3 Days Double Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi forest and Volcanoes national park. This tour conveniently begins from Kigali crossing into Uganda’s Bwindi impenetrable forest for mountain gorilla tracking and later transfer back to Kigali to volcanoes national park.
Day 1: Mountain Gorilla Trekking and Iby’wacu Visit
You will be picked up by our company representative very early in the morning (4:30am) from either a hotel or airport for a transfer to Volcanoes NP headquarters for morning briefing on the trekking guidelines before taking onto your adventurous expedition. Usually, it takes about 30 minutes to several hours to encounter the mountain gorillas; but once got, enjoy an hour with them before retrieving to the starting point (for Certificates of Participation). After lunch, take a stride to the Iby’wacu Cultural Village; learning more about the Rwandese culture. Dinner and overnight Dinner and overnight at The Garden Place (Budget), Davinci Gorilla Lodge (Midrange), Mountain Gorilla View Lodge (Luxury).
Day 2: Transfer to Bwindi Forest NP
After your morning breakfast, you will set off for Bwindi Forest NP; driving via the Katuna border, take in the beautiful scenery views of the Kigezi Highlands as you head to Lake Bunyonyi – a birders’ paradise. Here you will engage in an amazing canoe ride before proceeding with your drive to Bwindi Forest National park. Dinner and overnight at Bwindi Jungle (Budget / Midrange,), Chameleon Hill / Mahogany springs (luxury).
Day 3: Mountain Gorilla Trek and Departure
Rise early, enjoy your breakfast and assemble at the park offices for morning briefing on the trekking guidelines before embarking on this wonderful expedition through the thick dense canopy forest of Bwindi. Usually, it takes about 30 minutes to several hours to encounter the mountain gorillas; but once got, enjoy an hour with them before retrieving to the starting point (for Certificates of Participation) before retrieving your lodge. Later, hit the road for your return trip to Kigali and with an early arrival, you may ngage in an amazing Kigali City Tour; visiting the Gisozi Genocide Memorial Site, National Museum and many other exceptional tourist centers within the city before drop off at either a hotel or airport for departure flight.
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