8 day safari

This primate safari allows you to track the mountain gorillas in two locations: Parc National des Volcans in Rwanda and Bwindi Impenetrable Forest in Uganda. In addition to these prime activities the interaction with the ancient Batwa traditions in Mount Gahinga offers a full adventure.

Safari tour package:
A set-date, set-itinerary, group safari
Price per person*:
$5800
Includes internal flights:
No
Length of safari:
8 days
Best months:
January - February, June - December
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Very Active - Trekking, mountain biking, kayaking
Safari type:
Cultural safaris Cultural
*Prices are estimates and used as guidelines only. Please contact the tour operator for an exact quote.
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Highlights Include:

Gorilla Tracking in Parc National des Volcans (Rwanda), Mgahinga Gorilla National Park (Uganda) and Bwindi Impenetrable Forest (Uganda)
Golden MonkeyTracking in Parc National des Volcans or Mgahinga National Park (Uganda)
Dian Fossey’s Grave
Hike any of three Volcanoes
Batwa Heritage Experience
Batwa Dance Performance

Day 1
• Arrive in Kigali, Rwanda
• Travel to Virunga Lodge with your expert safari guide
• Intore Dance Performance
O/N: Virunga Lodge (L,D)

Day 2
• Gorilla Tracking in Parc National des Volcans
• Visit the Mwiko Primary School
O/N: Virunga Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 3 Options
• Gorilla Tracking in Parc National des Volcans
• Golden Monkey Tracking in Parc National des Volcans
• Visit Dian Fossey’s Grave
• Hike a Volcano
• Local village and lake walks
• Visit the Mwiko Primary School
O/N: Virunga Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 4
• Travel to Mount Gahinga
• Cross the Border into Uganda
• Batwa Dance Performance
O/N: Mount Gahinga Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 5
• Batwa Heritage Experience
• Batwa Vocational Centre
• Complimentary Massage
• Golden Monkey Tracking in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park
• Gorilla Tracking in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park
O/N: Mount Gahinga Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 6
• Travel to Bwindi Lodge
• Self-Guided River Walk
O/N: Bwindi Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 7
• Gorilla Tracking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
• Orphanage Dance Performance
O/N: Bwindi Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 8 Options
• Travel to Kigali
• Cross the border to Rwanda
• Visit the Genocide Memorial if there is time
Bwindi Lodge (B)

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

  • Bwindi Lodge
  • Mount Gahinga Lodge
  • Virunga Lodge

Volcanoes Safaris

- We offer private/custom safaris
- We offer group tours/safaris
- Our main focus is: Mid-level safaris
- We book pre/post-safari attractions
T: 256 (0) 414 346464
Since: Mar 2013

Parks you will visit

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Animals you will see

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

Bird watching
Bird watching
Bush walks
Bush walks
Cultural / Tribal visits
Cultural / Tribal visits
Game drives
Game drives
Night drives
Night drives
Photography
Photography
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