7 Day Safari in Rwanda and Uganda

Itinerary

Day 1: pick up and transfer to kibale national park

You will be picked up by our guide from Kigali who will brief you about the trip and transfer to kibale forest national park. On arrival check in at the hotel Overnight stay at chimpanzee view guest house.

 

Timing: 4-5 hour drive

Hotel: chimpanzee forest view guest house

Meal plan: Lunch and Dinner

Activity: Nice view on the way

Day 2: Chimp trekking and afternoon Bigodi swamp walk

Morning chimpanzee trekking after eating breakfast you will be headed to the park headquarters for briefing before you head for trekking, after briefing about the dos and don’ts you will be escorted to the forest by the park rangers to start your trek you will spend some time in the forest as you view the chimpanzees take as many pictures s you can as you enjoy the moment. there on you will head out of the forest having had lunch you will then head for the Bigodi swamp walk where you will view a lot of birds and other primates including monkeys and not forgetting the swampy vegetation. Retire from the activity back to the lodge for Overnight at chimpanzee view guest house.

 

Timing: 3-4 hour of trekking and 2 hours in the swamp

Hotel: chimpanzee forest view guest house

Meal plan: Break, Lunch and Dinner

Activity: chimpanzee and bigodi walk

 

Day 3: Transfer to Queen Elizabeth and take an afternoon Boat cruise.

Today you will rise to have your breakfast all packed up check out of the lodge and transfer to Queen Elizabeth national park .in the afternoon you will have your lunch meal and then head onto a boat cruise along the Kazinga channel where you will enjoy the breeze and as you view the aquatic wildlife among which maybe the crocodiles,hippos,water birds and other animals along the water banks the elephants, buffalos among others.Therer after retire from the activity and head to Pumba safari lodge freshen up dinner and overnight stay at the lodge.

Timing: 2 hours drive and 2 hours boat cruise and evening game drive

Hotel: Pumba safari lodge

Meal plan: breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Activity: boat cruise and game drive

Day 4: Game drive and visit to katwe salt lake.
You will wake early grab a bit and a cup of coffee then head on to engage in the game drive so as to see the early risers in the wild you will see animals among which maybe elephants buffalos Uganda kobs antelopes various bird species among others. Take as many pictures as you can. Then on head for the afternoon visit to katwe salt Lake where you will see the locals engage in the salt mining process and can pass you through it.You will have lunch game drive enroute to Pumba safari lodge

Timing: 4-5 hours game drive and 2-3 hour visit to the salt lake

Hotel: Pumba safari lodge

Meal plan: breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Activity: game drive and salt lake visit

Day 5: Drive to Ishasha and transfer to Gorilla mist camp

In the morning you will eat breakfast check out and drive to Ishasha sector tosee the tree climbing lions among other animals. You will also have enroute lunch anda view of the landscape with its amazing vegetation covers. Drive on to Gorilla mist camp on arrival check into the hotel dinner and overnight stay.

Timing: 4-5 hour drive

Hotel: gorilla mist lodge

Meal plan: breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Activity: drive through ishasha

Day 6: Gorilla trekking and transfer to Lake Bunyonyi
Try to rise early enough have breakfast ready with you packed lunch head to the park headquarters for briefing on how to act while in the bush searching for the amazing apps the primates penetrate through the forest to search for the gorillas it may take you some time but when you eventually find them you will have an hours interaction with them take as many pictures the trek is strenuous but the result is worthwhile. There after which you will head back to the headquarters for certificate awarding and then proceed to the car to drive to lake bunyonyi on arrival you will check into Bunyonyi overland camp dinner and overnight.

Timing: 2-6 hour trekking and 2 hour drive to bunyonyi

Hotel: Bunyonyi overland camp
Meal plan: breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Activity: gorilla trekking

Day 7: Boat cruise and transfer to Kigali

Have breakfast, embark on a morning boat cruise take pictures as you enjoy the breeze and thereafter the activity you will be transfer back to Kigali.

End of tour.

Package includes

  • Park entrance fees
  • Chimpanzee trekking
  • Boat cruise
  • Gorilla permit
  • Game drive
  • On ground transport
  • Professional tour guide
  • Drinking water

Package excludes

Visa fees, laundry fees, drinks and any extras not mentioned in the itinerary.