3 Days Kigali to Bwindi Gorilla Trekking

3 Days Kigali to Bwindi Gorilla Trekking

This 3-day Gorilla Trekking Uganda via Rwanda is a fantastic mix for visitors that wish to arrive via Kigali Rwanda and they desire to track Uganda Gorillas in Bwindi. For convenience reasons arriving via Rwanda into Bwindi is much easier and cheaper since Uganda’s gorilla tracking permit costs USD 600 not as the Rwanda Gorillas that cost US$ 1,500 per person.

The safari kick-starts from Kigali way through the scenic Virunga hills to Uganda’s Bwindi Impenetrable National Park


Day 1: Drive to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park for Gorilla Trekking experience

The journey from Kigali Rwanda to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park lasts for an estimate of 3-hours while viewing the amazing sights of Virunga ranges and the green plantations along the highway.

Our highly skilled guide will pick you at Kigali international airport or your hotel in Kigali, brief you on the activities you will engage in while at the destination, after, he will drive you to the Genocide memorial grounds before proceeding to the southern sector of Bwindi impenetrable national park in Uganda.

Upon your arrival, check-in to your lodge for dinner and overnight.

Day 2: Gorilla trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park

Upon finishing your breakfast early in the morning, our driver-guide will drive you to the sectors headquarters for a Gorilla trekking briefing session at 8:30 local time, during the briefing session, the park rangers will be verifying the documents you have carried while the briefing will be going on, the trekking rules will be spelled out to you before heading to the Jungle for the Ultimate Challenge. But with a support stick, good outfit, camera, hiking boots, trekking will be more simplified.

However, depending on how far these creatures have gone, you can track for up to four hours while following the point where they were last seen and the broken tree branches, make sure that the cameras are flash less, don’t make noise while in the jungle and above all, see to it that an 8-meter distance is observed while with the Gorillas.

After the Trekking, have lunch before being entertained by the Batwa pygmies during the evening village tour. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Day 3: Transfer to Kigali city

After early morning breakfast, you will first have a one-hour village walk as you visit Buhoma main Hospital to render support to the needy and sick people.

Thereafter depending on your return time, you will check-out of your lodge and drive back to Kigali international airport for your return journey

End of the Trip.