The 3 days Gorilla Trekking Uganda is an exceptional safari itinerary that takes into the isolated bombo forest of East Africa to trek gorillas of Mgahinga Gorilla National Park. Gorilla trekking safari brings you close to a family of wild mountain gorillas in the deep misty jungle of Uganda’s Mgahinga National Park which is utterly magical safari experience their sheer beauty, brown and soulful brown eyes and their extraordinarily gentle demeanor. Take note, one hour spend with these gentle creatures will change your whole life experience.

Mgahinga Gorilla National Park is one of Uganda’s smallest national parks, located in southwestern region in Kisoro district bordering with Rwanda and Democratic Republic of Congo. The park is home to mountain gorillas which ca be trekked in two habituated gorilla families namely Nyakagezi and Hirwa but Nyakagezi gorilla family is the one currently available for trekking on a daily.

Safari Highlight of 3 Days Gorilla Trekking Uganda

Day 1: Transfer to Mgahinga Gorilla National Park

Day2: Gorilla Trekking

Day3: Depart to Entebbe or Kampala

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Transfer to Mgahinga Gorilla National Park

Depending on your point of location our driver guide will pick you up and drives you to Mgahinga National Park, a drive which takes between 8 to 9 hours. Although the driving journey is quite long but worth it because you get to enjoy the beautiful countryside scenery with some of the most scenic landscapes ranging from beautiful plantations, hills, all you have to do is to keep your cameras near you and if you need your driver to stop, he will stop to take some pictures.

You will have stopover at the Equator crossing at Kayabwe for picture taking and water experiment, visit craft shops and then proceed to drive to Mbarara town for lunch. After lunch, you will embark on your scenic drive to Mgahinga Gorilla National Park. Arrive in the late afternoon.

Meal plans; B, L&D

Day 2: Gorilla Trekking

After early morning breakfast, your driver guide with drive you to the park headquarters for briefing from the park guides. Remember to carry packed lunch from the lodge, drinking water because you never know trekking may take too long to find the gorilla family. As your searching of the habituated Nyakagezi gorilla family, you will have chances of spotting various bird species and primates. Once you allocate the gorilla group, you are allowed an hour to stay with them capture videos and photography. Dinner and overnight stay.

3 Days Gorilla Trekking Uganda
Gorilla Trekking in Uganda

Meal plan: B, L&D

Day 3; Transfer back to Kampala or Entebbe

You will wake up on lazy morning, have breakfast and check out of the lodge. Your driver guide will start the drive to back Kampala with en route lunch. Upon your arrival to Kampala, you will be dropped to your hotel or at Entebbe International Park for your flight departure. 3Days Gorilla Trekking Uganda.

Safari includes;

Knowledgeable English-speaking guide

Gorilla trekking @ 700pp

Full board accommodation

4×4 WD safari van

Pick up and drop off

Bottle water on safari

Gorilla trekking permits

Safari excludes;

Airport ticket and Visas

Personal expenses like crafts, drinks, tips, laundry service.

 Extra meals and drinks

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