Gorilla Tour Uganda, Rwanda 7 days

Safari tour package:
A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Price per person*:
$4000
Includes internal flights:
No
Length of safari:
7 days
Best months:
All year
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Very Active - Trekking, mountain biking, kayaking
Safari type:
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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Tour Cost Includes

- Accommodation as stated on the itinerary, meals as stated, transport on a 4X4 WD, transfers where necessary, Entrance fees to all National Parks, Boat ride in Lake Mburo, Mineral water for the whole trip while in your car, Gorilla permits per person in Volcanoes Park in Rwanda, Gorilla permits per person in Bwindi National Park in Uganda, English speaking Guides Expenses, Game drive in Lake Mburo, Nature/Village walks where mentioned, City Tour where mentioned

Excludes:

- Visa’s at boarder points, Charter flights, Air transportation, Drinks, Laundry, Telephone calls, tips, and any other personals extras that are not included in the itinerary

Itinerary

Day One   City Tour

On arrival at Entebbe International airport you will meet our company representative to transfer you to your Hotel for check in. Depending on the time of arrival you will go for a city tour to check out places like, the Uganda museum, Kasubi Tombs, Namugongo Uganda Martyrs shrine and the Bahai temple. Dinner and a night at your hotel of choice (BB)

Day Two Kamapala city – Lake Mburo National

Drive off to Lake Mburo to go for a game drive along the lake shore track, through the “Kigambara Loop” that offers interesting guided lakeside walks. You will see animals like Pribi, topi, eland, zebra and buffaloes to find cape buffaloes. You will have lunch to go for a boat ride on Lake Mburo to view birds Papyrus Gonoleks, Carruther’s Cisticolas, Brown-faced Lapwings, the extraordinary White winged Warbler, and Bare-Faced Go-away bird. Dinner and overnight (BLD)

Day Three Lake Mburo – Bwindi Gorilla forest

Take your breakfast to drive west to Bwindi  Park through Maramagambo and Ishasha following the mystical Rwenzori Mountains for most of the journey. Look out for game enroute through the Ishasha sector expect to see animals like buffaloes, antelopes, elephants, Kobs and many more. You will reach in the late afternoon to have a rest around the Forest to explore the services hotel / lodge has to offer overnight. (BLD).

Day Four  Gorilla trekking in Bwindi impenetrable forest

Have breakfast to proceed to the park headquarters for briefing before embarking on Gorilla tracking. Bwindi is a stunning forest that offers dramatic, heavily forested and dense landscape crossed by numerous animal trails, allowing access for tourists. While tracking gorillas look out for animals the rare golden monkey, like buffalo, leopards, elephants, bushbucks, black-fronted duikers, and giant forest hogs. The activity of tracking gorillas is strenuous but observing and spending time with the gorillas is an unusual and inspiring adventure. They are shy and peaceful- an experience that is unforgettable. Dinner and overnight at Lake Kitandara tented Camp or basic at Buhoma community bandas.

Day Five Transfer Rwanda Gorilla Park

Have breakfast to proceed to Rwanda via Kisoro and cross the Border to Ruhengeri; Dinner and overnight to your hotel of choice. (BLD)

Day Six Gorilla Tracking in Parc National des Volcanoes (PNV)

Go for briefing at Pac de volcanoes Park headquarters in Ruhengeri. You will then begin tracking the Gorillas at 9:00am. The time you will spend tracking these peaceful apes will depend on their movement. After tracking these humble giants drive hotel / lodge for dinner and overnight (BLD)

Day Seven From Gorilla park – Kigali Airport

Early morning Breakfast at 07:00am proceed with a departure to Kigali for city of Kigali sight seeing Visit places in the city include; genocide memorial site at Gisozi..this a big place ant it take a lot of time to complete almost to 4 hrs and then a few art and craft shops in the city. Refresh and you will be transferred to Kigali airport to catch your flight.(BL)

End of Uganda Rwanda Safari

 

Platinum Safaris & Travel Uganda

- We offer private/custom safaris
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Since: Aug 2002

Parks you will visit

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Animals you will see

African buffalo
African buffalo
Baboon
Baboon
Bushbaby
Bushbaby
Chimpanzee
Chimpanzee
Elephant
Elephant
Hippopotamus
Hippopotamus
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Activities you can do

Horseback riding
Horseback riding
Bird watching
Bird watching
Boating / canoeing
Boating / canoeing
Bush walks
Bush walks
Cultural / Tribal visits
Cultural / Tribal visits
Fishing
Fishing
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