4 Days Gorilla Trekking Safari in Uganda
Your 4 Days Gorilla Trekking Safari in Uganda will give a total wild trekking experience in the thick impenetrable forest of Bwindi Impenetrable NP, which is one of the hot spot to trek the gorillas, know for harboring half of the word famous mountain gorillas. The safari will also give you a taste of the community experience and opportunity to visit the Kigali genocide memorial grounds were over 250000 Rwandese who suffered the genocide incidence were buried. You will also be able to visit Lake Bunyonyi, known for having numerous islands which is worth a boat ride on a local canoe. Book Now
Day 1: Visit Kigali genocide memorial & transfer to Bwindi: Travel time +5 hrs
Today after taking your early morning breakfast, you will be picked by our company driver guide who will brief you shortly about the tour at your lodge and drive to visit the Kigali genocide memorial grounds, which honors the memory of the more than one million Rwandans killed in 1994 through education and peace-building. You will be able to watch and listen to some short video clips from some of the survivors’ of the incident. Later you will proceed with a drive to Bwindi through the magnificent route to your booked accommodation to catch up with the late lunch and later spend the rest of the afternoon relax and prepare for the next day’s trekking. Diner and overnight at Gorilla Safari lodge (luxury lodge) or Engagi lodge/Silverback Lodge (Mid-range lodge), Broadbill Forest Camp (Economy lodge). Meal plan: Full-Board.
Day 2: Gorilla trekking & community walk visit.
Early morning cup of coffee, then prepare for the briefing from the Uganda wildlife officials and thereafter enter the jungle to search the shy mountain gorillas and enjoy their life style in their real home. After meeting the gorillas, you can sit around these great apes for a whole hour gazing into their big round eyes. On a gorilla safari, a reasonable degree of fitness is required as well as walking shoes, packed food and mineral water, insect repellent, sun screen and hut. The gorilla tracking experience takes half or whole day depending on the movement of these primates. After this gorilla tracking experience in Uganda you will have informative memorable experience in life. In the afternoon, ready for a village foot safari, to explore the indigenous local life with a taste of the traditional performance. Diner and overnight at Gorilla Safari lodge (luxury lodge) or Engagi lodge/Silverback Lodge (Mid-range lodge), Broadbill Forest Camp (Economy lodge). Meal plan: Full-Board.
Day 3: Transfer to Lake Bunyonyi.
Today upon getting done with your relaxed morning breakfast, you will be transferred to Lake Bunyonyi for a canoe ride to explore the numerous islands of L. Bunyonyi, which are habitat to numerous bird species and later return back to your booked accommodation; you will spend the rest of the day relaxing at your hotel. Diner and overnight at Gorilla Safari lodge (luxury lodge) or Bird Nest Resort (Mid-range lodge), Buyonyi Safari Lodge(Economy lodge). Meal plan: Full-Board.
Day 4: Bwindi – Kigali (Travel Time +5hrs)
Early morning breakfast and short sightseeing experience for photography. Thereafter embark to your our safari vehicle and drive back to Kigali, have lunch and later transferred to the airport to catch up with your flight.
End of the 4 Days Gorilla Trekking Safari in Uganda.
This 4 Days Gorilla Trekking Safari in Uganda package includes.
Transportation in a 4×4 safari vehicle
Accommodation and meals as per itinerary
Gorilla permits ($600), one per person to be paid in advance
Driver guide allowances
Visit to Kigali genocide memorial ground
Community foot safari
Services of English speaking driver/guide.
1 liter bottle of mineral water per day per person during safari
The 4 Days Gorilla Trekking Safari in Uganda package excludes expenses of personal nature like: Air fare, Visa, drinks, laundry, tips to local guides, telephone, porter fee while trekking, personal insurance, personal shopping bills and cigars.