Rwanda’s expensive gorilla permits keeping some tourists away

Rwanda’s expensive gorilla permits keeping some tourists away



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Since the Rwanda Development Board (RDB) doubled the price of gorilla permits from $750 to $1,500 at the beginning of June, bookings for the bucket-list experience of gorilla trekking have slumped, according to some local industry players. “Ever since the price was increased, I have only sold one gorilla permit,” said one local tour operator […]

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