Uganda hosts over half of the world’s Gorillas, and in this itinerary we take you for gorilla tracking experience plus a game drive in Lake Mburo National park, The thrill of spending time observing these great and endangered giants (Gorillas) is awesome exciting experience. Many find it rare and moving opportunity. Along side gorilla tracking, other primate species can be sited as well as many bird species, the game drive gives you a taste of the African Wilderness!
Day 1: Proceed to Bwindi impetrable forest with a stop over at the equator
Bwindi impenetrable national park: is located in south western part of Uganda on the edge of the western lift valley covering 331sq kms, its one of the largest national forests in the East Africa, supporting a large number of plants and animals not found elsewhere. About half of the world’s population of 600 mountain gorillas resides in Bwindi. The vegetation as the park name implies is composed of tropical rain forest with dense undergrowth. This rugged terrain makes hiking in search of gorilla strenuous work; visitors who trek should be prepared for up to 8 hours of hiking. Good physical condition is required. A maximum of only 6 permits per day are available for advance booking so confirmation 4-12 month in advance is required to avoid disappointment.
Distance from Kampala: 580km estimated transit time: 8-10 hours.
accommodation: Buhoma Lodge
Day 2: After an early morning breakfast proceed for a briefing by park rangers/ guildes
After an early morning breakfast proceed for a briefing by park rangers/ guilds enter the gorilla securers for your adventure, the beauty if this rains forest is spectacular, the area offers a dramatic steeply forest landscape and is incredibly dense but criss-crossed by numerous animals trails allowing access to tourist the time taken and the terrain varies with the movements of these great primates. The thrill of spending time observing these great and endangered giants is awesome, exciting experience. Many find it rare and moving opportunity. Accommodation: Buhoma Lodge
Day 3: After breakfast, enjoy a drive through the Ishash sector
After breakfast, enjoy a drive through the Ishasha sector famous for the tree climbing lions, there after proceed to the northern sector This park with its diverse Eco-systems of grassy plains, tropical forest, rivers and swamps, lakes and volcanic craters is home to incredible abundance of wildlife. Lions, leopards, elephants, cape buffalo’s, forest hogs, Uganda kobs, giant forest hogs, bush backs, water backs, with this vast arrays of Uganda wildlife. Accommodation: Mweya Safari Lodge
Day 4: Depart from Queen Elizabeth national park and enjoy your drive direct to the Airport
Depart from Queen Elizabeth national park and enjoy your drive direct to the Airport.