7 Days Uganda Rwanda safari package arranged for visitors wishing to taste the beauty of both Uganda and Rwanda. It’s tailored around volcanoes NP, Queen Elizabeth NP, Kibale Forest NP and Bwindi Forest. This tour starts in Kigali and ends in Kampala, Uganda.
Day 1: Transfer to Volcanoes National Park
You will be received and welcomed by our company representative at Kigali International airport who will later transfer you to Volcanoes National Park, in Musanze province. Upon arrival, take a guided walk to the neighboring villages, volcanoes Or even visit the twin lakes of Burera and Ruhondo. Dinner and overnight rest at Muhabura Guest House / The Garden Place (Budget), Le Bambou Gorilla Lodge / Davinci Gorilla Lodge (Mid-range) , Five Volcanoes Gorilla Lodge / Mountain Gorilla View Lodge (Luxury
Day 2: Mountain Gorilla Trekking and Iby’wacu Cultural Visit
Upon rising, enjoy breakfast and report at the Kinigi park offices and engage in a morning briefing on the gorilla trekking code of conduct provided by the Park Warden. After this, embark on your gorilla trekking expedition; once you locate the amazing creatures, enjoy an hour with them before retrieving the starting point, to meet your guide for your return to the lodge. Have lunch and later take a visit to the Iby’wacu Cultural Village for Cultural entertainment and enrichment. Dinner and overnight at your lodge.
Day 3: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park
Following your breakfast, you will cross into Uganda via the Cyanika border to Queen Elizabeth National Park, found in Kasese district. Driving southwest, take in the beautiful scenery views of the country side. On arrival, if time allows, engage in an evening game drive through the savanah grassland.
Dinner and overnight at Mweya safari lodge (luxury), Park View Lodge (Midrange), Eganzi Lodge / Simba Safari Lodge (Budget)
Day 4: Morning Game Drive and Kazinga Channel Boat Ride
Rise early for by 5:30 AM set out for an exclusive morning game drive through the kasenyi park area watching out for; elephants, buffaloes, lions, waterbucks, Uganda Kobs among others. After lunch, engage in an afternoon launch cruise along the Kazinga channel for a diversified views of aquatic wildlife species and birds as they all get downstream to bathe and drink from the river. Among the wildlife expect to view the large herds of hippopotami, crocodiles, elephants and buffaloes, lions, leopards, hyenas, giraffes, orbis. Dinner and overnight at Mweya safari lodge (luxury), Park View Lodge (Midrange), Eganzi Lodge / Simba Safari Lodge (Budget)
Day 5: Transfer to Kibale Forest National Park
Have your breakfast and with your driver guide set off for for Kibale Forest National Park, found in Fort Portal (Tooro Kingdom Land) reaching just in time for lunch, and later set out for a guided nature walk to the neighboring villages and towns as well as visiting the Tooro Kingdom. Later, dine and rest at Kyaniga Lodge (super luxury), Crater Safari Lodge (Luxury), Primates Lodge Kibale (Midrange) and Chimpanzee Guest House (Budget).
Day 6: Chimpanzees Tracking and Birding at Bigodi Sanctuary
Have breakfast and report to the Kanyanchu offices for pre –tracking briefing on code of conduct when tracking for chimpanzees. With all your tracking gear, engage in your tracking exercise; expect to view chimps in large numbers and other primate species like the 2 faced monkeys, Red tailed and Grey Tailed monkeys among others. Later, have lunch in the wild and proceed with a birding exercise ta the Bigodi Community Sanctuary. Dinner and overnight rest at Kyaniga Lodge (super luxury), Crater Safari Lodge (Luxury), Primates Lodge Kibale (Midrange) and Chimpanzee Guest House (Budget)
Day 7: Departure
Enjoy breakfast and get ready for your return trip to Kampala for drop off at either a hotel or Entebbe International Airport for departure flight.