6 Days Rwanda Uganda safari

6 days Rwanda Uganda safari you through various destinations in Uganda the pearl of Africa and Rwanda a land of a thousand hills, this safari begins from Rwanda and ends in Rwanda with crossing over to Uganda. In this safari you will participate in gorilla trekking in volcanoes national park of Rwanda and in Bwindi impenetrable national park of Uganda.

6 Days Rwanda Uganda safari

 

Highlights                             

  • Gorilla trekking into destinations
  • sights seeing
  • Cultural encounters (optional)
  • Golden monkey tracking (optional)
  • Visiting Dian Fossey’s grave

Brief  Itinerary.

Day 1:  Arrival at  Kigali international Airport and transfer to  volcanoes national park

Day 2  :  Gorilla trekking at volcanoes national park Rwanda.

Day 3:  Golden Monkey and  Dian fossey Hike.

Day 4: Transfer to Bwindi forest national park.

Day 5: Bwindi gorilla trekking .

Days 6: Transfer to Kigali.

Detailed  Itinerary.

DAY 1: ARRIVAL AT KIGALI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

On the First day of the safari, as you arrive at Kigali international airport you will be received by your safari driver assigned to you by achieve global safaris. You will proceed to Kigali city where you will make a stopover for lunch, you can also visit Kigali genocide memorial city. Then you proceed to volcanoes national park and on the way you get beautiful scenic sights of the magnificent peaks of mount bisoke, mount karisimbi, mount sabyinyo and muhavura. When you get to the park you will check into your lodges have dinner and sleep.

Accommodation

Luxury: Kigali Serena

Mid-range: country inn

Budget: step town hotel

Meal plan: dinner and breakfast

DAY 2: MOUNTAIN GORILLA TREKKING IN VOLCANOES

On the day of trekking, you will wake up so early for breakfast, after breakfast you drive to the park’s headquarters for briefing. At the briefing point you rules and regulations you will be following during the trekking will be read to you by the ranger. Then you will begin the thrilling mountain gorilla trekking by climbing into the forests of volcanos national park, after locating the gorillas you will be allows to spend only one hour with them as you watch them playing, feeding their little ones and building nests. You will return to your lodges.

Meal plan: full board

DAY 3: GOLDEN MONKEY TREKKING or visit Dian Fossey grave

On this day, you will wake up early in the morning for breakfast and then after you will go for golden monkey tracking which will take you on a search for the fascinating golden monkeys in the thick forests or you can opt for Dian fossey hiking. When you come back you take your lunch and rest for a bit, in the evening you can opt to go for local community visit where you will encounter different cultures, schools and community projects. You will go back to your lodges rest, eat dinner and sleep.

6 Days Rwanda Uganda safari

Meal plan: full board

DAY 4: TRANSFER TO BWINDI IMPENETRABLE NATIONAL PARK

On this day you will wake up for breakfast, transfer to Kigali city where you will have a city tour and then proceed to Bwindi impenetrable national park in Uganda. On this journey you will enjoy scenic sights of Virunga volcanoes and when you reach the park you will check in to your lodges, rest, have dinner and sleep

Accommodation

Luxury: buhoma haven

Mid-range: ichumbi gorilla lodge

Buhoma: buhoma community

 

Meal plan: lunch and dinner

DAY 5: GORILLA TREKKING IN BWINDI

On the fifth day of mountain gorilla trekking you will wake up so early for breakfast then you assemble at the park’s headquarters for briefing where instructions and rules will be read to you by the rangers. After briefing you will climb into the thick forests of Bwindi in search for gorilla and upon locating them you are allowed to spend one hour will them. After trekking you will head back to your lodges at around after noon and rest, in the evening you will go for batwa experience where you will learn more about the ancient batwa pygmy people. After you will go back to your lodges rest and sleep.

Meal plan full board

DAY 6: TRANSFER BACK TO KIGALI

On the sixth and last day of the safari you will wake up for breakfast, check out your lodges and embark on your journey from Bwindi back to Kigali, you will make a stopover for lunch then you head to the airport to catch your flight marking the end of the safari.

Meal plan: breakfast and lunch

What to park for this safari

  • Hiking stick
  • Comfortable hiking shoes
  • Backpack
  • Water for refreshment
  • Rain proof clothes

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