Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Kid Friendly in Mbarara

Image by viator

Tour description provided by Viator

Gorilla Trekking is number one on the bucket list of every traveler planning Africa Safari. Gorilla trekking experience is completely worth it, it lasts a lifetime. Let us start planning your Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. This Safari takes you to the world's top Gorilla Trekking destination, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in Uganda. The safari gives a once-in-lifetime opportunity to track gorillas, and observe the primates in their natural habitat.
ItineraryDay 1: Kampala to Bwindi Impenetrable National ParkPass By: Kampala Casino, Kampala, Central RegionAfter an early breakfast, we will head to western Uganda for the birding experience in Africa’s No. 1 birding Spot. We stop at the Equator to take photographs of the crossing and enjoy some snacks. We will continue to Mbarara for lunch and coffee in Kabale and then proceed to Bwind, arriving in the evening.Meals included: • Lunch: The tour offers Vegetarian, Vegan, Halal and Regular meals like rice fish, chicken, beef. • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at Trekkers Tarven Cottages, a Midrange Lodge (Fullboard - Lodging, Breakfast, Dinner and Breakfast.) Day 2: Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable National ParkStop At: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Kanungu, Western RegionAfter an early breakfast, we will head to the Headquarters of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park for an orientation plus meeting the guides as well as separation into the groups basing on which gorilla group you are to be tracking.From there you will set off for your thrilling experience of the Gorillas. Hiking within this mysterious and wonderful forest offers quite a lot to see as you make your way to see the Mountain Gorillas. Look out for additional primates, butterflies, mammals and birds. The trekking will entail thorough climbing before you come face to face with the Mountain Gorillas, watching them only a few meters away. You will see the baby with the mothers, the gorillas partaking their every day routine just right in front of you. Because of tourists like you, we have worked with communities to protect the Gorillas. Our Fair Tourism model supports communities around Buhoma to protect the Gorillas. You will personally see how they are thriving within the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.After trekking, you will go for a tour of the Pygmies community and also have a self-guided birding evening around the premises. Look out for the Black Bee-Eater, Dusky Tit, Brown-capped Warbler, the Yellow-billed and Yellow-spotted Barbets, the African and Black-and-white Shryke-Flycatcher, Common Stonechat, Brown-throated and Chestnut Wattle-eyes, a number of Apalis Species, Equatorial Akalat, Slaty Flycatcher, White-bellied Robin-Chat, the Olive-green and Grey-backed Camaropteras,White-chinned Prinnia, Green Hylia, Short-tailed Warbler, White-tailed Anti-thrush, Cape Wagtail, Grey-capped Warbler, Grauer's Warbler, Grauer's Rush Warbler, White-browed Crombec, the list is long. Duration: 12 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner: The tour offers Vegetarian, Vegan, Halal and Regular meals like rice fish, chicken, beef. Accommodation included: Overnight at Trekkers Tarven Cottages, a Midrange Lodge (Fullboard - Lodging, Breakfast, Dinner and Breakfast.) Day 3: Transfer from Bwindi Impenetrable National ParkPass By: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Kanungu, Western RegionAfter breakfast, Check-out and continue the Uganda Adventure. Or head back to the capital Kampala, with stops in Mbarara for a delicious lunch and then proceed to Kampala or Entebbe bringing this 3 Day Gorilla Trekking Adventure in Uganda to a close. Airport drop-off is free of charge if you are flying out on the last day of the safari. If you have other activities planned, please let us know and we will send you a driver for Airport drop-off at a later date. (Included: Breakfast and Lunch) Meals included: • Breakfast • Lunch: The tour offers Vegetarian, Vegan, Halal and Regular meals like rice fish, chicken, beef. No accommodation included on this day.

What’s included

  • 3x Breakfast
  • 2x Dinner
  • 3x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 2 nights
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • WiFi on board
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Gorilla Trekking Permit
  • Hotel / Lodge
  • Game Ranger Fees
  • Guide Fees
  • Cost of Vehicle and Fuel for entire tour
  • Entry/Admission - Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

What’s not included

  • International Flight
  • Visa Fees
  • Items of personal use

Itinerary

Day 1: Kampala to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Pass By: Kampala Casino, Kampala, Central Region After an early breakfast, we will head to western Uganda for the birding experience in Africa’s No. 1 birding Spot. We stop at the Equator to take photographs of the crossing and enjoy some snacks. We will continue to Mbarara for lunch and coffee in Kabale and then proceed to Bwind, arriving in the evening. Meals included: • Lunch: The tour offers Vegetarian, Vegan, Halal and Regular meals like rice fish, chicken, beef. • Breakfast • Dinner Accommodation included: Overnight at Trekkers Tarven Cottages, a Midrange Lodge (Fullboard - Lodging, Breakfast, Dinner and Breakfast.)
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Stop At: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Kanungu, Western Region After an early breakfast, we will head to the Headquarters of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park for an orientation plus meeting the guides as well as separation into the groups basing on which gorilla group you are to be tracking. From there you will set off for your thrilling experience of the Gorillas. Hiking within this mysterious and wonderful forest offers quite a lot to see as you make your way to see the Mountain Gorillas. Look out for additional primates, butterflies, mammals and birds. The trekking will entail thorough climbing before you come face to face with the Mountain Gorillas, watching them only a few meters away. You will see the baby with the mothers, the gorillas partaking their every day routine just right in front of you. Because of tourists like you, we have worked with communities to protect the Gorillas. Our Fair Tourism model supports communities around Buhoma to protect the Gorillas. You will personally see how they are thriving within the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. After trekking, you will go for a tour of the Pygmies community and also have a self-guided birding evening around the premises. Look out for the Black Bee-Eater, Dusky Tit, Brown-capped Warbler, the Yellow-billed and Yellow-spotted Barbets, the African and Black-and-white Shryke-Flycatcher, Common Stonechat, Brown-throated and Chestnut Wattle-eyes, a number of Apalis Species, Equatorial Akalat, Slaty Flycatcher, White-bellied Robin-Chat, the Olive-green and Grey-backed Camaropteras,White-chinned Prinnia, Green Hylia, Short-tailed Warbler, White-tailed Anti-thrush, Cape Wagtail, Grey-capped Warbler, Grauer's Warbler, Grauer's Rush Warbler, White-browed Crombec, the list is long. Duration: 12 hours Meals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner: The tour offers Vegetarian, Vegan, Halal and Regular meals like rice fish, chicken, beef. Accommodation included: Overnight at Trekkers Tarven Cottages, a Midrange Lodge (Fullboard - Lodging, Breakfast, Dinner and Breakfast.)
Day 3: Transfer from Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Pass By: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Kanungu, Western Region After breakfast, Check-out and continue the Uganda Adventure. Or head back to the capital Kampala, with stops in Mbarara for a delicious lunch and then proceed to Kampala or Entebbe bringing this 3 Day Gorilla Trekking Adventure in Uganda to a close. Airport drop-off is free of charge if you are flying out on the last day of the safari. If you have other activities planned, please let us know and we will send you a driver for Airport drop-off at a later date. (Included: Breakfast and Lunch) Meals included: • Breakfast • Lunch: The tour offers Vegetarian, Vegan, Halal and Regular meals like rice fish, chicken, beef. No accommodation included on this day.
Advertisement