6 Days 5 Nights Uganda & Rwanda: 6-Day Adventure to Gorillas, Golden Monkeys. from USD 4,335


This 6 days tour to Uganda& Rwanda will take you to Volcanoes National Park where you will hike to the Dian Fossey grave site (tomb), visit the local Batwa community in Nkuringo, Bwindi forest to trek gorillas in Uganda, search for golden monkeys in Mgahinga National Park and finally return to Kigali and pay a visit to the genocide memorial center. Highlights: Gorilla Tracking in Bwindi Forest National Park in Uganda Hike to Dian Fossey Tomb Golden monkey tracking Visit the Batwa pygmy community Bwindi National Park/ Buniga Forest Trail Walk


Day 1: Arrival in Kigali, Rwanda

  • Arrive at Kigali International Airport.
  • Meet your guide and transfer to your hotel in Kigali.
  • Enjoy a welcome dinner and briefing about your upcoming adventure.
  • Overnight stay in Kigali.

Day 2: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, Uganda

  • After breakfast, depart Kigali and cross the border into Uganda.
  • Journey to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park (approx. 4-5 hours drive).
  • Check-in at your lodge near Bwindi and enjoy lunch.
  • In the afternoon, explore the local community or relax at the lodge.
  • Dinner and overnight stay near Bwindi.

Day 3: Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

  • Wake up early for a hearty breakfast before heading to the park headquarters.
  • Receive a briefing from park rangers and join your gorilla trekking group.
  • Embark on an unforgettable gorilla trekking adventure in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, tracking one of the habituated gorilla families.
  • Spend a magical hour in the presence of these magnificent creatures, observing their behavior and taking photos.
  • After trekking, return to your lodge for a well-deserved rest.
  • Dinner and overnight stay near Bwindi.

Day 4: Transfer to Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda

  • After breakfast, bid farewell to Bwindi and journey back to Rwanda.
  • Cross the border and drive to Volcanoes National Park (approx. 5-6 hours drive).
  • Check-in at your lodge near Volcanoes National Park and enjoy lunch.
  • In the afternoon, visit the nearby Twin Lakes or explore the local area.
  • Dinner and overnight stay near Volcanoes National Park.

Day 5: Golden Monkey Tracking and Cultural Experience

  • Early morning departure for golden monkey tracking in Volcanoes National Park.
  • Trek through the forest in search of these playful primates, enjoying their antics and observing their natural behavior.
  • After tracking, return to your lodge for breakfast.
  • In the afternoon, visit a local village to experience Rwandan culture and traditions firsthand.
  • Enjoy cultural performances, interact with community members, and learn about local customs.
  • Dinner and overnight stay near Volcanoes National Park.

Day 6: Dian Fossey Hike and Departure

  • After breakfast, embark on a hike to the Dian Fossey Tomb and Research Center.
  • Trek through the forest to the site where Dian Fossey, the renowned primatologist, conducted her groundbreaking research on mountain gorillas.
  • Explore the center and learn about Fossey's work and her efforts to protect gorillas.
  • After the hike, return to your lodge for lunch and check-out.
  • Transfer to Kigali International Airport for your departure flight, marking the end of your unforgettable adventure.


  • 1. Lunch
  • 2. Snacks
  • 3. Bottled water
  • 4. Private transportation
  • 5. Guides, Porters and Rangers, Air port transfer and Pick up
  • 6. Golden Monkey fees
  • 7. Mountain Gorilla fees
  • 8. Transfer between Uganda and Rwanda by Road

  • Exclusions

  • 1. Accommodation
  • 2. Air Tickets
  • 3. Health Insurance and medical bills
  • 4. Shopping and personal expenses

  • All Ratings & Reviews

    No Ratings and Reviews

    Add Ratings & Reviews

    Your Rating:

    African Travellers Ltd