3 Days Gorilla Tracking Bwindi Impenetrable Forest Uganda Safari gives us an authentic taste to the world’s ever known Pleistocene jungle, with the world’s leading concentration of ancient trees known to be the best habitats to Uganda Mountain Gorillas, 3 days Gorilla tracking Bwindi Impenetrable forest covers our cuisine to the best destination for Gorilla tracking Uganda Safari in the ancient and veteran thick verdict tree species of Bwindi Impenetrable forest, a home to Bwindi Mountain Gorillas.
Gorilla trekking Bwindi is an alluring authentic destination prepared for our 3 days Uganda Safari, an organic tour taking us through the mellow harmony amid the fragrant tropical Rain forest in the pearl of Africa, with mist and high levels of humidity flowing just like time, always onward, always towards its destiny, the placid habitat where mountain Gorillas love to live, and this is the best destination to enjoy watching the mighty Bwindi forest Mountain Gorillas on your guided 3 days Gorilla trekking Bwindi Uganda Safari.
Offers:If you are 2 people each pays $1,132 per person, 3 people each pays $1,082 like that
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– $990 pp
$ 900 pp
About Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
The thrilling nature of Bwindi forest gives you a catchy thought-provoking mood, the forest is seen covered with mist, its known to be a biologically diverse rain-forest that extensively habituate the Bwindi Gorillas, well the tracking adventure takes you through the Bwindi Gorilla tracking trails as you encounter with 400 gorilla groups, 150 mammals and Bwindi primates like forest baboons, the white colobus monkeys, Uganda Giraffees, Uganda Leopards, Uganda Giraffes among other.
Nature walks in Bwindi Forest
The Nature walks in Bwindi expose you to feel the life of Birding Bwindi Impenetrable National Forest adventure, on your 3 days Gorilla Tracking bwindi Bwindi Safari, the alluring bird species in the ecological set up are a key no to miss, have a chance to view over 250 unique bird species that inhabit over 350 plant species. The ecological niche gives rise to harbor more unique 200 species of butterflies, 100 species of ferns, chameleons including 23 Albertine rift endemics.
Birding Bwindi Impenetrable forest
A customized Bwindi impenetrable National Park safari about Birding Bwindi Impenetrable can be customized for your adventurous bwindi gorilla tour Safari. We have traveled to Bwindi, we know the best birding Uganda destination centres, Bwindi should be your first note at your Palm, it’s an ancient habitat to over 348 endemic species of birds including hornbills, turacos among others.
Bwindi Culture Encounters
Interestingly, in our 3 days gorilla package, on our 3 days gorilla trekking bwindi safari, you can also have an opportunity to discover more bwindi expeditions like the local Bakiga and the Batwa culture, they are believed to be the first people to live in the forest, listen to their stories, their way of life in the forest, be part of the cultural performances like the bakiiga cultural dance, this really rewards you will adventurous bwindi gorilla safari memories.
Well, the main activity in Bwindi is Gorilla tracking – How to get to Bwindi Uganda gorilla watching
A Gorilla permit can be booked in advance for Uganda gorilla watching before your day of tracking Bwindi Gorillas. Our registered tour travel agent shall help you through this process to attain gorilla trekking permit, Our travel tips and guidelines as well aid you through the process especially to those who are intending to Visit Uganda 3 days Gorilla Tracking bwindi for their first time for Gorilla tours Uganda. On your arrival to the Bwindi, enjoy other activities like Uganda bird watching, Batwa trail, the forest trails, that can lead to the falls trail, river trail, and swamps trail. See travel tips to Uganda
Bwindi Gorilla Tour | inclusive: Transportation, Meals(Lunch and breakfast), Entrance fee, fuel, Guide, Bottle water, Game Drives, Accomodation fee
Bwindi Gorilla Tour | Safari Exclusives: Phone bills, Beers or sodas, Tips, Personal up keep, Craft shopping, Phone bills
Day 1: Transfer from Kampala City to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
In preparation for the mind blowing 3 days Gorilla Tracking Bwindi safari, we need to wake up very early in the morning at 6am, have a heavy breakfast. Then, our driver/guide briefs you about the whole trip to Bwindi forest. After, Drive to southwest to cover up the 9 hour drive this early morning. The drive enables us not to encounter with the traffic jam and also enable us to reach on time. Have your first stop over at the Equator where you have a chance to take pictures and have an amazing scenery of the imaginary line, the north and South Pole at path way of the sun in Africa.
There is a craft shop around the equator where you may buy a souvenir and then proceed to Mbarara as you path through the cultivated lands. See the Ankole longed horned cattle’s grazing as you proceed to the western region, you will have a stopover in Mbarara for lunch at Agip motel (optional).
After that, proceed to Bwindi forest, go through Kabale the land of hills and the Rugged roads, enjoy the beautiful scenery and continue driving as you will arrive at Bwindi. Later, check in at your Lodge ,refresh and enjoy your dinner.
Accommodation (option) dinner and breakfast: (Buhoma community lodge, Gorilla safari Lodge, Bwindi lodge, Nkuringo Gorilla camp, Gorilla forest camp, Bwindi view rest camp)
Day 2: Gorilla Tracking Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
Wake up early morning for a heavy breakfast and prepare yourself. Our driver/guide will drive you to the park headquarters at 7:00am, be briefed about the whole tracking and proceed to the park on foot with the an armed game ranger and the guide. Remember to exercise a day before your trekking because the forest is quite challenging with steep slopes and needs more energy to go through in search for the Gorillas.
Later, we shall go through the forest as you view different tree species, plants, you might spot out some bird species, the white Colobus monkeys and elephants.
During your Tracking, finding the Gorillas will depend on how faster you are and where the Gorillas last feed the previous day. When we find them, your only allowed to have 1 hour with the wild apes see how they feed, groom their members and experience their day to day activities. This is an amazing experience you will never forget in the wilderness at a stand of 7 meters away from the Gorillas. Take videos and photographs but you’re not allowed to use flash cameras or make noise during the trekking.
Spend 1 hour in the wildness, enjoy your packed lunch in case the trekking takes long and you are late to have lunch at the lodge. Finally, head back to the pack headquarters for a Gorilla ceremony, be awarded a certificate of participating Gorilla Trekking in Uganda Africa. Later, Refresh and prepare for other activities at the park. We shall later go for the Batwa trail, the first people to who lived in the rock caves of the forest. And then, have a community walk as you enjoy the experience of the local people.
Visit the traditional doctor in the area and head back for dinner at the lodge after your joyful day full of memories that are unforgettable in the wild.Accommodation (option) breakfast, lunch and dinner: (Buhoma community lodge, Gorilla safari Lodge, Bwindi lodge, Nkuringo Gorilla camp, Gorilla forest camp, Bwindi view rest camp)
Day 3: Retransfer back to Kampala/ Airport/ Place of Pick up
Wake up early morning for heavy breakfast and prepare for your journey back to Kampala before 6:00pm. Have lunch in Mbarara at Agip motel and a stopover at Igongo culture centre, our guide will give you full information about the culture. And also you might admire and buy yourself a souvenir at the centre and continue your journey to Kampala back to your hotel or airport for departure.
Gorilla tracking Safari is a demanding activity and is averagely undertaking. And will require you alittle bit of Physical fitness. Restricted numbers of viewing permits help protect the endangered gorilla families. In the Pleistocene park, we do hike through the rough paths weave amid dense forests, which are home to many butterflies and birds. You may need to carry along Mountain hiking boots, Sun glasses, caps, Rain jackets, Gloves, Flexible hiking clothes, walking sticks(they are provided) and other related equipments as advised by our guide
Travel from Kampala to Bwindi Impenetrable forest National Park
Travel from Kampala to Bwindi Impenetrable forest National Park, a destination of it’s own kind, drive time to this home of Mountain Gorillas is always 8-9 hours, however depending on your area of pick up, time does vary. From Entebbe Intentional Airport, the main location of Entebbe International Airport, and a main gate way for most of the Uganda, Rwanda, Kenya Safaris, you will drive approximately 9-10 hours to cover 550 kilometers on a fairly good road to penetrate Bwindi for your gorilla Safari. The journey from kampala to Bwindi is full of unending Uganda safari insights, from crossing the Uganda equator-with a stopover to have a glance at the equator and perhaps buying some fresh fruits or a souvenir for your memorable Uganda Safari, The journey adds everything to a complete sketch seeing the long horned cattle of Africa, seeing the mountainous landscapes drain out of colour, encountering with the locals strive against odds to challenge nature demands, to the welcoming fountain of majestic Kigezi hills and diverse vegetation standing in the Open along the unspoiled escarpments.
Some of the Gorilla tracking Guidelines to consider before you Visit Gorillas
- Do not get so close to the gorillas more than 7 metres.
- A maximum number of 8 visitors is allowed to visit a group of the habituated mountain gorillas in a day.
- You are advised to stay in your group whey you are near the gorillas.
- Keep your voices down at all times. However, it is okay to ask the guide questions
- You are not allowed to smoke, drink or eat when you are near the gorillas. Eating or drinking inevitably can increase the risk of food/drink morsels/droplets falling, which could increase the risk of transmission of diseases.
- No one with any sort of disease or communicable disease (e.g Flu, Diarrhea) is allowed to enter the park for tracking.
- Flash photography is not permitted! When taking pictures move slowly and carefully.
- Do not touch the gorillas. Have it in mind that these are wild animals
- Keep your voices down at all times. However, it is okay to ask the guide questions.
- You are only allowed to spend 1 hour with the Gorillas, however, if the gorillas become agitated or nervous, the guide will finish the visit early.
What you need to Carry on your Gorilla tracking Safari
- Remember to put on comfortable hiking shoes suitable for steep muddy slopes, if you don’t have time for this, you can still buy when you arrive for your safari.
- Put on ear plugs for those who feel uncomfortable with the jungle sounds.
- You might need to carry enough packed water, our guide will take you through this
- Carry a rain gear, or an umbrella, sunscreen lotion, a hat/Cap (as the weather is unpredictable) and insect repellent.
- Bring a photo of film camera to take hundreds of captions. Using flashlight is not permitted so we recommend using films of 400-800 ASA.
- For more tips about Gorilla trekking, we shall guide you what you need to carry before you arrive for your Safari