12 Days Rwanda and Uganda tour
This 11 Days Rwanda and Uganda tour will give you the chance to experience the best that Rwanda has to offer, including gorilla trekking, chimpanzee trekking, and wildlife experiences in Akagera National Park. After the gorilla tracking in Uganda’s Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, the safari brings you back to Rwanda’s capital city of Kigali for a tour of the city before you catch your flight back to the United States.
Day 1 of 11 Days Rwanda and Uganda tour : Arrive in Rwanda
As soon as your plane touches down at Kigali International Airport, our employees will be there to greet you and help you get settled in for your safari in Rwanda. He will then take you to the Serena Hotel in Kigali and provide you with some basic information about Rwanda while you are enjoying a cup of coffee. After lunch, you will go on a tour of the city, during which you will stop at several points of interest and get new experiences while traveling across Rwanda. Gisenyi Genocide Museum, Hotel la Palme, and gain its history, as well as an elegant urban restaurant, an African market, and a market for African goods.
Day 2 of 11 Days Rwanda and Uganda tour: Transfer to Akagera National Park
Take in the breathtaking view of the Kigali hills lit up by the setting sun while having breakfast on the lawn. After making a few more quick stops in the city center, you will make your way to Akagera National Park. After arriving at the Ruzizi tented safari camp, you will go on an evening game drive to observe animal species as they wind down their activity for the day and nocturnal species emerge from their burrows. Relax your body and mind to the soothing roars that come from the surrounding forest.
Day 3 of 11 Days Rwanda and Uganda tour: Game drive, boat cruise
After a hearty breakfast served bright and early in the morning, you and your guide will head out into the plain grasslands to search for different kinds of animals. Animals like as lions, leopards, elephants, buffalos, elands, and giraffes choose to make their home in the marshes, savannah grassland, and forest that make up the Akagera environment. Boat Cruise, a large number of bird species, and impalas. After indulging in a delectable meal, you will board a boat for a tour of Lake Ihema, during which you can observe many types of aquatic life and watch animals cool down from the heat of the day. You are free to unwind for the remainder of the evening and experience the invigorating atmosphere of a safari in Rwanda.
Day 4 of 11 Days Rwanda and Uganda tour: Game drive, transfer to Kigali
You will have an early breakfast, then check out of the safari camp, and do the final game drive of your Rwanda safari as you check out of the park. This will give you the opportunity to catch up on any previous sightings, visit any spots that you may have missed, and take in the final moments of your Rwanda safari. You will arrive in Kigali in time for lunch, where you may unwind and make the most of your time on your safari in Rwanda.
Day 5 of 11 Days Rwanda and Uganda tour: Transfer to Nyungwe Forest
You will love your morning slumber and acquire wonderful sensations of rwanda safari. Following breakfast, you will begin your journey to Nyungwe Forest, which will take you south, with brief stops along the way at the National Museum and the traditional King’s Palace in Nyanza. You will stop for lunch at a posh eatery along the way, and then you will check in at the Nyungwe Forest Lodge in the late afternoon. Experience the one-of-a-kind experiences that a Rwanda safari has to offer, including breathtaking views of dense woods that are as silent as the dead.
Day 6 of 11 Days Rwanda and Uganda tour: Chimpanzee Tracking
After getting an early start on the day with a hearty breakfast, your guide will accompany you to the ranger tourist office to finalize the laws governing your chimpanzee tracking in Rwanda. The ranger guides will accompany you into the forest at 8:30 in the morning so that you may begin your chimpanzee tracking trip. You will finish the trip in time to have a picnic lunch in the shade of trees and get fantastic experiences throughout your time in Rwanda. You will travel on a canopy walk in the forests, during which you will take in breathtaking vistas of the surrounding landscape and get an up-close look at life at the forest’s canopy level. After you go back to the hotel, you may rest and recover from the day’s exhaustion there.
Day 7: Transfer to Kibuye lakeside town
Begin each day of your safari in Rwanda with a delicious breakfast served on the grounds as the sun rises. After breakfast, you will check out of the hotel and make your way to Kibuye town, which is located on the banks of Lake Kivu. Take pleasure in the refreshing lake breezes while taking in the picturesque vistas of the floating islands in the distance. You will get the opportunity to engage in conversation and exchange stories with the local people of Rwanda if you go on a tour with a guide.
Day 8: Lake Kivu Explorations
Take pleasure in eating breakfast while watching the sun go down over the water and feeling the invigorating effects of the lake winds on your body. You are going to investigate the depths of the lake by going on a boat ride across it. You will get back to the hotel in time to eat lunch there. Immediately following lunch, you have the option of going on a self-guided stroll around the lake’s perimeter while you wait for your journey to Volcanoes National Park in the late afternoon. You will be checking in at the Mountain Gorilla Hotel, which is located on the park’s border.
Day 9 : Transfer to Bwindi impenetrable forest
After breakfast, your guide will take you from volcanoes national park to Bwindi impenetrable forest in Uganda. Bwindi is an area known for its dense vegetation and dangerous animals. After arriving in Uganda, the first thing you’ll do is check into your lodging, and then you’ll eat lunch. Following that, you will go to the surrounding towns in order to engage in conversation with residents and, as a result, gain a deeper understanding of Ugandan culture.
Day 10: Bwindi Gorilla Trekking
You will have an early breakfast, and then make your way to the pack where you will receive a briefing about your gorilla trekking before heading into the bush to follow the gorilla family that has been allocated to you. Following the conclusion of your gorilla walk, you will make your way back to your car. You could spend the afternoon exploring some of the many walking trails that are available in Bwindi Forest, if that is something that interests you. On the other hand, you might prefer to just relax at the lodge and take in the stunning views of the Virunga Mountains and the forest that surrounds the lodge.
Day 11: Transfer to Kigali
You will check out of your hotel in the early hours of the morning and make your way either to Kigali for your planned flight, or return to your hotel. There is the opportunity for you to embark on an extra trip of Kigali, which will take you to the genocide memorial center as well.
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