Overview – 4 Days Rwanda – Uganda Trip
4 Days Rwanda – Uganda Trip – is a cross-border safari to Rwanda and Uganda that offers more than just wildlife experience but also great opportunities to unfold the hidden secrets in the best safari parks in both Countries. 4 Days Rwanda – Uganda Trip with Acacia Safaris Limited will allow you explore Rwanda’s Capital Kigali, visit several cultural sites before you indulge yourself into the pearl of Africa. This safari package will also allow you experience one of Africa’s most profound and transformative wildlife encounters in the thick rainforests of Bwindi, where our close cousins reside. Mountain gorilla trekking on this 4 Days Rwanda – Uganda Trip will be done on your second day of the safari as you will enjoy life-changing adventure in the jungle. The 4 Days Rwanda – Uganda Trip is further spiced up with wildlife watching in Lake Mburo National Park where a variety of wildlife can be spotted while on a game drive or nature-guided walk in the Safari Park.
Quick tour details for 4 Days Rwanda – Uganda Trip
Duration: 4 days
Number of people: Tailored
Availability: All year round
Starts / stops: Kigali / Kampala
PLACES TO VISIT: Kigali, Bwindi, Lake Mburo National park.
Detailed itinerary for 4 days Rwanda – Uganda safari tour
DAY 01: KIGALI CITY TOUR – TRANSFER TO UGANDA
On this first day of the 4 days Rwanda – Uganda safari tour, after an early breakfast, you will leave your hotel and travel to the Gisozi genocide memorial center. You will see the graveyards where genocide victims were laid to rest while you are here. You have an excellent opportunity to watch some moving videos and photos, as well as listen to stories about the horrifying genocide that occurred in recent years. You will then proceed to Nyamata Church, where over 50,000 people were killed while seeking refuge in the church. You will then visit the presidential palace museum, the state house to the former president the late Juvenal Habyarimana whose death in a plane crash sparked the genocide in 1994.
Later in the Afternoon, you will embark on your transfer to Uganda where you will arrive in the late evening for dinner and an overnight stay at your already booked accommodation.
Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
DAY 02: GORILLA TREKKING
On your day two of 4 days Rwanda – Uganda safari tour, following an early morning breakfast, you will proceed to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park -Ruhija with your packed lunch for briefing about dos and don’ts before you enter the Impenetrable Bwindi. There is a lot of other forms of wildlife to get your eyes on besides the mountain gorillas that are the primary attraction in the park. You will have a life-changing moment in this thick forest as you watch these massive creatures do their daily activities. Coming face to face with our close cousins in the wild is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that you shouldn’t miss. Later in the afternoon, you will proceed with a transfer to Lake Bunyonyi. You will arrive in the late evening, visit this famous lake with several islands before heading to your booked accommodation for dinner and an overnight stay.
Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
DAY 03: TRANSFER TO LAKE MBURO NATIONAL PARK
Following an early morning breakfast, you will embark on your transfer to Lake Mburo National Park. Along the way, you will enjoy the beautiful sceneries of the gentle slopes, plantation and bird watching. You will arrive in time for lunch, have lunch at your hotel after checking in, head out for a boat cruise and an evening game drive. Lake Mburo National Park has more than 68 mammal species, including zebra, impala, topi, eland, bushbuck, buffalo, warthog, leopard, hyena and jackal. There are no elephants and lions in the park, which makes it an ideal place for walking safaris.
Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner
DAY 04: TRANSFER TO KAMPALA
Today following breakfast, your driver guide will pick you and embark on a transfer to Kampala city for your departure.
Meal plan: Breakfast & Lunch