4 Days Uganda Gorilla Trek in Bwindi with Batwa Pygmies community visit

    Safari Overview
    Track the Uganda mountain gorillas  Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and visit the Batwa pygmies, the original inhabitants of Bwindi who  have shared home with the mountain gorillas for all their life . This gorilla trekking tour package includes  gorilla permits with the best Gorilla tracking experiences, book with us the most interesting and popular safaris in Africa as we turn your dream holiday to reality.

     

     

     




     

     

    Day 1: Kampala - Bwindi Gorilla impenetrable Park
    The safari begins from Kampala at 7:00am and drive towards western Uganda. A brief stopover at the Equator allows time for photographs. Another stop at Igongo Ankole cultural centre to share and learn about the Ankole culture how it has evolved. Drive to Mbarara for Lunch break at Agip Motel Mbarara. After lunch, proceed to Bwindi. This is the lushest highland rain forest on earth, filled with primates and exotic birds, valleys, hilltops and papyrus swamps. Via the verdant countryside, you will pass traditional homesteads and have panoramic views of the surroundings. Arrive late evening. Dinner and overnight stay at either Ruhija Gorilla Friends Camp/ Buhoma Community Restcamp/ Gorilla Valley Lodge/ Travellers Rest Hotel Kisoro (lower budget)
    Moderate: Gorilla Resort Bwindi/ Silverback Lodge / Gorilla Safari Lodge/ Lake Kitandara Camp
    Up-market: Buhoma Lodge/ Mahogany Lodge/ Rushaga Gorillas Safari Lodge
    Meal plan: Lunch and Dinner

    Day 2: Gorilla Tracking in Bwindi Forest
    Begin the day with breakfast ready for trekking, which begins at 8:00 a.m with a briefing from the UWA staff on how to behave with these endangered mountain Gorillas. Ensure to carry along with you rain jacket, drinking water, snacks, jungle boots etc The guides will lead you inside the  beautiful ecosystem to see the shy Primates for a group you have been booked for. Do not forget to take your lunch boxes and all the necessary gear to track the rare Mountain Gorilla, perhaps one of the most exciting wildlife experiences on earth. The tracking may take between 2 and 6 hours but it’s well worth the effort. Dinner and overnight stay at either Ruhija Gorilla Friends Camp/ Buhoma Community Restcamp/ Gorilla Valley Lodge/ Travellers Rest Hotel Kisoro (lower budget)
    Moderate: Gorilla Resort Bwindi/ Silverback Lodge / Gorilla Safari Lodge/ Lake Kitandara Camp
    Up-market: Buhoma Lodge/ Mahogany Lodge/ Rushaga Gorillas Safari Lodge

     Meal plan: breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    Day 3: Batwa community visit
    Today wake up to a leisurely breakfast and prepare for yetanother adventure around the park as you visit these indigenous natives the Batwa. The Batwa are Uganda’s marginalized people and are view with derision by most of the Ugandan Nationals. The Batwa have lived their lives to current generations by hunting and gathering in the forest. The visit to the Batwa invariably involves songs and a dance demonstration, and once the music begins you can’t help but notice that they project a genuine pride in themselves. You shall then return to the lodge for lunch and also relax. Enjoy your evening at leisure as you prepare yourselves for the next day’s journey back to Kampala. Return to your lodge for dinner and overnight i. Dinner and overnight stay at either Ruhija Gorilla Friends Camp/ Buhoma Community Restcamp/ Gorilla Valley Lodge/ Travellers Rest Hotel Kisoro (lower budget)
    Moderate: Gorilla Resort Bwindi/ Silverback Lodge / Gorilla Safari Lodge/ Lake Kitandara Camp
    Up-market: Buhoma Lodge/ Mahogany Lodge/ Rushaga Gorillas Safari Lodge


    Day 4: Bwindi-Kampala/Entebbe

    After breakfast return to Kampala, then Entebbe International Airport, with lunch enroute before your evening departure flight home. End of Gorilla Uganda safari.

     The safari package includes:
    Transportation by a 4wd fuelled vehicle
    Accommodation and meals as per the itinerary
    Enroute lunches
    2 Gorilla permit per person to be secured and paid for well in advance
    Park fees
    Services on an English speaking driver/guide.
    En-route lunch

    However, the package excludes expenses of personal nature like: Visa, drinks, laundry, tips to local guides, telephone, porter fee while trekking, personal insurance, and tobacco.