Gorillas in the Virunga’s, Mgahinga and Bwindi – 7 Days Featured

Rwanda Gorilla Silver-back Feeding

 

 For the ultimate Gorilla adventure, visit spectacular National Parks in both Rwanda and Uganda to see them in a variety of habitats! With every destination a prime spot for Gorillas, this expedition promises to provide memorable experiences for everyone who visits!

 


Overview

7 Days / 6 Nights Gorillas in the Virunga’s, Mgahinga and Bwindi Rwanda and Uganda Adventure Holiday Trip Highlights

Kigali City - Volcanoes National Park / Parc National des Volcans - Mgahinga Gorilla National Park - Bwindi Impenetrable Forest


Days 1 - 3: Volcanoes National Park / Parc National des Volcans

Days 4 - 5: Mgahinga Gorilla National Park, Uganda

Days 6 - 7: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, Uganda


One More Reason To Book This Safari Experience

  • Enjoy the magnificent views of Mount Sabyinyo and the surrounding wilderness at your luxury hotel at Volcanoes National Park / Parc National des Volcans.
  • Trek into a rainforest to track the endangered Mountain Gorilla majestic animals that provide an unforgettable encounter and spend a little time with them watching them when you reach them at Volcanoes National Park / Parc National des Volcans.
  • Go up the rainforest a second time tracking the endangered Golden Monkeys that offer an entertaining and unique experience amongst their bamboo habitats, at the base of volcanoes at Volcanoes National Park / Parc National des Volcans.
  • Visit Dian Fossey’s former research station at Karisoke, where the ruins of her camp as well as the grave sites of Fossey and her favorite gorillas lay.
  • Track the endangered mountain gorilla at a Ugandan Park part of the Virunga Mountain Chain at Mgahinga Gorilla National Park, Uganda.
  • Experience the rich unique cultural heritage of a pigmy tribe on a Batwa Experience excursion at Mgahinga Gorilla National Park, Uganda.
  • Track the endangered mountain gorilla at the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park.

Itinerary

The Detailed Luxury Safari Adventure Holiday Vacation Itinerary


Days 1 - 3: Volcanoes National Park / Parc National des Volcans

On arrival at Kigali, you will be transferred to Volcanoes National Park / Parc National des Volcans to check in at the comfortable Mountain Gorilla View Lodge. Here you’ll be able to relax before your adventure begins! Conveniently located close to the areas for Gorilla trekking, you’ll also be able to take in stunning views of Mount Sabyinyo and the surrounding landscapes.

On your second day, you will go Gorilla trekking in this magnificent Park. Trek into the dense rainforest for an exciting and unforgettable encounter! With a range of treks available for different abilities, there are opportunities for everyone to spot these fascinating and majestic animals.

On the third day, you will have the chance to track endangered Golden Monkeys amongst their bamboo habitats, at the base of volcanoes. These charming animals are increasingly becoming accustomed to humans, and offer an entertaining and unique experience!

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Overnight: Mountain Gorilla View Lodge


Days 4 - 5: Mgahinga Gorilla National Park, Uganda

You will be transferred across to Uganda, where you will check into the Travelers Rest Hotel – one of the best destinations for Gorilla tracking! You’ll be able to rest for the evening before setting off for Mgahinga Gorilla National Park the next day.

One the second day, you will be driven to Mgahinga Gorilla National Park, either for more Gorilla trekking, or to visit the charming and fascinating Batwa Tribe.

The Batwa Experience is a unique cultural and historical encounter – you can see how the Batwa live, go on a hike with a Batwa guide, share an authentic meal, learn about their traditional medicines, and even see how they hunt. This offers a truly unique experience.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Overnight: Travelers Rest Hotel


Days 6 - 7: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

You will be taken to Nkuringo in southern Bwindi to stay at the stunning Nkuringo Gorilla Camp. You’ll be able to rest at this wonderful Camp and enjoy beautiful mountain and rainforest views.

On your second day, you will be able to go on a Gorilla safari and track more of these enchanting and peaceful animals. This relaxing journey is the ideal way to round off this ultimate Gorilla experience.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Overnight: Nkuringo Gorilla Camp


 

Prices and Inclusions

Prices

Please treat the prices shown as a price estimate. Your final price might go up or down following seasonal prices in the different lodges, camps and resorts. All prices indicated are per person, based on 2 persons sharing a room, and on estimated high season rates.


Rate Includes:

  • All transfers
  • Vehicle and guide
  • One gorilla tracking permit
  • Full board accommodation

How To Book

  1. Contact a destination specialist

Whether you wish to book this holiday vacation or wish plan your holiday trip around this itinerary idea or you have other ideas, please do get in touch by filling the booking form below or online contacts page. If using our booking form or online contacts page, an And Africa Travel safari destination specialist will contact you by email to discuss your requirements.

  1. Discuss your requirements

Our destination safari specialists have the first hand knowledge about Africa, required to put your holiday plans into action. They can answer your questions, offer suggestions and advice to suit your tastes, needs, likes and budget.

  1. Refine your tailor-made custom itinerary

Your safari specialist will carefully design your holiday trip, creating a detailed itinerary which you will receive on email. Your safari specialist will answer any further questions you have and refine it until you are completely happy.

  1. Confirmation

Once you are satisfied with all the arrangements, we ask you to complete a booking form and pay a deposit of 40% of the total cost of your trip.

  1. Staying in touch

Even after booking, you’ll undoubtedly think of more questions. Feel free to call your safari specialist at any time. The same safari specialist will handle your trip from start to finish.

  1. The Online Booking Form

Please complete the enquiry form below in as much detail as possible and one of our safari specialists will respond to your enquiry within 24 hours (48 hours on a weekend) with free, no-obligation advice, or a quote if appropriate.

 

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