9 DAYS MAGICAL RWANDA +UGANDA TOURS ROUND TRIP
DAY 1: ARRIVAL TO KIGALI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT.
On arrival, you will be met by Love Rwanda Safari Guide at Kigali international airport; he will help you with your luggage to the car. After check in to your hotel, he will brief you about Rwanda, your trip, culture and all other important information. And if time allows you can do city tour; the Genocide memorial, Crafts market and Cultural centers.
DAY 2: KIGALI CITY TOUR & TRANSFER TO BWINDI IMPENETRABLE NATIONAL PARK.
After a morning breakfast at your hotel, your driver guide will pick you up and lead you for a city tour in the vibrant capital of Kigali. Learn more about Rwanda’s heart-rending history at the Genocide Memorial Centre where 250,000 bodies of genocide victims were given a decent burial.
Later have lunch at Memorial cafe before being transferred to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park through Cyanika border. While on your journey, you will pass through a ragged terrain with beautiful terraces dug by the farmers of the area, pass through tea plantations that will create beautiful scenery (4 hours’ Drive). On arrival, you are taken to check in at your lodge for Dinner and overnight stay (FB)
DAY 3: GORILLA TREEKKING
The highlight of your safari is a meeting with the gentle giants of Bwindi! All visitors most especially hikers love this challenging rugged steep slopes of gorilla trekking in the beautiful ecosystem of the park. It unpredictable to foresee how many hours you will use to find the Gorillas, however it may take two to eight hours. Expect to walk a long distance in steep and muddy conditions, sometimes with rain overhead, before you encounter any Gorillas. But it will definitely be worthwhile as you observe them closely while they eat, play and rest while you are taking photographs and videos of your choice. A unique and unforgettable experience! For conservation purposes, time spent with the gorillas is limited to one hour. The range-guide always briefs you on how to behave with these giant apes then after the visit return to the camp for refreshment then time permitting do some afternoon activities.
Dinner and overnight: at your lodge
DAY 4: TRANSFER TO ISHASHA SECTOR
This morning you will wake up to have a nice breakfast and then drive to the southern sector of queen Elizabeth well known for its fascinating tree climbing lions view them as they rest up in the trees, you will also earn your self-views of more game like the elephants, Buffaloes and antelopes.
DAY 5: QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK
Wake up early and have your breakfast at 6:00 am and prepare yourself with imaginations and meditation of how beautiful the drive to the northern part of Queen Elizabeth national park will be. Our driver guide will pick you up at 7:30 am from your hotel and drive to north of Queen Elizabeth with a stopover for stretching and taking photos. Embark on your journey through the bumpy road of the Park as you marvel through the breath taking scenery,open grasslands, the woodlands and the Rift Valley Escarpment. On arrival, you are welcomed by and evening two hour Boat cruise along the famous Kazinga channel yielding an opportunity to see lots of Hippos, Buffaloes, Elephants, warthogs to mention but a few, alongside an array of spectacular birds.
Dinner and overnight
DAY 6: TRANSFER TO KIBALE NATIONAL PARK
After an early morning breakfast and check out, our driver will pick you up start with a morning game drive then start the drive to Kibale national park. On the way you will be viewing local homesteads, green countryside and local farms along the Albertine Rift escarpment. The journey takes 4-5hours drive and you will check-in your hotel on arrival.
Dinner and overnight to follow.
DAY 7: CHIMPANZEE TREEKKING IN KIBALE N PARK
After your breakfast, our driver guide will come to pick you at the hotel and take you to headquarters for briefing. Enter the jungle to search for chimpanzees. Game rangers know where to find the chimpanzees easily, after find the chimpanzee spend one hour with them. Chimpanzee trekking in Kibale National Park is an adventurous and exciting activity where visitors move on foot in the tropical forests in search of the chimpanzees in their habitat. Kibale National Park has the largest number of chimpanzees in Uganda and is therefore known as the primate capital. After trekking have your lunch then go for a nature walk in Bigode wetland, which you will spend the rest of the afternoon and drive back to your hotel for dinner and overnight.
Dinner and overnight to your lodge
DAY 8: TRANSFER TO ENTEBBE
After your breakfast our driver will be waiting to transfer back to Entebbe the second largest city in Uganda, You will have stopover to have your packed lunch on the way. You have a leisurely afternoon by the lake.
Dinner and overnight stay.
DAY 9: DEPARTURE
Here after breakfast depending on your flight schedule you have optional visit to the Ngamba Chimp sanctuary or you choose to go search for a Shoebill Stork before your airport departure transfer.