5 Days Uganda gorillas in Bwindi impenetrable forest national Park, and game safari in Queen Elizabeth national park from Kigali is very much rewarding, especially for those seeking real adventure of both primates and wildlife. In Queen Elizabeth National Park, you will have time for game drives where you stand a chance of spotting some big cats such as lions before heading for a boat cruise on Kazinga channel with the highest concentration of hippos in Africa, and many other wild animals that flock this channel for water. If you love wildlife and gorillas, don’t miss out.

Day 1: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth NP for an evening game drive from Kigali

Our professional driver-guide will pick you up from Kigali City to Queen Elizabeth NP for an evening game drive. This journey through kabale exposes you to the mazing rolling hills, and Bunyaruguru popularly known for its crater lakes. Sight a stunning view of the rift valley as you enter Queen Elizabeth National Park. Check in to the lodge for a short relaxation before heading to Kasenyi Plains for an evening game drive. While in this game drive, you stand a chance sporting several animals including antelopes, buffaloes, Elephants, and if lucky big cats like lions and leopards. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Accommodation

Mweya safari lodge -luxury,
Enjojo lodge – midrange
Simba safari camp – Budget

Day 2: Have a Morning game drive and afternoon boat cruise on Kazinga Channel

After early morning breakfast, you will head back to the plains of Kasenyi for a morning game drive to try and find what you could have missed the previous day, such as the early morning hunters going to search for food and the night hunters coming back to rest.

Have a very delicious Lunch at the lodge and after head to the jetty along Kazinga channel for the afternoon boat cruise. While enjoying the cruise ride, you stand a chance of seeing animals like: hippos, water birds, elephants, buffaloes, crocodiles and much other wildlife which flock the channel for drinking water.

Accommodation:

Mweya safari lodge -luxury,
Enjojo lodge – midrange
Simba safari camp – Budget

Day 3: Drive to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

After a very delicious breakfast, you will drive to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. This park is home to almost half of the world’s most endangered mountain gorillas with our different sectors that tracking can be done. To be real, Trekking mountain gorillas is a once in a lifetime experience and seeing them in their natural habitat is truly rewarding. Upon arrival at your lodge, check in for dinner.

Accommodation:

Chameleon hill lodge – luxury
Ichumbi Gorilla lodge -midrange
Buhoma community Rest camp – Budget accommodation

Day 4: Gorilla trekking tour in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Wake up to a morning breakfast, and with your packed lunch, you will walk to the park headquarters for briefing about gorilla trekking. The Uganda wildlife authority rangers will take you through all the dos and don’ts while with mountain gorillas, and after that, you will head to the starting point of your gorilla family. Just put in mind that gorilla family allocation depends on your interests, fitness and age.

Though it might be strenuous, gorilla trekking is very interesting. With the sweet melodies of the birds and the sights of some primates such as baboons, monkeys, turning the whole activity into memorable adventure every minute that passes.

Gorilla trekking can take from 30 minutes to three quarters of the day depending on how far these primates have gone, with one hour given to you to just relax and study their behaviors and observe their lifestyle. Thereafter, trek back to the park headquarters to pick your certificates before heading back for dinner and overnight at your Lodge.

Accommodation:

Chameleon hill lodge – luxury
Ichumbi Gorilla lodge -midrange
Buhoma community Rest camp – Budget accommodation

Day 5: Drive back to Kigali Airport. Departure flight

After breakfast, drive back to Kigali Airport for your flight out of Rwanda marking the end of your 5 Days Uganda gorillas and game safari from Kigali.

End of Safari.