Uganda 4 days Gorilla tracking and volcano climbing: A perfect mountain gorillas trekking safari package in Uganda’s Bwindi Impenetrable National Park with another opportunity to see over 10 other primates including chimpanzees, black and white colobus, red tailed monkeys, etc. this tour takes you gorillas trekking to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, with another opportunity to track the endangered mountain gorillas and to see over 10 other primates including chimpanzees, black and white colobus, red tailed monkeys, etc. Bwindi Impenetrable NP is a natural world heritage site.
Hikers will love it, with the gorilla excursion as a high point of your safari! The gorilla excursion can take from 2 up to 8 hours. Expect to walk along distance in steep and muddy conditions, sometimes with rain overhead, before you encounter any gorillas. A good physical condition is recommended. For conservation purposes, time spent with the gorillas is limited to one hour. We shall also have hike one of the 3 volcanoes in the area.
Day 1: Briefing on the safari, transfer to Entebbe international airport for your flight to Bwindi impenetrable Forest, southwestern Uganda for your gorilla trek. We should be at the airport at exactly 06:00hrs check in and the plane leaves at exactly 07:00hrs t southern Bwindi and at Kisoro you will be picked there by our company driver who will take you for your accommodation.
Day 2: Gorilla trekking (Bwindi Impenetrable NP), Tracking the Mountain Gorillas and other primates Today enjoy gorilla tracking in Bwindi. After breakfast, proceed for the morning briefing before enjoying the highlight of the trip- Gorilla trekking, which may last the entire day. We trek the gorillas through the rainforest and bamboo covered slopes, accompanied by a guide and trackers, in search of a mountain gorilla family. The walking can sometimes be tough and long, but when you catch a glimpse of the magnificent silverback, any discomforts will be quickly forgotten. When the gorillas are sighted, visitors will be guided to within 6 metres from the gorillas, sit around them for a whole hour while gazing into their big round eyes.
Day 3: Volcano climbing Depart early in the morning and get ready to climb one of the three volcanoes within the Mgahinga Gorilla National Park and go with your parked lunch: Mgahinga Gorilla National Park is located in the southwestern corner of Uganda. The Park covers the northern slopes of the three northernmost Virunga Volcanoes: Mt. Muhavura (4127m), Mt. Gahinga (3474m), and Mt. Sabinyo (3645m). The Park is about 10km south of Kisoro and is bordered to the south by Rwanda and to the west by the Democratic Republic of Congo. Each of these countries protects its own portion of the Virungas, in the Parc National des Volcans and Parc National des Virunga respectively. The three parks together form the 434 sq km ‘Virunga Conservation Area’.
Day 4: Depart from the Gorilla Tracking Park, Flight to Kampala Early breakfast before embarking on our return to Kampala, your driver/guide will transfer you in time to the airfields either Kisoro to catch your flight back to Entebbe/Kampala.image1 Up on arriving at Entebbe, you will meet us there to transfer you to Kampala or Entebbe. But if your flight back home is on that day we shall just come to welcome you back and see how your tracking went and other services. Please note that all international flights require 2 hours prior to departure.