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A combined Rwanda Uganda trip

A combined Rwanda Uganda trip

Combining a trip to Rwanda and Uganda offers a unique and well-rounded East African experience, providing travelers with a diverse range of attractions, activities, and landscapes. Both countries have similarities and uniqueness when it comes to touristic attractions. A combined Rwanda Uganda trip will give you a complete experience as you go day by day, connecting with people, visiting attractions as well as relaxing as you connect with the real nature of East Africa.

Here are some reasons why combining Rwanda and Uganda in one trip can be a rewarding experience:

Gorilla Trekking: The gorillas are closest primates to human beings, said to be sharing 98% of their DNA; gorillas are found in both Rwanda and Uganda, the only place that accommodates them in the whole world. Gorilla trekking is a once in a lifetime experience as you will be able to meet these majestic creatures in their natural bedding and enjoy their company as you will sit down and observe how they eat, play and care for their young as human beings do. With a combined Rwanda Uganda trip, you will have an opportunity to see gorillas in different national Parks, namely, Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda and Bwindi Impenetrable National park in Uganda.

A gorilla in the Volcanoes

Cultural Diversity is another concept to enjoy on your Rwanda Uganda combined trip. Each country has a distinct culture, history, and traditions. Exploring the cities and towns of both Rwanda and Uganda provides a rich cultural experience. You can visit museums, markets, and local communities to gain insights into the unique heritage of each nation. Engaging in some daily activities down in communities will give you a complete experience as you will connect with locals and observe how they earn their living on a daily basis by working on their farms, making some materials and selling products in unique and archaic models. Visiting community projects, participating in cultural activities, and interacting with locals provide a more comprehensive understanding of the region.

walking in kigali

Wildlife Safaris: Uganda and Rwanda are home to diverse wildlife beyond gorillas. Queen Elizabeth National Park in Uganda and Akagera National Park in Rwanda offer excellent opportunities for game drives to see lions, elephants, and various other species. This adds a different dimension to your wildlife experience compared to the gorilla-focused activities. Both day and night game drives are offered in Akagera National Park and Murchison Falls National Park in Uganda to give you a complete experience of the wild life encounter.

Scenic Landscapes: The landscapes in both countries vary from volcanic mountains and dense rainforests to serene lakeshores. By combining the two destinations, you get to witness a range of stunning natural environments, from Rwanda also known as the country of a thousand hills with its hills, valleys and high mountain like the massive Volcanoes to the impenetrable Bwindi rain forest in Uganda with landscapes dominating the country, you will enjoy an amazing view of the both countries as you go city to city, town to countryside on you combined Rwanda Uganda trip. Remember to bring a very good camera to help you take pictures of the good moments.

Adventurous activities: For travelers who like adventure will be able to do some adventurous activities when on their combined Uganda Rwanda tour. Uganda provides more of the adventure like the white water rafting, bungee jumping and quad biking provide a good experience at Jinja on the Nile river known as the adventure capital of East Africa. This is contrary to the Rwanda side which has more serene experiences.

Ease of Travel: On a combined Rwanda Uganda trip, you are able to visit both countries as both countries share a border and crossing with a car is easy. It is also worth noting that you can be able to visit both countries by just buying one East African single tourist visa. Both countries have experienced professional tour guides who are able to handle trips in each country.

By combining Rwanda and Uganda, you can create a well-balanced itinerary that caters to various interests, whether it be wildlife, culture, adventure, or scenic beauty. It’s a chance to enjoy the best of what East Africa has to offer in a single trip. To be able to have a well-designed combined Rwanda Uganda tour, you need to work with a professional tour operator who will help you to prepare a trip itinerary that takes into account your interests, time and budget. Unique Rwanda Vacation Experts with over a decade experience in organizing trips in East Africa will help to prepare a memorable experience from the designing of itinerary, booking activities and accommodation as well as offering transportation into their well-maintained customized 4×4 safaris cars. Please send us a booking and we do the rest of the work.

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