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 where you stay for one night.

Time permitting, we can arrange for additional activities within Entebbe (extra cost applies). Contact us for more information.

Overnight: 2 Friends Beach Hotel (Bed and Breakfast)

 

Day 2: Kibale Forest National Park

This morning you will enjoy a scenic journey to Kibale Forest.

**Light aircraft flight options are available at additional cost.

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

Overnight: Turaco Treetops (Full Board Plus – Dinner, Bed, Breakfast, Lunch and Activities)

 

Day 3: Kibale Forest National Park

Spend the morning searching for the famous chimpanzees of Kibale Forest. It should be noted that because chimpanzees move quickly through the trees sightings are not guaranteed, however, Kibale Forest is the most reliable location.

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

Overnight: Turaco Treetops (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

Today, journey to Bwindi National Park; passing the equator line marker where you will stop for a photo opportunity and rest break.

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

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

 

Day 5: Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

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

In the afternoon, you may wish to browse the craft markets, walk to the river or visit the local school and orphanage. There is no additional cost for these activities.

Overnight: Mahogany Springs Lodge (Full Board Plus – Dinner, Bed, Breakfast, Lunch 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(M)

Price

From: USD $3,750 per person (based on 2 people sharing March-May 2020)

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

** Optional: Upgrade the Chimp trek to a full day trekking/habituation experience at extra cost.

Price Includes

 Private transfers in a 4×4 Landcruiser vehicle

 Accommodation with all meals

 1 x glass of wine with dinner (per person) at Mahogany Springs.

 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

 Drinks

 Tipping

 Laundry

 Any other services not listed

Talk to a Specialist

Make changes to this itinerary, combine or add new destinations, upgrade your accommodation or simply let us build a trip from scratch for you.

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