Gorillas Safari Rwanda Uganda, Rwanda Gorilla trekking Safaris tours, Chimpanzee tracking in Uganda Safaris
Day 1. Pick up from Kigali Airport
Gorillas Safari Rwanda Uganda, will pick you from Kigali International Airport or Any Hotel in Kigali to start your journey to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park visit the Genocide museum and do Kigali city tour if time allows. The journey is very scenic and will take you through a country of a thousand hills to the Pearl of Africa. You cross over to Uganda at Katuna or Chanika boarder for a stop at Kabale town (Katuna) or Kisoro (Chanika) before proceeding to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park for Gorillas Safari Rwanda Uganda. Dinner and overnight at Ichumbi Gorilla Lodge | Rushaga Gorillas Lodge | Nkuringo Gorillas Lodge FB
Day 2. Gorilla trekking in Gorillas Safari Rwanda Uganda
You will wake up early in the morning and head to the park headquarters to join other clients for briefing about dos and don’ts while with mountain gorillas on your habituation experience. After briefing, you will start your trek into the forest guided by researchers and guides. During your trek, you may encounter several birds, other animals and primates in the forest and once you have found the gorillas you will spend four hours with them and return back to the Lodge for overnight. You will have an opportunity to listen and observer researchers doing their work of habituating gorillas and if possible you will be called upon to participate by collecting samples, naming of group members, making calls and so much more. Dinner and overnight at Ichumbi Gorilla Lodge | Rushaga Gorillas Lodge | Nkuringo Gorillas Lodge FB
Day 3. Drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park.
After breakfast, you will depart for Gorillas Safari Rwanda Uganda to Queen Elizabeth National Park located in western Uganda arriving in time for Lunch in any of the lodge booked for you. This will be followed by a short relaxation and an evening game drive in the Savannah plains of Kasenyi where wild animals like buffaloes, elephants, antelopes and big cuts such as lions and leopards can be spotted depending on your luck. Dinner and overnight at Mweya Lodge | Ihamba Lakeside Safaris Lodge | Bush Lodge FB
This morning you will head to back to Kasenyi for a morning game drive to try to find what could have missed the previous day. Lunch will be served at the lodge and after you will head to the jetty along kazinga channel for the afternoon boat cruise. This cruise offers you chances of viewing animals like: hippos, water birds, elephants, buffaloes, crocodiles and many other wildlife which flock the channel for drinking water. Dinner and overnight at Mweya Lodge | Ihamba Lakeside Safaris Lodge | Bush Lodge FB
Day 5. Morning game drive & transfer to Kibale forest National Park
After an early breakfast drive to the northern bank of Queen Elizabeth National Park (kasenyi) area in searches the wild animals which include: Elephants, Buffalos, and the wild cats, Savanna birds and deferent species of antelopes such water buck Uganda kobs among others. After lunch you will drive to Kibale Forest National Park arriving at your lodge in the evening. Dinner and overnight at Crater Safaris Lodge | Isunga Lodge | Kibale Forest Camp FB
Day 06. Chimpanzee Tracking.
After breakfast, you will be transferred to Kibale National Park headquarters at Kanyanchu to join other trekkers for briefing and eventual Chimpanzee tracking. You will be led by a well-trained ranger/guide who will take you for a guided primate walk inside Kibale Forest National Park. This forest provides an opportunity to visit one of the habituated communities/part of chimpanzees and spend an hour with them observing and taking photographs. Kibale National Park is home to other 11 primate species coupled with forest birds. After your chimpanzee trek, you will drive to Bigodi Village for a wetland walk that was designed to benefit the local community living around Kibale Forest National Park. Dinner and overnight at Crater Safaris Lodge | Isunga Lodge | Kibale Forest Camp FB
Day 7. Drive to Lake Bunyonyi.
Drive to Lake Bunyonyi to break the long journey to Kigali and relax after the lodge tour. Lake Bunyonyi is one of the three Lava damned Lake which was formed when lava flowing from one of the volcanoes blocked a river channel and water was forced to flow back hence filling the space to create lake Bunyonyi. Bunyonyi locally means small birds due to the abundance of small birds in this area. Lake Bunyonyi is said to be the deepest lake in Uganda and second deepest in East Africa. A person visit Lake Bunyonyi for its beauty and is one of the best place to relax after your long safari. Dinner and overnight at Birdnest | Bunyonyi Overland Resort FB
Day 8. Drive Back to Kigali,Rwanda Airport
After early breakfast we drive to Katuna Border and head for Kigali with either a late flight or post tour hotel on own arrangement.