Go further, see tree climbing lions and chimpanzees
Stay in an eco-friendly lodge in Bwindi Forest
Go on a jungle boat safari
See the Gorillas
When you choose a gorilla trek in Uganda, you must purchase a gorilla permit (aprx $600USD). Permit funds support conservation efforts to help keep this endangered species off the extinction list. There are only approximately 800 silverbacks in the world.
Social Impact Traveller supports the Nzirambi orphanage in Uganda. Providing scholarships for children to access higher levels of education. The Nzirambi Education Fund has funded students from high school to law school.
One of the ways in which you can help conserve the mountain gorillas is by visiting them. In Uganda, permit rates remain approximately $600 USD. Keep in mind, however, that these fees are helping to limit the number of people who come in contact with these precious animals; and the fees are used to continue conservation efforts.
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We can help you plan this ultimate adventure. In partnership with reputable tour operators in Uganda, we make sure you get the most out of your vacation – and you’ll feel good knowing your travel dollars are supporting community initiatives. Feel confident knowing you are getting expert advice in booking the journey that is right for you.