7 Days Classic Gorilla, Wildlife and Chimpanzee Safari Tour
The 7 Days Classic Gorilla, Wildlife and Chimpanzee Tour takes you on remarkable Mountain Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Forest National Park, Wildlife Safari Tours at Queen Elizabeth National Park and Chimpanzee Habituation Experience in Kibale Forest National Park.
The 7 Days Classic Gorilla, Wildlife and Chimpanzee tour offers you amazing Gorilla Trekking Adventures, Wildlife Safaris, Chimpanzee Tracking Tours, Chimpanzee Habituation Experiences in the various safari destinations.
Day 1: Arrival then Kigali City Tour and Transfer to Bwindi Forest National Park
On arrival at the Kigali International Airport, you will be picked up by our company representative/ driver who will transfer you for a City Tour around the stunning Kigali City then later on with en-route lunch, he will proceed with the journey to Bwindi Forest National Park. You will transfer to your lodge/ hotel for relaxation, Dinner and Overnight. Buhoma Lodge, Buhoma Community Rest Camp, Haven lodge Buhoma.
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Forest National Park
Wake up early have breakfast then transfer to the Bwindi Park Headquarters to be briefed on the Dos and Don’ts around the Mountain Gorillas.
You will be distributed in groups of 8 to track a Mountain Gorilla Group then with an experienced ranger guide, you will penetrate the forest to search for the rare species of Mountain Gorillas for a period of 3-5 hours and when you meet them, only an hour is allowed to stay in their presence taking numerous photos to keep for memories.
After tracking, return back to your lodge/ hotel for relaxation, Dinner and Overnight. Buhoma Lodge, Buhoma Community Rest Camp, Haven lodge Buhoma.
Day 3: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth National ParkGame Drive
Wake up have breakfast then with your luggage, embark on a transfer to the stunning Queen Elizabeth National Park a journey that will take you about 4-5 hours. En-route, you will have beautiful views at the green vegetation terrain and the Rwenzori Mountains in a distance.
When you reach the park, you will break off for lunch then later proceed on to experience a remarkable Game Drive around the various tracks in the park watching numerous wildlife wandering in the park. After, you will transfer to check in your lodge/hotel for relaxation, Dinner and Overnight. Mweya Safari Lodge, Bush Lodge, Tembo safari Lodge.
Day 4: Game Drive and Boat Cruise
Wake up have breakfast then transfer to the Park for a Game Drive along the various tracks watching wildlife like elephants, Buffaloes, kobs, small antelope, bush bucks, etc wandering around the park. This experience is exceptional to all.
Break off for lunch then transfer for an exciting Boat Cruise along the prominent Kazinga Channel where you will spot schools of Hippo and Crocodiles beneath the water.
You will as well as watch other wildlife along the shores drinking water. After return back to your lodge/ hotel for relaxation, Dinner and Overnight. Mweya Safari Lodge, Bush Lodge, Tembo safari Lodge.
Day 5: Game Drive then transfer to Kibale Forest National Park
Wake up have breakfast then transfer to experience another Game Drive around the Park then after you will break off for lunch then later transfer to the beautiful Kibale Forest National Park located a few kilometers off the main town of Fort portal.
When you reach Kibale, You will transfer to the headquarters to register for the Chimpanzee Habituation Experience the next day then later proceed to check-in your lodge/ hotel for relaxation. You can go on a guided nature walk if you wish as well then return back for Dinner and Overnight. Primate Lodge Kibale, Chimpanzee View Guest House, Ndali lodge.
Day 6: Chimpanzee Habituation Experience in Kibale Forest
Wake up very early in the morning have breakfast then with your packed lunch, transfer to the Park Headquarters where you will be briefed on the Dos and Don’ts around the Chimpanzees, distributed in groups.
After briefing, you will transfer with a skilled ranger guide to the Kanyachu Visitor’s Center (Starting point) to penetrate the forest. You will start following the chimpanzees from the time they wake up until the time they build new nests to rest/ sleep for the night.
This experience takes the whole Day and the Chimpanzee Habituation Experience Permit costs US $220 per person interested. After the experience, transfer back to your lodge for relaxation, Dinner and Overnight. Primate Lodge Kibale, Chimpanzee View Guest House, Ndali lodge.
Day 7: Transfer to Kigali
Wake up Have Breakfast then with your luggage, embark on your transfer to Kigali International Airport to board your flight back home.