2022 -23 Best Days to Go Uganda Gorilla Trekking Safari / Bwindi National Park Destination

2022 -23 Best days to go Uganda gorilla trekking safari ; Best days /how many days to go Uganda gorilla trekking safari; They are 3 days since the main selling safari tour package on Uganda Safaris  is visiting unique mountain gorillas as we see millions of tourists flocks in yearly to meet up with our closest cousins in their protected environment and the 3 Days Uganda Gorilla Trekking Safari are the best booked in and carried out to see mountain gorillas the critically endangered species .Despite the fact that, Uganda is blessed with two outstanding national parks  where Gorilla trekking can be conducted that is ,Bwindi Impenetrable Forest national park and Mgahinga Gorilla national park.

However, the 3 Days Uganda Gorilla Trekking Safari Tour Package can be best conducted in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest national park famously known among the three countries where mountain gorillas can be conducted and worldwide Bwindi is the most visited destination because it hosts with half remaining mountain gorillas in the world. Moreover, Bwindi Impenetrable Forest national park is a home of about 600 individuals out of the remaining total ‘’1064’’ chimpanzees, with over 22 habituation gorilla family which are open for tourism and stipulated in four gorilla trekking sectors that is Buhoma, Rushaga, Nkuringo and Ruhija but Rushaga was put a side for Gorilla Habituation Experience ‘’ which is a full day activity with four hours given to the trackers to spend with them. The park is located in southwestern Uganda region, estimating 9 to 10 hours’ drives or you can choose to fly with domestic flight to Kihihi air strip from Entebbe International Airport or Kajjansi Airfield by Aero link, Bar Aviation, Eagle Air among others.

2022 -23 Best days to go Uganda gorilla trekking safari
Bwindi Gorillas

This 3 Days Uganda Gorilla Trekking Safari is ultimate an encounter of the rare mountain gorillas with a given period of one hour to spend with them and learn about their interesting life style, behaviors and how they survive all day in their nature inhabitants.

The trip highlight of 3 day Uganda Gorilla Trekking Safari

Day 1: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National park 9 to 10 hours’ drive.

Day 2: Gorilla trekking

Day 3: Return to Kampala/Entebbe Airport

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable national park

Transfer to Bwindi: Depending on traveler’s location, our drive guide will pick you up after taking breakfast and takes you through a 3 day Uganda gorilla trekking safari. After transfer you to Bwindi Impenetrable national park in south western region of Uganda, along your way you will have a chance to stop at the equator in Kayabwe along Masaka road ,to experience sunset at the equator as well as enjoying unforgettable photography ,then you  will  leave with quite unforgettable experience in life .Proceed to drive to another stopover in Mbarara town for lunch en route and after lunch drive through the countryside direct to the park while viewing the local breed cattle of Ankole, amazing rolling hills offering a scenic view. Arrive at the park for dinner and overnight stay.

Accommodation Options

Buhoma lodge -Luxury

Buhoma Haven Lodge – Mid-range

Buhoma Community Haven Lodge -Budget

Day 2: Gorilla trekking

Gorilla trekking: Wake up early in the morning have breakfast, with packed lunch boxes, your driver guide will pick you and take you to the park headquarter at 7am.After you will be led by the park ranger in search for gorillas in the assigned gorilla group. This activity can take 2 to 7 hours depending on their previous location. Once you locate them, you’re given one hour to watch them and above all you will have a great opportunity to get close face to face with Uganda’s very own Gorillas in the Mist, enjoy memorable photography. After descend back to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay.

2022 -23 Best days to go Uganda gorilla trekking safari
Gorilla Trekking tours

Day 3: Depart to Kampala or Entebbe Airport.

Departback to Kampala; You will wake up early in the morning have breakfast and after check out of the park and drive back to Kampala with a stopover in Mbarara town for lunch en route. If time is enough visit the Igongo cultural center. After lunch en route proceed the journey to Kampala to be dropped to your hotel in Kampala or to Entebbe International Airport to catch up by your flight back home.

End of 3 day Uganda Gorilla Trekking Safari

Tour includes

Gorilla trekking permits

Ground transportation ‘’4x4WD safari vehicle’’

Relevant government taxes

Bottled mineral water on safari

Lunch en route

Full board accommodation

Visit to Igongo culture centre

Knowledgeable English speaking driver/guide

Tour excludes

Visas

Travel insurance

Air ticket

Personal expenses like laundry service, tips, telephone calls, soft and hard drinks.

What to pack with you on Gorilla trekking safaris?

Waterproof hiking boots

First aid kit

Rubber shoes

Warm clothes

Insect repellent

Long sleeved shirt, trouser, sweater, socks.

Clear camera without flashlight

Gardening gloves

Waterproof hiking boots many more.

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