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Wildlife Viewing in National Parks of Uganda (4 Days)

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 4 day(s)
Group Size: 2 - 8 people
Destination(s): Uganda  
Specialty Categories: Wildlife Viewing   National Parks  
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: No
Minimum Per Person Price: 1150 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 1744 US Dollar (USD)

Gorilla tracking is the major tourism activity in Uganda. The activity is done in only two National Parks, and these are Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park. The country is blessed with nine habituated Gorilla families which include; Kyaguriro, Rushegura, Mishaya, Mubare, Habinyanja, Nkuringo, Nshongi, Bitukura, and Nyakagezi. There are more families under habituation. Uganda is home to over a half of the total population of these gentle giants in the whole world.

Day 1: Kampala - Lake Mburo National Park.
Depart from Kampala by road and head west to L. Mburo National Park. You will have a short stop at the Equator for an informative talk and a photographic opportunity. On checking in, you will go for a boat trip then an evening game drive. A variety of antelope species, Warthogs, Zebras, Elephants and many others are highly likely to be seen.For birders, this is one of the best choice places to find the African Finfoot. Overnight at Montana Tented Camp/Acadia Cottages (Full Board).

Day 2: Lake Mburo National Park - Bwindi Impenetrable N.P.
Early in the morning, you will have breakfast after which you will go for a game drive for more game viewing then head south-west through beautiful scenery to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park the home to the endangered Majestic Mountain Gorillas. Overnight at Buhoma Lodge | Buhoma Community Rest Camp (Full board).

Day 3: Mountain Gorilla Tracking in Bwindi.
At 08:00 report to the ranger station for registration and briefing by the ranger guide, then you will be taken into the sanctuary to enjoy the beauty and freshness of the forest yet the home to over a half of the world’ mountain gorillas for your tracking experience.
The tracking activity takes 2–6 hours. Some fitness is required. A guided village walk to the Local Batwa Community in the evening, will be available should you be left with energy. Overnight at Buhoma Lodge | Buhoma Community Rest Camp (Full board).

Day 4: Bwindi Forest N.P - Kampala.
After breakfast, we take off for an approximately 8-9 hours scenic drive through Mbarara for lunch and arrive Kampala in the evening. End of Lake Mburo National Park wildlife & Bwindi Gorillas Safari.

Member discount:
10% discount for InfoHub customer. Request a free gift certificate.

Airfare is not included in the tour price.

Price Includes:
- Transport cost and fuel
- English-speaking driver guide
- Gorilla Permit US$ 500
- Park entrance fees
- Drinking water throughout
- Accommodation and meals
- Boat trip
- Game drive.

Price Excludes:
- Laundry fees
- Drinks in Bars
- Tips
- Entry visas
- Airport taxes
- Telephone calls
- Airfares to Uganda.

Please note: The given prices are based on shared occupancy in standard accommodation.

About This Supplier
Location: Uganda
Joined InfoHub: Jan 2012

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