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Uganda Mountain Gorilla Extension

Track endangered mountain gorillas and sit with them in their wild rainforest habitat!
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Pricing
Trip Dates
This is a custom extension, departing anytime on demand to coincide with your African safari.

2014 Fees
Two Travelers: $5,195 per person
Three or More Travelers: $4,495 per person
plus Gorilla permits: $1,000 per person (2 treks)
Single Supplement when traveling with groups of 2 or more: $935

Deposit: 25% of program fee (non-refundable)
plus $1,000 per person permit fees (non-refundable)

Please ask an Adventure Specialist for pricing for larger groups. Prices are per person based on double occupancy and are given in US Dollars. Fees may increase for 2015.
Location of Adventure
Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, Uganda
Group Size Limit
Eight travelers are permitted to trek to each family each day, but there are several families in Bwindi, allowing for several trekking groups daily.
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Included
Accommodations, meals from lunch Day 1 to lunch final day, bottled water in vehicles, services of local guides and lodge staff, airport transfers on Day 1 and final day, entrance fees, and all taxes.
Not Included
Travel to and from start and end point of trip, beverages (other than bottled water in vehicles), gratuities, passport and visa fees, optional activities, gorilla trekking permits, gorilla trekking porters, items of a personal nature (phone calls, souvenirs, etc.), airline baggage fees, airport and departure taxes, optional travel insurance and required medical evacuation insurance.
Physical Requirements
Moderate to Difficult
The strenuous (sometimes very strenuous) treks to the gorillas usually take between two and three hours, but can take as short as 15 minutes and as long as four to eight hours (we’ve had one trek take even longer than that). We travel at a pace to accommodate all hikers. Travelers are not required to participate in all activities and are welcome to forgo any portion of the program. Travelers should be aware that if they turn around due to fatigue, illness or any other reason, the remainder of the group will go on. The returning traveler will be escorted by a local guide.
Important Information About This Trip
The minimum age for gorilla trekking is 15 years old, as mandated by the Uganda Wildlife Authority.
Getting There & Getting Home
You must arrive in Entebbe, Uganda in the morning on Day 1 and you may depart Entebbe in the late afternoon or evening on the final day. We can best serve you if Natural Habitat Adventures’ Travel Desk makes these reservations for you as they are intimately familiar with the special requirements of these programs and can arrange the most efficient and cost-effective travel. Please call us at 1-800-543-8917.

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