3 Day Gorilla Trekking

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The Gorilla hiking tour is great for people and budget customers who have limited holiday season. The tour travels via Kabale where one can relish the picturesque sight of Lake Bunyonyi and the mountains. Lake Bunyoni in south-west Uganda surrounded by mountains and is also believed to be one of the greatest lakes in Africa, likely the most beautiful in Africa dotted with numerous islands. The climax of this tour is the fascinating Gorilla trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable forest park. This rainforest is habitat to over half of their mountain gorilla population in the world - home to over 326 endangered mountain gorillas, making it Uganda's leading Gorilla safari landscape.



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  • Day 1: Drive to Lake Bunyonyi

    We will pick you up and escort you to your lodging. After a hearty lunch, we'll start your trip to a few of the most beautiful location in Uganda: Lake Bunyonyi. It signifies a location with many little birds. Along the way, you shall have views of these Ugandan mountains' terraces. This region is known as the "Switzerland of Uganda." After we reach Lake Bunyoni, there'll be a boat ride to 'Punishment Island,' the most famous from the 29 islands at the lake. Our tour guide will inform us about the history behind the name, as well as the events which took place on the island. You'll also be shot bird viewing so you can enjoy in the sight of all these varied species of birds that roam in the forests, an exciting activity for bird and nature enthusiasts!

     

    • Pick up on arrival

     

    • Lunch at accommodation

     

    • Reach Lake Bunyoni

     

    • Boat trip to ‘Punishment Island’ – one of the main attractions in the lake.

     

    • Chance to go bird watching and witness the several hundreds of birds that live beside the lake.

     

  • Day 2: Gorilla Trekking

    You drive to Bwindi national park for the upcoming gorilla trekking and will get up very early. Trekking for the Mountain Gorilla is one of the most exciting wildlife adventures in the world. The trek will take between 2 and 6 hours but is well worth the effort. You'll be led by an experienced ranger who will tell you facts about fauna and flora as well as the lifestyle of the Gorillas. After that, you'll get the opportunity to go for a short bird watching safari, having the chance to encounter more than 348 species of creatures in the woods. There's also the lake Munyanga walk, that supplies a beautiful sight of birds mingling with primates -- an image that you can remember for a lifetime.

     

    • Drive to Bwindi National Park

     

    • Go for the gorilla trek and be educated on the endangered mountain gorilla species

     

    • Explore the different variety of birds in the birdwatching safari

     

    • Take part in the river Munyanga walk and come across the beautiful interactions of primates and birds

     

  • Day 3: Drive to Entebbe

    After breakfast, we will begin our trip back. Cross the equator and also have time to shoot photographs at the equator. You may purchase a couple of souvenirs and have a fast picnic lunch. You will then be driven to Entebbe airport to catch your flights back home.

     

    • Drive back to Kampala

     

    • Pass by the equator

     

    • Buy souvenirs from local shops for everlasting memories

     

    • Arrive at the airport to board your departing flight back home

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