Uganda Gorilla Habituation Experience – 5 days
Embark on a 5-day journey to the Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in Uganda and engage in the remarkable gorilla habituation experience. Trek through dense forests, spend valuable time observing and interacting with the gentle giants and gain a deeper understanding of their behavior. This itinerary is designed to provide an immersive and enriching encounter with gorillas while ensuring your comfort and safety throughout.
Day 1: Arrival in Entebbe
Transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Upon your arrival at Entebbe International Airport, our representative will welcome you and assist with your transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Enjoy the scenic drive through the rolling hills of Uganda, dotted with picturesque villages. Arrive at your lodge in the afternoon, check in, and relax, preparing for the upcoming gorilla habituation experience.
Day 2: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park – Gorilla Habituation Day 1
Wake up early and head to the park headquarters for a briefing on gorilla habituation. Join experienced trackers and researchers as you venture into the forest in search of a gorilla group undergoing habituation. Spend the day observing their behavior, documenting data, and learning about their interactions. This thrilling and exclusive experience will deepen your appreciation for these magnificent creatures.
Day 3: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park – Gorilla Habituation Day 2
Continue the gorilla habituation experience, venturing into the forest for a second day with the gorilla group. This extended encounter allows you to develop a deeper understanding of their social structure, feeding patterns, and conservation efforts. Capture unforgettable moments on camera, guided by experts who will share their knowledge and insights.
Day 4: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park – Community Engagement
Take a break from gorilla activities and immerse yourself in the local community surrounding Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Engage with community members, participate in cultural activities, and learn about their way of life. This interaction provides a unique opportunity to understand the intersection of conservation, culture, and community development.
Day 5: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park – Departure
After breakfast, bid farewell to the enchanting world of gorillas as you transfer back to Entebbe International Airport for your departure flight. Reflect on the incredible experience, the memories made, and the impact of your contribution to gorilla conservation.
End of Safari
- Service of an English-speaking professional driver/guide.
- Transport whilst on safari in a 4×4 safari Land cruiser with pop-up roof for game viewing.
- All transfers upon arrival and departure as in the itinerary.
- Full Board Accommodations whilst on safari.
- All park entrance fees are as per the itinerary.
- All game drives as detailed in the itinerary.
- Drivers’ salary and allowances plus park fees for driver and vehicle.
- Government taxes & levies.
- Complimentary bottled drinking water whilst on safari.
- International & internal flights.
- Airport arrival or Departure taxes.
- Tips and gratuities to driver/guide, hotel/camp and restaurant staff, and room service.
- Items of a personal nature i.e., telephone/internet usage, laundry.
- Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, etc.
- Change in itinerary/accommodation rather than those specified.
- Activities, visits, and tours that are not mentioned in the package.
- Extra Expenses, insurances, Visa’s & validity of travel documents.
- Extra drinks and meals that are not mentioned in the package.
- Easter/Festival/High season/New Year’s supplements as per lodge/hotel policy.