3 Days Bwindi Gorilla Trekking tour

3 Days Bwindi Gorilla Trekking tour is one of the most selling Uganda Safari packages that travelers book fir to go and enjoy a safari of exploring the gorillas. This 3 Days Bwindi Gorilla Trekking tour includes is a 3 days and 2 nights taking adventurous travelers deep into the jungle of Bwindi impenetrable forest to trek the mighty mountain gorillas in their natural habitat. Gorilla trekking safari is one of the most fascinating safaris that allows a maximum of 8 people to trek a particular habituated mountain gorilla family for just one hour. This 3 days gorilla trekking tour and safaris start from Kampala the capital city of Uganda and take a long drive to the far south western part of Uganda in Bwindi impenetrable national park a place to over 50% of mountain gorillas still thrilling in the wild today. 

3 Days Bwindi Gorilla Trekking tour

Taking part in this 3 Days Bwindi Gorilla Trekking tour offers travelers a greater chance of viewing the ecosystem of Bwindi impenetrable forest which harbors lots of wildlife species including primates, mammals, birds, and different plant species.

Highlights of 3 Days Bwindi Gorilla Trekking tour

  • Day 1: Arrival and transfer to Bwindi 
  • Day 2: Gorilla trekking
  • Day 3: Return to Kampala and departures

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival and Transfer from Kampala to Bwindi

  • Transfer from Kampala to Bwindi: On the day 1 of 3 days gorilla trekking tour and safari Bwindi from Kampala, you are expected to arrive at Entebbe International Airport before mid-day in order to be in a position to travel to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park which is an 8-10 hours road drive. Well, upon arrival at the airport, you will be met with our company driver for a briefing as you head to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park a home to the biggest population of mountain gorillas in the jungle.  You have a stopover in Biharwe for photographs at the Equator and another stopover in Mbarara at Igongo Cultural Center for a meal then proceed to Bwindi impenetrable national park arriving late in the evening, check-in at the lodge for dinner and overnight sleep. Meal plan: Lunch and Dinner

Day 2: Gorilla trekking in Bwindi 

  • Gorilla trekking Experience:On day 2 of 3 days gorilla trekking tour and safari Bwindi from Kampala, you are supposed to wake up pretty early in the morning at around 5:30 am, enjoy your heavy breakfast, pack your lunch box and meet with the guide for the drive to the park headquarters for a briefing. As soon as the briefing is done, you will be allocated a particular mountain gorilla, hire porters and off to the jungle amidst armed rangers and UWA guides you start the fascinating adventure of searching for a habituated gorilla family. During the gorilla trekking safari in Bwindi, keep your eyes wide open for the probability of sighting out other different wildlife including primates, mammals, and lots of bird species without forgetting different plant species. Once a particular gorilla family is finally spotted, only one hour is allowed for you to take photographs as long as you remember to keep your flashlight of the camera off, and ask anything you need to know about the mountain gorillas. After the trek, return to the office for a drive back to the lodge. In case you are still strong, you may request your guide for some evening activity such as evening community walks along the park where you encounter different locals and the Batwa then return to the lodge for Dinner and overnight rest. Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.
3 Days Bwindi Gorilla Trekking tour
3 Days Bwindi Gorilla Trekking tour

Day 3: Return to Kampala for departures 

  • Return to Kampala: On day 3, you will wake up on a relaxed breakfast at the lodge since this is your last day of the safari. After breakfast, check out of the lodge and meet with your driver to embark on the journey back to Kampala. Have an enroute lunch in Mbarara town at the Igongo Cultural Center and then proceed to Kampala. Depending on the arrival time in Kampala, you will have a brief Kampala city tour and then connect to Entebbe International airport for departures. Meal plan: Breakfast and Lunch

End of the 3 Days Bwindi Gorilla Trekking tour

Safari includes:

  • A Ugandan gorilla trekking permit
  • A 4×4 tour safari  vehicle 
  • full board accommodation for 2 nights 
  • Bottled drinking water 
  • An English speaking tour guide
  • All meals as per Itinerary 

Safari Excludes

  • All international and  travel expenses such as visa and tickets
  • Laundry fees
  • Other activities excluded on the itinerary
  • Life insurance
  • Tips to porter and guide
  • Other beverages apart from water 
  • Personal expenses including Airtime and email 

See also: 3 Day gorilla and Lake Bunyonyi safari

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