Summer 2011 Gorilla Trekking

April 25, 2011  By: Africa Adventure Consultants

Time is running out to secure your gorilla trekking permits for dates in summer 2011. Explore our Rwanda and Uganda Gorillas trip, take a group trip, or we can customize your gorilla adventure. Remaining permit availability and dates are as follows:


June 2011
1st = 40
2nd = 30
3rd = 30
4th = 25
5th = 40
6th = 6
9th = 2
10th = 8
11th = 3
12th = 3

July 2011
23rd = 1
24th = 1

August 2011
4th = 3

There are no permits left for September.

Uganda is slightly less limited, however many dates are already sold out – especially in July and August. September still has good availability. Permit availability changes daily, so book your trip quickly to secure your spot for this magical wilderness experience!

We are also pleased to announce that there is now a new gorilla group open for trekking in the Kisoro/Clouds Lodge area. The group is called ‘Mishaya’ and it currently has 9 members. In July 2010, the second ranking Silverback called ‘Mishaya’ broke away from the main Nshongi group, taking 8 other individuals with him.

Photos courtesy Gretchen Healey

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