3 Days Uganda Gorilla Habituation from Kigali

Our 3 days Uganda gorilla habituation experience from Kigali is an exciting and immersive adventure that will give you an opportunity to trek the endangered gorillas and spend time with them having fun.


  • Day 1: Transfer from Kigali to Bwindi.
  • Day 2: Gorilla habituation.
  • Day 3: Departure back to Kigali.

Detailed Itinerary.

Day 1: Transfer from Kigali to Bwindi impenetrable national park.

Wake up very early in the morning, enjoy your breakfast and prepare yourself getting ready to depart from Kigali to Bwindi in Uganda. You will be picked up from your hotel in Kigali and transferred to Bwindi  crossing into Uganda through Katuna boarder with your enroute  lunch in Kabale town.

Proceed to Bwindi arriving in the afternoon. Check in and relax preparing for the next day.

Dinner and overnight: Rushaga Gorilla Lodge

Meals: Half Board

Day 2: Gorilla Habituation Experience.

After enjoying your breakfast, you will be picked up by our guide with your packed lunch who will drive you to the park headquarters where you will team up with the park ranger guides, your fellow trekkers  for  a briefing and then after head into the impenetrable forest for your Gorilla Habituation Experience.

The trek can last between 3 to 6 hours depending on where the gorilla family is located.  After finding them, you will be allowed  to  stay with them for up to 4 hours and later exit the forest. Meet up with your driver/guide and transfer back to the lodge.

Diner and overnight: Rushaga Gorilla Lodge

Meals: Full Board

Day 3: Back to Kigali & Departure.

After enjoying your breakfast, pack up your luggage and embark on your journey back to Kigali arriving mid-morning. Drive to the Kigali international airport for your onward flight.

Inclusions in the itinerary:

  • Gorilla Habituation Permit
  • Ground transport in a private 4WD safari vehicle
  • English speaking driver/guide
  • Accommodation as described in the itinerary
  • Fuel for the vehicle.
  • Meals as described in the itinerary
  • Bottled mineral water in the car


  • Tips and gratuities.
  • Telephone calls and any other items of personal nature