5 Day Luxury Uganda Gorilla Safari

Places to Visit: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest – Tracking Nkuringo Gorilla Group & Rushaga Gorilla Group

Tour Overview

This 5 Day Luxury Uganda Gorilla Trekking Safari flies you to Bwindi The Impenetrable Forest in Uganda’s mountainous far southwestern tip from Entebbe by flight, where you will have the opportunity to track Mountain Gorillas.

The beauty of this rain forest is spectacular. The area offers a dramatic, steeply forested landscape and is incredibly dense, but crisscrossed by numerous animal trails allowing access to tourists. The thrill of spending time observing these gentle and endangered giants is an awesome, exciting experience to be long savored. Many find it to be a rare and moving opportunity.

Highlights:

  • Discover the stunning aerial view of the southern region of the Pearl of Africa
  • Unforgettable encounter with the Mountain Gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park
  • Meet, explore and learn from the local communities
  • Support sustainable tourism initiatives

Specially created for:

  • Nature lovers
  • Safari aficionados
  • Business class travellers
  • Adventure travellers

Gorilla adventure safari at a glance

  • Day 1:  Arrival in Entebbe and transfer to Hotel/Lodge
  • Day 2: Day 2: – Fly from Entebbe – Kisoro – walking safari and canoe ride B, L, D
  • Day 3: Gorilla tracking Bwindi Impenetrable Forest south sector – Nkuringo Gorilla group B, L, D
  • Day 4: Second gorilla tracking Rushaga Gorilla Group B, L, D
  • Day 5: Fly from Kisoro back to Entebbe B

SAFARI ITINERARY IN DETAIL

Day 1: Arrival Entebbe International Airport

Arrival at Entebbe International Airport, pick up by your drive/ guide then transfer to your accommodation.

  • Accommodation: Protea hotel
  • Meal Plan: Bed & Breakfast

Day 2: Fly from Entebbe – Kisoro – walking safari and canoe ride

Transfer from lake heights hotel to Entebbe International Airport for Aero link flight to Kisoro. The first part takes us through central Uganda. A view of beautiful landscape of mountains, hills with cultivated terraces, tropical rainforest and bamboo forest and the majestic chain of the Virunga Volcanoes. Pick up from Kisoro Airstrip and be transferred to the lodge. In the afternoon proceed to Buniga forest for Batwa cultural experience

  • Accommodation: Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge
  • Meal Plan: Full Board

Day 3: Gorilla tracking Bwindi Impenetrable Forest south sector – Nkuringo Gorilla group

Its’ 100m from Clouds Mountain gorilla lodge to the visitors reception when tracking Nkuringo group southern part of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park Once there you will first receive a briefing and at 8.00am and then start the tracking. Once you have found the gorillas, you will be able to spend an hour with them. Your time in the forest cannot be pre-determined as every day is different from that previous. On your return to your vehicle you will precede directly to Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge. Visit the top of the world in the evening and on a clear day you can see a line of the 5 volcano mountains later retire your day at the lodge.

  • Accommodation: Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge
  • Meal Plan: Full Board

Day 4: Second gorilla tracking Rushaga.

With an early breakfast and packed lunch, transfer to Rushaga sector is located 23 kms from nkuringo Bwindi gorilla lodge. Procced to the park headquarters for briefing before continuing to track the amazing gorillas. Remember each gorilla group has different behaviors so expect something unique from this group. Relax at the lodge as you peruse through the snap shots taken during the previous moments with the gorilla

  • Overnight at Clouds Mountain gorilla lodge
  • Meal plan; Full board

Day 5: Fly from Kisoro – Entebbe

Early in the morning after breakfast you will be transferred to Kisoro Airstrip. Using Aero link at Kisoro Airstrip fly back to Entebbe International and enjoy a day room use Papyrus Guest house, then later transfer to the Airport for your evening departure flight.