Encounter the Mountain Gorillas on a 5 days Trip
Day 1: Arrival at Kigali Airport – Transfer to Nyungwe National Park
On arrival at Kigali International Airport, you will be welcomed by our professional safari guide/ driver. He will brief you shortly and then transfer to Nyungwe National Park (Home of 13 primates including chimpanzees). You will have dinner and overnight at Emeraude Kivu Resort, Nyungwe Hill Top View Hotel, or Gisakura Guest House.
Day 2: Chimpanzee trekking in Nyungwe Forest
After breakfast, move to the park headquarters for briefing and thereafter, walkthrough Nyungwe Forest to look for chimpanzees. On the way, expect to see other attractions like colobus monkeys, Vervet monkeys, baboons, and Mona monkeys among others. Meet chimpanzees, chat, and take films/ photos before leaving them in peace. Dinner and overnight at your previous accommodation.
Day 3: Transfer to Mgahinga national park through Kyanika Boarder
Drive at leisure to southwestern Uganda via the Ruhengeri region and cross to Uganda through the Kyanika border – proceed to MGNP (6-7hrs drive). Relax at the Lodge as you wait for dinner and overnight at Mount Gahinga Lodge.
Day 4: Gorilla trekking in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park
Breakfast – briefing – walk through the jungles to encounter Mountain Gorilla family called Nyakagezi. In groups, you will meet gorillas, take photos/ films and leave them in peace after an hour. Walk back to your accommodation for lunch and relax as you wait for dinner and overnight at your previous Lodge.
Day 5: Drive back to Kigali Airport
In the morning, you will leave Mgahinga National Park to Kigali Airport – Departure.
End of the trip
5 Days Discounted Uganda Gorilla and Rwanda chimp Safari now cost:
Below are the new rates for this gorilla trekking safari package based on accommodation
Budget Gorilla Safari (Budget Accommodation) Per person
Mid Range Gorilla Safari (Deluxe accommodation) Per person
Up Market Gorilla Safari (Luxury accommodation) Per person
The above costs include:
-One Gorilla permit at US$400 (From US$700) per person
-One Rwanda Chimpanzee permit per person
-Bottled mineral water for refreshment
-Four nights’ accommodation. Full board
-Private transport from Kigali and back on a 4Wheel drive comfortable safari vehicle.
-Services of our professional safari guide/ driver
-All government taxes
The above cost Excludes: