3 Day Bwindi Gorilla Trekking Tour
3 days bwindi gorilla tracking Safari is an exciting Uganda gorilla Safari that takes your sight to dozens of Bwindi Impenetrable forest Mountain Gorillas, as you stand eye to eye with these magnificent habituated gorillas in the tropics of Africa, moist and densely compacted with canopy tree structures that form an all-night darkness, patching to clothes that make you feel the jungle is never a place to be for human life but only for these Bwindi Gorillas on your Gorilla trekking Safari.
Day 1: Travel to Bwindi Impenetrable forest
Wake up very early in the morning at 6am, have a heavy breakfast. Then, our driver/guide briefs you about the whole trip to Bwindi forest. After, Drive to southwest to cover up the 9 hour drive this early morning. The morning early drive enables us not to encounter with the traffic jam in Kampala City and also enable us to reach on time to catch up with the Bwindi activities.
Have your first stop over at the Equator where you have a chance to take pictures and have an amazing scenery of the imaginary line, the north and South Pole at path way of the sun in Africa. There is a craft shop around the equator where you may buy a souvenir and then proceed to Mbarara as you path through the cultivated lands.
See the Ankole longed horned cattle’s grazing as you proceed to the western region, you will have a stopover in Mbarara for lunch at Agip motel (optional). After that, proceed to Bwindi forest, go through Kabale the land of hills and the Rugged roads, enjoy the beautiful scenery and continue driving as you will arrive at Bwindi. Later, check in at your Lodge ,refresh and enjoy your dinner. Accommodation (option) dinner and breakfast: (Buhoma community lodge, Gorilla safari Lodge, Bwindi lodge, Nkuringo Gorilla camp, Gorilla forest camp, Bwindi view rest camp)
Day2: Gorilla Tracking Bwindi Impenetrable forest
wake up early morning for a heavy breakfast and prepare yourself. Our driver/guide will drive you to the park headquarters at 7am, be briefed about the whole tracking and proceed to the park on foot with the an armed game ranger and the guide.
Remember to exercise a day before your Gorilla trekking Uganda safari because the forest is quite challenging with steep slopes and needs more energy to go through in search for the Gorillas. Later, we shall go through the forest as you view different tree species, plants, you might spot out some bird species, the white colobus monkeys and elephants. During your Tracking, finding the Gorillas will depend on how faster you are and where the Gorillas last feed the previous day. When we find them, your only allowed to have 1 hour with the wild apes see how they feed, groom their members and experience their day to day activities.
This is an amazing experience you will never forget in the wilderness at a stand of 7meters away from the Gorillas, Take videos and photographs but you’re not allowed to use flash cameras or make noise during the trekking. Here then, spend 1 hour in the wildness and enjoy your packed lunch in case the trekking takes long and you are late to have lunch at the lodge.
Finally, head back to the pack headquarters for a Gorilla ceremony, and as usual, be awarded a certificate of participating Gorilla Trekking in Uganda Africa. Later, Go back to your lodge/Hotel, refresh and prepare for other activities at the park. We shall later go for the Batwa trail, the first people to who lived in the rock caves of the forest. And then, have a community walk as you enjoy the experience of the local people. Visit the traditional doctor in the area and head back for dinner at the lodge after your joyful day full of memories that are un forgettable in the wild. Accommodation (option) breakfast, lunch and dinner:
Day 3: Retreat back to Kampala City/ Entebbe Airport/ Area of Pickup
Wake up early morning for heavy breakfast and prepare for your journey back to Kampala before 6pm. Have lunch in Mbarara at Agip motel and a stopover at igongo culture centre, our guide will give you full information about the culture. And also you might admire and buy yourself a souvenir at the centre and continue your journey to Kampala back to your hotel or airport for departure.