Gorilla Trekking Safari in Uganda

Embark on an unforgettable adventure through mist-covered mountain slopes, seeking captivating moments observing families of mountain gorillas. This enchanting experience unfolds in the heart of the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, a designated World Heritage Site. Track these remarkable primates within the dense foliage, rewarded with exhilarating encounters that unveil their intricate social dynamics. Traverse bamboo forests and thickets along steep ridges, marveling at the ecological uniqueness and secluded natural beauty of this mountain sanctuary.

Tour Details

Start: Entebbe
End: Entebbe
Tour Duration: 5 (days)
min guest: 2
Avaiable from: 2024-01-24
Avaiable To: 2026-12-31
Amount: N$ 130000

Tour Information

Day 1 - Entebbe

Upon your arrival at Entebbe International Airport, a representative will greet you and escort you via private vehicle to Hotel No 5. Kampala, Uganda's vibrant capital, showcases the nation's flourishing economy through modern streets, an array of restaurants, entertainment hubs, and upscale hotels. This bustling city, seated on the wetlands once favored by King Mutesa I for hunting, boasts seven beautiful hills and preserves the historical palace of the 13th-century Buganda Kingdom. Kampala also houses remarkable tombs, mosques, and cathedrals, echoing its rich cultural heritage. Entebbe, a lively town, serves as a bridge between the capital and the international airport, nestled on Lake Victoria's shores. With its serene ambiance, friendly atmosphere, and cozy accommodations, it offers an ideal stopover for travelers embarking on or returning from a Ugandan safari.

Day 2 | 3 | 4 - Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

Embark on a scheduled flight from Entebbe Airport to Bwindi, where you'll trek into the forest for an incredible encounter with a Mountain gorilla family. Bwindi Impenetrable National Park hosts roughly half of the world's total gorilla population, making this experience truly unique. While the trek can be challenging, the sight of a majestic silverback and his family makes every step worthwhile. Once sighted, visitors enjoy an hour with the gorillas before returning. For bird enthusiasts, a guided 2-3 hour birdwatching excursion reveals the park's diverse avian residents. Venture on a 3-hour journey to witness the breathtaking Munyaga Waterfall, and immerse yourself in the culture of the Batwa tribe during a full-day adventure. Visit a Batwa settlement to observe daily life, watch meal preparations, and engage with medicine men to learn about the forest's medicinal plants.

Day 5 - Entebbe International Airport

Following a delightful breakfast, you'll be transported to the airstrip for your scheduled light aircraft flight to Entebbe. Upon your arrival at Entebbe Airport, arrangements will be made for your transfer to your international flight.