3 Days Bwindi Gorilla Trekking Safari
3 Days Bwindi Gorilla Trekking Safari is a primitive safari tour package that takes you to the unique safari destination of Bwindi Impenetrable national park for primitive viewing, a home to the half remaining population of mountain gorillas in the world positioned in the south western Uganda, approximately 9 to 10 driving hours from west of Uganda Capital City. This trip takes you to trek the great mountain Gorillas in their nature inhabitant in tropical rainforest of Bwindi Impenetrable national park.
Safari Highlight of 3 Days Bwindi Gorilla Safari
- Day: 1 Transfer to Bwindi National park
- Day: 2 Gorilla Trekking
- Day: 3 Departure to Entebbe Airport
Day 1: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest: After morning breakfast our safari driver guide will pick you up from your hotel in Kampala and he will brief you about the 3 Days Bwindi Gorilla Safari. Then be transferred to the main safari destination with two stop overs, the first one in Kayabwe at the Equator to experience how the Longitude is at zero degrees Celsius. After head to Mbarara town for Lunch en-route. Proceed to drive straight to the park to one of the four gorilla trekking regions could be Nkuringo region for your overnight stay.
Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking
Gorilla Trekking: On the day 2, you will wake up early have morning breakfast served with cookies from the lodge. Your driver guide will transfer you to park headquarter with your packed lunch boxes for briefing about the dos and don’ts of Gorilla trekking. Then you will meet the ranger to allocate you to the gorilla family to trek .You should be 8 in number per group per trek and please note that your body must be physically fit to hike while ascending and descending since gorilla trekking is unpredictable can last 2 to 8 hours while trekking .Once the family you’re trekking to is allocated you will be given one hour to watch them as they play ,feed ,learn about their life style as well as enjoying photography for future remembrance .If you finish gorilla trekking early ,you can go to visit the Batwa people and learn about their traditional life style through storytelling ,dance among others. Dinner and Overnight stay.
Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 3: Return Back to Kampala
Return back: Wake up have morning breakfast and check out of the lodge when it’s still early to start the journey back to Kampala with a stopover at Igongo culture centre to have great view of long horned cattle, learn about their culture and also enjoy your lunch en-route there. Proceed to drive to Kampala to be dropped off to your hotel or at Entebbe International Airport for your departure flight back to home country.
End of the 3 Days Bwindi Gorilla Trekking Safari
- An English speaking driver-guide
- Gorilla permit
- Park entrance fees
- Pick up and drop off
- Vehicle and fuel
- Bottled mineral water
- Full board Accommodation
- Airport ticket
- Travel insurance
- Personal expenses like crafts, drinks, tips, laundry services