4 Days Uganda Big 5 & Gorilla Trekking Safari

4 Days Uganda Big 5 & Gorilla Trekking Safari will give you the ultimate big five tracking in Rwanda, akagera national park and gorilla trekking in Uganda, Bwindi impenetrable national park where you will have amazing experiences taking part in a number of rewarding activities like the different game drives in akagera national park which will give you the chance to track the different big five animals in akagera national park namely the lions, elephants, rhinos, buffaloes and the leopards during the evening and morning game drives. During gorilla trekking in Uganda you will have the chance to understand more about the endangered mountain gorillas as you spend time with them in the impenetrable forests of Bwindi impenetrable national park. The safari will also give you the chance understanding more about the culture of the people of Rwanda as you take part in the Kigali city tour as an addition to your trip

4 Days Uganda Big 5 & Gorilla Trekking Safari

Highlights of the 4 Days Uganda Big 5 & Gorilla Trekking Safari

  • Day 1: Transfer to Akagera national park and Ihema Boat Cruise. 
  • Day 2: Early morning game drive and transfer to Kigali. 
  • Day 3: transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
  • Day 4: Gorilla Trekking Bwindi and Back to Kigali

Detailed itinerary for your trip  

Day 1: Transfer to Akagera national park and Ihema Boat Cruise. 

On day one of your 4days big five and gorilla trekking safari, you will be picked by your tour guide at  a location of your choice in Kigali city or Kigali international airport and take you through the briefing session of your entire safari. During the briefing session where your guide for the safari will give you an insight of the activities you will participate during your safari like gorilla trekking, chimpanzee trekking among other activities, you will also be briefed on the rules and regulations to follow during your activities and as you participate in your Uganda and Rwanda safari for an amazing safari as you visit Rwanda and Uganda. After the briefing session you will begin your safari by taking in part of the Kigali city tour where you will get to visit memorable sites like the Kigali genocide memorial museum where you will get to understand the events that led to the occurrence of the Rwanda genocide, you will also get to visit the Kimironko market the largest market in Rwanda where you will get to purchase souvenirs, organic fruits, Rwanda traditional attires among other products. At the climax of your Kigali city tour, you will get to visit one of the restaurants in the city where you will have tasty Rwanda dishes. After the rewarding experience, you will make your way to akagera national park national park. On reaching the park you will check in your hotel where you will have and later on you will be transferred to take part in the boat cruise on Lake Ihema. Where you will have rewarding views of the park like a number of water birds catching their prey, you will also get to see a number of herbivores catching their last bite of the day and carnivores like the lions, hyenas, leopards coming from their hiding places, you also enjoy the rewarding views of the sunset and at the end of your activity, you will transfer back to your hotel for dinner and overnight stay as you await the next day’s activities.

Day 2: Early morning game drive and evening game drive.     

On day two of your 4days big five and gorilla trekking safari after an early morning breakfast at your hotel, you will be picked by your guide who will transfer you to Akagera National Park and participate in the early morning game drive where you will get to track all the big five animals, the buffalos along the water sources, rhinos grazing in the plains, elephants along the water sources, you will also get to see a number of early risers in the park like; impalas, zebras, topis, gazelles among other antelope species for memorable experiences and after your rewarding activity, you will transfer to your hotel for lunch and relaxation and later in the afternoon you will take part in the evening game drives/ nocturnal game drive where you will get to see the carnivores in the park catching their prey for dinner that is the lions, leopards, hyenas which will make your activity quite rewarding. After the rewarding experience in the park, you transfer back to your hotel for dinner and over night.

Day 3: transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

On day three of your 4days big five and gorilla trekking safari, after an early morning breakfast at your hotel and you will embark on your journey to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park where you will get to participate in gorilla trekking in Uganda. You will access Bwindi impenetrable national park through Katuna boarder and when you reach you will have lunch and transfer to your hotel for dinner and overnight and get ready to for gorilla trekking the following day.

Day 4: Gorilla Trekking Bwindi and departure

On day four of your 4days big five and gorilla trekking safari, after an early morning breakfast at your hotel with your packed lunch, you will be picked from your and transferred to take part in gorilla trekking in Bwindi impenetrable national park where you will get to understand more about the endangered primate species, gorilla trekking in the park will also give you the chance to see a number of rewarding attractions like the a number of bird species, numerous primate species like the dent’s monkey, silver monkey, chimpanzees among other rewarding attractions. After the rewarding experience you will head back to your hotel for dinner and overnight stay. Alternatively after the rewarding experience, in the evening you will transfer to the Batwa community where you will have the chance to participate in the community tour that will let you explore how the indigenous group of people that were originally forest people that depended on the forest and its products for survival as you watch them carry out their daily after the safari, you will be dropped off at a location of your choice in Kigali city or Kigali international airport and the end of your safari.

4 Days Uganda Big 5 & Gorilla Trekking Safari
4 Days Uganda Big 5 & Gorilla Trekking Safari

End of the 4 Days Uganda Big 5 & Gorilla Trekking Safari 

Trip inclusions

  • Gorilla trekking permit
  • Hiking fees
  • Park entrance fees
  • Vehicle entrance fees
  • Congo Visa fees
  • All accommodation as per itinerary
  • 4X4 safari vehicle & Fuel
  • Full time English speaking driver/ guide
  • Bottled mineral water while on safari

Trip Exclusions

  • Tips
  • Air tickets
  • All items of personal nature like laundry, phone calls, beer, e.t.c
  • Anything else not included in the itinerary
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