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 lifetime memory photos, lunch en-route at Igongo cultural center or at Agip Motel in Mbarara town. After all those experiences and refreshments, drive to the impenetrable forest via amazing stunning banana plantations, Ankole long-horned cattle, and other vegetation with a view of panoramic scenery that beautifies 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 / Broadbill Forest Camp / Nkuringo Gorilla Camp.
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 entering into the jungle to search the shy mountain gorillas in their natural habitat, when you encounter the great apes relax and experience them for one hour entitled to spend viewing their lifestyle. 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, sunscreen, rain gear, packed lunch, mineral water, snacks, and other requirements that may be needed once in the tropical rain forest. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Second Gorilla Trekking Adventure, Bwindi National Park
This is another day for the 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