4 Days Bwindi Double Gorilla Trekking From Kigali
4 Days Bwindi Double Gorilla Trekking from Kigali: The African Mountain Gorilla Trekking in Uganda’s Bwindi Impenetrable Forest is, of course, the centerpiece of our 4-day Bwindi gorilla trekking from Kigali. The Uganda gorilla trekking safari takes you through dense jungles to see endangered mountain gorillas in their natural habitat. Bwindi Impenetrable Forest is also noted for its great biodiversity and fantastic bird-watching opportunities.
Seeing endangered mountain gorillas in the wild, as well as observing other wild creatures and learning about Ugandan traditions, is one of Africa’s most spectacular wildlife encounters. This 4 days Bwindi double gorilla trekking Uganda safari starts and ends in Kigali, Rwanda.
Highlights for 4 Days Bwindi Double Gorilla Trekking From Kigali.
Day 1: Pick up in Kigali and transfer to Bwindi.
Day 2: First Gorilla Tracking.
Day 3: Second Gorilla Tracking.
Day 4: Transfer back to Kigali.
Detailed Itinerary 4 Days Bwindi Double Gorilla Trekking From Kigali.
Day 1: Pick up in Kigali and transfer to Bwindi
Pick-up & Transfer to Bwindi: Our representative will meet you at the airport in Kigali and transfer you to Bwindi impenetrable forest national park through Katuna boarder arriving in the evening. Dinner and overnight at at Silverback Gorilla lodge (luxury)/ Buhoma Haven Lodge/Ichumbi Gorilla Lodge.
Day 2: First Gorilla Tracking
First Gorilla Tracking: Certainly one of the most exciting days of your safari; today you will be gorilla tracking. Breakfast will be served early and lunch will be packed. The briefing is at 7 am. Your guide will give you highlights of specific details about the way of life of the gorillas you will be tracking. The hike can take anything from 2-7 hours through the steep, densely forested hills and then finally coming across the gorillas camouflaged in the vegetation is an inspiring and privileged moment.
Once you reach the gorillas, you are allowed to spend one hour with them as you stand 6 meters away. Upon completion of this magical encounter, you will drive you back to the lodge where you can relax in the afternoon or go for another walk to visit one of the communities around. Dinner and overnight stay at lodge as above. Accommodation Options: Silverback Gorilla lodge (luxury)/ Buhoma haven lodge/Ichumbi Gorilla Lodge.
Day 3: Second Gorilla Tracking
Second Gorilla Tracking: On this day you will enjoy your second gorilla trekking adventure in a different sector. Set off for yet briefing about the gorillas in that specific region after an early breakfast. Once the gorillas are located, your group will be allowed a maximum of one hour with them. Gorilla trekking is one of the world’s truly memorable wildlife experiences and the given hour is often too quick, but after you will slowly make your way back to our lodge to recount the day’s adventures. Dinner and overnight stay at lodge as above.
Day 4: Transfer back to Kigali
Transfer back to Kigali: You will have breakfast, check out of your hotel then meet your driver who will transfer you back to Kigali Rwanda. If the city tour was not possible on date of arrival, you may have it on this day. Depending on the time of your flight, you will have lunch and then be dropped at the airport or at your hotel in Kigali as you will advise the driver guide. End of Uganda Safari Tour.