Enjoy a guided 2 days gorilla tour in Bwindi for a great encounter with the closest relatives of human beings in their natural habitat. This gorilla tour starts in Kigali and ends in Kigali Rwanda being close to Bwindi National Park.

Details of the trip

Day 1: Arrival at Kigali & transfer to Bwindi

On your arrival at Kigali international airport, meet our driver-guide, drive through Kigali city ad cross over to Uganda through Cyanika or Katuna border. The drive takes you 2-4 hours through the scenic hills of Rwanda to the borders of the pearl of Africa. You will later arrive to Bwindi National park and check in to Silverback lodge for dinner and overnight.

Day 2: Gorilla tracking and Departure

After an early morning breakfast, you will drive to the park headquarters at 7:00am to join other guests for briefing and allocation of gorilla families. Tracking the gorillas begins soon after the briefing to catch up with the endangered apes. Gorilla tracking takes you 2-6 hours since they are always moving and their location may not be certain. On meeting the gorilla family, you will be allowed o spend only one hour taking nice pictures of the gorillas and learning about their behavior in their natural habitat.  You will later return to the park headquarters for your Gorilla tracking certificate and depart to the airport in Kigali.

End of the tour

Included services

  • Park entrance fees
  • Gorilla tracking permit
  • Transport in Safari car
  • Bottled drinking water
  • English speaking local Guide
  • All necessary government taxes

Excluded services

  • Tips
  • Visa
  • Beverages/Alcohol
  • Flight charges