Day 1: Pick up from Kampala and transfer to Bwindi forest
Our guide will pick you at your hotel after breakfast, and then depart from Entebbe\Kampala by road and head southwest to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. Have a stopover for some informative talk and a splendid photographic opportunity at the Equator and then continue to Mbarara town for Lunch. Travel through the rolling green hills of Banana and Tea plantations and head to the National Park. Dinner and overnight at choice of accommodation
Drive Time: 8 – 10 hours
Meal Plan: Lunch and Dinner
Accommodation Options: (depends on room availability and gorilla permit allocation at time of booking)
Budget: Buhoma Community Camp / Gorilla Valley Lodge.
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking safari
Early morning, breakfast with your packed lunch, you will report to the Park headquarters for the briefing from the park officials. You will trek through thick creepers and undergrowth with your guides to find the Gorillas, which can take you half an hour to three quarters of the day. The steeply forested landscape is incredibly dense but crisscrossed by numerous animal trails allowing access to tourists. 1 hour is allowed with the gorillas for photography and observation as they paly, feed and groom. Dinner and overnight as previous night.
Day 3: Transfer back to Kampala
After an early morning breakfast, you will drive back to Kampala\ Entebbe International Airport for your flights out later in the evening. This day is reserved evening flights through Entebbe International airport or a post night to be organised in either Kampala or Entebbe. If you request a post – night, please let us know in advance.
End of safari.