EXPERIENCE THE WORLD'S REMAINING MOUNTAIN GORILLAS IN BWINDI IMPENETRABLE FOREST WITH AN OPPORTUNITY TO SEE 10 OTHER SPECIES .

A Gorilla Trek within the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest is a highlight of all visits done in Uganda and certainly mountain gorillas are the major reason as to why very many people visit Uganda. Apart from being home to 10 habituated gorilla groups,Africa’s richest forest has a fascinating list of species which include 350 birds,310 butterflies,51 reptiles,51 reptiles and 120 mammals with several primates among them These include Black and White colobus,Blue Monkeys,Chimpanzees,Grey-cheeked Manga bey and the hostel's Monkey. Out side the forest, community walks provides a greater experience of the lives of the Bakiga and Batwa(pygmy) peoples living beside the forest.

Safari tour package:
A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Price per person*:
$1210 - $2217
Includes internal flights:
Yes
Length of safari:
3 days
Best months:
All year
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Not specified
Activity level:
Moderate - Game walks, Cultural visits
Safari type:
Camping safaris Camping Birding safaris Birding Boating safaris Boating
*Prices are estimates and used as guidelines only. Please contact the tour operator for an exact quote.
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Day 1: Depart Kampala for Bwindi


Day 2: Trekking Mountain Gorillas in Bwindi NP

Day 3: Bwindi Gorilla Forest – Kampala

END OF THE 3 DAY UGANDA SAFARI

3 Days Bwindi Gorilla Tour

DETAILED ITINERARY FOR BWINDI GORILLA SAFARI

Day 1: Depart Kampala for Bwindi
Depart from Kampala at 7:00am and head towards south western Uganda. This long safari on a partly smooth partly gravel road takes approximately 9 hours. A brief stop over at the Equator line crossing area allows you to get time for photographs, refreshments as well a visit to the craft shops. You will proceed in the comfort of the vehicle allowing stunning views of grazing long horned Ankole cattle, the Ankole rolling hills, terraced landscapes and the beautiful sceneries of Kigezi highlands .
We’ll have a break at Igongo cultural centre for a brief Ankole culture talk and experience a few minutes to Mbarara town for lunch. We’ll continue onto Bwindi Impenetrable National Park tourism centre arriving late evening. Overnight at lodge of your choice)

Day 2: Trekking Mountain Gorillas in Bwindi NP
After breakfast and briefing by park ranger guides, depart with packed lunch boxes for the Mountain gorillas trek that takes between 30 minutes- 8 hours hiking up and down slippery slopes with dense mist covered vegetation. This strenuous quest will eventually bring you to the face of one of the most sought after creatures;the Mountain gorilla . After a full hour with them while observing and learning their behavior as you take photos, return to the Camp for Lunch) dinner and overnight.

Day 3: Bwindi Gorilla Forest – Kampala
After breakfast, transfer to Kampala through the magnificent scenery of Kabale, arriving in Mbarara in time for lunch at an agreed hotel. Later drive at slow pace back to Kampala, arriving in the evening to transfer to your hotel or Entebbe for your departure flight.
END OF THE 3 DAY UGANDA SAFARI

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

  • BUHOMA LODGE
  • GORILLA FOREST CAMP
  • BUHOMA REST CAMP
  • GORILLA RESORT

Uganda Budget Safaris

- We offer private/custom safaris
- We offer group tours/safaris
- Our main focus is: Mid-level safaris
- We book international flights
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