Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) has launched a Gorilla tracking promotion valid during the months of April and May 2013 (01 April - 31 May 2013). Foreign non residents will pay US$350 instead of US$500 for a gorilla permit, foreign residents US$300 (US$450) and East Africans will part with Ush150,000 (Ush 250,000) a permit. The promotion, which is open to all tour operators and partners, applies to unsold permits for this period and does not include prepayments before announcement of this promotion.
The gorilla permits under the promotional rates can only be obtained from the reservations office at Uganda Wildlife Authority's headquarters in Kampala and must be paid for in full in cash or via direct bank transfer at the time of booking. There will be no cash refunds, reschedules, cancellations and transfers allowed on promotion permits. No promotional permits will be sold at the park. For more information contact Uganda Wildlife Authority.