3-days Uganda - Gorilla Tracking via Kigali

From Kigali to Bwindi forest


Our 3-day tour to see the mountain gorillas in Uganda is perfect for those short on time but eager to encounter these rare primates in their natural habitat. This short adventure is also easy to combine with a safari tour in any of our other destinations in East Africa.

  • Transfers from and to Kigali
  • Gorilla permit Uganda included!
  • Stunning views from lodge!
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Rates 2020 : January - June

Persons     Price per person    


1 $1790  
2 $1390  
3 $1290  
4 $1230  


Rates 2020 : July - December

Persons     Price per person    


1 $1890  
2 $1490  
3 $1390  
4 $1330  


Rates 2021 : January - December

Persons     Price per person    


1 $1890  
2 $1490  
3 $1390  
4 $1330  


Single Supplement
A single supplement costs US$ 90 and is excluded from the rates above.

Optional upgrade: Luxury Cottage
The spacious Luxury Cottages at Mutanda Lake Resort boast the best views of the lake and the volcanoes. From the comfort of your private veranda you can enjoy the seclusion and tranquility of this beautiful spot on the lake. Upgrade is available at an additional cost of USD 40 per person per night.

Since this is a private tour, departure can be organised for anytime throughout the year subject to the availability of accommodation and transport.

Trip tip!
You can get an East-African Visa in advance which will allow you multiple entries to both Rwanda and Uganda. The cost of the visa is USD 100 per person, compared to USD 50 per person for a single entry visa.


Did we hit all the items on your travel bucket list for Uganda?
If not, don’t worry. We specialize in tailor-made tours and can customize this program to create your dream trip. Get in touch with your personal Travel Consultant to create your personalized program.

Don't want the fun to end?
Why not combine this tour with a beach holiday in Zanzibar or spend a few days in the tropical paradise that is the Kenyan coast? We take care of everything from flights to transfers and accommodation so that you can relax and enjoy your holiday. Explore our other destinations or speak with your personal Travel Consultant for some expert advice on suitable combinations.


Terms and conditions

Tour packages includes:

  • Transfer from Kigali (Rwanda) to Mutanda Lake resort;
  • Transfer from lodge to gorilla tracking and back;
  • Transfer from lodge back to Kigali (Rwanda);
  • Accommodation at Mutanda Lake resort on Full Board. (2x breakfast, 2x lunch, 2x dinner)
  • Park entrance fees for Bwindi
  • Gorilla permit Uganda (US$ 600 January - June / US$ 700 July - December). 


  • International air fares; 
  • East African visa or entry visas to Uganda and Rwanda; 
  • A porter for during the gorilla tracking (someone who carries your daypack);
  • Tips and gratuities to rangers, driver/guide, porter, hotel staff, etc;
  • All expenses of personal nature (e.g. drinks, laundry, optional activities, souvenirs etc.).

When you book your trip with Matoke Tours – to any of our destinations – Matoke Tours will donate US$ 5 per person to our unique Omutti project. With this donation, you fly climate neutral to Africa! 

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The bookings with the lodge mentioned in the itinerary depend on availability. Reservations will only be made after your booking. In case the mentioned hotels are not available during the requested period, we will do our utmost to book a hotel in the same class for you (of course we will only do this after consulting you).

It is not possible to ‘reserve’ gorilla tracking permits. Therefore we can only buy them after your booking and down-payment.

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3 day tour from Kigali to Bwindi Comfort