Rwanda golden monkey permits
- March 28, 2017
- Posted by: Africa Safaris
- Category: Travel News
This article talks about Rwanda golden monkey permits, where to trek golden monkeys in Rwanda, when to book your Rwanda golden permits and so much more. Just like Mgahinga National Park in Uganda, it’s in Volcanoes National Park where gold meets silver. In other words Volcanoes National Park is another place where golden monkeys co-exist with mountain gorillas giving chance for tourists that visit volcanoes National Park to trek gorillas and golden monkeys if they so wish. Rwanda is popularly known for mountain gorilla trekking where over ten families have been habituated for gorilla trekking and research. Encounter Africa safaris operates both golden monkey and gorilla trekking safaris to volcanoes National Park
Cost of Rwanda golden monkey permits
The price of Rwanda golden monkey permits keep on changing as Rwanda government amends its tariffs. Currently Rwanda golden monkey permits cost USD100.00 each and allows you to trekking golden monkeys in Volcanoes National Park. Please contact Encounter Africa safaris and we will keep you updated if there is any change in price.
What is included in Rwanda golden monkey permits?
Included in the price of Rwanda golden monkey permit are park fees for Volcanoes National Park, spending one hour with habituated golden monkeys as well as security and services of an armed ranger guide. It should be noted that golden monkey trekking is a half day activity and does not have minimum or maximum numbers. It is not like gorilla trekking where a habituated gorilla family is restricted to only 8 people per day. This therefore means that you can always book you Rwanda golden monkey permit anytime even on ground. For more information, kindly contact Encounter Africa safaris for more details on organizing a successful golden monkey trekking safari to Volcanoes National Park. For those that have more days to spend in Rwanda, you can as well combine gorilla trekking in Volcanoes National Park with a visit to Lake Kivu or Nyungwe forest National Park.