10 Days Uganda Rwanda Gorilla Safari- Big five Wildlife Tours
10 days Comprehensive gorilla & wildlife safari adventure to Rwanda and Uganda will reward you with amazing safari experience of gorilla trekking in Volcanoes national park or Bwindi Forest national Park, Maghinga National Park to visit the mountain gorillas in the Virunga Mountains of Africa. Wildlife viewing experience on this 10 Days /9 nights Uganda Rwanda will be mostly done in Uganda national park as its known that Uganda has over 10 National Parks & Wildlife Reserves.
10 Days Uganda Rwanda gorilla trekking tour will start from Entebbe Uganda and end in Kigali International port to experience the true african primates and Culture, Landscapes & Lakes and rivers with relaxation at lake buyounyi located in south western Uganda before crossing to Rwanda’s Volcanoes national Park located in Musanze known for being the home for the Mountain gorillas , Golden Monkey and other primates found in the tropical rain forests .
Book 10 days Multi country gorilla & wildlife safari to visit Uganda & Rwanda with Rwanda Gorilla trek to enjoy wildlife game drives looking for the big five and mountain gorilla trekking. This safari will start from Entebbe Uganda and End in Kigali Rwanda
Day 1: Transfer to Murchison Falls National Park
The tour guide from Active African Vacations limited will pick you up from the hotel after the orientation about the safari journey for the next 9 nights Uganda safari & rwanda tour, later start off the journey to transfer you towards the North via Luwero to Murchison falls National Park. En route you will visit the Ziwa Rhino sanctuary which is a home to different rescued Rhinos. Go for a short rhino tracking and then after have Lunch. Later proceed with your journey to Masindi town and then to Murchison falls National Park via the Kichumbanyobo gate. Dinner and overnight stay at Paraa Safari Lodge
Day 2: Game drive and Albert Nile Launch Cruise
After breakfast, you will set out for the early morning game drive in the Northern sector of the Park. With the help of your driver and a ranger guide, Return back to your lodge for Lunch and in the afternoon, take a 3 hours launch cruise to the bottom of the falls, en route, you will be able to see a lot of hippos, Crocodiles, elephants and other animals taking water, and also a variety of bird species such crested crane, black and white eagle will be seen along the search and if you are lucky, you will encounter the legendary shoe bill and many other animals. Dinner and overnight stay at Paraa Safari Lodge.
Day 3: Drive to Fort Portal
After breakfast, you will drive to Fort portal town via Hoima. En route you will see different local community homesteads which will give you a clear view of a true African Culture. Also you will pass through different green vegetation fields of tea. Have lunch in Hoima town and later continue with your journey to Fort portal for dinner and overnight stay at Mountains of the Moon Hotel for up market or Fort Motel for Mid-range.
Day 4: Drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park
After breakfast, you will transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park. The journey en route will offer you with views of the great Mountains of the Moon and a game drive en route. Upon arrival, you will have lunch and in the afternoon, go for the game drive which will expose you to different wildlife and bird species. Among the wildlife, look out for Lions, Elephants, buffaloes, leopards, antelopes, Warthogs, and a lot of Kob. Dinner and overnight stay at Mweya lodge/Bush Lodge/Simba Safari Camp.
Day 5: Chimpanzee tracking and afternoon launch cruise
After breakfast, you will transfer to Kyambura gorge for Chimpanzee tracking. You will first go for the briefing at 7:45 am. Chimpanzees are one of the closest Man’s friends and seeing them is amazing. After the cruise, return back to your lodge for dinner and overnight stay at Simba Safari Camp for Budget.
Day 6: Game Drive – Bwindi impenetrable forest
After breakfast, you will go for the morning game drive in the park and search for different wildlife such as Lions, Elephants, buffaloes, leopards, antelopes and a lot of Kob. After the game drive you will transfer to Bwindi via Ishasha sector which is commonly known for its rare tree climbing lions. Later transfer to Bwindi where you will have dinner and overnight stay at Buhoma Community Banda’s or Wagtail Eco Safari Camp for Budget/ Nkuringo Gorilla Camp
Day 7: Bwindi Gorilla Trekking
You will wake up very early in the morning for breakfast and transfer to your starting point for the Gorilla trek briefing which is made by the Uganda Wildlife Authority wardens. You are advised to travel with your lunch boxes and bottled water. The trek takes between 2 to 8 hours. Their encounter will enable you to forget all the steep slopes and valleys you have gone through. After meeting them, you will return back to your lodge for relaxation, refreshments, dinner and overnight stay at Buhoma Community Banda’s
Day 8: Drive to Rwanda
After breakfast, drive to Rwanda and arrival at Ruhengeri for dinner and overnight stay at Kinigi Guest House/Laplame Hotel/Mountain Gorilla View lodge.
Day 9: Rwanda Gorilla trekking
You will take breakfast early morning before you report to Parc National Des Volcans headquarters in Kinigi for a gorilla trek registration and briefing. After this, you will set off and enter the Virunga forest for the gorilla trek search. Return back to the lodge for refreshments and dinner and overnight stay as above.
Day 10: Drive to Kigali
After a morning breakfast, you will be transferred back to Kigali with Simple Visits to Genocide Memorials and City Tour Around Kigali
The package includes
- Ground transportation
- En-route meals
- Gorilla permits
- Boat cruises
- Driver allowances
- Game drives
- Park entry fees
- Mineral water
- Permits for activities and any other expense included in the package
The package excludes
Air ticket, visa, luxury drinks, laundry and any other personal expenses not included in the package.