7 Day Uganda Rwanda Gorilla Safari

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival
Upon arrival at Kigali International Airport meet and great with your guide who will transfer you to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay. HB

Day 2: City tour and then transfer to Lake Kivu
After a relaxed breakfast, do a city tour in Kigali, visiting the museum, and genocide memorial center then proceed to Lake Kivu in Gisenyi, a place best known for its sparkling natural beauty. Dinner and overnight at the Hotel. FB

Day 3: Golden Monkey Tracking at Volcanoes National Park
After an early breakfast, drive to volcanoes National Park arriving by 7am, gather at the park headquarters for briefing then start the trek in the forest in search of the rare golden monkeys. The duration of the trek is not predictable as its depends on the movements of the monkeys but finding them is fulfilling. We will then return to the lodge for relaxation, if you still feel strong, you may visit cultural center to learn of the way of living of the local people. Dinner and overnight at the Lodge. FB

Day 4: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
After breakfast, we will cross the border to Bwindi Impenetrable National park. We will visit the batwa community the former forest people who once survived on the forest for shelter, medicine and food before they we expelled from the park. We will spend a night at the lodge/camp. FB

Day 5: Gorilla tracking
After an early morning breakfast, you will assemble at the park headquarters for a briefing, with the guide of the park rangers; you will start the trek into the forest to encounter the great apes, the mountain gorillas. The trek is usually hectic yet rewarding when you stand meters away from the mountain gorillas. We will return to the lodge for relaxation, meals and overnight stay. FB

Day 6: Transfer to Mbarara Town
After the breakfast, you will head to Mbarara Town for relaxation at the hotel and overnight stay. FB

Day 7: Kampala/ Departure
After breakfast, drive to Kampala with stop overs at Igongo cultural center and museum for cultural display of the western tribes, this is also a good place for souvenir shopping, we will then proceed, another stop at the Equator, our lunch will be served enroute. Reaching Kampala in the afternoon, you will proceed to Entebbe International Airport.

End of safari

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