Day 1: Transfer to Bwindi impenetrable forest national park
You will be picked up from an agreed location or your hotel in Kampala and transfer to Bwindi impenetrable forest national park with a stopover at the equator for the experiment and photos and another stopover in Mbarara town for lunch arriving Bwindi in the evening. Dinner and overnight at Ichumbi Gorilla Lodge
Day 2: Gorilla Trekking – Bwindi
You will enjoy early morning breakfast and transfer to the park headquarters with your packed lunch and bottled drinking water for briefing by the park ranger guides at 7:00am. After briefing, you will start your gorilla trekking journey accompanied by the ranger guides in search of the mountain gorillas; this takes 2 to 8 hours depending on the movement of the gorillas.
However, the guides will try to find them from where they were last seen the previous day! You will spend 1 hour with these gentle giants and later return to your lodge to refresh and relax. In the evening, you can do an optional community tour around Bwindi for a Rwanda cultural experience. Dinner and overnight stay at Ichumbi Gorilla Lodge as above.
Day 3: Transfer back to Kampala
Breakfast will be served early and embark on your journey back to Kampala with lunch en-route in Mbarara town, arriving Kampala in the afternoon. Drop-off at your hotel or place of abode in Kampala
This Gorilla trek starts from 1,150 USD per person for a minimum of 2 people including Gorilla permits.