Day 1: Arrival at the airport, transfer to your hotel in Kampala city, dinner and relaxation. Your guide will provide a briefing on your tour. O/N (HB).
Day 2: After breakfast, travel to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park, with a brief stop at the equator and experience weight changes as you cross from one hemisphere to the other. Lunch en-route in Mbarara. Proceed to Bwindi. To arrive at Buhoma Park headquarters late in the afternoon. O/N (FB).
Day 3: Gorilla tracking. You will be accompanied by a Uganda Wildlife Authority ranger/guides and should your require a porter to carry your day pack for you. The terrain can be difficult, with steep slopes covered in dense vegetation that gives the park its name. Participants do need to be physically fit.
The time taken to track the gorillas varies enormously, from as little as half an hour to as much as 8-9 hours before one returns to camp. The difficulty is not impossibility whilst coming face to face with one of the great primates is well worth the effort! O/N: (FB).
Day 4: After breakfast start return journey to Kampala stopping in Mbarara for lunch. Visit the Ankole cultural village to view arts and crafts and souvenirs purchases. Proceed to Kampala arriving early evening. O/N (FB).
Day 5: Kampala city tour and transfer to the airport depending on your flight schedule (HB).
- We are able to offer this itinerary as an Upmarket, Mid range or budget tour by utilising alternative accommodation options at the places to be visited. Prices on request.
Prices include ground transportation with driver/guide, all activities mentioned in the itinerary, gorilla permits, park fees, applicable taxes, accommodation and meals. Prices exclude tips souvenirs, all beverages and items of a personal nature.
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