This 2 Days Gorilla Safari takes you to Mgahinga Gorilla National Park, home to almost half of the world’s remaining mountain gorillas. Mgahinga National Parks sits high in the clouds and it is one of the most scenic places in Africa.
This trip starts and ends in Kigali, the capital city of Rwanda.
Day 1: Travel to Mgahinga Gorilla National Park (For Gorilla trekking, Uganda)
Pickup from Kigali, Rwanda. We can pickup from the airport or hotel. Take a Kigali City Tour – Visit the Genocide Memorial Sites, Local Markets. After lunch in Kigali, hit the road to Mgahinga Gorilla National Park, part of the Virunga Forest that is home the mountain gorillas in Uganda. Check in at Kisoro Travelers Hotel.
Day 2: Gorilla Tracking in Uganda
After early breakfast, we shall proceed to park offices with packed lunch for a briefing about the ‘Dos’ and ‘Don’ts’ while with gorillas. Tracking can take 2-8 hours depending on the movement of the gorillas. Tracking involves walking up steep and densely forested hills before finally coming across the gorillas camouflaged in the vegetation. You will stay with these Giant apes for 1 hour for observation and photography. After the gorilla trek, embark on a return trip to Kigali.