Experience Uganda and Rwanda in 6 Days! This Uganda-Rwanda safari will take you to the wilderness, Bwindi Impenetrable and Volcanoes National Parks. Enjoy the jungle to experience the gorillas, primates, birds in Uganda and Rwanda.
Golden Monkey Trekking
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Safari Package price:
Please contact our Tour Consultants for the detailed price information
Included in the price:
Airport transfer to/from
English speaking driver/guide
Accommodation as mentioned in the itinerary
Meals as described in the itinerary
Bottled mineral water in the vehicle
Entrance fees and ranger fees for National Parks
Activities mentioned in the program
Permit for Gorillas
Permits for Golden Monkeys
Any optional activities
Meals and drinks not mentioned above
Items of personal nature