Gorilla Trekking tours Uganda for 3 days, Gorilla Trips Adventure Holiday For only $1246 USD pp includes gorilla permit of $600 accommodation and transportation 4x4 safaris van (based on 2 persons with full board)
3 Days gorilla trekking Safaris Africa Uganda is one of the most sought after gorilla trekking safari to bwindi impenetrable natural forest. You get the chance to trek and follow the gorillas first hand with experienced and knowledgeable game rangers. This Safari is tough and involves mountain climbing but is very rewarding when you finally meet face to face with the big primates,
Our tour guide will meet you and brief you about your tour . You will later be driven in comfortable and secure touring vehicle to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in the south-West of Kampala. Stop-over at the Equator for photographic opportunity as well as an enjoyable and informative talk. There is an experiment done here to prove to you that it is surely the equator . Have Lunch in en route and then proceed through the Kigezi Highlands a scenic drive! You will continue through the banana plantations and then you reach the views of the great Virunga volcanoes of Rwanda and the Congo as well as heads of Ankole long horned cattle then to the biggest Home of mountain gorillas which is the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.
If the gorilla permits are for trekking gorillas in the southern part of Bwindi which comprises of Nkuringo and Nshongi family, we will drive through central Uganda, take a stop over in Kabale for lunch, proceed to the last stretch through a picturesque countryside also distinct as the “Switzerland of Africa! : lakes, hills , mountains, with cultivated terraces, tropical rain forest and bamboo forest will be seen along the way. On the last hill, the landscape opens out underneath us, taking in the vast planes between Uganda, Rwanda and Congo, with the Virunga volcanoes dominating the view. Budget accommodation – Buhoma Community Bandas or Bwindi view Bandas or Virunga Hotel in Kisoro Mid range accommodation – Lake Kitandara camp /Engagi lodge/ Travelers’ rest hotel in Kisoro Standard accommodation – Buhoma Lodge / Silver back lodge / Gorilla Resort Camp/ Nkuringo camp site cabins in Kisoro / Gorilla Safari Lodge. Luxury accommodation – Gorilla Forest camp or Clouds lodge in Kisoro
This is the day that you will go gorilla trekking . After being briefed by your guides on this tough adventure, you take with you lunch and the necessary gear to track the Mountain Gorillas in the jungle. This process can take anywhere between a few hours and the whole day depending on the touring group. The guides do a good job to describe the surroundings and the lifestyle of the animals. After this tour, in the evening you can relax around a campfire, take walks or retire to the lodge. Budget accommodation – Buhoma Community Bandas or Bwindi view Bandas or Virunga Hotel in Kisoro Mid range accommodation – Lake Kitandara camp /Engagi lodge/ Travelers’ rest hotel in Kisoro Standard accommodation – Buhoma Lodge / Silver back lodge/ Gorilla Resort Camp/ Nkuringo camp site cabins in Kisoro / Gorilla Safari Lodge. Luxury accommodation – Gorilla Forest camp or Clouds lodge in Kisoro
Have an early morning breakfast before you leave Bwindi Impenetrable National park for the Kigezi highlands (The Switzerland of Africa). From here, regroup at the camp before leaving for Kampala, having lunch along the way. Arrive in the evening.
Included: Accommodation for the 2 nights of your gorilla tour as indicated on programme, all meals (except breakfast on Day 1), 1 gorilla permit per person, sightseeing as noted in the trip itinerary, park fees, entry fees, ground transportation by a private 4WD vehicles with services of a good English speaking tour guide, additional guides where appropriate.
Excluded: Flight tickets and departure taxes, travel documentation (visas), travel and medical insurance, optional excursions, excess baggage charges, tips for your guides and accommodation staff, Laundry, beverages other than mineral water in the vehicle and at meal times with meals, -Items of a personal nature such as telephone calls, postage fees and so on. Please contact us for updated cost of this tour, in all types of budgets, low,moderate and high Safari Lodges in Bwindi National Park Uganda
1.WHAT TO WEAR ON THIS GORILLA TRIP