Discounted Gorilla Permits in Rwanda : Gorilla trekking in Rwanda will help you explore the mountain gorillas in Africa which will give you the opportunity to observe the behaviour of the primates in the wild. As a way to promote gorilla trekking in Rwanda amidst the covid-19 global pandemic which affected the income of the people worldwide but with the need to increase the number of people that participate in the activity, the Rwanda development board has come up with a number of measures including giving discounts for the gorilla permits in Rwanda in order to give them the opportunity and avoid missing out in the memorable activity. Gorilla trekking is the best gorilla trekking destinations in Africa where you will get to watch half of the world’s remaining mountain gorillas in volcanoes national park.
While participating in gorilla trekking in volcanoes national park, you will get to hike the Virunga mountains in Rwanda in order to access the habituated gorilla families in Rwanda. the different mountains include; mount gahinga, mount sabyinyo, mount karisimbi, mount sabyinyo, mount muhabura, mount karisimbi and mount bisoke. When you get to the habituated gorilla families in Rwanda, you will get to spend one hour with the gorillas observing a number of rewarding features of the primates in the wild.
among the features you will get to realise is the fact that gorillas are very strong primates bigger than the chimpanzees and the different monkey species, you will get to understand that the dominant silverback has all the mating rights with the females in the group and many other interesting features of the primates in the wild. You can obtain a gorilla trekking permit from a trusted tour operator or the Rwanda development board the tourism board for the country where you can also obtain a number of tourism activities during your Rwanda safari.
|Gorilla trekking in volcanoes national park||Nationals EAC||200|
|Corporates/organizations||10%discount on bulk purchases from 30 permits|
|Families||15% discount on family visits(couples and children over 15 years old)|
|African citizens||A promotion of 500 will be applied for mountain gorilla trekking|
|International tourists(non-African citizens travelling in a group of 100 and more)||A promotion of 500 will be applied for mountain gorilla trekking|
|Tour/ Hotel operators||15%discount for each permit purchased that includes 1 night in accommodation and tourism activity|
|All other products/ experiences in volcanoes and Nyungwe national park||Nationals, east African citizens, foreign residents||30% discount on groups of 10 where applicable|
|Nationals foreign residents east African citizens||10% for individual travellers|
|Corporates/ organizations||30% discount on bulk purchases from 30 permits|
|Families||15% discount for family visits (couple and children)|
For travellers interested in taking part in a number of other activities in volcanoes national park like golden monkey trekking which will help you observe the endangered golden monkeys that are endemic to the Albertine rift, you can also participate in hiking the Virunga mountains in Rwanda which will give you the chance to observe a number of rewarding attractions like the numerous bird species like the Albertine endemic species, you will also have the opportunity to watch the twin lakes in Rwanda that is lake Burera and lake Ruhondo, you will also have the opportunity to watch the largest fresh water lake in Rwanda lake kivu among other activities in volcanoes national park. important to note about the promotion for the discounts on the gorilla trekking permits in Rwanda is the fact that the promotion is valid till 31st December 2022.
A number of other activities in Nyungwe national park are also eligible for the discount as shown in the table above for activities like chimpanzee trekking in Rwanda, the canopy walk in Rwanda, monkey trekking in Rwanda, the Isumo waterfalls hike in Rwanda, the kamiranzovu hike in Rwanda among other rewarding activities.