Mountain Gorilla Safari

Gorillas, Chimps, and a Big Game Safari

Trip Cost

Prices are for 2021
$7995 (7-10 members)
$8395 (3-6 members)
Single supplement: $1750
Internal airfare: $550 (subject to change)
Chimp permits (2 treks): $400
Gorilla permits (2 treks): $1400

Information on pricing policy
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Extension Costs

Masai Mara National Reserve Extension: from $4495
Gorilla Tracking in Rwanda's Parc National des Volcans Extension: from $2695


Jan 11-20, 2021
Feb 8-17, 2021
Jul 14-23, 2021
Jan 10-19, 2022
Feb 21-Mar 2, 2022
Jul 14-23, 2022

Trip Cost Includes

  • Expert leadership of a Wilderness Travel Trip Leader and local guides
  • Accommodations, based on double occupancy
  • All meals included as indicated in the Detailed Itinerary (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
  • Guaranteed window seating in LandCruisers
  • Safari camp staff
  • Membership in Flying Doctor Society
  • Land transportation, airport transfers for passengers as noted, baggage handling

Trip Cost Does Not Include

International airfare, internal airfare, any meals not specified after each itinerary day in the Detailed Itinerary, optional excursions, airport departure taxes, park fees, optional tipping or gratuities to leaders or staff (tipping the camp crew is normal but entirely at your discretion), additional hotel nights that may be necessary due to airline schedule changes or other factors, pre-trip expenses of medical immunizations, travel insurance, or passports and visas, and other expenses of a personal nature (alcoholic beverages, laundry, etc.).

Trip Payment Schedule*

At time of reservation: $2400
90 days prior to departure: Balance

*In addition to the standard deposit of $600 per person to confirm your trip, a nonrefundable deposit of $1800 is required to secure your gorilla and chimp permits ($700 per gorilla permit, or $1400 total for the two included gorilla treks, plus $200 per chimp permit, or $400 total for the two chimp treks).

Cancellation and Transfer Fee Schedule*

Minimum fee (Gorilla and Chimp Permits): $1800 per person
91-120 days prior to departure: 25% of trip cost
46-90 days prior to departure: 50% of trip cost
45 days or less: 100% of trip cost

*Please note that this differs from our regular catalog departures.