Bwindi Gorilla Trekking

Bwindi Impenetrable Gorilla Trekking

Going for a gorilla trekking activity is one of a lifetime experience and indeed a wonderful one. This trip gives you the opportunity to have a close contact with these giants of the jungle while in their natural habitat. With over 12 families in Uganda’s bwindi Impenetrable forest you are guaranteed to spot at least one family and 1hr with them taking photos and videos. Please note that the cost of permit to go on this trip is $700. The trekking will take half a day and it can be done all year around. Only 8 people will be allowed to go for trekking on any given day. 

Depending on your schedule, we arrange trips from 3 days to 14 days trips and for clients that are time short, we will arrange a fly in and out trip. 

Accomodation within bwindi Impenetrable ranges from Mid range to luxury lodges. All depends on budget and preferences. 

After gorilla trekking you can get immersed in other excursions like the Batwa community for a  cultural visit and nature walk.

Itinerary: 

3 day bwindi impenetrable forest  

The package includes

  • Full time experienced safari guide and his associated expenses
  • Cost of all ground transportation and fuel
  • Accommodation and meals
  • Airport transfers to and from
  • Gorilla permit ($700)
  • Bottled Drinking Water

Day 1: Kampala – Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

After an early breakfast, the journey takes us south-westwards passing through the equator in Masaka – Mbarara town known as the ‘land of milk’. It’s time for us to stretch and have an early one hour lunch break. As we drive, catch sights of cattle akin to this land, the long horned cows of Ankole.  We shall pass through the large vast flat savannah lands to the amazing hilly slopes of Kigezi and finally to the impenetrable forest home to the world’s endangered Mountain Gorillas. Dinner and overnight in the forest.

Day 2: Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi

Wake up early enough to the great forest sounds of the African Jungle for your breakfast.  With our packed lunch, we go for the pre- trek update from the rangers who will tell you what to expect in the Jungle. Your trek can last anything from three to eight hours. After your highly experiential Gorilla trek, we believe in giving back to the community. We shall participate in a village walk with all proceeds of this walk going directly to the locals. During you dinner, you will openly talk about your experiences in the jungle with other travelers. Dinner and overnight in the forest.

Day 3: Drive Back To Entebbe Airport Or Kampala

A wake up call from the jungle creatures ushers you to a new day with a hot delicious breakfast waiting for you. We then tress back our journey to Kampala with Lunch in Mbarara and another coffee break.


Second Itinerary:

4 Day Bwindi Impenetrable Forest package includes:

  • Full time experienced safari guide and his associated expenses
  • Cost of all ground transportation and fuel
  • Accommodation and meals
  • Airport transfers to and from
  • Gorilla permit ($700)
  • Bottled Drinking Water

Day1: Entebbe – Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park

Have breakfast and after meet the safari guide and after transfer to Bwindi Forest National Park via Masaka highway with en-route lunch at Agip Motel. After continue to the park waiting for the gorilla trekking tours and overnight stay at

Mahogany Springs Lodge/Buhoma Haven Lodge/Rushaga Gorilla Camp

Day2: Gorilla Trekking Holiday

Breakfast and after go for gorilla trek in the jungle and after return to the park headquarters for your gorilla trekking certificate and after relax at the lodge.

Day3: Gorilla Trek Safari – Lake Bunyonyi

Have breakfast and after enter into the jungle again for gorilla trekking holidays in the mist and after return to the office for the gorilla trek certificate and after transfer to Lake Bunyonyi for overnight stay at Bunyonyi Bird Nest    

Lodge/Arcadia Cottages

Day4: Lake Bunyonyi – Entebbe

– Have breakfast and after embark the safari vehicle and transfer back to Entebbe. Meal plan: H/B – End of services Inclusions:

– Ground transportation

– Accommodation and meals

– En-route lunch

– Gorilla permits, $ 700 USD each

– Full day English speaking guide Mineral drinking water Exclusions:

– The air fares, Visa, porter fees while trekking the gorillas, laundry, expensive drinks..