4 Days/3 Nights of Bwindi Gorilla Tracking

Safari Overview;-

 

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Entebbe – Transfer to Bwindi by flight

You will be picked from your Entebbe hotel and be transferred to the airport for a flight to Bwindi departing at mid-morning. Arrive at Kihihi Airstrip and be picked by lodge’s guide and transfer you to Bwindi, Buhoma section. This is 1 hour, 30 minutes scenic transfer to the lodge. Arrive in time for lunch.

The afternoon is spent relaxing by the lodge.

Overnight: Mahogany Springs or Buhoma Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

 

Day 2 & 3: Trekking Mountain Gorillas in Bwindi National Park

Another highlight of your safari: a meeting with the gentle giants of Bwindi! Especially hikers will love the tracking in the beautiful ecosystem of the park. It is difficult to foresee how many hours you will hike, it may take 3 to 8 hours. Expect to walk a long distance in steep and muddy conditions, sometimes with rain overhead, before you encounter any gorilla. But it will be worthwhile as you observe them closely while they eat, play and rest. A unique and unforgettable experience!

You will carry packed lunch on this day.

Note:

For conservation purposes, time spent with the gorillas is limited to one hour.

The ranger guide always briefs you on how to behave with these giant apes. After trekking, you will return to the lodge for relaxation.

You will only have 1 track and the other day is spent exploring the community living in the area. Activities include Batwa experience, guided forest walk and a visit to a local school. All these are at extra costs and can be organized by the lodge.

Note: The lodge offers massage services at an extra fee

Overnight: Mahogany Springs

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

 

Day 4: Bwindi – Transfer to Entebbe by flight

After breakfast, transfer to Kihihi for your flight back to Entebbe.  Flight departs at 9.45a.m. to arrive at 11.25a.m. Connect with afternoon flight to Nairobi.

Meals: Breakfast

Rate: Depends on your month of travel

 

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