Experience Uganda and Rwanda in 7 Days! This Uganda-Rwanda safari will take you to the wilderness in Bwindi Impenetrable, Volcanoes and Queen Elizabeth National Parks, Kigali City. Enjoy the jungle to experience the gorillas, wildlife, birds in Uganda and Rwanda.
Golden Monkey Trekking
Day 1: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth national park
In the morning, you will meet our company representative for a transfer to Queen Elizabeth national park. Have a stopover at the equator for photography, lunch en route and then proceed with a scenic drive to the park.
Day 2: Game drive and afternoon Launch cruise
After a morning breakfast, you will go for a morning game drive in Kasenyi area searching for wild animals such as Lions, elephants, buffaloes, Uganda Kobs, and many more. You will also take a visit to the Katwe explosion craters, see how salt is traditionally mined. Later return at the lodged for a late breakfast, relax as you wait for lunch. In the afternoon, enjoy a boat cruise along Kazinga channel that rewards sights of Hippos, Crocodiles and a variety of Water Birds like the black bee-eater, several species of falcons, Pied kingfishers among others
Day 3: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
After breakfast, transfer to Bwindi impenetrable forest via Ishasha sector well known for its tree-climbing lions. Proceed to Bwindi with Lunch en route and reach the park early evening for check-in and relation at your selected lodge
Day 4: Gorilla tracking adventure and Cultural tour
After breakfast, you will head to the park headquarters together with your packed lunch where you will be briefed about the gorilla trekking activity. Later proceed to the forest in search for the mountain gorillas. On your way to the gorillas, expect to see lots of other primates such as Black and White Colobus Monkeys, Red Tailed Colobus, Blue Monkey, L’hoests monkeys among others. On return, you will have a nature walk to the Batwa people (Pygmies) where you will enjoy their different cultural practices.
Day 5: Transfer to Volcanoes national park
After morning breakfast, you will be transferred to volcanoes national park through Katuna border. Enjoy the dramatic views of the Virunga volcanoes en route. Reach early enough for relaxation and preparation for the next day’s activity.
Day 6: Golden monkey trekking and a Nature walk
After breakfast, you will assemble at the park headquarters to be briefed about the code of conduct while trekking the golden monkeys as this rewards views of other primates such as the black and white Colobus monkeys, Olive baboons among others. In the afternoon, enjoy a nature walk to the twin lakes.
Day 7: Kigali city tour and Departure
After breakfast, you will drive to Kigali for a city tour. Visit the museum, Genocide memorial grounds and many more places. Later transfer to the airport for your scheduled 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 Gorilla trekking
Permits for Golden Monkeys
Any optional activities
Meals and drinks not mentioned above
Items of personal nature