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Duration
4 Days
From$ 1,570
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Overview

Enjoy This 4 days Uganda Gorilla Experience in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and come face to face with the massive giants of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park as you embark on gorilla trekking in the thick jungles of Bwindi. Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is located in the south western part of Uganda covering an area of 321 km2 and is a UNESCO World Heritage site. The forest lies at an altitude between 1160 m -2607 m above sea level and is famous for being home to over 300 mountain gorillas.

Bwindi Gorilla Experience
Bwindi Gorilla Experience
Bwindi Gorilla Experience

Itinerary

Day 1
Entebbe / Kampala

Arrival in Entebbe


Arrival in Entebbe


Upon arrival at Entebbe International Airport, you will receive a welcome from our representative / your tour and driver guide who will then transfer you to a hotel within Entebbe. Whilst at the hotel, you will be briefed about the tour and the next day’s travel schedule

Overnight in Entebbe

Day 2
Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park


Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

After a very early morning breakfast, our tour and driver guide will pick you up for a departure journey to Bwindi – South West of Uganda. The genesis of our journey will see us through Central Uganda where we will have a short stop at the Equator en-route before our arrival in Mbarara in time for lunch at the Igongo Cultural Museum. After lunch, we will then continue south west through Kabale (also called the “Switzerland of Africa”), hills with cultivated terraces, mountains and a forest. On the last hill, there un folds the beautiful views of the virunga volcanoes of Uganda, Rwanda and Congo. At this point, we are just a short distance away from Kisoro, where we will stay.

For a trek in Bwindi North, we will travel through Rukungiri District passing villages, cultivated farms, hills before we reach in Buhoma Bwindi.

Driving time: +/- 9 hours

Overnight in Kisoro

Day 3
Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Gorilla tracking


Gorilla tracking

The day of Gorilla tracking!! In the early morning, you will report to the Uganda Wildlife Authority Offices of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest for pre-briefing before you start the trek. In groups of eight and under the guidance of an experienced wildlife ranger, you will go looking for the “Gentle Giants”. The guides will take you to the place where the Gorillas where seen the day before and follow the trail to the place where they spent the previous night! You will then follow the trail of broken branches and droppings to where the Gorillas are. Enjoy the unforgettable and emotional experience of your life as you come face to face with these Gentle Giants!!! You will spend a maximum of 1 hour with the Gorillas. All visitors are expected back to the starting point by 7:00 PM. Being physically fit is recommended.

Overnight in Kisoro

 

4
Entebbe / Kampala

To Entebbe and departure


To Entebbe and departure

Embark early on a departure journey back to Entebbe. We will have lunch in Mbarara town and again a short stop at the Equator for photo shoots, buying souvenirs / gifts and have tea or coffee. We will then bring you directly to Entebbe International Airport for your onward flight home.

Driving time: +/- 9 hours

End of Safari
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Inclusions

  • Accommodation
  • Gorilla Permits  
  • Chimpanzee Tracking Permits
  • Park Entrance fees  
  • Community fee
  • UWA fees
  • Boat Cruise fees
  • Vehicle Hire
  • Fuel for entire Trip
  • Service fee

Exclusions

  • International flight tickets
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Tips (tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
  • Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees