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You will land at Kigali International Airport in Rwanda and cross over to Uganda to track mountain gorillas on our 5 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari from Kigali as well as take a spectacular wildlife game drive in Queen Elizabeth National Park. This Uganda safari from Kigali gives you an option of doing one gorilla trek or one gorilla habituation experience in Bwindi. In Queen Elizabeth National Park, you will have time for game drives as well as a boat cruise on Kazinga Channel that has the highest concentration of hippos in Africa and many other wild animals that flock this channel for water. Contact us today to book this safari.

5 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari from Kigali

Day 1: Arrival Kigali Airport – Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park

Upon your arrival at Kigali International Airport, you will be received by our company representative who will brief you on the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari from Kigali and then transfer you to Queen Elizabeth National Park is western Uganda, about 6 hours drive. The journey will take you through Kabale with its rolling hills, Bunyaruguru popularly known for its crater lakes. Enjoy a stunning view of the rift valley as you enter Queen Elizabeth National Park. You will arrive at your lodge for a short relaxation before heading to Kasenyi Plains for an evening game drive. On your game drive, you will have an opportunity to sport several animals including antelopes, buffaloes, elephants, and if you are lucky, big cats like lions and leopards. Retire to your lodge for dinner and overnight stay.

Meal Plan: (Dinner).

Accommodation Options

Mweya Safari Lodge | Enganzi Lodge | Elephant Plains | Katara Lodge.

Day 2: Morning Game Drive – Afternoon Boat Cruise on Kazinga Channel

You will have an early morning game drive and then head to back to the plains of Kasenyi for a morning game drive to try and find animals that you could have missed the previous day. Lunch will be served at the lodge after which you will head to the jetty along Kazinga Channel for the afternoon boat cruise. This cruise offers you chances of viewing animals like: hippos, water birds, elephants, buffaloes, crocodiles and many other wildlife which flock the channel for drinking water. You will thereafter return to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay.

Meal Plan: (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner).

Accommodation Options

Mweya Safari Lodge | Enganzi Lodge | Elephant Plains | Katara Lodge.

Day 3: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

After your breakfast, you will drive to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is home to more than half of the world’s most endangered mountain gorillas. Trekking mountain gorillas is a once in a lifetime experience and seeing them in their natural habitat is truly rewarding. You will arrive at your lodge in Bwindi in time for lunch. Spend the afternoon relaxing at the lodge as you prepare for the gorilla trekking experience for the following day.

Meal Plan: (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner).

Accommodation Options:

Buhoma Lodge | Buhoma Gorilla Havens Lodge | Trekkers Tavern Lodge | Mahogany springs.

Day 4: Gorilla trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

After breakfast and with your packed lunch, you will head to the park headquarters for briefing about gorilla trekking. Your guide will take you through all the dos and don’ts while with mountain gorillas and after that, you will be head into the jungle to begin tracking the gorillas. Please note that gorilla family allocation depends on your interests, fitness and age. Please inform your guide of your interests and he will try to request for the gorilla family of your choice before you start the trek into the forest. Gorilla trekking can be strenuous and a certain level of fitness is required. Gorilla trekking can take from 30 minutes to three quarters of the day, so one needs to prepare for both. You will be allowed only one hour of photography and observing mountain gorillas as they go about with their daily day activities and then trek back to the park headquarters to pick your certificates and then return to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay.

Meal Plan: (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner).

Accommodation Options:

Buhoma Lodge | Buhoma Gorilla Havens Lodge | Trekkers Tavern Lodge | Mahogany springs.

Day 5: Transfer to Kigali Airport

After breakfast, you will drive back to Kigali Airport for your departure flight back home marking the end of your 5 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari from Kigali.

End of the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari from Kigali.

The 5 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari from Kigali includes;

  • Airport transfers.
  • Transportation by safari vehicle.
  • Game drives.
  • Boat ride.
  • Gorilla permit.
  • Accommodation and meals as per itinerary.
  • Driver allowances.
  • Park entrance fees.
  • En-route lunches.

However, the 5 Days Uganda Wildlife Safari from Kigali package excludes;

Expenses of personal nature like Airfare, Visa, drinks, laundry, tips to local guides, telephone, porter fee while trekking, personal insurance, and personal shopping bills.

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