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3 DAYS MOUNTAIN GORILLA TRACKING IN BWINDI

Overview:

Mountain Gorillas are some of the world’s most endangered species with about 1000 individuals remaining in the wilds of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and the Virunga Massif. Bwindi only is home to nearly half of the remaining Gorilla population and it is one of Uganda’s Premier destination, located in the southwestern part of the country and recognized by UNESCO as a world heritage site.

The park covers an area of about 321sq.km with an altitude of 1160 to 2607metres above sea level; it is characterized by tangled vegetation, steep slippery valleys and high-draughty ridges. It’s challenging terrain and chilly weather makes tracking these sought after individuals just epic. On this safari you will trek the misty ranges of Bwindi looking out for these great Apes.

Details

Note: On your day of arrival, you will be met and received by our guide at Entebbe International Airport and be transferred to your overnight accommodation in Kampala. O/N: Sheraton Hotel /Cassia lodge/ Speke Hotel; Bed & Breakfast

Day 01. Departure from Kampala to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park [Approximately 9hours]

Begin with a hearty breakfast at your overnight accommodation, meet with your guide here and later embark on a drive to the south western part of the country. On this drive break off en-route in Kayabwe at the Equator-00 latitude for a simple trip and snap shots; continue with the journey and breakoff again in Mbarara for Lunch. Proceed with the beautiful drive in this lush countryside through the famous terraced highlands of Kigezi as you approach the park. On arrival, head to the lodge, check-in for dinner and overnight stay.

Meal Plan: Half Board [HB]. Overnight [O/N]: Mahogany Springs lodge (Luxury) or Silverback (midrange) or Buhoma Haven lodge  (Basic).

Day 02. Tracking the Gorillas in Bwindi

Start with an early breakfast at the lodge, the guide helps you carry your lunchboxes to the car then proceed to the park reception area for registration at 7:30am, receive briefing from the ranger guide and later enter the forest to track the Gorillas. This activity can last just a few hours or throughout the day depending on the Gorilla movements. An hour is availed to you once you find them and later retreat to the start point, head to the lodge for dinner and relaxation.

Meal Plan: Full Board [FB]. O/N: Mahogany Springs lodge [luxury] or Silverback lodge [midrange] or Buhoma Haven lodge [Basic]

Day 03: Transfer back to Kampala or Entebbe.

After breakfast, embark on this long day drive from Bwindi rewarding you with beautiful view of Kigezi Highlands as you proceed from the Southwestern part of the country.

Optional; En-route you can break-off at Igongo cultural center for a taste of Ankole culture. Lunch will also be en-route and then continue back to Kampala, be dropped off at the hotel or transferred back to the Airport for your flight. Meal Plan: Breakfast and Lunch. End of Safari

 

Rate Inclusion

Park entrance fees, Gorilla Permit per person, Professional English Speaking guide/driver, Ground Transportation, Round trip Airport or Hotel transfers, Drinking water [mineral] in the car.

Rate Exclusions

Visa fees (visa can be arranged on request), Pre and Post Tour Accommodation [can be arranged on request], Airline ticket [arranged on request], Tips, Gratuities and expenses of personal nature, All activities labeled as optional, Foods and beverages outside the meal plan, Travel insurance (arranged upon request).

 

Luxury 2556 2020 1886 1811 1762 1729 1697 1675
Rates are Per Person (P/P) in USD    1Pax  2Pax  3Pax  4Pax  5Pax  6Pax  7Pax  8Pax
Budget 1751 1361 1254 1201 1171 1126 1104 1083
Mid-range 2095 1565 1445 1386 1352 1308 1296 1276

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