Our 3 days Gorilla Trekking Uganda via Rwanda is new blend for visitors that wish to arrive via Kigali Rwanda and they wish to track Uganda Gorillas in Bwindi. For accessibility reasons arriving via Rwanda in to Bwindi is much easier and cheaper tracking Uganda Gorillas (USD 600.00) as opposed to Rwanda Gorillas (US$ 1,500). So we got you covered with our 3 days Gorillas Uganda Gorillas via Kigali Rwanda and you need to worry anymore should you be arriving Kigali and departing out of Rwanda.
Day 1: Arrival Kigali–Bwindi (Travel Time +5hrs)
Upon arrival at Kigali International Airport (Must be on an early flight during daytime). Embark on a drive to Bwindi Uganda side. Enroute lunch at your hotel choice, proceed to Uganda Bwindi, the lushest highland rain forest on earth, filled with primates and exotic birds, valleys, hilltops and papyrus swamps. Dinner and overnight stay at Buhoma Lodge/Mahogany Springs (High end) or Sliver back Lodge/Chameleon Hill Lodge/Gorilla Mist Camp (Mid range) Buhoma Community Bandas/Trekkers Tarven cottages (Budget facility) (Mid range) Meal plan: Lunch and Dinner
Day 2: Bwindi Gorilla Trekking
Begin the day with breakfast ready for trekking, which begins at 8:00 am with a briefing from the UWA staff. Ensure to carry along with you rain jacket, drinking water, snacks, jungle boots etc The guides will lead you inside the jungle to see the shy Primates for a group you have been booked for. Do not forget to take your lunch boxes and all the necessary gear to track the rare Mountain Gorilla, perhaps one of the most exciting wildlife experiences on earth. The tracking may take between 2 and 6 hours but it’s well worth the effort. The afternoon is spent on a village walk. The Buhoma Village Walk gives you a great opportunity to see how the people surrounding Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. It also is a great way to support the local community in a direct way. The Walk begins with your guide at Buhoma Community Rest Camp and is most informative, rewarding to the average visitor. It will amaze you how resourceful the local people are as you see and learn their ways. Dinner and overnight stay at either Buhoma Lodge/Mahogany Springs (High end) or Sliver back Lodge/Chameleon Hill Lodge/Gorilla Mist Camp (Mid range) or Buhoma Community Bandas/Trekkers Tavern cottages (Budget facility) Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 3: Bwindi-Kigali (Travel Time +4hrs)
After an early breakfast, embark on the drive from Uganda in to Rwanda. You may choose to have an early lunch en-route in Kigali and be transferred to Kigali Airport for your out bound flight. End of service Meal plan: Breakfast & Lunch
The Gorilla Trekking Uganda Via Rwanda safari package includes
Transportation by 4 WD safari vehicle, Fuel expenses
Accommodation while on safari
The costs also cover the services of English speaking driver/guide
Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) while on safari,
1 soft drink per meal i.e. a soda or mineral water at/during lunch and dinner,
Park entrance fees
One gorilla permit per person
Lots of fun in the African Sun
Fuel plus all activities while on the tour as will be detailed in your itinerary.
AMREF Emergency Evacuation Insurance cover
Excluded in the 3 day Gorilla Safari are:
Local and international flights, Accommodation in Kigali (day prior to safari departure and on return from the safari), Personal Travel insurance, Visa Fees, drinks, cigarettes, tips, souvenirs and any other items of personal nature.