6 Days Double gorilla trekking Safari in Uganda and Rwanda
Highlights of this safari include;
– Double gorilla tracking in Uganda and Rwanda
– Launch cruise along the Kazinga and Chimpanzee tracking in Kyambura George
– Savannah Game drive
– Golden monkey tracking, Transfer to Kigali, city tour and departure
– Cultural Tour in Rwanda to Gisozi Genocide memorial site and Nyamata Genocide memorial site
- Day 01: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park – Boat Cruise along Kazinga Channel.
- Day 02: Chimpanzee tracking and boat cruise
- Day 03: Game Drive and Transfer to Bwindi national park
- Day 04: 1st Gorilla tracking and transfer to Volcanoes NP
- Day 05: 2nd Gorilla trekking adventure and evening cultural walk
- Day 06: Golden monkey tracking, Transfer to Kigali, city tour and departure
Day 1: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National park and boat cruise.
In the morning after a relaxed breakfast, at 08:00am, you will be picked
from the hotel by the tour guide and set off a scenic drive to QUEEN
ELIZABETH National park in Uganda. You will pass by the hot springs in
Kitagata, reach in the afternoon and relax at your Lodge. Then in the
evening, go for game drives where you will spot game as Elephants,
buffalos, Bush bucks, among others. Dinner and overnight at Katara
Lodge/Kyambura Game Lodge(Luxury)/Enganzi Lodge(Deluxe).
Day 2: Gorilla Tracking
Day 2: Chimpanzee tracking and boat cruise.
In the morning, you will set off to Kalinju Forest for Chimpanzee
tracking, where you will encounter other game as Vervet Monkeys, Blue
Hoest Monkeys, Black and white colobus Monkeys among others. Return to the
Lodge for Lunch and set off to Kazinga channel at 4pm for afternoon boat
cruise where you will be rewarded with view of animals as crocodiles,
Hippos, Elephants, Buffalo among others. Dinner and overnight (Day 2).
Day 3: Game Drive and Transfer to Bwindi national park.
In the morning, you will set off a spectacular drive to Volcanoes national
park via Ishasha sector where you will have game drive in search of tree
climbing lions. You will then proceed to Bwindi NP reaching in the
evening. Dinner and overnight at Ruhiija Lodge(Luxury)/Bakiga
Day 4: Golden Monkey tracking / habituation experience
Day 4: 1st Gorilla tracking and transfer to Volcanoes NP.
Early morning, with packed lunch, you will go to the park headquarters for
briefing before embarking on the gorilla tracking adventure in Bwindi NP.
On return, set off to Volcanoes NP crossing via chanika border with
spectacular view of the escarpments reaching in the evening for dinner and
overnight at Mountain Gorilla View Lodge(Luxury)/La Palme
Day 5: 2nd Gorilla trekking adventure and evening cultural walk.
You will head to the park headquarters after your breakfast with packed
lunch to be briefed about the dos and don’ts while with the gorillas then
proceed to track gorillas in Volcanoes NP. In the evening, you will go for
a cultural walk to Iby’wachu for cultural visit where you will learn more
about the Banyarwanda culture. Dinner and overnight (Day 4).
Day 6: Golden monkey tracking, Transfer to Kigali, city tour and departure.
In the morning, you will go for golden monkey tracking and enjoy them play
in the forest in search of food. On return, transfer back to Kigali, and
transfer to the airport to check in for your departure flight if it is on
Where to Stay
Gorilla Mist Lodge
Gorilla Mist Camp is situated in Ruhija area of Bwindi national park located 50 kilometers from Kabale town and about 2 and half hours drive from Buhoma.
The drive to the lodge offers you beautiful scenery of mountains, hills and beautiful terraces.
Gorilla Mist Camp is a luxury accommodation and provides very good services including clean well maintained rooms, solar electricity for lighting and worming water, a well stocked bar and very good meals
La Palme Hotel
La Palme Hotel counts on its comfortable and intimate atmosphere to make your stay the most enjoyable in safety and tranquility. We offer 48 well-furnished rooms including 4 big suites that have been elegantly designed, featuring great attention to our culture details.
All our Guest rooms are self-contained with: WIFI Internet Access, 24-Hour Room Service, Double bed, Telephone, More than 15 TV Satellite Channels.
Kyambura Lodge, Uganda
Kyambura Lodge is situated at the eastern edge of Queen Elizabeth National Park, in the western part of the great East African Rift valley, with fantastic views over the national park and the Rwenzori Mountains and at a short distance from the Kyambura Gorge.
Cassia Lodge is located on Buziga Hill, one of the highest hills of Kampala, close to Lake Victoria. The environment is cool with few mosquitoes and an astonishing view of the lake as well as the city.
The lodge offers and international cuisine in a serene environment. In addition, we have conference facilities, a business centre, wireless Internet connection, a large swimming pool and 20 luxurious rooms with satellite television, bar and balcony overlooking the lake.