Day 1: Arrival in Kampala City Tour
You will meet your tour guide /our Company representative who will pick you from the Airport and drive you to your proposed hotel in Kampala. If your flight arrives in the morning, you will go on the city tour in Kampala; where you will visit prominent places and some of the historical sites with the assistance of our driver/guide. This can be done in places like; Kasubi Tombs, Namugongo Martyrs Shrine, the Uganda Museum and craft shops around town. Dinner and overnight stay at your hotel of a good standing
Day 2: Transfer from Kampala to Bwindi National Park
From Kampala, you will drive towards the west, have a stop over at the equator for photos, and then afterward continue to Bwindi National Park arriving in the evening for unwinding, its 7-8 hours drive from Kampala to Bwindi national park. Dinner and overnight stay at Gorilla Forest Camp, Gorilla Mist Camp.
Day 3 Gorilla Tracking in Bwindi Forest National Park
Wake up for early morning breakfast and get ready for the adventurous experience. Get briefing Bwindi National Park headquarters before you enter the jungle in search for mountain gorillas. The time taken looking mountain gorillas is unpredictable; nonetheless, it runs between 2-9 hours depending on the movement of the gorilla groups. Gorilla Tracking goes through steep rocks climbing up and down before you find Gorillas Camouflaged in dense vegetation. However, the thrill of finding and spending 1 hour time with them erases the poor memories you went through in trying to find them. Dinner and overnight at Luxury Gorilla Forest Camp / Gorilla Mist Camp or basic at Buhoma Community Rest Camp
Day 4: Bwindi to Parc National des Volcano. (Uganda – Rwanda)
After breakfast at your hotel, head to Kisoro and cross the border to Ruhengeri in Rwanda, with lots of picturesque viewing on the way. Dinner and overnight stay at Mountain Gorilla View Lodge or Le Bambou Gorilla Lodge.
Day 5: Gorilla Tracking in Pac National des Volcanoes
After breakfast, report to Kinigi station for a 30 minutes preparation about the customs while with the gorillas. Tracking Gorillas is exceptionally strenuous and tiresome however finding and staying with these intelligent & gentle giants is worth the venture. You will be permitted to stay with gorillas for 1 hour for observation and photographing. Unwind at the lodge in the afternoon or have a walk to Ruhengeri Market to purchase local Rwandan fabrics, foods, arts and handcrafts. Alternately we exchange to view the delightful twin lake: Burera and Ruhondo. Return to your lodge for dinner and overnight as on day four.
Day 6: Hike to Diane Fossey Tombs OR Golden Monkey Tracking
After breakfast at the lodge, enjoy any of the activities above. Unwind at your hotel in the evening, dinner and overnight stay as previously
Day 7: Kigali city tour, departure
Have breakfast at the hotel and hit the road to Kigali (3hrs). Take a city tour to Gisozi genocide memorial site, local art and craft and local markets and do last minute shopping. Transfer to the Airport for your flight back home.