Upon arrival at Kigali International Airport, you will be met by Winco Safari Guide and transferred to a hotel for an overnight. The next day, you will then drive through stunning hills, and vegetation crossing the Uganda-Rwanda border to the pristine Bwindi Impenetrable National park for a Gorilla Adventure.
Upon arrival at Kigali International Airport, you will be met by Winco Safari Guide in the Arrivals section who will drive you to your hotel for an overnight. In the event that you come off an early or midday flight, you will have the option of engaging in optional activities such as; a city tour of Kigali to explore the way of life of the locals.
Today you will drive through Rwanda-Uganda border to the famous Bwindi Impenetrable National Park for an amazing gorilla adventure. The national park is home to more than half of the endangered Mountain Gorillas in the whole wide world, the park is also residence to an estimated 120 mammal species, 350 bird species, over 400 plant species, trees that date back to 25,000 years and a forest floor consisting of trees, ferns and twining plants that paint the picture of the Tarzan movie.
After an early morning breakfast, you will head out to Uganda Wildlife Authority Park offices for a brief, you will be lectured on the “Do’s and Dont’s” while tracking the Gorillas, you will then be led by an experienced Ranger in the thick forest in search of these the famous but endangered Mountain Gorillas, the tracking lasts between 4 to more than 6 hours depending on location of gorillas. You will have opportunities to take amazing pictures, you will also be able to watch abundant wildlife, identify tree species, butterfly species and an estimated 120 mammal species.
In the afternoon, you will have the option of relaxing at the lodge, or have a guided community walk, or visit the Batwa community and have an insight into their lives.
After a hearty breakfast, you will drive back to Rwanda concluding your Gorilla experience. In the event that you have a late evening or night flight. You will have the option of engaging in optional activities such as; a city tour of Kigali to explore the way of life of the locals, visit a museum, or book a day-room where you can relax. You will later be transferred by your Guide to the airport for your flight back home.
Winco Safari is an indigenous company in Uganda that offers authentic and life changing safaris in Uganda coupled with extension safaris in Mara-Kenya and Rwanda that can be guided in English, German, Spanish, French and Chinese.