[masterslider id=”4″] This 3 day Gorilla trekking tour safari can be customized by the client incase you want to choose to track mountain gorillas in any of the 3 bordering countries: DR Congo, Rwanda or Uganda.
Day 1: Gorilla Trekking Tour to DR Congo Safari : Transfer to Kisoro-Uganda from Kigali.
In the morning, you will have a Kigali city tour, and after lunch, transfer to Kisoro-Uganda, on the border town with DR Congo and Rwanda, on the foot hill of Mt.Muhavura. Dinner and overnight at Travelers rest house/ Kisoro tourist hotel.
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking Tour to DR Congo Safari : Gorilla tracking.
Early morning, you will cross over to DR Congo and head to Virunga national park for the memorable adventure with the gorillas. This will be preceded by briefing from the authorities of the park, before setting off for the trekking into the rain tropical forest searching for the habituated gorilla family. You will remain close to the beautiful primates for a maximum of one hour, make observation and photography. Make sure you carry with you packed lunch and water. After tracking cross back to Kisoro-Uganda for dinner and overnight at your hotel.
Day 3: Gorilla Trekking Tour to DR Congo Safari : Transfer back to Kigali.
After a relaxed breakfast drive back a scenic journey to Kigali, reaching by lunch time. In case your departure flight is on schedule, proceed to the airport for your flight.
End of tour.
OR GORILLA TREKKING IN RWANDA
Day 1: Transfer to Volcanoes National park.
On arrival, you will be welcomed by our safari guide who will transfer you northwards to Volcanoes national park in Ruhengeri, a home to 360 Mountain Gorillas Depending on arrival time, early arrivals, you will have a Kigali city tour. Dinner and overnight at Mountain Gorillas view Hotel/ 5 Volcanoes Lodge (Luxury)/ Da Vinci Lodge, Gorilla Solution Lodge, Le bamboo Lodge (Deluxe)/Muhabura Hotel (Budget)
Day 2: Mountain Gorilla Tracking.
In the morning, assemble at the park headquarters for a briefing by park warden along with your trekking gear, drinking water and packed lunch. Later proceed to the forest to track the gorillas, an activity that will take you between 1-8 hours depending on the movement of the apes in their natural wild. After meeting and staying in the presence of the gorillas for a maximum of an hour, descend back to your hotel for relaxation. In the evening, you may go for nature walk or visit the Banyarwanda community. Dinner and overnight stay.Dinner and overnight at Mountain Gorillas view Hotel/ 5 Volcanoes Lodge (Luxury)/ Da Vinci Lodge, Gorilla Solution Lodge, Le bamboo Lodge (Deluxe)/Muhabura Hotel (Budget)
Day 3: Transfer to Kigali.
In the morning after a relaxed breakfast, you will transfer back to Kigali, with stop over on the way to admire the beautiful topography, and shopping. Have city tour in Kigali where you will visit the local market, museum, genocide memorial center. Dinner and over night at your chosen hotel or transfer to the airport for your departure flight.
End of Trip
OR GORILLA TREKKING IN UGANDA
Day 1: Gorilla Trekking Tour to DR Congo Safari: Transfer to Bwindi.
Start your Uganda gorilla tour with early breakfast, in the company of our tour guide transfer southwestwards to Bwindi National park. The drive from Kigali to Ruhija sector – Bwindi, it will take you approximately 4 hours. Overnight stay at Bakiga Lodge (mid-range), Gorilla Mist Camp/Gorilla Safari Lodge/Chameleon Hill Lodge(luxury).
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking Tour to DR Congo Safari: Gorilla tracking and community walk.
After your breakfast transfer to the park headquarters for briefing from the park rangers about the dos and don’ts while with the gorillas. Proceed for the memorable adventure in the forest, it may go for 2-6 hours depending on the movement of the animals. Return to your Lodge for lunch and relaxation. In the afternoon transfer to Lake Bunyonyi for a boat cruise. Overnight stay at Bunyonyi Eco Resort(mid-range) / Bunyonyi Rock Resort (deluxe)
Day 3: Gorilla Trekking Tour to DR Congo Safari: Transfer to Kigali
After breakfast transfer back to Kigali through Katuna border point.
End of safari
Included in this tour package;
- • Park Ranger Fees
- • Relevant Government Taxes
- • Full Board Accommodation
- • Full time English speaking Driver/Guide
- • Ground Transportation by a 4×4 safari vehicle
- • Airport transfer, as long as your flight is on the same day on which the safari ends.
- • Airfares
- • Visa Fees for Rwanda
- • Personal Insurance
- • Expenses of personal nature such as; drinks, tips, laundry, telephone, cigarettes, accommodation & meals not indicated in the itinerary and optional activities..