This safari offers a quick and easy way to experience the diversity present in the Albertine Rift region. During your Uganda safari tour, you will track the golden monkeys and enjoy the Batwa cultural heritage experience before moving over to the Rwandan side, tracking the endangered mountain gorillas and experiencing first-hand how the culture changes with your expert Volcanoes Safaris guide.

Highlights Include:

  • Gorilla Tracking in Parc National des Volcans (Rwanda) and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park (Uganda)
  • Golden Monkey Tracking in Mgahinga National Park (Uganda) and Parc National des Volcans (Rwanda)
  • Visit Dian Fossey’s Grave
  • Hike one of three volcanoes
  • Batwa Heritage Experience
  • Batwa Dance Performances
  • Intore Dance Performances

 

Day 1
• Arrive in Kigali, Rwanda
• Travel to Mount Gahinga with your expert safari guide
• Cross the Border into Uganda
• Batwa Dance Performance
O/N: Mount Gahinga Lodge (L,D)

Day 2 Options
• Batwa Heritage Experience
• Batwa Vocational Centre
• Complimentary Massage
• Golden Monkey Tracking in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park
• Gorilla Tracking in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park
O/N: Mount Gahinga Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 3 Options
• Travel to Virunga Lodge
• Cross the Border Back into Rwanda
• Intore Dance Performance
O/N: Virunga Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 4
• Gorilla Tracking in Parc National des Volcans
• Complimentary Massage
O/N: Virunga Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 5 Options
• Gorilla Tracking in Parc National des Volcans
• Golden Monkey Tracking in Parc National des Volcans
• Trek to Dian Fossey’s grave
• Visit local Mwiko Primary School
• Relax on the shores of Lake Kivu
• Local village and lake walks
O/N: Virunga Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 6
• Travel to Kigali
• Visit the Genocide Memorial if there is time
Virunga Lodge (B)

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Virunga Lodge – 3 Nights The magnificent Virunga Lodge is perched high on a ridge and has stunning views of the Virunga Volcanoes and the twin lakes Bulera and Ruhonda. The premier luxury destination for tracking the endangered mountain gorillas.

Mount Gahinga Lodge – 2 Nights Nestled in the foothills of the Virunga Volcanoes, Mount Gahinga Lodge is an exclusive lodge that has the impressive backdrop of three of the volcanoes themselves. Its rustic charm creates an absorbing atmosphere of tranquility and history.

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Safari Prices

2014

Scheduled Departure **

Package

High Season

Low Season

Per person sharing a twin room
$ 4,980
$ 4,482
Single room supplement
$ 514
$ 462
** Prices are based on a minimum of two people travelling on a private safari.Prices are quoted in US$. For £ sterling and Euro payments the dollar will be converted at the prevailing exchange rate at the time of payment.Prices are valid until 31 December 2014.

2014

Private Departure **

Package

High Season

Low Season

Per person sharing a twin room
$ 5,987
$ 4,790
Single room supplement
$ 514
$ 411
Based on 3 people travelling
$ 5,534
$ 4,427
Based on 4 people travelling
$ 5,307
$ 4,246
Based on 5 people travelling
$ 5,171
$ 4,137
** Prices are based on a minimum of two people travelling on a private safari.Prices are quoted in US$. For £ sterling and Euro payments the dollar will be converted at the prevailing exchange rate at the time of payment.Prices are valid until 31 December 2014.

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