Uganda and Rwanda Trip
Tour Starts and Ends either in Kampala or Kigali. Duration 7 Days
Day 1: Airport Transfer from Entebbe/Kampala – Lake Mburo: You will be picked by our guide and you drive south of Uganda via Mbarara with a lot of sightseeing and a stop over the Equator for some experiments and photography. Have your lunch served at the hotel in Mbarara then proceed to Lake Mburo. On arrival at the park you can take a boat ride on Lake Mburo and later have an evening game, you will be thrilled to see the famous Impala, Eland, antelopes. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Day 2: Lake Mburo to Bunyonyi: After early breakfast, you will do a game drive as you are leaving the park. You will then proceed to Kabale and have your overnight at the lodge.
Day 3: Lake Bunyonyi – Rwanda- Ruhengeri
Morning take a boat ride on Lake Bunyonyi a seeing plenty of bird life and visiting communities as they go their daily activities. Enjoy this Switzerland of Africa scenery. After lunch drive to Kisoro and cross border to Rwanda. Drive to Ruhengeri overnight at the lodge or camp.
Day 4: Gorilla Trekking in Park de Volcanoes
Day for gorilla tracking. You will be driven to park headquarters after briefing start off the adventure with local guides. Tracking gorillas may take 5- 8 hours depending on the movements of these primates. Dinner and overnight at the lodge or camp.
Day 5: Optioal Activities
You can track the gorillas for the second time at an extra cost or will do Diana Fossey/ Monkeys, Nature walk, visit Diana’s Fossey grave yard or track golden monkeys seeing other primates mainly monkeys. Afternoon transfer to Kigali and overnight the hotel or lodge or similar.
Day 6: Kigali Memorial cites
Visit some Memorial Genocide sites and community activities around. Visit the Kigali Museum and learn the history of Kigali’s and Rwanda’s pre-colonial and colonial period as well as the colonial masters in Rwanda. Visit the city and see firsthand the post genocide development and expansion of Kigali.Visit the 1994 Kigali Genocide Memorial site. Afternoon will be at leisure dinner and overnight.(Alternatively we can end with you on this date).
Day 7: Airport Transfer
After breakfast you will transfer to Kanombe Airport for your home bound flight.