2 Days Uganda gorilla trekking from Kigali

2 Days Uganda gorilla trekking from Kigali
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Safari overview

This 2 Days Uganda gorilla trekking from Kigali allows you to go gorilla trekking In Bwindi Impenetrable national park. With shorter driving time, and cheaper gorilla permits, this safari package allows to witness the scenic beauty of both Uganda and Rwanda.

This safari package will take you the scenic beauty of the hills of Rwanda and Uganda to the impenetrable forest of Bwindi. Go gorilla trekking and be one with nature on this Uganda gorilla trekking from Kigali. Enjoy the birds and chirping sounds of the forest on your gorilla trekking safari.

2 Days Uganda gorilla trekking from Kigali Detailed Itinerary

Day 1; Transfer from Kigali to Bwindi impenetrable national park

A guide will pick you from the airport or hotel in Kigali. After a briefing, you will embark on you 2 Days Uganda gorilla trekking from Kigali. The drive to the boarder is scenic. The hills make for a spectacular drive. At Katuna border, you will cross into Uganda and then to Bwindi. On arrival, you will check into the lodge and enjoy a relaxing evening with views and sounds of the forest.

Day 2; Gorilla trekking and return to Kigali

On this day of this Uganda gorilla trekking from Kigali, we will go gorilla trekking. After breakfast, we will head to the park headquarters for a briefing. In this briefing, the ranger will take us through the rules and regulations of gorilla trekking. These help in protecting the gorillas and the clients as well. After the briefing, you will be divided into groups of 8 to trek different gorilla families.

Depending on the location of the gorilla families, gorilla trekking can last between 2-8 hours. You are advised to specify your physical abilities for proper allocation to a favorable gorilla family. We will then head into the forest in search of these gentle giants. The rangers will guide us on this search. They will be more than willing to answer any questions about the plants, birds and other primates in the forest.

On seeing the gorillas, you will have an hour with them. You will have the opportunity to take pictures and observe them as they go about their lives. They will eat, play, fight and sleep while you watch. After the trek, you will head to the headquarters for your gorilla trekking certificates before driving out of the park.

You will drive through Kabale and cross the border to Rwanda through Katuna. On arrival, the guide will drop you off at your hotel or airport. That will mark the end of your 2 Days Uganda gorilla trekking from Kigali

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