Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park Uganda is home to about half the world's population of the endangered Mountain Gorillas.Journey through the grasslands of Ankole(famous for its long horned cattle), and the beautiful scenery sighting to Bwindi National Park in Southwestern Uganda, and experience the amazing adventure of Gorilla Trekking.

Safari tour package:
A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Price per person*:
$600 - $640
Includes internal flights:
Length of safari:
3 days
Best months:
All year
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Very Active - Trekking, mountain biking, kayaking
Safari type:
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Safari Overview:
• Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park
• Enjoy the amazing Gorilla Trekking Experience
• Return to Kampala/Departure

Day 1: Kampala – Bwindi Impenetrable Gorilla forest
Your safari guide will meet you and set off for Bwindi impenetrable National park. This scenic drive takes a min of 8 hours and the drive takes you through the grasslands of Ankole, famous for its long horned cattle. Continue through the highlands of Kigezi with their beautifully terraced hills usually referred to as Switzerland of Africa.
Here you will have lunch break and opportunity to stretch your legs. Continue with the journey through beautiful scenery sighting the volcanic Virunga Mountains on a clear day. Arrive in Bwindi National Park in the evening. This park is the home of the rare mountain gorillas. There are also a wide variety of primates to see including the blue and red tailed monkeys in this dense green forest. You take an early sleep to be able to wake up early the following day for your expedition.

– Chameleon Hill Lodge
– Gorilla Mist camp
*Meal Plan: Full Board (lunch & dinner)
*Travel Time: 9-11 hrs

Day 2: Gorilla Tracking in Bwindi Gorilla Forest
Very early in the morning after an early breakfast and guides and guides briefing, set off for your Gorilla tracking activity in the forests of Bwindi. Gorilla tracking can be strenuous, you will need to carry a packed lunch, drinking water, wear comfortable boots or jungle shoes suitable for steep muddy slopes, put on ear plugs for those who feel uncomfortable with jungle sounds and take a rain jacket. Walking sticks will be made available for those that require one by the park rangers. Return to the camp exhilarated to retrieve the encounter with friends over a drink.

– Chameleon Hill Lodge
– Gorilla Mist camp
*Meal Plan: Full Board (Breakfast, lunch & dinner)
*Trekking Time: Unpredictable

Day 3: Departure
After breakfast, we will depart for Lunch en route. A stopover is made at the Equator for photography. Later, transfer to your hotel OR Airport for flight back home.

*Meal Plan: Half Board (Breakfast & lunch)
*Travel Time: 9-10 hrs.

PER PERSON sharing in Double/Twin Room
Based on Chameleon Hill Lodge USD 640 PER PERSON
Based on Gorilla mist Lodge USD 600 PER PERSON

– Gorilla permit: USD 450 each per person – Low season (April, May & November)
– Gorilla permit: USD 600 each per person – Rest of the Year

Quoted price includes;
• The cost of all ground transportation and Fuel
• Full time safari guide and his associated expenses
• Accommodation and meals as per itinerary
• But it excludes; Gorilla permits, Flights, Visa fees, Airport taxes, Items of personal nature like Laundry, bar bills, Beverages, tipping and any extra expenses not included above.







Listed below are hotels/lodges/resorts that the safari tour operator can accomodate for you.

  • CHAMELEON HILL LODGE: Situated between Mgahinga and Bwindi National parks and Kisoro, on the shores of Lake Mutanda - you will find a place full of inspiration and enjoyment called Chameleon Hill. Located on the shores of one of East Africa’s most beautiful lakes – Lake Mutanda, you will enjoy spectacular views across the lake with its islands and surrounding hills. In the backdrop the Virunga Volcanoes greet you. You have arrived…Chameleon Hill and its breathtaking surrounding scenery offer a variety of different activities and the perfect combination of relaxation and adventure. Take your time, sit back and relax in an environment, which you have never seen before.Our friendly staff will take care of your delicious food, and all the tiny details that shall ensure that you have a pleasurable stay at Chameleon Hill.The rustic, but sensitively handled, interior speaks of light – creating a feeling of “wowness”.Further important aspects in the design of the lodge are colors and mosaics. A sense of arrival, an unforgettable experience, feeling nature in the finishes, interior and exterior, natural ventilation and lots more awaits the traveler…
  • GORILLA MIST CAMP: The unique Luxury Camp for upper class visitors welcomes you with the breath taking scenery of the forest. It’s a home away from home, very quiet environment, you are only entertained by different melodies of birds. The atmosphere is very charming and friendly. If you are lucky you will get a surprise visit by the mountain gorillas! Accommodation at the Gorilla Mist Camp is provided in clean well maintained rooms. All the accommodation has electric lighting installed. There are several leveled terraces for those with their own equipment to camp. Cold beers and sodas are available with local produce used to provide visitors meals.The Camp has been carefully designed to blend the natural environment which provides luxury hospitality to all guests. The tents are well equipped with comfortable beds and furniture. All beds are designed purposely to ensure your comfort.

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