3 Days Gorilla Tracking Tour


About Gorillas in Bwindi
This Gorilla trekking tour Uganda 3 days will take you to the Bwindi Impenetrable National Park a home for half the number of Mountain Gorillas remaining in the whole world (320) and the only Park in the whole world where mountain gorillas co-exist with Chimps. Enroute to Bwindi with stopover at the equator. It will be a long journey but rewarding.

Gorilla trekking tour at a glance
Day 01-Transfer to Bwindi/Great site seeing enroute-Arrive evening at the Lodge
Day 02-Gorilla Tracking-Gorilla Tracking
Day 03-Bwindi-Kampala-Departure to Kampala

Day 01: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National (590Km)
You will be met by our guide at your doorstep after breakfast, then depart from Entebbe by road and head south-West to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Have a stopover for some informative talk and photographic opportunity at the Equator and then continue to Mbarara for Lunch. Travel through the Switzerland of Uganda with rolling green hills through the highlands, with views of the Virunga volcanoes of Rwanda and the Congo. The road will then lead us to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, home of the mountain gorillas and you will sleep to the sounds of the mountain rainforest. Overnight at Buhoma Community Campsite.
Meal Plan: Lunch and Dinner
Drivetime: Approximately 9-10 hours

Day 02: Gorilla Trekking Day
Early morning, have a hearty breakfast to give you the energy needed for tracking gorillas, a reasonable degree of fitness is required for the Experience. With your packed lunch, you will report to the ranger station for registration and a talk by one of the rangers Before 8:00 am. You will trek through thick creepers and undergrowth with your guides to find the Gorillas, which trek can take from half an hour to 9 hours. The steeply forested landscape is incredibly dense but crisscrossed by numerous animal trails allowing access to tourists. Its amazing to sit, watch and photograph the gorillas in the forest among, listening to them marvel and grumble to each other. It is an extraordinary feeling being with these beautiful yet endangered Creatures. Overnight at Buhoma Community Campsite.
Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 03: Departure
After an early morning breakfast, you will proceed to Kampala via Kabale, Mbarara, Masaka stopping at the equator for photography and simple experiments. We will have our lunch enroute before proceeding to Kampala then Entebbe International Airport for your next flight out.

Gorilla trekking Safari Costs
Group Size      Cost per person sharing a twin room
2 Persons            USD675.00
4 Persons            USD480.00
6 Persons            USD380.00

Cost Includes:
Transport in a 4 x4 vehicle with an english speaking professional drive guide, fuel, water in the vehicle, accommodation and meals as indicated above.

Cost excludes:
Airfares, visa to Uganda (USD50) payable on arrival at international airport, Gorilla permit at USD500 per person, and all expenses of personal nature


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