Luxury Bwindi Gorilla Habituation Experience through kigali
3 Days 2 Nights From $1645, per person in a group of two
Rates are per person (pp) and based on 2 people sharing 1 room
Excluding international flights (from/to your home country)
This 3 Day Bwindi gorilla habituation experience through Kigali is meant for those people interested in trekking mountain gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park but are staying in Rwanda. Its also meant for those individuals that are interested in spending more time with mountain gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Our 3 day bwindi gorilla habituation experience through Kigali gives you up to 4 hours with mountain gorillas in one day. Take advantage of the four hour gorilla habituation experience in the southern part of Bwindi (Rushaga and Nkuringo) and reduce on the drive time to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park by getting to Bwindi through Kigali Rwanda
Summary of 3 Day Bwindi gorilla habituation experience through Kigali
- Day 01: Pickup from Kigali City/Airport and transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
- Day 02: Four hour gorilla habituation experience in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park (Rushaga/Nkuringo)
- Day 03: Drive to Kigali Airport for your flight out.
- You’ll go to Uganda through Kigali
- This tour starts and ends in Kigali Rwanda
- You’ll visit Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
- Activities: gorilla tracking
- Getting around: open-sided 4×4 safari Land cruiser vehicle
- A transfer from and back to the airport (or hotel) is included
- Additional accommodation before the tour departs and on the last day can be arranged for extra cost
Things To Consider
- Accommodation is Inclusive
- Small Group Safari: Max 4 People per group
- Tour Can Depart any day
- Tour can be customized
- Solo travelers can join this tour
- Age Limit: 15 years and above
- You’ll be picked up from the airport (or hotel)
- Accommodation before the tour departs can be arranged for extra cost
DAY 1: Drive to Rushaga – Bwindi Impenetrable Forest in Uganda:
We leave your hotel in Kigali or meet you at the airport for the 3-Day Luxury Gorilla Habituation Experience Safari in Rushaga. The drive time to Rushaga is about 4 hours plus depending on Border Crossing which is an event in itself.
Afternoon Options: Safari Goers fall into two major categories, the one want activity after activity. There are optional choices for them, such as a Community or Cultural Village Walk.
Others, just arriving want to take time out and drink it all in. Sit at the lodge and drink in the views of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest in a distance, read a book and we have a few local drinks that you might like, Try a Uganda Waragi with Krest Bitter Lemon Soda getting ready for the next day being with the Gentle Giants of the Forest.
Drive time: Approximately 4-5 hours
Meal Plan: Lunch and Dinner
Lodging: Rushaga Gorilla Safari Lodge.
DAY 2: Gorilla habituation experience in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
You will wake up early in the morning and head to the park headquarters to join other clients for briefing about dos and don’ts while with mountain gorillas on your habituation experience. After briefing, you will start your trek into the forest guided by researchers and guides. During your trek, you may encounter several birds, other animals and primates in the forest and once you have found the gorillas you will spend four hours with them and return back to the Lodge for overnight. You will have an opportunity to listen and observer researchers doing their work of habituating gorillas and if possible you will be called upon to participate by collecting samples, naming of group members, making calls and so much more.
Meal Plan: Breakfast, Packed Lunch and Dinner
Overnight Lodge: Rushaga Gorilla Safari Lodge.
DAY 3: Drive to Kigali Airport
After breakfast, you will drive back to Kigali Airport for your flight out of Uganda marking the end of your 3 Day Bwindi gorilla habituation experience through Kigali. Drop off at airport 3 hours before your flight and this is the end of your 3 Day Gorilla Habituation Experience, Lodging can be arranged by us for you in Kigali.
COST PER PERSON SHARING
|Persons||Date||Price per person|
|1 Person||Any date||USD2270.00|
|2 Persons||Any date||USD1645.00|
|3 Persons||Any date||USD1430.00|
|4 Persons||Any date||USD1330.00|
|5 Persons||Any date||USD1270.00|
|6 Persons||Any date||USD1220.00|
- Airport transfers
- Transport in a 4×4 Safari Van
- Fuel for the round trip
- Services of an English speaking driver guide
- All park entry fees
- Drinking water in the vehicle
- Uganda and Rwanda Visa fees plus all expenses of person nature such as drinks and tips
- USD1500.00 gorilla habituation permit permit per person
STANDARD: 4X4 SAFARI VAN
Our standard mode of transport is by road and we use 4×4 Safari Vans customized for game viewing and photography. Each safari van comes with a professionally trained driver guide and fuel for the whole safari. Our Safari vans have viewing hatches and each client is entitled to a window seat. Our Vans can take up to eight people. We also have 4×4 Super Customs very comfortable and stable on the road. These carry up to 5 people with their luggage. We also have 4×4 RAV 4 for a group of two people
UPGRADE: 4X4 LUXURY SAFARI LANDCRUISER
We have luxury latest Land cruisers each driven by professionally trained driver guides and fuel. They have pop-up roofs for proper game viewing and photography. They come with a small fridge for cooling your drinking water while on safari (which is always included while IN THE VEHICLE). They have inverters for charging small gadgets such as your smartphones and cameras. They can seat five to a maximum of seven people and each client is guaranteed of a window seat.