14 Days Rwanda and Uganda Gorilla Safari
Embark on an extraordinary 14 days Rwanda and Uganda gorilla safari, delving deep into the untouched wilderness of Rwanda and Uganda. This immersive journey with Intaresafaris will take you through breathtaking landscapes, where you will have the rare opportunity to encounter the magnificent mountain gorillas in their natural habitat. Discover the rich biodiversity, witness diverse wildlife, and immerse yourself in the vibrant cultures of these two remarkable countries. Get ready for an unforgettable adventure on this Rwanda and Uganda gorilla safari.
Detailed 14 Days Rwanda and Uganda Gorilla Safari
Day 1: Arrival in Kigali
Upon your arrival in Kigali, the vibrant capital city of Rwanda, our knowledgeable guide will greet you and transfer you to your accommodation. Take this opportunity to relax and acclimate to the surroundings. Explore the city’s cultural attractions, delve into its history, and savor the local cuisine.
Day 2: Kigali City Tour and Genocide Memorial
Embark on a city tour of Kigali, visiting landmarks and attractions that showcase the rich heritage and development of Rwanda. Dive into the poignant history of the country with a visit to the Genocide Memorial, honoring the victims of the 1994 genocide. Gain insights into Rwanda’s remarkable journey of reconciliation and resilience.
Day 3: Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda
Embark on a scenic drive to Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda’s treasured gem and a haven for the endangered mountain gorillas. Settle into your accommodation nestled in the foothills of the Virunga Mountains, where you’ll be captivated by the awe-inspiring scenery.
Day 4-5: Gorilla Trekking in Volcanoes National Park
Over the next two days, prepare for the highlight of your safari – gorilla trekking in Volcanoes National Park. Accompanied by expert guides and trackers, venture into the dense rainforest, following the trails of these majestic creatures. Encounter different gorilla families, observing their behaviors and marveling at their sheer presence. This intimate encounter will leave an indelible mark on your soul.
Day 6: Golden Monkey Trekking and Cultural Experience
Embark on an exciting golden monkey trekking experience in Volcanoes National Park. Witness these rare and playful primates in their natural habitat. Immerse yourself in the local culture with a visit to nearby communities, engaging with the warm-hearted locals and experiencing their traditions and customs.
Day 7: Lake Bunyonyi, Uganda
Cross the border into Uganda and journey to the scenic Lake Bunyonyi. This picturesque lake is known as the “Place of Many Little Birds” and offers a tranquil respite. Enjoy the serene beauty, go for a swim, or explore the islands dotting the lake’s surface.
Day 8-9: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, Uganda
Venture into Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and home to a significant population of mountain gorillas. Over the next two days, embark on thrilling gorilla trekking experiences, encountering these incredible creatures up close. Capture precious moments with the gorillas, witness their social interactions, and revel in the magic of this unique encounter.
Day 10: Queen Elizabeth National Park
Journey to Queen Elizabeth National Park, a diverse ecosystem teeming with wildlife. Embark on exciting game drives, where you’ll have the chance to spot lions, elephants, buffaloes, and an array of bird species. Take a boat cruise along the Kazinga Channel, marveling at the abundant wildlife and breathtaking landscapes.
Day 11-13: Murchison Falls National Park
Continue your journey to Murchison Falls National Park, one of Uganda’s most iconic parks. Experience exhilarating game drives, seeking out the park’s diverse wildlife, including giraffes, hippos, crocodiles, and the rare Rothschild’s giraffe. Take a boat safari on the Nile River and witness the power and beauty of the mighty Murchison Falls.
Day 14: Departure
As your 14-day Rwanda and Uganda gorilla safari comes to an end, return to Entebbe, Uganda’s gateway city. Reflect on the incredible adventures and cherished memories you’ve created. Our guide will transfer you to the airport for your departure, ensuring a smooth and comfortable journey home.
Book your 14 Days Rwanda and Uganda Gorilla Safari with Intaresafaris and embark on a life-changing expedition into the heart of Africa’s pristine wilderness. Encounter the awe-inspiring mountain gorillas, explore diverse national parks, and immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage of Rwanda and Uganda. Let our experienced team create a seamless and unforgettable adventure for you. Reserve your spot now and create memories to last a lifetime!