3 Days Gorilla Trekking in Uganda
3 Days Gorilla Trekking in Uganda : The 3 Days Gorilla Trekking in Uganda is a short safari tour highlight that takes you to Uganda’s famous Bwindi Impenetrable Forest national park a home to half remaining endangered mountain gorillas in the world, located in the southwestern Uganda approximately 9 to 10 hours’ drive. Bwindi Mountain gorillas trekking can be encountered in four trekking sectors such as Buhoma, Ruhija, Nkuringo and Rushaga. The tour to Bwindi impenetrable Forest –Gorilla trekking is life changing adventure one wouldn’t afford to miss on a Uganda Safari.
Safari Highlight of 3 Days Gorilla Trekking in Uganda
Day 1: Travel to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking
Day 3: Departure
Day 1: Travel to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Travel Bwindi: You will wake up early in the morning breakfast in your hotel around Kampala City or Entebbe town, our driver guide will pick you up and embark on your Gorilla trekking safari in the southwards to Bwindi Impenetrable forest. The travelling journey is somehow tiresome but worth travelling, has you go driving through countryside scenery, scenic landscape of tea plantation and bananas, rolling hills. Along your way you will have a stopover at Uganda Equator in Kayabwe to have great experience of water experience and measuring of southern hemispheres as well as memorable photography. Then continue to drive to another stopover in Mbarara town for lunch Enroute. After proceed direct to the park and check in at the lodge. Dinner and Overnight stay.
Bwindi Lodge –Up market
Haven Lodge –Mid-range
Buhoma Community Rest Camp -Budget
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
Gorilla Trekking Bwindi; You will wake up early have your aroma breakfast with delicious snacks served at the lodge, your driver guide will pick you up with packed lunch boxes and drops you to park headquarters for briefing about the dos and don’ts of gorilla trekking experience in the forest. After, you will meet the park ranger to allocates you to the gorilla family to trek and you will be accompanied by the guide in search for mountain gorillas. Always ensure to carry rain jacket, enough mineral water bottle, snacks while putting on comfortable hiking shoes. Gorilla trekking is unpredictable can take 30 to 7-hour trekking depending on where were last seen the previous day. Trekkers are grouped in only 8 individuals per trek. You will hike through a thick forest where you will be able to see other species like monkeys, bird life, beautiful butterflies, vegetation among others. Once you locate gorillas one hour will be allowed to watch these unique apes in their nature inhabits enjoy how they play around, feed, put their nest high in the evening hours as well as capturing unforgettable photos. Dinner and Overnight stay in the same lodge.
Day 3: Back to Kampala or Entebbe
Back to Kampala; After morning breakfast, check out of the lodge and say bye-bye to Bwindi a home of unique apes, drive back to Kampala with a stopover at Igongo culture in Mbarara a conducive place to people who love traditions, you can buy souvenir from craft shops around for your future remembrance. You will be dropped to your hotel in Kampala or Entebbe for your departure flight back to your home country.
End of the 3 Day Gorilla Trekking in Uganda
Full Board Accommodation
Enough bottled mineral water
Pickup and drop off
Gorilla trekking permits
Knowledgeable speaking guide
What to carry on your Gorilla Trekking safari?
Rubber hiking boots
Water proofing bag
Long sleeved shirt