3 Days Gorilla Trekking Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park

Bwindi Impenetrable National Park lies in southwestern Uganda on the edge of the Rift Valley. This biologically diverse region also provides shelter to a further 120 mammals, including several primate species such as baboons and chimpanzees, as well as elephants and antelopes. There are around 400 species of birds hosted in this forest, including 23 Albertine Rift endemics.

Visit the Royal making drum village where you meet and interact with the drum makers.
Stopover at the Equator line for photography and refreshments
There is birding in the park where you will see different bird species.
Your will also enjoy culture encounters mostly performed by the Batwa people.

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  • What's included :
    • Accommodation included: 2 nights
    • 2 nights accommodation
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Gorilla Permit
    • Drinking Bottled Water
    • Driver/guide
    • All activities
    • Entry/Admission - Uganda Equator
    • Entry/Admission - Igongo Cultural Centre
    What's excluded :
    • Meals
    • Beverages
    • Tips for drivers/guides

  • Day 1: Travel to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

    Stop At: Uganda Equator, Masaka Road, Kayabwe Uganda
    You will be picked by one of our guide from your hotel after an early morning breakfast and embark on your journey to Bwindi Impenetrable. We shall have a visit to the Royal drum making village to meet and interact with the drum makers, then a stopover at the Equator line for photography.

    Duration: 8 hours

    Stop At: Mbarara, Mbarara, Western Region
    We shall thereafter head to Mbarara town for lunch and later proceed to Bwindi and we will reach late in the afternoon. Check in at the lodge, relax and after dinner shall be served.
    Duration: 4 hours

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: Gorilla Closeup Lodge

    Day 2: Gorilla trekking and community walk-Bwindi Impenetrable forest

    Stop At: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Western Region
    Early breakfast in the morning, after drive to the park headquarters for briefing by the Park rangers about the do’s and don’ts in the park and also here, will be divided into groups of 8 individuals. After this continue and start off the trekking, one of the most endangered animal species as guided by the rangers. You will spend about 1 hour with them, taking photos, watching them feed, play around and also do their day to day activities. But depending on the location and the movement of the gorillas, this activity may take about 2 hours or even 8 hours; also expect to walk longer distances with walking sticks due to the muddy and steep landscape. Later, return to the lodge for lunch and a power nap. In the evening you may decide to visit the Batwa community (native culture in the forest) where you will get exposed to their culture & norms; dance, lifestyle, storytelling and more which is very amazing and unique. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

    Duration: 6 hours

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: Gorilla Closeup Lodge

    Day 3: Travel back to Kampala

    Stop At: Mbarara, Mbarara, Western Region
    Have an early breakfast, check-out of the lodge and embark on our journey back to Kampala. Lunch shall be in Mbarara town.
    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: Igongo Cultural Centre, 16 Km Mbarara-Masaka Road, Mbarara Uganda
    A stop over at Igongo cultural center to visit the historical eclipse monument
    Duration: 2 hours

    Pass By: Kampala, Kampala, Central Region
    Continue to Kampala and you will be dropped off to your hotel/ catch your flight back home.

    No meals included on this day.
    No accommodation included on this day.
  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Our Driver/guide will pick you up from your hotel in Entebbe/KampalaHotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
    Departure Time :
    2/6/2020 - 12/31/2021
    Monday - Sunday:06:00 AM - 06:00 PM
    Return Detail :
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Minimum age is 18 years
    • Adult pricing applies to all travelers
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • Availability for shows cannot be checked without making a booking. Credit cards will only be charged upon confirmation of show availability
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.



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Organised by Ssemambo Alex Tours And Travel Co.Ltd

Activity ID: V-146675P2

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