4 Days Gorilla Trekking Uganda Transfer From Kigali Rwanda

Starts: Kigali – Ends: Kigali | Gorilla trekking Uganda from Kigali, Bwindi, Volcanoes, Kigali

Gorilla Trip overview.

Dreading that long drive from Entebbe to Bwindi yet want a budget gorilla tour in Uganda? The 4 Days Gorilla Trekking Uganda with pick up from Kigali is perfect for you. Have your flight drop you in Kigali and we’ll pick you for a 3 hour drive into Bwindi thus cutting the traditional Entebbe – Bwindi Journey into half.

The Gorilla Trekking trip will start in Kigali Rwanda taking you to Uganda’s famous Bwindi Impenetrable national Park the home to a half of the world’s population of mountain gorillas. This gorilla tour will bring you back to Rwanda for a visit to Volcanoes national Park that hosts Golden monkeys and gorillas and finally end in Kigali the Capital of Rwanda with drop to the Kigali Airport or Hotel.

Trip Highlights:

  • Kigali City tour
  • Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable National park
  • Meet and Interact with local people in the area
  • Track and meet Golden Monkeys in Volcanoes National Park Rwanda

Included in the price of the tour

  • Transport in Comfortable 4WD Vehicle with Fuel
  • Gorilla permits
  • Full time English speaking Driver/guide for the duration of the tour
  • Golden Monkey trekking fees for Volcanoes National Park
  • Accommodation with Meals
  • All activities mentioned in the itinerary
  • Guiding fees
  • Airport transfers
  • Bottled drinking water while on the tour

Excluded in the price

  • Any domestic or International flights
  • Visa fees
  • All optional activities
  • Medical and travel Insurance
  • Tips and gratuities to the guide/driver and hotel staffs.
  • Any item not mentioned in the itinerary of personal nature like laundry and beverages, souvenirs and telephone bills.

4 Days Gorilla Trekking Uganda Safari Itinerary

Day 1: Kigali, Transfer to Bwindi Forest in Uganda. (Approx. 4 Hours of driving)

You will be picked off from the Airport upon arrival or your place of Resident by one of our experienced Gorilla Trekking Uganda tour guides / driver and go for Kigali city tour.

Visit Kigali Genocide memorial, Nyamata church, Caplaki craft market and other local markets. You will then have lunch and afterwards your Gorilla Trekking Uganda guide / driver will drive you to Bwindi Impenetrable national park Uganda, a home to the endangered mountain gorillas, arriving there in the evening in good time to have your dinner and overnight stay.

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Day 2: Gorilla trekking in Bwindi forest and Community walking tour

Take an Early morning breakfast, head to the park office together with your packed lunch, drinking water and dressed in good Gorilla Trekking attire. You will attend the briefing about Do’s and Don’ts about gorillas tracking in the impenetrable forest.

You will get to spend one hour with the gorillas once you find them. The whole tracking takes 4 – 6 hours depending on the movement of the gorillas.

Depending on how strong you will be on return, head for a community walk to learn about culture and interaction with local people including the Batwa/ pygmies who were forest dwellers before they were evicted from forests. Later return to the lodge for your dinner and overnight stay (Day 1)

Day 3: Transfer to Volcanoes National Park and Cultural Tour

In the morning after breakfast, you will drive to Cyanika border, cross over to Rwanda’s Volcanoes National park. In the afternoon after your lunch you will go to visit Iby iwacu cultural village currently called Gorilla guardian village to learn about Rwanda culture as you meet and interact with local Rwandan men and women who will welcome you with traditional dances and drummer. Later return back to the Lodge for dinner and overnight stay.

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Day 4: Golden Monkey trekking in Volcanoes national park and Transfer to Kigali.

On this day after your morning breakfast, you will report to the Park headquarters ready for your golden Monkey tracking. These endangered monkeys which are typically found in this region but habituated to human presence.

You will be briefed before you head out with your lead guide to track them. Once you finish the tracking, you will return back to the lodge and refresh yourself. Afterwards proceed your 2 ½ hour drive to Kigali as you mark the end of your tour.

You will be transferred to the Kigali airport if it will be your scheduled flight time or be dropped at your Hotel.

End of the Gorilla Trekking Uganda from Rwanda

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