3 Days Gorilla Trekking Tour

Safari tour package:
A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Price per person*:
$850 - $900
Includes internal flights:
No
Length of safari:
3 days
Best months:
January - February, June - December
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Very Active - Trekking, mountain biking, kayaking
Safari type:
Camping safaris Camping
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This Gorilla trekking tour Uganda 3 days will take you to the Bwindi Impenetrable National Park a home for half the number of Mountain Gorillas remaining in the whole world (320) and the only Park in the whole world where mountain gorillas co-exist with Chimps. Enroute to Bwindi with stopover at the equator. It will be a long journey but rewarding.

Day 01: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National (590Km)

You will be met by our guide at your doorstep after breakfast, then depart from Entebbe by road and head south-West to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Have a stopover for some informative talk and photographic opportunity at the Equator and then continue to Mbarara for Lunch. Travel through the Switzerland of Uganda with rolling green hills through the highlands, with views of the Virunga volcanoes of Rwanda and the Congo. The road will then lead us to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, home of the mountain gorillas and you will sleep to the sounds of the mountain rainforest. Overnight at Buhoma Community Campsite.

Meal Plan: Lunch and Dinner

Drivetime: Approximately 9-10 hours

 

 

Day 02: Gorilla Trekking Day

Early morning, have a hearty breakfast to give you the energy needed for tracking gorillas, a reasonable degree of fitness is required for the Experience. With your packed lunch, you will report to the ranger station for registration and a talk by one of the rangers Before 8:00 am. You will trek through thick creepers and undergrowth with your guides to find the Gorillas, which trek can take from half an hour to 9 hours. The steeply forested landscape is incredibly dense but crisscrossed by numerous animal trails allowing access to tourists. Its amazing to sit, watch and photograph the gorillas in the forest among, listening to them marvel and grumble to each other. It is an extraordinary feeling being with these beautiful yet endangered Creatures. Overnight at Buhoma Community Campsite.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

 

 

Day 03: Departure

After an early morning breakfast, you will proceed to Kampala via Kabale, Mbarara, Masaka stopping at the equator for photography and simple experiments. We will have our lunch enroute before proceeding to Kampala then Entebbe International Airport for your next flight out.

 

 

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

  • Buhoma Community Campsite

Anstar Safaris

- We offer private/custom safaris
- We offer group tours/safaris
- Our main focus is: Mid-level safaris
- We book pre/post-safari attractions
T: 254 (0) 20 266 9580
Since: Aug 2013

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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