3 Days Flying – Gorilla Adventure
African Pearl Safaris presents to you our 3 days flying Safari to the land of Gorillas, with the recent introduction of Aelolink Uganda. Accessibility to Bwindi is made easier. In just 2 hours, you are in Bwindi the home of Gorillas. You can choose to depart with a morning flight that leaves at 0830am or depart with an afternoon flight at 1230.
Returning can be by 1055 arriving 1155 using a morning scheduled flight, the other returning flight in the afternoon is at 1405 arriving 1555. A much relaxed Gorilla Adventure with African Pearl Safaris.
Please Note: One way ticket is at US$ 260.00 per person
Day 1: Entebbe-Bwindi
Our guide/driver picks you at from your hotel or place of residence in Kampala or Entebbe for your transfer to Entebbe International Airports to catch up with a scheduled flight to Bwindi. You can choose to go with a morning flight or with the afternoon flight. You will enjoy the Ariel view of the beautiful changing Landscape. The flight is only for 2 hours o the lushest highland rain forest on earth, filled with primates and exotic birds, valleys, hilltops and papyrus swamps. On your arrival to either Kihihi or Kisoro Airstrip, you will be transferred with our vehicle to you Lodge. Dinner and overnight stay at either Buhoma Lodge/Mahogany Springs (Lodge facility) or Buhoma community Bandas/Bwindi View Lodge Budget facility) Meal plan: Lunch and Dinner
Day 2: Bwindi Gorilla Trekking
Begin the day with breakfast ready for trekking, which begins at 8:00 am with a briefing from the UWA staff. Ensure to carry along with you rain jacket, drinking water, snacks, jungle boots etc The guides will lead you inside the jungle 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 its well worth the effort. The afternoon is spent on a village walk.
The Buhoma Village Walkgives you a great opportunity to see how the people surrounding Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. It also is a great way to support the local community in a direct way. The Walk begins with your guide at Buhoma Community Rest Camp and is most informative, rewarding to the average visitor. It will amaze you how resourceful the local people are as you see and learn their ways. Dinner and overnight stay at either Buhoma Lodge/Mahogany Springs (Lodge facility) or Buhoma community Bandas / Bwindi View Lodge Budget facility) Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 3: Bwindi to the Airstrip fly back to Entebbe
You have 2 flight options returning from Bwindi, you may choose to catch up a morning flight at 1055 arriving Entebbe 1155 or with the afternoon flight departing Bwindi at 1405 arriving 1505 to Entebbe. Whatever you choose our guide will be ready to transfer you to the Airstrip to catch up your return flight from Bwindi to Entebbe. End of service Meal plan: Breakfast
The safari package includes
Ground transfers by 4 WD safari van
Accommodation while on safari
Return Flight fare
Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) while on safari,
1 soft drink per meal i.e. a soda or mineral water at/during lunch and dinner,
Park entrance fees
One gorilla permit per person
Lots of fun in the African Sun
Excluded in the 3 day Flying Gorilla Safari are:
International flights, Accommodation in Kampala (day prior to safari departure and on return from the safari), Personal Travel insurance, Visa Fees, drinks, cigarettes, tips, souvenirs and any other items of personal nature.