Are you interested in visiting Uganda to see the golden monkeys and you want to spend much more time with the golden monkeys, in the article we explain in details about the FAQS About Golden Monkey Habituation Experience to help you plan in advance accordingly?
Where can I do golden monkey experience
One of the faqs about golden monkey habituation experience is where can I do it from. Golden monkeys are found in the virunga ranges specifically in Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda and Mgahinga National Park in Uganda. It is here that habituated golden monkeys are found. Please note that while there is golden monkey trekking in Uganda and Rwanda, golden monkey habituation experience is only in Mgahinga National Park in Uganda. For all those interested in this habituation experience must plan to include Mgahinga National Park in their safari program.
How long is golden monkey experience.
Unlike chimpanzee habituation experience that is a full day experience, golden monkey habituation experience is a four hour activity and one can do it in the morning or afternoon. This involves hiking in the forest with guides and researchers to learn more about golden monkey habituation. Its almost the same as gorilla habituation experience which is also four hours.
How much is golden monkey habituation permits
Other FAQS About Golden Monkey Habituation Experience is how much is the price of its permit? Golden monkey habituation experience permits cost USD100 and can be booked at Uganda Wildlife Authority head office or on ground in Magahinga National Park. Please contact Eco Adventure Safaris for more details about booking your permit to go and experience golden monkey habituation in Mgahinga National Park.
What is the minimum number for gorilla habituation experience.
Unlike golden monkey trekking that has no minimum numbers, golden monkey trekking is limited to only six people who can see these monkeys either in the morning or afternoon. We therefore encourage all those interested in doing golden monkey habituation experience to contact Encounter Africa Safaris on availability of permits before confirmation. For more information about Golden monkey habituation experience, do not hesitate to consult Eco Adventure Safaris your dedicated DMC for East Africa’s primate tours. We organize tours to Uganda and Rwanda to do golden monkey trekking and habituation experience.
Other Things to do in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park
Batwa Cultural Trail Experience
This is done in the Mgahinga Batwa cultural trail. On Batwa cultural trail experience tour you will be guided by one of the Batwa guides giving you an opportunity to learn about traditional forest life of the Batwa in Mgahinga Forest which is historically the home of the Batwa, you will also enjoy the traditional dances of the Batwa and Stone Age including making traditional fire among other activities taking you through the authentic batwa life during the times in the forest. This activity costs $80 per person.
Nature walk in Gahinga Forest
The Nature walk is done in Mgahinga forest it is a very exciting activity to do after gorilla trekking which gives you an opportunity to learn more about tree species as well other wildlife species in the forest.
Village walk around Kisoro
This walk will take you through Kisoro local communities including visiting local markets and learning the day to day life of the local people in Kisoro. You have an opportunity to engage and learn more about the Bafumbira and Bakiga tribes including enjoying traditional cultural dances, local foods and local arts.
Golden Monkey Tracking
Golden Monkey tracking is another activity that can be done after gorilla trekking in Mgahinga, this is only done in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park, like gorilla tracking this also starts in the morning with briefing and after you head out with walking through the forest in search for these endangered monkeys. Golden monkey tracking permits are readily available and can be purchased on arrival at the park headquarters.
Golden Monkey Habituation
Golden Monkey Habituation is another activity that can be done after gorilla trekking in Mgahinga, this gives you an opportunity to spend much time with the semi habituated Golden monkeys as you participate in activities geared to making them get used to human presence this also starts in the morning with briefing and after you head out with walking through the forest in search for these endangered monkeys. Golden monkey habituation permits are readily available and can be purchased on arrival at the park headquarters.
Mgahinga Gorilla National Park is one of the best places for bird watching in Uganda, the park is home to over 127 bird species with various Albertine endemics.
Why book Mgahinga National Park gorilla and golden monkey trekking with Eco Adventure Safaris
Eco Adventure Safaris offers amazing gorilla experiences Mgahinga national Park, the rest of Uganda and the East African region as a whole. Contact us here for our discounted packages and also tailor made trips. Our magic in organizing authentic experience stems from the fact that we have overtime assembled a team mixed with young and energetic staff guided by well experienced mature managers and directors who are Ugandans and passionate about what they do. Eco Adventure Safaris is highly rated and reviewed on Trip Advisor to help you learn on the experiences of the other travelers who have traveled with us. FAQS About Golden Monkey Habituation Experience