Our 4 Days Gorilla Trekking Bwindi and Chimpanzee Tracking Kibale tour takes you to take part in tracking Mountain Gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park and Chimpanzees in Kibale Forest National Park. Contact us for tips for tracking gorillas in Uganda. Visit Uganda on this Bwindi Gorilla Tracking Safari and be sure to encounter these primates and so much more of Uganda wildlife.
4 Days Gorilla Trekking Bwindi
Day 1: Kampala – Kibale National Park
Leave Kampala after breakfast for the fascinating drive through papyrus swamps and thick jungle of the Nile Delta to Kibale National Park just under the Rwenzori Mountains. Afternoon guided walk in the crater lakes area of the park for outstanding cultural visit. Meals and over night at Mountains of the Moon Hotel (Lodge facility) or Chimps Nest (Budget facility). A stunning location overlooking a dramatic Crater Lake and the fabled “Mountains of the Moon”. Meal plan: (L,D)
Day 2: Chimpanzee Trekking Kibale Forest National Park – Bwindi Forest
Half day search of chimpanzee and 10 other primate including phoestes, red Colobus, blues, and red tailed and grey cheeked mangabey.
The guide will provide detailed explanations, not only on primates, but also on all the forest fauna and flora and will ensure that your walk is both informative and enjoyable. This walk is excellent for viewing bird life and seeing primates at close quarters.
After lunch, proceed to Bwindi via Queen Elizabeth National Park and here you may spot many wildlife including Elephants, Buffaloes, among others. This is the lushest highland rain forest on earth, filled with primates and exotic birds, valleys, hilltops and papyrus swamps. Meals and overnight at Buhoma Lodge/Mahogany springs/Engagi Lodge (lodge facility) or Buhoma Community Bandas/Bwindi View Bandas (Budget facility) Meal plan Lunch and Dinner
Day 3: 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 Walk gives 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 Buhoma Lodge, Mahogany Springs Lodge (Lodge facility) or Buhoma community Bandas (Budget facility) Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 4: Bwindi Forest – Kampala / Entebbe
Return to Kampala, then Entebbe, with lunch enroute withstopover at Igongo cultural centre to explore the life style of the Ankole and Bahima, thereafter proceed at the Equator Uganda before your evening departures home. Meal plan: (B, L) End of services.
The 4 Days Gorilla Trekking Bwindi Safari Package includes:
- Transportation by a 4 x 4 station wagon.
- One Gorilla permit per person.
- One Chimpanzee permit in Kibale.
- Community walks Bwindi.
- Accommodation and meals as per the Itinerary.
- Igongo cultural visit.
- Park fees.
- Driver/guide subsistence allowance.
- En route lunches.
- Ranger guide fees.
- Airport transfers on return if you wish to.