Description

Day 1: Pick up and Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park

You will be picked up by our guide from your hotel in Entebbe or Kampala and will be transferred to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park which is a home to the endangered mountain gorillas and various bird species.

You will have lunch en-route at Igongo Cultural centre and proceed to the park arriving in the evening in time for dinner and overnight.

Accommodation: Mahogany springs (Luxury), Volcano lodge (Mid-range), Buhoma community rest camp (Budget)
Meal Plan: All meals

Day 2: Gorilla Tracking

You will assemble at the park headquarters for briefing from the park rangers after breakfast ahead of gorilla trekking.

Proceed for gorilla trekking in the forest that may last 2-6 hours depending on the movement of the animals.

Meet and stay with the animals for a maximum of one hour, then descend to the park headquarters and then to your Lodge for lunch and relaxation.

In the evening, you may go for community walk in the nearby Batwa community, where you will be entertained and given tales of their unique culture.

Dinner and overnight at Mahogany Springs/ Volcano lodge (Mid-range)/Buhoma community rest camp(Budget).

Accommodation: Gorilla Forest camp (Luxury), Mutanda Lake Resort (Mid-range), Broadbill Forest Camp (Budget)
Meal Plan: All meals

Day 3: Lake Bunyonyi boat trip

You will be transferred to Lake Bunyonyi after breakfast enjoying great scenery views enroute. Lake Bunyonyi is said to be the second deepest lake in Africa and it is the deepest in Uganda.

It is safe for swimming with no animals therein. The lake is endowed with 29 islands.

You have lunch at the lodge and thereafter go for a guided motorised boat trip across the lakes lasting about 2 and a half hours.

You will return to the lodge for dinner and overnight

Accommodation: Birdnest @Bunyonyi (Semi-luxury), Arcadia cottages (Mid-range) and Crater Bay cottages (Budget)
Meal plan: All meals

Day 4: Transfer back to Kampala or Entebbe

You will be transferred back to Kampala or Entebbe after breakfast with lunch enroute. Accommodation for tonight isn’t included in the trip package.

Note:

  • Gorilla permits cannot be reserved, they can only be bought after a down payment depending on the availability and the time of your booking.
  • Accommodations depends on availability and is only reserved after your booking. In case the suggested accommodations are not available on your preferred dates, alternatives shall be booked after consulting with you.

Make an inquiry on megawildsafaris@gmail.com or call us on +256 784 544 072 or +250 785 152 797 or +254 757 020 013.