Uganda Gorilla Shortbreak

Uganda Gorilla Shortbreak information and booking

from
$2710
  • Duration
    4
    days
  • Physical rating
    6
  • Culture Shock
    6
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Schedule Details

Departs from
Kampala
Accommodation
Camping (with facilities), Hotel
Group Size
Maximum of 12 travellers per group
Transportation
4x4 Safari Vehicle
Important Notes
1.There is a minimum age of 16 years for the gorilla tracking. Please see trip notes (Important notes) for more details. 2. This trip requires an additional non-refundable deposit ( AUD1000, USD1000, EUR800, NZD1250, GBP650, CAD1000, ZAR8000, CHF900 ) in order to secure a gorilla permit. We also require a scanned copy of your passport at time of booking. Please see trip notes (Important notes) for more details. 3. This trip begins with a welcome meeting at the start point hotel at 9:00am on Day 1. Please make sure you arrive in time for this important meeting. We will be departing shortly after the meeting. 4. This tour ends at our finish point hotel at approximately 4pm on Day 4. If you are planning to fly out tonight, please do not book a flight that departs before 9pm to allow for any delays.

Highlights

Trek through mountainous forest terrain, Meet Uganda's majestic mountain gorillas

Tour description provided by Intrepid

Travel to Uganda and embark on a journey to meet one of the world's most endangered species - the noble mountain gorilla. Encounter Uganda's birdlife, frogs and butterflies while hiking through the thick jungle with an experienced local tracker in search of these majestic creatures. The first glimpses of mountain gorillas will be sure to capture hearts and render most speechless - a just reward for the challenging trek. This Ugandan adventure is action packed and sure to satisfy.

Itinerary

Day 1 Kampala/Lake Mburo
Home to hippos, crocodiles and a variety of waterbirds, Lake Mburo National Park is also one of the best places to see the gigantic eland antelope.
Days 2-3 Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is one of the last remaining sanctuaries for the mountain gorilla.
Day 4 Kampala
Once the heart of the Buganda Kingdom, Kampala is a bustling city spread over several hills and valleys.