End of Year Gorilla Trekking in Uganda and Rwanda

Explore End of Year Gorilla Trekking in Uganda and Rwanda .

Discover End of Year Gorilla Trekking in Uganda & Rwanda for the perfect New Year’s tour! .

Katona Tours organizes trips to Volcanoes & Mgahinga Park in December & August for the best environment to explore mountain gorillas in their habitat.

End of Year Gorilla Trekking plus Gorilla Treking with New Year Gorilla Tour by Katona Tours to Trek Mountain Gorillas in Uganda or Rwanda.

Annually, Katona Tours organizes end of Year or New Year group Tours in the following destinations.

Gorilla Tours to Volcanoes Park Rwanda or Mgahinga National Park and Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Uganda  respectively.

New Year Gorilla Tour

New year Gorilla Tours

Questions about End of Year Gorilla Trekking and New year Gorilla Tour

Travellers raise a lot of question about this package and both questions and answers follow;

When are the best months to see Gorillas in Uganda?
December through February and June through August are dry months therefore finest times to travel to Uganda.

Because they offer the best environment for trekking, the opportunity to view them is perfect.

And Monitoring the mountain gorillas in there natural habitant of Bwindi Forest and Mgahinga national park is excellent.

Note that there’s need to book your gorilla permits in advance since gorilla permits are on high demand.

New Year Gorilla Tour

New Year Gorilla Tour and End of Year Gorilla Trekking 2 Days

Best option is to fly into and out of Kigali International Airport Rwanda where our safari guide will meet you and proceed to Uganda

Apply for East Africa Tourist Visa to access Rwanda and Uganda.


Day 1 – Visit the Kigali Genocide Memorial then Transfer to Uganda

This Tour begins from either your booked Hotel in Kigali city, or on arrival at Kigali International Airport.

Pick up from the Airport is with arrival of either a morning or an afternoon flight.

On arrival with any of the above scheduled flights, our safari driver will meet you at the Airport.

First, you will visit Kigali city and transfer to Bwindi forest or Mgahinga Park for End of Year Gorilla Tracking.

While in Kigali you will tour the genocide memorial and in afternoon or evening connect to Bwindi Forest Uganda.

Both overnight and dinner will be at either Gahinga lodge or Bwindi lodge for up market.

Otherwise Luxury lodges are either Gorilla Heights Lodge or Kiho Lodge and Buhoma lodge.

Mid range option is either Bakiga Lodge or Rushaga Gorilla camp. Both Buhoma community and Bwindi view (budget)


2nd Day – End Of Year Gorilla Treking and Transfer back to Kigali Rwanda

Have an early breakfast and get ready for Gorilla trekking which begins at 8:00 am with a briefing from the UWA staff.

Ensure to carry along with you a rain jacket, drinking water, snacks, jungle boots, a jacket and wear water proof trousers.

Do not forget to take your lunch boxes and all the necessary gear to track the rare primates, perhaps one of the most exciting wildlife experiences on earth.

Exactly at 9 am, game rangers will lead you inside the jungle to see the shy Primates and Gorilla Treking exercise                     will take between 2 to 6 hours but it is well worth the effort.

Keep a distance of 5 meters away from the gorillas there by spending 1 hours of viewing or observation.

Taking of photos of New year gorilla tour is by a flash free camera and avoid taking photos when the gorillas have charged.

After the End of year gorilla trekking, you will drive back to Kigali Rwanda and drop you off at your preferred venue.

The New Year Gorilla Tour includes the following

Bwindi Primate SafariTransportation by a 4 wheel drive vehicle, Full board accommodation and One Gorilla permit per person to be secured immediately upon confirmation of the Tour.

Further more the package entails Kigali Genocide Memorial, Park entry fees, English speaking Driver or guide, Meals en route and Airport drop off.

However, the package excludes expenses of personal nature like: Visas, drinks, laundry, tips to local guides, telephone  bills and porter fee while trekking.

Other options for Uganda Tours and Rwanda Tours

Apart from End of year gorilla trekking, we also organize long group wildlife Tours and safaris to other Uganda parks and Rwanda National parks.

Uganda includes, Kibale Forest Park, or Queen Elizabeth National Park. It also includes Murchison falls National, Kidepo Valley National park and Lake Mburo park

On the other hand, Akagera National Park as well as Nyungwe Forest are situated in Rwanda.

Gorilla SafarisGuests participate in a wide range of activities for example Chimpanzee Tracking, Game viewing, Launch cruising and Canopy walk.

Lastly  and most importantly is Rhino Tracking, Water rafting, Mountain Hiking, Batwa trail, Canoeing, Nature walks and many others.

Packing list for Mountain Gorilla Treking Safari

There is a number of necessities to pack when preparing for the trekking exercise in order for it to be successful.

And these requirements for the trek include the following items;

Trekking boots, or water proof Trousers and Long sleeved shirts. Additionally is a rain coat and a jacket. A flash free camera is equally important and Insect repellents.

Further more is a Trekking stick which can be hired at either the park headquarters or Trekking point.

Bookings for End of Year Gorilla Trekking go through either at info@katonatours.com or jaquka@yahoo.com

And calls together with what’s app is on +256774161700



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