7 DAYS DOUBLE GORILLA TREK AND CHIMPANZEE TRACKING SAFARI TO UGANDA AND RWANDA

Book gorilla permit for Volcanoes National park Rwanda, Buhoma permits, Rushegura permits, Nkuringo permits, Nshongi permits and Habinyanja gorilla permits for Uganda.

DAY 1- Transfer to KIBALE NATIONAL PARKS –Evening bigodi cultural walk

From your Hotel, after breakfast, our guide will pick you up and transfer to Kibale forest via Mitiyana-Mubende road. Lunch at Fort portal and continue to Kibale forest.

Meals and overnight at Ndali Lodge, a stunning location overlooking a dramatic Crater Lake and the fabled "Mountains of the Moon"/ Mantana luxury Tented Camp/Rwenzori View Guest House/Ataco Guest house (Medium class accommodation) or Primate Lodge Kibale Banda’s for basic and budget travelers/Kibale forest camp (budget) or Camp at Kibale forest.

 

DAY 2- Morning Chimpanzee tracking

After morning breakfast, you will go for chimpanzee tracking spends about 2-4 hours in the forest.

Meals and overnight at Ndali Lodge, a stunning location overlooking a dramatic Crater Lake and the fabled "Mountains of the Moon"/ Mantana luxury Tented Camp/Rwenzori View Guest House/Ataco Guest house (Medium class accommodation) or Primate Lodge Kibale Banda’s for basic and budget travelers.

 

DAY 3- Transfer to Bwindi forest

Morning after breakfast, you will be transferred to Bwindi gorilla forest via Queen Eliabeth -Ishasha sector arriving in the afternoon for lunch and relaxation.

Dinner and overnight at Gorilla Forest Camp Uganda safari lodge (luxury), Lake Kitandara’s tented Camp/ Buhoma Homestead /Community Bandas/ Nkuringo camp site (mid-range), Kisoro Guest house (budget).

 

DAY 4- Gorilla trekking

Begin the day with breakfast ready for trekking, which begins at 8:00 am with a briefing from the park guides. They will lead you inside the jungle to see the shy Primates for a group you have been booked for. There are now only 650 left in the world! The tracking may take between 2 and 6 hours but it’s well worth the effort. Lunch at your hotel, in evening you may have a cultural traditional dance from the local people.

Dinner and overnight at either Gorilla Forest Camp Uganda safari lodge (luxury), Lake Kitandara’s tented Camp/ Buhoma Homestead /Community Bandas/ Nkuringo camp site (mid-range), Kisoro Guest house (budget).

 

Day 5- Transfer to Rwanda

After breakfast fast, drive to Kisoro and cross the Uganda border to Ruhengeri in Rwanda. Dinner and overnight at Virunga Volcanoes Lodge or Sabinyo Silverback lodge(luxury), Mountain Gorilla Nest/Muhabura lodge (mid-range),Kinigi Guest House(budget).

 

Day 6- Gorilla Tracking in Pac De Volcanoes

After early morning breakfast and briefing from the authorities of the park. with packed lunch and water set off for the trekking into the rain tropical forest searching for the habituated Mountain gorilla family. You remain close to the beautiful primates for over one hour, for observation and photography. Dinner and overnight at Virunga Volcanoes Lodge or Sabinyo Silverback lodge(luxury), Mountain Gorilla Nest/Muhabura lodge (mid-range),Kinigi Guest House(budget).

 

Day 7-Transfer to Kigali-Rwanda/ Kampala-Uganda

Morning at leisure, after breakfast, drive to Kigali Airport Rwanda or to Kampala have lunch on the way arriving in the evening.

 

The safari package includes:

• Transportation by a 4wd vehicle

• Full board accommodation

• 1Chimpanzee permit

• 2 Gorilla tracking permit per person to be secured and paid for in advance. Rwanda cost   750$ and for Uganda cost 500$

• Bigodi cultural walk

• Park fees

• Full time English speaking Driver/guide.

• En route lunches

• Airport transfers.

The package excludes expenses of personal nature like: Visa, drinks, laundry, tips to local guides, telephone, personal insurance, tobacco etc.