On this tour you will visit Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in the South western Uganda for great encounters with the Mountain Gorillas.
On arrival at Entebbe airport, you will be welcomed by our guide and transfer to your hotel in Kampala.
Day 1: Kampala – Drive to Bwindi
After your breakfast in the morning, pack your luggage and embark our Safari jeep. The journey to Bwindi starts via Kampala- Masaka- Mbarara road.
En route stop over at the equator is included for brief explanation, photos and snacks plus buying of some crafts and souvenirs sold around.
After that session, continue with the journey to the Park, lunch is provided in Mbarara town.
Thereafter, proceed to Bwindi where you will arrive in the late afternoon. Check in for relaxation, diner and overnight stay. Accommodation Options include: Budget: Ruhija Gorilla friends’ camp/Rushaga Gorilla Camp, Midrange: Gorilla Mist Camp/Silver back lodge, Luxury: Mahogany springs/Chameleon Hill/Buhoma lodge
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking – Bwindi Forest
Have early morning breakfast. After drive to the starting point where you will be briefed by the park officials about how to behave in the jungles.
You will be divided into groups of 8 people since each gorilla family is allowed to be visited by one group of eight people per day.
After briefing, each group is assigned to park rangers for the journey heading to the Jungle following the permanently established routes in search of these apes.
After locating these apes in the Jungles you are allowed to stay in their presence for only one hour while seeing them playing, feeding, laughing plus taking photos and videos of them.
After the one hour experience return to the Park offices for Gorilla trekking certificate award and then after return to the lodge for relaxation or visit the Batwa people in their local communities.
Day 3: Visit Lake Bunyonyi – Drive to Kampala – Departure
After your overnight stay in Bwindi check out for amazing local boat ride along waters of Lake Bunyonyi. Later start your journey back to Kampala passing through rolling hills with terraces.
This journey is characterized with en route viewing of the lush vegetation of different areas you will go through.
Lunch is provided in Mbarara and then after lunch you continue to Kampala arriving late afternoon.
Our guide will drop you to the hotel or at the airport for your flight back home. End of Safari.
- Gorilla permit at 700 USD.
- Airport Pick up
- Ground transportation.
- English speaking driver guide.
- Drinking water
- Tipping Fees.
- International flights
- Extra activities not included in the itinerary