If you have gone searching on the internet for the best gorilla trekking destination, i am sure most of the blogs recommended Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Bwindi is a world heritage site and can be best visited in 3 days for a gorilla tracking experience. This luxury 3 days flying gorilla trekking safari features a top notch experience in Bwindi. It was designed for clients who prefer the most comfortable experience as they take on their Uganda safaris Adventure.
3 Days Flying Gorilla Safari Overview
If you prefer to rule out the 9 hours road drive to Bwindi by opting for a flight, this package favors you. Scheduled and chartered flights are available and will save you 7 hours of time. The approximate travel time to Kihihi Airstrip by flight is 1 to 2 hours. This 3 Days Flying Gorilla Safari also features some of the finest safari lodges in Bwindi. Please check out the day by day plan below.
Day 1: Transfer to Bwindi by Flight
This day you transfer to Kihihi Airstrip by flight and connect to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park by road after. You will spend less than 2 hours travelling. When you reach Kihihi, you will have an evening experience with the Batwa Community and head to your lodge for an overnight after. Stay at Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge, Mahogany Springs Lodge or Chameleon Hill Lodge.
Meal Plan: Lunch and Dinner
Flying Time: 2 Hours Max
Day 2: Mountain Gorilla Trekking
This is the day you bond with mountain gorillas in the forests of Bwindi. Early in the morning, you will transfer to your briefing point before proceeding to the forests under the accompaniment of armed game rangers. Please note that gorilla trekking can take up to 8 hours but on a lucky day only 2 hours. All this depends on how long you take to locate the gorillas.
When you find the gorillas, you have 1 hours to bond with them. This is the moment you take photographs and create memories in the wild. After this magical hour, you will now return to your safari lodge, have late lunch, relax a bit and have an evening nature walk around Bwindi.
Stay at Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge, Mahogany Springs Lodge or Chameleon Hill Lodge.
Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 3: Transfer to Kampala and Departure
This is the last day of your safari. You will catch up with your return flight to Kampala and spend another 2 hours flying. When you reach Entebbe, you will tour places like the Botanical Garden and Uganda Wildlife Education Center before driving back to the airport to catch up with your flight back home.
Meal Plan: Breakfast and Lunch