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5 Days Uganda Gorilla Safari in Bwindi Forest Starting From Kigali Rwanda

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Day 1: Transfer from Rwanda Kigali -Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Stop At: Kigali City Tower, Kigali Rwanda
Depart in the morning after breakfast we drive to south-westwards to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Bwindi is best known for its Mountain Gorillas, primate presence and spectacular bird population, En route a photographic opportunities along the way. Boarder crossing then continues to Kabale Town where there will be a stopover stop for lunch.
Duration: 3 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Moderate Lodge: Broadbill Forest Camp, Mid-range Lodge: Bakiga Lodge, Luxury Lodge: Mahogany Springs Lodge- Buhoma

Day 2: Gorilla trek in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park of Uganda

Stop At: Bwindi Inpenetrable Forest, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Uganda
After breakfast you will transfer to the park headquarters for the briefing before you set off at 9:00 am through the tracks to search for the humble giants. You will go with packed lunch because it’s hard to determine how long it will take you to meet these great apes. However the time ranges between 2-9 hours depending on the movement of the giant primates. The activity is tedious, it entails walking along steep hilly tracks however encountering these great relatives of man erases all the poor memories/ hardships you went through in trying to find them. After the Gorilla Tracking activity, go back to your accommodation for dinner and overnight.
Duration: 5 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Moderate Lodge: Broadbill Forest Camp, Mid-range Lodge: Bakiga Lodge, Luxury Lodge: Mahogany Springs Lodge- Buhoma

Day 3: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park to Queen Elizabeth Nation Park

Stop At: Queen Elizabeth National Park, 410 kilometers from Kampala, Kasese Uganda
After breakfast, embark on the journey to Queen Elizabeth National Park. The drive will take you through the Ishasha sector arriving at Queen Elizabeth National Park in the afternoon. You will have a game drive en-route where you might spot game along the way as you transfer to the park headquarters. Watch out for tree climbing lions in the Ishasha sector.
Duration: 3 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Budget Lode: Bush Lodge, Mid-range Lodge: Kasenyi Safari Lodge, Luxury Lodge: Mweya Safari Lodge

Day 4: Explore Queen Elizabeth National Park

Stop At: Queen Elizabeth National Park, 410 kilometers from Kampala, Kasese Uganda
After an early morning warm up tea or coffee, you will head for a game drive along Kasenyi tracks in search of animals like: lions, cape buffalos, elephants, warthogs, waterbucks, spotted hyenas, mangoose, kobs and, if you are lucky, the leopard is often spotted. Over 606 bird species have been recorded in this park and most notably along the Kazinga channel.

Return for a full breakfast, relax and prepare for yet another exciting activity in the afternoon. After lunch you will transfer to enjoy a unique two hours boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel. This launch cruise gives you a great opportunity for photography, animal and bird watching at close range.
Duration: 12 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Budget Lode: Bush Lodge, Mid-range Lodge: Kasenyi Safari Lodge, Luxury Lodge: Mweya Safari Lodge

Day 5: Queen Elizabeth National Park to Kigali Airport

Stop At: Kigali City Tower, Kigali Rwanda
Very early in the morning before dawn, you will wake up to have a cup of coffee or a glass of water/ juice then proceed for an early morning game drive. This game drive will take you through the Kasenyi track and the queens’ mile in the park and will reward you with animals like Lions, elephants, hyenas, Giant forest hogs, Bush bucks, Warthogs, Hyenas, civets, aardvarks, Leopards, and many more. After the game drive you will drive back to your accommodation for late breakfast and then later on drive to Kigali Rwanda to reach in the evening. For relaxation or to catch your onward flight home.
Duration: 5 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Any suggested pickup point suggested by the client.
Duration
5 days
Inclusions
  • 5x Breakfast
  • 4x Dinner
  • 5x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 4 nights
  • Meet & greet services
  • Airport transfers to/from Kigali airport
  • Accommodation and meals on safari as above
  • One gorilla permit per person
  • Bottled water on safari vehicle
  • All park entry fees and set activities on the itinerary
  • Entry/Admission - Kigali City Tower
  • Entry/Admission - Bwindi Inpenetrable Forest
  • Entry/Admission - Queen Elizabeth National Park
Exclusions
  • Visas
  • Personal travel insurance and items of a personal nature
  • Charter/Scheduled flights also optional extra
  • Plus all expenses of personal nature like tips
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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