11 Days Uganda - Rwanda tour

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This exciting Trip takes you to both Countries and it brings you to Gorilla Tracking in either of the two Countries.Here you can visit the amazing National Parks such as The Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda for Gorillas or Golden Monkey Tracking,Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park in Uganda for Gorilla Tracking or Forest walk, Queen Elizabeth National Park for Game drives and a Boat cruise on Kazinga Channel, Kibale National Park for Chimpanzee Tracking, and Bigodi Wetland walk , then to Murchison Falls for more Game drives and a Boat cruise to the bottom of the mighty Murchison Falls.

Day to day

Day 1

Arrival at Kigali International Airport for your 11 Days Uganda-Rwanda.

On Arrival, You will be picked by our Professional English Speaking Guide/Driver who will take you for a City tour in and around Kigali. Here you can visit places like, Kimironko Market, Genocide Memorial, Art galleries, and get acquaint with this amazing city. You will then proceed to the Volcanoes National Park located in the North via terraced hills viewing the whole picture of Rwanda Altitude and Landscape. Dinner and overnight: At a Lodge as per our booking.

Day 2

Gorilla tracking in Volcanoes National Park.

After an early morning Breakfast, you will head to the Headquarters with your packed lunch for briefing about the Do's and Don'ts while you are with the Gorillas. Then proceed to the forest  to Track these amazing Animals, this may take 2 to 3 hours depending on the movement of the Gorillas. You will spend an hour with the Gorillas then after head back to the Headquarters. In the evening you can either visit the Twin Lakes,go for Iby'iwachu cultural village to experience the Rwandeese Culture. If you don't want to Track the Gorillas in Rwanda, then you can choose to visit Diane Fossey's grave or go for Golden Monkey tracking.

Dinner and overnight at your Lodge.

Day 3

Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park.

After Breakfast, Drive to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park in Uganda. You will cross from Rwanda to Uganda through the Chanika Uganda-Rwanda Boarder then Drive to your Lodge. Dinner and overnight: At a Lodge as per our booking.

Day 4

Gorilla tracking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest:

After an early morning breakfast,report to Park Headquarters for briefing about the D'os and Don'ts while with the Gorillas. You will trek through the thick forest with your Guides and Rangers to search for Gorillas, which can take you approximately three hours depending on the movement of the Gorillas. You will then spend one hour with the Gorillas  then head back to your lodge for relaxation. In the evening go for community visit to the batwa (pygmies). If you tracked Gorillas in Rwanda and not willing to do in Uganda,you may opt for a Forest walk or Community visits. Dinner and overnight: At a Lodge as per our booking.

Day 5

Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park.

In the morning, you will transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park where you can experience some incredible scenery along the way. You will arrive in time for Lunch at the Lodge and evening Game drive in the plains of Kasenyi in search for Savannah Wildlife like Lions, Leopards, Elephants, Giraffes, buffalos, antelopes and many more.

Dinner and overnight: at a lodge as per our booking.

Day 6

Morning game drive and afternoon boat cruise on Kazinga channel.

head for a morning game drive to try to find what you may have missed the previous day. After that, you will head back to the lodge then go for afternoon boat cruise on Kazinga channel. This cruise offers you chances of seeing animals like hippos, crocodiles, beautiful water birds, among others. Dinner and over night:at the lodge as per our booking.

 

Day 7

Morning game drive and transfer to Kibale National Park.

after an early breakfast,drive to the northern part of Queen Elizabeth national park in search for animals like leopards, lions, elephants, buffaloes, waterbucks, kobs, savannah birds and many more. You will then transfer to Kibale National Park arriving in the evening. Dinner and overnight: at a lodge as per our booking.

Day 8

Chimpanzee tracking in Kibale national park.

After breakfast,drive to the park headquarters for briefing and then after head to the forest for chimpanzee tracking. During this activity, you will have a chance to see many of the 13 primate species native to this forest.after lunch, go for Bigodi wetland walk. Dinner and overnight: at a lodge as per our booking.

Day 9

Transfer to murchison falls national park.

Drive to Murchison falls via small towns, villages, and stunning views of beautiful sceneries arriving late evening. Dinner and over night: at a lodge as per our booking.

Day 10

Morning game drive and afternoon boat cruise to the bottom of the falls.

After morning breakfast,drive to Nothern section of Paraa for a morning game drive that will enable you view animals like buffalos, lions, leopards, elephants, antelopes, hippos, giraffes among others. Head back to your lodge for lunch then after proceed for a boat cruise to the bottom of the falls to see how river Nile squeezes itself in a narrow godge before exploding out giving you the experience of a lifetime. Dinner and overnight: at a lodge as per our booking.

Day 11

Transfer to Entebbe international airport

Drive to entebbe international airport, you may decide to visit Zziwa rhino sanctuary depending on your flight time.(optional).

Prices

Price on request, please send an email to info@ichumusafarisafrica.com

Includes

  • Accommodation.

  • Park entrance.

  • Car hire and fuel.

  • Gorilla permits.

  • Transportation in a comfortable safari vehicle.

  • English speaking guide/driver.

  • Mineral water.

Excludes

  • Personal expenses.

  • Air tickets.

  • Additional drinks like wines,beers.

  • Tips.

  • Telephone charges.