Safari Overview – 5 Day Uganda Rwanda Gorilla Tour Combination
The 5 day Rwanda and Uganda gorilla safari offers you a great opportunity to see the mountain gorillas in Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park and Mgahinga national park or Bwindi impenetrable forest in south western Uganda. The tour can start and end Kigali or Kampala, or start in Kigali and end in Kampala and vice versa. Transportation is offered in 4×4 safari vehicles that include Land Cruiser hardtop extended version for groups, Toyota Prado, Nissan patrol and Land Rovers depending on availability. We organize accommodation in very safe, clean and comfortable lodges for budget, deluxe and luxury travelers.
The accommodation options with have in Volcanoes National Park Rwanda include Virunga Lodge, Sabyinyo Silverback lodge, Five Volcanoes Lodge, Villa Gorilla, Mountain Gorilla View, Le Bambou Gorilla Lodge, Kinigi Guest House, Hotel La palme, Muhabura Hotel and others.
Accommodation options in Uganda include Mount Gahinga Lodge, Travellers Rest Hotel Kisoro, Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge, Chameleon Hill Lodge, Rushaga Gorilla Camp, Gorilla Safari Lodge, Wagtail Eco Camp and Nkuringo Gorilla camp among others.
This is an all inclusive package; the quote includes one gorilla permit for Uganda (US$600), one gorilla permit for Rwanda (US$750), private transport in a comfortable 4wd safari vehicle, services of a full time English speaking driver / tour guide, all tour activities as the itinerary below, 4 night accommodation and meals (Full board), enroute meals, bottled mineral water for refreshment and airport transfers. Excluded are; Flights, Visas, Personal expenses like tips for staff, beverages and laundry. Below is the detailed day-by-day itinerary;
Day One: Transfer to Volcanoes National park Rwanda (2 hours)
Day Two: Gorilla Tracking in Rwanda, Evening Community Walk
Day Three: Cross to Uganda, Bwindi National Park (2hours)
Day Four: Second Gorilla trek, Transfer to Mgahinga national park (2 hours)
Day Five: Third Gorilla Trek or Golden Monkey Tracking or Mountain Hiking
End of the tour