3-Day Gorilla Trekking & Batwa Uganda Budget Tour - 3 Days

Overview

This is a short trip organized only to visit the mountain gorillas found in the South Western Park of Uganda, Bwindi Impenetrable forest national park. It is selected with basic lodges included inside a private toilet, private shower with hot running water. It is a perfect trip for last minute travelers and also travelers on a tight budget seeking to combine a gorilla experience with a typical wildlife safari in East Africa.

Arrival

  • You’ll be collected from the airport.
  • Accommodation before the tour starts can be arranged for an extra cost.

 

Itinerary

Day 1
Pick up from Kampala and transfer to Bwindi forest

Our guide will pick you at your hotel after breakfast, and then depart from EntebbeKampala by road and head southwest to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. Have a stopover for some informative talk and a splendid photographic opportunity at the Equator and then continue to Mbarara town for Lunch. Travel through the rolling green hills of Banana and Tea plantations and head to the National Park. Dinner and overnight at choice of accommodation.
Main Destination:
Kampala
Accommodation:
Gorilla Mist Camp
• Mid-range lodge bordering Bwindi NP without fences
Meals & Drinks:
• All meals included
• All drinks (Premium wines & liquors might be excluded)

Day 2
Gorilla Trekking safari and Batwa Experience

Early morning, breakfast with your packed lunch, you will report to the Park headquarters for the briefing from the park officials. You will trek through thick creepers and undergrowth with your guides to find the Gorillas, which can take you half an hour to three quarters of the day. The steeply forested landscape is incredibly dense but crisscrossed by numerous animal trails allowing access to tourists. 1 hour is allowed with the gorillas for photography and observation as they paly, feed and groom. Dinner and overnight as previous night.
Main Destination:
Bwindi Impenetrable National Park (Gorillas)
Best Time to Visit June to August and December to February
High Season June to September (Gorilla permits are scarce)
Best Weather June to July and December to February (Less rainfall)
Accommodation:
Gorilla Mist Camp
• Mid-range lodge bordering Bwindi NP without fences
Meals & Drinks:
• All meals included
• All drinks (Premium wines & liquors might be excluded)

Day 3
Transfer back to Kampala

After an early morning breakfast, you will drive back to Kampala Entebbe International Airport for your flights out later in the evening. This day is reserved evening flights through Entebbe International airport or a post night to be organised in either Kampala or Entebbe. If you request a post – night, please let us know in advance.
End of safari.
Main Destination:
Kampala
Accommodation:
No accommodation (End of tour)
Meals & Drinks:
• All meals included
• All drinks (Premium wines & liquors might be excluded)
End of tour
• Additional accommodation can be arranged for an extra cost.
• You’ll be dropped off at the airport.

Included

  • • Park fees (For non-residents)
  • • Gorilla permits (One per person, non-resident)
  • • All activities (Unless labeled as optional)
  • • All accommodation (Unless listed as upgrade)
  • • A professional driver/guide
  • • All transportation (Unless labeled as optional)
  • • All Taxes/VAT
  • • Roundtrip airport transfer
  • • Meals (As specified in the day-by-day section)
  • • Drinks (As specified in the day-by-day section)

Excluded

  • • International flights (From/to home)
  • • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • • Tips (Tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
  • • Personal items (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees
  • This tour starts and ends in Entebbe
  • This operator can help select your international flights, but you’ll have to book them yourself
  • Fly to/from Entebbe Airport
  • A transfer from and back to the airport is included
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour can be arranged for an extra cost

Important to Know

  • Rates are per person and exclude the international flight from/to your home country.
  • This tour accepts children who are 17 years and older.

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3-Day Gorilla Trekking & Batwa Uganda Budget Tour