3 Days – 2 Night Rwanda – Uganda Gorilla Trekking Safari
This 3 days Rwanda – Uganda gorilla trekking safari takes you to Bwindi Gorilla forest well known for Gorilla trekking in Uganda. Drive through the unwinding hills in rural areas into the home of endangered mountain gorillas. Your safari begins from Kigali urban settings in to the village setting of Bwindi impenetrable, this tropical rain forest is a habitat to variety of primate species. From this forest you will track Gorillas while from the other trails you can go for bird watching, nature walk characterized by a number of birds including Blue Turaco, Black casques hornbills, Black and White Hornbills, Woodland Kingfishers, Flycatchers. Time permitting take on a community visit is also much amazing to explore the lifestyle of the indigenous people and Kigali Memorial genocide ground where over 25000 Rwandese were buried. Book Now
Day 1: Kigali – Bwindi (Travel Time +5hrs)
You will be picked by our guide or company representative from air port upon arrival or your hotel of residence, then proceed to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest in South Western Uganda. En-route view of the beautiful scenery, terraced farming to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park home to half of the endangered mountain gorilla. Diner and overnight at Buhoma Lodge or Mahogany springs (Luxury lodge), Engagi lodge/Silverback Lodge (Mid-range lodge), Buhoma Community Bandas (Economy lodge). Meal plan: Half-Board.
Day 2: Gorilla tracking in Bwindi.
Early morning cup of coffee, then prepare for the briefing from the Uganda wildlife officials and thereafter enter the jungle to search the shy mountain gorillas and enjoy their life style in their real home. After meeting the gorillas, you can sit around these great apes for a whole hour gazing into their big round eyes. On a gorilla safari, a reasonable degree of fitness is required as well as walking shoes, packed food and mineral water, insect repellent, sun screen and hut. The gorilla tracking experience takes half or whole day depending on the movement of these primates. After this gorilla tracking experience in Uganda you will have informative memorable experience in life. In the afternoon ready for a village foot safari to explore the indigenous local life with a taste of the traditional performance. Diner and overnight at Buhoma Lodge or Mahogany springs (Luxury lodge), or Engagi lodge/Silverback Lodge (Mid-range lodge), or Buhoma Community Bandas (Economy lodge). Meal plan: Full-Board.
Day 3: Bwindi – Kigali (Travel Time +5hrs)
Early morning breakfast and short sightseeing experience for photography. Thereafter embark to your our safari vehicle and drive back to Kigali. You will later have lunch in Kigali and later head to visit the Kigali Genocide Memorial ground where over 25000 Rwandese were buried and later be transferred to the airport / hotel. End of service!
This safari package includes.
Transportation in a 4×4 safari vehicle
Accommodation and meals as per itinerary
Gorilla permits, one per person to be paid in advance
Driver guide allowances
Kigali Genocide Memorial ground
Community foot safari
Services of English speaking driver/guide
1 liter bottle of mineral water per day per person during safari
The package excludes expenses of personal nature like: Air fare, Visa, drinks, laundry, tips to local guides, telephone, porter fee while trekking, personal insurance, personal shopping bills and cigars.