Gorilla Habituation Safari Itinerary:
Day 1: Drive from Kigali Rwanda to Uganda Bwindi Impenetrable Forest – Rushaga
We will collect you from your hotel in Kigali or meet you at the airport for your Gorilla Habituation Safari in Rushaga. The drive time to Rushaga Bwindi Forest is about 4 – 5 hours plus depending on the time spent at the border crosing clearing with immigration in both countries.
Continue to your accommodation in Rushaga in Bwindi Forest. Dinner and overnight Lodge of choice.
Meal Plan: Lunch and Dinner
Day 2: Gorilla Habituation safari Experience – Rushaga
Early Breakfast then drive to the park headquarters for a briefing from the park guides, take your packed lunch from the lodge.
You will then be introduced to the researchers, fellow trackers – maximum of 4 participants and guides and head for the location of your gorilla family group being habituated and as opposed to the normal gorilla tracking where you spend only one hour with the gorillas, with gorilla habituation you allowed up to 4 hours in their presence and learning their ways from the Gorillas and the Researchers.
After your gorilla habituation safari experience you will return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
Meal Plan: Breakfast, picnic Lunch and dinner
Day 3- Return to Kigali – Departure
Depending on your flight times out of Kigali, you could opt for a chance to trek the endangered Golden monkeys in Mgahinga park. The park provides the best setting for Golden Monkeys in the Virunga Volcanoes. The Golden Monkeys are quite beautiful and different from other primates due to their striking features. (This is an optional activity)
We will drop you off at Kigali airport to connect with your flight home or to your next destination.
Meal plan: Breakfast
End of Gorilla Habituation Safari