Are you time limited? Here is the best way to plan your two days holiday. Our 2 days Uganda gorilla safari starts and ends in Kigali Rwanda. We shall use the this Kigali route because it is the nearest, easiest and cheapest to use.
While on this 2 days safari Uganda,it will take you to the Uganda’s Bwindi Impenetrable National Park for the a Uganda gorilla trekking safari;one of the most rewarding activity tourists do while on a Uganda wildlife safari in this park and Mgahinga National Park offering them chance to encounter with these critically endangered mountain gorillas. Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is home to half of the world’s remaining mountain gorillas; the park has over 36 gorilla families however only 16 are habituated and open to tourist. These gorillas families are well distributed in Bwindi’s four regions; Buhoma, Ruhija, Rushaga and Nkuringo giving chance to every tourist to have chance to closely interact with these mountain gorillas. While on this trip, your accommodation depends on your choice ranging from luxury, mid range and budget.
Uganda safari highlight of the 2 days Uganda gorilla safari in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Uganda
Day 1: Arrive at the Kigali airport Rwanda where you will be picked by our Uganda safari guide. Set off to Kisoro via the Katuna border as you traverse the scenic Kigezi highlands commonly referred to as “the Switzerland of Africa” then transfer to Bwindi where you will spend you night.
Day 2: Do gorilla trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park and return to Kigali where your tour ends.
Detailed Itinerary for your 2days gorilla safari Uganda in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park form Kigali
Day 1 of 2days gorilla safari Uganda in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park form Kigali: From Kigali Rwanda – Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Upon arrival at Kigali airport, our Prime safaris & Tours Ltd guide will wait for you at the airport and welcome you. Thereafter the guide will drive you to the Rwanda border via Katuna to Uganda’s Bwindi Impenetrable forest National Park. This drive through the attractive road to Bwindi will take approximately four hours.
Day 2 of the 2days gorilla safari Uganda in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park form Kigali: Do your Uganda gorilla safari and transfer back to Kigali or Fly back to Entebbe International airport.
Wake up early and take breakfast by 7: 00am, so that you start your journey to the park headquarters for registration and briefing from the ranger guides. The ranger guide will take you through all the dos and don’ts of the park while with the mountain gorillas. Afterwards, you will be transferred to the starting point of your gorilla family that has been allocated to you. Gorilla family allocation depends on your interests, fitness and age. You will trek through chunky creepers and bushes with your guides to look for the Mountain Gorillas, an exercise that could last between 1 to 9 hours.
It is a special feeling being with these stunning human-like animals. Time allowed with these primates is only 1 hour in which every minute counts much. After encountering with the gorillas, you will trek back to the park headquarters to pick your certificates.
Your driver guide will then drive back to Kigali Rwanda through Katuna or Chanika boarder for your flight in Kigali or to your place of stay. Please ensure that you book flights that depart late from Kigali International Airport if you intend to fly back after your 2-day Bwindi gorilla safari Uganda through Kigali.
If your going back to Entebbe International airport, you need to track a close group so you can catch the flight from Kihihi- Entebbe.
End of the 2days gorilla safari Uganda in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park form Kigali
- Gorilla trekking can be active and a certain level of fitness is required.
- Carry packed lunch
- Carry a small bag pack with water
- Have water proof closes and trekking shoes