5 Days Gorilla Safari in Uganda Rwanda – Travel in Uganda and Rwanda
our 5 Days Gorilla Primates Safari Uganda Rwanda goes through tracking of the Kibale forests chimpanzees, with a Kazinga channel boat cruise and game drive with tracking Rwanda’s Mountain Gorillas in the Volcanoes Park
Day 1: Pick Up-Transfer to Kibale National Park
The drive to Kibale takes approximately 6 hours. This is a scenic drive through the Kigali Highlands commonly known as the “Switzerland of Africa”.
Accommodation: primate’s lodge.
At 7.00 am local time assemble at Kanyanchu park headquarters for the briefing from the senior park ranger and at 8.00 am your guide will transfer you to the starting point for chimpanzee tracking. Normally the whole activity takes less than 4 hours. Later the guide will lead you to Chimps Nest Lodge for lunch. In the afternoon enjoy a nature walk in the Bigodi community Sanctuary anticipating a variety of forest birds and primates including different monkey species’ the evening transfer to Queen Elizabeth national park. It takes 2 hours to get to Queen Elizabeth national park.
Accommodation: Marafiki Safari Lodge.
Day 3: Game Drive And Boat Cruise.
Wake up at dawn for breakfast and an early morning game drive anticipating early risers including predators and other nocturnal mammals before they retreat to their hideouts; see mammals including hippos, buffaloes, leopard, lions, etc and a plethora of both endemic and migratory birds. Return to the lodge for an early lunch. At 2.00 pm transfer to the Kazinga Channel for a boat cruise. The Channel is a magnet to all wildlife in this park. It boasts of a big number of birds than any single destination in Africa. Retire to your lodge for relaxation.
Day 4: Transfer To Volcanoes National Park.
Very early in the morning, enjoy your breakfast and transfer to Volcanoes national park. This day is a long drive but worth undertaking as you traverse the scenic Kigali highlands – views of the Virunga peaks striding the DR Congo and Rwanda is a big spectacle.
Accommodation: Hotel Muhabura.
This day marks the major highlight of a 5 days Uganda Rwanda safari – gorilla trekking in the Volcanoes national park. In the morning converge at Kinigi Park headquarters ready to embark on a gorilla trekking expedition. You will be allocated an hour with the gorillas in the wild. Return to the lodge for lunch before transferring to Kigali for a city tour including the Gisozi genocide memorial site. The guide will later transfer you to the airport for your scheduled flight.
Includes of 5 Days Gorilla Primates Safari Uganda Rwanda.
- 1 Gorilla permits Rwanda.
- 1 Chimpanzee permit Uganda.
- Ground transportation in a 4×4 safari vehicle.
- Full-time English speaking driver guide.
- Full board accommodation.
- Free Wi-Fi en route throughout the safari.
- Complimentary water in the van.
- Border crossing.
- Park entrance fees
- Game drives.
- Bigodi swamp walk.
Excludes of 5 Days Gorilla Primates Safari Uganda Rwanda; Flights, Visas, Tips and gratitude’s.