GORILLA TREKKING DESTINATIONS
A land of thousand Hills has its top tourist attraction as the rare mountain gorillas in Parc De Volcanoes (PNV), a centre where Dian Fossey set up her research centre for the gorilla conservation programs. Great trekking opportunities are available in this park and a gorilla tracking permit is available at a cost of only USD 500. Earlier booking is necessary before you embark on your journey to Rwanda.
RWANDA GORILLA SAFARIS
These safaris start and end in Kigali Rwanda. Rwanda has a number of unique delights to offer to tourists. Parc National des Volcans in the Virunga volcanoes is home to the mountain gorillas to which Dian Fossey dedicated her life. Nyungwe Forest, one of the largest montane forests in Central Africa, is renowned for its large troops of colobus monkeys and rich variety of orchids. Akagera National Park is a savannah park with elephants, hippo and crocodile. Lake Kivu is a beautiful inland sea enclosed by steep terraced hillsides. There are a large variety of birds. Rwanda has a rich culture with its second city, Butare, having one of the finest cultural museums in Africa.
Rwanda Uganda Safari
You will be met by our driver/guide at Entebbe International Airport who will drive you to Kampala the Capital City of Uganda. Check in at any agreed Hotel. If time allows carry out a city tour in Kampala. Visit Uganda Museum a display of all Uganda cultures National Theatre centre for art crafts shops. Visit the mysterious Kasubi tombs – a burial ground for Buganda Kings.
Head to Kibale Forest
You will head to Fortportal via Mubende from Kampala, passing all the way through grassy countryside and long-established homesteads and farms. You will reach in 5-6 hours time to. You will stop over in Fort portal town for lunch before driving to Ndali lodge or Primates Lodgewhere you will stay on a full board basis prior to tomorrow’s chimpanzee tracking.