3 Days Flying Gorilla Tour to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park
3 Days flying Gorilla Tour to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park which is located in southwestern Uganda. The home of over 630 mountain gorilla, the flight to Bwindi National Park is 2, morning and afternoon flight depending on which you will take.
3 days Uganda gorilla trekking safari offers you an amazing experience in one of the 19 habituated mountain gorilla groups. Besides the Gorillas, you will also have an opportunity to see other primates such as the red-tailed monkeys, chimpanzees, baboons, black and white Colobus monkeys among others.
Pick up from your hotel at 6; 00hrs by our driver guide who will brief you on your 3 days flying gorilla trekking safari in Uganda after then he will transfer you to Entebbe airport/Kajjansi airstrip for your morning flight to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest with Aerolink which takes about 1 hour and 10 minutes, that provides quality, beautiful scenery along the way and safe flights within Uganda. Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is located in southwestern Uganda. Upon your arrival to Kihihi airstrip, you will meet with our driver guide who will transfer you to lodge for relaxation which takes about 40 minutes drive. Relax as you prepare for gorilla trekking on the following day.
Dinner and overnight: Gorilla at Forest Camp/Engage Lodge/Buhoma Community Campground
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
The anticipated Bwindi gorilla trekking day–today you meet the gentle giants of the Virunga Mountains. After breakfast, proceed for the morning briefing before enjoying the highlight of the trip- Gorilla trekking, which may last the entire day. We trek through the rainforest and bamboo covered slopes, accompanied by a guide and trackers, in search of a mountain gorilla family.
The walking can sometimes be tough and long, but when you catch a glimpse of the magnificent silverbacks, any discomforts will be quickly forgotten. When sighted, visitors will be guided to within 6 meters from the gorillas, sit around them for a whole hour while gazing into their big round eyes and then after back to the Park headquarters. Thereafter you will be awarded a certificate for participating in gorilla trekking and thus contributing to the conservation of mountain gorillas.
Later in the afternoon, you will take a village walk which will offer you a great chance to see how the people surrounding Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. The walk begins with your tour guide at Buhoma Community Rest Camp and who is resourceful about the community, the walk is worthwhile. It will amaze you how resourceful the local people are as you see and learn their ways and it also a great way to support the local community in a direct way. Dinner and overnight Gorilla at Forest Camp/Engage Lodge/Buhoma Community Campground
DAY 3: Depart from the Gorilla Tracking safari tour
Early breakfast before embarking on our return to Kampala, your driver guide will transfer you in time to the airfield Kihihi to catch your morning or afternoon flight back to Entebbe/Kampala.
End of 3 Days Flying Gorilla Tour in Bwindi National Park
The 3 Days flying Gorilla Tour package includes
- Ground transfers safari Vehicle
- Fuel expenses
- Accommodation while on safari
- Return Flight Fare
- Meals per itinerary while on safari,
- Park entrance fees
- One gorilla permit per person
- Community visit
- Ranger fees
- Lots of fun in the African Sun
3 Days flying Gorilla Tour Excludes; International flights, Personal Travel insurance, Visa Fees, drinks, cigarettes, tips, souvenirs and any other items of personal nature.