Luxury Rwanda & Uganda Gorillas,chimpanzee safari tour

This tour will start from Kigali or Kampala & involves 2 countries and tracking gorillas in both Uganda and Rwanda, will have canoe trekking around lake bunyonyi, Tree climbing round in Queen Elizabeth national park, Chimpanzee tracking in Kibale national park, Murchison falls national park and Ziwa Rhino sanctuary, the reverse of this tour is true based on the highlights.

Safari tour package:
A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Price per person*:
$6705 - $7770
Includes internal flights:
Length of safari:
14 days
Best months:
All year
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Easy - Game drives, bush dinners
Safari type:
Romantic safaris Romantic Cultural safaris Cultural Birding safaris Birding
*Prices are estimates and used as guidelines only. Please contact the tour operator for an exact quote.
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Day 1: Airport pick up.
Day 2: Gorilla tracking in Rwanda.
Day 3: Uganda & Lake Bunyonyi.
Day 4: Community projects, bird watching & Canoe trekking.
Day 5: Bwindi Impenetrable National park.
Day 6: Gorilla trekking & Queen Elizabeth national park.
Day 7: Morning game drive, tree climbing lions & boat safari on Kazinga channel.
Day 8: Maramagambo forest walk & Kibale national park.
Day 9: Chimpanzee tracking & Chimpanzee habituation experience.
Day 10: Bird watching and bigodi wetland.
Day 11: Masindi town.
Day 12: Transfer to Murchison fall national park.
Day 13: Game drive & Boat safari.
Day 14: Rhino & Kampala.

Day 1: Welcome to Rwanda, Our representative shall meet you at Kanombe airport in Rwanda, You shall have a city tour and have genocide tour, you shall then be transferred to the booked accommodation in the Volcono National park.

Day 2: Gorilla tracking: On this day, you wake up and take a hearty breakfast, you will also have parked lunch and travel to the Volcono national park, You shall have briefing from Rwanda rangers but ofcourse not forgeting the Entertainment from the local Rwanda along with morning tea.

Day 3: Transfer to lake bunyonyi in south western Uganda & Batwa experience: On this day, you will wake up and take hearty breakfast as you leave the land of the a thousand hills to the pearl of Africa. You will be transferred to lake bunyonyi in south western Uganda which the second deepest lake in Africa after lake tanganyika. You will have a chance to visit the Batwa community on your way from the land of a thousand hills with great enternaiment from the such marginalised people in Africa but also a very great experience they offer.

Day 4: Canoe trekking & Lake bunyonyi photograpy trekks: On this day, You will wake up, You shall have a chance to see some of the islands around lake bunyonyi or island that are within lake bunyonyi, You shall visit some communities around lake bunyonyi but also have photgrapy trekks where you see great view of lake bunyonyi.

Day 5: Bwindi impentrable National park: Today in the morning, we wake you up and relax abit while taking breakfast,we shall travel to Kabale town and proceed to Bwindi impenetrable national park all in south western Uganda for fascinating activity other than gorilla tracking, Note that half of the gorilla on the planet live in Bwindi Impenetrable national park in south western Uganda.

Day 6: Gorilla tracking & forest walk: On this day, we wake you up and take a hearty breakfast, you shall then travel to the briefing centre with the help of your great driver/guide on the safari, You shall get briefing from the rangers and then set you free to the forest for Gorilla tracking, Then you safari guide shall wait for you as you come back from the forest after gorilla tracking and take you to your accommodation, After gorilla tracking, you could then have a forest walk which a batwa trail.

Day 7: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth national park & Game drive: On this day, you leave Bwindi impenetrable national park and travel to Queen Elizabeth national park through Kihiihi town, then go head to the national park where you shall either check in at your accommodation or have afternoon game drive before check in.

Day 8: Morning game drive & boat safari: On this day, we will wake you up, you will either take your morning breakfast or go for morning game drive and come back for breakfast, However you will have morning game drive in the park searching for wildlife that include Elephants, Bufflos, Lions,giraffs and Bebra being a savannah area. After the morning game drive, you will come to your accommodation and have lunch, you will then have afternoon boat safari on Kazinga channel spotting Crocodiles and hippos within the waters of the channel.

Day 9: Transfer to Kibale National park & Bigodi wetland walk: After fascinating activities in Queen Elizabeth national park, today we wake you up and travel to Kibale national park through Fortportal town and have lunch in this beautiful and cleanliness town in south western Uganda, then proceed to Kibale national park where you shall have evening walk into Bigodi wetland sporting out lots of bird spacies and Monkeys.

Day 10: Chimpanzee tracking & Chimpanzee habituation experience: Is the fascinating activity and is a matter of choosing whether to do Chimpanzee tracking or Chimpanzee habituation experience, Chimpanzee tracking is where tourists stay with the chimps for a short time while Chimpanzee habituation experience is where the tourists spend the whole day with chimps.

Day 11: Transfer to Hoima town: Every start of the trip invlolves morning breakfast, therefore you shall wake up and take a continental breakfast, you will continwe your journey to murchsion falls national park for more activities below.

Day 12: Murcchsion falls & game drive: Here you take your morning breakfast and checkout, You will be transfeered to Murschion falls national park where you shall first have your lunch and have afternoon game drive within the park.

Day 13: Morning game drive & Boat safari: On this day, You will wake up from your confortable beds, you will take a hearty breakfast and start your morning game drive in the park sporting out alot of wildlife that include lions, giraffes,whathogs and elephants, You will then come back to your accommodation and take a short break waiting for your lunch, You will then travel and have a boat safari on the Nile where you shall see lots of hippos & Crocodiles within.

Day 14: Top of the falls,Rhino & Kampala: This marks the end of your trip where you shall wake up, travel to the top of the falls and then begin your journey to Rhino and finally travel back to Kampala.

Listed below are hotels/lodges/resorts that the safari tour operator can accomodate for you.

  • Gorilla Mountain view Lodge
  • Bird nest Resort
  • Silver back safari Lodge
  • Mweya safari Lodge
  • Kyaninga Lodge
  • Paara Lodge or Kyobe Lodge

Gatatu Safaris

- We offer private/custom safaris
- Our main focus is: Mid-level safaris
- We book pre/post-safari attractions
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Since: Sep 2013

Parks you will visit

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Animals you will see

African buffalo
African buffalo
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Activities you can do

Bird watching
Bird watching
Boating / canoeing
Boating / canoeing
Bush walks
Bush walks
Cultural / Tribal visits
Cultural / Tribal visits
Game drives
Game drives
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