3 Days Gorilla Trekking from Kigali is an amazing trip that will keep you hooked For visitors who are only interested in Uganda gorilla trekking where a gorilla permit is a low as $600 per person, Kigali-Rwanda is the nearest route to access Bwindi Impenetrable national park (3-4 hours) compared to Kampala – Bwindi which is a full day drive.
Day 1: Pick-up in Kigali and Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable national park.
Depending on your location in Kigali/Upon arrival at Kigali airport, you will be picked up by our company representative/guide who will then transfer to Bwindi impenetrable national park. The park is located in the south western part of the country, it’s a 4 hours’ drive with en route lunch. On arrival to the park, you will proceed and check in your lodge for relaxation. Dinner and overnight stay at Ichumbi Gorilla lodge/Bakiga lodge/Buhoma Haven lodge
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking experience
Have breakfast to kick off day two of the 3 Days Gorilla Trekking from Kigali safari and transfer you to park offices for briefing about Mountain Gorilla trekking by a local guide. The time taken is usually between 2-8 hours depending on the movement of the gorillas. Meeting the gorillas unexpectedly is one of the most captivating lifetime experiences. You will have a chance to observe and take pictures at very close range. You will observe adults feeding and groaning among themselves. After an hour with the long-awaited gorillas, your guide and rangers will lead you back to the starting point where your driver will readily be waiting for you to return to the lodge. Dinner and overnight at lodge as above
Day 3: Return to Kigali
Have breakfast at your lodge then drive to cross the border back to Kigali at either Katuna or Cyanika border depending on which sector you trekked gorillas. You will be dropped off at a location you will advise or at the airport for your drop off. End of 3 Days Gorilla Trekking from Kigali safari.