4 Day Gorilla Tracking Package

Safari tour package:
A set-date, set-itinerary, group safari
Price per person*:
$1282 - $2017
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:
Birding safaris Birding
*Prices are estimates and used as guidelines only. Please contact the tour operator for an exact quote.
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Experience the true wonder of a Gorilla Safari in Uganda where you will walk through the magical forests and, if you are lucky, spend some time with these magnificent gorillas!

Highlights: Lake Mburo National Park, Boat ride at Lake Mburo, Bwindi Forest National Park, Gorilla Trekking

Day 1: Kampala to Lake Mburo National Park

In the morning, you will be met and collected from your area of residence/hotel in Kampala and drive south westwards, stopping at the Mpigi Drum Makers where we will watch the ceremonial drums being crafted using methods passed down through generations. This will be followed by a stop at the Equator to take photographs. Passing through papyrus swamps, tracts of tropical rainforests and the rolling plains of Ankole, we continue on to Lake Mburo National Park, the only park in the country with an entire lake from which it derives its name. In the afternoon enjoy a boat ride viewing a diversity of animal and plant species: crocodiles, hippos and birds including pelicans, Black Crake and heron.

Accommodation:    Mantana Tented Camp or similar
Meals:
Dinner:    At Mantana Tented Camp or similar


Day 2: Lake Mburo – Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park    

After an early morning game drive we depart for Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. The park derives its name from its thick vegetation with an immense variety of evergreen trees, festooned with lianas, epiphytes, which reach great heights in their search for sunlight and is known to host half of the world’s population of mountain gorillas. 

Accommodation:    Silverback Lodge or similar
Meals:
Breakfast:    At Mantana Tented Camp or similar
Lunch:    Lunch pack from Mantana Tented Camp or similar
Dinner:     At Silverback Lodge or similar


Day 3: GORILLAS!    

Enter the forest at dawn and enjoy the beauty and freshness of the jungle, home to more than half off the world’s mountain gorillas. After a short briefing by the guides, proceed through the dense bush for the trek to view these magnificent, endangered animals.

Accommodation:    Silverback Lodge or similar

Meals:
Breakfast:    At Silverback Lodge or similar
Lunch:    Lunch pack from Silverback Lodge or similar
Dinner:     At Silverback Lodge or similar


Day 4: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest NP to Kampala.    

After breakfast, we depart Bwindi and head back to Kampala, arriving in the evening.

Meals:
Breakfast:    At Silverback Lodge or similar
Lunch:    Lunch pack from Silverback Lodge or similar

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

  • Mantana Tented Camp or similar
  • Silverback Lodge or similar

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Jenman Safaris

- We offer private/custom safaris
- We offer group tours/safaris
- Our main focus is: Luxury safaris
- We book international flights
- We book pre/post-safari attractions
T: 27 21 6837826
Since: Mar 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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