Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda Tourism With Akiiki Gorilla Adventures

Welcome to Akiiki Gorilla Adventures: Your Gateway to Uganda's Natural Wonders! Embark on an extraordinary journey with us to discover the beauty and excitement of East Africa. From thrilling encounters with majestic mountain gorillas in Virunga ranges which include Bwindi Impenetrable forest National Park, Mgihanga Gorilla national park both in Southern Uganda and Volcanoes national park in Rwanda as well as virunga national park in Congo to the lush landscapes of Kibale Forest, our tours offer unparalleled experiences in the East African region's most captivating destinations. Whether you're a seasoned adventurer or a first-time traveler, let Akiikii Gorilla Adventures be your trusted guide to explore East Africa's rich wildlife, vibrant cultures, and breathtaking scenery. Start planning your unforgettable adventure today.

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Rwanda/Uganda Primates and Cultural Trip

7 days, 6 nights

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Trip Description

Explore the breathtaking landscapes and diverse wildlife of Rwanda on this unforgettable tour. Marvel at the misty beauty of the Track chimpanzees in Kibale National Park, and embark on a thrilling safari in Queen Elizabeth National Park, home to climbing lions, elephants, and more. Discover the cultural richness of local communities and immerse yourself in the warmth of Ugandan hospitality. Join us for an adventure of a lifetime in Rwanda and Western Uganda!

Day 1

Arrive in Kigali and transfer to the place of your residence. OVERNIGHT AT HOTEL CHEZLANDO

Day 2.

After breakfast, visit the Kigali genocide memorial museum and later transfer to Uganda via Katuna border. Have lunch in Kabale Town before proceeding to Bwindi impenetrable forest national Park. Check in at the place of your residence in time for a beautiful sunset over the Bwindi forest and the Kigezi hills and terraces. OVERNIGHT AT AGANDI LODGE.

Day 3

GORILLA TRACKING. You will have an early breakfast and after drive to the briefing point which is about ten minutes, you will be allocated a group after the briefing. The ranger guides will take you to the gorillas. You will have a picnic lunch after tracking and later head back to the lodge for an overnight. OVERNIGHT AT AGANDI LODGE.

Day 4

You will have a lazy morning before checking out. Later head to Kisoro. This is a very scenic drive, it takes you through the winding roads with views of the Virunga mountains, the eight Volcanoes. You will have a picnic lunch along the way before checking in at the place of your residence for a relaxed evening. OVERNIGHT AT LAKE MULEHE LODGE.

Day 5

Golden monkey tracking. You will drive to the Mgahinga park headquarters for a briefing and after go for tracking with the ranger guides. Then after you will head back to the lodge for a quiet evening and an overnight. OVERNIGHT AT LAKE MULEHE LODGE

Day 6

You will get up early and go for the Batwa trail, this will take you to see the original home of the BATWA, a Pygmy tribe before they were resettled from the park and integrated into the communities. Then after you will head back to the lodge in time for the Sunset and a quiet evening. OVERNIGHT AT LAKE MULEHE LODGE.

Day 7

A relaxed breakfast, then after check out of the lodge and head back to Kigali via Kyanika border and Musanze town(the cleanest town in East Africa). Lunch in Kigali and after visit the Kimironko Market before heading to the airport for your flight back home.

End of the tour

Destinations


  • Arrival in Kigali

    Arrival day

  • Genocide Memorial Museum

    Half day

  • Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

    Half day drive

  • Gorilla tracking

    Full day

  • Golden Monkey Tracking

    Half day activity

  • Batwa trail

    Optional

Uganda Trip with Gorillas and wildlife

11 days, 10 nights

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Trip Description

Explore the breathtaking landscapes and diverse wildlife of Western Uganda on this unforgettable tour. Marvel at the misty beauty of the Rwenzori Mountains, track chimpanzees in Kibale National Park, and embark on a thrilling safari in Queen Elizabeth National Park, home to lions, elephants, and more. Discover the cultural richness of local communities and immerse yourself in the warmth of Ugandan hospitality. Join us for an adventure of a lifetime in Western Uganda!

Day 1

Arrive at Entebbe international airport and check in your hotel. The company representative will pick you from the airport and take you to the place of your residence which is about five minutes from the airport. OVERNIGHT AT BOMA HOTEL.

Day 2

Transfer to Murchision falls national Park, stop at Ziwa Rhino sanctuary for Rhino tracking and lunch then proceed to Murchision falls, visit the top of the waterfalls before heading to your lodge for an overnight. OVERNIGHT AT PAKUBA SAFARI LODGE.

Day 3

Early breakfast and after proceed to the park for a game drive and after head back to the lodge for lunch. In the afternoon take a boat cruise on the nile river to the bottom of the murchison waterfalls. There's a lot of wildlife on this cruise like Hippos, Crocodiles, Elephants, sometimes Giraffes and a lot of different bird species. After the boat cruise you will drive back to the lodge. OVERNIGHT AT PAKUBA SAFARI LODGE.

Day 4

Check out of your lodge and drive to Kibale forest national Park through the Great escarpment with views of lake Albert and typical African villages. This is a five hour drive but on good roads. Stop for lunch in Fortportal, the tourism capital of Uganda. After head to the lodge for an overnight. OVERNIGHT AT CHIMPANZEES GUEST LODGE.

Day 5

Early breakfast and after go for Chimpanzee tracking. This day is for interacting with our closest cousins, the Chimpanzees. In the afternoon go for a community tour where you will have a chance to visit the local medicine man, the banana beer making local factory and visit the local women group who specialise in basket weaving, You will also have a chance of visiting the coffee plantations on this tour. After head back to the lodge in time for dinner. OVERNIGHT AT CHIMPANZEE GUEST LODGE.

Day 6

Check out of your lodge and head to Queen Elizabeth national Park, this is a very scenic drive with views of the Rwenzori mountains. After lunch go for an afternoon boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel to see aquatic animals like Hippos and Crocodiles. And of course a lot of different bird species. Later head to the lodge for an overnight. OVERNIGHT AT BUSH LODGE.

Day 7

Go for an early game drive in the kasenyi plains, the northern part of Queen Elizabeth national Park in search for Lions, Leopards, Elephants, buffalos and a lot of other smaller wildlife. Then after head back to the lodge for lunch and later head back to Kasenyi plains for an evening game drive before heading back to the lodge for dinner. OVERNIGHT AT BUSH LODGE.

Day 8

Check out of the lodge and head to Ruhija, the Eastern sector of Queen Elizabeth national Park via Ishasha, the southern sector of Queen Elizabeth national Park in search of the famous tree climbing lions. You will have picnic lunch on this day along the way. This is a special drive as it takes you through two national parks, Queen Elizabeth and Bwindi impenetrable forest national Park. OVERNIGHT AT BAKIGA LODGE.

Day 9

Gorilla tracking. This is the highlight of the trip and it's a full day activity. You will have an early breakfast, then after head to the briefing point which is about 10minutes from the lodge. Then after the briefing you will be allocated a ranger guide to the you on a memorable adventure of visiting the so human like apes. You will have a picnic lunch after seeing the gorillas before heading back to the lodge. OVERNIGHT AT BAKIGA LODGE.

Day 10

Check out of the lodge and head to lake mburo national Park and do an evening game drive before checking into your lodge. This is a four to five hour drive on good roads. OVERNIGHT AT RWAKOBO ROCK LODGE.

Day 11

After breakfast, do a morning game drive as you exit the park and head back to Entebbe international airport for your Departure Flight. End of your trip in Uganda.

End of Tour

Destinations


  • Arrival at Entebbe Airport

    Check into Hotel

  • Ziwa Rhino sanctuary

    Half day

  • Murchision Falls National Park

    Full day

  • Kibale Forest National Park

    Full day

  • Queen Elizabeth National Park

    Half day drive

  • Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

    Half day

  • Lake Mburo National Park

    Half day

  • Depature

    Departure day

21 Days Gorillas and wildlife Trip

21 days, 20 nights

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Trip Description

Explore the breathtaking landscapes and diverse wildlife of Uganda on this unforgettable tour, from Sipi falls in the East to Kidepo Valley National Park in the North East, to Murchision falls, a park that bosts of the most Powerful Waterfalls in the world. Explore the Lush Tropical Rain forests of Kibale National Park as you embark on an unforgettable adventure to see our closest cousins in the animal Kingdom, the CHIMPANZEES.

Day 1

Arrive at Entebbe international airport. OVERNIGHT AT BOMA LODGE.

Day 2

Transfer to Jinja. Visit the source of river Nile, do a city tour. OVERNIGHT AT HAVEN LODGE.

Day 3

Transfer to Sipi. OVERNIGHT AT LACAM LODGE.

Day 4

Full day walk to the 3 waterfalls, end with a sundowner. OVERNIGHT AT LACAM LODGE.

Day 5

Transfer to Kidepo Valley national Park. OVERNIGHT AT SAVANNA LODGE.

Day 6

Full day game drive. OVERNIGHT AT SAVANNA LODGE.

Day 7

Morning walk with a ranger guide, afternoon game drive. OVERNIGHT AT SAVANNA LODGE.

Day 8

Transfer to Murchison falls national park. OVERNIGHT AT FORT MURCHISION.

Day 9

Morning game drive, afternoon boat cruise. OVERNIGHT AT FORT MURCHISION.

Day 10

Transfer to Kibale forest national park. OVERNIGHT AT CHIMPANZEE GUEST LODGE.

Day 11

Morning chimpanzee tracking, afternoon community walk. OVERNIGHT AT CHIMPANZEE GUEST LODGE.

Day 12

Morning walk to caves and the crator lakes. OVERNIGHT AT CHIMPANZEE GUEST LODGE.

Day 13

Transfer to Rwenzori mountains for a day hike and later proceed to Queen Elizabeth national Park. OVERNIGHT AT BUSH LODGE.

Day 14

Head to Ishasha in search of tree climbing lions. OVERNIGHT AT BUSH LODGE.

Day 15

Morning game drive in the kasenyi plains and afternoon boat cruise on the Kazinga Channel. OVERNIGHT AT BUSH LODGE.

Day 16

Transfer to Kisoro OVERNIGHT AT LAKE MULEHE LODGE.

Day 17

Optional activities (community walk, coffee tours). OVERNIGHT AT LAKE MULEHE LODGE.

Day 18

Gorilla tracking. OVERNIGHT AT LAKE MULEHE LODGE.

Day 19

Transfer to lake Bunyonyi, afternoon boat cruise. OVERNIGHT AT BIRDNEST.

Day 20

Transfer to lake mburo national park, late evening game drive. OVERNIGHT AT EAGLES NEST LODGE.

Day 21

Morning walk with a ranger guide, transfer back to Entebbe.(optional day room) End of the tour.

Destinations


  • Arrival at Entebbe Airport

    Arrival day

  • Jinja

    Half day drive

  • Sipi falls

    Fullday drive

  • Kidepo National Park

    Full day drive

  • Kibale Forest National Park

    Half day drive

  • Queen Elizabeth National Park

    Half day

  • Mgahinga Gorilla National Park

    Full day

  • Lake Bunyonyi

    Half day

  • Lake Mbulo National Park

    Half day

  • Depature

    Departure day

22 days of Gorillas and wildlife Trip

22 days, 21 nights

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Trip Description

Explore the breathtaking landscapes and diverse wildlife of Uganda on this unforgettable tour, from Sipi falls in the East to Kidepo Valley National Park in the North East, to Murchision falls, a park that bosts of the most Powerful Waterfalls in the world. Explore the Lush Tropical Rain forests of Kibale National Park as you embark on an unforgettable adventure to see our closest cousins in the animal Kingdom, the CHIMPANZEES. Head further West to Queen Elizabeth National Park to explore a Park that was named after the former Queen of England (Queen Elizabeth II), take a boat Cruise on the famous Kazinga Channel which has the biggest concetration of Hippos in the World. Take a game drive in Ishasha. The Southern sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park which is also famous for the tree climbing lions. Head furthet South west to Mgahinga Gorilla National Park to see the endangered Mountain Gorillas before heading to Lake Bunyonyi one of the most beautiful and most visited places in Uganda.

Day 1

Arrive at Entebbe international airport.

Day 2

Transfer to Jinja, visit the source of the Nile and do a Jinja city tour.

Day 3

Transfer to Sipi falls.

Day 4

Do a full day hike to the 3waterfalls and end the day with a sundowner.

Day 5

Transfer to Moroto, do a hike to mount Moroto.

Day 6

Visit the Karamoja homesteads and transfer to Kidepo valley national park.

Day 7

Full day game drive

Day 8

Hike in the park with a ranger guide, afternoon game drive.

Day 9

Transfer to Murchison falls national park.

Day 10

Morning game drive,. Afternoon boat cruise. Hike to the top of the waterfalls.

Day 11

Morning game drive, afternoon hike to the communities around the park.

Day 12

Transfer to Kibale forest national park.

Day 13

Morning chimpanzee tracking, afternoon bigodi wetland hike.

Day 14

Hike to the caves(mabere ga nyina mwiru) combined with the crator lakes hike, transfer to Rwenzori national park in the afternoon.

Day 15

Hike to the Rwenzori mountains, transfer to Queen Elizabeth in the afternoon.

Day 16

Morning game drive, afternoon boat cruise.

Day 17

Transfer to Bwindi via Ishasha to see tree climbing lions.

Day 19

Gorilla tracking

Day 20

Transfer to lake Bunyonyi, afternoon boat cruise, also hike to the Batwa(pygmies).

Day 21

Transfer to Lake mburo national park, late evening game drive.

Day 22

Morning hike in the park with ranger guide, transfer back to Entebbe.

End of Tour

Destinations


  • Arrival at Entebbe Airport

    Arrival day

  • Jinja

    Half day drive

  • Sipi falls

    Fullday drive

  • Mount Moroto

    Fullday drive

  • Kidepo National Park

    Full day drive

  • Murchision Falls National Park

    Full day drive

  • Kibale Forest National Park

    Half day drive

  • Queen Elizabeth National Park

    Half day

  • Mgahinga Gorilla National Park

    Full day

  • Lake Bunyonyi

    Half day

  • Lake Mbulo National Park

    Half day

  • Depature

    Departure day

8 Days Gorillas and wildlife Uganda Trip

8 days, 7 nights

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Trip Description

Explore the breathtaking landscapes and diverse wildlife of Uganda on this unforgettable tour. Visit Lake Mburo National Park in Western Uganda for an unforgettable nature walk, this takes you closer to the wildlife, do a game drive and take a sunset boat cruise to see aquatic wildlife. Visit Queen Elizabeth national Park, take a boat cruise on the famous Kazinga channel, visit the salt mines at Lake Katwe, take a game drive in the Kasenyi plains before heading to the southern Sector of the park which is also famous for tree climbing lions. Head further South West to the Bwindi Impenetrable forest which is also a home to half of the world's endangered mountain Gorillas for Gorilla Trekking.

Day 1

Arrival at Entebbe International Airport. Check in at airport guest House. Dinner and overnight.

Day 2

Drive to lake Mburo national park. On this day you will have an early breakfast and after drive to lake Mburo national park with a stop over at the Uganda equator for a photo moment. Then after proceed lake Mburo national park for an afternoon boat cruise to see aquatic animals like Hippos and crocodiles. After the boat you will do an evening game drive in search of Leopards, giraffes, buffaloes and a lot of other wildlife before checking in at Eagle's nest lodge. Dinner and overnight.

Day 3

Drive to Queen Elizabeth national park. This day you will have an early breakfast and go back to the park for another game drive before starting your journey to Queen Elizabeth national park. This Drive will take you through vast tea plantations where you will stop for a photo moment. You will then proceed to the lodge for lunch and after go for an evening game drive in search of Lions, leopards, Elephants, buffaloes, antelopes and a lot of other wildlife. Dinner and overnight at Bush Lodge.

Day 4

Early morning breakfast and after go back to the park for another game drive. After the game drive you will head back to the Lodge for lunch then go for an afternoon game drive on Kazinga channel. Kazinga chanel has the world's biggest hippo concentration. Dinner and overnight at Bush Lodge.

Day 5

Drive to Ishasha. On this day you will have an early morning breakfast, then after you will head to Maramagambo forest for Chimpanzee tracking. At the kalinzu visitor's center you will be allocated a guide to take you for Chimpanzee tracking. You will have a picnic lunch after tracking the after proceed to Ishasha, the southern sector of Queen Elizabeth national park. Ishasha is famous for the tree climbing Lions. You will do an evening game drive in search of tree climbing Lions then after proceed to the lodge. Dinner and an overnight at Ishasha jungle lodge.

Day 6

Drive to Bwindi. On this day you will have a leisurely breakfast, then after go back to the park for another morning game drive in search of Lions, leopards, hyenas, antelopes, buffaloes, Elephants and a lot of other wildlife. Then after you will embark on your journey to Bwindi impenetrable forest national Park, the home of the endangered mountain Gorillas. Dinner and overnight at Bakiga Lodge.

Day 7

Gorilla tracking. After breakfast you will check out of the lodge and go to the visitor's center where you will be allocated a group and a ranger guide to take you for Gorilla tracking. This is a full day activity therefore you will have a picnic lunch while tracking gorillas. After tracking you will proceed to lake Bunyonyi for an for relaxation. Lake Bunyonyi is one of the most visited places in Uganda and one of the most scenic places Uganda boasts of. If time allows you will do a sunset boat cruise with a boat guide for scenic viewing. Dinner and overnight at Overland camp.

Day 8

Drive back to Entebbe for your flight back home.

End of the trip.

Destinations


  • Arrival at Entebbe Airport

    Arrival day

  • Lake Mburo

    Half day

  • Queen Elizabeth National Park

    Half day

  • Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park

    Full day

  • Departure

    Departure Day

16 Days Uganda Trip

16 days, 15 nights

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Trip Description

Explore the breathtaking landscapes and diverse wildlife of Uganda on this unforgettable tour, from Sipi falls in the East to Kidepo Valley National Park in the North East, visit the Karamojong tribe, a semi premitive tribe, which is famous for having the most preserved culture in Uganda, experience the Karamojong dance and their way of life before heading further North to the Narus Valley in Kidepo Valley National Park, a park known for the biggest number of buffalos in the World. Visit Murchision falls National Park, a park that bosts of the most Powerful Waterfalls in the world. Explore the Lush Tropical Rain forests of Kibale National Park as you embark on an unforgettable adventure to see our closest cousins in the animal Kingdom, the CHIMPANZEES. Do Gorilla Trekking in Mgahinga Gorilla National Park, an experience and a memory that will last for a life time.

Day 1

Arrival at Entebbe International Airport. Check in at hotel Booma for dinner and an overnight.

Day 2

Drive to Sipi falls, This Drive will take you through part of Kampala city then Mabira forest. You will also cross the mighty nile River at the Jinja bridge. Stop for luch in Mbale Town before proceeding to Sipi falls. Check in at Rafik Lodge for dinner and an overnight.

Day 3

Get up early, have breakfast and after go for a walk to the three waterfalls. You will proceed to the coffee tour experience. With this tour you will experience and participate in processing coffee locally, from picking it in the plantations to the final stage and tasting. After a local lunch you will continue with the tour around the waterfalls and later go for the sunset at the Casa escarpment. Dinner and Overnight at Rafik Lodge.

Day 4

On this day you will have a leisurely breakfast before embarking on your journey to Kidepo valley national park. This Drive will take you through the Pian upe game reserve and the settlements of the semi primitive Karamojong tribe. You will stop for lunch in Kotido Town then after proceed on your journey through the lush Kaabong valley which is very scenic. Dinner and overnight at Savanna Lodge.

Day 5

Early morning breakfast then go for a game drive in search of Lions, leopards, cheetahs, Elephants, buffaloes, different antelope species(including the Eland, the biggest of the antelopes), zebras and a lot of other wildlife. After the game drive retreat to the Lodge for lunch and relaxation. Later go back for an evening game drive and the sunset. Dinner and overnight at Savanna Lodge.

Day 6

After breakfast you will drive to murchison falls national park. This Drive will take you through the Luo tribes, you will get to see a typical day in the rural uganda and the ways of life of the rural people. You will later check in at you Lodge for dinner and overnight. Dinner and overnight at Pakuba safari lodge.

Day 7

Have an early morning breakfast and after go for a game drive in search of Leopards, lions, giraffes, buffaloes, Elephants and a lot of other wildlife. You will have a picnic lunch and after go for a boat cruise on the mighty river nile in search of aquatic animals like Hippos, crocodiles, and different bird species. Overnight at Pakuba safari lodge.

Day 8

Drive to kibale national park. This Drive will take you through the Butiaba escarpment with beautiful views of Lake Albert and the fishing villages, you will stop for lunch in Fortportal tourism city. After you will Drive through vast tea plantations with views of the Rwenzori mountains on your way to the lodge. Overnight at Chimpanzee forest lodge.

Day 9

After breakfast you will proceed to Kanyancu visitor's center in Kibale national park for briefing. You will then be allocated a group and a guide to take you for Chimpanzee tracking. After tracking you will have a local lunch at Tinka's homestead then after go for a village tour to experience the way of the local people. This tour will take you to the local medicine man, the local banana beer factory, to the women group and you see how they weave baskets. After you will head back to the Lodge for dinner and an overnight.

Day 10

Have a lazy morning with a leisurely breakfast. Then after proceed to Queen Elizabeth national park, Check in at Bush Lodge and after go for an evening game drive in search of Lions, leopards, Elephants, buffaloes and a lot of other wildlife. Dinner and overnight at Bush Lodge.

Day 11

Have an early breakfast and later go for a morning game drive. You will return to the lodge after the game drive for lunch after then after take a boat cruise on the Kazinga channel. Kazinga channel has the biggest Hippo concentration in the whole world. After the boat you will retreat to the Lodge for dinner and an overnight. Dinner and overnight at Bush Lodge.

Day 12

You will have a leisurely breakfast on this day then after head to Ishasha, the southern sector of Queen Elizabeth national park. Ishasha is famous for the tree climbing Lions. You will check in at Jungle lodge and later go for an evening game drive in search of tree climbing Lions and other wildlife like Topis, hyenas, and a lot more. Dinner and overnight at Jungle lodge.

Day 13

Early morning game drive after breakfast, and after proceed to Kisoro. This is a long drive with very beautiful views of the Virunga mountains and the Kigezi Highland terraces. Dinner and overnight at travellers Inn Kisoro.

Day 14

Early morning breakfast and after go Ntebeko visitors centre for briefing. After briefing you will be allocated a group and a guide to take you for Gorilla tracking. This is a whole day activity. You will have a picnic lunch. Dinner and overnight at travellers Inn Kisoro.

Day 15

Drive back to Entebbe with stops at Igongo cultural hotel for a traditional lunch. And another stop at the Uganda equator for photo shoots. Dinner and overnight at booma Hotel.

Day 16

Take your flight back home.

End of the tour.

Destinations


  • Arrival at Entebbe Airport

    Arrival day

  • Sipi falls

    Half day

  • Kidepo Valley National Park

    Full day

  • Murchision Falls National Park

    Full day

  • Kibale Forest National Park

    Full day

  • Queen Elizabeth National Park

    Full day

  • Mgahinga Gorilla National Park

    Full day

  • Departure

    Departure day

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