Luxury Gorilla Tour
About the 5 Day Luxury Gorilla Tour Uganda
5 Day luxury gorilla tour Uganda focuses on mountain gorilla trek. This African luxury safari in Uganda goes to Bwindi. The luxury gorilla tour Uganda starts and ends in Entebbe.
This 5 days luxury gorilla tour Uganda can be an extension of another tour in Africa. The 5 day luxury gorilla tour Uganda makes use of luxury accommodation. This is both in Kampala and Bwindi Forest. On this luxury gorilla tour Uganda you will enjoy luxury in the wild.
5 Day Luxury Gorilla Tour Uganda Highlights
Find the 5 day luxury gorilla tour Uganda highlights include:
- Gorilla trekking
- Cultural experience
- Great topography
- Nature walk
The 5 day luxury gorilla tour Uganda itinerary below:
Detailed 5 Days Luxury Gorilla Tour Uganda
Day 1: ENTEBBE – KAMPALA
You will be met on arrival at Entebbe International Airport. This is by our Uganda safari rep who will receive you. He will brief you on the 5 Day luxury gorilla tour Uganda. This will be followed by a short transfer to Kampala.
Spend the rest of the day at leisure. You will overnight at the Kampala Serena Hotel. Here you are booked on bed and breakfast basis.
Day 2: KAMPALA - BWINDI IMPENETRABLE NATIONAL PARK
You will start your luxury gorilla tour Uganda with an early breakfast. Our driver guide will be ready for pick up at 0530 hrs. Enjoy a short transfer to Entebbe International Airport.
You will be in time for the 0700 hrs flight to Kihihi or Kisoro. You will be met on arrival and transferred to your Bwindi luxury accommodation. Enjoy some rest before embarking on a village tour. This will take you to the Batwaa villages.
You will return to your lodge for lunch and afternoon at leisure. Dinner and overnight will be at Gorilla in the Mist Lodge.
About Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park, a prime Uganda safaris destination. It is located in southwestern Uganda, with thick vegetation like its name suggests.
It is the true African jungle with droplets of the sun coming through the think forest cover. This gives you a feeling of being in paradise with zero pollution from several emissions.
The Bwindi Impenetrable Forest was declared a UNESCO World Heritage site in 1994. This is because of its rich diversity in hosting different flora and fauna. It is also home to half of the worlds remaining mountain gorillas.
The park covers an area of 321 km2 of which is forested with some areas being covered by bamboo and shrubs. The forest lies on steep slippery valleys with ridges and hilltops.
The weather in Bwindi is chilly because of the immerse canopy. You are advised to carry some warm clothing for evenings. You also need long sleeved shirts/trousers for trekking.
You need to be in good physical condition to go up and down the terrain. It lies at an altitude between 1160 m-2607 m above sea level.
Day 3: BWINDI IMPENETRABLE NATIONAL PARK
Start your 5 days luxury gorilla tour Uganda with an early breakfast. You will be transferred to Bwindi Forest National Park headquarters. This will be at 0800 hrs in time for briefing on the gorilla trekking. Later with an armed ranger, a guide and porters, embark on the trek.
Trekking gorillas will have you walk up in the dense rain forest. You will go through different animals’ trails allowing access to tourists. Mountain Gorilla trekking is an inspiring and wonderful adventure which one can’t miss.
The giant apes are shy and peaceful animals. An encounter with the gorilla is an unforgettable experience to watch and photograph. Later you will have the afternoon at leisure. Your dinner and overnight will be at Gorilla in the Mist Lodge.
Day 4: BWINDI NATIONAL PARK – KAMPALA
You will start luxury gorilla tour Uganda day with an early breakfast. This will be followed by a transfer to Kisoro Airstrip. You will be in time for the 0825 hrs flight to Entebbe.
On arrival at 1135 hrs, our driver guide will pick you up. This is the day you will enjoy a city tour of Kampala. You will later be dropped off at your luxury hotel in Kampala. This is booked on bed and breakfast basis.
Day 5: DEPARTURE
Breakfast will begin the last day of your luxury gorilla tour Uganda. Depending on your departure time, enjoy a transfer to Entebbe. You will be at the airport in time for your departure flight.
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5 Day Luxury Gorilla Tour Uganda Costs
The 5 Days Luxury Gorilla Tour Uganda cost includes
- Accommodation with meals as per program
- Bottled water
- All Park Entrance Fees
- Private safari-vehicle
- An English speaking guide
- Flight Entebbe – Bwindi - Entebbe
- 1 X Uganda gorilla permit
- Government taxes
- Lots of fun and African sunshine
The 5 Days Luxury Gorilla Tour Uganda cost does not include
- Items of personal use
- All drinks, beverages and alcohol other than what is served at breakfast
- Deviation from the Itinerary
- Tips and porterage
What you carry for your 5 Days Luxury Gorilla Tour Uganda Safari:
- Sun glasses
- Camera gear
- Heavy and light clothes
- Sturdy hiking boots