Uganda Safaris

We offer selected safaris to Uganda, the Pearl of Africa. Our offers include gorilla trekking tours, chimpanzee tracking safaris, game viewing, cultural tours and more. Please note that our Uganda tour packages start from either Kigali or Kampala. For quotes and more information about our Uganda safari offers please email us via info@iit.co.rw

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2 Days Bwindi Gorilla Trek

A 2 Days trip to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in South Western Uganda. This trip starts and ends in Kigali, Rwanda.

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4 Days Gorillas and Golden Monkeys

A 4 Days trip combining golden monkey tracking in PNV, Rwanda and gorilla tracking in Bwindi Forest, Uganda.

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4 Days Bwindi Gorillas (2 Treks)

Maximise your time with the gorillas. Track the mountain gorillas twice in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest on this gorilla safari.

4 Days Bwindi Gorilla Safari (2 Treks)

TRIP ITINERARY

Day 1: Kigali City Tour. Travel to Bwindi Impenetrable national park.
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
Day 3: Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
Day 4: Return to Kigali

DETAILED TRIP ITINERARY

Day 1: Kigali - Bwindi Forest
Our guide will pick you from Kigali International Airport or your hotel in Kigali. If pickup is in the morning hours, take a brief Kigali City Tour - Visit the Gisozi Genocide Memorial Site. Have Lunch in Kigali. Travel to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park via the Katuna Border. Dinner and Overnight at Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge (Luxury) / Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla Lodge (Midrange) / Gorilla Mist Camp (Budget)

Day 2: Gorilla Tracking in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Wake up Early in the morning. Have breakfast. The guide will drive you the gorilla trekking outpost. Get briefed by the UWA tour guides about the dos and don'ts of gorilla tracking. Led by the UWA Ranger guide, hike into the forest in search of the endangered mountain gorillas. The duration of the hike largely depends on the movement of the gorillas! To find the gorillas, It can take from a mere 30 minutes walk to 8 hours of hiking within the impenetrable forest. Upon meeting the mountain gorillas, you have up to 1 hour to take photographs and learn about these apes. Relax all evening. Overnight at Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge (Luxury) / Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla Lodge (Midrange) / Gorilla Mist Camp (Budget)

Day 3: Second Gorilla Trek in Bwindi Forest
Go for a second gorilla trek in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. This time you will track a different habituated gorilla family. Overnight at Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge (Luxury) / Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla Lodge (Midrange) / Gorilla Mist Camp (Budget)

Day 4: Return to Kigali
After breakfast, embark on a return trip to Kigali. Take a Kigali City Tour if you missed it on the first day. Drop off at the airport or your hotel in Kigali.

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5 Days Bwindi Gorillas & Kibale Chimpanzees

Go for gorilla tracking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and chimpanzee trekking in Kibale Forest.

TRIP SUMMARY

Day 1: Kigali - Bwindi Forest
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Forest
Day 3: Travel to Kibale Forest. Visit the Crater Lakes Region
Day 4: Chimpanzee tracking in Kibale Forest. In the afternoon go for a nature walk through the Bigodi Wetlands.
Day 5: Travel Back to Kigali

DETAILED ITINERARY

Day 1: Kigali - Bwindi Forest
Our guide will pick you up from Kigali International Airport oryour hotel. If pickup time is the morning hours, take a Kigali City Tour. Visit the Gisozi Genocide Memorial, Caplaki Craft Market and Local Market. Have Lunch and travel to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.

Day 2: Gorilla Tracking in Bwindi
After an early morning breakfast, our guide will drive you to the park headquarter or briefing point. Get briefed about gorilla tracking in Bwindi. Guided by a local guide, enter the gorilla sanctuary and begin your search for the mountain gorillas. Upon meeting the mountain gorillas, you have up to 1 hour to watch these great apes - take photographs and ask your guide about all you would like to know about the gorillas. Return to the lodge. In the afternoon, go for the Batwa Cultural Experience. Overnight at Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge (Luxury) / Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla Lodge (Midrange) / Gorilla Mist Camp (Budget)

Day 3: Travel to Kibale Forest
After breakfast, embark on the journey to Kibale Forest, Western Uganda. Visit the Crater Lakes Region. Dinner and Overnight at Lake Kyaninga Lodge (Luxury Primates Lodge (Midrange or Budget)

Day 4: Chimpanzee Tracking / Habituation
Go for chimpanzee tracking in Kibale Forest, a tropical rain forest that is home to 13 different primates species. There is a lot of interesting flora and fauna in the park. In the afternoon, take a nature walk through the Bigodi Wetlands.
If you prefer chimpanzee habituation, take a guided full day hike, tracking and following the chimpanzees in the forest. Overnight at Lake Kyaninga Lodge (Luxury Primates Lodge (Midrange or Budget)

Day 5: Return to Kigali

After breakfast, set off for Kigali via the Katuna Border. Drop off at the hotel or Kigali International Airport.

5 Days Bwindi Gorillas & Queen Elizabeth Wildlife

Meet the mountain gorillas in the tropical rain forests of Bwindi Impnetrable Forest and go game viewing in the savannah plains of Queen Elizabeth National Park.

Day 1: Kigali - Bwindi
Our guide will pick you up from Kigali. Travel to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in South Western Uganda (6 hours drive).

Day 2: Gorilla Tracking in Bwindi Forest
Day 3: Travel to Queen Elizabeth National Park.
Day 4: Game Viewing in Queen Elizabeth NP
Go for an early morning game drive in Queen Elizabeth National Park. Have Lunch. Go for a boat ride along the Kazinga Channel
Day 5: Game drive via the Ishasha Sector. Return to Kigali.

7 Days Uganda Gorillas, Chimpanzees & Wildlife

A Week in Uganda - Go for gorilla tracking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, chimpanzee trekking in Kibale Forest and enjoy game viewing in Queen Elizabeth National Park.

Day 1: Kigali - Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Day 2: Gorilla Tracking in Bwindi Forest
Day 3: Bwindi - Queen Elizabeth National Park
Day 4: Game Viewing in Queen Elizabeth National Park
Day 5: Queen Elizabeth NP - Kibale Forest
Day 6: Chimpanzee Tracking in Kibale Forest
Day 7: Travel to Kigali or Kampala