UGANDA GORILLA SAFARI

A close distance with the mountain Gorilla

Safari tour package:
A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Price per person*:
$2884 - $3675
Includes internal flights:
No
Length of safari:
4 days
Best months:
All year
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Very Active - Trekking, mountain biking, kayaking
Safari type:
Cultural safaris Cultural
*Prices are estimates and used as guidelines only. Please contact the tour operator for an exact quote.
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Our 4 days Uganda gorilla safari,begins with a airport pick up by our experienced driver guide who will drop you at your booked hotel. The safari will start from Kampala to the south western part of the country to Bwindi Impenetrable National park the home to the world's endangered mountain gorillas with Uganda have the biggest population.

Day 1:  Entebbe – Kampala (depending on flight and request)

On your arrival at Entebbe International Airport in Uganda you will be welcomed by our representative and transferred for an overnight in Kampala.

Distance: 40km (1hour drive)

Medium range accommodation: cassia lodge /Africana (BB)

High range accommodation: Serena Kampala/ Commonwealth Resort (BB)

Day 2: - Kampala– Bwindi Impenetrable National Park 

After your breakfast, depart to Bwindi Impenetrable. National Park, on our way we pass the equator, famous for photos and experiment. Today transfer will depend on the location of the gorilla permits and road conditions. Accommodation will depend on the group of gorillas you will be tracking on Full Board.

 

Distance:  550 km (Buhoma- Ruhija-   NKuringo sector) about 10 hours drive.

Medium range accommodation: Buhoma Bandas/ Gorilla Mist/ Nkuringo camp (FB)

High range accommodation: / Mahogany spring / Buhoma lodge/ Chameleon Hill (FB)

Top end accommodation:  Gorilla Forest Camp/ Cloud lodge (on request)

Day 3: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park   

Today, the activity starts at 8am and you will follow the ranger guides in a group of maximum 8 people as you search for the habituated family of mountain gorillas, which was allocated according to the permits. Bwindi forest in Uganda has a population of about 370 gorillas, which is half the world population according to 2007 gorilla population surveys. It is not predictable the time you will spend to encounter the gorillas. Accommodation will depend on the group of gorillas you will be tracking on Full Board

 

Medium range accommodation: Buhoma Bandas/ Gorilla Mist/ Nkuringo camp (FB)

High range accommodation: / Mahogany spring / Buhoma lodge/ Chameleon Hill (FB)

Top end accommodation:  Gorilla Forest Camp/ Cloud lodge (on request)

 

Day 4: Bwindi National Park – Entebbe

Today, depart early morning back to Entebbe, depending on your flight schedule, transfer to the airport for your flight departure (due to long distance, we advise for late departure flight).

 

Distance:  590 km (about 10hours)

Note: Accommodations shall be based on client selection (high range, Medium or low budget. All lodges have self-contained rooms and are selected as per the interest of the client.

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

  • In Kampala
  • Medium range accommodation: cassia lodge /Africana (BB)
  • High range accommodation: Serena Kampala/ Commonwealth Resort (BB)
  • In Bwindi
  • Medium range accommodation: Buhoma Bandas/ Gorilla Mist/ Nkuringo camp (FB)
  • High range accommodation: / Mahogany spring / Buhoma lodge/ Chameleon Hill (FB)
  • Top end accommodation: Gorilla Forest Camp/ Cloud lodge (on request)

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Lionking Safaris Limited

- We offer private/custom safaris
- We offer group tours/safaris
- Our main focus is: Mid-level safaris
- We book pre/post-safari attractions
T: +256-200-902989
Since: Aug 2014

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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