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3 Days Gorilla Trekking Bwindi Tour

3 Days Gorilla Trekking Bwindi Tour Uganda

The 3 days gorilla trekking Bwindi tour provides the best wildlife encounter with the endangered mountain gorillas in their natural habitat. Your gorilla trekking safari destination will be Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in southwestern Uganda, a haven to half of all the 1063 mountain gorillas and 20 habituated gorilla group families.

Bwindi Impenetrable National Park also host variety of other species including an estimate of 310 butterfly species, 350 bird species, chimpanzees, 200 species trees and a lot more. Your 3 days gorilla trekking Bwindi tour will include 2 night plus meals. It will commence and end in Kampala/Entebbe.

Trip activities to do on 3 days gorilla trekking Bwindi tour

  • Gorilla trekking
  • Batwa cultural experience
  • Stop visit at Uganda Equator crossing
Mountain Gorilla-3 days gorilla trekking Bwindi tour

Brief itinerary of your 3 days gorilla trekking Bwindi tour

Day 1: Drive from Kampala to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Day 2: Gorilla trekking in Bwindi and Batwa cultural experience

Day 3: Return to Kampala/Entebbe

Detailed itinerary of your 3 days Gorilla Trekking Bwindi Tour

Day 1: Drive from Kampala to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Have breakfast and after, leave Kampala/Entebbe for Bwindi Impenetrable National Park via Masaka-Mbarara city-Kabale route. Your gorilla safari trip takes about 8-9 hours but it lets you enjoy incredible beauty of the countryside rolling hills, stopover at Equator for photography and lunch stop at Igongo cultural center. After lunch stop at Igongo, drive to Bwindi National Park to check in at your gorilla safari lodge for dinner and overnight stay.

Where to stay in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

  • Luxury: Buhoma Lodge/Gorilla Safari Lodge/Chameleon Hill Lodge
  • Mid-range: Gorilla Mist Camp/Rushaga Gorilla Camp/Ichumbi Gorilla Lodge
  • Budget: Gorilla Valley Lodge/Bwindi Forest Lodge/Nshongi Camp

Day 2: Gorilla trekking in Bwindi and Batwa cultural experience

Rise up early in the morning and you will be served breakfast. After, transfer to anyone of the 4 main sectors of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park for briefing about gorilla trekking rules. You and other visitors are expected at the park offices at 7:00am for briefing and to be assigned to a gorilla group. At 8:00am, you will take a hike through Bwindi Impenetrable Forest to look for gorilla group family assigned to you.

The whole trek takes about 2 to 6 hours which also include one hour of photo taking and exploring the general behaviors of mountain gorillas. Retreat from long day trekking and magical encounter with these rare apes. Relax, then you will have afternoon Batwa cultural experience in the Batwa community.

Where to stay in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

  • Luxury: Buhoma Lodge/Gorilla Safari Lodge/Chameleon Hill Lodge
  • Mid-range: Gorilla Mist Camp/Rushaga Gorilla Camp/Ichumbi Gorilla Lodge
  • Budget: Gorilla Valley Lodge/Bwindi Forest Lodge/Nshongi Camp

Day 3: Return to Kampala/Entebbe

Following your morning cup of tea or coffee, check out of your gorilla safari lodge and after, drive back to Kampala/Entebbe.

This is the 3 days gorilla trekking Bwindi tour.

The 3 days gorilla trekking Bwindi tour includes

  • Gorilla trekking permit
  • 4×4 safari van/land cruiser
  • An English-speaking Uganda tour guide
  • Bottled drinking water on gorilla tour
  • 2 nights and meals at a gorilla safari lodge
  • Relevant government taxes

The 3 days gorilla trekking Bwindi tour

  • Tips
  • Laundry services
  • Other drinks
  • Visas
  • Cigarettes
  • Personal insurance
  • Telephone calls
  • Hotel fees after your 3 days gorilla trekking Bwindi tour

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