Uganda - The Best of the West + Rwanda (Virunga)


This lodge safari is designed for all those who are interested in seeing the key places of southern-western Uganda. It includes Wildlife, Birds, Gorillas and Wild Chimpanzees trekking in Uganda. The extension to Rwanda will allow you to see the gorillas a second time in a completly different environment. The chain of volcanoes (Virunga) hosts some of the endangred mountain gorillas! 

The Tour Package includes: Airport transfers, lodge accommodation, all meals, plenty of mineral water, the services of a Driver-Guide, all park and entry fees, all activities as per programme: chimp trekking at Kibale**, game drives at Mweya, boat trip on the Kazinga channel, visit of Kasenyi fishing village and salt works,  nature walk in Kyambura in search of the chimps**, game drives in Ishasha, gorilla trekking in Bwindi**, gorilla trekking at Volcanoes NP**, boat trip on Lake Mburo, guided nature walk in the Park. It excludes: Airline ticket, beverages, tips, visas and personal expenses.

** (Subject to the permits)

Options at extra Cost: day excursions (Ngamba Island, Mabamba Wetlands (Shoebill), rafting the Nile, excursion to the sources and rapids of the Nile (Jinja) and Kampala city trip. Extra overnights are not included in the price.

Money for your personal expenses (average of $150 p.p.), outfit with adapted colours for wildlife observation, good walking shoes, raingear, a few long-sleeve shirts, slippers, sweater for cool evenings, sun protection: hat, sunglasses, sun cream, video/photo camera, a 200 mm or longer telelens is very usefull, reserve batteries, memory cards, binoculars if you have and a torch.


Duration : 11 Days
Travelstyles : Tailor-made, Road Safaris, Lodge Safaris
Activities :  Bird Watching, Chimpanzee Trekking, Cultural Activities, Gorilla Trekking, Guided Nature Walks & Hikes., Wildlife Viewing
Parks & places :  Gorilla Parks of Uganda, Kibale Forest National Park (KFNP), Kyambura - (QENP), Lake Mburo NP, Queen Elizabeth National Park (QENP), Volcanoes National Park