Highlights

* Kigali city tour & visit to genocide memorial exhibition

* Gorilla trekking in Bwindi *2 gorilla treks in different locations within Bwindi Forest*

* Guided community walk and volcanoes viewpoint in Bwindi

* Canoe trip on Lake Mutanda with optional additional hiking in the surrounding hills

* Private transfers with English-speaking guide (4×4 Land-cruiser)

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

On arrival into Kigali, enjoy a city tour (genocide memorial included), before crossing the Cyanika border in to Uganda. Continue on to Bwindi National Park where you stay for four nights.

In the afternoon, enjoy a guided community walking tour which concludes at the scenic viewpoint of the six volcanoes.

Overnight: Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla Lodge (Full Board – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

 

Day 2: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

Today you will enjoy the wildlife encounter of a lifetime as you trek the majestic mountain gorillas.

Optional afternoon activities may be discussed with the lodge.

Overnight: Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla Lodge (Full Board – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

 

Day 3: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

Today you will embark on a guided canoe excursion on Lake Mutanda. Paddle yourselves or relax and enjoy the views as your canoe guide propels you through these beautiful waters.

Vehicle support will be provided should you wish to hike back to the lodge. The scenery in this area is breath-taking and we recommend you have your lunch at the lakes.

Time permitting, you may wish to visit the BATWA community (the original forest dwellers) or the local primary school and orphanage.

It is also possible to hike to the waterfalls for those who enjoy exploring.

Overnight: Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla Lodge (Full Board – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

 

Day 4: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

Enjoy a second encounter with the mountain gorillas. Every trek is different and you can expect another exciting adventure with our great ape cousins.

Overnight: Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla Lodge (Full Board – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

 

Day 5: End of Itinerary

After breakfast you will be transferred back to Kigali. We will drop off at the airport or around the city.

** Late afternoon flights required. Those with evening flight departures are requested to book a dayroom at a hotel in Kigali. Ask the team for information on additional activities (extra cost applies).

Tour Code

WBRU5(NK)

Price

From: USD $3,235 per person (based on 2 people sharing in March, April and May 2020).

** Please contact us for pricing on other months or for solo traveller rates.

* Special offer – This package includes the 4th night at the lodge for free / valid all year **

Price Includes

 City tour in Kigali with entrance to the genocide memorial

 Private vehicle transfers

 Accommodation

 All meals

 2 x gorilla trekking permits per person & park fees

 Guided community walk

 Private canoe excursion

 VAT

Price Excludes

 International flights

 Visas for Rwanda and Uganda

 Travel Insurance

 Laundry service

 Drinks

 Tipping

 Porter hire

 Massage treatments

Talk to a Specialist

Make changes to this itinerary, combine or add new destinations, upgrade your accommodation or simply let us build a trip from scratch for you.

Call us in the US: 866-443-7173

Call us in the UK: 01327 437350