Short Gorilla trekking

7 Days Gorilla Habituation

Short Gorilla trekking – Arrive in Rwanda, trek gorilla in Bwindi – Rwanda Uganda Gorilla Trekking

Short Gorilla trekking

Short Gorilla trekking

Day 1: Arrival at Kigali airport and Transfer to the hotel (Hotel transfer)

Day 2: City tours in Kigali and transfer to Bwindi national park

Day 3: Gorilla tracking in Bwindi national park

Day 4: Transfer to Kigali Airport

Short Gorilla trekking takes you to Gorilla trekking in Bwindi Forest Impenetrable National Park, we pick you from Kigali airport and transfer you to Uganda via Gatuna/Kyanika border, approximately 4-5 hours’ drive with border clearance. Our Short Gorilla trekking combined will start in Kigali and end in Kigali with City tours, visiting the Genocide Memorial, Kimironko Market, Kaplakati craft shop and have lunch in Miles des colline the former hotel Rwanda.

Bwindi Impenetrable National Park covers an area of 335 km2 and is among the oldest conservation lasting over 25,000 years. You will be able to trek one of the 12 habituated mountain gorilla Family, you can as well book the same safari for Mountain Gorilla Habituation. This forest is also home to 120 mammals, 51 reptiles, 310 butterfly species, 27 species of frogs, geckos, chameleons, 163 tree species, 104 fern species, 1000 flowering plants, as well as over 350 species of birds such as the hornbills and the Turacos! Gorilla trekking takes around 2 to 8 hours, which is worth it as those into hiking will have a great time climbing up and about the rolling hills, and going through the lush vegetation.

Short Gorilla trekking Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Pick up and transfer to the hotel

Upon your arrival, you will be picked by our representative and transfer you to the hotel for overnight and dinner

Accommodation

Mid-range: Golf hills residence

Meal plan: Bed and breakfast

Day 2: Kigali city tour, transfer to Bwindi national park.

After early morning breakfast, you will go for a city tour around Kigali visiting the genocide memorial, kimirongo market and later we drive to Bwindi impenetrable national park going through beautiful landscapes, over rolling hills and tea plantations.

Accommodation

Mid-range: Rushaga Gorilla Lodge

Meal plan: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Short Gorilla trekking

Day 3: Full Day Gorilla Trekking Activity

After early morning breakfast, drive to the park headquarters where you will be briefed by the park rangers before starting the Gorilla Trekking activity also you will be divided into groups of 8. On meeting the gorillas, you will spend one hour with Gorilla as you take photos to remember flash photography is prohibited, tracking the gorillas could be quite tiring but rewarding by the end of the day, you will have memories that will surely last a lifetime!

Accommodation

Mid-range: Rushaga Gorilla Lodge

Meal plan: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 4: Drive back to Kigali Airport.

After your early breakfast, start your journey back to Kigali for your international flight back to Johannesburg 



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