forest & Mgahinga Gorilla Parks entrance fees

February 9, 2020
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Summary of Bwindi Forest & Mgahinga Gorilla Parks entrance fees.

Bwindi impenetrable National Park is located in South western Uganda. Its one of the most frequently visited park in Uganda. Its due to the presence of a big percentage of mountain gorillas and so the visitors don’t want to stand a chance  of missing to trek them. On a daily basis, this park receives different travelers of different countries all over the world. This approximate to 136 travelers. Bwindi impenetrable National Park consists  of 350 species of birds and some other endangered species. Due to this effect, majority of the new visitors willing to take in part of this tour ask the amount of entrance fee in this park. The entrance fee mainly depend on the activities to be done in that jungle. Therefore, there are different entrance fees for different activities.

Mgahinga gorilla park originated its name form Gahinga which means the  piles of volcanic stones cleared from farmland at the foot of the volcanoes.






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Bwindi impenetrable single permit goes for $700 for foreign non-residents, $500 for foreign residents, shs 250,000 for East African residents. The cost of a gorilla permit includes the following; park entrance fees, park ranger fees, conservation fees, local fees and other government taxes. This highly attracts visitors because they pay at once. Though for some few private tours that are not part of this permit are paid for.

Adequate time is available to trek for gorillas though if you  need extra hours then its advisable to buy a gorilla habituation permit. This permit runs for $1500 each. This includes park entrance fees, park rangers fees, conservation fees, local fees and other government taxes.This permit allows you to stay with a gorilla family for some good hours  which can be around 4 hours. This implies that you don’t need to pay again the park entrance fees.

Batwa pygmies Experience.

These have made a record because of they are known to be the shortest . They are known to be the first people of the rain forest The permit for this goes for  $40 for foreign non-residents, $40 for foreign residents and shs 40,000 for East African residents. With our tour guides, you traveler the boundaries  of Bwindi impenetrable forest. During the time to visit the Batwa, you have different sorts of entertainments from these people like songs, dances and tales. You also associate with them as they will answer your questions.

Golden monkey Tour.

To have this tour, you must be having a golden monkey permit that goes for $100 each. With this permit, you spend more time with these endangered golden monkeys. By the time you decide to leave you would have known how they behavior, associate with others what they eat and where they rest. You will notice that they don’t move far from there habitats to feed. Just as its name says ‘ golden monkey’ you will be able to notice them yourself jumping from one branch of the tree to another. Though our tour guides will help you identify there habitats. This permit consists of the rangers fee and conservation fee.

Going up on Mgahinga Volcano.

Going up on the volcano sounds easy, though you need to be a person who doesn’t fear heights and flexible. If not, its always advisable to do some physical exercises before the journey. Just like any other tour, to climb Mganhinga volcano the permit costs $80 for foreign non-residents, $70 for foreign residents and shs 50,000 for East African residents. This permit also includes the park entrance fee, conservation fee, and government taxes. If you have some luggage and you would love to carry it along, porters are available to be hired at a fee of shs 40,000.

Bwindi Forest & Mgahinga Gorilla Parks entrance fees are affordable and includes activity that a traveler paid for. For any extra activity that is not included in the package then its paid for separately. For a remarkable tour, come tour with Amazing Gorilla Safaris.




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