Uganda honeymoon tour
The Uganda honeymoon tour will take you to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park for an Ultimate gorilla trekking experience. We know that honeymoons need to be special and this is why we want to take you to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Bwindi Impenetrable Park hosts gorillas which are one of the rare and endangered wildlife species on earth. Mountain gorillas are only present in Uganda, Rwanda and Congo. Trekking gorilla is cheaper because the gorilla permit costs $700 compared to that of Rwanda which goes for $1500. You will experience a wonderful honeymoon experience during the visit to Bwindi. There are luxury lodges in the area which have breathtaking views and serene environments. The lodges offer exceptional hospitality services. Although we suggested gorilla trekking for your honeymoon, we are always ready to listen to your travel plans. Should you want to visit another national park in Uganda during your honeymoon holiday, we will make the desired adjustments to fulfill your demands.
We have to options of visiting Bwindi: Most luxury tourists use either road transport or air transport. It is possible to fly to Bwindi Impenetrable National park thanks to the Kihihi airstrip which serves the park. By road transport, you will have to travel for about 9 hours however it is always interesting since you will have stop at the Equator and another attractions.
During this tour, you will be accompanied by a great tour guide who is highly knowledgeable about gorilla trekking. Our tour guides have been to Bwindi countless times. They have helped a number of our guest to have a successful gorilla trekking experience and we are certain that you will have a marvelous experience.
We always notify the lodges that you plan to stay in that you are on honeymoon and the lodges always offer customized services to their honeymoons. It is easy to get surprised with a simple gift.
About airport pickup, we shall pick you up from Entebbe International airport to your hotel in Kampala or Entebbe.
Day 1: Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National park
On this day, you will be transferred to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. If you are to fly to Bwindi, our tour guide will visit your hotel where you will be picked and transferred to Entebbe International airport such that you take a flight to Bwindi. By road, our tour guide will pick you up from your hotel and drive you to Bwindi. The road trip takes approximately 9 hours. Upon arrival, you will check in you lodge, have meals and prepare for the next day gorilla trekking journey. The sunset in Bwindi is remarkable-Seeing the sunlight fading away from the forested area feels great. In the evening, you will be served with the perfect dinner.
Day 2: Gorilla trekking day
On this day, you will visit the park for gorilla trekking. On tour guide will pick you up from the lodge and transfer you to the Bwindi park headquarters where you will be briefed about the gorilla trekking experience. you will be offered with all the information that you need to know about gorilla trekking. After wards, you will be grouped in a team of eight tourists and each team will be allocated a gorilla to trek. There are about 19 gorilla groups in Bwindi. After, you will start trekking through the thick forest in search of the gorilla. You will be accompanied by an armed park ranger who is highly knowledgeable about gorilla trekking. The park ranger will already know about the previous gorilla group location and using various left behind by the gorillas, the park ranger will approximate the particular location where to find the gorillas. Trekking through Bwindi usually takes 1 -8 hours. After trekking gorillas, you will be allocated 1 hour to be with the gorillas and during that time, you will witness various instinctive and non-instinctive behaviors of the gorillas. After that, you will return to the park headquarters and later on, you will be driven back to the lodge.
Day 3: Return to Kampala
After breakfast, you will start your journey back to Kampala or Entebbe International airport however if you want to visit more national parks like Queen Elizabeth National park, Lake Mburo National park, and other parks; we shall make the necessary adjustments to fulfill your travel plan.
The tour includes:
Transportation to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Guide fees, meals, Gorilla permits, Accommodation
The tour excludes
Tipping of any kind, buying souvenirs, drinks apart from those served on meals, Air ticket, Visa Fees, Travel insurance