Highlights

* Crater lakes tour and guided walk

* Chimpanzee trekking in Kibale Forest

* Walking tour of Bigodi wetland sanctuary

* Gorilla trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

* Community / cultural village tour in Bwindi. Unique cultural encounters / browse the craft markets

* One-way light aircraft flight Bwindi-Entebbe

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Entebbe

On arrival into Entebbe you will be met and assisted to your hotel.

*Time permitting, we can arrange for additional activities. Contact us for more information. 

Overnight: Best Western Garden Premier Hotel (Bed and Breakfast)

 

Day 2: Fort Portal

After breakfast, sit back and relax on this scenic journey to Kibale Forest.

Enjoy an afternoon guided tour of the crater lakes region and communities.

Overnight: Kyaninga Lodge (Full Board Plus – Dinner, Bed, Breakfast, Lunch and Activities)

 

Day 3: Fort Portal

Today you will trek the chimpanzees. Kibale Forest offers the most reliable sightings, however, due to the speed of the chimpanzees, sightings cannot be guaranteed.

In the afternoon, embark on a guided nature tour of Bigodi Wetland Sanctuary, home to a variety of birds and small primates.

Overnight: Kyaninga Lodge (Full Board Plus – Dinner, Bed, Breakfast, Lunch and Activities)

**Upgrade to a full-day with the chimps on the habituation experience and follow them from waking to nesting. Extra cost applies.

 

Day 4: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

This morning you will transfer to Bwindi National Park.

Your journey takes you past the equator line marker where you will stop for a photo opportunity and rest break at the cafe.

In the afternoon, enjoy a guided community tour, or choose to have a cookery lesson or basket weaving lesson at the Ride 4 A Woman Homestay (pre-booking required for the lessons).

Overnight: Bwindi Lodge (Full Board Plus – All Meals, Local Drinks and Activities)

 

Day 5: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

Enjoy the wildlife encounter of a lifetime as you trek the majestic mountain gorillas.

In the afternoon, browse the craft markets, walk to the river or visit the local school and orphanage.

Overnight: Bwindi Lodge (Full Board Plus – All Meals, Local Drinks and Activities)

 

Day 6: End of Itinerary

After breakfast you will be transferred to the airstrip. Depart on a short light aircraft flight back to Entebbe where you continue with your onward arrangements.

For those with late flight departures, we would be happy to help arrange additional activities (extra cost applies).

Tour Code

WBU6(L)

Price

From: USD $4,630 per person (based on 2 people sharing March-May 2020)

** Please contact us for pricing on other months or for solo traveller rates.

Price Includes

 Private transfers in a 4×4 Landcruiser vehicle

 Accommodation with all meals

 House wines, spirits and beers at Bwindi Lodge

 1 x Gorilla trekking permit per person

 1 x Chimpanzee trekking permit per person

 Crater lakes drive and community tour

 Community walk in Buhoma or optional cookery / basket weaving lesson

 One-way light aircraft flight to Entebbe

 Bottled water in vehicle

 Park fees, VAT and emergency medical evacuation cover to private hospitals within Uganda.

Price Excludes

 International Flights

 Visas

 Travel Insurance

 Tipping

 Laundry

 Any other services not listed

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