Highlights: Gorillas, snakes, frogs, toads, Monkeys, Butterflies .
A visit to see the gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is simply fascinating. One look into the humble eyes of these apes will be a memory that will last a life time. Did you know that world over, there are only 706 mountain gorillas and these are only found in Rwanda, Congo and Uganda? Uganda hosts more than half of the worlds total population of Mountain gorillas. This is a park that is worth a visit. Enjoy a visit with these amazing apes in their natural habitat. Don’t just be told about it, experience it.
Day 1: Arrival in Entebbe.
You will be picked up by our representative who will transfer you to a hotel for Dinner and Overnight. Depending on your time of arrival, you may have some activities to explore sights in and around Kampala.
Day 2: Transfer to Bwind Impenetrable Forest National Park.
After breakfast transfer to Bwind Forest in the south western part of Uganda. En route stop over at the local drum shops at Mpambire; see the local fruit market, cross the equator line at Nabusanke. Proceeding en route, expect to see the long curving horned cattle of Ankole.
Lunch in Kabale town.
Dinner and overnight Buhoma/Rushaga.
Day 3: Gorilla Tracking in the Forest.
Wake up by 6:30 am and have breakfast at 7:00 am. We shall have to go with our packed lunch. We may spend a full day with the gorillas. At 7:30 am we shall assemble at the park headquarters for a morning brief about the gorilla tracking rules, from the park staff. Expect to walk a long distance in steep and muddy conditions. You may see the gorillas within1-6 hours depending on their movement in the forest. You will spend one hour with the gorillas observing them closely while they eat, play and rest. The park staff will also assist you get porters for carrying our packed lunch.
Return in the evening for dinner and over night.
Day 4: Departure.
After early breakfast we shall go for a 2 hour village walk before returning to Kampala or Entebbe airport.Lunch en route.