East Africa Gorilla & Safari Experience

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  • Safari
  • Wildlife
  • Explorer
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  • Booking Type Instant Booking
  • duration 16 days
  • tour type Group
  • max group size 6
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
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  • Starts Kigali, Rwanda
  • Ends Nairobi, Kenya
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Tour with Flexible Booking Policy
  • Change dates It is free to change your tour start date within 30 days of departure.
  • Choose a different tour Select a new tour run by the same tour operator within 30 days of departure.
HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Learn about Rwanda's somber past at the Genocide Memorial.
  • Look out for gorillas during guided treks.
  • Meet with scientists at the Karisoke Research Center.
  • Cruise the Kazinga Channel to view hippos and birds.
Starting in Kigali and ending in Nairobi, the tour East Africa Gorilla & Safari Experience is a guided explorer trip that takes 16 days. You will be touring through Masai Mara National Reserve, Nairobi, Volcanoes National Park and 5 other destinations in Uganda, Kenya and Rwanda. East Africa Gorilla & Safari Experience is a small group tour which will include accommodation, transport, meals and others. Please check the package includes section for more details.

Some of Africa’s greatest wildlife viewing comes together for 16 days of outstanding adventure in the wild. Trek into the Rwandan jungle for the rare opportunity to watch a gorilla family in its element, head out in search of playful chimpanzees in Uganda, and get immersed in the natural realm of elephants and rhinos in Kenya. Watching the world pass you by has never felt more freeing or profound.
CUSTOMER REVIEWS ABOUT G ADVENTURES
4.5 - Excellent
Based on 97 reviews
  • Anonymous
  • From Australia
  • On Jun 10 2019
5 - Excellent
Review for another G Adventures tour
“Incredible experience made a million times more memorable due to the warm, welcoming, new G-adventure family I had. Cannot fault the team.”
  • Rita
  • From Australia
  • On Oct 02 2018
4 - Very Good
Rita's review for another G Adventures tour
“Very Good”
  • Anna
  • From Ireland
  • On Jul 07 2018
5 - Excellent
Anna's review for another G Adventures tour
“Waterfalls, Geo-thermal baths, glaciers, lagoons, geysirs and glaciers. Iceland is a nature-lover's paradise. Very happy with the tour and highly recommend anyone to visit Iceland!”
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Kigali
  • Day 2: Kigali/Volcanoes National Park
  • Day 3: Volcanoes National Park
  • Day 4: Volcanoes National Park
  • Day 5: Volcanoes National Park/Queen Elizabeth National Park
  • Day 6: Queen Elizabeth National Park
  • Day 7: Queen Elizabeth National Park
  • Day 8: Queen Elizabeth National Park/Entebbe
  • Day 9: Entebbe/Nairobi
  • Day 10: Nairobi/Lake Nakuru National Park
  • Day 11: Lake Nakuru National Park
  • Day 12: Lake Nakuru National Park/Lake Naivasha
  • Day 13: Lake Naivasha/Masai Mara
  • Day 14: Masai Mara
  • Day 15: Masai Mara/Nairobi
  • Day 16: Nairobi
WHAT'S INCLUDED
Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge (13 nts), comfortable tented camps (2 nts).
Meals
  • 15 breakfasts, 13 lunches, 11 dinners
    Note: Allow USD180-235 for meals not included.
Transport
  • 7-seat 4x4 safari vehicle, walking, hiking, boat, plane
Staff & experts
  • CEO (Chief Experience Officer), local guides, experienced gorilla trackers, park rangers, certified driver/guide in Kenya.
Included activities
  • Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Nyamirambo Women's Centre, Community Walk, Kigali
  • Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Mountain Gorilla Conservation Experience, Volcanoes National Park
  • Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Gorilla Lecture, Volcanoes National Park
  • Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Kenya Wildlife Service Conservation Talk, Lake Nakuru National Park
  • Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Café Ubuntu and Ubuntu Made, Maai Mahiu
  • Your G for Good Moment: Nyamirambo Women's Centre, Local Lunch, Kigali
  • Your G for Good Moment: AidChild Equation Cafe & Gallery, Kayabwe
  • Your G for Good Moment: Café Ubuntu , Maai Mahiu
  • Arrival transfer
  • All national park entrance fees
  • Genocide memorial entrance
  • Guided mountain gorilla trek with permits
  • Golden monkey trek with permits
  • Guided chimpanzee trek with permits
  • Local village walk
  • Safari drives in Queen Elizabeth National Park
  • Wildlife boat cruise in Kazinga Channel
  • Visit to the Equator
  • Drum workshop
  • Entrances and wildlife safari drives in Masai Mara National Reserve, and Lake Nakuru National Park
  • Boat trip on Lake Naivasha and wildlife walk on Crescent Island
  • Internal flight
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to Kigali and from Nairobi are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this East Africa Gorilla & Safari Experience tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
Why Book with Bookmundi
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GOOD TO KNOW Download trip notes
CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this East Africa Gorilla & Safari Experience tour. You can cancel the tour up to 62 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 61 days of departure.

Payment

For any tour departures within 13 August 2021, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 13 August 2021, a deposit is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 61 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

East Africa Gorilla & Safari Experience tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.

Visa

For this East Africa Gorilla & Safari Experience tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are travelling to, as part of this itinerary.

Age Requirement

Minimum age of 15 years for this trip.

Does this trip suit me?
  • 1. Travel Style : National Geographic JourneysGreater exploration, insider access, and the freedom to roam – all without sacrificing comfort.
  • 2. Service Level : UpgradedQuality accommodations and more inclusions than on other G Adventures tours, like meals, private transport, and activities.
  • 3. Physical Grading : 4 - DemandingSome high-altitude hikes or more strenuous activities, but accessible to most healthy travellers.
  • 4. Trip Type : Small GroupGroup trips average 12 travellers per departure, depending on the adventure. The maximum is usually no more than 16, but some can be smaller or bigger, depending on the trip. Check individual trips for details.
COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • This tour has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s ‘Safe Travels’ stamp, which provides travellers with assurance that COVID-19 health and hygiene protocols have been adhered to.
  • This tour has been limited to a group size of 12 participants to protect against COVID-19. The tour will furthermore adhere to any local government restrictions on group sizes to ensure that everybody are kept safe.
  • Wearing a mask, hand washing and general sanitizing has been implemented on this tour. Frequently touched surfaces are regularly disinfected. Hygiene safety measures and distancing will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • Distancing measures have been implemented to safeguard against COVID-19.
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