3 Days Uganda Bwindi Gorilla Trekking Safari Express
3 Days Uganda Bwindi Gorilla Trekking Safari Express is meant for those that would love to trek gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park or Mgahinga National Park in April. Our 3 Days Uganda Bwindi Gorilla Trekking Safari Express starts and ends in Entebbe with stops at the Equator and Mbarara town for a Lunch break. 3 Days Uganda Bwindi Gorilla Trekking Safari Express will take you through the rolling hills of Kigezi to observe the scenic beauty of South western Uganda.
3 Days Uganda Bwindi Gorilla Trekking Safari Express to Bwindi for affordable Gorilla trekking is the most ideal way to experience an up-close encounter with the Mountain gorilla; a unique experience that lasts a lifetime! Bwindi Impenetrable forest national park is home to half of the entire world’s remaining mountain gorilla population with 12 Gorilla families and still growing. Below is an express itinerary for a typical 3 days’ gorilla trekking Uganda safari.
Day 1: Kampala - Bwindi impenetrable forest
You will be picked up from your hotel in Kampala or at the airport on arrival and transfer to Bwindi impenetrable forest national park located in the western part of Uganda with approximately 540 km from Kampala by road. Another means of transport can be by Air; you can fly from kajjansi airfield or Entebbe and land off from Kihihi or Kisoro airstrip. Dinner and overnight at at the hotel of your choice. Options include; Buhoma community rest camp for Budget travelers, Nkuringo Gorilla Camp for Mid-range and Gorilla Resort for Luxury travelers.
Day 2: Bwindi impenetrable forest
Enjoy early morning breakfast and transfer to the park headquarters with your packed lunch for briefing by the ranger guides and later head into the forest for your trek. Gorilla trekking in Bwindi takes 2 to 8 hours depending on the movement of the gorillas. These primates roam the park freely and there is no way of telling where they will be for a particular day.
On finding them, you will be allowed 1 hour to view and take photos of these gentle primates, enjoy your lunch packs and meet your driver / guide and transfer back to your lodge. The time after trekking can be spent on a village tour or lazing off at the hotel as you savour the memories of your gorilla trek in Bwindi and prepare for the next day. Dinner and overnight as above on this 4 days Gorilla safari.
Day 3: Bwindi impenetrable forest - Kampala
You will enjoy breakfast and transfer back to Kampala with a stopover in Mbarara town for lunch. Proceed to Kampala arriving in the afternoon. Drop off at your hotel in Kampala,or Entebbe airport for your onward flight marking the end of your 4 Days gorilla safari.
Note; This 3 Days Uganda Gorilla Safari to bwindi is open and can be done at any time of the year. Gorilla permits for Bwindi Forest National Park and Mgahinga cost $700 each. We offer this Uganda Gorilla tour package on Budget, Mid-range and Luxury options so please inquire with us to get a custom quotation that fits in your budget.
Transport in a 4 x 4 Toyota Mini Van with a pop-up roof -each person is guaranteed a window seat
Services of a professional English speaking guide
Accommodation in a double/triple room
Game drives as per the itinerary
Game parks or national parks entry fees;
Three meals per day whilst on safari
1-litre Mineral water per person per day
Complimentary return airport transfers in Kampala
Safari Price excludes:
pre and post safari hotel accommodation in Kampala