4 Day Gorilla Trekking Safari

Amazing and exciting trip you don't want to miss!

Safari tour package:
A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Price per person*:
$1286 - $1478
Includes internal flights:
Length of safari:
4 days
Best months:
All year
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Easy - Game drives, bush dinners
Safari type:
Self-drive safaris Self-drive
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This trip covers Bwindi impenetrable National Park where you will find the famous mountain gorillas.

Day 1:  Kampala – Bwindi
Your guide will pick you up from your accommodation and drive from Kampala heading southwest via the Kampala Masaka Mbarara highroad.  Have a stop at Nabusanke to take some photos at the equator crossing and later have lunch for in Mbarara you will drive on to Bwindi National Park .This park is home to the internationally renowned endangered mountain gorillas a unique feature for the tourism industry of Uganda. Bwindi National Park plus Mgahinga National Park together with the Volcanoes Park in Rwanda and the Virunga Volcanoes of Congo home to the world’s surviving endangered mountain gorillas. Dine and slumber at Traveler's rest camp.

Day 2: Mountain gorilla tracking
After an early breakfast, go to the headquarters of the park with a packed where you will be briefed about the gorilla trekking in the impenetrable forests. You will be allowed to spend an hour in the presence of the gorillas after trekking for about 3 to 5 hours. In case you still have some energy you will have a cultural experience with the Batwa community. You will see several souvenir shops, schools, churches and drinking joints. other option include taking the Munyanja river trail, to see the stunning waterfalls plus the great profusion of birdlife or take the Muzabajiro or Ruhija trails to see the forest plus the  grassland adopted bird species in addition to various primates. Dine and slumber at Traveler's  rest Camp.

Day 3: Lake Bunyonyi
In the morning after a hefty breakfast you will depart from this mountain gorillas sanctuary and drive to Lake Bunyonyi which is another primary tourist stopover which is outstandingly very marvelous. Bunyonyi is a local word for “small birds” in reference to the several birds that live around here making it a favorite destination for birders. You will be able to see several small islands among other highlights here. On arrival you will have a canoe ride you will see the various small islands such as Bwama Island also a wonderful destination for birders. Alternatively you could take a nature walk which will help you to appreciate a great diversity of small birds here. Dine and overnight at the Bunyonyi Overland Camp .

Day 4: Kampala
After breakfast walk towards the northern end of Lake Bunyonyi to the stunning Ruvuma swamp, one of the finest destinations to appreciate birds like the papyrus yellow warbler.  In the afternoon head back to Kampala where this trip will end.



  • All meals as per itinerary
  • Pick up from airport
  • Park entries if any
  • Toyota 4x4 van
  • Bottle of water
  • Accommodation in hotel/Tented camps/Lodge
  • Transport  to and back to airport
  • Driver guide


  • Tips
  • Rain jackets, hand cloves
  • Visa
  • International air ticket
  • Personal needs

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

  • Traveller's Rest Camp
  • www.naturelodges.biz/travellers-rest/rooms-and-prices/
  • Lake Bunyonyi Overland Resort
  • www.bunyonyioverland.com/

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