A 4 day safari which starts and finishes in Kampala. Seeing some of the last remaining 700 mountain gorillas in the world is a fantastic experience and this safari takes you to Mgahinga on the northern side of the Virunga Mountains. Sometimes the gorillas that live in Mgahinga move across the border and you can track gorillas at Nkuringo in Southern Bwindi instead. On safari clients stay 1 night at Mantana Mburo Camp and 2 nights at Volcanoes Mount Gahinga Lodge.
Day 1: Briefing on safari. Start for Lake Mburo, arrive in time for lunch. Either canoe trip on Lake Mburo or a game drive in the park. Overnight: Mantana Tented Camp. Includes: (B).
Day 2: Leave for Kabale and continue to Mgahinga. Make brief stops at places of interest including Kanaba Gap to view the dramatic Virunga volcanoes and beautiful terraced hills. Picnic lunch. Overnight: Volcanoes Mount Gahinga Lodge. Includes: (B).
Day 3: Go gorilla tracking in Mgahinga/Nkuringo (subject to permit availability at the time of booking). Mount Gahinga Lodge at 2,300 m nestles in the shadow of the dramatic Virunga volcanoes. Overnight: Volcanoes Mount Gahinga Lodge. Includes: (B), (L), (D).
Day 4: Early start for Kampala stopping for lunch at Mbarara. Arrive late afternoon.
Airfare is not included in the tour price.
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M19643 is a Kenyan owned tour company that specializes in:
- Wildlife and beach safaris
- Mountain climbing safaris
- Cultural safari
- Hotel booking and motor vehicle bookings.
M19643 is owned and managed by a Christian couple that not only oversees the daily operations, but also gets involved in the ground...
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