4 Days Gorilla Trekking Uganda

Durations

5 Days

Difficulty

Easy

Min Age

16

Price From

$1,367

About Our 4-Day Gorilla Trekking in Uganda Tour

From the moment you arrive in Entebbe, our expert guides will ensure your comfort as you traverse the scenic landscapes of Uganda.

Trek through the lush Bwindi Impenetrable National Park to meet majestic mountain gorillas, soak in the rich flora and fauna, and then unwind by the picturesque Lake Bunyonyi.

Your extraordinary journey concludes with a visit to the Mpambire Drum Makers, leaving you with lasting memories of Uganda’s diverse culture and breathtaking beauty.

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Pricing Table

Number of Guests Price Accommodations
1 $2,470 Single
2 $1,722 Double
3 $1,367 Double/Single

Included / Excluded

To help you plan your trip, we have put together a list of what’s included and what’s not included in your tour package. This will give you a clear understanding of what to expect and help you make any necessary arrangements before your journey begins.

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Day By Day Itinerary

Arrival at Entebbe airport and transfer to your accommodation in Entebbe or Kampala.

Stay: Gorilla Neighbour Guest House BB

 Your Penny Safari guide will pick you up and start your journey to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. You will enjoy many scenic views as you travel and you will have a stopover at the Equator for some photos and experiments, have lunch in Mbarara and after proceed to the park and check in at your lodge. You will relax for that evening and prepare for the gorilla trek the next day.

Stay: Ruhija Community Rest Camp BB

Breakfast early in the morning, and after proceed to the park headquarters for a briefing about the dos and don’ts of gorilla trekking. The rangers will lead you to start the search for the mountain gorillas. You will as well enjoy the flora and fauna of this park, and spend some ample time with these big giants. 

After meeting the gentle giants, you will go back to the lodge for a quick late lunch and after you start your transfer to Lake Bunyonyi and enjoy scenery viewing along the Lake in the evening.

Stay: Byoona Amagara

You will proceed with your departure back to Kampala and have a stopover at Mpambire Drum Makers to experience the actual process of making the drums, arriving in Kampala late evening. Your guide will either drop you at any hotel of your choice or at the airport, depending on your flight time.

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FAQs About Gorilla Trekking Tour

Gorilla trekking can be moderately strenuous. While it’s generally accessible to most fitness levels, it’s essential to consult with your doctor and let us know about any physical limitations.

The best time is during the dry season, from June to September and December to February. The gorillas are easier to spot as they stay closer to the trails.

Permits are typically not included in the tour cost. We assist you in obtaining permits, and we recommend booking them well in advance due to limited availability.

You’ll need sturdy hiking boots, rain gear, long-sleeved clothing, a daypack, and a reusable water bottle. We provide a detailed packing list upon booking.

Yes, gorilla trekking is safe with experienced guides. Follow their instructions, maintain a respectful distance, and you’ll have a safe and memorable encounter.

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    8 Left Lane, Entebbe, UG

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