A short Gorilla Safari Africa in Uganda starting very early from and ends in Kigali the evening in the same day . This safari starts with an early picked up early in Kigali, 3 hours drive to the border cross over to Uganda for gorilla tracking in mgahinga National Park. You then trek gorillas, have lunch and drive back to Rwanda. This one day trip is among the budget gorilla trekking tours in Uganda that one can afford even when on a very tight budget.
Detailed Gorilla safari Plan
To begin this day Gorilla Trekking Safari, your driver guide will pick you up from a hotel in Kigali. Since the trip starts so early in Kigali, you need to be in the city on the even of the tour. You will wake up at 3:00 am, take an early breakfast and then after start the journey at 3:30 am. The road trip to Uganda takes about 4 hours to the mountain gorilla national parks. You will get to the park in time and immediately take briefing about the gorilla trekking rules in the forest.
After the briefing, you will start the hike into the forest in search of the Mountain Gorillas in Uganda. Gorilla trekking is a delightful experience in the wild. Trekking in hilly green landscape to reach the gorillas in the jungle is an exercise worth the energy. When you finally come across the gorillas, there will be a sigh of relief followed by excitement.
You will be allowed to stay for one hour with the gorillas as you observe them play, jump and eat the vegetation to your admiration. It is exceptionally remarkable to see a young ones jump on and off from the elder gorillas. You are allowed to take photos but not with a flash camera so that you do not disorganize them. When done with the adventure, you will transfer back to the park offices for a gorilla trekking certificate. After recieving your certificate, you will then commence the journey back to Kigali to where you will arrive in the evening. The driver guide will either transfer you to your hotel or the airport in case of an impending flight. This marks the end of the one day gorilla tour to Uganda.