4 Day Gorilla Trekking And Lake Bunyonyi Tour

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Have you dreamt of meeting face to face with Gorillas of Bwindi and relax after the trip? This 4 Day Gorilla Trekking And Lake Bunyonyi Tour is then perfect for you. You will spend 2 days in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park located in southwestern Uganda and home to half of the endangered mountain gorillas (approximately 450 individuals).. Depending on availability of gorilla permits at the time of confirmation, you may trek gorillas in Buhoma, Ruhija, Rushaga or Nkuringo and then you will drive to Lake Bunyonyi after the trip to relax and take in the whole experience of Gorilla tracking and you have time for recreational activities around this magnificent lake.

 

Highlights

  • You’ll go to Uganda
  • This tour starts and ends in Entebbe/Kampala (Uganda)
  • You’ll visit Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
  • Activities: gorilla tracking and visiting Lake Bunyonyi
  • Getting around: open-sided 4×4 vehicle & pop-up roof 4×4 vehicle
  • A transfer from and back to the airport (or hotel) is included
  • Additional accommodation before the tour departs and on the last day can be arranged for extra cost.

 

4-Days Gorilla Trekking And Lake Bunyonyi Tour

Departure & Return Location

Entebbe International Airport (Google Map)

Price Includes

  • 3 Nights Hotel Accomodation
  • Tour Guide
  • Entrance Fees
  • All transportation in destination location
  • Gorilla Trekking Permits

Price Excludes

  • Any Private Expenses
  • Room Service Fees

Complementaries

  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen
  • T-Shirt
  • Entrance Fees
Itinerary

Day 1To Bwindi NP for your 4-Day Gorilla trekking And Lake Bunyonyi Tour

Depart Entebbe\Kampala for your 8-9 road transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park located in South western Uganda. Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is home to half the number of mountain gorillas in the whole world and is the only place where chimpanzees co-exist with Mountain Gorillas. You will have an en route stopover at the Equator crossing for photographic and simple experiment before continuing to Mbarara town for Lunch. After lunch, you will embark on your scenic drive to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.

Main Destination: Bwindi Impenetrable National Forest

Accommodation: Bakiga Lodge Midrange and Ruhija Gorilla friends camp site Budget

Meals: Lunch & Dinner (Breakfast Not Included)

Drinks: Drinking Water

Day 2Gorilla Trekking In Bwindi Forest National Park

After an early morning breakfast, you will drive to the Park headquarters for registration and joining others for a gorilla trekking briefing about the dos and the don’ts during your Gorilla Trek. Once this is done, you will trek through thick forest and undergrowth with your guides to find the Gorillas, which can take you from 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. On your trek, you are likely to spot other primates, birds and rare tree species. After finding the gorillas, you will be allowed to spend one hour with them before trekking back to the Park headquarter. This is indeed an extraordinary feeling being with these beautiful yet endangered Creatures. You will be awarded a certificate for participating in gorilla trekking and thus contributing to the conservation of mountain gorillas.

Main Destination: Bwindi Impenetrable National Forest

Accommodation:

Meals: Breakfast

Drinks: Drinking Water

Day 3Transfer to Lake Bunyonyi

Today on your 4 Day Gorilla Trekking And Lake Bunyonyi Tour, You will drive from Bwindi Impenetrable National Park to Lake Bunyonyi in Kabale District. Lake Bunyonyi is one of the three Lava damned Lake which was formed when lava flowing from one of the volcanoes blocked a river channel and water was forced to flow back hence filling the space to create lake Bunyonyi. Bunyonyi locally means small birds due to the abundance of small birds in this area. Lake Bunyonyi is said to be the deepest lake in Uganda and second deepest in East Africa. A person visit Lake Bunyonyi for its beauty and is one of the best place to relax after your gorilla trek. There are optional activities around the lake that you can do including canoe rides and walks.

Main Destination: Lake Bunyonyi

Accommodation: Bunyonyi Overland resort

Meals: Breakfast

Drinks: Drinking Water

Day 4Drive to Entebbe/Kampala or Entebbe 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 today. You will use the same route enabling you to have a second stop over at the Equator.

Optional departure routes:

There is more than one way to get home! Discuss your preferred option and the additional costs involved with your personal Travel Consultant.

Fly to Entebbe
Domestic flights from Kisoro to Entebbe operate on a daily basis and take about 2-3 hours, depending on the routing and number of stops. Contact your Travel Consultant for details and prices.

Drive to Entebbe via Lake Mburo
If you add a day to the program you can stop over in the beautiful Lake Mburo National Park, which is located about half-way between Bwindi Forest and Entebbe. With activities like bush walks, mountain biking and night game drives this is the perfect extension for those who don’t want their 4 Day Gorilla Trekking And Lake Bunyonyi Tour to end.

Main Destination: Entebbe

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)

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