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8 Days Gorillas tracking in Rwanda & Uganda


Tracking the Mountain Gorillas in Rwanda the land of thousand hills and Uganda the Pearl of Africa is one’s dream come true. Taking time off work to track the Mountain Gorillas in Rwanda and Uganda is worth a try. With two different experiences on two different tracking days you can’t be disappointed and this will be an opportunity of a life time. Driving through the hills will give you an opportunity to see the beautiful landscape and villages in the two countries to the homes of the Mountain Gorillas of Volcano National Park and Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.


Day 1: Welcome to the Land of Thousand Hills

Rwanda is a Land of a Thousand Hills which is in the Great Lakes region of east-central Africa is fertile and hilly terrain land and a home of the Mountain Gorillas.With our warm welcome by our professional Representative at the airport you will feel loved, good hands and welcomed. Overnight at Kigali Serena Hotel, Mille Collines Hotel, Heaven Boutique Hotel, Flame Tree. BB


Day 2: Transfer to Volcanoes National Park

Volcanoes National Park is a home of the Mountain Gorillas and also a home to five of eight volcanoes of Virunga Mountains which include: Muhabura, Karisimbi, Sabyinyo, Bisoke and Gahinga that are covered by the rainforest and bamboo. Also Volcanoes National Park was the base for Dian Fossey the zoologist.
After breakfast, you will drive through the beautiful terraced hillsides to the base of the awesome volcanoes you can have an opportunity to see the five peaks. Dinner and Overnight at Virunga Lodge, Sabyinyo Lodge, Mt Gorilla View Hotel, Five Volcanoes


Day 3: Track the Mountain Gorillas

While tracking the gorillas in Volcanoes National Park go through the shady bamboo forest this is a dream come true.
Gorilla tracking is an inspiring and wonderful adventure which one can't miss. The Gorilla is a shy and peaceful animal and it is an unforgettable experience to watch and photograph them as they interact. Depending on how far the gorillas are and the weather, you can either spend with them an hour or take a full day with them. Dinner andOvernight at Virunga Lodge, Sabyinyo Lodge, Mt Gorilla View Hotel, Five Volcanoes


Day 4: Optional activities

After breakfast, you will drive to Bwindi Impenetrable Park through the Kigezi highlands, known as the "Switzerland of Africa", with terraced farming and mountain scenery then you will get to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. Dinner and Overnight at Clouds Gorilla Lodge, Rushaga Gorilla Camp, Ichumbi Lodge..


Day 5: Trek the Golden Monkeys

Mgahinga Gorilla National Park protects the Virunga Mountains on the Ugandan part and the three peaks and also the home of the Gorillas and the Golden monkeys. This day you will visit the golden monkeys in Mgahinga National Park. Dinner and Overnight at Travellers Rest Camp, Kisoro Guest House.


Day 6: Journey to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest Camp

Drive to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park which is described as the Switzerland of Africa. Passing through the beautiful landscape, hills and valleys you will get to the home of the Mounatin Gorillas. Dinner and Overnight Clouds Gorilla Lodge, Rushaga Gorilla Camp, Ichumbi Lodge.


Day 7: Gorilla tracking Experience

This morning you will have to wake up very early to get ready for Gorilla tracking one of the most exciting wildlife experiences on earth. There are now only 650 left in the world! Expect to adventurously track through the Impenetrable Forest before you encounter any gorillas which is definitely worthwhile as you observe them closely while they eat, play with the young ones, rest and act like Humans. A unique and inspiring experience which one can’t miss! The Gorilla is a shy and peaceful animal and it is an unforgettable experience to watch and photograph them as they interact. There are always Park Guides with you who interpret the flora and fauna and the lifestyle of the Gorillas. Dinner and Overnight Clouds Gorilla Lodge, Rushaga Gorilla Camp, Ichumbi Lodge.


Day 8: Departure

Drive back to Kigali in Rwanda and transfer to the airport.


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