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At Crowned Crane Safaris we value every minute you spend with us discovering Uganda the Pearl of Africa as we take you for this 5 Days Bwindi Gorilla Safari Uganda Wildlife Tour to Queen Elizabeth National Park.

On this 5 Days Bwindi Gorilla Safari Uganda Wildlife Tour we encounter Queen Elizabeth National Park and Bwindi Impenetrable National Park you will be delighted by this experience of beautiful wildlife while in Queen Elizabeth National Park thereafter proceed to the Home of the rare mountain gorillas Bwindi Impenetrable National Park for an awesome gorilla trek.

5 Days Bwindi Gorilla Safari Uganda Wildlife Tour

Itineraries

Day 1

Arrival Entebbe and Transfer to Kampala.

On this 5 Day mountain gorilla trekking Uganda tour starts with a pick up by the company driver who will transfer you to Kampala city for a Night at Cassia Lodge/ Forest cottages (Lodge facility) or Red Chili Hideaway Kampala (Budget facility) for overnight stay. Meal plan: Dinner

Day 2

Drive from Kampala city to Queen Elizabeth National Park Boat cruise

This 5 Days Bwindi Gorilla Safari Uganda Wildlife Tour starts with a pick up from hotel or area of residence and drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park via Kasese and Fort portal.

Make the first stop over for Lunch in Fort portal which is at the foot of mount Rwenzori and After lunch, proceed to Queen Elizabeth National park to catch up with evening boat cruise along the Kazinga channel which will enable you to see the beautiful scenery of the park.

While on your 2 hours Boat cruise you will have an opportunity to see Hippos, African Buffaloes, Kobs, African Elephants, warthogs and many others.

On the Boat you will have a chance to spot very many species of birds and later check in at the lodge and early enough for Dinner and overnight at Mweya Safari Lodge which is located at the peninsular (upmarket lodge) or Bush Lodge /Ihamba Safari Lodge (Midrange and Budget Options) hence making this 5 Day mountain gorilla trekking Uganda tour amazing. Meal Plan Lunch and Dinner

Day 3

Queen Elizabeth NP Morning Game drive and Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.

This 5 Days Mountain Gorilla Trekking Tour Uganda starts with a cup of coffee at the Lodge and set off for morning game drive along Kasenyi and Queens Mile that makes visitors encounter African Elephants, African Buffaloes, Water bucks, Warthogs, African Lions, Uganda Kobs, lakes and a variety of birds.

Thereafter drive through the Ishasha Sector, do short game drive in search for Tree Climbing Lions, before proceeding to Bwindi forest, hence experiencing a great 5 Days Bwindi Gorilla Safari Uganda Wildlife Tour.

Dinner and overnight stay at Bwindi/Buhoma Lodge or Mahogany Springs Lodge (Upmarket facility) or Silverback Lodge ( Midrange Lodge) or Buhoma community Camp (Budget facility) Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 4

Mountain Gorilla Trekking Adventure

The 5 Day mountain gorilla trekking tour Uganda starts with an early breakfast at the lodge before your guide drives you to the briefing point and after you will be handed over to Uganda wildlife Guides who will take you to encounter the rare mountain Gorillas.

For those who will not be strong enough we advise you to go with porters who will help you to carry your backpacker to erase the difficulties of the potentially strenuous trek.

Mountain gorilla trekking Uganda experience is a difficult experience but quite rewarding and worth doing it and after spending some time with gorillas in the jungle, you will return to the lodge very tired depending on how the day was, have time to relax at the lodge share photos with your friends and other guests at the lodge, hence marking unforgettable mountain gorilla trekking Uganda tour in Bwindi forest.

Dinner and overnight stay at Bwindi/Buhoma Lodge or Mahogany Springs Lodge (Upmarket facility) or Silverback Lodge (Midrange Lodge) or Buhoma community Camp (Budget facility) Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 5

Drive from Bwindi Impenetrable National Park to Kampala/Entebbe

As we mark an end to this 5 Day mountain gorilla trekking Tour Uganda, we drive back to Kampala city or Entebbe via Mbarara for Lunch and then another enroute stop over at Equator line Uganda before your evening departures back Home hence hoping to host you again so soon. Meal Plan Breakfast and Lunch End of services.

  • Airport transfers Transportation by a 4 x 4 safari vehicle with Pop Up roof,
  • One Gorilla permit per person,
  • Accommodation and meals as per the Itinerary,
  • Two Game drive Two hour boat trip along Kazinga channel,
  • Park fees Driver/guide allowance,
  • Enroute lunches Ranger guide fees Airport transfers on return.
  • Porter sand walking stick,
  • Local and international flights,
  • Personal Travel insurance,
  • Visa Fees of $50,
  • Drinks and Meals not mentioned in trip plan,
  • Cigarettes,
  • Staff tips.