This 3 days gorilla tour in Uganda takes you to Bwindi impenetrable forest national park for a challenging but very rewarding trek through to see the mountain gorillas in their natural habitat. This is a once in a lifetime adventure and it is getting more expensive by the day. The price of a gorilla permit in Uganda is still at $600 throught the year whereas it is $1,500 for each permit in Rwanda and you spend only up to maximum one hour with the Gorillas in each of these countries so do it now!
Day 1: Transfer to Bwindi Forest National Park
In the morning, your guide will drive you from Kampala to Bwindi National park, with stopover in Mbarara town for lunch. Upon arrival you will check-in to your hotel or lodge.
Day 2: Gorilla tracking and Batwa community walk
In the morning, you will go to the park headquarters for routine briefing by the park rangers about the rules of gorilla trekking and how to conduct yourself when around the gorillas. You will then proceed into Bwindi forest for your gorilla trekking adventure which will last between 2-6 hours depending on the movement of the Gorillas. Meet and stay with the Gorillas for a maximum of one hour, then go back to the park headquarters and then to your Lodge for lunch and relaxation. You will spend the evening in a community walk in the nearby Batwa community of dwarfs, where you will be entertained and given tales of their unique culture of gathering and hunting. Dinner and overnight at your accommodation.
Day 3: Return to Kampala
In the morning after your breakfast, you will leave for Kampala with stopovers for photography and lunch reaching late in the afternoon, and you will be transferred to your hotel for dinner and overnight or to the airport for your scheduled flight.
|Included in the tour package||Exclusions|
|Gorilla Tracking Permits||Air fares|
|Park ranger fees||Personal insurance|
|Goverment taxes||Personal expenses|
|Ground Transportation 4×4 Safari Vehicle|