Uganda safari Highlights
The 4 day Uganda gorilla safari offers a great opportunity to track the mountain gorillas twice in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest or Mgahinga National Park. You have an opportunity to track different gorilla families and compare the experience. On request, we can organize a 4 day gorilla safari with 2 gorilla treks in Rwanda and Uganda combined. Below is a day by day detailed itinerary;
Itinerary for 4 Day Uganda Safari with 2 Gorilla treks
Day 1: Hit the road to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Home of Mountain Gorillas
In the morning, we shall meet at your Hotel in Kampala / Entebbe, or meet at the airport on arrival, briefing about the 4 day gorilla safari and thereafter transfer to western Uganda via Masaka-Mbarara high way, stopover at the equator for an informative talk, coffee and life time memory photos, lunch en-route at igongo cultural center or at Agip Motel in Mbarara town. After all those experiences and refreshment, drive to the impenetrable forest via amazing stunning banana plantations, Ankole long horned cattle and other vegetation with view of panoramic scenery that beautify the Kigezi region into the “Switzerland of Africa”. Check in your lodge for your dinner and overnight; Buhoma Community Rest Camp / Gorilla Mist Camp / Wagtail Eco Camp / Gift of Nature Lodge / Nkuringo Gorilla Camp / Nshongi Gorilla Resort.
Day2: Gorilla Tracking Experience in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
Heavy breakfast followed by transfer to the park headquarters for briefing from the park officials about gorilla tracking experience. After enter into the jungle to search the shy mountain gorillas in their natural habitat, when you encounter the great apes relax and experience them for your one hour entitled to spend viewing their life style. This experience can be half or full day depending on the primates movement in this tropical forest. Carry yourself the hiking shoes, hut, insect repellent, sun screen, rain gears, packed lunch, mineral water, snacks and other requirement may be needed once in the tropical rain forest. Return to lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Second Gorilla Trekking Adventure, Bwindi National Park
This is another day for second gorilla trekking experience in bwindi National Park! It is always more rewarding to visit a different gorilla family from the previous day. Return to your lodge for lunch, refreshment and transfer to Lake bunyonyi, a lava dammed beautiful lake of wonders in Kabale, dinner and overnight at Bird Nest Resort, Arcadia cottages or Byoona Amagala Island.
Day 4: Departure
Breakfast and hit the road back to Kampala with lunch in Mbarara town, arrive in Kampala late afternoon or early evening and our guide will transfer you to the airport to board your home flight.
End of the safari