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4 DAYS GORILLA TREKKING AND GOLDEN MONKEY TRACKING SAFARI

DAY 01: Transfer to Bwindi National Park for Gorilla trekking.

DAY 02: Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi National Park.

DAY 03: Golden Monkey Trekking in Mgahinga

DAY 04: Travel to Kampala or Entebbe International Airport

                            End of Tour

4 DAYS GORILLA TREKKING AND GOLDEN MONKEY TRACKING

Arrival

  • You’ll be collected from the airport (or hotel)
  • Accommodation before the tour departs can be arranged for extra cost

 

DAY 01: Transfer to Bwindi National Park for Gorilla trekking.

Depart Kampala/ Entebbe for Bwindi National park in South Western Uganda a journey that will take 8-9 hours. Bwindi Impenetrable National park is home to the endangered Mountain gorillas and it has the largest number in the whole world. This National park is the only park in Uganda where you can find the two great apes that is the Mountain Gorillas and the Chimpanzees.

On your way to Bwindi, stop at the Equator for photography with one leg in the Southern hemisphere and the other in the Northern hemisphere an experiment worth having. While at the Equator, you will have an opportunity to carry out an experiment then proceed to Mbarara for a lunch break. After lunch, you will embark on your scenic drive to Bwindi NP for dinner and overnight stay.

Accommodation:

LUXURY: Silver back lodge

BUDGET: Kisoro Travellers Inn

Meals Plan: Lunch & Dinner (Breakfast Not Included)

Drinks: Drinking Water

 

DAY 02: Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi National Park

This is a great day that will mark your re-union with your long lost cousins – the mountain gorillas. You gather at the respective park headquarters for briefing in the morning at 8am where you are also allocated the respective gorilla families to track. From here, you head to the forest in the company of the armed ranger guides that will lead you up to the gorillas. The walk is beyond the ordinary as it involves traversing the dense jungle whose thickness would at some points necessitate using a machete to make a path, hiking the challenging landscapes some of which are steep and slippery at times under the canopy of the mature forest which forms darkness even during the day. You are treated to the impressive bird songs and beautiful flowers through the experience. After finding the gorillas, you are given a full hour to stay with them observing how they feed, play with the young ones and many more other behaviors. Feel free to ask any question about these beautiful animals while watching them. After having this wonderful experience, you will return to the information center from where You will be awarded a certificate for participating in gorilla trekking and thus contributing to the conservation of mountain gorillas.

Dinner and overnight stay at the lodge.

Accommodation:

LUXURY: Silver back lodge

BUDGET; Travelers Inn Kisoro

Meals: All Meals Included

Drinks: Drinking Water

DAY 03: Golden Monkey Trekking in Mgahinga

After early morning breakfast, head to Mgahinga National Park for Golden monkey trekking. After the briefing from the park headquarters, you will enter the jungle and start the search for golden monkeys. The bamboo forests of Mgahinga provide a much appreciated habitat for these endangered creatures. This golden monkey walk will expose you to other attractions in the park before returning back to your hotel for overnight stay.

Accommodation:

LUXURY; Silver back lodge

BUDGET; Kisoro Traveler’s Inn

Meals: All Meals Included

Drinks: Drinking Water

 

DAY 04: Travel to Kampala or Entebbe International Airport

After your breakfast, you will be driven to Kampala or Entebbe for your post tour accommodation or you may choose to fly out of Uganda on the same day depending on your flight.. You will use the same route enabling you to have a second stop over at the Equator.

 

Accommodation: End of Tour, No accommodation

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

Drinks: Mineral Water

End of Tour

  • Additional accommodation can be arranged for extra cost
  • You’ll be dropped off at the airport (or hotel)

 

Cost per person sharing in a group of two people

            LUXURY;USD 1885

            BUDGET; USD 1435

Cost per person sharing in a group of two people

            LUXURY;USD 1885

            BUDGET; USD 1435

Cost Includes

  • Airport transfers on first and last day,
  • Transport in a 4×4 safari vehicle
  • Services of an English speaking driver guide
  • Fuel for the whole trip
  • Accommodation and meal plan as per the itinerary
  • All park entrance fees
  • Gorilla permits
  • Drinking water while in the vehicle

 

Cost excludes

  • Pre and post tour accommodation
  • International airfares
  • Uganda Visa (USD50 which can be paid on arrival at the Airport
  • Items of personal nature such as tips, drinks, and laundry

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