Bwindi National Park Flight Safaris : Flying to Bwindi National Park is simply easy if you get in touch with a trustworthy tour operator who can do all tour reservations arrangements for you. However, Bwindi Impenetrable Forest national park is a home to half reaming unique mountain gorillas which can be accessible only on foot. The park is a inhabitant of over 120 mammal species ,350 bird species, 220 beautiful butterflies ,27 species of frogs and around 650 habituated mountain gorillas which inhabits here. More so, he park is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, located in southwestern region of Uganda approximately 8 to 9 hours’ drive. Which can also be accessed by a domestic flight with 1:30 hours good for those who hate traveling long distance.

There are several airlines that flies passengers to the Uganda’s National Park -Park Airstrip with comfortable services such as Aerolink Uganda that serves to all Uganda’s National Parks and to our neighboring countries, Fly Uganda, Eagle Air, Bar Aviation’s among others.

 You can catch up with Aerolink flight in Entebbe Airport by the help of tour operator, Aero link provides a daily flight to Kihihi or Kisoro Airstrip to experience the scenic nature beauty of the area.

 Bwindi National Park Flight Safaris
Bwindi National Park Flight Safaris

Flight Schedule

Entebbe ‘’EBB’’ to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest – Serves nonstop flights -1:35minutes

Aerolink Uganda 111 – ‘EBB –KHX’ –Serves Monday to Saturday –Departs 07:00 – Arrive 08:35Am.

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Aerolink baggage; They carry a maximum luggage weighing  of 15 kilometers in soft sided bags.

However, Bwindi can be accessed through two airstrips –Kisoro and Kihihi Airstrip.

Kisoro Airstrip -Aerolink Flight Schedules

From Entebbe to Kisoro Airstrip – Departs 07:00Am and Arrives 08:10Am

From Kisoro to Entebbe Airport – Departs 08:25Am and Arrives 11:25Am

Note; Kisoro flights are subject to relevant weather conditions and very keen to morning flights.

From Kisoro Airstrip visitors can connect to other touristic places nearby the regions.

Kihihi ‘Bwindi National Park ‘’

Travel by flight to Mweya and Kasese airstrips – ‘’Queen Elizabeth National park.

Fly to Semuliki Airstrip ‘’Semuliki National Park’’.

Fly to Kihihi Airstrip by Domestic flight –Aerolink Uganda

From Entebbe Kihihi –Departs 07:00Am and Arrives 08:45Am

From Kihihi to Entebbe -Departs 0945Am and Arrives 11:25Am

From Entebbe to Kihihi –Departs 10:15Am and Arrive 11:25Am

From Kihihi to Entebbe -Depart 11:40 and Arrive 13:30Pm

From Entebbe to Kihihi – Depart 12:00Am and Arrive 14:45Pm

From Kihihi to Entebbe – Depart 14:55Pm and Arrive 15:55Pm

Internal flights

From Kihihi Airstrip passengers can connect to other impressive safari destination such as; Fly to visit Queen Elizabeth national park a home to rare tree climbing and offering diversity of about 95 mammal species ,600 bird species, chimpanzees among other primate’s species.

 Bwindi National Park Flight Safaris
Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi

Bwindi National Park is one of the top visited park by tourists on their Uganda Safari since the park harbors the rare endangered mountain gorillas which can be reached through engaging in gorilla trekking activity. As the possible way to meet up with our closest relatives the mountain gorillas and can be accessed with a valid gorilla permits, sold at Uganda Wildlife Authority -a government body or by help of trustworthy tour operator. Uganda Gorilla permits costs USD700 per person per trek and we advise you to do your bookings in advance like in 3 to 6 months before your

Once you locate the gorilla family, you will be given one hour to observe them as they play around, feed, lay their nests on tree branches some on the ground as you take clear photography for your future remembrance.

 Other activities to do;

Mountain gorilla trekking

Bird watching

Mountain biking and Nature walk to waterfalls where you can be able to spot various beautiful bird species such as

Visit the Batwa pygmies, who were the forest gatherers and used to sleep with mountain gorillas in harmony.

 Explore villages around as you can be able to enjoy the interesting culture and lifestyle of the local Bakiga and Batwa tribes who are good in narrating their historical story on how they used to spend their time in jungle with primates ‘’the mountain gorillas’’

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