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4 Days Exciting Gorilla Trekking

NASMUS 001: 4 Days Exciting Gorilla Trekking Adventure

Highlights: Lake Mburo National Park | Bwindi Forest National Park | Kamapala

Duration: 4 days / 3 Nights

Trip starts: Kampala, Uganda

Trip ends: Kampala, Uganda

Overview

Spend four-days in Uganda exploring the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and the Lake Mburo National Park, spotting wildlife and experiencing a magical gorilla trek. Begin your adventure in Uganda in the country's capital - Kampala as you drive to the picturesque Lake Mburo National Park for a night of exploration and wildlife-viewing. Continue your journey to the Bwindi National Park where you can enjoy the unforgettable experience of observing gorillas in their natural habitat.

DayDescriptionAccommodation
Day 01:

Lake Mburo National Park

Drive to lake Mburo, lunch enjoy a boat ride in the lake. Major attractions: Hippo, Impala, Zebra, Leopard.

Mantana Tented camp/ similar. Meal plan HB
Day 02:

Bwindi Forest National Park

Explore Bwindi, picnic lunch and overnight major attractions: Forest and Gorillas

Engagi Lodge / similar. Meal plan FB
Day 03:

Bwindi Forest National Park

Observe Gorillas in Bwindi forest. major attractions: Forest and Gorillas

Engagi Lodge / similar. Meal plan F
Day 04:

Kampala / Depart

Depart back to Kampala

Depart, end of itinerary

Day1: Visit Lake Mburo National Park

Set out this morning from Uganda's capital, Kampala, and drive westwards through rolling hills and traditional villages to the peaceful Lake Mburo National Park. As you drive through the park to the Mantana Tented Camp keep an eye out for wildlife. Enjoy a delicious lunch before embarking on a game-viewing activity on a boat cruise of Lake Mburo to see hippo and varied birdlife, or alternatively, set out on a game drive searching for impala, zebra, and leopard. Dinner and overnight stay at Mantana Tented Camp/ similar. Meal plan half board.

Day 2: Explore the Bwindi National Park

Begin your day early, and set out on a guided walking safari of the Lake Mburo National Park. Return to camp for breakfast before making your way to the stunning Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. As you travel, you’ll pass through small villages and past beautiful scenery. Stop en route at a scenic spot to enjoy a picnic lunch before continuing on through the park to the simple and comfortable Engagi Lodge. After checking in, enjoy a refreshing sundowner drink in the bar area as you take in the view from the wooden deck. Overnight stay at Engagi Lodge/ similar. Meal plan full board.

Day 3: Observe gorillas in the Bwindi Forest

This morning you'll set out on your memorable gorilla trek in Bwindi. Make your way through the mountain forest in search of gorillas, and experience the thrill of observing these primates as they eat, rest and play in their natural habitat. Return to Engagi Lodge where you'll have time to freshen up before enjoying a hearty dinner. Overnight stay at Engagi Lodge/ similar. Meal plan full board.

Day 4: Returm to Kampala

Enjoy an early breakfast before departing the Bwindi Forest for the journey through the beautiful landscape of Uganda back to Kampala. Stop en route to enjoy a picnic lunch at a scenic spot and to take photos at the Equator crossing.

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Includes / Excludes

Includes:

  • Ground transport in private 4WD safari vehicles
  • English speaking driver/guide
  • Entrance fees and ranger fees for national parks
  • Boat ride on Lake Mburo
  • Ranger guided nature walk
  • Meet with Gorillas, the "Gentle Giants" of Bwindi!
  • Game viewing in Lake Mburo National park

Excludes:

  • Meals not mentioned
  • Drinks
  • International and local flights
  • Tips/gratuities
  • Entry visas and fees
  • Items of a personal nature and any other not mentioned above
  • Ground transport in private 4WD safari vehicles
  • Game drives on the northern bank of the Nile
  • Visit Budongo Forest for a pleasant walk in the tropical rainforest
  • 3 nights at Nile Safari Camp on full board basis
  • Boat cruise on the Nile
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