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6 DAYS – UGANDA & RWANDA GORILLA TREKKING SAFARI

Golden Monkeys & Gorilla Trekking Experience in Bwindi Uganda and Volcanoes Rwanda

Safari tour package: A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Prices: $4292
Includes internal flights: No
Length of safari: 6 days
Best months: All year
Countries visited: Rwanda Rwanda , Uganda Uganda
Parks visited: Volcanoes, Bwindi Impenetrable
Activity level: Moderate - Game walks, Cultural visits
Safari type:
  • Cultural
  • Birding
Day 1: Transfer to Volcanoes National Park Day 2: Mountain Gorilla Trekking Day 3: Golden monkey tracking/Dian Fossey’s grave Day 4: Travel to Uganda-Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Day 5: Gorilla trekking in Bwindi Day 6: Return to Kigali-Rwanda

Day 1: Transfer to Volcanoes National Park

Drive to Ruhengeri to the Volcanoes National Park; it is among the widespread Virunga Mountains along with Bwindi forest in Uganda and the Virunga in Congo which have a variety of peaks like the Bisoke, Karisimbi, Muhabura and Sabyinyo. It is also home to the rare Mountain Gorillas.

Accommodations:

Mid-range:  La-Bambou Lodge/ La Palme Hotel
 

Day 2: Mountain Gorilla Trekking

After your breakfast drive to the headquarters of the park, while there you will have a briefing from the ranger guides concerning gorilla tracking. Later start trekking the gentle giants through the Volcanoes forest. Meeting the gorillas will be the most thrilling experience as you will be amazed at the Silverbacks. It will be a great time watching the gorillas play, communicate to each other and the mothers feed the young ones. In fact today will be your day to view and learn a lot about the gentle giants. Strictly one hour is spent with the gorillas, so make sure utilize your time with them.

Accommodations:

Mid-range:  La-Bambou Lodge/ La Palme Hotel
 

Day 3: Golden monkey tracking/Dian Fossey’s grave

You might visit the attractive golden monkeys and take walk to Dian Fossey’s grave or just choose other activities like visiting local community projects and schools or choose to hike Muhavura or Bisoke volcanoes.

Accommodations:

Mid-range:  La-Bambou Lodge/ La Palme Hotel
 

 

Day 4: Travel to Uganda-Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Enjoy breakfast and transfer to Kigali whereby if time allows you could have a short city tour, after which you will proceed with your journey to Uganda. Arrive at Bwindi Impenetrable and spend an Overnight.

Accommodations:

Midrange: Gorilla Mist Camp /Rushaga Gorilla Camp/ Mutanda Lake Resort.

 

Day 5: Gorilla trekking in Bwindi

Be a wake so early and have breakfast after drive to the headquarters, be brief and go through the mist Bwindi forest as you trek gorillas, it is an amazing time added with great views of the Silverback and other wildlife species in the forest. Upon meeting the gorillas, you will have only an hour with them. Later head back to the lodge and in the evening have a walk through the community of the indigenous Batwa people where you will learn a lot about their culture.

Accommodations:

Midrange: Gorilla Mist Camp /Rushaga Gorilla Camp/ Mutanda Lake Resort.

 

Day 6: Return to Kigali-Rwanda

Have an early breakfast and after that bid good bye to the great Bwindi forest and drive back to Kigali where you will have lunch and after your guide will transfer you to the Airport for your flight back home.

Listed below are hotels/lodges/resorts that the safari tour operator can accomodate for you.

  • La-Bambou Lodge/ La Palme Hotel (Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda)
  • Gorilla Mist Camp /Rushaga Gorilla Camp/ Mutanda Lake Resort (Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda).

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