2 Days Rwanda Uganda Gorilla Safari
Overview of the 2 Days Rwanda Uganda Gorilla Safari
2Days Rwanda Uganda gorillas Safari is a short Uganda Gorilla trekking safari in Rwanda & Uganda. The safari commences and ends in Kigali. However, it involves early transfers on the first day and late arrival on the second day. Encountering mountain gorillas of Volcanoes National Park Rwanda and those of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Uganda in their varied habitats is very rewarding.
2 Days Rwanda Uganda Gorilla Safari highlights
- Day 1 of the 2 Days Rwanda Uganda Gorilla Safari: Do gorilla trekking in Volcanoes National Park & transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park (Uganda)
- Day 2 of the 2 Days Rwanda Uganda Gorilla Safari: Do Gorilla trekking in Bwindi & transfer back to Kigali.
2 Days Rwanda Uganda Gorilla Safari Details
Day 1 of the 2 Days Rwanda Uganda Gorilla Safari: Drive from Kigali to Volcanoes National Park
Before embarking on this 4 day Rwanda gorilla trekking adventure, you will have first have an early breakfast at your place of stay in Kigali after which you will transfer with the help of our guide to Volcanoes National Park 116km about 3 hours drive. You will arrive early for Lunch and simple relaxation. In the afternoon, you will either embark on the nature walk to the awesome twin lakes of Ruhondo and Burera amidst magical bird sights and amazing scenery or you can opt for the Iby iwachu cultural village to have a detailed encounter of the Kinyarwanda Culture.
Accommodation: Virunga Lodge (Upmarket/luxury), Gorilla Mountain View Lodge (Midrange/standard) or Kinigi Guest House (Budget/basic).
Day 2 of the 2 Days Rwanda Uganda Gorilla Safari: Do gorilla tracking endeavor
While on your gorilla trekking safari in Rwanda, you will wake up for an early cup of coffee before gathering at Kinigi Park Headquarters for briefing about the gorilla trekking activity at 08:00am always conducted by park rangers. This short briefing is designed detail the dos and donts while trekking gorillas. After briefing, you will traverse the jungle in search of the splendid mountain gorillas in the company of the park ranger guide which stretches between 2 – 8 hours. You will walk through the luxuriant vegetation, climb raised gradients, ascend down the valleys before you encounter the great mountain gorillas as they munch their food and get astonished by the young gorillas playing and demonstrating their tactics which will prompt you to use up your camera space unknowingly. You have one full hour encounter with gorillas after which you will retreat to your lodge for relaxation carrying with you a certificate of gorilla tracking.
Accommodation: You will stay at your previous lodge.
Day 3 of the 2 Days Rwanda Uganda Gorilla Safari: Carry out Golden monkey tracking & visit the Dian Fossey site
On the day 3 of your gorilla trekking safari in Rwanda, you will have your early breakfast and gather at the park Headquarters at 08:00am for another amazing primate encounter the golden monkey tracking. This snub-nosed monkey is listed as endangered by the IUCN and only exists in the Virunga Area thus encountering it is a rewarding move to ever incorporate in your gorilla safari in Rwanda. It will take you half day to hike and spend time with these species before returning to the lodge for simple relaxation. In the afternoon, embark on the hike to the Karisoke research center to see the works of the leading gorilla conservationist that the world has ever had- Dian Fossey whose tomb also lies close the center alongside that of her great silverback Digit.
Accommodation: You will spend an overnight at your previous lodge.
Day 4 of the 2 Days Rwanda Uganda Gorilla Safari: Drive back to the city of Kigali.
After your relaxed breakfast, embark on a return journey to Kigali city 116km about 3 hours drive. You will enjoy the scenic views en route as you come to the end of your 4 days gorilla trekking safari in Rwanda.
End of 2 Days Rwanda Uganda Gorilla Safari
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