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This 4 Days Gorilla Trekking Uganda Rwanda Tour will give you a great gorilla trekking experience in the thick impenetrable forest of Bwindi National Park, which is one of the hot spots for gorilla trekking in Uganda. The safari will also give you a taste of the community experience and opportunity to visit the Kigali Genocide Memorial Centre where over 250,000 Rwandans who perished in the genocide incidence were buried. You will also be able to visit Lake Bunyonyi on this 4 Days Gorilla Trekking Uganda Rwanda Tour. Book This Safari

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Kigali Genocide Memorial Center Tour – Transfer to Bwindi in Uganda

Our driver/guide will pick you up from your hotel/lodge in Kigali early morning after your breakfast, brief you about the safari itinerary and take you on a tour of the Kigali Genocide Memorial Center. Thousands of the Rwandans who perished during the 1994 Genocide were buried here. You will be able to watch and listen to some short video clips from some of the survivors of the incident. Later you will proceed with a drive to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park to your booked accommodation to catch up with the late lunch and later spend the rest of the afternoon relaxing and preparing for the next day’s trekking. Accommodation Options: Gorilla Safari Lodge (Luxury) or Engagi Lodge/Silverback Lodge (Mid Range), Broadbill Forest Camp (Budget). Meal Plan: (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner).

4 Days Gorilla Trekking Uganda Rwanda Tour

Mountain Gorilla in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

Day 2: Bwindi Gorilla Trekking Tour.

After an early morning breakfast at your lodge in Bwindi, you will report to the park head quarters for pre-trek briefing from the Uganda Wildlife Authority officials and thereafter enter the jungle to search for the shy mountain gorillas in their natural habitat. Once you find the gorillas, you will be allowed one hour with them while you watch them move about as you take photos. After the gorilla tracking experience you will return to the lodge for lunch and later transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park through the Ishasha plains. Accommodation Options: Mweya Safari Lodge (Luxury) or Parkview Safari Lodge (Mid Range) or Baboon Lodge (Budget). Meal Plan: (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner).

Day 3: Transfer to Lake Bunyonyi.

After your early morning breakfast, you will be transferred to Lake Bunyonyi for a canoe ride to explore the numerous islands of L. Bunyonyi, which are habitat to numerous bird species. You will later return to your lodge and spend the rest of the day relaxing. Accommodation Options: Gorilla Safari Lodge (Luxury) or Bird Nest Resort (Mid Range), Buyonyi Safari Lodge (Budget). Meal Plan: (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner).

Day 4: Transfer back to Kigali in Rwanda

You will have an early morning breakfast at your lodge in Bwindi and then go on a short sightseeing tour for photography. Thereafter embark on your journey back to Kigali in Rwanda, have lunch and later be transferred to Kigali Airport to catch up with your flight back home or to your next destination.

End of the 4 Days Gorilla Trekking Uganda Rwanda Tour

This 4 Days Gorilla Trekking Uganda Rwanda Tour package includes.

  • Transportation in a 4×4 safari vehicle
  • Accommodation and meals as per itinerary
  • Gorilla permits, one per person to be paid in advance
  • Driver guide allowances
  • En-route lunches
  • Visit to Kigali genocide memorial ground
  • Community foot safari
  • Ranger fees
  • Services of English speaking driver/guide.
  • 1 liter bottle of mineral water per day per person during safari

The 4 Days Gorilla Trekking Uganda Rwanda Tour package excludes expenses of personal nature like: Air fare, Visa, drinks, laundry, tips to local guides, telephone, porter fee while trekking, personal insurance, personal shopping bills and cigars.

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