Gorilla Trekking Uganda from Kigali, Kigali to Uganda Gorilla Trek
Uganda gorilla trekking from Kigali in Rwanda is among the best gorilla tours where visitors will fly to Kigali International Airport and then transfer to Uganda to trek gorillas. From Kigali to Uganda, visitors go through Cyanika border in Kisoro or Katuna border in Kabale to visit the endangered mountain gorillas in either Mgahinga gorilla national park or Bwindi impenetrable national park. Bwindi or Mgahinga are where mountain gorillas in Uganda are found. From Kigali to Uganda, there is ease of transfer unlike from Entebbe or Kampala to reach the two gorilla parks in Uganda. Driving from Kigali to Uganda is cheaper and shorter as it takes only 3 to 4 hours to reach the gorilla habitats. The roads are smooth and secure offering spectacular views of the hilly green landscape. Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is the world’s best tourist destination to visit as it has numerous gorilla families spread across its four gorilla trekking sectors. Bwindi is a habitat for half the number of the surviving endangered mountain gorillas in the world. Mgahinga Gorilla National Park is the second home to the gorillas with only Nyakagezi family found there.
The gorilla trips from Kigali to Uganda save a lot of time and money. In short, Kigali to Bwindi or Mgahinga tours are some of the cheapest ways to see gorillas in Uganda and attain same satisfaction and experience. For anyone looking for budget gorilla tours in Uganda, simply book a gorilla permit and request your trip organizer to start from Rwanda to Uganda. All Uganda gorilla tours from Kigali include the 1 day gorilla trek to Bwindi, 2 days gorilla safari and the 3 days gorilla trekking tour. You just need to fly into Rwanda and trek gorillas in Uganda by undertaking these major safaris from Rwanda. In case visitors need more activities before or after the gorilla adventure tours, that arrangement can be made. All tours that begin from Rwanda can be supplemented with more wildlife safari activities. Except the 1 day trip and the 2 days safaris whose only available time is for gorilla trekking, the rest of the safari tours can accommodation more activities for maximum enjoyment. A visitor is at liberty to tour Kigali by going to the Kigali Genocide Memorial plus other attractions in the city. The Non-gorilla trekking activities available on safari tours from Kigali are many. They include a visit to Lake Bunyonyi plus nature tours and community visits around the gorilla parks. Golden monkey trekking in Mgahinga can also be put into a three days gorilla trip in that park.
Uganda Gorilla Tours from Kigali beyond 3 days
The gorilla trips from Kigali to Bwindi or Mgahinga national park may also go beyond the 1, 2 or 3 days. This is because Uganda has a lot to offer in terms of tours and safaris beyond mountain gorillas. These Rwanda-Uganda safari may begin and end in Kigali or start from Kigali and end in Kampala or Entebbe. This is determined by the visitors’ available time, budget and preferred activities. From Bwindi gorillas, one may extend the tour to Queen Elizabeth, Lake Mburo, Rwenzori Mountains or Kibale National Park. There are lots of tour activities to enjoy at those tourist sites. These include safaris, boat cruise, chimpanzee trekking, mountain hiking and nature tours among others.
In case of enough time for the Uganda holiday tours, tourists may extend to Semuliki, Murchison Falls National Park and Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary before connecting to Kampala. From Kampala, one can visit Jinja, a hub for several tourist activities, Mount Elgon or Ssese Island and Bulago Island, the romantic holiday islands in Lake Victoria. While in Kampala, it’s hard to return to Kigali but to exit Uganda through Entebbe Airport. Alternatively, you can enter Uganda through Entebbe, do various tour activities, connect to Bwindi for gorilla trekking and exit through Kigali. Our proficient tour consultants are available to tailor-make your safari to your preferences. Get in touch with us and we give you customized gorilla trekking safaris and tours from Rwanda to Uganda and vice versa.