How Can I Secure my Rwanda Gorilla Permit?

Acquiring gorilla permits in Rwanda require planning and booking ahead of time. Visiting with mountain gorillas in Rwanda is a strictly managed operation to protect the critically endangered mountain gorillas and to maintain their survival. With the habituated gorilla families available for visiting being ten, the number of visitors who can go trekking for gorillas on a single gorilla group is limited to 8 people per day, therefore, there is a total number of 80 gorilla permits available a single day.

With growing numbers of visitors for gorilla tours in Rwanda each year, obtaining a gorilla permit requires to be done early enough to secure your spot. This is especially if you plan to travel during the high seasons / Dry seasons of December to March and June to September, this period being a dry season receives big numbers of visitors and it’s more favorable to go hiking without too much mud and slippery terrain. The rainy seasons of April – May and November generally are not as competitive as the dryer seasons.

Booking with Rwanda Gorilla Safaris Company becomes so efficient for you to secure a gorilla permit. We have offices in both Rwanda and Uganda and have the capacity and ability to secure gorilla permits for visitors planning their gorilla trekking trips in Rwanda. We can also go ahead to secure your permit for Ugandan Gorillas in Bwindi impenetrable forest and Mgahinga national park, Virunga national park and Kahuzi Biega national park for the Lowland gorillas in the Congo. Please book your gorilla permit for Rwanda at $750 for non residents, $450 for East African residents, $300 East African Citizens, $375 for Rwandan residents as well as 30000Frw for the Rwandan citizens.

The Volcanoes national park is situated just two hours from the Kigali international airport and Kigali city is home to Rwanda’s mountain gorillas and part of the Virunga conservation region. It is only when you have secured the gorilla permit that you will be assured of taking a visit in any gorilla family assigned to. Rwanda Gorilla Safaris will then ensure that you get experienced guides who will take you through these gorilla families with no regret at all. Booking of lodges will also be done depending on what you need.

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Where to go in Kigali

Kigali City, has very many point of interest which you can visit while on your business trip in Rwanda. The Kigali Genocide Memorial Center is the most tourist spot for your visit and other genocides which you can visit on your one day Kigali city tour. There is much more craft shops you can visit and from here you can buy a souvenir's to take home.

Where to Eat in Kigali

Kigali has several restaurants which local dishes and continental meals in Kigali. It is much adventurous to take your dinner or lunch out of your hotel and most of the eat out point offers the best African coffee, soon on this guide we shall list for you the best eat out points to visit while in Kigali for your holiday.

Shopping Places in Kigali

Kigali has very many shopping malls while on your Rwanda safari, international supermarkets and shops are available.

Night Clubs in Kigali

While on your holiday in Kigali, do not miss the night life in Kigali. There is many night clubs where you can go for parting with friends and Rwandan girls and boys are much welcoming to dance with you in the night and security is available.

How Travel around Kigali

Kigali city is small and clean and you can tour it within a day and you can use the public transport like Boda Boda or Tax, and those that are willing to travel in comfortable way you can hire a private car from several car rental companies and none other than "" can offer you the best affordable and competitive quote. The Jeep offered from this car rental agency in Kigali along the Kigali Airport Road at the St Peter's House are all 4x4 WD and they can go far from the Kigali City to say some National Parks like Akagera National Park which offers game drive viewing.