In the interest of tourists and all gorilla fans, one gorilla permit costs only $200 in low seasons giving back $200 to every tourist who chose to track gorillas in Congo. Gorilla permits in Congo cost $400 but are discounted from mid-March to mid may or Mid October–Mid November as a way of boosting gorilla tourism in the country. Congo is a home to both low land and mountain gorillas so the choice is yours to decide where to the trek and which type of gorillas to see. Congo gorilla safaris are the best for any one travelling on budget and Virunga National Park and Kahuzi Biega National park are always open for any one above fifteen years provided they have reserved their trekking gorilla permits a gate pass to the forested jungle home of gorillas. The Big thanks goes to the conservationists who protect and fight for the lives of the endangered primates.
If you are a big fun of gorillas why not reserve your gorilla permit earlier and experience the wonderful life of primates in the jungle, save big and carry home memories. Booking a Congo gorilla permit doesn’t need your presence; just dedicate all the responsibility to a tour agent in charge of your safari tour. One needs just 2-3 days to track gorillas in Congo in either Virunga National Park or Kahuzi Biega National Park. However, if you planning to track gorillas in Congo in any other month of the year, a gorilla permit costs only $400 dollars.
Congo Gorilla Safari Essentials
On top of that tracking gorillas in Congo requires a few essentials that make it worth for one to enter the country and enjoy his or her vacation without any inconveniences. Among these essentials is the Congo tourist Visa, Accommodation, transport and choosing a right travel agent.
Congo Tourist Visa
Every tourist to Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) needs a tourist visa to enter the country. However, there are some must have visa requirements to qualify for a tourist visa in Congo. Gorilla trekking permit or volcano hiking permit, or a confirmed tour itinerary and accommodation booking. With all the above mention in place it’s very easy to secure a tourist visa in Congo. Once you have all your trip essentials booked with a confirmation of your payments, then you can proceed with online visa processing.
Trip Accommodation and Transport
When planning to track gorillas in Congo, better to choose among Rwanda Gisenyi accommodation because they are affordable and cost friendly and give visitors a chance to stay in a place in line with their budget as planned. Am not saying staying in Congo is bad but Congo accommodation facilities are limited and quite expensive compared to those in Rwanda. When you book a private gorilla safari to Congo, no need to worry about transport and accommodation because tour constants and experts organize it all.