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You can spend more hours with gorillas if you so wish and Encounter Africa safaris is here to show you how this can happen most especially in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park or Mgahinga National Park. Under normal conditions, tourists are supposed to spend one hour with mountain gorillas after paying USD600.00 for a gorilla permit or USD450.00 in April, May, November. The usual gorilla permit allows one to spend one hour with the gorillas, it includes park fees as well as a ranger guide from Uganda Wildlife Authority who will walk with you in the forest to look for the mountain gorillas

How to spend more hours with gorillas

Uganda and Rwanda provides options to spend more hours with gorillas to whoever wants to do so. Gorilla habituation experience allows you to spend more hours with gorillas in the southern part of Bwindi Impenetrable national Park. Two gorilla families under habituation have been put aside for those willing to spend more time with gorillas. Gorilla habituation permits costs USD1500.00 per person and allows a tourist to spend four hours with mountain gorillas under habituation. Instead of spending one hour during gorilla trekking, one would rather pay USD1500 and spend four hours more over in one day. Spend more hours with gorillas by contacting Encounter Africa safaris

Other groups that would like to spend more hours with gorilla are film crews and television companies. Filming mountain gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park or Mgahinga National Park. Television companies can now pay USD4000.00 for the group and gorilla permits for each crew member to spend more hours with gorillas. With this, the group is allowed to spend more time filming gorillas for the whole day. Encounter Africa safaris is leading the way in organizing gorilla trekking safaris and should you like to spend more hours with gorillas, kindly contact us and we will tailor a gorilla trek safari to Rwanda or Uganda

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