The 2 Days gorilla tour to Bwindi begins from Kigali airport, driving through either through Cyanika border post to southern Bwindi in Rushaga or Mghahinga national park. This is a short trip for those on limited time in East Africa and want to enjoy the gentle giant. All this depends on the availability of gorilla permits in either sector of the park.
ItineraryDay 1: Kigali - KisoroStop At: Golden Monkey GuesthouseOur tour guide will pick you from a hotel in Kigali and cross you over to Uganda through Cyanika Immigration border point to the Kisoro town on the foothills of Mghahinga Forest national park. This scenic drive will take approximately 3 hours at a speed of 60KM/hr. Overnight stay at Golden Monkey guesthouseDuration: 12 hoursMeals included: • DinnerAccommodation included: Golden Monkey Guesthouse 2*Day 2: Gorilla tracking and transfer to KigaliStop At: Mgahinga Gorilla National ParkEnjoy an early morning breakfast and transfer to the park headquarters to be briefed about the “dos and don’ts” while with the gorillas. The trekking may take about 1-6 hours depending on the movement of the gorillas in the jungle. You will be in the company of the gentle giants for a maximum of an hour, enjoying them feeding, playing around as you do photography. After the gorilla tracking adventure, you will drive back to Kigali for your scheduled flight back home.Duration: 5 hoursMeals included: • LunchNo accommodation included on this day.