3 DAYS UGANDA GORILLA TRACKING TOUR TO BWINDI IMPENETRABLE FOREST.
This 3 Days Uganda Gorilla Trekking Tour takes you to Southwestern Uganda in Bwindi Impenetrable forest National Park and the main Activity is tracking the rare Gentle and humble Giants, the Mountain Gorillas in their natural Home as you penetrate the impenetrable Bwindi Forest.
This 3 Days Gorilla Tour can either be designed for you to begin your Tour from Uganda and head southwest to Bwindi Forest, or from Kigali Rwanda heading North West through the border to Uganda. As these are Close airports to Bwindi Forest, However Charter Flights can as well be Organized to reduce on the driving distances to the Gorilla Park.
Tour highlights: Stop at the Equator, Gorilla Trekking, and Guided walk to the River Munyaga / Buhoma village walk.
Tour Plan / Itinerary
DAY 1: TRANSFER FROM KAMPALA / ENTEBBE – BWINDI GORILLA PARK.
We pick you up from your hotel, departing from Kampala / Entebbe at about 7:00 am and
head towards Western Uganda. A brief stop at the Equator allows time for photographs. During the drive, you will see long-horned Ankole cattle, the rolling hills and terraced landscapes of the region, and beautiful panoramas. We shall enjoy an Enroute lunch break in Masaka / Mbarara Towns. We arrive at our Hotel / Lodge late evening for our Dinner and Overnight (L, D)
Luxury Accommodations: Mahogany Springs, Buhoma Lodge, Gorilla Resort, Chameleon Hill Resort.
Midrange / Semi Luxury Accommodation: Gorilla safari Lodge, Silverback Lodge
Budget Accommodation: Buhoma Community Bandas, Buhoma View Bandas, Kisoro Tourist Hotel, Broadbill Camp, Trekkers Tarvern.
Estimated Distance from Kampala – Bwindi Impenetrable Forest: 550Km
Estimated Time: About 8-9Hours Drive
Daily Flights from Entebbe / Kajjansi to Kihihi: 90Minutes
DAY 2: GORILLA TRACKING IN BWINDI FOREST
Very early in the morning, after your Breakfast, we Report to the Ranger Station before 8:00am,
for a briefing with the guides, set off for your Gorilla tracking activity in the forests of Bwindi. Gorilla tracking can be strenuous, you will need to carry a packed lunch, drinking water, wear comfortable boots or jungle shoes suitable for steep muddy slopes, put on ear plugs for those who feel uncomfortable with jungle sounds and take a rain jacket. Walking sticks will be made available for those that require them by the park rangers.
In case you have the afternoon free, have a guided village walk to nearby communities to see and experience the different aspects of Ugandan lives, cultures and lifestyles like the Batwa pygmies.
Dinner and overnight as above (FB).
DAY 3: BWINDI IMPENETRABLLE FOREST – KAMPALA / ENTEBBE
Morning breakfast and we depart by road back to Kampala, Enroute lunch and we transfer to Entebbe airport for Flight Home or to your hotel in Kampala / Entebbe Town.