3 Days Gorilla Trekking Uganda Safari Bwindi

Safari Overview

3 Days Gorilla trekking Safari Uganda offers the best short-lived safaris in Uganda having the scenic drive to Bwindi impenetrable forest national park southwestern Uganda and trekking the gorillas.

Gorilla ‘Baby Boom’ in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Uganda

Gorilla in Bwindi impenetrable national park

The Uganda gorilla safari is an amazing activity that one cannot do wish to miss, in the Uganda Gorilla trekking tour one cannot leave without satisfying the desire of gorilla trekking, given the fact that the huge primates watch is the best safari in Uganda.

Jewel Safaris Uganda bring you a 3 Days Gorilla trekking Safari Uganda itinerary that will suit your gorilla sightseeing needs. We look forward to you enjoying the 3 Day Gorilla trekking Uganda tour.

A Brief of the 3 Day Gorilla trekking Uganda

  • Day 1:  Arrival in Entebbe, Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
  • Day 2: Gorilla trekking Tour
  • Day 3: Departure

Package includes

  • Gorilla Trekking Permits
  • Pick-up and drop-off in Kampala
  • Transport in a 4×4 safari vehicle
  • Services of an English speaking driver-guide
  • Fuel for the whole trip
  • Accommodation and meal plan as per the itinerary
  • All park entrance fees
  • Drinking water while in the vehicle

Package Excludes

  • Pre and post-tour accommodation in Entebbe or Kampala
  • International airfares
  • Uganda Visa (USD 50.00 which can be paid on arrival at the Airport
  • Items of personal nature such as tips, drinks, and laundry

Detailed Itinerary – 3 Days Gorilla trekking Safari Uganda

Day 1: Arrival in Entebbe, Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

After our morning breakfast, we shall start our journey to the west with a stopover at Mpambire drum makers and at the Equator for a photoshoot session and an informative talk prior to proceeding to Mbarara for lunch. After lunch continues the drive through the virgin rolling hills of Ankole – Kigezi to the home of Mountain Gorillas – Bwindi Forest where you will reach in the evening.

Dinner and overnight at Luxury Gorilla resort camp/ Buhoma homestead/ Kisoro Travelers Hotel /or Virunga lodge.

Overnight at Four Gorillas Lodge, Ichumbi Safari Lodge, Rushaga Gorilla Camp, Gorilla Valley Safari Lodge

Meal Plan: Dinner

Day 2: Gorilla trekking Tour

After breakfast, your driver will transfer you to an information center from where you will be briefed on the “dos and don’ts” while in the forest.

Silverback Gorilla in Bwindi Forest Park

Silverback Gorilla in Bwindi Forest Park

The unique insight and knowledge of the ranger guide are sure to add to your experience and understanding of the habits and behaviors of the Mountain Gorillas. As you head into the forest, it may be silent at the first encounter but as you track, you will realize the jungle sound as you see various forest Flora and fauna. Walkthrough the dense forest tracks with great anticipation. All of a sudden you will come across the Uganda Mountain Gorillas peaceful in a family with their silverbacks. We shall then later head back to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Overnight at Four Gorillas Lodge, Ichumbi Safari Lodge, Rushaga Gorilla Camp, Gorilla Valley Safari Lodge

Meal Plan: Dinner

Day 3: Departure

Early morning breakfast at the lodge before setting off for Kampala or Entebbe International Airport with a stopover for lunch en route.

Information about Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park

Gorilla safaris in Uganda: Tracking the Silverback Gorillas and their families in Bwindi National Park is the foremost tourist attraction in Uganda, and possibly the best wildlife encounter in the world.  Here half the world’s population of Mountain Gorillas live in this most diverse rainforest ecosystem.

 There are other primates here as well; Chimpanzees, Black and White Colobus Monkeys, Blue Monkeys, Grey-checked Mangabey, and L’hoest’s Monkeys.  In addition, there are 350 bird species, 200 butterflies, 27 species of frogs, 163 species of trees, and 100 species of ferns.

Bwindi has been designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage site; the 3,315 square meter park has 4 tracking trails, one leading to the highest peak, Rwamunyonyi at 2,607 meters in elevation. These trails, also provide access to the many other attractions of the park, such as rivers, waterfalls, swamps – all with a high level of wildlife concentration throughout.