Bwindi Gorilla Trekking 3 Day Uganda Safari

Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is a natural World Heritage Site situated in the South-western part of Uganda. The impenetrable forest harbors more than half of the world's population of mountain gorillas, a fact that makes it a prime gorilla tracking tours destination. This 3 day mountain gorilla trekking safari is aimed at giving you an opportunity to encounter one of the most prized primate species in the whole world in there natural habitat.

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  • What's included :
    • 2x Breakfast
    • 2x Dinner
    • 3x Lunch
    • Accommodation included: 2 nights
    What's excluded :

    • Day 1: Leave Kampala for Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

      Stop At: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Western Region
      In the morning, a professional driver – guide will pick you from whichever location you deem convenient in Kampala. After a briefing on how your 3 days Uganda budget gorilla trekking tours excursion will go, you will embark on a drive to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Your driver will make a brief stop at the equator to allow you time for taking photos, having refreshments and visiting the traditional crafts shops in the area. A gorilla tours safari to Bwindi is incomplete without visiting the equator en-route.

      You will then continue with your drive, making your next stop in Mbarara town where you will have a savory lunch comprising of local delicacies. You will have a chance to see the long-horned cattle in Mbarara, the rolling hills, the terraced landscapes and the panoramic view of the beautiful Kabale region in the Western Uganda. You will then continue to Bwindi and arrive at the site in the late evening and will check in for a good night’s sleep.
      Duration: 8 minutes

      Meals included:
      • Lunch
      • Dinner
      Accommodation included: Ruhija Gorilla Friends Resort located just outside Bwindi NP

      Day 2: Gorilla trekking in Bwindi and Batwa Trail

      Stop At: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Western Region
      After breakfast, your day’s budget gorilla trekking tours excursion will begin when you report at the park headquarters for a briefing on the gorilla tracking etiquette. The trained and experienced park rangers will tell you the dos and don’ts for a successful mountain gorilla tracking tour. It is after this meeting that you will transfer to the Impenetrable forest commencing a 30 minutes – 8 hours hike in quest for the prized mountain gorillas. The trek involves hiking up and down slippery slopes in dense mist-covered vegetation. The quest is a bit strenuous but highly gratifying. When you stand face to face with the potent creatures, you will know the trek was worthwhile.

      After an hour or more of taking photographs and observing the habituated gorillas, their behavioral patterns; how they bond and relate with each other, you will return to your lodging where you will have an optional activity to encounter with the native Batwa - Bakiga who will present a cultural performance.
      Duration: 8 hours

      Meals included:
      • Breakfast
      • Lunch
      • Dinner
      Accommodation included: Ruhija Gorilla Friends Resort located just outside Bwindi NP

      Day 3: The tour ends with a return to Kampala

      Stop At: Entebbe, Entebbe, Central Region
      On the last day of your Uganda budget gorilla trekking tours safari in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, you will have breakfast and then embark on a drive back to Kampala – Uganda’s capital. If you did not visit Igongo Cultural Center on the first day when your guide was driving to Bwindi, you will make a brief stop at the center for you to see the eye-catching crafts and traditional handiwork, you could even purchase a souvenir to remind you of your safari adventure in the Pearl of Africa.

      You will arrive at Kampala in the late evening marking the end of your 3 days budget Bwindi gorilla trekking tours safari adventure.
      Duration: 8 hours

      Meals included:
      • Breakfast
      • Lunch
      No accommodation included on this day.
    • Departure Point :
      Kampala, Uganda
      Traveler pickup is offeredAirports
      • Entebbe Airport, Entebbe Uganda
      Departure Time :
      Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 11/16/2019 - 11/1/2021
      Monday:12:00 AM - 12:00 PM
      Tuesday:12:30 AM - 12:00 PM
      Wednesday:12:00 AM - 12:00 PM
      Thursday:12:00 AM - 12:00 PM
      Friday:12:00 AM - 12:00 PM
      Saturday:12:00 AM - 12:00 PM
      Sunday:12:00 AM - 12:00 PM
      Return Detail :
      Returns to original departure point
      Hotel Pickup :
      • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
      • Not wheelchair accessible
      • Near public transportation
      • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
      • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
      • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
      • Most travelers can participate
      • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
      • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
      • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • 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 ATP Tours

    Activity ID: V-216287P3

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