Rwanda tours and travel Packages – Golden Monkey tour
This 5 days Rwanda tours and travel Packages takes you to both Rwanda and Uganda Safari adventure to Bwindi Impenetrable national park where you will track the endangered mountain gorillas in what is termed a once in a lifetime experience. The second part of your journey takes you to Kibale forest national park where you will enjoy Chimpanzee tracking and a visit to the Bigodi wetlands. Rwanda tours and travel Packages will drop you off either in Kampala or Kigali based on your preference.
Day 1: Kigali to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park
Our tour guide will pick you from the airport or your hotel in Kigali and cross you over to Uganda through Katuna Immigration border point to the northern sector of Bwindi Impenetrable forest national park. This scenic drive will take approximately 3 hours at a speed of 60KM/hr.
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking and Cultural Walk.
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.
Day 3: Transfer to Kibale forest national park
After an early morning breakfast, transfer from Bwindi to Kibale forest national park. You will arrive in Fort portal where you will have lunch then proceed to your lodge where you will check-in for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 4: Chimpanzee trekking and Bigodi wetland tour
After breakfast on an early morning, set out with the driver guide as he will transfer you t the park head offices for briefing. After the briefing, at around 8:00 am start chimpanzee trekking through this rain-forest 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 grey-cheeked mangabeys, L’Hoest’s monkeys, and also different birds. After lunch, you will have a nature walk at the Bigodi wetlands.
Day 5: Departure – Transfer back to Kigali or Kampala
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.