This 1 day gorilla trekking safari can start from Rwanda; it is very easy to cross into Uganda go for gorilla trek in the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park or in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park and after drive back to Rwanda. Because of the gorilla trekking permit price differences between Uganda and Rwanda.
For example currently gorilla permit in Rwanda costs $1500 per person while in Uganda permit costs $600 per person, this means if track gorillas in Uganda you will be saving $900 on each permit.
So for the budget travelers we would recommend that you do your gorilla safari in Uganda in order to save money for other safari activities, all our gorilla tours and other wildlife safaris which starts and ends in Rwanda, our tour guides/drivers will pick and drop you back after your safari.
On this gorilla tour in Uganda starting from Rwanda, the driving time from Kigali to reach Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park take about 4 hours drive, so please plan accordingly, you will cross via Cyanika border in Kisoro side or Katuna border in Kabale side.
- Kisoro City Tour
- Stopover in Ruhengeri and at the Cyanika Border
- Gorilla tracking in Bwindi forest
- Day 1: gorilla Tracking Safari in Uganda from Rwanda
- After Tracking Return Back to Kigali