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BWINDI

3 DAYS FLYING SAFARI TO BWINDI NATIONAL PARK

Intro

Bwindi Impenetrable National Park has been ranked and won a number of accolades from CNN, and National Geographic, because of its outstanding and thriving performance in conserving mountain Gorillas. It is one of the UNESCO World Heritage sites and is best known for Mountain Gorillas. Arguably, Bwindi and Mgahinga National Park inhabit half of the remaining mountain Gorillas. If you love apes, Uganda, especially Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, is the Place to track Gorillas. This park is located in the southwest corner of Uganda and the distance between Bwindi and Kampala is 415km and approximately 7-9hrs drive. In order to save time and avoid long hours on the road you can fly to Bwindi from Kampala, the Capital of Uganda.

INCLUSION

Drinking water on board,  Park and site entrance fees, Gorilla permits, Full board accommodation, Airport/Airstrip transfers (Pick up and drop-offs), Ground transportation while in Uganda, Meals as described in the itinerary,  Driver guide fees, All domestic flight

EXCLUSIONS

International flight ticket, Visa Fees, Porter fees (People to help carry your bag in case you’re unable to carry it while in the field),  Laundry,  Tips, Alcoholic drinks and drinks off meal time,  Personal expenditures on phones

DAY 1 FLY TO BWINDI FROM KAJJANSI AIRSTRIP
Have breakfast at the hotel, after breakfast we will proceed to Kajjansi Airfield for a flight to Kihihi in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park located in southwestern Uganda believed to inhabit more than half of the remaining Mountain Gorillas. This flight takes approximately 1hr45mins. On arrival to Kihihi airstrip, you will be picked up by your safari guide who will transfer you to the Lodge in Buhoma. Have lunch and after lunch you may decide to visit the batwa communities who are one of the indigenous people in Uganda.
Overnight stay: Buhoma Lodge/Bwindi Gorilla Lodge (Luxury) Meal plan full Board (Lunch and Dinner)

DAY 2 TRACK GORILLAS IN BWINDI

On this day after breakfast you will head to the Briefing point before the Gorilla Trek early in the morning. Activities of the day will majorly include; Mountain Gorilla tracking, Nature walks. This activity may take 3 or more hours, this includes 1 hour with the Gorillas upon sighting them.  It’s a life time experience which one should ever miss if they can.
Overnight stay: Buhoma Lodge or Bwindi Gorilla lodge Meal plan full Board (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

DAY 3 BWINDI - ENTEBBE 

Breakfast in the morning, after breakfast you will be picked and transferred from Buhoma to Kihihi airstrip for a return flight to Kajjansi airstrip. On arrival at Kajjansi airstrip our staff member will pick you up from Kajjansi to Entebbe for departure.
Meal Plan Half Board (Breakfast, Lunch)