2 Day Virunga Gorilla Trekking

This safari will start from Rwanda from where one will transfer to virunga national park in the democratic republic of Congo via Uganda’s Cyanika border.

Day 1: Transfer from Kigali to Kisoro, a border town in Uganda

Pick up from your hotel or at the air port in Kigali by the guide or driver through the undulating hills of Rwanda that lead to it’s name of” the seven hills” and through Ruhengeri in the northern part of Rwanda and be transferred to Kisoro in Uganda via the the border at Cyanika.Complete the border arrangements and cross into Uganda where you can enjoy guided nature walks and also visit the natural, beautiful looking lake mutanda surrounded by the volcanoes and also have a walk on it’s shores.Check in for dinner and overnight at Travellers Rest hotel/Kisoro Tourist hotel.Meals here are on B/B basis.

Day 2: Gorilla tracking in Virunga

Wake up very early in the morning and have breakfast and then drive to Bunagana the Ugandan border with Congo and then cross and drive to the park headquarters for briefing about the gorilla tracking and from here set off into the forest in parc national des virunga for the actual gorilla tracking.In the course of gorilla tracking you will as well encounter some other primates like golden monkey,blue monkey,black and white colobus monkey,and forest hogs.After one hour of this vigorous exercise,drive back to the hotel in Kisoro for lunch and refreshments and then drive back to Kigali reaching late in the evening and thus the end of the safari.

This package includes;

  • Accommodation and meals
  • All ground Transportation
  • English speaking guide
  • Foot safari walk

The package excludes;

  • The expenses of personal nature like: Air fare, Visa, Luxury drinks, laundry, tips to local guides, telephone, and porter fees while trekking, personal insurance, personal shopping