2022 Park Entrance Fees to Mgahinga gorilla national park

2022 park entrance fees to Mgahinga gorilla national park; park entrance fees are the charges or fares set by Uganda Wildlife Authority a government body in charge of tourism to tourists in order to access Mgahinga gorilla national park and engage in different park activities. Mgahinga gorilla national park is the smallest and one of the most visited protected area located in southwestern part of Uganda in Kisoro district bordering with Rwanda and Congo. The park covers a total area of 33.7 square kilometers and was gazetted in 1991 mainly to conserve and protect the endangered mountain gorillas. Mgahinga gorilla national park is a home of 76 mammal species including primates like the endangered mountain gorillas, golden monkeys, black and white colobus monkeys, l’hoest monkeys, mammals like forest buffaloes, elephants, giant forest hogs, black fronted duiker, porcupines, bushbucks and over 250 bird species including black kite, Rwenzori turaco, grey capped warbler among others.

2022 park entrance fees to Mgahinga gorilla national park

A days Park entrance ticket in Mgahinga gorilla national park is valid for twenty four hours from the time of entrance, extra time spent in the park after 24 hours will be charged as an extra day and fees are independent of package activities such as gorilla trekking, mountain climbing, bird watching.  All visitors will be required to present valid identification documents to confirm resident status and children are persons aged between 5 to 15 years while persons below 5 years are exempt.

Adults

Foreign non residents are charged 40 USD per person, 30 USD per person for foreign residents and 20,000 USD per person for East African citizens.

Children

Foreign non residents are charged 20 USD per person, 10 USD per person for foreign residents and 5,000 UGX per person for East African citizens.

Uganda pupils or students is a group are charged 3,000 UGX per person

Tertiary institutions or universities are charged 5,000 UGX per person

Uganda wildlife clubs are charged 2,000 UGX per person

Annual park entrance passes to Mgahinga gorilla national park

Individual

Annual park entrance passes to Mgahinga gorilla national park apply to foreign residents in Uganda and East African citizens only. Foreign residents require a work permit valid for one year to qualify for an annual pass.

Foreign residents are charged 350 USD per person and 150,000 UGX per person foe East African citizens.

Couple

Foreign residents are charged 500 USD per couple and 200,000 UGX per couple for East African citizens

Family (maximum of 4 children)

Foreign residents are charged 700 USD per family and 300,000 UGX per family for East African citizens.

Annual corporate pass

Foreign residents are charged 1,500 USD and 2,500,000 UGX for East African citizens

A safari guide and taxi driver are charged 100,000 UGX annual park entrance pass while a tour company driver enters for free.

2022 Park Entrance Fees to Mgahinga gorilla national park
Gorilla Trekking in Mgahinga

Guided nature walk and birding in Mgahinga gorilla national park

Birding in Mgahinga gorilla national park

Foreign non residents are charged 30 USD per person, 30 USD per person for foreign residents and 10,000 UGX per person for East African citizens.

Day nature walk in Mgahinga gorilla national park

Foreign non residents are charged 30 USD per person, 15 USD per person for foreign residents and 10,000 UGX per person for East African citizens

Gorge walk

Foreign non residents are charged 30 USD per person, 15 USD per person for foreign residents and 15,000 UGX per person for East African citizens.

Volcano climbing

Foreign non residents are charged 80 USD per person, 70 USD per person for foreign residents and 50,000 UGX per person for East African citizens

Guided short nature walks for children

Foreign non residents are charged 5 USD per child, 5 USD for foreign residents and 10,000 UGX for East African citizens.

Mgahinga platform view

Foreign non residents are charged 10 USD per person, 10 USD per person for foreign residents and 10,000 UGX per person for East African citizens.

Gorilla trekking permit in Mgahinga gorilla national park

Foreign non residents are charged 700 USD per person, 600 USD per person for foreign residents and 250,000 USD per person for East African citizens.

Rates of a gorilla trekking permit include the guide fees, park entrance fees for the day and community development contribution.

Golden monkey trekking permit in Mgahinga gorilla national park

Foreign non residents are charged 60 USD per person, 60 USD per person for foreign residents and 40,000 UGX per person for East African citizens.

Golden monkey habituation experience

Foreign non residents are charged 100 USD per person, 100 USD per person for foreign residents and 100,000 UGX per person for East African citizens.

Batwa trail experience in Mgahinga gorilla national park

Foreign non residents are charged 80 USD per person, 80 USD per person for foreign residents and 50,000 USD per person for East African citizens.

Aircraft landing fees

Glinders, microlights for foreign non residents are charged 10 USD, 10 USD for foreign residents and 20,000 UGX for East African citizens.

Up to 3 seater aircraft for foreign non residents is charged 20 USD, 20 USD for foreign residents and 40,000 UGX for East African citizens.

4 to 6 seater aircraft for foreign non residents is charged 30 USD, 30 USD for foreign residents and 60,000 UGX for East African citizens

7 to 14 seater aircraft for foreign non residents is charged 40 USD, 40 USD for foreign residents and 80,000 UGX for East African citizens

15 to 20 seater aircraft for foreign non residents is charges 50 USD, 50 USD for foreign residents and 100,000 UGX for East African citizens

21 seater and above aircraft for foreign non residents is charged 60 USD, 60 USD for foreign residents and 120,000 UGX for East African citizens

Helicopter for foreign non residents is charged 100 USD per landing, 125 USD for foreign residents and 250,000 UGX for East African citizens.

Landing fees excludes entry fees payable by passengers and pilots en-route do not pay entry fees if they spend less than 2 hours in the park.

Mgahinga gorilla national park offers different interesting activities which you can engage in during your safari including gorilla trekking, golden monkey trekking, golden monkey habituation experience, batwa trail experience, bird watching, nature walks, volcano climbing among others. For more information about 2022 park entrance fees to Mgahinga gorilla national park, you can contact us at Achieve Global Safaris or visit our website.

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