3 Day Gorilla Safari in Uganda
Day 1 – Meet and greet at Entebbe Airport
Private transfer to Bwindi the home of the mountain gorillas, spend a night at one of the hotels or lodges, based on your budget.
Day 2 – Gorilla Trekking Bwindi National Park
Wake up early morning, after breakfast, trek through the impenetrable forests in search for the mountain gorillas.
Day 3 – Private transfer back to Kampala
Enjoy a city tour of one of the friendliest African capitals before returning to the airport
and your onward flight.
3 Days Uganda Safari with Chimps
DAY 1: TO KIBALE NATIONAL PARK TEA PLANTATION/FACTORY
Depart for Kibale National Park 5 hrs drive away and home to an estimated 1000 chimpanzees. This park is most noted for its primates population, it protects a well studied habituated population of Common Chimpanzee, as well as several species of Central African monkey including the red – tailed monkey, chimpanzees, olive baboons, black and white colobus, Uganda Mangabey, and L’Hoest’s Monkey.
En route stop in Fort Portal the heartland of the verdant tea-growing area with a great history dating back to the colonial times.
Overnight Primates Lodge
(B, L, D)
DAY 2: CHIMPANZEE TREK BIGODI SWAMP WALK
Today you will have the opportunity to track chimpanzee that leaves Kanyanchu at 8:00am. The forest walk will expect to take 2 to 3 hrs where you will follow chimpanzees, meet up with them as they go about with their daily activities and watch them for an hour.
After lunch, you will do a swamp walk at Bigodi Wetland Sanctuary, which is probably better for general monkey viewing and one of the finest birding trails in the country. Overnight Primates Lodge.
(B, L, D)
Day 3: TO ENTEBBE NGAMBA BOAT EXCURSION
Transfer to Entebbe 5 hrs drive and take a boat cruise to Ngamba Island chimpanzee sanctuary 45 minutes ride. At the Island you, will view chimpanzees during the afternoon feeding session from a raised plat form and understand why these are our closest cousins! Return to the main land by speed boat. End of safari.
End of 3 Day safari in Uganda.
3 Days Uganda Safari with Gorillas (luxury tour)
Day 1: Charter To Bwindi
A short flight from Entebbe takes you to Bwindi National Park, home to the endangered Mountain Gorillas. On arrival at the airstrip either (Kayonza or Kisoro – depending where your holding permits for), you will transferred where you will relax and wait on for a hot lunch.
In the afternoon you can opt to go for a community walk – visiting the community farm land, local school, hospital, African medicine man and a local brewer or forest walk in search for forest birds and different tree species in the company of a guide to start off your stay at Bwindi. Overnight Buhoma or similar
Day 2: Gorilla Safari Bwindi Uganda
Today you will be required be up early for breakfast before you head on to Uganda Wildlife Authority headquarters for a pre trek briefing, which lasts for about 10 – 20 minutes. You’ll join up with other visitors to make a total of 8 persons per group as required by policy per each gorilla group/family. Tracking gorillas is un-predictable and can be very strenuous due to the hilly terrain. We encourage for your own enjoyment to make sure that you are relatively fit and healthy. On average trekking can take from 2 – 4 hrs, viewing Gorillas is strictly for an hour before you return to the Lodge. We recommend you take at least 2 liters of water each, packed lunch and a porter. Overnight Buhoma, FB
(B, L, D)
Day 3: Charter To Entebbe / Kampala
After breakfast you will be transferred to the airstrip and if the weather permits you will be chartered to Entebbe.