Uganda gorilla trekking safari in Bwindi Overview
This is an exceptional offer for you to come and see the rare mountain gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park combined with some wild life in Lake Mburo National Park, home to 315 bird species, 68 mammal species which include large population of zebra, Buffaloes, Impalas, Leopards, Elands the largest antelope in Africa and together with a large aqua system to support this bio diversity on our Uganda gorilla trekking safaris in Bwindi.
With lions extinct, Lake Mburo National Park is the wild life place in Uganda where one can partake on activities such as guided nature walk, bicycle safaris, Horseback safaris without any major threat from wild life in addition to the game drives, boat trips on the lakes, bird watching and sport fishing. For only 4 days in Uganda we take you down to Bwindi for Uganda gorilla trekking safaris, be part of the Gorilla family as you share the greatest experience that millions of others around the world have done.
ITINERARY FOR 4 DAYS UGANDA GORILLA TREKKING SAFARIS IN BWINDI
DAY 1: Drive to Lake Mburo National Park
Our 4 Days Uganda Gorilla Trekking Safaris in Bwindi start with a drive to Lake Mburo National Park early in the morning, with a brief stopover at the equator and then carry on to the park arrive during time for lunch and check in, after lunch head for the boat cruise on the lake to view the Hippos, Crocodile and plenty of bird life that include king fishers, fish Eagles and not to be miss the endemic African fin foot. After the boat ride an Evening game drive before heading back to your lodge for the night, you stand a chance to see the nocturnal, Accommodation options; Mihingo lodge (Up market facility), Eagle Nest Tented camp ( mid budget and Budget facility), Meal plan Lunch/Dinner.
DAY 2: Drive from Lake Mburo to Bwindi Impenetrable NP
Our 4 Days Uganda gorilla trekking safaris in Bwindi starts with an early morning cup of coffee then set off for a game drive through the park where you will encounter zebras, Buffaloes, Elands and impalas along with a great variety of birds, with lunch stop on the way, arriving early afternoon in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest so one can choose to relax at the lodge or take a walk in the village to the numerous craft shops, Accommodation options: Buhoma lodge (up market facility), Silverback safari lodge (mid-market facility), Buhoma Community Camp Ground (Budget facility) and meal plan Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner.
DAY 3: Gorilla trekking in Bwindi
After breakfast set off early morning with guides to track the gorillas, the thrill of your encounter will erase the difficulties of the potentially strenuous trek. Bring jungle boots and rain jackets because the park is often wet, spend time in awe watching the gorillas go about their activities. Each gorilla safari encounter is different and has its own rewards, but you are likely to enjoy the close view of adults feeding, grooming and resting as the youngsters frolic and swing from vines in a delightfully playful display. Bwindi Impenetrable Forest is a magnificent green swathe of dense rain forest, so ancient that survived the last ice age.
A recently proclaimed World Heritage site, it’s one of the most biologically diverse areas on earth and its unique, precious flora sustains roughly half of the world population of mountain gorillas believed to number just 720. here’s also a substantial chimpanzee population and research shows that Bwindi is the only forest in Africa in which these two apes live together.Time permitting, spend the afternoon on a community foot safari to explore the life style of the people living and surrounding the park. Return to camp exhilarated to relieve the encounter with friends over a drink hence making our 4 Days Uganda gorilla trekking safaris in Bwindi more interesting, Accommodation options, Buhoma lodge (up market facility), Silverback safari lodge (mid-market facility), Buhoma Community Camp Ground (Budget facility) and meal plan Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner.
DAY 4: Drive from Kampala to Entebbe
After your morning breakfast on our 4 days Uganda gorilla trekking safaris in Bwindi, drive back to Kampala using Kasese – Fort Portal road via Queen Elizabeth National Park for enroute game viewing if you lucky you may spot the Elephants, Antelopes and the Warthogs. A stop over at the Equator line in Kasese is good. Enjoy the winding scenery of the foot hills of Mt. Rwenzori arriving in Fort Portal for lunch thereafter continue to Entebbe International Airport from where you will catch up with your out bound flight. Accommodation options: Boma Guest House (up market facility), Cassia lodge (mid-range facility) and Red chilli hideaway (budget facility) and Meals plan breakfast/lunch.
Uganda gorilla trekking safaris in Bwindi trip price includes:
- Transportation by a 4wd vehicle with service of English speaking Driver/guide
- Accommodation and meals as per the itinerary except in Kampala/ Entebbe bed and breakfast
- Lunch while on transit
- Bottled water in the car
- One game drive
- One boat cruise
- One Gorilla permit per person to be secured and paid for in advance
However, Uganda gorilla trekking safaris in Bwindi trip price excludes:
Expenses of personal nature like:
- Tips to local guides,
- Porter fee while trekking,
- Personal insurance and tobacco.
For more information about Gorilla Trekking Rules and Regulations, kindly contact our office by email: [email protected] or phone call at: +256 776 660 918/ +256 751 646 578