Our 8 Days Uganda Primates and Wildlife Safari through Kigali will allow you to trek all the prime primates of Uganda including Golden monkeys in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park, Mountain Gorillas in Bwindi, and Chimpanzees in Kibale Forest National Park, you will also have time to visit Queen Elizabeth National Park for wildlife Safari to see all the Big four animals. This 8-day Uganda Primates and Wildlife Safari through Kigali is an all-inclusive tour that will start and end in Kigali and includes return airport transfers.
safari vacations and travel services will pick from the airport or your hotel in Kigali and drive north to Mgahinga Gorilla National Park, you will have an optional visit to Kigali Genocide Museum and a stopover for lunch, you will then proceed to Mgahinga Gorilla national park. Dinner and overnight at Lake Chahafi Resort or Lake Mulehe Safari Lodge.
Have morning breakfast and assemble at the park headquarters for briefing from the park rangers about the dos and don’ts while tracking golden monkeys. Proceed for the memorable exercise in the forest, an activity that may take 1-9 hours depending on the movement of these human cousins. Meet and stay with them for a maximum of one hour, then go to the park headquarters to pick up your gorilla tracking certificates and you will then proceed to Bwindi impenetrable national park.
Accommodation Silverback Lodge (Luxury)/Buhoma Community Bandas (Budget)/Lake Kitandala Lodge (Mid Range).
After breakfast at the lodge, you will go to the park headquarters for a briefing from the Uganda Wildlife Authority ranger guides. Then after the briefing, the ranger will lead you into the thick impenetrable forest to start your search for the endangered rare species of Mountain Gorillas.
Always resume the gorilla search from the last known location on the previous day. Upon reaching the vicinity of these renowned species, you may interact with them for only one hour, maintaining maximum silence throughout the encounter.
You are allowed to take photographs and so on.
To find the Gorillas, is such a tiresome experience since it can take you almost 3-8 hours to find them. However, once you meet these gorillas, you will easily forget the hatches you have gone through to find them and instead save the good memories you will experience with them. After the interaction, you will return late to the lodge for Dinner and overnight at Silver Back Lodge for luxury, Gorilla Mist Camp (mid-range), and Bwindi View Lodge for budget.
Wake up early in the morning, have breakfast, and check out to meet our driver guide. You will start the amazing Journey to Queen Elizabeth National Park. You will arrive in the evening, and check in at the lodge.
Accommodation options include: – Mweya Safari Lodge/ Jacana Safari Lodge (luxury), Enganzi Safari Lodge/Bush Lodge (Mid-range), and Simba Safari Camp/ Tembo Safari Lodge (Budget).
Have morning breakfast, after embarking on a Safari vehicle for the morning game through the Kasenyi plains to catch the early risers. However, some of these animals to behold are elephants, buffalos, leopards, lions, bushbucks, kobs and more.
This drive last for about 2-3 hours and after drive straight to Mweya for lunch at the canteen. Have lunch as you get prepared for the afternoon cruise along the Kazinga channel. After the cruise return to the lodge for relaxation, dinner, and overnight stay.
Have a morning game drive through the Mweya Peninsula with all your belongings in the Car. Then after the 3-hour game drive, you continue with the Journey back to Kigali. If not game drives, you can visit Katwe Salt Lakes after you will also drive to Kibale National Park with a stopover for lunch en route on your way to the National Park. On influx, you will have a nature walk through the Bigodi Swamp and awesome sightseeing of the resident monkeys and birds. Dinner and overnight at Chimpanzee Guest House, Mountain of the Moon Hotel, Primates Lodge Kibale.
Following that, you will enjoy an early breakfast, after which you will receive guidance from Kanyanchu head offices. There, you will receive a briefing about the track you will be undertaking in the next few hours. From there you will start the Chimpanzee tracking but that is not the only species you will be seeing today, you will be able to see 12 other different primate species like vervet monkeys, gray-cheeked mangabeys, and baboons. Dinner and overnight as above.
In the early morning after breakfast, drive back to Kigali to End the 8 Days Uganda Primates and Wildlife Safari Through Kigali
In conclusion, Safari Vacations and Travel Services is a Local tour operator based in Uganda with its head offices in Entebbe. Moreover, Safari Vacations and Travel Services is run and owned by a Ugandan native, we specialize in life-changing experiences and sustainable tours and holidays to all East African countries. Moreover, we are members of the Association of Uganda Tour Operators and are registered by the Uganda Tourism Board. We have a good and long working relationship with Uganda Wildlife Authority making it easy to book your gorilla permits and gorilla trekking safari. Safari Vacations and Travel Services is highly reviewed on Trip Advisor as well