This Bwindi Gorilla Safari takes you to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, which lies in South Western Uganda in the districts of mainly Kanungu and Kisoro. Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is home to more than a half of the existing mountain gorillas in the world. Gorilla safaris are very popular here but also, the rain forest offers great opportunities for birders. This tour starts in Entebbe or Kampala - Uganda and drives through the southbound route with beautiful sceneries that you can enjoy along the countryside.
This safari can be done as a flying safari whereby you can fly from Entebbe International Airport to Kisoro or Kihihi Airstrips from where you will be picked and transferred to your lodge near Bwindi impenetrable National Park.
Entebbe / Kampala to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Your tour guide will pick you up from Entebbe or Kampala, brief you about your safari and henceforth drive to Bwindi with lunch en-route. Arrival in the evening in time for dinner and overnight.
In Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Morning transfer to the gorilla briefing point at the park headquarters. Thereafter, enter the jungle to track the gorillas. A close encounter face to face with the largest primate of Africa is a remarkable experience you will ever have in life!
Bwindi to Kampala / Entebbe
Drive back to Kampala or Entebbe or drop off at the airport if having an onward journey.
You can also drive to Kigali, Rwanda and fly out although this will require you to have an East African visa.
Lastly, you can opt to take a one-way flight from Bwindi to Entebbe to avoid the 10 hrs+ drive.