This 4 Days Uganda Gorillas & Golden Monkey safari will start in Kigali taking you for Mountain gorilla trekking and golden monkey tracking in Mgahinga NP. The trip will bring you to Uganda’s famous Bwindi impenetrable national park and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park. You will enjoy Gorilla trekking, Golden monkey and a relaxing night at Lake Bunyonyi Uganda’s most beautiful lake.
- Track and meet the Mountain Gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable forest.
- Golden Monkey tracking
- Kigali city tours
- Lake Bunyonyi
Trip Itinerary of 4 Days Uganda Gorillas & Golden Monkey safari:
Day 1: Kigali City tour & Transfer to Bwindi National Park
In the morning after your breakfast, you will be picked off from your Hotel by the Tour driver/ guide and go for Kigali city tour. Visit Kigali Genocide memorial, Nyamata church, Caplaki craft market and other local markets. You will then have lunch and later drive to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in Uganda. Bwindi forest is a home to endangered Mountain gorillas whereby encountering them in their natural habitat will reward you with a lifetime jungle experience. You will reach Bwindi in the evening in good time to have your dinner and overnight stay. ICHUMBI GORILLA LODGE/ LAKE MULEHE SAFARI LODGE/ NKURINGO BWINDI GORILLA LODGE
Day 2: Mountain Gorilla Trekking Experience & Community walk.
Early in the morning after your breakfast, you will report at the park office well prepared with packed lunch to attend the briefing about the DO’S and DON’TS of gorilla trekking. You will then enter the forest for your gorilla tracking adventure which may take 3-6 hours depending on the movement of the gorillas. Once you find gorillas, you will stay with them for a maximum of one hour. On return from Gorilla trekking you will go to your lodge for evening relaxation. Dinner and overnight stay at TRAVELERS REST HOTEL/ LAKE MULEHE SAFARI LODGE
Day 3: Golden Monkey tracking in Mgahinga national park and Transfer to Lake Bunyonyi.
On this day after your morning breakfast, you will report at Mgahinga national Park headquarters at Ntebeko ready for your golden Monkey tracking. Golden Monkeys are one of the endangered monkey species which is typically found in this region but habituated to human presence. You will be briefed before you head out with your lead guide to track them. After tracking you will Transfer to Lake Bunyonyi for an overnight stay at ARCADIA COTTAGES/ LAKE BUNYONYI LOCK RESORT/ BIRDNEST RESORT LAKE BUNYONYI.
Day 4: Transfer to Kampala/ Entebbe for Departure.
In the morning after your breakfast, your Tour driver/ guide will transfer you to Kampala. You will make a stopovers for lunch break and at the equator for photography, arriving Kampala early evening. Proceed to Your Hotel or Entebbe Airport for your departure to the next destination. This trip can start and end in Kigali depending on your transfer arrangements.
End of Tour.
The cost of 4 days Uganda gorillas & molden monkey safari include the following;
- Transport in 4WD Comfortable Safari Vehicle and Fuel
- Gorilla tracking permit .
- Airport pick up and drop at the end is included
- Golden Monkey tracking in Mgahinga national park
- Service of a professional English-speaking driver/guide for the duration of the tour
- Park entry fees
- Accommodation for 3 nights 4 days
- Activities as mentioned in the itinerary
- Government taxes
- Bottled drinking water while on the tour
Excluded on cost of 4 days Uganda gorillas & golden monkey safari are;
- Visa fees for Uganda and Rwanda
- Personal expenses Such as tipping of staff and telephone calls and gifts shopping.
- Domestic and international flights
- Optional activities
- Medical / travel Insurance and emergency fees
- Meals at Kigali and Kampala Hotel which are booked on bed and breakfast
- Other beverage of one’s choice