Gorilla Trekking in Uganda
On your 6 Day Gorilla Trekking in Uganda Tour enjoy one of the most dramatic, thrilling and poignant experiences possible. Nothing can prepare you for that first encounter with a full grown silverback gorilla, up to three times the size of a man, yet remarkably peaceful and tolerant of human visitors. We offer a range of scheduled and private trips to visit the gorillas, either by road, or by air from Entebbe.
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Day 1: Arrive Entebbe
Arrive in Entebbe and check-in to your hotel.
Day 2: Bwindi National Park
This morning you will be transferred to Entebbe Airport for your flight to Kihihi.
On arrival at Kihihi Airstrip you will be met and transferred to Bwindi National Park. This afternoon an optional community visit (at additional expense) may be done.
Day 3: Bwindi National Park
Today set off on your Uganda gorilla tracking adventure in the Bwindi Impenetrable National Forest Reserve – home to half of the world’s total mountain gorilla population. While trekking through the dense forest you’ll have the opportunity to view the mountain gorillas in their natural habitat. Looking deep into the expressive brown eyes of the Gentle Giants of the park surely is the most exciting and poignant wildlife encounter that Africa has to offer. After this captivating and unforgettable experience, you will head back to your lodge.
GORILLA TRACKING: Gorilla trekking in Uganda can be strenuous. The journey, through dense foliage and up steep climbs, is abundantly rewarded with the once in a lifetime experience of viewing mountain gorillas in their natural habitat. You will have an opportunity to be within metres of these magnificent Uganda gorillas, sharing in their daily lives and experiencing their day-to-day activities. Mountain gorillas are extremely rare with only an estimated 850 remaining in the wild and gorilla trekking in Uganda is an experience you won’t easily forget!
Day 4: Bwindi National Park
Today you will have the option to do a forest walk, community walk or a second trek with pre-purchased permits.
Day 5: Queen Elizabeth National Park
Today you drive to the southern Ishasha sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park – Uganda’s oldest park. On arrival enjoy an afternoon game drive, hoping to spot tree climbing lion, plus a myriad of other species in this beautiful park.
Hotel: Ishasha Wilderness Camp
Day 6: End of Gorilla Trekking in Uganda
This morning you will depart to Kihihi Airstrip for flight to Entebbe.
|2020 Dates & Prices||Twin Share||Solo Traveller|
|01 January - 29 February:||$5,440.00||$6,345.00|
|01 March - 31 March:||$5,295.00||$6,095.00|
|01 April - 31 May:||$5,190.00||$5,935.00|
|01 June - 30 June:||$5,295.00||$6,095.00|
|01 July - 30 September:||$5,440.00||$6,345.00|
|01 October - 31 October:||$5,295.00||$6,095.00|
|01 November - 15 December:||$5,190.00||$5,935.00|
|Meals:||5 Breakfasts, 4 Lunches, 4 Dinners|
|Transport:||4x4 Safari Vehicle|
|Flight:||Air Ticket: Entebbe - Bwindi National Park / Queen Elizabeth National Park - Entebbe|
|Accommodation:||5 nights Game Lodges / Tented Camps|
|Guide:||English Speaking Driver / Guide|
|Entrance Fees & Touring:||Entrance Fees & Activities as per itinerary|
|Gorilla Permit:||Price excludes Gorilla permit US$600 per person per trek and is subject to change.|
* Tour departure dates are subject to availability at time of booking.
* Prices and itinerary are correct at time of publication and are subject to change without notice.