Uganda Wildlife Authority has offered discounted rates for the gorilla permits to enable more visitors to track the most sought after apes during the festive season.
According to UWA management, the cost of the permit for the permit will be USD 350 for Foreign Non Residents, USD 300 for Foreign residents and UGX 150,000 for the East Africans.
The promotion will run in November 2013,April and May 2014. For details visit the UWA website .
Uganda Wildlife Authority had a rare opportunity to showcase her unique attractions and investment opportunities to the residents of Kampala and beyond during the splashy Kampala festival 2013.
The UWA branded coaster acted as the UWA floater with the marketing gurus displaying literature about the national parks and game reserves.
The mountain gorilla actors were the biggest attraction with many dwellers scrambling to pose pictures with them. Kampala festival is an annual event which attracts hundreds of leading companies both private and public to showcase their products and services.
Uganda Wildlife Authority in collaboration with sister security agencies have intensified the crack down on the illegal trade in ivory in the countryside and the major entry and exit points.
Uganda will be participating in the World Travel Market (WTM) to held in London, UK, from 4-7 Nov, 2013.
Uganda Wildlife Authority will be represented by the Director of Tourism development and Business Services Mr. Raymond Engena and the Marketing Manager Ms Ingrid Nyonza Nyakabwa among others.WTM is a leading global event for the travel industry