3 days Bwindi Gorilla Safari

3 days Bwindi Gorilla Safari

This 3-day gorilla tracking safari in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is perfect for anyone who wants to see endangered mountain gorillas in the wild.

The trip starts in Kampala/Entebbe and takes you to the deep misty jungle in south western Uganda, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is a tropical rainforest and a home to more than half of the entire mountain gorilla population in the world.

In Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, you will do your gorilla trek. You will hike through the thick and dark rainforest looking for the family of mountain gorillas assigned to you. This is done under the guidance of a trained park ranger who is familiar with the forest.

After finding the mountain gorillas, you will spend about an hour with them. Being close to a family of wild mountain gorillas is utterly magical! You will take pictures and videos and learn more about the mountain gorillas from the park rangers.



Itinerary

Day 1: Drive to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Stop At: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park, Buhoma, Uganda
This safari starts with our driver/guide picking you up from your residence/hotel in Kampala or Entebbe at 7:00 am.

Our driver/guide will then drive you to Bwindi via Masaka and Mbarara towns. You shall make a brief stopover at the famous Uganda Equator line for some snacks and photography before you continue to Mbarara town for lunch.
After lunch, you will continue your journey to Bwindi. While on this journey, you will enjoy the beautiful countryside scenery ranging from plantations, hills all the way to the impenetrable forest. You will reach your accommodation in the evening. If you make it early enough, you will have some time to explore the community.
Duration: 7 hours

Meals included:


Accommodation included: Rushaga Gorilla Camp/ Haven Lodge Buhoma

Day 2: Gorilla Tracking in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Stop At: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, Buhoma Uganda
It is gorilla tracking day! You will wake up early to have breakfast and be at the park offices at 7:30 am. You will be briefed by the park rangers on all the procedures before you can start your trek.

In groups of 8 along with the rangers, you will go into the forest in search of the mountain gorillas that call this dense rainforest home. Whereas the gorilla tracking can be quite challenging, meeting the gorillas will make all that sweat certainly worth it.

Upon finding the mountain gorillas, you will spend one (1) hour with them after which you will be led back to the starting point by the park ranger. You will spend your afternoon relaxing at the lodge and enjoying the views of the forest
Duration: 7 hours

Meals included:



Accommodation included: Rushaga Gorilla Camp/ Haven Lodge Buhoma

Day 3: Drive from Bwindi back to Kampala / Entebbe

Stop At: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, Buhoma Uganda
Today marks the last day of your 3-day gorilla tracking safari in Bwindi. We will drive the same route from Bwindi to Kampala with a stopover in Mbarara City for lunch and the equator for souvenir shopping.

Finally, you will reach Kampala in the evening and your driver will drop you off at your residence or hotel in either Kampala or Entebbe. This will mark the end of your Gorilla Tracking safari.
Duration: 7 hours

Meals included:


No accommodation included on this day.

Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Near public transportation"
"Infant seats available"
"Not recommended for travelers with back problems"
"Not recommended for pregnant travelers"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Face masks provided for travelers"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Regular temperature checks for staff"
"Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival"
"Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms"
"Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons"
"Our modified tourist vehicles are well spaced and every passenger has access to a window sit hence social distancing. whole vehicle cleaned and sprayed every morning and handles sanitized on regular intervals by the guide/driver."



Start Time: 8:00 AM
Duration: 3 Days
Start location: Traveler pickup is offered


Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.

Included

  • 2x Breakfast
  • 2x Dinner
  • 3x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 2 nights
  • Gorilla Tracking Permit per person
  • Entry/Admission - Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park
  • Entry/Admission - Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

Not Included

  • International Airfares and Entry Visa to Uganda

Facilities


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