Primate tracking, birding, game viewing, Gorilla Trekking, Wildlife safaris Uganda

This 6 Days Gorilla Safari takes you for gorilla tracking in both Uganda and Rwanda. Have an opportunity to explore both Uganda and Rwanda in just 6 Days. Track the mountain gorillas in both Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and Volcanoes National Park.

Trip Itinerary

Primate tracking, birding, game viewing, Gorilla Trekking, Wildlife safaris UgandaDay 1: Arrival in Rwanda
You will be met on arrival at airport by our guide and transfer to Kigali. Get briefed about your safari. After lunch, depart for Parc National des Volcanoes at 2 PM. The journey to the northern part of the country takes you through the beautiful terraced hillsides that show much of Rwanda’s landscape, gradually climbing to the base of the awesome Virunga volcanoes, sometimes with as many as five peaks visible. Overnight at Volcanoes Virunga Lodge/Mountain Gorilla View Lodge/Kinigi guest House (FB).

Day 2: Gorilla tracking in Rwanda
After an early morning breakfast, you will go for gorilla trekking in Parc National des Volcans. Tracking the gorillas through the light mountain forest on the slopes of the Virunga is a wonderful experience. If you are lucky you can get to the gorillas, spend an hour with them, and be back at the lodge in time for a late lunch. Some gorilla families however are more elusive and tracking can take a full day, especially when it is wet and muddy. Overnight at Volcanoes Virunga Lodge/Mountain Gorilla View Lodge/Kinigi Guest House (FB).

Day 3: Golden Monkey tracking.
You will have an early morning breakfast and after, you will have a golden monkey track. These golden monkeys are the most endangered primates in the Volcanoes. After lunch, you will have an optional community walk. Dinner and Overnight at Volcanoes Virunga Lodge/Mountain Gorilla View Lodge/Kinigi guest House (FB).

Day 4: Transfer to Uganda.
After a heavy breakfast, you will cross the Katuna Border to Uganda and transfer to Mgahinga National Park of Uganda while preparing for the next day 2nd Gorilla Trek. Dinner and overnight at Volcanoes Mount Gahinga Lodge/Nkuringo safari Lodge (FB).

Day 5: 2nd time gorilla trekking in Mgahinga national park.
After a morning breakfast, you will go for briefing from the Uganda wildlife Authority officials and then later transfer for Gorilla trekking adventure in Mgahinga national park. Return later for dinner and overnight stay at Volcanoes Mount Gahinga Lodge/Nkuringo safari Lodge (FB).

Day 6: Travel back to Kigali
Have a morning village walk with in Kisoro area. After this, transfer back to Kigali in Rwanda. Either you will be transferred to your Hotel in Kigali or will be transferred to the airport for your flight back home.

End of the Safari

Primate tracking, birding, game viewing, Gorilla Trekking, Wildlife safaris Uganda