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This 3 Day Uganda Gorilla Trekking safari takes you to the impenetrable forest of Bwindi national park in search for the mountain gorilla. On this Uganda gorilla safari, enjoy the sounds of the forests and birds as you trek the forest. Bwindi national park is home to the endangered mountain gorillas and this Uganda gorilla safari allows you to spend time viewing and observing them as they go about their daily lives. More primates like the baboon, L’hoist monkeys, vervet monkeys and white and black colobus can be seen on this Uganda safari.

3 Day Uganda Gorilla Trekking
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Day 1: Departure for Bwindi Impenetrable national park

We will have an early departure as we head towards Bwindi Impenetrable national park. Our first stop will be at the equator where we will have breakfast and take some photos. Some experiments will show the different hemispheres. We will continue through Masaka and Mbarara. Our lunch stop will be in the scenic hills of Kabale. We will continue towards bwindi and check into our lodge for the evening. We will have dinner at the lodge as we enjoy the evening sounds and views from the forest.

Day 2: Gorilla Trekking.

On this day of the 3 Day Uganda Gorilla Trekking, we go Gorilla trekking. After an early breakfast, we will head towards the park headquarters for a briefing. In this briefing, the guides will take you through the dos and don’ts of gorilla trekking. After assignment into your particular groups, you will head into the forest in search for the gorilla families. The trackers will have gone ahead of you to locate the gorilla families. You will have an encounter with them. Upon contact, you will have an hour with these gorilla families. You will get to experience them play, eat and interact with each other.

Depending on the location of the gorillas. the trekking may take from 2-8 hours. After the gorilla trekking, you will return to the lodge. Later in the evening, you will get a chance to visit the indigenous people(the Batwa). We will get to interact with them, enjoy their music and learn more about their way of life. We will return to the lodge for the night.

Day 3: Return to Kampala.

As the 3 Day Uganda Gorilla Trekking comes to an end, we will have a late breakfast, check out of the lodge and depart Bwindi impenetrable national park. We will make a stop at Igongo cultural center where we will enjoy an all African buffet. We will arrive in Kampala in the evening.

End of Safari.


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