3 Nights / 04 Days
Day 1: Entebbe arrival
Upon arrival to Entebbe airport, you will be met by our representative and transferred to your hotel. The remainder of the day is at your leisure.
Entebbe is located on the northern shores of Lake Victoria, Africa’s largest lake, and is located approximately 37 kilometers southwest of the Uganda capital of Kampala. With its pleasant climate, you can enjoy and explore many places including the various parks, beaches, islands, botanical gardens, national zoo and more. Overnight at No. 5 Boutique Hotel.
No meals included.
Day 2: Entebbe – Kihihi – Bwindi
Your flight this morning will depart Entebbe and arrive in Kihihi or Kisoro airstrip where you will be met by our representative and transferred by road to your accommodation in Bwindi. Flying over the third largest lake in the world will give you an incredible perspective of just how beautiful Uganda is. Lake Victoria is dotted with several islands and fishing villages which can be seen at taking off and landing.
*Please note: the transfer from Kihihi airstrip to the Buhoma sector of Bwindi will take around 1.5 hours and the road can be a little bit bumpy, it does give you enough time to contemplate your gorilla adventure ahead as well as being captivated by the incredible scenery synonymous with this part of Uganda.
The Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is situated in south western Uganda, on the edge of the Western Rift Valley and is home to 326 gorillas, almost a half of the world’s population of mountain gorillas. Bwindi is also a bird watchers haven! It holds 346 species of birds and an experienced bird watcher can identify up to 100 species in a day! Overnight at Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge.
Breakfast, lunch & dinner included.
Day 3: Gorilla trekking in Bwindi
This morning you will enjoy an early breakfast before we transfer you to the National Park headquarters for your trek briefing. After this, you will enter the forest and enjoy the early morning beauty and freshness of the forest which is home to more than half of the world’s mountain gorillas. Tracking the gorillas can take several hours of challenging walking in wet and muddy conditions but is absolutely worth the effort. Once we locate the gorillas, we spend an hour with them before returning to your lodge for dinner and reflection on an unbelievable day. Overnight at Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge.
Breakfast, lunch & dinner included.
Day 4: Bwindi – Entebbe
Morning breakfast and transfer to the Kihihi or Kisoro airstrip to catch your scheduled flight back to Entebbe where you will connect with your departing international flight.
Inclusions & Exclusions
- Accommodation with private facilities
- Internal airfares (Entebbe-Kihihi/Kisoro)
- Park entrance fees; Gorilla trekking permit
- English-speaking guided tours; Airport transfers; Meals as specified; Activities as specified
What’s not included?
- International airfares
- Arrival/departure taxes or reciprocity fees, visa fees where applicable
- Travel insurance; Optional activities; Gratuities; Goods & Service Tax @ 5%
- Any items not mentioned as included
01 March – 31 May 2019: USD 3,450 per person
01 June – 30 September 2019: USD 3,950per person
01 October – 30 November 2019: USD 3,450 per person
01 – 31 December 2019: USD 3,950 per person
Hotel rates are based on lead-in rooms. Other room types and hotels are available. Rates are subject to change and different rates may apply during holiday seasons and special events.
*For 2019 departures, we have included all non-premium drinks at Clouds No.5 Hotel and 1 glass of wine per dinner at Mahogany Springs Lodge.