Gorilla Adventure by Air

With the introduction of scheduled flights to Bwindi the home of the mighty Mountain Gorillas, Gorilla trekking has been made more easily accessible. There is a choice of flights between morning (8:30 hrs) and afternoon (12:30 hrs).

Safari tour package:
A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Price per person*:
$2136 - $3420
Includes internal flights:
No
Length of safari:
4 days
Best months:
All year
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Easy - Game drives, bush dinners
Safari type:
*Prices are estimates and used as guidelines only. Please contact the tour operator for an exact quote.
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Day 1: Entebbe-Bwindi
We will pick you up from your hotel in Kampala or Entebbe for your transfer to Entebbe International Airport to connect with your scheduled flight to Bwindi. You can choose to go with a morning flight or with the afternoon flight. As you fly you will enjoy the arial views of lake Victoria and the beautiful changing landscape.

Upon your arrival to either Kihihi or Kisoro airstrip depending on which gorilla group you are trekking, you will be transferred by road to you Lodge. Dinner and overnight stay at Mahogany Springs/Engagi Lodge
Meal plan: Lunch and Dinner

Day 2: Bwindi Gorilla trekking Adventure
Early breakfst, transfer to park headquarters ready for your gorilla trekking adventure which begins at 8:00 am with a briefing from the UWA staff. Ensure to carry along with you rain jacket, drinking water, picnic lunch.  The guides will lead you inside the jungle in this gorilla trekking adventure searching for the gorillas. The gorilla trekking adventure may take between 2 and 6 hours but its well worth the effort. Dinner and overnight Mahogany Springs / Engagi Lodge   Silverback gorilla

Optional activity this afternoon - that is if your trek ends early is the buhoma village walk.
The Buhoma Village Walk gives you a great opportunity to see how the people surrounding Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.  It also is a great way to support the local community in a direct way.
Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 3: Fly back to Entebbe
Transfer to the airstrip to catch your scheduled flight back to Entebbe.  You have 2 flight options returning from Bwindi, you may choose to catch up a morning flight at 1055 arriving Entebbe 1155 or with the afternoon flight departing Bwindi at 1405 arriving 1505 to Entebbe.
End of your Gorilla Adventure by air
Meal plan: Breakfast

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

  • Gorilla Forest Camp
  • Mahogany Springs
  • Engagi Lodge
  • Buhoma community rest camp

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Since: Aug 2012

Parks you will visit

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Animals you will see

African buffalo
African buffalo
Baboon
Baboon
Bushbaby
Bushbaby
Chimpanzee
Chimpanzee
Elephant
Elephant
Mountain gorilla
Mountain gorilla
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Activities you can do

Bird watching
Bird watching
Bush walks
Bush walks
Cultural / Tribal visits
Cultural / Tribal visits
Game drives
Game drives
Photography
Photography
Shopping/markets
Shopping/markets
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