Multi-Day Tour

Culture & Wildlife of Uganda & Rwanda (8 days)

G Adventures Inc.

Kampala, Uganda To Bwindi/Kigali

Valid for Departures: 11 May 2018 - 27 Dec 2019

Culture & Wildlife of Uganda & Rwanda (8 days)

Day 3

Kibale National Park

Day 4

Kibale NP/Queen Elizabeth NP

Day 6

Queen Elizabeth NP/Bwindi Impenetrable NP

Day 7

Gorilla Trekking

Day 8



Day 1
Kampala, Uganda
None None
Day 1 Kampala: Arriving early? Pre-book Nile River Whitewater Rafting in Jinja on Day 1, and be back in time for your evening welcome meeting. We strongly advise arriving one night earlier to facilitate the activity's early start. Additional Notes: Please note that if you choose to participate in the Jinja Rafting excursion, the pick-up will depart from the The Forest Lodge in Kampala at approx 7:30am. If you have booked alternative pre-tour accommodations, please be sure to contact Nile River Explorers the day before to arrange a convenient pick-up point. See the Optional Activities section of the Tour Details page for more information. Included Activities: Welcome Meeting
Day 2
Kampala, Uganda
None Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 2 Kampala/Fort Portal: Take the scenic route to Fort Portal at the edge of Kibale National Park. Spend the night on a guest farm listening to the sounds of monkeys and birds. Additional Notes: Accommodation in Fort Portal is on a farm in simple furnished tents with shared bathroom facilities. Transport: Private Vehicle
Day 3
Kibale National Park
None Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 3 Kibale National Park: Explore the evergreen rainforest and trek to spot chimps in the morning or afternoon. Enjoy a traditional lunch in the Bigodi Community. Included Activities: Chimpanzee Trek Bigodi Community Lunch
Day 4
Kibale NP/Queen Elizabeth NP
None Breakfast, Dinner
Day 4 Kibale NP/Queen Elizabeth NP: Queen Elizabeth National Park is characterized by open savannah, large areas of swamp around Lake George, the extensive Maramagambo Forest in the southeast, and the forested Kyambura Gorge along the border with Kyambura Game Reserve. Additional Notes: Accommodation in Queen Elizabeth NP is in simple furnished tents with shared bathroom facilities. Included Activities: Queen Elizabeth National Park Wildlife Safari Drive Transport: Private Vehicle
Day 5
Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda
None Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 5 Queen Elizabeth National Park: Enjoy a wildlife safari drive with possible sightings of buffaloes, waterbucks, warthogs, lions, leopards, hyenas, giant forest hogs, and elephants. Included Activities: Queen Elizabeth National Park Wildlife Safari Drive
Day 6
Queen Elizabeth NP/Bwindi Impenetrable NP
None Breakfast
Day 6 Queen Elizabeth NP/Bwindi Impenetrable NP: Enjoy the scenic drive south, with views of forests, volcanoes and lakes. Spend the night on the edge of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Additional Notes: Accommodation at Bwindi Impenetrable NP is in simple furnished tents/rooms with ensuite bathroom facilities. Transport: Private Vehicle
Day 7
Gorilla Trekking
None Breakfast
Day 7 Gorilla Trekking: Head into Bwindi Impenetrable National Park to meet the park ranger/guide for orientation. Embark on the trek, which can vary in length and difficulty, depending on the location of the gorilla family that's being visited. Spend 1 hr (max) observing these beautiful and endangered creatures, a truly privileged experience. Trek back and return to town. Enjoy free time in the afternoon. Included Activities: Mountain Gorilla Trek
Day 8
None Breakfast
Day 8 Bwindi/Kigali: Cross the border into Rwanda, then head to the capital city, Kigali. Visit the genocide museum to learn more about the dark history of this fascinating country. Tour ends on arrival at hotel. Included Activities: Border Crossing (Uganda - Rwanda) Genocide Memorial Visit Departure Day Transport: Private Vehicle

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There’s a wealth of adventure to be had in both Uganda and Rwanda, especially now that tourists are beginning to rediscover this region. We keep this trip small and intimate to create a deep connection with this captivating land. Of course, there’ll be trekking to spot chimps and gorillas, and wildlife drives through Queen Elizabeth II National Park to see elephants and hippos, but we’ll also visit the genocide museum for a closer look at the recent history of the region. Trust us: Uganda and...

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