Starting from: Entebbe International airport.
End: Entebbe International airport.
Tour duration:The 3 Days Uganda Gorilla Trekking Tour
Highlights: Bwindi Impenetrable National park.
Accommmodation: Budget accommodation all along
Descriptions:The 3 Days Uganda Gorilla Trekking Tour is a magical journey into the isolated jungles of East Africa, promising you an expereince like no other.Sitting among a family of wild mountain gorillas in the deep misty jungle of Uganda’s Bwindi Impenetrable Forest is utterly magical; nothing can ever prepare you for such an experience – their sheer beauty, brawn and soulful brown eyes, their astonishingly human-like expressions or their extraordinarily gentle demeanour. One hour with these gentle creatures – 60 minutes, is all it takes to change your whole life’s experience.This Uganda Gorilla Trekking Tour is a budget safari that is designed to allow every traveller have a chance at spending time with the endangered mountain gorillas.
If you’re a luxury traveller, don’t bounce off yet, this Uganda Gorilla Trekking Tour can be tailor made to suite your style too. Enquire with our team of experts to makes sure they get everything right – including accommodation, transportation, meals and the gorilla permits.
Note: Depending on availability of gorilla permits at the time of confirmation, you may trek gorillas in Buhoma, Ruhija, Rushaga or Nkuringo.
Group Size: A group of safari minimum of 1- 6pax per vehicle-guaranteed window seat, guaranteed departures subject to accommodation availability.
Transportation: A customized pop-up roof 4×4 Safari Jeep that includes, fridge, high-frequency radio, Power Outlets AC 230V, First Aid Kit, and above all, a professional multi-lingual safari guide who will ensure you have an unforgettable safari experience.
Customize Your Holiday: If you’d like to customize your safari or have any special desires, please let us know. We’re here to make your safari wishes come true depending on your budget and style choose from economy, comfort or luxury safari lodges or tented camps.
Day 1: Arrival
Upon arrival, you will be met by our guide at Entebbe Airport who will be transferred to your lodge for your overnight.
Depart Entebbe\Kampala for your first day of Uganda Gorilla Trekking Tour; An 8-9 road transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park located in South western Uganda. Quite a long drive but worth it because you get to enjoy the countryside scenery, some of the most beautiful nature’s images all the way to the Virunga massive. Keep your cameras near you and our driver will definitely stop if you need him to so that you can capture that beautiful moment.
You will have an en route stopover at the Equator crossing for photographic and simple experiment before continuing to Mbarara town for Lunch. After lunch, you will embark on your scenic drive to Bwindi NP or Kabale for overnight at Rushaga Gorilla Havens Lodge or Trekkers Tavern Lodge orIhamba Residence.
Dinner and overnight at Rushanga Gorilla Heaven or LodgeTrekkers Tavern Lodge or Ihamba Residence
After an early morning breakfast, you will drive to the Park headquarters for registration and joining others for a gorilla trekking briefing about the dos and the don’ts during your Uganda Gorilla Trekking Tour. Once this is done, you will trek through thick creepers and undergrowth with your guides to find the Gorillas, which can take you from half an hour to three quarters of the day.
The steeply forested landscape is incredibly dense but crisscrossed by numerous animal trails allowing access to tourists. On your trek, you are likely to spot other primates, birds and rare tree species. After finding the gorillas, you will be allowed to spend one hour with them before trekking back to the Park headquarter.
This is indeed an extraordinary feeling being with these beautiful yet endangered Creatures. You will be awarded a certificate for participating in gorilla trekking and thus contributing to the conservation of mountain gorillas.
Overnight at Rushaga Gorilla Havens Lodge or Trekkers Tavern Lodge.
Dinner and overnight at Rushaga Gorilla Havens Lodge or Trekkers Tavern Lodge or Ihamba residence.
After your breakfast, you will be driven to Kampala or Entebbe for your post tour accommodation or you may choose to fly out of Uganda today. You will use the same Uganda Gorilla Trekking Tour route as when you came, enabling you to enjoy that countryside air one more time.
End of Tour.