Gorilla tracking permit increases to US$1,500

The RDB yesterday made the following announcement:

The price of a Gorilla Tracking Permit will increase from US$750 to US$1,500 for all visitors, effective immediately 6 May 2017. The price increase will not affect tourists who had already purchased their tickets prior to this announcement.

A new exclusive package for tourists who wish to book an entire family of gorillas and to receive exclusive personalised tour guide services has been introduced at US$15,000.

Tourists who visit other national parks (Nyungwe and Akagera) for a minimum of three days, in addition to gorilla trekking will receive a discount of 30%.

Conference tourists, who stay pre or post conference dates to see gorillas will be eligible for a 15% discount.

For further details, see http://www.rdb.rw/home/newsdetails/article/increase-of-gorilla-permit-tariffs.html



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