On this 3 Day Gorilla tour in Uganda gives you an opportunity of trekking gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park a world heritage site in Uganda. This safari starts and ends in Uganda,it includes one permit of worth $600 per person. This gorilla safari destination is positioned in the south west Uganda.
Day one: Kampala to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Depart from Kampala early in the morning for Bwindi Impenetrable Forest to enjoy mountain gorillas trekking, stopover at Kayabwe at the Uganda Equator for amazing photos and lunch stop at Igongo cultural Center. Arrive at your accommodation in the late afternoon where you will check in Mahogany Lodge (luxury), Buhoma Haven Lodge (mid-range), and Buhoma Community Rest Camp (Budget).
Day Two: Gorilla trekking safari
Have an early morning breakfast ready with your hiking boots, rain gears, sun glasses, skin repellent, a hut, lunch box and drinking water, proceed to the park headquarters for briefing about the gorilla rules and the forest. The rangers will then accompany you to the starting point of your trek to search for the gentle giants. The en-counter tends to take 2 to 8 hours depending on the gorilla movements and one hour is availed to you to have a direct touch with the gorillas. Trekking can involve some rigorous climbing and hiking but then you face with these powerful gentle giants of the forest, all the fatigue is gone, observing them for an hour just a few meters from you is a great experience of a lifetime. Mountain gorillas are always welcoming with silverback beating a little of his chest to demonstrate his might and also welcoming to you to the group. The young gorillas are very playful and are at times not aware of the 7m rule thus can try to draw closer to even touching on your body. After your one hour with gorillas, return to the starting point and connect to your lodge for relaxation. In the evening visit the Batwa that live around the park. They have magical songs and dancing styles definitely make you evening colourful.
Day Three: Bwindi to Kampala
After breakfast return to Kampala for your flight back home.
The package includes
Gorilla Trekking Permit $600
Ground transport fee
The package excludes
The following are excluded like Visa, luxury drinks, cigarettes, tips, Air ticket among other expenses not included in the package.