Welcome to Gorilla Trek Uganda

P.O Box 33984

Kampala - Uganda

8:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Monday to Saturday

5 Days Uganda Rwanda Gorilla Safari

Day 1, Transfer to Rwanda
After Breakfast at your Hotel in Kampala, you will transfer to Rwanda. Briefly, you will have a stopover at Mpambire drum village for drum making watching and later have another stop over at the Equator in Kayabwe for photographs and water experiments. Proceed with your journey. Reach Mbarara town and have lunch and later continue with your journey to Rwanda via Kabale the famous Switzerland of Africa. Cross the border of Uganda and Rwanda and reach Ruhengeri in the evening in time for dinner and overnight stay at Gorilla Nest Lodge/La Palme Hotel/Kinigi Guest House

Day 2, Gorilla Trekking in Volcanoes National Park
After an early morning breakfast, you will be transferred to the park headquarters in Kinigi for a briefing from the ORTPN officials. After the briefing, you will be allocated Gorilla groups where you will also be accompanied by ranger guides. You will trek through the forest as you search for the rare endangered Mountain Gorilla species. It will not be an easy task since you will encounter swamps, hills, valleys and so on but once you reach the exact place where the Gorillas are, you will forget all the hardships that you have gone through the past few hours and you will enjoy the one hour you will have with them. Such moment will be your best and the greatest among all. After the interaction, you will return to your lodge for refreshments, dinner and overnight stay at Gorilla Nest Lodge/La Palme Hotel/Kinigi Guest House

Day 3, Transfer to Bwindi National Park
After breakfast, you will leave Rwanda and transfer to Bwindi National Park. You will pass via Kisoro and upon arrival you can have a short town tour around Kisoro or you can go for short cave exploration. Dinner and overnight at Travelers rest Camp/3 way Gorilla resort/Kisoro Hotel

Day 4, 2nd Gorilla trek in Bwindi in Uganda
After breakfast you will transfer to your allocated Gorilla group orientation point and be briefed about the Gorilla rules. Later after this, you will depart with your ranger guide and enter the forest to search for the Mountain Gorillas. Once you come across them, closely look at them and establish the differences between the Gorillas of Uganda and those in Rwanda. They are all the same and if there is a difference, it’s in numbers, walking distance and so on. Like in Rwanda, you are also allowed to spend one hour with the Gorillas. Return back to your lodge for refreshments or a small community tour around Kisoro. Dinner and overnight stay at Travelers rest Camp/3 way Gorilla resort/Kisoro Hotel

Day 5, Transfer back to Kampala
After breakfast, you will depart for Kampala via Kabale. You will reach in the evening and drop off will be at your Hotel in Kampala