Cheap 4 Days Double Gorilla Trekking Tour

Uganda Gorilla Trekking adventures - Gorilla Trekking and wildlife Safaris

CHEAP DOUBLE GORILLA TREKKING – 4 DAYS

This 4 Days Double gorilla trekking tour takes us Mountain gorilla trekking in Uganda’s famous Bwindi Impenetrable National Park  and track gorillas twice, the tracking of gorillas 2 times gives more charge to learn the behaviors of these gentle giants and  with another opportunity to see over 10 other primates including chimpanzees, black and white colobus, red tailed monkeys, and more. Cheap 4 Days Double Gorilla Trekking Tour is always the best.

Bwindi Impenetrable NP is a natural world heritage site. Hikers will love it, with the gorilla excursion as a high point of your safari! The gorilla excursion can take from 2 up to 8 hours. Expect to walk along distance in steep muddy conditions, sometimes with rain overhead, before you encounter any gorillas. A good physical condition is recommended. For conservation purposes, time spent with the gorillas is limited to one hour.

Day 1: Kampala-Bwindi Gorilla Park

After breakfast, meet our guide and thereafter transfer to Bwindi Gorilla Park via Masaka-Mbarara highway, with en-route stop over at the Uganda equator for snacks and photographs. Thereafter transfer to Agip Motel/Regency Hotel for the lunch. Later transfer to the park and upon your arrival checks in at your lodge, dinner and overnight at Accommodation options available (all on full board basis)
Up-market:Buhoma Lodge/ Mahogany Lodge
Moderate: Engagi Lodge/ Silverback Lodge / Gorilla Safari Lodge/ Lake Kitandara Camp
Low Budget: Travellers Rest Hotel, orRuhija Gorilla Friends Camp or Buhoma Community Campground

Day 2: Uganda Gorilla trekking (Bwindi Impenetrable NP), Tracking the Mountain Gorillas and other primates

Today enjoy Uganda gorilla tracking in Bwindi. After breakfast, proceed for the morning briefing before enjoying the highlight of the trip- Gorilla trekking, which may last the entire day. We trek the gorillas through the rainforest and bamboo covered slopes, accompanied by a guide and trackers, in search of a mountain gorilla family. The walking can sometimes be tough and long, but when you catch a glimpse of the magnificent silverback, any discomforts will be quickly forgotten. When the gorillas are sighted, visitors will be guided to within 6 metres from the gorillas, sit around them for a whole hour while gazing into their big round eyes.

Uganda Gorilla trekking is unpredictable. It’s difficult to foresee how many hours you will hike. The gorilla excursion can take from 2 up to 8 hours. Expect to walk along distance in steep and muddy conditions, sometimes with rain overhead, before you encounter any gorillas. A good physical condition is recommended. For conservation purposes, time spent with the gorillas is limited to one hour. A ranger will brief you on how to behave with the gorillas.

While most of today’s forests are no more than 12,000 years old, Bwindi’s vegetation has been weaving itself into tangles over at least 25,000 years, in the process accumulating a lengthy species list. This includes 310 species of butterfly, 51 reptiles, 200 trees, 88 moths and an exceptional 120 types of mammal including 10 primates. The latter includes chimpanzee, L’Hoest’s, red tailed and blue monkey, black and white colobus, baboon, and Bwindi’s most famous resident, the mountain gorilla. Bwindi is a prime destination for birdwatchers. Its 350 species include seven which are IUCN red data listed and 90% of all Albertine rift endemics, species which are difficult or impossible to see in any other part of East Africa.

Accommodation options available (all on full board basis)
Up-market:Buhoma Lodge/ Mahogany Lodge
Moderate: Engagi Lodge/ Silverback Lodge / Gorilla Safari Lodge/ Lake Kitandara Camp
Low Budget: Travellers Rest Hotel, orRuhija Gorilla Friends Camp or Buhoma Community Campground

Day 3: Second Day Gorilla Tracking

After your breakfast, you will be transferred again to the park offices for your second day gorilla tracking. You will be briefed again and you will enter the jungle to search for the endangered mountain gorillas in the mist, when you meet the gorillas take 1 hour taking your amazing photographs and videos, have your packed lunch. Thereafter return to the park offices for your gorilla trekking certificates and if time allows take community tourism to the typical home of Bakiga,Batwa traditional healers, local breweries, local school and visit to the Batwa cultural crafts and performances, after to transfer to your lodge for dinner and overnight.Accommodation options available (all on full board basis)
Up-market:Buhoma Lodge/ Mahogany Lodge
Moderate: Engagi Lodge/ Silverback Lodge / Gorilla Safari Lodge/ Lake Kitandara Camp
Low Budget: Travellers Rest Hotel, orRuhija Gorilla Friends Camp or Buhoma Community Campground

Day 4: Depart from the Gorilla Tracking Park, back to Kampala                                                                                                                         After breakfast from your lodge, embark the safari truck and drive back to Kampala/Entebbe with lunch en-route and after drive to the airport for your return flight back home or to the next touristic destination. End of services, meal plan: H/B – The package includes:

 

Accommodation

Accommodation options available (all on full board basis)

BWINDI FOREST
Up-market option: Buhoma Lodge/ Mahogany Springs Lodge
Moderate option: Engagi Lodge/ Silverback Lodge / Gorilla Safari Lodge/ Lake Kitandara Camp,Ruhija gorilla safari lodge
Low Budget option: Buhoma Community Restcamp or Ruhija Gorilla Friends / gorilla valley lodge /Travellers hotel
Meals Included today: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner at the Lodge.

See other accommodation options in Bwindi impenetrable national park

Accommodation is based on a standard double/ twin or single room in your choice of accommodation. This can either be budget, mid-range or high end. All accommodation options are selected by its location and service standard compared to its price. When you are with 1, 3 or 5 persons 1 single supplement is included. When you want more single supplements you can contact us at [email protected]

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Highlights

  • Flight from Entebbe to Kisoro – Bwindi
  • Arial View of Uganda’s Land beauty & green
  • Uganda Gorilla Trekking Experience
  • Birding Experience in Bwindi
  • Forest Walk and Trekking
  • black and white colobus, red tailed monkeys
  • Watching the forest’s Chimpanzees

Seasons

  • January to March: Hot and dry, an excellent time of year to be on safari in Uganda.
  • April and May: Uganda’s long rainy season when many camps are closed. Rains tend to be in the morning and late afternoon.
  • June to September: Temperatures climb rapidly and this is a fantastic time of year for gorilla trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.
  • October to December: Another great time of year to be on safari, you can get some rain in November but temperatures are favourable and conditions are ideal for game viewing.

Inclusions

  • Transport in a 4wd safari motor vehicle for excellent safari view viewing
  • Flights from Entebbe to Kisoro and back
  • English speaking Ugandan driver/guide;
  • Full board accommodation with all meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
  • Bottled drinking water on safari, private 4×4 ground transportation with an English
  • speaking driver guide, guides in national parks
  • Meals according to the program
  • 1 Gorilla Trekking Permit per person

Exclusions

  • International air fares;
  • Entry visa Uganda;
  • Accommodation in Kampala
  • Meals that are not part of your accommodation;
  • Tips and gratuities to rangers, driver/guide, hotel staff, etc;
  • All expenses of personal nature (e.g. drinks, laundry, optional activities, souvenirs etc.).