3 Days Uganda Gorilla Trekking

The 3 days Uganda Gorilla Trekking offers you chance to experience the Bwindi impenetrable forest national park for a memorable mountain gorilla trekking experience. The trip allows you an opportunity to visit Lake Bunyonyi the most attractive and deepest lake in the Pearl of Africa. You will groove on the canoe a ride adventure experience, encounter and greet with the locals in the place and learn more about their lifestyle pattern of life.

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Safari Highlights

Day1: Depart from Kampala to Bwindi Impenetrable forest national park.

Day2: Gorilla trekking experience, Batwa community

Day3: Boat cruise ride on Lake Bunyonyi and transfer bark to Kampala.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Transfer from Kampala to Bwindi impenetrable forest national park

After an early breakfast, meet and greet our company representative and start off for an 8-9 hours’ drive to Bwindi impenetrable National park located in the south western region of Uganda. The park is habitat to almost half of the remaining mountain gorilla’s population in the world. The journey is really long but it gives you an opportunity to explore and enjoy the amazing Pearl of Africa’s landscapes in the suburbs.

As the journey is going on, enjoy a stopover at Igongo cultural Centre or Agip Motel in Mbarara for lunch then proceed your journey to Bwindi forest. When you reach, check in and enjoy dinner plus an overnight stay.

Accommodation option: Budget- Trekkers Tavern cottages or Rushaga gorilla havens lodge.

Midrange– Gorilla Mist Camp or Ichumbi Gorilla Lodge or Rushaga Gorilla camp.

Luxury-Chameleon Hill Lodge, Nkuringo Bwindi Lodge or Mahogany springs Lodge.

Day2: Gorilla Trekking experience and Transfer to Lake Bunyonyi

Enjoy your breakfast and after that, join your driver guide for a drive to the park headquarters for short briefing about the gorilla exercise. You are grouped in groups of 8 people and given a ranger guide depending on a gorilla family to trek. You begin the trekking experience at 8:00am and go through the forest looking for the habituated gorilla groups. It takes about one to eight hours to find a gorilla community.

Hike in the dense steep forested landscape and enjoy meeting other animals that live in this forest. After viewing the gorillas, you are allowed to spend with them some time taking pictures. Watch some young gorillas playing as the gorilla mothers feed their babies; learn more about their behavior and lifestyle in the jungle. Finally head back to the park headquarters after the awesome experience.

You are awarded with a certificate of participation in the trekking activity at the end of the gorilla trekking experience. It is a token of appreciation to you for taking part in the effort of conserving endangered mountain gorillas.

if you still have some time, you can opt to have a simple walk to the Batwa community before you transfer back to Bunyonyi lake which is the deepest and most beautiful lake in the Pearl of Africa having a variety of dotted fascinating islands. Upon arrival, check in for an overnight stay and dinner.

Accommodation options: Budget-Bunyonyi overland camp or crater Bay Cottages.

Midrange: Lake Bunyonyi Eco Resort or Bunyonyi Rock Resort.

Luxury: Arcadia Cottages or Bird nest Bunyonyi

Day3: Canoe/Boat cruise ride on Lake Bunyonyi and Depart for Kampala

Have a delicious breakfast and head out for a boat ride experience on Lake Bunyonyi. Here you get an opportunity to enjoy bird watching adventure as you view numerous islands and meet with the local people. Return back to your lodge and set off to Kampala with a stopover for lunch at Igongo cultural Centre and at then Uganda equator for photography. Your driver guide takes you to your hotel of residence or at the airport to catch up with your planned flight.

End of Trip

Tour inclusive

  • The 3-day Uganda gorilla trekking safari includes
  • Gorilla trekking permit
  • Meals and accommodation
  • Transportations
  • An English professional driver guide
  • All activities as included in the itinerary
  • Driver’s allowances

The safari itinerary is flexible to any changes depending on your interest and how you want to customize your safari. Get in touch with our reservation team for more information or inquiries, delight in your gorilla safari memorable experience in a safari land cruiser vehicle. For bookings, send us an email info@exceptionalugandagorillasafaris.com or call us directly on +256-775630809 or 0784912876 speak to our customer care personnel.

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