6 Days Gorilla Trekking Tour
Day 1: Arrival in Kigali- Rwanda
Upon arrival at Kigali airport, your driver guide will meet you and brief you about the 6 days safari you will transfer to Kigali. Thereafter have lunch in Kigali and after proceed to Parc National des Volcans at around 2pm. As you drive to the park, you will be introduced to amazing landscapes as you will view well the terraced hills of which its where Rwanda obtains the name “Land of a thousand hills” from. On top of this you might still be in line to see 5 peaks of the Virungas. Have dinner and spend a night at the Gorilla’s Nest Hotel/Kinigi Guesthouse (Full Board)
Day 2: Gorilla trekking in Parc National des Volcans-Rwanda
Begin your day with a delicious breakfast and set-out for gorilla tracking/trekking in Parc National des Volcans (Ensure that you made your booking for the permits on time). There is no other thrilling experience as trekking these gorillas through the forested mountain slopes of this eye-catching Virungas. Upon meeting the gorillas, you will be given a period of one hour to be with them, as you watch them play, feed, and take core of the young ones. Thereafter head back to the lodge and have lunch. It is a significant thing to note that as you track some gorilla families tend to be difficult to locate/find. That is why it is also hard to tell how long trekking will take since it can take the whole day if it is a rainy month, most paths can be had to navigate having lots of mud. Have dinner and spend a night at the Gorilla’s Nest Hotel/Kinigi Guesthouse (Full Board)
Day 3: Trekking Golden Monkeys
Having had breakfast, proceed and trek golden monkeys; these are so attractive and beautiful to watch in the forest as they play around jumping from brunch to brunch. After trekking you can also visit some local community projects and at least one local school(This is an optional activity). Have dinner and spend a night at the Gorilla’s Nest Hotel/Kinigi Guesthouse (Full Board)
Day 4: Visit Dian Fossey’s grave and transfer to Bwindi Forest- Uganda
Have a tasty breakfast, after that you could opt to unwind at your lodge, or choose to visit Dian Fossey’s grave. Later have lunch and transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest in Uganda in the afternoon, along the way you will see great sightings and amazing landscapes. Arrive in the late afternoon, have dinner and Overnight at Volcanoes Mount Gahinga Lodge/Buhoma community Bandas/Gorilla Resort (Full Board).
Day 5: Gorilla tracking/trekking in Bwindi Forest
On this great day when you are done with your breakfast you will be taken to the park and start off tracking the mountain gorillas again, however this time around the tracking will be carried out in Bwindi forest in Uganda. After tracking, go for a nature walk in the evening or visit the Batwa community.
Day 6: Return back to Kampala
After wonderful breakfast, begin your journey back to Kampala with lunch along the way or if your flight is on that the same day, you will be transferred to the airport in Entebbe.
End of Safari