5 Days Uganda Rwanda Gorilla Safari
5 Days Safari in Rwanda and Uganda offers chimpanzee and gorilla watching and several other species to tourists. Chimpanzees are tracked from Kibale Forest and gorillas from Volcanoes NP.
Day 1: Kigali City Tour and Transfer to Volcanoes National Park
From Kigali at either a hotel / Airport, you will be picked up by our company representative for a transfer to Volcanoes National Park; En route, engage in an amazing Kigali City Tour to Gisozi Genocide Memorial site, craft shops as well as local markets.
Later proceed with your drive to Volcanoes National Park and upon arrival check in at your lodge. Dinner and over night at Mountain Gorilla View Lodge (Luxury), Davinci Gorilla Lodge (Midrange) The Garden Place (Budget)
Day 2: Mountain Gorilla Trekking and Iby’wacu Cultural Visit
Rise early morning, enjoy breakfast and assemble at the Kinigi Park offices by 7:00 am; for morning briefing on the code of conduct when trekking for mountain gorillas. After this, embark on your amazing expedition and on meeting the gorillas, enjoy an hour observing their behavior as they continue with their daily activities in your presence; not forgetting to take photographs and videos for this memorable encounter.
In the afternoon, take a visit to the Iby’wacu Cultural Center for local entertainment from the indigenous people of Rwanda. Dinner and over night at Mountain Gorilla View Lodge (Luxury), Davinci Gorilla Lodge (Midrange) The Garden Place (Budget)
Day 3: Transfer to Kibale Forest National Park
Upon rising, enjoy breakfast and set off for Kibale Forest National Park., En route; enjoy the beautiful scenery views of the country side. Arriving in the evening, dinner and overnight at Crater Safari Lodge (Luxury), Primates Lodge ( Midrange) and Kibale Guest Camp( Budget).
Day 4: Chimpanzee Tracking and Bigodi Sanctuary
Have breakfast and assemble at the Kanyuchu Park offices for briefing on the code of conduct when tracking for chimpanzees. This is East Africa’s renowned haven for primate species. You will enjoy an hour with the giants taking photographs and observing their behavior. Later in the afternoon after lunch, step out to the Bidogi Sanctuary a birders paradise where you wuill enjoy various bird species. Dinner and overnight at Crater Safari Lodge (Luxury), Primates Lodge ( Midrange) and Kibale Guest Camp( Budget).
Day 5: Departure
Have breakfast at leisure and get ready for transfer to Kampala a shorter trip from Kibale Forest National park as compared to Kigali and with an early arrival , visit the Kasubi Tombs (Royal Regalia), Namugongo Uganda Martyrs shrine, some local markets and shops before drop off at Entebbe International Airport to catch your departure flight in the evening.
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