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Day 1: Arrival in Kigali later transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park

Day 2: Gorilla Trekking and Cultural activities.

Day 3: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park

Day 4: Morning Chimpanzee Tracking, and Afternoon Boat trip

Day 5: Departure – Transfer back to Kigali Rwanda or Entebbe Airport 

Itineraries

Day 1

Arrival and later transfer to Bwindi Forest National Park Uganda

Airport transfer with private vehicle and guide. Transfer to Bwindi National Park with private vehicle and driver.

Your guide will take you on a tour of the new and vibrant capital city of Kigali. The new prosperity features a number of thriving markets and features the mountain terrain famous in Rwanda. A sober contrast to its recent history.

For survivors and others whose families were murdered in Rwanda´s genocide 1994, the memorial sites and centers are places of dignified remembrance for loved ones lost. It is also a place of reflection and learning for the wider community, both in Rwanda and internationally.
Later our driver guide will drive you to the border and cross to Uganda via Kyanika or Gatuna border.

Accommodation:

Luxury: Buhoma Lodge | Chameleon Hill | Mountain Gorillas Lodge

Mid-range: Engagi Lodge | Ichumbi Gorillas Lodge| Nkuringo Gorillas Lodge

Best Budget: Rushaga Gorillas Lodge | Bunyonyi Overland Resort. | Agandi Lodge | Ride For a Woman
Meal Plan; Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 2

Gorilla Trekking & Pygmy Tours

Have an early morning breakfast and head to the park headquarters for briefing by the ranger guides before embarking on your gorilla trek. Head into the forest and trek until you find the gorillas. Gorilla trekking can take 2 to 8 hours depending on the movement of the gorillas. After finding the gorillas in Bwindi, you will be allowed only 1 hour and then return.

In the evening, you may go for a cultural walk in the nearby Batwa (Pygmies) community, where you will be entertained and given tales of their unique culture.
Accommodation:

Luxury: Buhoma Lodge | Chameleon Hill | Mountain Gorillas Lodge

Mid-range: Engagi Lodge | Ichumbi Gorillas Lodge| Nkuringo Gorillas Lodge

Best Budget: Rushaga Gorillas Lodge | Bunyonyi Overland Resort. | Agandi Lodge | Ride For a Woman
Meal Plan; Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3

Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park

After an early morning breakfast, transfer from Bwindi to Queen Elizabeth national park via Ishasha the southern part of the Queen Elizabeth National Park in search of tree climbing Lion. Later you drive to the Northern sector around Kyambura Dinner and overstay at,

Accommodation:

Luxury: Mweya Lodge | Kyambura Gorge Lodge

Mid-range: I hamba Lakeside Safari Lodge | Katara Lodge | Parkview | Bush Lodge

Best Budget: Bush Lodge (tents)
Meal Plan; Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4

Morning Chimpanzee Tracking and Afternoon Boat Trip

After breakfast on an early morning, set out with the driver guide as he will transfer you to the park head offices for briefing. After the briefing, at around 8:00 am start chimpanzee tracking through the gorge as you will be guided by the park rangers. It is always a thrilling and unforgettable experience meeting chimpanzees face to face and watching them engage in their daily activities like playing, jumping feeding, etc. Also, other animals can be spotted such as the savannah Elephants, monkeys, and also different birds. Later after lunch, you will have afternoon boat trip along the Kazinga Channel and after that you will be returning to the lodge with evening game drive, dinner and overnight at,
Accommodation:

Luxury: Mweya Lodge | Kyambura Gorge Lodge

Mid-range: I hamba Lakeside Safari Lodge | Katara Lodge | Parkview | Bush Lodge

Best Budget: Bush Lodge (tents)
Meal Plan; Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5

Transfer back to Kigali or Entebbe Airport in Uganda

Take your breakfast at leisure at your hotel and later be ready to drive back to Rwanda. Your guide will drop you at your hotel or at the airport for your scheduled flight back home.

  • Meals as specified in the Itinerary on Full Board(FB)
  • Accommodation as indicated in the itinerary
  • Water in the vehicle for overland sectors
  • All ground transportation and transfer as indicated, which are inclusive of fuel
  • English speaking guide
  • Activities as indicated in the itinerary 
  • Park entrance, Ranger guides, conservation fees
  • All applicable tax, administration, and parking fee 
  • Gorilla and chimpanzee permits are included in the itinerary cost
  • All passport and visa fee
  • All health vaccination and medication, including Covid-19 PCR Test
  • International flight and associated airport departure tax
  • Meals not specified (including lunch & another meal stop between the properties on the overland sector)
  • Drinks were not stimulated in the itinerary
  • Items of personal nature 
  • Laundry | gratitude for guide | hotel | staff, etc Any extra additional activities not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Charges incurred as a result of delays or cancellations and all other inconveniences beyond our control
  • Trip cancellations travel delay or baggage insurance 
  • All statutory beyond our control
  • Travel | medical insurance is not included

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