Three-day Gorilla Safari
Day 1 – Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
Depart from Kampala early in the morning and travel south-west. We’ll stop at the equator where you will have a unique opportunity to stand in two hemispheres at the same time! The drive takes you through savannah grasslands passing banana plantations and herds of Ankole cattle along the way. Ascend into the Kigezi Highlands, known as the “Switzerland of Africa”, with terraced farming and mountain scenery to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.
Stay at the Gorilla Safari Lodge on a full board basis throughout your stay here.
Day 2 – Gorilla Trekking
Go for gorilla tracking walk into the dense rainforest. We follow trails made by the wildlife which allows access to tourists. Gorilla tracking is an unmissable and inspiring adventure. The mountain gorilla is a shy and peaceful animal and it is a real privilege to watch and photograph them as they interact.
Day 3 – Kampala
After an early morning breakfast, we drive back to Kampala with a stopover in Mbarara for lunch.
Overnight at Golf Course Hotel on a bed and breakfast basis.
Remember to bring heavy leather gloves, strong hiking boots, long sleeve shirts, long trousers, a light back-pack and a water-bottle.
Gorilla Safari Lodge provides the perfect base for world-class gorilla safaris.