Uganda escorted tour
The Uganda escorted tour will give you a lifetime wildlife experience. You will be escorted by a great tour guide who is highly knowledgeable about Uganda. Our tour guides have got the required certification to carry out safaris in Uganda. In addition, our tour guides have the passion for tourism in Uganda. You will be escorted very well. Uganda is blessed with many natural attractions. During the visit to the country, it is possible to participate in gorilla trekking, chimpanzee trekking, game viewing and other activities.
During this escorted tour, you will be taken to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park for gorilla trekking. We welcome any suggestion from our tourists. Should you want to customize this safari for more destinations, we shall make the necessary adjustments to fulfill our desires.
Gorilla trekking is an awesome and lifetime opportunity. During this gorilla trekking event, you shall take a road trip to the park. The road trip usually takes 9 hours however if you want to fly to Bwindi, it is possible to fly from Entebbe international airport up to Kihihi airstrip which is the nearest airstrip to the park.
We shall pick you up from Entebbe International airport to your hotel before the start of the tour
Day 1: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Very early in the morning, at around 6am, our tour guide will visit your hotel where the tour guide will pick you and transfer you to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. It takes approximately 9 hours to drive to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park however the journey is always exciting. Along the way, you will make a stop at the Equator and after wards, you will continue driving to the rolling savannah hills where you will see large cattle farms. You surely enjoy the greenery along the route. Upon arrival in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, you will be transferred to your lodge where you will have meals, relax and enjoy the evening.
Day 2: Gorilla trekking
Early in the morning, our tour guide will pick you up from the lodge and drive you to the park headquarters where you will receive the best briefing about the gorillas. Afterwards, you will be allocated the gorilla group to trek. There are currently 19 gorilla groups that are open for gorilla trekking. After being allocated the gorilla group, you will start trekking by moving into the Bwindi impenetrable forest in search of the gorilla group under the guidance of an armed park ranger. The park rangers are knowledgeable about gorillas. They can easily read several signs left behind to ascertain the current location of the gorillas. After 1 to 8 hours of trekking, you will be able to spot the gorillas. Upon spotting, you will be allocated 1 hour to be around the gorillas. You will stand at least 10 metres away from them. This will be the highlight of your travel. It will joy unspeakable to witness these gentle and rare wild creatures. Later, you will return to the park headquarters where you will receive your gorilla trekking certificate and afterwards, you will be driven back to the lodge for an awesome evening.
Day 3: return to Kampala
After breakfast, you will be driven to Kampala to mark the end of this tour. However it is possible to extend this safari for more destinations such as Queen Elizabeth National park, Murchison falls National Park.
The tour includes:
Transportation to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Guide fees, meals, Gorilla permit, Accommodation
The tour excludes
Tipping of any kind, buying souvenirs, drinks apart from those served on meals, Air ticket, Visa Fees, Travel insurance