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Uganda Wildlife Authority introduced gorilla habituation safari experiences for those that would love to spend more time with mountain gorillas under habituation. By paying USD1500 for a gorilla habituation permit, one is allowed to spend 4 hours with a group of gorillas under habituation. Two gorilla families in Rushaga have been put aside for gorilla habituation experience in Rushaga. In this article, we will explore gorilla habituation recommended lodges.

While planning to do gorilla habituation experience, one needs to know that, it only happens in the southern part of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and as such you need to know where you will be staying. There several lodge options in Rushaga where one can stay. By exploring the available gorilla habituation recommended lodges, we want to avoid clients booking lodges on a different side of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.

Bwindi gorilla habituation recommended lodges

One of gorilla habituation recommended lodges is Gorilla safari Lodge which is located just few meters from the Rushaga UWA headquarters. Gorilla safari Lodge is a high Mid-range accommodation property that is closest to the starting point. The fact that gorilla habituation holidays start a bit earlier than gorilla trekking, one is required to be at the park headquarters in time for briefing.

Other gorilla habituation recommended lodges include Gorilla Valley lodge located about 20 minutes’ drive to Rushaga UWA headquarters. This is a budget option with basic facilities but value for money. There other luxury options but located about 45 minutes from Rushaga. Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge and Nkuringo Gorilla Camp can be used for lodging but are located in Nkuringo. One will be required to wake up early so that she/he arrives at UWA briefing point in time.

For more information about gorilla habituation recommended lodge, kindly reach out to one of Encounter Africa safaris who will help you with all gorilla habituation holiday questions to enable you plan well in advance.

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