On this short luxury gorilla safari, you fly from Entebbe to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest for an epic gorilla trekking adventure.
- An 1-hour flight between Entebbe and Kisoro airport and marvel at southwestern Uganda’s rugged landscape views from the plane’s window.
- Traditional dug-out canoe rides across Lake Mutanda and walks through remote villages and terraced gardens for an authentic African off-the-beaten-path experience.
- Spend three luxurious nights at the idyllic Nkuringo Bwindi Gorilla Lodge, nestled in trees and beautiful gardens on a ridge with incredible views over Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, the rugged frontier region, and across the entire Virunga Mountains chain. The bush lodge has excellent guest services and a gourmet selection.
- With the visitor center a five-minute walk away, trek into the impenetrable jungle with local guides and porters to meet a family of mountain gorillas and spend one precious hour observing their basic cultures.
- Meet the native Batwa forest people, learn about their ancient forest cultures, listen to their tales, and dance to their tunes.
- Accommodation in luxury lodges and meals as indicated in itinerary
- 1 gorilla trekking permit ($800)
- Return domestic flight between Kisoro Airport (Bwindi) and Entebbe International Airport
- All excursions and activities as indicated in the itinerary under the supervision of a professional English-speaking guide.
- Ground transport and transfers in a 4x4 Custom Safari Landcruiser
- AMREF Evacuation Insurance cover
- Government taxes
- Travel insurance
- International flights
- Visa fees and processing
- Extra activities and meals not indicated in the itinerary
- Extra luggage on domestic flights
- Service tips, gratuities, souvenirs, and snacks
- Accommodation after the end of the trip
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