3 Day Flying Gorilla Trekking Safari to Bwindi National Park

3 Day Flying Gorilla Trekking Safari to Bwindi National Park

Cost of 3 Day Flying Gorilla Trekking Safari to Bwindi National Park

Price: $1,727.00

 per person sharing

Rates are per person and based on 2 people sharing 1 room

Excluding international flights (from/to your home country)

Accomodation: Relaxed & Luxurious Engagi Lodge

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It is now possible to fly in to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park for gorillas with the new services of Aerolink.

 

If you have less time but want to track gorillas, then our 3 Day Flying Gorilla Trekking Safari to Bwindi National Park is the best for you.

 

Aerolink operates two flights from Entebbe International Airport to Kihihi Airstrip which is just a one and a half hours drive to Buhoma region of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.

Overview of 3 Day Flying Gorilla Trekking Safari to Bwindi National Park

One of Africa’s major highlights is when you encounter these gentle apes. It is a humbling experience to stand just meters from man ’ s distant cousins as they eat rest, play and bond with their young ones.

Follow the mountain gorillas as they range freely in the impenetrable forest, and discover their gorgeous natural habitual and the many species they share it with. Fly into the Bwindi impenetrable forest.

Engagi Lodge is a relaxed and luxurious lodge on the boundary line of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest (Just next to the starting point of trekking the gorillas).

Engagi Lodge offers its guests luxury accommodation in eleven spacious cottages, each providing the perfect setting to relax after an exciting day of trekking.

The well-appointed cottages all have solar-powered lighting, en-suite bathroom with hot and cold water and flush toilets and individual verandahs offering excellent views of the unspoiled tropical rainforest.

The main lodge includes a restaurant, bar, lounge and campfire area overlooking the forest. The rooms are solar lights. Charging of batteries can only be done in the central reception area.

 

Detailed Itinerary of 3 Day Flying Gorilla Trekking Safari to Bwindi National Park

Day 1: Fly in from Entebbe to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

On your first day of 3 Day Flying Gorilla Trekking Safari to Bwindi National Park, get up to an early breakfast at your hotel before the shuttle transfers you to Entebbe airport for at 0645 for check in.

 

The scheduled flight will depart at 0745 and arriving Kisoro airstrip at 0850. The lodge vehicle will be waiting to transfer you to the lodge (1hr 30minutes drive). At the lodge, check - in.

 

Take walk around the lodge after lunch to visit the Batwa /Pygmy community to see how they live.

 

Main destination: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

 

Accommodation: Engagi Lodge. Relaxed Luxurious lodge bordering Bwindi NP without fences

 

Meal plan: Lunch & Dinner

Day 2: Gorilla Tracking In Bwindi Forest - Fly in gorilla tracking safari

After an early breakfast on your second day of 3 Day Flying Gorilla Trekking Safari to Bwindi National Park, depart to the starting point for briefing about your gorilla trekking adventure after which you will be led by experienced gorilla trackers on the slopes of the volcanoes.

 

You will start from the site where the gorillas were encountered the day before and from here the gorilla tracking begins.

 

Although the hike can be physically demanding, the anticipation of the exciting experience ahead is amazing, and the beauty of the gorilla forest and its inhabitants are fascinating.

 

Main destination: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

 

Accommodation: Engagi Lodge. Relaxed Luxurious lodge bordering Bwindi NP without fences

 

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 3: Fly out from Bwindi Impenetrable National Park to Entebbe

After breakfast on your last day of 3 Day Flying Gorilla Trekking Safari to Bwindi National Park, transfer from the lodge at 0730 to the airstrip for the 0930 flight back to Entebbe International airport.

 

Arrival time will be 1155 hrs. Continue to the departures counter for your home bound international flight.

 

Main destination: Entebbe International Airport

 

Meal plan: Breakfast

End of  3 Day Flying Gorilla Trekking Safari to Bwindi National Park

Included

  • Park fees (for non-residents)
  • Gorilla permits (one per person, non-resident)
  • All activities (unless labeled as optional)
  • All accommodation (unless listed as upgrade)
  • A professional driver/guide
  • All transportation (unless labeled as optional)
  • All flights during the tour
  • All Taxes/VAT
  • Roundtrip airport transfer
  • Meals (as specified in the day-by-day section)
  • Drinking water (on all days)

Excluded

  • International flights (from/to home)
  • Drinks
  • Visa fees

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